NA 410 Sprint Poll nominees named

NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR '06 POST-SEASON NORTH AMERICAN 410 SPRINT CAR POLL AWARDS KNOXVILLE, IOWA (November 29, 2006) - The names of the nominees for the 2006 North American 410 Sprint Car Poll post-season awards were released ...

NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR '06 POST-SEASON NORTH AMERICAN 410 SPRINT CAR POLL AWARDS

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (November 29, 2006) - The names of the nominees for the 2006 North American 410 Sprint Car Poll post-season awards were released today by poll founder and coordinator Tom Schmeh. The select 40-member voting panel, representing media members, manufacturers, promoters and sanctioning officials, is currently in the final balloting process, and the names of the 8 award recipients will be revealed on Wednesday, December 13, on the eve of the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show in Orlando, Florida. The nominees for the 2006 North American 410 Sprint Car Poll post-season awards are as follows:

Driver of the Year: Tim Kaeding, Steve Kinser, Danny Lasoski, Donny Schatz.

Team of the Year: Steve Kinser, Dennis Roth, Danny & Diane Schatz.

Rookie of the Year: Danny Holtgraver, Neil Shepherd.

Builder/Manufacturer of the Year: Brian & Jeannie Butler, Jack Elam, Barry Jackson, Chuck Merrill, Bob Newton.

Media Member of the Year: Doug Auld, Chris Dolack, Jerry Reigle.

Promoter of the Year: Scott Boyd, Larry Hillerud & Steve Sinclair; Fred Brownfield (deceased); Ralph Capitani.

Wild Card Award (for exciting sprint car performances): Doug Esh, Jac Haudenschild, Tim Kaeding, Ricky Stenhouse (Jr.).

Outstanding Contribution to the Sport Award: Fred Brownfield (deceased), Tom Deery, Johnny Gibson, Dick Jordan, Terry McCarl/Bill McCroskey.

The North American Sprint Car Poll post-season awards, like the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame induction awards, are official programs of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum Foundation, Inc. The Outstanding Contribution to the Sport Award is the only poll award voted on by members of all three voting panels ('360', '410', Non-Winged).

-credit: www.sprintcarhof.com

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Series Sprint
Drivers Danny Lasoski , Steve Kinser , Jordan Dick , Tim Kaeding