The sanctioning body has been silent on the issue of anthem protests, while team owners Richard Petty and Richard Childress are apparently Trump's sample.
It appeared no drivers, crew or other team members protested during the national anthem Sunday prior to a race at New Hampshire Motorspeedway. Several team owners and executives had said they wouldn't want anyone in their organizations to protest. Richard Childress, who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime
Donald Trump's war of words against the NFL continues, but the American president had praise for NASCAR early on Monday.