posted on Dec, 21 2003 @ 03:10 AM
Team Penske driver Ryan Newman was announced as the winner prestigious Driver of the Year Award presented by SPEED Channel Saturday night.
Newman, who became the 37th winner and also won the fan vote last week, was selected from a special 18-member panel of distinguished motorsports
journalists and broadcasters. He was given a trophy and a Maurice Lacroix Swiss Watch, to commemorate the honor.