Hardees is an American chain of restaurants, which chiefly works in the South and Midwest states. It had developed through numerous corporate ownerships since its founding in 1960. It is presently possessed and controlled by CKE Restaurants. In company with its sibling chain of restaurants, Carls jr., Hardees is the fifth biggest fast- food chain of restaurants in the United States of America preceded by Subway, McDonalds, Burger King and Wendys. It is headquarters is situated in St. Louis, Missouri. The company subsidized the Winston Cup cars driven by Alan Kulwicki, Bobby Allison and Cale Yarborough throughout the 1980s and in 1990 it subsidized car of Russ Wheelers.