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Past Champions of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series





Year  Driver/ Owner/ Crew Chief    Make        Wins    Earnings

2009  Jimmie Johnson               Chevrolet      7   7,339,630
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Chad Knaus

2008  Jimmie Johnson               Chevrolet      7   7,354,860
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Chad Knaus

2007  Jimmie Johnson               Chevrolet     10   7,646,420
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Chad Knaus  
	       
2006  Jimmie Johnson               Chevrolet      5   8,909,140
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Chad Knaus
	  
2005  Tony Stewart                 Chevrolet      5   6,987,530
      Owner: Joe Gibbs
      Crew Chief: Greg Zipadelli
	  
2004  Kurt Busch                   Ford           3   4,200,330
      Owner: Georgetta Roush
      Crew Chief: Jimmy Fennig
	  
2003  Matt Kenseth                 Ford           1   4,038,120
      Owner: Mark Martin
      Crew Chief: Robbie Reiser
	  
2002  Tony Stewart                 Pontiac        3   4,695,150
      Owner: Joe Gibbs
      Crew Chief: Greg Zipadelli
	  
2001  Jeff Gordon                  Chevrolet      6   6,649,080
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Robbie Loomis
	  
2000  Bobby Labonte                Pontiac        4   4,041,750
      Owner: Joe Gibbs
      Crew Chief: Jimmy Makar
	  
1999  Dale Jarrett                 Ford           4   3,608,829
      Owner: Robert Yates
      Crew Chief: Todd Parrott
	  
1998  Jeff Gordon                  Chevrolet     13   6,175,867
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Ray Evernham
	  
1997  Jeff Gordon                  Chevrolet     10   4,201,227
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Ray Evernham
	  
1996  Terry Labonte                Chevrolet      2   4,030,648
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Gary DeHart
	  
1995  Jeff Gordon                  Chevrolet      7   2,088,460
      Owner: Rick Hendrick
      Crew Chief: Ray Evernham
	  
1994  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      4   1,465,890
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Andy Petree
	  
1993  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      6   1,326,240
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Andy Petree
	  
1992  Alan Kulwicki                Ford           2     907,510
      Owner: Alan Kulwicki
      Crew Chief: Paul Andrews
	  
1991  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      4   1,029,060
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Kirk Shelmerdine
	  
1990  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      9   1,307,830
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Kirk Shelmerdine
	  
1989  Rusty Wallace                Pontiac        6     860,990
      Owner: Raymond Beadle
      Crew Chief: Barry Dodson
	  
1988  Bill Elliott                 Ford           6     812,775
      Owner: Harry Melling
      Crew Chief: Ernie Elliott
	  
1987  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet     11   1,041,120
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Kirk Shelmerdine
	  
1986  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      5     868,100
      Owner: Richard Childress
      Crew Chief: Kirk Shelmerdine
	  
1985  Darrell Waltrip              Chevrolet      3     702,298
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Jeff Hammond
	  
1984  Terry Labonte                Chevrolet      2     417,293
      Owner: Billy Hagan
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1983  Bobby Allison                Buick          6     613,700
      Owner: Bill Gardner
      Crew Chief: Gary Nelson
	  
1982  Darrell Waltrip              Buick         12     682,085
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Jeff Hammond
	  
1981  Darrell Waltrip              Buick         12     539,050
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Tim Brewer
	  
1980  Dale Earnhardt               Chevrolet      5     451,360
      Owner: Rod Osterlund
      Crew Chief: Doug Richert
	  
1979  Richard Petty                Chevrolet      5     416,650
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1978  Cale Yarborough              Oldsmobile    10     422,980
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Tim Brewer
	  
1977  Cale Yarborough              Chevrolet      9     385,576
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Herb Nab
	  
1976  Cale Yarborough              Chevrolet      9     294,591
      Owner: Junior Johnson
      Crew Chief: Herb Nab
	  
1975  Richard Petty                Dodge         13     284,980
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1974  Richard Petty                Dodge         10     299,175
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1973  Benny Parsons                Chevrolet      1     114,345
      Owner: L.G. DeWitt
      Crew Chief: Travis Carter
	  
1972  Richard Petty                Plymouth       8     227,015
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1971  Richard Petty                Plymouth      21     309,225
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1970  Bobby Isaac                  Dodge         11     121,470
      Owner: Nord Krauskopf
      Crew Chief: Harry Hyde
	  
1969  David Pearson                Ford          11     183,700
      Owner: Holman-Moody
      Crew Chief: Jake Elder
	  
1968  David Pearson                Ford          16     118,842
      Owner: Holman-Moody
      Crew Chief: Jake Elder
	  
1967  Richard Petty                Plymouth      27     130,275
      Owner: Dale Inman
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1966  David Pearson                Dodge         14      59,205
      Owner: Cotton Owens
      Crew Chief: Cotton Owens
	  
1965  Ned Jarrett                  Ford          13      77,966
      Owner: Bondy Long
      Crew Chief: John Ervin
	  
1964  Richard Petty                Plymouth       9      98,810
      Owner: Richard L Petty
      Crew Chief: Dale Inman
	  
1963  Joe Weatherly                Pontiac        3      58,110
      Owner: Bud Moore
      Crew Chief: Bud Moore
	  
1962  Joe Weatherly                Pontiac        9      56,110
      Owner: Bud Moore
      Crew Chief: Bud Moore
	  
1961  Ned Jarrett                  Chevrolet      1      27,285
      Owner: W.G. Holloway
      Crew Chief: Jr. Bud Allman
	  
1960  Rex White                    Chevrolet      6      45,260
      Owner: White-Clements
      Crew Chief: Louis Clements
	  
1959  Lee Petty                    Plymouth      10      45,570
      Owner: Lee Petty
      Crew Chief: Lee Petty
	  
1958  Lee Petty                    Oldsmobile     7      20,600
      Owner: Lee Petty
      Crew Chief: Lee Petty
	  
1957  Buck Baker                   Chevrolet     10      24,712
      Owner: Buck Baker
      Crew Chief: Bud Moore
	  
1956  Buck Baker                   Chrysler      14      29,790
      Owner: Carl Kiekhaefer
      Crew Chief: Carl Kiekhafer
	  
1955  Tim Flock                    Chrysler      18      33,750
      Owner: Carl Kiekhaefer
      Crew Chief: Carl Kiekhafer
	  
1954  Lee Petty                    Chrysler       7      26,706
      Owner: Lee Petty
      Crew Chief: Lee Petty
	  
1953  Herb Thomas                  Hudson        11      27,300
      Owner: Herb Thomas
      Crew Chief: Smokey Yunick
	  
1952  Tim Flock                    Hudson         8      20,210
      Owner: Ted Chester
      Crew Chief: B. B. Blackburn
	  
1951  Herb Thomas                  Hudson         7      18,200
      Owner: Herb Thomas
      Crew Chief: Smokey Yunick
	  
1950  Bill Rexford                 Oldsmobile     1       6,175
      Owner: Julian Buesink
      Crew Chief: Julian Buesink
	  
1949  Red Byron                    Oldsmobile     2       5,800
      Owner: Raymond Parks
      Crew Chief: Red Vogt