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7 Fast Facts That NASCAR Fans Should Know

NASCAR Was Founded In 1948

The first NASCAR race was held in Daytona Beach at the beach road course in February, 1948.

NASCAR Is International

Live NASCAR races are completed in cities hosted by China, India, Brazil and Russia.

NASCAR Races Are Fast

Each NASCAR engine is built to produce around 900 horsepower and can reach speeds of 240 mph.

There Are Many NASCAR Tracks

There are 39 different NASCAR tracks in The United States and Canada. There is 1 track in Canada and 38 tracks in The United States.

Each Race Gets An Engine

Each race car engine is designed to last one race and they are rebuilt after each race.

Racing Against The Clock

All NASCAR oval races travel counter-clockwise around the track.

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