There are a lot of things that can be said about NASCAR. That they have the most dedicated fans in the sporting world. That it’s by far, one of the most dangerous sports out there. That the fans are nuts. Some may even say that NASCAR shouldn’t be considered a sport.
All of these stereotypes about racing aside, NASCAR is most undoubtedly, known for it’s vast amount of family legacies. Starting all the way at the beginning, on a sandy Daytona beach, the racing gene has been passed down through some of the best names in racing. Legacies like France, Petty, Allison, Earnhardt and now Elliott.
This infographic shows the history behind some of these name and how NASCAR has and always will be a multi-generation sport.