Did Nascar get sold?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Chip Ganassi has sold his NASCAR team to Justin Marks, owner of Trackhouse Racing, and will pull out of the nation’s top stock car series at the end of this season. Ganassi fields two cars in the Cup Series but will transfer his North Carolina race shop and all its assets to Marks for 2022.

Who currently owns NASCAR?

The privately owned company was founded by Bill France Sr. in 1948, and his son, Jim France, has been the CEO since August 6, 2018. The company is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida. Each year, NASCAR sanctions over 1,500 races at over 100 tracks in 48 US states as well as in Canada, Mexico, and Europe.

Is NASCAR being sold?

Richard Petty Motorsports will sell a majority interest in its iconic NASCAR team to GMS Racing owner Maury Gallagher, the teams announced Wednesday. Gallagher’s team announced in the fall its plans to run a full-time entry in the Cup Series in 2022.

Who just sold their NASCAR team?

8, or within 14 days thereafter. Team owner Chip Ganassi announced in late June the sale of his NASCAR operation to Trackhouse Racing owner Justin Marks and his team at the end of the season. The final race of the season is scheduled for Nov. 7.

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Did Pitbull buy a NASCAR team?

Earlier this week, Trackhouse Racing acquired Chip Ganassi’s NASCAR business. Yes, that’s the team Pitbull co-owns. … On Wednesday, Marks and his co-owners (yes, including the guy with the catchphrase and the sunglasses) announced their acquisition of Chip Ganassi Racing’s NASCAR program.

Who owns the 77 car in NASCAR?

Spire Motorsports announced today that Stewart Friesen will drive the team’s No. 77 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE in his NASCAR Cup Series debut in the Food City Dirt Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Who owns the 13 car in NASCAR?

Casey Mears in the No. 13 at the 2013 Toyota Owners 400.

Car No. 13 results.

Year 2012
Driver Casey Mears
No. 13
Make Ford
1 DAY 25

Is Chip Ganassi getting out of racing?

Chip Ganassi sold his NASCAR team to Justin Marks, owner of Trackhouse Racing, and declared Wednesday that he will pull out of the nation’s top stock car series at the end of this season. … “I’m not out of racing, I’m just out of NASCAR,” Ganassi said. “I still have an IndyCar team. I still have an IMSA sports car team.

Did Chip Ganassi Racing get sold?

NASCAR garage of the Chip Ganassi Racing team has been sold

In June 2021, it was announced that Trackhouse Racing acquired the NASCAR portion of Chip Ganassi Racing. CGR still operates a second race shop.

Is Chip Ganassi getting out of NASCAR racing?

There is no single reason Ganassi is leaving NASCAR and he is certainly not leaving racing. Alex Palou’s championship in September in his first season of IndyCar with Ganassi was Ganassi’s 14th in American open wheel racing. Six of the sport’s legends have won titles for Ganassi.

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Who owns the 99 NASCAR?

Trackhouse Racing Team

Owner(s) Justin Marks (Trackhouse Entertainment Group) Armando Christian Pérez
Base Concord, North Carolina
Series NASCAR Cup Series
Race drivers 1. Ross Chastain 99. Daniel Suárez

Who owns Suarez NASCAR?

Daniel Suarez is in his fifth season in the NASCAR Cup Series and his first driving for the new Trackhouse Racing team co-owned by Justin Marks and music star, Pitbull. Suarez previously ran for Gaunt Brothers racing in 2020, Stewart Haas Racing in 2019, and two seasons with Joe Gibbs Racing before that.

Who owns Trackhouse racing?

Trackhouse Racing Team

Team founder and owner, Justin Marks, will be fielding the No. 99 Chevrolet Camaro this season with 2016 NASCAR Xfinity Series champion, Daniel Suarez, behind the wheel.