NASCAR – National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing

The exclusive organization was established by Bill France Sr. in 1948, and his grandson Brian France has been CEO since 2003.

The organization’s home office is in Daytona Beach, Florida.

NASCAR

NASCAR National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing is an American auto dashing endorsing and working organization that is best known for stock-auto hustling.

Its three biggest or National arrangement are Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, the Xfinity Series, and the Camping World Truck Series.

Globally, its races are communicated on TV in more than 150 nations.

In the 30s, Daytona Beach ended up known as the place to set world land speed records, supplanting France and Belgium as the favored area for arrive speed records, with 8 sequential world records set somewhere in the range of 1927 and 1935.

Source

Stock auto hustling in the United States has its birthplaces in bootlegging amid Prohibition, when drivers ran contraband bourbon made basically in the Appalachian area of the United States. Peddlers expected to disperse their unlawful items, and they commonly utilized little, quick vehicles to all the more likely dodge the police. A significant number of the drivers would change their autos for speed and dealing with, and in addition expanded freight limit, and some of them came to love the quick paced driving down twisty mountain streets.

Established

On March 8, 1936, an accumulation of drivers assembled at Daytona Beach, Florida. The drivers brought roadsters, hardtops, convertibles, and games autos to contend in an occasion to decide the speediest autos, and best drivers. All through the race, the heavier autos got hindered in the sand, while the lightweight Fords explored the trenches of the course, in the end asserting the best 6 completes for the race. Of the 27 autos that began the occasion, just 10 figured out how to survive the trial, as authorities stopped the occasion 10 miles shy of the booked 250-mile remove. Driver Milt Marion was proclaimed the champ, and a youthful Bill France put fifth toward the day’s end.

2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup

The 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is the 70th period of expert stock auto dashing in the United States, and the 47th present day time Cup arrangement season. The season started at Daytona International Speedway with the Advance Auto Parts Clash, the Can-Am Duel qualifying races and the 60th running of the Daytona 500. The standard season will end with the Brickyard 400 on September 9, 2018. The playoffs will end with the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 18, 2018. Martin Truex Jr. is the protecting boss, having won his first in the arrangement.

This is the last season for Kasey Kahne, who declared his expectation to resign from dashing toward the finish of the season.

2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup schedule
DATE LOCATION EVENT TIME NETWORK WINNER
Feb. 18 Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA 500 1PM FOX Austin Dillon
Feb. 25 Atlanta Motor Speedway Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 1PM FOX Kevin Harvick
Mar. 4 Las Vegas Motor Speedway Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube 3:30PM FOX Kevin Harvick
Mar. 11 ISM Raceway TicketGuardian 500 3:30PM FOX Kevin Harvick
Mar. 18 Auto Club Speedway Auto Club 400 3:30PM FOX Martin Truex Jr.
Mar. 26 Martinsville Speedway STP 500 2PM FS1 Clint Bowyer
April 8 Texas Motor Speedway O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 2PM FS1 Kyle Busch
April 15 Bristol Motor Speedway Food City 500 2PM FOX Kyle Busch
April 21 Richmond Raceway Toyota Owners 400 630PM FOX Kyle Busch
April 29 Talladega Superspeedway GEICO 500 2PM FOX Joey Logano
May 6 Dover International Speedway AAA 400 Drive for Autism 2PM FS1 Kevin Harvick
May 12 Kansas Speedway KC Masterpiece 400 8PM FS1 Kevin Harvick
May 19 Charlotte Motor Speedway Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway 8PM FS1 Kevin Harvick
May 27 Charlotte Motor Speedway Coca-Cola 600 6PM FOX Kyle Busch
June 3 Pocono Raceway Pocono 400 2PM FS1 Martin Truex Jr.
June 10 Michigan International Speedway FireKeepers Casino 400 2PM FOX Clint Bowyer
June 24 Sonoma Raceway Toyota/Save Mart 350 3PM FS1 Martin Truex Jr.
July 1 Chicagoland Speedway Overton’s 400 2:30PM NBCSN Kyle Busch
July 7 Daytona International Speedway Coke Zero Sugar 400 7PM NBC Erik Jones
July 14 Kentucky Speedway Quaker State 400 7:30PM NBCSN Martin Truex Jr.
July 22 New Hampshire Motor Speedway New Hampshire 301 2PM NBCSN Kevin Harvick
July 29 Pocono Raceway Gander Outdoors 400 2:30PM NBCSN Kyle Busch
Aug. 5 Watkins Glen International GoBowling at The Glen 2:30PM NBC Chase Elliott
Aug. 12 Michigan International Speedway Consumers Energy 400 2:30PM NBCSN Kevin Harvick
Aug. 18 Bristol Motor Speedway Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race 7:30PM NBCSN TBD
Sept. 2 Darlington Raceway Bojangles’ Southern 500 6PM NBCSN TBD
Sept. 9 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Big Machine Vodka Brickyard 400 2PM NBCSN TBD
Sept. 16 Las Vegas Motor Speedway *South Point 400 3PM NBCSN TBD
Sept. 22 Richmond Raceway *Federated Auto Parts 400 730PM NBCSN TBD
Sept. 30 Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course *Bank of America 500 2PM NBC TBD
Oct. 7 Dover International Speedway *Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series at Dover 2PM NBCSN TBD
Oct. 14 Talladega Superspeedway *1000Bulbs.com 500 2PM NBC TBD
Oct. 21 Kansas Speedway *Hollywood Casino 400 2PM NBC TBD
Oct. 28 Martinsville Speedway *First Data 500 2:30PM NBCSN TBD
Nov. 4 Texas Motor Speedway *AAA Texas 500 3PM NBCSN TBD
Nov. 11 ISM Raceway *Can-Am 500 2:30PM NBC TBD
Nov. 18 Homestead-Miami Speedway *Ford EcoBoost 400 3PM NBC TBD