Toyota statement on France Jr's death

The following statement is from Jim Aust, President and C.E.O., TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development), regarding the passing of former NASCAR President Bill France, Jr.: "It is with great sadness that we learned today of the passing of Bill ...

The following statement is from Jim Aust, President and C.E.O., TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development), regarding the passing of former NASCAR President Bill France, Jr.:

"It is with great sadness that we learned today of the passing of Bill France, Jr. His vision and determination played a critical role in guiding and developing the sport of NASCAR into what it is today. We join with all members of the NASCAR family in remembering a great leader and in sending our condolences to the France family."

-credit: toyota motorsports

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Series NASCAR , General
Teams Toyota Racing
Article type Obituary