NASCAR, or the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, is a privately-owned American auto racing company based in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Who is NASCAR owned by?
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.
|Chairperson||Mike Helton (Vice chairman)|
When was NASCAR private?
NASCAR and ISC merged and went private in 2019, as did Speedway Motorsports.
Is NASCAR actually stock?
Every NASCAR car has a few stock parts—hence the name stock car—but these are strictly cosmetic. A stock part is a part that is made in an assembly line by the manufacturer. The only stock parts are the hood, roof, trunk lid, and front grill. The rest of the car is custom made.
Does the France family still own NASCAR?
NASCAR is wholly owned by the France Family Group that includes Jim France and his niece Lesa France Kennedy. … France, 74, is the chairman and CEO of NASCAR and the son of the late Bill France Sr., who led the formation of the stock car race sanctioning organization in 1947.
What tracks does SMI own?
We own and operate nine first-class racing facilities in four of the top-ten media markets in the United States through our subsidiaries: Atlanta Motor Speedway, Bristol Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, North Wilkesboro Speedway, Sonoma …
Who owns Joliet Speedway?
Chicagoland Speedway is a 1.5 miles (2.4 km) tri-oval speedway in Joliet, Illinois, southwest of Chicago.
|Location||500 Speedway Blvd., Joliet, Illinois 60433|
|Broke ground||September 28, 1999|
|Construction cost||$130 million|