Highly recognizable personalities often become household names and, such is the case with certain drivers in NASCAR that receive considerably more media attention than others, resulting in a relationship of sorts with the fans.
Some drivers are just personable and fan-friendly despite their level of success in NASCAR. Other drivers garner so much attention that it hampers their ability to interact with fans.
Depending on the personalities of certain drivers and their driving style, a love-hate relationship may develop. Fans sometimes just plain love to hate a select group of drivers.
Overall, drivers in the top national series of NASCAR realize just how important the fans are to the sport and they make every attempt to appreciate that support.
In this slideshow we will look at drivers from the NASCAR Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series who are popular with fans and for the most part considered to be very fan-friendly.
Some within this list may also drive in Cup, but they are running for points in the second and third tier of NASCAR racing.