NASCAR Charter System Timeline




NASCAR's Charter System has evolved since its founding in 2015. Below is a year to year guide following each of the 36 charter systems.

Green - Season Champion

Yellow - Business Change (Sell, Lease, Alliance)

Salmon - Internal Change


2015-2016 Seasons


2016-2017 Seasons


2017-2018 Seasons

2018-2019 Seasons

2019-2020 Seasons

2020-2021 Seasons

2021-2022 Seasons

Charters that have not had number or ownership changes from 2015-2022

  • #2 - Team Penske

  • #3 - Richard Childress Racing

  • #4 - Stewart-Haas Racing

  • #10 - Stewart-Haas Racing

  • #11 - Joe Gibbs Racing

  • #14 - Stewart-Haas Racing

  • #18 - Joe Gibbs Racing

  • #20 - Joe Gibbs Racing

  • #22 - Team Penske

  • #47 - JTG Daugherty Racing


Charters That Have Won The Most Championships

  • 2015 /2019 #18 - Joe Gibbs Racing (2 Championships)

  • 2021 #5/ 2019 #48 - Hendrick Motorsports (2 Championships)

  • 3 Others - (1 Championship)