A NASCAR driver is paid by his or her team owner, as a salary or whatever deal they agree to. Earnings are entirely different, as they includes a driver's winnings, appearances, product endorsements, souvenir sales and possible sponsor payments. I think the highest paid NASCAR driver today is Jeff Gordon.
Well the highest paid Nascar driver is Jeff Gordon. But on the scene of F1 the man hands down is Michael Schumacher. Kimi Raikkonen is at 53 million per year.
A Nascar driver gets paid no matter what position he or she finishes in. Even the last place driver gets a check.
NASCAR's most popular driver didn't even make the Forbes Top 25 list, which ranked four-time Cup champion Jeff Gordon (No. 21) as the highest-paid driver at $24.5 million.
Danica Patrick or Dale Earnhardt Jr.
It depends on they're team and sponsors. They are contracted.
There is not a Nascar driver for Kia.
A Nascar driver will have the best sponsor only if the driver has certain characteristics. For example, the Nascar driver will have to be charismatic and a good driver who is ranked highly.
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.