The driver who has made the most money from NASCAR and is the richest is Jeff Gordon.
A NASCAR driver makes more money than a soccer player. NASCAR drivers also make a lot of money from sponsors.
Since 2008 all fines collected from driver's go to The Nascar Foundation charity.
A beginner NASCAR driver does not usually make much money. The driver might sometimes drive without making any money. At other times the driver may make a few thousand, As drivers gain experience and become well known, they make more money.
Salary (from sponsor) + bonuses (from lots of sources) + % of prize money (% differs by driver) = lots of money
For Nascar it's hard to say, but for the Daytona 500 you can win 1.5 million in that one race alone.
It depends on the driver and how much they are under contract for and the sponsors they have on their car. Also, where they place in each race.
7 million plus
The amount of money won by a NASCAR driver in last place will vary from person to person. This is because it depends on their contract.
If you mean money made from their contract, Car owner, Nascar, Sponsors, Bonuses and winnings, it would be Jeff Gordon. This does not include Commercials, personal appearances or merchandising.
They can't. You have to have lots of money to get in to NASCAR car.