It’s been almost three weeks since Pitbull — neé Armando Pérez, aka “Mr. Worldwide” — was announced as a co-owner of Trackhouse Racing, joining team founder/co-owner/former driver Justin Marks and newly hired Mexican driver Daniel Suárez, who will be at the wheel of the No.
Does Pitbull have a NASCAR car?
Earlier this week, Trackhouse Racing acquired Chip Ganassi’s NASCAR business. Yes, that’s the team Pitbull co-owns.
How is Pitbull involved in NASCAR?
Pitbull prefers NASCAR Cup Series Race in Nashville over bachelorette parties, and may soon house his race team in Nashville. … He is a partner with the Trackhouse Racing team, which debuted this season in the Cup Series with driver Daniel Suarez in the No. 99 Chevrolet.
Is Pitbull a NASCAR fan?
“I’ve been a fan of Nascar since the movie Days of Thunder when I got a chance to see what it was about,” he said. … “When we first opened SLAM, we had brought a Nascar car to SLAM the first day eight years ago,” he said.
How did Pitbull make his money?
Pitbull is known as the King of pop. He’s popular worldwide and between September 2017 and September 2018 he earned $35 million between touring, endorsements and royalties. That was enough to make him one of the 10 highest-paid rappers on the planet. As of 2021, Pitbull’s net worth is approximately $100 million.
Who now 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.
What happened to Daniel Suarez?
Daniel Suarez had an awful weekend at the NASCAR Cup Series race in Martinsville. After one frustrating incident with William Byron earlier in the race, Suarez was caught up in a big crash that ended his day along with multiple other drivers.