TITLE

Bill France

PUB. DATE
June 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/22/92, Vol. 112 Issue 24, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Bill France, creator of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR), died at the age of 82. He organized his first race in 1935; He built Daytona Beach's 2.5-mile high-banked track in 1959; Control of his organization was transferred 20 years ago to his sons.
ACCESSION #
9206221077

 

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