- United States
- Full Name
- William Brendan Gaughan
- Las Vegas, NV
- Date of Birth
- First Year
Brendan Gaughan is an American stock car racing driver. He currently competes part-time in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. 62 Chevrolet for Beard Motorsports. Gaughan is the grandson of Vegas gaming pioneer Jackie Gaughan and son of Michael Gaughan, a hotel and casino magnate.
Gaughan began his career racing in off-road racing and he rose up through the ranks from pickup trucks to the professional two-wheel-drive Trophy Truck class. In the late 1990s, he switched to pavement racing in a stock car. This led to a career in NASCAR racing. He began in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series (now Gander Outdoors Truck Series); later to the Busch Series (now Xfinity Series) and Monster Energy Cup Series during the 2000s.
- 1995, 1996 SODA Class 13 champion
- 2000, 2001 NASCAR Winston West Series champion
- 2002 Truck Series Rookie of the Year
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|2012||Richard Childress Racing||4||0||0||0||0||1||1057||0||0||0||0||0|