Concord,NC- After pursuing his life long dream of being a Sprint Car Series champion on Saturday night, Daryn Pittman and his Kasey Kahne Racing team finally had the chance to celebrate his victory on Sunday night during the “Night of Champions” Awards Banquet at the Great Wolf Lodge.
Pittman,35,is the ninth different champion in the last thirty-six seasons and is also the first champion hailing from Oklahoma! Pittman then capped off his celebration with an emotional acceptance speech following the presentation of the champion’s trophy, ring and a fat check for $150,000.
Pittman was quoted after the reception ceremony stating: “We really enjoyed it last night, had a great time and woke up today and couldn’t be happier. This is a goal that I’ve been working towards for the last 15 years. I really wanted to enjoy this one, but already before I went to bed last night, I was thinking about next year.”