Founded in 1969, Richard Childress Racing is one of the largest and most storied organizations in NASCAR competition. RCR currently fields three teams in the NASCAR Cup Series and five teams in the NASCAR XFINITY Series.
Throughout our history, RCR has accumulated a total of 17 championships and more than 200 victories across NASCAR’s top three series, including two Daytona 500 wins and three Brickyard 400 victories, two of the sport’s crown jewels of competition. RCR was the first organization in NASCAR history to win championships across all three national touring series.
On our 17-building, 52-acre campus in Welcome, North Carolina, RCR’s 530 team members build race cars from the ground up in a fully-integrated vertical manufacturing operation. With a culture focused on innovation, our engineering team utilizes cutting-edge technologies to continuously improve the performance of our race cars.
Our headquarters is also home to ECR Engines, a subsidiary of RCR that provides high-performance motors to our and other Chevrolet teams in NASCAR’s top three national series. ECR uses advanced technologies for research & development and engine production that has earned it more than 250 victories across multiple national motorsports series and championships in the XFINITY, Camping World Truck and ARCA Racing Series.
RCR’s on-track success could not be possible without the help of our corporate partners. RCR maintains successful relationships with a host of blue-chip brands including Caterpillar, Menards, Dow, General Mills, American Ethanol, Grainger, WIX Filters, AAA, Chevrolet and Bass Pro Shops.
Current Monster Energy Cup drivers include: Austin Dillon (#3 Car), Paul Menard (#27 Car), Ryan Newman (#31 Car), and Ty Dillon (#13 Car).
The Social Media Manager oversees ongoing management and growth of RCR’s social media presence in alignment with business strategies and direction. Ensures the maximum reach and exposure of RCR and its partners via social media channels; supports RCR communications, branding and promotional activities via digital media. Manages and executes against digital and social media strategies and supports the individual teams and partners in those efforts. The position also works closely with RCR’s communications and content team, including the digital manager, and will support in gaining and managing media exposure for partners (both primary and associate), along with assisting in gaining exposure for RCR. Position reports to Director of Marketing and Content Strategy, with a dotted line report to the Vice President, Partnership Marketing & Communications. Read More