Live streaming on 2014 Auto Club NHRA Finals Nov. 13-16 Live streaming The Automobile Club of Southern California 2014 NHRA Finals is an annual four-day drag racing event held in November at the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Built in 1951. The Auto Club Raceway at Pomona is a racing facility with a 40,000-person capacity and home to one of the most well known drag strips in North America.
Beginning in 1965, the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA features four different classes of drag racing including pro stock motorcycle races. Part of the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, the Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals is the culmination of the twenty-two race circuit and offers the last opportunity to win the titles of both event and season champion, along with over $100,000 in prize money. Past Automobile Club of Southern California NHRA Finals winners include Del Worsham, Andrew Hines, and Tony Schumacher"
Most NASCAR drivers and team owners have designated drivers for their motorhomes who drive it from track to track. The drivers are also responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the motorhome.
Depending on the location of the event, NASCAR pit crews generally fly private jets. For the tracks on the opposite side of the country they will fly commercial and for the closer tracks they will pile in a van and drive.
They are paid from their winnings and sponsor's.
Salary (from sponsor) + bonuses (from lots of sources) + % of prize money (% differs by driver) = lots of money
Well, that depends on whether they won or not, so it's either victory lane or home.
The race cars are transported from track to track by the race teams haulers.
43 drivers are in one Nascar Sprint Cup Series race.
In a Nascar Cup and Nationwide Series race there are 43 drivers. In a Nascar Truck Series race there are 36 starting drivers.
The most drivers who could race in a NASCAR race is 43 right now. But back in the 40's and 50's it was about 60.
No, they do not need a drivers license to drive a NASCAR race car.
The Nascar Cup Series fields 43 drivers at every race they go to on the schedule.
NASCAR drivers actually wear diapers in case they have to urinate!! If the driver can not wait till after the race they may go in adult size diapers or "depends".
A Nascar drivers pay is determined by how they do in the race. The drivers divide the purse with first and second place drivers being paid the most.
Unlimited can qualify, but only 43 can race.
They currently have a set maximum number of 43 at every race.
It is just a form of celebration.
No. Only the driver does. But a lot of drivers keep their trophies at the race shop.