NASCAR’s First Cup Series Race

The NASCAR Cup series boasts nearly 3,000 races, over 200 winners, and 36 champions across its prominent 75-year history. However, the race that started it remains underexplored. Held on June 19th, 1949, in Charlotte, North Carolina, this pioneering event laid the groundwork for seven and a half decades of stock car racing in the United … Continue reading NASCAR’s First Cup Series Race