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Florida Finishes 1st As "State With Most NASCAR DNFs Per Race"

Thursday, Sep 08 418

The NASCAR Cup Series is in full swing as the calendar flips to the next Round of 16 in the Playoffs about to start at Kansas Speedway on Sunday afternoon. NBC Sports reported in August that DNFs are up 55.6% through the first 23 races in 2022 compared to in 2021. Due to the amount of DNFs, we wanted to look at what states have the most DNFs per NASCAR race since 2019.


Methodology: utilized data from to acquire statistics involving the DNFs (Did Not Finish) of every race on the NASCAR circuit from February 2019 to present day. Once acquiring the statistics, we divided the DNFs over the number of races to determine the Top 10 states with the most DNFs per race. 


Adam Sinclair

Adam has been a race fan since the first time he went through the tunnel under the Daytona International Speedway more than 30 years ago. He has had the privilege of traveling to races all across the state of Florida (as well as one race in Ohio), watching nearly everything with a motor compete for fame and glory, as well as participating in various racing schools to get the feel of what racecar drivers go through every week.  

Adam spent several years covering motorsports for, where he had the opportunity to see the racing world from behind the scenes as well as the grandstands. He invites everyone to follow him on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus, and looks forward to sharing his enthusiasm for all things racing with the readers of

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