Brian France NASCAR CEO Confederate Flag Statement
“NASCAR will maintain its long-standing policy preventing the use of the Confederate Flag in any official position at our events. In all areas that NASCAR controls on a given race weekend, the flag has no presence.
The topic has been under fire in recent months, even more than usual. Recently, NASCAR has asked fans not to display the Confederate Flag. Click here to read the article on the more recent story.
“We have been clear in support of this position throughout our industry and to those across the country who have called for the eradication of the Confederate Flag. We will be as aggressive as possible to disassociate NASCAR events from an offensive and divisive symbol. We are working with the industry right now to achieve that goal.”