Jordan has been a pitchman, an NBA team owner and a tequila connoisseur — and on Sunday, with Wallace at the wheel, he makes his official debut as a NASCAR team owner with 23XI Racing in the Daytona 500.
How much did Michael Jordan invest in NASCAR?
Here’s What You Didn’t Know About the $150 Million Michael Jordan NASCAR Team Purchase – Speed Society.
Who currently owns NASCAR?
The privately owned company was founded by Bill France Sr. in 1948, and his son, Jim France, has been the CEO since August 6, 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.
Why did Dodge leave NASCAR?
Despite designing a Gen-6 car, Dodge stepped away from the sport after Brad Keselowski’s 2012 championship. The American automaker pulled its support, unable to find a flagship team to replace the departing Penske Racing.
Who owns the NASCAR number 23?
|Owner(s)||Michael Jordan Denny Hamlin|
|Base||Mooresville, North Carolina|
|Series||NASCAR Cup Series|
|Race drivers||23. Bubba Wallace|
Who owns NASCAR 23?
One of the three new teams entering the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season was announced late last season when Joe Gibbs Racing driver Denny Hamlin decided to partner with longtime friend and NBA legend Michael Jordan. That led to the creation of 23XI Racing, which then confirmed Bubba Wallace as the driver of the #23 car.
Who owns the 13 car in NASCAR?
Casey Mears in the No. 13 at the 2013 Toyota Owners 400.
Car No. 13 results.