Carlos Contreras was the first Mexican-born driver to compete in any NASCAR national series. Frank "Rebel" Mundy was born Francisco Menendez. His dad was Spanish. He raced in the now Sprint Cup Series in the 50s
Good Question! All fines are collected by Nascar, put into a penalties fund! At the conclusion of the season. The money is then divided up into equal portions, and given back to all owners, that raced in the season.