Up and comers
While NASCAR Sprint Cup stars gain the majority of the headlines, there's a new generation of drivers just waiting for their chance to gain the notice of racing fans.
At tracks across the country, a new generation of drivers 25 and under, such as Dylan Kwasniewski (pictured), are making their marks. No one in this group has completed a full season in NASCAR's three major touring series, but all are on track to become fan favorites in the years to come.
So who will be the next generation of champions? Here are some who are already on that path: