Paul Menard Phoenix test notes 2008-03-03

Paul Menard Quickest at Phoenix International Raceway PHOENIX, Ariz. (Mar. 4, 2008) -- With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Phoenix International Raceway for a two day test, Paul Menard and the No. 15 Menards/Dale Earnhardt Inc. team turned...

Paul Menard Quickest at Phoenix International Raceway

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Mar. 4, 2008) -- With the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Phoenix International Raceway for a two day test, Paul Menard and the No. 15 Menards/Dale Earnhardt Inc. team turned in the fastest lap of 46 drivers over the course of three sessions on Monday.

"The car feels good," Menard said following the morning session. "We ran both COT races here last year and now with the ability to test for a full day, I'm really looking forward to the race in April."

Menard's lap of 131.186mph clocked in at 27.44 seconds.

Menard followed up his fast time in the morning session with the 12th quickest lap (27.77 seconds) in the afternoon session and the 19th quickest lap (27.80 seconds) in the evening session.

His morning lap remained the fastest lap run all day at Phoenix International Raceway.

-credit: mr

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Series Monster Energy NASCAR Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Paul Menard