NASCAR Driver Championship Summary
Year Monster Energy Series Nationwide Series Camping World Series
2016Jimmie JohnsonDaniel SuarezJohnny Sauter
2015Kyle BuschChris BuescherErik Jones
2014Kevin HarvickChase ElliottMatt Crafton
2013Jimmie JohnsonAustin DillonMatt Crafton
2012Brad KeselowskiRicky Stenhouse JrJames Buescher
2011Tony StewartRicky Stenhouse JrAustin Dillon
2010Jimmie JohnsonBrad KeselowskiTodd Bodine
2009Jimmie JohnsonKyle BuschRon Hornaday Jr
2008Jimmie JohnsonClint BowyerJohnny Benson Jr
2007Jimmie JohnsonCarl EdwardsRon Hornaday Jr
2006Jimmie JohnsonKevin HarvickTodd Bodine
2005Tony StewartMartin Truex JrTed Musgrave
2004Kurt BuschMartin Truex JrBobby Hamilton
2003Matt KensethBrian VickersTravis Kvapil
2002Tony StewartGreg BiffleMike Bliss
2001Jeff GordonKevin HarvickJack Sprague
2000Bobby LabonteJeff GreenGreg Biffle
1999Dale JarrettDale Earnhardt JrJack Sprague
1998Jeff GordonDale Earnhardt JrRon Hornaday Jr
1997Jeff GordonRandy LaJoieJack Sprague
1996Terry LabonteRandy LaJoieRon Hornaday Jr
1995Jeff GordonJohnny Benson JrMike Skinner
1994Dale EarnhardtDavid Green
1993Dale EarnhardtSteve Grissom
1992Alan KulwickiJoe Nemechek
1991Dale EarnhardtBobby Labonte
1990Dale EarnhardtChuck Bown
1989Rusty WallaceRob Moroso
1988Bill ElliottTommy Ellis
1987Dale EarnhardtLarry Pearson
1986Dale EarnhardtLarry Pearson
1985Darrell WaltripJack Ingram
1984Terry LabonteSam Ard
1983Bobby AllisonSam Ard
1982Darrell WaltripJack Ingram
1981Darrell Waltrip
1980Dale Earnhardt
1979Richard Petty
1978Cale Yarborough
1977Cale Yarborough
1976Cale Yarborough
1975Richard Petty
1974Richard Petty
1973Benny Parsons
1972Richard Petty
1971Richard Petty
1970Bobby Isaac
1969David Pearson
1968David Pearson
1967Richard Petty
1966David Pearson
1965Ned Jarrett
1964Richard Petty
1963Joe Weatherly
1962Joe Weatherly
1961Ned Jarrett
1960Rex White
1959Lee Petty
1958Lee Petty
1957Buck Baker
1956Buck Baker
1955Tim Flock
1954Lee Petty
1953Herb Thomas
1952Tim Flock
1951Herb Thomas
1950Bill Rexford
1949Red Byron