As the 2016 racing season starts to near its final months, a different competition is beginning to heat up.  This competition doesn’t involve tires, aerodynamics or checkered flags.  Instead it involves personalities, the internet, and its biggest component, the race fans.


Race fans, it is time for you to vote on your favorite RoC Modified Tour drivers to decide the 2016 Most Popular Driver from the dirt and the asphalt.  Fans can choose from one of 13 drivers from each tour by voting once per day per IP address.  The drivers eligible are in the top 10 in points in each division, plus three wild cards.




“Speed51 does an outstanding job covering short track racing all across North America,” said Joe Scotnicki, the owner of the Race of Champions tours.  “We truly enjoy their enthusiasm and are extremely proud to be included in their most popular driver voting program.  It will be interesting to watch it develop and then reward a winner.”


TS Mobile AppOn the pavement side, fans can choose from the heavy hitters like Chuck Hossfeld, Patrick Emerling, Jimmy Zacharias and more.  On the dirt side, drivers eligible include Billy Decker, Stewart Friesen and Matt Sheppard.


The winners of the Most Popular driver awards will receive a free hero card design from 51 Sports, the parent company of, as well as a 5’ x 3’ vinyl banner with their car and MPD signage.


“We look forward to hosting this year’s RoC Most Popular Driver award on,” said Brandon Paul, the editor of  “Both the Race of Champions Asphalt Modified Series and the Race of Champions Dirt Modified Series have a very dedicated fan base. We’re excited to see which driver from each series is voted by the fans as most popular at the end of the voting period.”


Remember, race fans, voting can be done once per day per IP address.  Any additional votes will not be counted.


Happy voting, and may the most popular drivers win.


-51 Sports Press Release.

Voting Now Open for RoC Most Popular Driver Awards