Nick Sanchez Named NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year

November 7, 2023

Concord, NC- In a culmination of his rookie season, Sanchez was awarded the prestigious 2023 Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award! The driver of the No.2 Gainbridge Chevrolet turned heads, coming extremely close to the championship four before narrowly missing out.

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Sanchez’s inaugural season was a testament to his talent on the track. Across the 23-race season, he showcased his determination with a tally of 5 pole positions. Notably, his debut at Daytona in the No.2 Chevrolet saw him securing the pole, setting the stage for an exciting season ahead. The young driver showcased consistency and skill by securing top-10 finishes twelve times, demonstrating his ability to contend at the forefront of the competition.

Expressing his gratitude upon receiving the Sunoco Rookie of the Year accolade, Sanchez remarked, “This honor means the world to me. We came so close on numerous occasions this season, but it just wasn’t our time. I’ve gathered a ton of experience, and I’m determined to secure that win next year for this team. My heartfelt thanks to Gainbridge, Rev Racing, Chevrolet, and the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series for their unwavering belief in me. I couldn’t be more appreciative.”

Despite narrowly missing a win, the Rev Racing team displayed determination throughout their debut season in the NCTS. Sanchez’s impressive performance led him to secure the 6th position in the driver standings, while Rev Racing claimed the 6th spot in the owner standings. With their sights set on the future, Sanchez and the team are resolute in their pursuit for victory in the upcoming season.

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