The Mobil 1 Driver of the Race will be awarded to the winner of each race or the next highest-finishing eligible competitor. The recipient will receive $2,200 per race. The driver who wins the most Mobil 1 Driver of the Race Awards at the end of the season will receive $20,000. In the event of a tie, the winner will be the highest-eligible driver in NASCAR XFINITY Series points.
Mobil 1 Motor Oil, the Official Motor Oil of NASCAR, is used by over half of teams competing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
The 2016 NASCAR season marks the 14th consecutive season in which the Mobil 1 brand is an official partner of NASCAR.