10 Steps to becoming a NASCAR driver in 2024

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For many motorsport fans, becoming a NASCAR driver, or helping your child become one, is a dream. It involves a combination of hard work, dedication, and, most definitely, strategic planning. Breaking into the world of NASCAR can be a difficult thing, but by following the right steps and studying the paths of today’s NASCAR stars you can improve your chances. Here are 10 steps to help you become a NASCAR driver

Step 1: Start young with Go-Kart Racing

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Step 2: Progress to Midget and Quarter Midget Racing

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Step 3: Join a local Racing League

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Step 4: Compete in Late Model Racing

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Step 5: Build a Strong Support Network

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Step 6: Attend Racing Schools and get a NASCAR License

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Step 7: Gain Experience in the ARCA Series

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Step 8: Secure Sponsorships

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Step 9: Join a Development Program

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Step 10: Compete in the NASCAR Xfinity Series

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