Career Chronology: Jamie McMurray
- 1999: He made five starts in the Craftsman Truck Series.
- 2001: Started competing full-time in the Busch Series.
- 2002: Started in the Sprint Cup and won the UAW-GM Quality 500.
- 2003: Began a full time in the Sprint Cup series, won Rookie of the Year.
- 2007: Won the Pepsi 400 at Daytona International Speedway.
- 2009: Won the AMP Energy 500 at Talladega.
- 2010: Won at Daytona 500, Brickyard 400, and Bank of America 500.
- 2013: Won the Sprint Showdown at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
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Career Highlights: Jamie McMurray
- Started his NASCAR career in 2001 in the Busch Series, then the Sprint Cup in 2002 as a substitute, where he made his first win on just his second start.
- He barely beat Kyle Busch at the Pepsi 400 for his second career Cup win. He recharged the lead at the last instant, with a margin of 0.005th of a second.
- On November 1, 2009, he won the AMP Energy 500 at Talladega after leading over 20 laps and taking over David Stremme with just 8 laps to go.
- He is one of only three drivers to win the Daytona 500 and the Brickyard 400 in the same year, alongside Jimmie Johnson in 2006 and Dale Jarrett in 1996.
Biography: Jamie McMurray
Jamie McMurray is currently a professional stock car driver in the NASCAR Sprint Cup for Chip Ganassi Racing in the No. 1 Chevrolet SS. He started the series as a replacement driver for Sterling Martin. His Winston Cup debut was at the SABCO Racing at Talladega. In his second career start as a substitute driver, McMurray won the UAW-GM Quality 500 race over Bobby Labonte and Tony Stewart, considered to be one of the biggest upsets in NASCAR history. In 2003, McMurray joined the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series full-time, where he won Rookie of the Year honors. In 2007, he won the Pepsi 400 at Daytona International Speedway, making his second career victory. He won three races in the 2010 season, including the Daytona 500 and the Brickyard 400, being only one of three drivers to ever do so in the same year. He was short on victories for the next two years until the 2013 season, where he won the Sprint Showdown at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Most recently, in 2015, McMurray was on NBC for the Xfinity Series race at Chicagoland as a guest analyst.
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