Donald Trump Is the Overwhelming Favorite of Nascar Fans

​Donald Trump is currently an overwhelming favorite to be the next President of the United States according to a recent preference poll of 1,572 NASCAR fans.  Trump was favored by 44.0% of the fans surveyed, more than 30 percentage points higher than the second place finisher, Hillary Clinton, at 10.4%.  Rounding out the Top 5 were Ben Carson at 7.0%, Bernie Sanders at 4.1% and Jeb Bush at 3.4%.

The poll, conducted August 29-31, 2015 by, had a 2.5% margin of error at a 95% confidence level.

Republicans favored Trump 50.8%; Carson 9.7%; and Bush 5.5%; with Rubio and Cruz tied for fourth at 4.0% each.

Independents favored Trump 49.0%; Carson 6.8%; Clinton 5.8%; and Sanders 3.9%.

Democrats favored Clinton 41.2%; Trump 19.8%; Sanders 13.9%; and Biden 7.1%. 

12.1% of the respondents were undecided.

David Carrington, president of and an elected county commissioner in Jefferson County, Alabama, commented, “It’s obvious that Mr. Trump’s “Make America Great Again” theme is resonating with NASCAR fans, who collectively are some of the most patriotic voters in the United States.”

Carrington continued, “Not only did Trump do well with Republicans at 50.8%, he also showed strength with Independents at 49.0% and Democrats at 19.8%. 


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David Carrington
Jefferson County, AL Commissioner and President of
205.985.5256 ext 308


Categories: Elections, Politics, Car Racing

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David Carrington
Jefferson County, AL Commissioner and President of,
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Pelham, AL 35124
United States