The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, LLC (NASCAR) is an American auto racing sanctioning and operating company that is best known for stock car racing. The privately owned company was founded by Bill France Sr. in 1948, and his son, Jim France, has been the CEO since August 2018. The company is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida. Each year, NASCAR sanctions over 1,500 races at over 100 tracks in 48 US states as well as in Canada, Mexico, and Europe.
|Category||Stock car racing|
Sports car racing (IMSA)
|Founded||February 21, 1948|
|Headquarters||Daytona Beach, Florida, U.S. (main)|
Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.
Peter Jung (Vice President, CMO)
|Chairperson||Mike Helton (Vice Chairman)|
|Other key staff|