Podiums are an unique sight for the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series

Unlike most NASCAR-sanctioned series’, NASCAR Whelen Euro Series implements a podium system similar to what is seen in most other forms of motorsport. Since the first season of the series under NASCAR sanction in 2012, 35 different drivers have visited the podium in the EuroNASCAR PRO class. Listed below are the drivers that have made into the rostrum 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 PODIUMS FIRST PODIUM
1. Frédéric Gabillon (FRA) 45 2013 Dijon 200, Race 1
2. Alon Day (ISR) 39 2015 American SpeedFest, Race 2
3. Ander Vilariño (ESP) 35 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 1
4. Anthony Kumpen (BEL) 26 2014 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1
5. Loris Hezemans (NED) 17 2018 NASCAR GP of Italy, Race 2
6. Marc Goossens (BEL) 15 2016 American SpeedFest, Race 2
7. Stienes Longin (BEL) 15 2017 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1
8. Borja Garcia (ESP) 14 2014 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 2
9. Nicolò Rocca (ITA) 14 2015 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1
10. Romain Iannetta (FRA) 13 2012 Spa 200, Race 2
11. Romain Thievin (FRA) 9 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 1
12. Yann Zimmer (SUI) 8 2013 Nogaro 200, Race 1
13. Eddie Cheever III (ITA) 8 2014 American SpeedFest, Race 1
14. Javier Villa (ESP) 7 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 2
15. Gianmarco Ercoli (ITA) 6 2018 NASCAR GP of Italy, Race 1
16. Lucas Lasserre (FRA) 6 2018 NASCAR GP of Italy, Race 2
17. Lasse Sørensen (DEN) 6 2020 NASCAR GP Belgium, Race 1
18. Thomas Ferrando (FRA) 5 2016 Tours Evenement 75, Race 1
19. Jacques Villeneuve (CAN) 4 2019 NASCAR GP of Italy, Race 1
20. Freddy Nordström (SWE) 3 2013 Dijon 200, Race 1
21. Bert Longin (BEL) 3 2014 Valencia NASCAR Fest, Race 1
22. Gael Castelli (FRA) 2 2012 Le Mans Finals, Race 1
23. Victor Guerin (BRA) 2 2014 Michelin 75, Race 2
24. Christophe Bouchut (FRA) 2 2014 American SpeedFest, Race 2
25. Dimitri Enjalbert (FRA) 1 2012 Nogaro 200, Race 1
26. Carole Perrin (FRA) 1 2012 Spa 200, Race 1
27. Max Papis (ITA) 1 2013 Michelin 100, Race 1
28. Davide Armaduzzi (ITA) 1 2013 Michelin 100, Race 1
29. Wilfried Boucenna (FRA) 1 2013 Michelin 100, Race 2
30. Mathias Lauda (AUT) 1 2014 Michelin 75, Race 2
31. Barry Maessen (NED) 1 2016 Autospeedway American Style, Race 2
32. Riccardo Geltrude (ITA) 1 2016 Tours Evenement 75, Race 1
33. Francesco Sini (ITA) 1 2018 American SpeedFest, Race 1
34. Bobby Labonte (USA) 1 2018 Oval World Challenge, Race 2
35. Giorgio Maggi (SUI) 1 2020 NASCAR GP Croatia, Race 1

Information courtesy of Racing Reference, Driver Database, and the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series. Photo are courtesy of the official website of Bobby Labonte.

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