NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Changes Announced


? UNOH Introduces Youth Achievement Award


BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 12, 2013) ? NASCAR announced several new initiatives for the
NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Thursday at the annual Track Operators


competition changes, which go into effect in 2014, are designed to spotlight
the sport?s young stars and reward the achievements of drivers at every level
of the series. They were announced at the meeting, which was held in
conjunction with the touring and weekly series awards ceremonies in Charlotte,


Starting next season, a
national champion will be crowned in all five divisions of the series. In
recent seasons, the Finalist Program honored top competitors in Div. II-V.


 The points
structure in all divisions has been adjusted slightly:


? Drivers receive two points for every car they
finish ahead of in an event, up to 18 cars.