Hendrick Motorsports

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History

One of NASCAR's top associations, Hendrick Motorsports is an American stock vehicle racing group that contends in various NASCAR arrangements. Formerly known as All-Star Racing, the group was founded in 1984 by Rick Hendrick.

Hendrick Motorsports runs four full-time Cup Series cars with the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE. It has now converged with JR Motorsports. They run a few trucks in the NASCAR Truck Series and used to own cars in the Xfinity Series as well.

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The group has hustled vehicles in the past for some unbelievable NASCAR drivers, including Hall of Famers Jeff Gordon, Mark Martin, Terry Labonte, and Darrell Waltrip.

Hendrick Motorsports owns and operates a museum and team shop located in Concord, North Carolina.

Sep 12, 2020; Richmond, Virginia, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Jimmie Johnson (48) races during the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

Achievements

The group has won 12 Cup Series owners' and drivers' titles, seven for Jimmie Johnson, four for Jeff Gordon, and one for Terry Labonte.

In addition, they have won three Truck Series owners' and drivers' titles. What's more, they have even won one NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers' title. They boast of 259 NASCAR Cup Series triumphs, 26 NXS wins, and 26 Truck Series wins.

Drivers

In 2021, Hendrick Motorsports will field four full-time Cup Series teams with the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE, including the No. 5 for Kyle Larson, the No. 9 for Chase Elliott, the No. 24 for William Byron, and the No. 48 for Alex Bowman.

Sep 12, 2020; Richmond, Virginia, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Chase Elliott (9) races during the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway. Mandatory Credit: Amber Searls-USA TODAY Sports

Best Moments of Hendrick Motorsports

Owner

Rick Hendrick is the current proprietor of the American NASCAR crew Hendrick Motorsports, co-proprietor of JR Motorsports, and founder of the Hendrick Automotive Group and Hendrick Marrow Program.

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He is a retired racer himself, driving in just four NASCAR races over the span of his NASCAR profession.

RICHMOND, VA - APRIL 21: Team owner Rick Hendrick stands on the grid prior to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond Raceway on April 21, 2018 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Sarah Crabill/Getty Images)

 

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OwnersRick Hendrick, Linda Hendrick, Jeff Gordon
BaseNorth Carolina
SeriesNASCAR Cup Series
Race Drivers9. Chase Elliott

24. William Byron

48. Alex Bowman

5. Kyle Larson

SponsorsNAPA Auto Parts, UniFirst, Mountain Dew. Hertz, Ally, Valvoline, Chevy Goods, Acronis
ManufacturerChevrolet
Founded1984
Latest Race2020 Season Finale 500 (Phoenix)
ChampionsJimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Terry Labonte.
Race Victories322
Net Worth$350 million