ByScott Engel

Mar 13, 2024

Ultimate Guide To NASCAR Betting In North Carolina

The roots of NASCAR run deep in North Carolina, the site of one of the circuit’s first recognized tracks. It is the home state of legends such as Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Richard Petty, and defending Cup Series champion Ryan Blaney.

So naturally, March 11th was a significant and exciting day for fans in the state that is considered the birthplace of NASCAR. For the first time, avid followers can wager on the sport close to their heart, as North Carolina online sports betting launched on multiple sportsbooks on that day.

Here is your handy manual to getting started in NASCAR Betting in North Carolina, tips on how to wager successfully, and the best North Carolina sportsbook promos to take advantage of. The first Cup Series race you will be able to wager on will be the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on March 17.

Signing Up To Get Started at NC NASCAR Betting Sites

  • Read The Game Day’s Guide On How To Bet On Sports Betting
  • Create your username and password on the site you want to get started with.
  • Confirm necessary personal information, such as your full name, date of birth and address, and other fields required,
  • Decide on your preferred method of payment, such as a credit card or PayPal.
  • Make the first-time deposit to activate promos and begin betting.

BetMGM NC NASCAR Betting Promos

Register at, and receive $150 in bonus bets. Make a first-time deposit and put down $5 in any market, and you will get three $50 credits that are good for seven days.

Take advantage of MGM Rewards, and you will enjoy discounts at MGM Resorts on hotels, dining, and more. Book an MGM Resorts stay for the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Oct. 20.

BetMGM North Carolina has a user-friendly live betting platform. This is an essential feature, as driver outlooks shift often during a race, and you want to be able to add in new wagers quickly and effortlessly.

DraftKings NC NASCAR Betting Promos

Start your NASCAR Betting experience at. Sign up for an account, make an initial deposit, enter a wager of $5+, and get $250 in bonus bets.

Even if your first bet is not a winner, you will still be credited with the bonus bets. They will be provided in 10 individual $25 bets. No promo code is required,

DraftKings North Carolina has a user-friendly platform for newer players. Experienced bettors will enjoy the smooth live betting look and feel during races.

Caesars NC NASCAR Betting Promos

Caesars North Carolina gives NASCAR bettors a great opportunity for a fresh start after a driver wrecks or cannot finish a race due to car trouble. You can receive $250 in Bonus Bets when you wager just $10.

Enter your first bet, and if it loses due to a “racing deal”, Caesars North Carolina will still provide you with $250 in bonus bets. The bonus bets will be credited as five (5) $50 bet tokens and are valid for seven days.

Caesars North Carolina is also the destination for unique NASCAR wagers, such as betting on overtime or qualifying results, and the final championship four when considering futures.

Fanatics NC NASCAR Betting Promos

New users at can get up to $1,000 in bonus bets. Wagering $100 every day for 10 days will unlock $1,000 in bonus bets - win or lose.

This Fanatics North Carolina new user offer is the same promo featured in recently launched Colorado, Virginia, and Kentucky, and is already available in other existing states. To be credited the maximum $1,000 in bonus bets, enter a $100 bet for 10 consecutive days.

One of the highlights of the Fanatics North Carolina offer is Fanatics FanCash rewards, where you receive 5% back for each Same Game Parlay, 3% for each parlay, and 1% for each straight bet. You can use the rewards towards a Fanatics North Carolina purchase of swag such as a Dale Earnhardt Sr. or Dale Earnhardt Jr. cap or shirt.

The Fanatics North Carolina app provides an easy entry to NASCAR Betting. Events are viewable by the schedule in every series.

FanDuel NC NASCAR Betting Promos

The highlighted promo at is the Bet $5, Get $250 promo. If the initial wager is not a winner, a $250 bonus will be credited, with no odds limitations on the first bet.

Bonus bets are distributed as 10 $25 bet tokens. You have seven days to claim the tokens,

FanDuel North Carolina is a good place to start as a new online NASCAR bettor. Their main NASCAR tab includes comprehensive tips and FAQs on how to place your wagers.

bet365 NC NASCAR Betting Promos

Two great offers are available to choose from at when you sign up. The first choice is a $1,000 First Bet Safety Net, which states if the first bet does not win, you will be credited with a bonus bet equal to your wager (maximum of $1,000)..

Also, you can pick the Bet $5, Get $200 promo. With an initial wager of at least $5, receive $200 in bonus bets, win or lose. For either offer, enter code.

NASCAR fans who want to wager right away will find a comprehensive menu of betting options at bet365 North Carolina. You will be able to place bets on Xfinity and Craftsman Truck Series races and futures.

Types of NC NASCAR Bets

On North Carolina NASCAR Betting Sites, you will have several similar wagering options on the sportsbook you choose, yet some options will vary from site to site. On select platforms, you will be able to bet on the Xfinity and Craftsman Truck Series in addition to the Cup Series.

Race Winner

You can bet on race winners in every event during the season. At restrictor plate tracks such as Daytona, Talladega, and Atlanta, where the results are often unpredictable, a longer shot has a good chance of paying off with a nice return.

Finishing Position

In addition to the race winner, wagers on top 3, top 5, and top 10 finishes are available. Savvy NASCAR followers will know who performs well at certain types of tracks, and newer players will be able to learn such info to customize their picks at certain venues.

Driver Matchup Props

These are fun bets where you can wager on one driver vs another. Betting on the driver who has plus-money odds will often lead to winning the wager.

Group Winner Props

The Group Winner props feature four drivers instead of two. Knowing a driver’s track history, plus reviewing recent results, are basic tenets of NASCAR betting, and can deliver a winning wager in these types of bets, which are simple and enjoyable.

Manufacturer Props

Here you must decide on which manufacturer will see one of their cars end up in Victory Lane. Monitoring qualifying and practices can help make a decision on which one to choose.

More Race Wagering Options

Some sites offer more than just the basic North Carolina NASCAR Betting options. Peruse the sportsbooks and you will find platforms that allow you to wager on qualifying results, overtime, and team vs team prop matchups.


In the Cup Series, not only will you be able to bet on the Cup Series champion, odds for the championship final four may be available. Also, North Carolina NASCAR bettors will be able to forecast the Xfinity and Craftsman Truck Series champions.

More Info

Read The Game Day’s Full Directory On The Different Types of Sports Bets

How To Pick The Best NC NASCAR Betting Site

Now that North Carolina Sports betting is open, you have several factors to consider when choosing the site that will be most comfortable. Of course, diversifying your options is important to take advantage of promos and have more sites to pivot on when a driver wrecks or has car trouble in an event.

Easy Navigation

New North Carolina NASCAR Betting users will naturally want to get comfortable in an online or mobile sports betting environment. Experienced bettors may prefer a site that allows them to quickly and seamlessly place multiple wagers, especially when odds change after qualifying results.

Multiple Options

North Carolina NASCAR Betting users will be among the most seasoned in the country. When navigating through various sites, they will be pleased to find options that allow them to bet on every series, and even Futures to wager on for the championship final four in the Cup Series.

Multiple Racing Options

Wager on everything from qualifying results to overtime, and bet on longer shots to finish in the top 3 or top 5 and watch them pay off handsomely.

Important Additional Info

FanDuel North Carolina, as I mentioned previously, is one example of a site that can help new online bettors get a quick handle on how to wager. Their detailed FAQs and user guide on the main user tab enhance the initial experience.

Great Extras

The Fanatics North Carolina FanCash Rewards are a nifty add-on. Every time you bet, rewards are allotted that can be used towards merchandise of your favorite driver.

In-Race Live Betting

The odds will always potentially change on any driver for North Carolina NASCAR Betting users during a race. Being able to enter new wagers based on altered driver outlooks is essential to success.

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Scott Engel

Scott Engel is a Senior Sports Writer at The Game Day. Previously he was at and The Athletic. His work is also featured at RotoBaller and on Scott is a host on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio. He is an inaugural member of the Fantasy Sports Writers Association's Hall of Fame. Scott is a four-time FSWA award winner and a 13-time finalist. He was an Associate Editor and featured writer at and his career began at CBS SportsLine, where he was a Senior Writer and Managing Editor. Scott was the Managing Director at RotoExperts.

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