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CHAMPION PROFILE: Three For Quiroga

By Luis Aveleyra, OCESA

en español

The name of Germán Quiroga is becoming synonymous with the most consistent driver in NASCAR Mexico Series history. Over the last five seasons, he has scored the last three championships and finished as the runner-up for the 2007 and 2008 seasons as he chases his dream of becoming the first Mexican-born driver to compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

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CHAMPION OWNER: Monica Morales

By Luis Aveleyra, OCESA

en español

Monica Morales is no stranger to motorsports. Her family has been involved in the racing world for many years. Her brother, Jimmy Morales, has competed in national and international championships while sporting the Mexican flag atop his vehicle.

Morales is in charge of all aspects for the No. 2 TELCEL/FedEx Dodge team driven by three-time NASCAR Mexico Series champion Germán Quiroga. Her leadership is the backbone of the confidence and great teamwork exemplified resulting in those three title-winning seasons.

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CHAMPION CREW CHIEF: Marco Paez

By Luis Aveleyra, OCESA

en español

The No. 2 TELCEL/FedEx Dodge team has been under the NASCAR Mexico Series spotlight for several seasons, but it took more than Germán Quiroga’s driving to bring home three consecutive series titles. Crew chief Marco Paez along with his outstanding team have been major contributors, as well.

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Simplified Points System Instituted For 2012

Official Release

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR announced today that the points system all NASCAR national series began using this year will be instituted in the regional touring level for 2012.

The points system was simplified to make it easier for fans, competitors and the industry to understand.

Beginning in 2012, the system will be integrated into the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour, NASCAR Canadian Tire Series and NASCAR Mexico Series.

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Richards Wins Mexico Season Finale

By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR

MEXICO CITY – Homero Richards won the Final Mexico 200, the 2011 NASCAR Mexico Series presented by Toyota season finale, on Sunday at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.

It was the second hometown win of the season for Richards and the third in his last four races at the one-mile track in the Mexican capital. Additionally, it was his fifth win of the season and the ninth of his 84-race series career.

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QUALIFYING: Consecutive Poles For Suárez

By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR

en español

MEXICO CITY – Daniel Suárez won the Motorcraft Pole Award in NASCAR Mexico Series presented by Toyota qualifying on Saturday at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.

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PRACTICE: Van Rankin Tops Mexico Charts

By Shon Sbarra

MEXICO CITY – Elliot Van Rankin had the fastest car on the track for NASCAR Mexico Series presented by Toyota practice at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez on Saturday.

Van Rankin, a resident of Mexico City, made his way around the one-mile track in 32.713 seconds and was followed by Homero Richards, who won at the track on July 17, with a time of 32.718 seconds.

The third-quickest time of the day was registered by Rafael Martínez at 32.729 seconds followed by the 32.784-second lap recorded by Irwin Vences.

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Record Balloting Decides Most Popular Driver

By Kevin W. Green, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – There was a record turnout this year as fans made their selection for the Most Popular Driver Awards in each of the six NASCAR regional touring series.

The Most Popular Driver Award winners for 2011 are:
• Chase Elliott, NASCAR K&N Pro Series East
• Moses Smith, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West
• Jason White, NASCAR Canadian Tire Series
• Jorge Arteaga, NASCAR Mexico Series presented by Toyota
• Justin Bonsignore, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour
• Jason Myers, NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour

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Quiroga Set For Truck Finale

By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Three-time NASCAR Mexico Series champion Germán Quiroga is set to be behind the wheel of a Kyle Busch Motorsports entry in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series finale on Friday, Nov. 18 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Quiroga Clinches Mexico Crown In Style

By Shon Sbarra, NASCAR

en español

AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico – Germán Quiroga put an exclamation point on his season on Sunday with a victory in the Aguascalientes 240 to clinch his third straight NASCAR Mexico Series championship.

At Nuevo Autódromo de Aguascalientes, Quiroga, in his familiar No. 2 TELCEL/FexEx Dodge, took the lead on a green-white-checkered finish to beat runner-up Patrick Goeters to the line by .269 seconds followed closely by Antonio Pérez in third.

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