And The Nominations Are - The @StelvioAuto 2019 Motorsport Awards - The Stelvio Chronicles Episode 20

01 Jan

Episode 20 of the Stelvio Chronicles welcomes in 2020 with our motorsport awards for 2019. From nominations celebrating the highs of car of the year, race of the year and more, along with the lows of the worst social media, along with honourable mentions including Bernie Ecclestone's beard and Simon Pagenaud's dog. Happy New Year! 

Hosted by Sean Smith and Sam Green

Race of the YearBrazilian Grand Prix (F1) - Le Mans 24hrs - Bahrain Sprint Race (F2) - Fuji DTM SuperGT Dream Race
Crash Helmet of the YearDaniel Ricciardo's Brabham Tribute - Mick Schumacher's 'Dad and Lad' Helmet - The Halo
Most Useless F1 Development of the YearThe Digital Chequered Flag - Haas VF-19 Dallara - The Pirelli Tyres - Bernie Ecclestone's Beard
Engineer of the YearAndrew Jarvis (McLaren) - Simon Rennie (Red Bull Racing) - Pete Bonnington (Mercedes)
Best Social Media of the YearLando Norris (F1) - Rich Energy/William Storey - Hallie Deegan (NASCAR) - Norman Pagenaud (Simon Pagenaud's Dog)
Worst Social Media of the YearSebastian Vettel (Ferrari) - Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) - Rich Energy/William Storey
Race Car of the YearMercedes W10 (F1) - Audi RS5 DTM (Class One) - Toyota Yaris (WRC) - BMW 3 Series (BTCC)
Race Bike of the YearDacati Panigale V4 (WSBK + BSB)
Rookie of the Year
Colton Herta (IndyCar) - Lando Norris (F1) - Fabio Quartararo (MotoGP) - Antonio Giovinazzi (F1) 
Rider of the YearAlex Marquez (Moto2) - Marc Marquez (MotoGP) - Alvaro Bautista (WSBK)
Driver of the YearLewis Hamilton (F1) - Simon Pagenaud (IndyCar) - Rene Rast (DTM) - Scott Mclaughlin (Supercars)
Team of the YearMercedes-Benz AMG Petronus (F1) - Red Bull Racing (F1) - Penske (IndyCar + DTM) - Audi (DTM) - Ginetta Team LNT (WEC)
"Seriously?!" Moment of the YearHamilton Crashing into Albon in Brazil (F1) - The W-Series (The Whole Thing) - Ricciardo Reversing into Kvyat in Baku (F1) - Maheer Ragunathan's Entire Season (F2)
Feel-Good Moment of the YearAlvaro Bautista winning his first 11 races on debut (WSBK) - Charles LeClerc Finally Winning his First Race at Spa - George Russell's 21-0 Quali vs Kubica - The DTM SuperGT Dream Race

Massive thanks to Sam for joining me and of course to everybody who joined me throughout 2019 and you for listening. Here's to a great 2020 as we add more chapters to the Stelvio Chronicles and @StelvioAuto!

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The Stelvio Chronicles - Episode 20 - #StelvioAuto