Earlier today, NASCAR revealed the names of the 2015 Most Popular Driver Awards for their regional touring series, including Jason Hathaway, who won the title for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series.
The award recipients are chosen based on the results of fan voting, with more than 34,000 votes being cast this year. Hathway edged out Alex Tagliani by 104 votes, making it the second year in a row that Tagliani has been the runner up.
The 2015 Most Popular Driver Award winners are:
- Rico Abreu (St. Helena, Calif.), NASCAR K&N Pro Series East
- Nicole Behar (Spokane, Wash.), NASCAR K&N Pro Series West
- Jason Hathaway (St. Thomas, Ont.), NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1
- Rodrigo Marban (Mexico City), NASCAR Mexico Toyota Series
- Alon Day (Ashdod, Israel), NASCAR Whelen Euro Series
- Melissa Fifield (Wakefield, N.H.), NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour
- Trey Hutchens (Lexington, N.C.), NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour
News source: NASCAR