Menards To Sponsor Brandon Jones In Select Races For 2018 With Joe Gibbs Racing

Joe Gibbs Racing announced on Thursday that Menards home improvement stores along with several of their best vendor partners will be the primary sponsor for Brandon Jones for 10 races in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2018. The No. 19 Menards Toyota Camry will display one partner-specific brand on the hood of the racecar for each of the Menards races. The Menards partnership with Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) follows the recent announcement that Jones will run full-time for JGR in 2018.  Menards joins other JGR sponsors of the No. 19 Toyota…

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Menards To Sponsor Blaney, Pagenaud In 2018 Too

INDIANAPOLIS – It was already announced that Menards would be shuffling it’s sponsorship to the Wood Brothers in NASCAR. Previously with Paul Menard and Richard Childress Racing, Menards will now be the primary sponsor for Menards’ No. 21 Ford for 22 races in 2018. But, what about the other 14? Those will be on Ryan Blaney’s  No. 12 Ford with Team Penske. 

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Motorcraft To Stay With Wood Brothers For 2018

When it was announced that Paul Menard would be joining the Wood Brothers for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, we all knew that it was a perfect situation for the team. Yes, they’d be losing out on a young up and coming driver like they’ve had over the last several years. From Trevor Bayne to Ryan Blaney, the Wood Brothers were well taken care of from Roush/Fenway Racing and now Team Penske. But, with Blaney moving over to a third Penske car for next season and beyond,…

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Menards To Stay with Simon Pagenaud, Penske For 2017

SONOMA, Calif – Earlier this spring, Team Penske announced a deal that Menards would join the team for three races in the upcoming 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season. That though, was a bit of a shocker to John Menard who thought he just had a deal for just the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis as well as the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500. But, Roger Penske surprised him right before the press conference that day and told him he could have his colors on Simon Pagenaud’s ride at…

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Menards Back with Simon Pagenaud For Iowa and Pocono

INDIANAPOLIS – Originally, the Menards and Team Penske deal with Simon Pagenaud was supposed to be just for two races – the Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500. But, on the day of the press conference, team owner Roger Penske added one more race to it, the Kohler Grand Prix in Road America. The reason for that is Menards is based out of Wisconsin and that’s John Menard’s home state. Adding that race was big for the entire company. Last weekend was…

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Menards to Sponsor Simon Pagenaud For 3 IndyCar Races Including 100th Running of Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS – After a 13 year hiatus, the iconic Menards colors are coming back to the Verizon IndyCar Series. From the early 90s through 2003, the bright yellow Menards colors donned open wheel machines as it was one of the most iconic colors in the series. But, with the price to compete in IndyCar going up, Menards bowed out and focused on the NASCAR side of things since. Now, they’re coming back. On Tuesday morning, John Menard and Roger Penske announced a three-race deal that will put Menards sponsorship on Simon Pagenaud’s No. 22 Chevrolet…

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