Andy Petree Racing quick facts

<pre> * Andy Petree Racing (APR) claimed two victories in the 2001 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season. Bobby Hamilton won Talladega on April 22, claiming Petree's first career victory as a car owner. Joe Nemechek won Rockingham...

<pre> * Andy Petree Racing (APR) claimed two victories in the 2001 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season. Bobby Hamilton won Talladega on April 22, claiming Petree's first career victory as a car owner. Joe Nemechek won Rockingham on Nov. 4. * Returned to the dual role of owner and crew chief in 2000, serving as crew chief for first-year APR driver Joe Nemechek in the No. 33 Oakwood Homes Chevrolet. * Created a multi-car team in 1999 when driver Kenny Wallace and sponsor Square D joined APR as teammates to Ken Schrader in the No. 33 Skoal Chevrolet. Petree turned over crew chief duties on the No. 33 car to Sammy Johns, and hired Jimmy Elledge as crew chief for Wallace's No. 55 car. * As a first-year car owner, he finished 10th in the 1997 Winston Cup car owner point standings. * Purchased Leo Jackson's Winston Cup team on Oct. 1, 1996, becoming owner/crew chief for the No. 33 Chevy. * Led Richard Childress Racing to back-to-back Winston Cup championships in 1993 and 1994 with the late Dale Earnhardt. * Has 25 Winston Cup victories and 10 Bud Pole positions to his credit as a crew chief. * Led driver Harry Gant to four consecutive wins during the month of September in 1991 (Darlington, Richmond, Dover and Martinsville). * Became crew chief for Leo Jackson Motorsports in 1987 at age 28. * Began Winston Cup career in 1982 working as a mechanic for Leo Jackson Motorsports.

Andy Petree's Career Winston Cup Statistics as Car Owner ---------------------------- Year Driver Races Won Top-5 Top-10 DNF Poles Money Won 2001 Bobby Hamilton 36 1 3 7 0 0 $2,246,204 Joe Nemechek 31 1 1 4 6 0 $2,510,720 2000 Kenny Wallace 34 0 1 1 6 0 $1,723,966 Joe Nemechek 34 0 3 9 6 1 $2,105,041 Geoff Bodine 1 0 0 0 1 0 $34,982 1999 Kenny Wallace 34 0 3 5 7 0 $1,416,208 Ken Schrader 34 0 0 6 1 1 $1,939,147 1998 Ken Schrader 33 0 3 11 5 2 $1,907,399 Hut Stricklin 1 0 0 0 1 0 $24,250 1997 Ken Schrader 32 0 2 8 1 2 $1,355,292 1996 Robert Pressley 1 0 0 0 0 0 $4,995 Todd Bodine 3 0 0 0 0 0 $72,780 Totals 274 2 16 51 34 6 $15,340,984

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