Joe Millikan

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Joseph "Joe" Millikan
Born (1950-04-30) April 30, 1950 (age 69)
Randleman, North Carolina
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career
80 races run over 8 years
Best finish6th – 1979 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season
First race1974 American 500 (North Carolina Motor Speedway)
Last race1986 Nationwise 500 (North Carolina Motor Speedway)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 10 1
NASCAR Xfinity Series career
Best finish45th – 1988 NASCAR Busch Series season
First race1988 Poole Equipment 150 (Orange County Speedway)
Last race1988 Winston Classic (Martinsville Speedway)
Wins Top tens Poles
0 1 0

Joseph "Joe" Milikan (born April 30, 1950 in Randleman, North Carolina) is a former NASCAR Winston Cup race car driver who competed from the 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season to the 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season.

Career[edit]

The majority of Millikan's races were done in Chevrolet vehicles (either Chevrolet Monte Carlo, Chevrolet Laguna, or Chevrolet Impala). However, other races in Joe Milikan's career were done in Pontiac (Pontiac Grand Prix) and Oldsmobile (Oldsmobile Cutlass) vehicles but rarely in Ford (Ford Thunderbird) vehicles. His highest amount of winnings earned was at the 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series with $199,460 ($688,553.11 adjusted for inflation).

Statistics[edit]

  • Races: 78
  • Wins: 0
  • Top-5 finishes: 10
  • Top-20 finishes: 52
  • DNFs: 27

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