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NASCAR was started by Bill France in 1947. nascar stands for national association for stock car auto racing. France and some other drivers who wanted to start a racing series gathered together and made rules for nascar.

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How was NASCAR started?

NASCAR was started back in the day when boot Leger's had to out run the police so they would modify their cars and then began racing each other then NASCAR was born

Who made NASCAR?

NASCAR was started by Bill France Sr in 1948.

How old was Richard Petty when he started racing in Nascar?

Richard Petty was 21 years old when he started racing in the Nascar Grand National Series.

How did Nascar get started?

back in the moonshinen days. The cops were chasin the moonshiners. B. France Sr. started Nascar in 1948, many promoters in early racing would run off with the gate proceeds and not pay the drivers, thus Mr. France started Nascar and guaranteed the purses.

Where did NASCAR begin?

NASCAR started in 1947 at Daytona Beach, Florida. Bill France, NASCAR's founder, met other bussinessmen in a Daytona motel. After alot of brainstorming, NASCAR was born.

How many female drivers are there in NASCAR?

There are not many female drivers in Nascar right now. The most famous woman in Nascar is currently Danica Patrick. She started racing in 2005 for Nascar.

Who invented NASCAR racing?

Bill France Sr. *Note: "NASCAR" started out when moonshiners, back after prohibition started racing their cars to see who had the faster car. Bill France Sr. only organized it and gave it the name "NASCAR".

Who were some of the first NASCAR drivers...?

Bill France Sr. and Junior Johnson started Nascar .

How old was Dale Earnhardt Sr. when he started racing in Nascar?

Dale Sr. was 24 years old when he started his first Nascar race on May 25, 1975.

When did Kyle Busch start Nascar Cup Series racing?

Kyle Busch started racing in the Nascar Cup Series in 2004. He started driving full time in 2005.

What age did Dale Earnhardt Jr. start Nascar racing?

Dale Jr. was 21 years old when he started racing in the Nascar Busch Series. He was 24 when he started Cup Series racing.

Who has won the least amount of races in Nascar history?

There have been many drivers since Nascar started that have never won a race.

How many times did Danica Patrick race in Nascar in 2011?

In 2011, Danica Patrick started 12 Nascar Nationwide Series races. She did not race in the Nascar Cup Series.

Was NASCAR started in South Carolina?

No, Daytona Beach, Florida.

What state and country was NASCAR invented?

Nascar stands for national association of stock car auto racing, it was started in the United States of America

When will NASCAR end?

Nascar first started in 1947. They first raced on the beach at Daytona. Nascar has been around For 64 years. It will probably end in 2056 AND racing motorsports will have a new type of racing sport.

What is bootlegging in NASCAR?

Bootleggers were basically moonshine runners. Those that did this started racing their cars against each other, thus NASCAR was unofficially created.

When and where was NASCAR started?

The sanctioning body began in December 1947 in Daytona.

Why did NASCAR racing start?

NASCAR was started as a venture to allow the "moonshine runners" of the mid-Atlantic region a legal showcase to race their souped-up cars. Additionally, NASCAR served as a sanctioning body for these and other races.

How many NASCAR races was Richard Petty in?

From 1958 through 1992, Richard Petty started 1,184 racesin the Nascar Cup Series.

How many NASCAR races has Dale Earnhardt Jr. started?

Through 2013, Dale Jr. has started 505 Nascar Cup Series races and 127 Nationwide races (formerly known as the Busch Series).

Do you have to go to college to become a Nascar driver?

No, as most started in go carts.

Who has started the most Nascar Cup Series races?

Richard Petty with 1,184.

Which Nascar driver has the most career starts in the Cup Series?

Richard Petty started 1,184 Cup Series races, the most in Nascar history.

How did Richard Petty do in his first NASCAR race?

Richard Petty's first Nascar Cup Series race was on July 18, 1958. He started 7th and finished 17th.