The time has come to buckle your seatbelts and get ready to vote for this year’s Late Model Most Popular Driver presented by ARbodies.


Voting will begin on Wednesday, September 21st at 5pm (EST) only on  The top 10 Late Model drivers in Approved Body Configuration (ABC) body rule-compliant series will be eligible for the award as well as the top five Late Model drivers from local tracks throughout North America.


For the ninth straight year, fans across the globe can vote for their favorite ABC bodied Late Model, Late Model Stock Car or other template-bodied Late Model touring series or local track driver on  ARbodies, based in Greenbrier, Tennessee, continues its partnership for an eighth season to provide the prize package to the winner or winners of the 2015 MPD voting.


“ARbodies is pleased to partner with again for the Most Popular Driver Award,” said Kevin Criswell, President of ARbodies.  “The / ARbodies Late Model Most Popular Driver Award is an award we are pleased to be a part of because it can extend beyond the racetrack.   It’s not only about drivers pulling into Victory Lane, but also about driver’s personalities, passions and how they connect and relate to other drvers and fans.  We look forward to seeing who will emerge as this year’s most popular drivers.”


In order to be sure drivers from every eligible track or series are included, track and series officials are encouraged to send their current top 10 (series) or top five (track) point standings to [email protected] no later than Wednesday, September 16.


ARbodies will award a free white “A” package to this year’s winner of the Most Popular Driver presented by ARbodies.  Should the winner be a touring series driver, ARbodies will also award a $750 product certificate to the highest finishing local Late Model driver.


“The Most Popular Driver is always a fun one for us here at Speed51,” said Bob Dillner owner of  “A lot of drivers have fun with it and you can see campaigns everywhere from social media to the racetrack promoting voting in the Most Popular Driver Award presented by ARbodies.  We love that drivers have fun with it, but also that it gives fans a chance to get involved and support their favorite drivers.”


Voting opens on on Wednesday, September 21st and runs through Monday, November 30th.  Fans can vote for drivers on a daily basis over the voting time period, but will be limited to one vote per day.


– 51 Sports/ press release

2015 Late Model Most Popular Driver: Get Ready to Vote