NSCS: Front Row Motorsports’ Brett Moffitt Honored as 2015 Sprint Cup Rookie of the Year

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LAS VEGAS — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Brett Moffitt was officially honored as the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sunoco Rookie of the Year on Thursday during the NMPA Myers Brothers Luncheon in Las Vegas. The 23-year-old Grimes, Iowa native competed in 31 of the 36 races …

NASCAR: Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell Honored With Buddy Shuman Award

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LAS VEGAS – official track release — David Becker/NASCAR photo — Martinsville Speedway President Clay Campbell was honored today as the 2015 NASCAR Buddy Shuman Award recipient at the annual NMPA Myers Brothers Awards Luncheon in Las Vegas. The award was established in 1957 and named for racing pioneer Buddy Shuman. The Buddy Shuman Award is given to annually to recognize …

NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Receives NMPA Myers Brothers Award in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS — official release — David Becker/NASCAR via Getty Images photo — As the NASCAR NMPA Myers Brothers 2014 Awards Luncheon came to a close Thursday in Las Vegas, there was one more award to present. And Dale Earnhardt Jr. could not have been more surprised to hear his name called. In recognition of his career achievements as a driver for …

NASCAR: Dale Jr. nabs 11th-straight Most Popular Driver Award

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December 4, 2013 — via NASCAR.com — Dale Earnhardt Jr. was announced Thursday as winner of the NASCAR Most Popular Driver Award for a record 11th consecutive time. Earnhardt topped the fan balloting, conducted by the National Motorsports Press Association, with more than 700,000 votes to continue a streak that began in 2003. His 11th award broke a tie for most consecutive …