Breaking News: ISC folded into NASCAR

By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR today announced that it has successfully closed its acquisition of International Speedway Corporation, merging its operations into one, new company moving forward.

The new company will remain based in Daytona Beach and will continue as NASCAR.

“The merger of NASCAR and ISC represents a historic moment for our sport,” NASCAR CEO Jim France said in a prepared statement to Headline Surfer and other daily media outlets that cover the sport. “There is much work ahead of us, but we’re pleased with the progress made to position our sport for success. Delivering for our race fans and partners is job number one and we look forward to doing that better than ever for years to come.”

Editor's Note: This is a breaking news alert. Headline Surfer will prepare a more expansive story.

 

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.