Michigan II: Richard Petty Motorsports statement on Paul Menard

Statement From Richard Petty Motorsports Regarding Paul Menard Concord, N.C. (August 11, 2010) -- Richard Petty Motorsports issued today the following statement in regards to the announcement that Paul Menard, driver of the No. 98 Menards Ford...

Statement From Richard Petty Motorsports Regarding Paul Menard

Concord, N.C. (August 11, 2010) -- Richard Petty Motorsports issued today the following statement in regards to the announcement that Paul Menard, driver of the No. 98 Menards Ford Fusion, will depart the team in 2011.

"We have enjoyed having Paul Menard and the Menard family as a part of the Richard Petty Motorsports team this season," said NASCAR Hall of Famer and team owner Richard Petty.

"Paul is in the middle of his best season of competition in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and we feel like our strong commitment to him and that team in addition to the great support from Ford Racing has been a major part of that," added Foster Gillett, managing partner and team owner. "With 14 races to go, we expect the No. 98 team to finish just as strong as it started this year."

-source: rpm

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Richard Petty , Paul Menard
Teams Richard Petty Motorsports