- American Stock Car Racing Association
The American Stock Car Racing Association (ASCRA) was formed in
Trenton, New Jerseyin August/September of 1947by the owners and drivers of stock carsfor the betterment of the sport. The officers for the first season were Leon McBridePresident, Paul BarbicheFirst Vice President, Charles DiNataleSecond Vice President, Rocky DiNataleTreasurer, and William StreeterSecretary. The first event was Sunday October 5th at Flemington Fairgrounds, New Jersey. The winner of the darkness shortened feature was Tommy Bradshawof Trenton, New Jersey.
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