Since the first season of the series under NASCAR sanction in 2012, 22 different drivers and 16 different teams have scored at least 1 Fastest Lap in a EuroNASCAR PRO race. Getting the Fastest Lap is crucial in this series because barring a few exceptions, those who scored the Fastest Lap in Race 1 will earn Pole Position in Race 2. Listed below are the drivers and the teams that have scored a Fastest Lap in the EuroNASCAR PRO class of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series.

The list shown below are correct as of the end of the 2020 EuroNASCAR Finals at Circuit Ricardo Tormo. Drivers shown in “bold” are drivers that have competed in at least 1 EuroNASCAR PRO race over the course of the 2020 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series season.

RANK DRIVER FL’S FIRST FASTEST LAP
1. Alon Day (ISR) 26 2015 Magione American Style, Race 1
2. Ander Vilariño (ESP) 24 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 2
3. Frédéric Gabillon (FRA) 8 2013 Michelin 100, Race 2
4. Anthony Kumpen (BEL) 7 2015 Autospeedway American Style, Race 2
5. Borja Garcia (ESP) 6 2014 Michelin 75, Race 1
6. Nicolò Rocca (ITA) 5 2016 Autospeedway American Style, Race 1
7. Loris Hezemans (NED) 5 2018 Oval World Challenge, Race 2
8. Javier Villa (ESP) 3 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 1
9. Marc Goossens (BEL) 3 2017 American Festival Finals, Race 2
10. Gael Castelli (FRA) 2 2013 Monza SemiFinals, Race 1
11. Eddie Cheever III (ITA) 2 2014 Autodromo Umbria SemiFinals, Race 2
12. Romain Iannetta (FRA) 2 2015 American SpeedFest, Race 1
13. Jacques Villeneuve (CAN) 2 2019 American Car Fest
14. Stienes Longin (BEL) 2 2019 American Festival NASCAR Finals, Race 1
15. Freddy Nordström (SWE) 1 2013 Nogaro 200, Race 2
16. Éric Hélary (FRA) 1 2013 Michelin 100, Race 2
17. Bas Leinders (BEL) 1 2014 Nürburgring 200, Race 2
18. Mathias Lauda (AUT) 1 2014 Michelin 75, Race 2
19. Ulysse Delsaux (FRA) 1 2016 Tours Evenement 75, Race 2
20. Gianmarco Ercoli (ITA) 1 2018 American SpeedFest, Race 1
21. Lasse Sørensen (DEN) 1 2020 American Festival of Rome, Race 1
22. Daniel Rowbottom (GBR) 1 2020 American Festival of Rome, Race 2
TFT Racing, the record holder for the most Fastest Laps for teams in NWES Elite 1 history

TEAM

RANK TEAM FL’S FIRST FASTEST LAP
1. TFT Racing 28 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 1
2. CAAL Racing 24 2014 Autodromo Umbria SemiFinals, Race 2
3. PK Carsport 18 2015 Autospeedway American Style, Race 2
4. RDV Competition 7 2015 Michelin 75, Race 2
5. Hendriks Motorsport 6 2018 Oval World Challenge, Race 2
6. Rapido Racing 5 2012 Le Mans Finals, Race 1
7. Racers Motorsport 3 2017 Autospeedway American Style, Race 1
8. Braxx Racing 3 2017 American Festival Finals, Race 2
9. Alex Caffi Motorsport 2 2017 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1
10. Go Fas Racing 2 2019 American Car Fest
11. DF1 Racing 2 2014 Michelin 75, Race 2
12. Still Racing 1 2013 Michelin 100, Race 1
13. Ford Autolix Competition 1 2014 Michelin 75, Race 1
14. RCP – Marc VDS Racing Team 1 2014 Nürburgring 200, Race 2
15. MRT Nocentini 1 2016 American Festival Finals, Race 2
16. Racing Engineering 1 2019 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1

Information courtesy of Racing Reference and Driver Database. Photos used in this page are courtesy of NASCAR Whelen Euro Series / Stephane Azemard.

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