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Salvador de Alba Jr Reigns Champion at NASCAR Mexico 2023 Awards Gala

NASCAR Mexico 2023 Awards: The NASCAR Mexico 2023 awards ceremony held on Wednesday night gathered influential drivers, motorsport figures, and government representatives to honor a thrilling season of accomplishments and high-speed action. Notable attendees included Mr. Carlos Slim Domit, Jimmy Morales (General Director of NASCAR Mexico), Francisco Trespalacios (from the Mexican Federation of Sports Motorsports), and representatives from the Federal Ministry of Tourism and Mexico City.

The pinnacle of the evening was Salvador de Alba Jr.’s triumph, securing the championship title of both the Playoffs and regular season in NASCAR Mexico 2023. Steering his AGA Racing Team’s car number 48 to victory, Salvador not only showcased exceptional skills on the track but also expressed heartfelt appreciation to his team and loved ones.

“This trophy holds immense significance for me; it’s a testament to relentless sacrifices,” remarked the champion, dedicating his win to his family and acknowledging Mr. Marcelo Garciarce for unwavering support. He also extended congratulations to Jimmy Morales and Carlos Slim Domit for steering the championship to success.

NASCAR Mexico lauded other exceptional drivers, including Germán Quiroga, Rubén García Jr., and Andrés Pérez de Lara. The title of “Rookie of the Year” was bestowed upon Andrés Pérez de Lara.

NASCAR Mexico 2023 Awards (2)

In the Challenge 2023, Alejandro de Alba Jr. emerged victorious as the champion of both the Playoffs and regular season. Representing ANVI Motorsports and Alessandros Racing, Alejandro’s stellar performance comprised five wins, three pole positions, five top-five finishes, and eleven top-ten finishes. “I’m grateful to ANVI Motorsports and Alessandros Racing for their unwavering support, along with my family. My sights are set on clinching the championship again in 2024, this time in NASCAR Mexico,” expressed Alejandro de Alba Jr. At the Challenge award ceremony, attention was also drawn to Andrik Dimayuga, Rodrigo Rejón, and Eloy Sebastian, with the latter recognized as the “Rookie of the Year.”

In the Trucks México Series category, Diego Ortíz emerged as the 2023 champion after a remarkable campaign, securing seven wins and four pole positions. Diego, representing HO Speed ??Racing, expressed immense pride and looked ahead to the next phase in NASCAR.

Nico Rivas received recognition as the regular season champion in the Trucks Mexico Series, while Rodrigo Maggio secured the third-place overall, and Mateo Girón was honored as the “Rookie of the Year.

Also read:NASCAR Mexico Series Makes History: King Taco Sponsorship and Coliseum Debut

Our Reader’s Queries

Will the 2023 NASCAR Awards Banquet be televised?

The upcoming NASCAR Awards ceremony will recognize the achievements of Craftsman Truck Series champion Ben Rhodes, Xfinity Series champion Cole Custer, and Cup Series champion Ryan Blaney. Additionally, the highly anticipated NMPA Most Popular Driver Award winner will be revealed. The event will be broadcasted on Peacock at 7 p.m. ET on Dec, providing fans with an opportunity to celebrate their favorite drivers.

Where can I watch the NASCAR Awards 2023?

Catch the award show on Peacock this Sunday, Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. ET.

Who won the driver of the year 2023?

Freddie Slater has been crowned the National Driver of the Year by Autosport in 2023. This prestigious award recognizes his exceptional driving skills and outstanding performance on the track. Slater’s victory is a testament to his hard work, dedication, and passion for the sport. He has proven himself to be a true champion and a force to be reckoned with. Congratulations to Freddie Slater on this well-deserved achievement!

Where is the Nascar banquet this year?

At the NASCAR Award banquet in Nashville, Tennessee, Roger Penske discussed his team’s victory in the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series with Kim Coon. The event took place at the Music City Center on Thursday, November 30th. Penske was thrilled to share his team’s success with Coon and the rest of the NASCAR community.

Khushal Bhatia
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