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NASCAR Charter System

From NASCAR.com: How the NASCAR Charter system works
From Autoweek: How NASCAR’s Ownership Charter System Works

Charters were formed in 2016 after an agreement between NASCAR and the Race Team Alliance.


2022 Charter Changes

  • #00-Starcom was sold to #45 23XI Racing
  • #1-Ganassi was sold to #1-Trackhouse
  • #7-Spire was moved to #77-Spire
  • #42-Ganassi was sold to #99-Trackhouse
  • #43-Petty moved to #43-Petty GMS
  • #51-Ware was sold to #42-Petty GMS
  • #52-Ware was moved to #51-Ware
  • #53-Ware was sold be #7-Spire
  • #77-Spire was sold to #16-Kaulig
  • #99-Trackshouse (was being leased) was sold to #31-Kaulig.

Current Charters

There are 36 charters. The first year for charters was 2016. Charters were given to teams that had run full-time in 2013, 2014, and 2015. For more details, see older information on the links below.

Abbreviations:
L=leased
P=partnership
R=renumbered
S=sold

2015 –> 2016 –> 2017 –> 2018 –> 2019 –> 2020
–> 2021 –> 2022
#1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi #1 – Ganassi S #1 – Trackhouse
#2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske #2 – Penske
#3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress #3 – Childress
#4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas #4 – Stewart-Haas
#5 – Hendrick #5 – Hendrick #5 – Hendrick R #24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick
#6 – Roush #6 – Roush L #37 – JTG S #12 – Penske #12 – Penske #12 – Penske #12 – Penske #12 – Penske
#7 – Baldwin #7 – Baldwin S #95 – Leavine #95 – Leavine #95 – Leavine #95 – Leavine S, L #77 – Spire S #16 – Kaulig
#9 – Petty R #44 – Petty L #32 – Go Fas R #43 – Petty P #51 – Rick Ware #51 – Rick Ware #51 – Rick Ware S #42 – Petty GMS
#10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas #10 – Stewart-Haas
#11-Gibbs #11-Gibbs #11-Gibbs #11-Gibbs #11-Gibbs #11- Gibbs #11- Gibbs #11- Gibbs
#13 – Germain #13 – Germain #13 – Germain #13 – Germain #13 – Germain #13 – Germain S #23 – 23XI Racing #23 – 23XI Racing
#14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas #14 – Stewart-Haas
#15 – Waltrip sold #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas #41 – Stewart-Haas
#16 – Roush #16 – Roush R #6 – Roush #6 – Roush #6 – Roush #6 – Roush #6 – Roush #6 – Roush Keselowski
#17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush #17 – Roush Keselowski
#18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs #18 – Gibbs
#20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs #20 – Gibbs
#22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske #22 – Penske
#23 – BK Racing #23 – BK Racing #23 – BK Racing #23 – BK Racing #38 – Front Row L #53 – Rick Ware S #53 – Rick Ware S #7-Spire
#24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick #24 – Hendrick R #9 – Hendrick #9 – Hendrick #9 – Hendrick #9 – Hendrick #9 – Hendrick
#27 – Childress #27 – Childress #27 – Childress L #00 – StarCom S #00 – StarCom #00 – StarCom #00 – StarCom S #45 – 23XI Racing
#31 – Childress #31 – Childress #31 – Childress #31 – Childress R #8 – Childress #8 – Childress #8 – Childress #8 – Childress
#32 – Go Fas #32 – Go Fas L #21 – Wood Brothers P #21 – Wood Brothers #21 – Wood Brothers #21 – Wood Brothers #21 – Wood Brothers #21 – Wood Brothers
#33 – Circle Sport P #95 – Leavine P #33 – Circle Sport / TMG P #32 – Go Fas #32 – Go Fas #32 – Go Fas S #78 – Live Fast #78 – Live Fast
#35 – Front Row R #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row #34 – Front Row
#38 – Front Row #38 – Front Row #38 – Front Row L #72 – TriStar S #52 – Rick Ware #52 – Rick Ware (#27) #52 – Rick Ware #51 – Rick Ware
#42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi #42 – Ganassi S #99 – Trackhouse
#43 – Petty #43 – Petty #43 – Petty L #51 – Rick Ware #43 – Petty #43 – Petty #43 – Petty #43 – Petty GMS
#47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG #47 – JTG
#48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #5 – Hendrick #5 – Hendrick
#51 – HScott R #15 – HScott S #15 – Premium #15 – Premium #15 – Premium #15 – Premium (RWR) #15-Rick Ware #15-Rick Ware
#55 – Waltrip S #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs #19 – Gibbs
#62 – Premium L #46 – HScott S #77 – Furniture Row S #37 – JTG #37 – JTG #37 – JTG #7- Spire #77 – Spire
#78 – Furniture Row #78 – Furniture Row #78 – Furniture Row #78 – Furniture Row S #77 – Spire #77 – Spire L #99-Trackhouse S #31-Kaulig
#83 – BK Racing #83 – BK Racing S, L #72 – TriStar #38 – Front Row R #36- Front Row R #38 – Front Row #38 – Front Row #38 – Front Row
#88 – Hendrick #88 – Hendrick #88 – Hendrick #88 – Hendrick #88 – Hendrick #88 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick #48 – Hendrick

2020 Charter Information

2019 Charter Information

2018 Charter Information

2017 Charter Information

2016 Charter Information

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