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Investment and FAQs

These answers are not designed to fully instruct you on the details of this business endeavor; if you have additional questions, they can be found in the RaceTrac Franchise Disclosure Document.

What is the initial investment?

The initial investment is approximately $1 - $1.4 million.

What is the franchise fee?

The franchise fee is $25,000.

Do I need to locate, purchase, or build my store?

Our real estate team members originally selected these locations based on traffic flow in the area and projected growth patterns.

What is the security deposit?

The security deposit is $25,000.

What is the royalty fee?

The royalty fee is 3.5% of monthly gross inside sales.

Is there a technology fee?

The technology fee is currently 0.25% of monthly gross inside sales.

Is there a marketing fee?

The marketing fee is 1.5% of monthly gross inside sales.

How do I earn money on the sale of fuel?

RaceTrac pays franchisees a commission on every gallon of fuel sold.

Does RaceTrac offer financing?

RaceTrac does not offer direct financing. We are listed in the SBA Franchise Registry. SBA Lender partners can provide financing.

Can I get my security deposit back?

You will receive your security deposit back at the end of the agreement term, less any deductions based on store conditions. You will not receive your security deposit if you terminate the lease agreement prior to its expiration.

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