May 29th 2020
Four Drivers Nominated for ABC's 2019 Best Driver ESPY Award
Four top-tier drivers from various racing series have been nominated for the Best Driver ESPY (Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award), which will be presented at the fifth annual ESPY ceremony, to be broadcast live on ABC on July 10, hosted by Tracy Morgan.
The drivers who have been nominated are Lewis Hamilton in Formula 1, Kyle Busch in NASCAR, Scott Dixon in IndyCar, and Steve Torrence in NHRA.
Hamilton and Dixon are both five-time champions in their respective series, including championship wins in 2018. This is the fifth ESPY nomination for both drivers. Busch has been nominated twice before and won in 2016. This is Torrence's first nomination.