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Series Overview
Formerly Known As: NASCAR Strickly Stock; NASCAR Grand National; NASCAR Winston Cup Series; NASCAR Nextel Cup Series; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Series Founded: 1949 Series active!
Car Style: Full-Body Stock Car Region: National
Quick Stats
Most Wins: Richard Petty (200) Most Titles: Richard Petty,
Dale Earnhardt & Jimmie Johnson (7)
Number of Races: 2498 Number of Drivers: 3130
Project Status: COMPLETE
In January 2016, The Third Turn finished backporting the complete statistical history of the Sprint Cup Series
Season Races Champion Margin Most Wins
1949 8 Red Byron +283 Red Byron & Bob Flock (2)
1950 19 Bill Rexford +110.5 Curtis Turner (4)
1951 41 Herb Thomas +146.2 Fonty Flock (8)
1952 34 Tim Flock +106 Tim Flock & Herb Thomas (8)
1953 37 Herb Thomas +646 Herb Thomas (12)
1954 37 Lee Petty +283 Herb Thomas (12)
1955 45 Tim Flock +1508 Tim Flock (18)
1956 56 Buck Baker +704 Buck Baker (14)
1957 53 Buck Baker +760 Buck Baker (10)
1958 51 Lee Petty +644 Lee Petty (7)
1959 44 Lee Petty +2228 Lee Petty (11)
1960 44 Rex White +3936 Rex White (6)
1961 52 Ned Jarrett +830 Joe Weatherly (9)
1962 53 Joe Weatherly +2396 Joe Weatherly (9)
1963 55 Joe Weatherly +2228 Richard Petty (14)
1964 62 Richard Petty +5302 Ned Jarrett (15)
1965 55 Ned Jarrett +3034 Ned Jarrett & Junior Johnson (13)
1966 49 David Pearson +1950 David Pearson (15)
1967 49 Richard Petty +6028 Richard Petty (27)
1968 49 David Pearson +126 David Pearson & Richard Petty (16)
1969 54 David Pearson +357 Bobby Isaac (17)
1970 48 Bobby Isaac +51 Richard Petty (18)
1971 48 Richard Petty +364 Richard Petty (21)
1972 31 Richard Petty +127.9 Bobby Allison (10)
1973 28 Benny Parsons +67.15 Richard Petty (6)
1974 30 Richard Petty +567.45 Richard Petty & Cale Yarborough (10)
1975 30 Richard Petty +722 Richard Petty (13)
1976 30 Cale Yarborough +195 Cale Yarborough (9)
1977 30 Cale Yarborough +386 Cale Yarborough (9)
1978 30 Cale Yarborough +474 Cale Yarborough (10)
1979 31 Richard Petty +11 Darrell Waltrip (7)
1980 31 Dale Earnhardt +19 Cale Yarborough (6)
1981 31 Darrell Waltrip +53 Darrell Waltrip (12)
1982 30 Darrell Waltrip +72 Darrell Waltrip (12)
1983 30 Bobby Allison +47 Darrell Waltrip & Bobby Allison (6)
1984 30 Terry Labonte +65 Darrell Waltrip (7)
1985 28 Darrell Waltrip +101 Darrell Waltrip (11)
1986 29 Dale Earnhardt +288 Tim Richmond (7)
1987 29 Dale Earnhardt +489 Dale Earnhardt (11)
1988 29 Bill Elliott +24 Rusty Wallace & Bill Elliott (6)
1989 29 Rusty Wallace +12 Rusty Wallace & Darrell Waltrip (6)
1990 29 Dale Earnhardt +26 Dale Earnhardt (9)
1991 29 Dale Earnhardt +195 Davey Allison & Harry Gant (5)
1992 29 Alan Kulwicki +10 Bill Elliott & Davey Allison (5)
1993 30 Dale Earnhardt +80 Rusty Wallace (10)
1994 31 Dale Earnhardt +444 Rusty Wallace (8)
1995 31 Jeff Gordon +34 Jeff Gordon (7)
1996 31 Terry Labonte +37 Jeff Gordon (10)
1997 32 Jeff Gordon +14 Jeff Gordon (10)
1998 33 Jeff Gordon +364 Jeff Gordon (13)
1999 34 Dale Jarrett +201 Jeff Gordon (7)
2000 34 Bobby Labonte +265 Tony Stewart (6)
2001 36 Jeff Gordon +349 Jeff Gordon (6)
2002 36 Tony Stewart +38 Matt Kenseth (5)
2003 36 Matt Kenseth +90 Ryan Newman (8)
2004 36 Kurt Busch +8 Jimmie Johnson (8)
2005 36 Tony Stewart +35 Greg Biffle (6)
2006 36 Jimmie Johnson +56 Kasey Kahne (6)
2007 36 Jimmie Johnson +77 Jimmie Johnson (10)
2008 36 Jimmie Johnson +69 Carl Edwards (9)
2009 36 Jimmie Johnson +141 Jimmie Johnson (7)
2010 36 Jimmie Johnson +39 Denny Hamlin (8)
2011 36 Tony Stewart +TIE Tony Stewart (5)
2012 36 Brad Keselowski +39 Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin & Brad Keselowski (5)
2013 36 Jimmie Johnson +19 Matt Kenseth (7)
2014 36 Kevin Harvick +1 Brad Keselowski (6)
2015 36 Kyle Busch +1 Joey Logano (6)
2016 36 Jimmie Johnson +3 Jimmie Johnson (5)