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Jim France: Making moves behind the scenes

Called into action to run NASCAR, France draws upon his genuine roots in the sport to be a steady, guiding force that’s content to remain outside the spotlight
Jim France greets car owners Tommy Baldwin (right) and Chip Ganassi prior to the 2016 Daytona 500. Photo: gettyimages Jim France sat and listened as NASCAR staffers reviewed key initiatives that were supposed to help reverse the sport’s sagging fortunes. He didn’t like what...

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