Rookie Spotlight

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January 24, 2017: Rookie Spotlight presented by TraqGear: NASCAR XFINITY Series Driver Cole Custer

Custer continues to climb NASCAR ladder with move to Stewart-Haas XFINITY expansion team


January 25, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Justin Haley

Seventeen-year old Justin Haley will sit out first two 2017 Truck Series races before beginning pursuit of ROTY Honors


February 20, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Devin O’Connell Preparing For New Challenge As Late Model Owner/Driver

Connecticut driver will share his on-track experience through a partnership with TVU Networks


February 28, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Top Rookies At Daytona / New Smyrna

ARCA, Truck and K&N East Rookies shine in Sunshine State season-openers


March 6, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Indy Lights St. Petersburg Preview

Four drivers to watch following strong performances in the Spring Training Open Test


March 14, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Colton Herta Excels On Indy Lights Debut

16-year-old California native now the youngest winner in the 31-year history of Indy Lights


April 6, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: NASCAR K&N Pro Series West

Rookies Rodgers, Archer, Kraus Impressive In K&N West March Races


April 21, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Armani Williams

Armani Williams Announces Move To NASCAR Pinty’s Series With DJ Kennington As His Driver Coach


May 22, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Zane Smith

Rookie Zane Smith moves up in ARCA standings following career best finish Sunday at Toledo


May 27, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: NASCAR Xfinity Series At Charlotte

Cole Custer class of Rookie field in Hisense 4K TV 300


June 8, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Kaz Grala

Grala Bounces Back From Charlotte DNF To Take Runner-Up Finish at Dover


July 10, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Indy Lights Driver Matheus Leist

Novo Hamburgo, Brazil native picks up third win of the year


August 7, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Driver Payton Glodowski

Super Cup Rookie Targeting More Wins In The Second Half Of The Season


September 5, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Cooper Tires USF2000 Champion Oliver Askew

Florida native captures valuable Mazda Scholarship in the Mazda Road to Indy ladder system


October 8, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: NASCAR XFINITY Series Driver Matt Tifft

Tifft Battles Back from One Lap Down At Charlotte To Continue Playoff Run


November 10, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: K&N Pro Series West Rookie Of The Year Derek Kraus
Kraus Earns First NASCAR K&N Pro West Victory in Season Finale to Secure the Title


December 2, 2017: Rookie Spotlight Presented By TraqGear: Riley Herbst

Las Vegas native earns ARCA Series ROTY Title


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