Austin Theriault picked up a fan based award this week
Theriault who spent part of the year driving for Hattori Motorsports in the K and N Series picked up the most Popular Driver in the series. The vote by fans wrapped up earlier this week and Theriault ended up with the most votes in the on line voting process. Theriault raced in 11 races in the series and had six top five finishes. He is still working on options for the 2017 season.
Theriault and the other touring series Most Popular Drivers will be recognized on stage as part of the NASCAR Touring Series Night of Champions on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Charlotte (North Carolina) Convention Center at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. On a sidenote Theriault raced in a late model event at Southern National Motorsports Park over the wekeend. Therialt started second in the Accent Imaging 125 and Theriault held that spot and finished second in the race behind Christian Eckes.
This was Theriault's last race of the season.