Brian Vickers

Nationality
usa United States
Full Name
Brian Lee Vickers
Hometown
Thomasville, NC
Date of Birth
10/24/1983
Height
5'11
Weight
160
First Year
2003
Last Year
2016

Bio

Brian Vickers is a retired American stock car racing driver. He won the 2003 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship driving for Hendrick Motorsports and recently has done television work for NBC Sports.

Over the course of his 15 year career, Vickers started 323 races and picked up three career wins with three different teams. The first was at Talladega with Hendrick Motorsports, then Michigan with Team Red Bull, and finally New Hampshire with Michael Waltrip Racing.

He also made starts in a relief role with Joe Gibbs Racing and Stewart-Haas Racing.

News

05/22/2010 – Vickers will not complete for the remainder of the 2010 season for Team Red Bull after being diagnosed with blood clots in his left leg and both lungs. Doctors will not clear Vickers to race while on blood thinners to remove the clots.

06/09/2006 – Despite recently signing a contract extension through 2009 with Hendrick Motorsports, Vickers is given permission to seek a new ride for 2007.

Cup Series

SeasonTeamStartsPolesWinsTop5sTop10sLaps CompLaps LedRaces LedDNFDNQWD
2003Hendrick Motorsports500001269111100
2004Hendrick Motorsports3620049695876700
2005Hendrick Motorsports3610510992031510400
2006Hendrick Motorsports3611591004012610200
2007Team Red Bull230015585610675130
2008Team Red Bull3610361004023212500
2009Team Red Bull36614131013510110500
2010Team Red Bull1100033510273200
2011Team Red Bull3600371005072200
2012Michael Waltrip Racing8003527261584100
2013Michael Waltrip Racing1401254393192400
2013Joe Gibbs Racing3000198300100
2014Michael Waltrip Racing36103910047535300
2015Michael Waltrip Racing2000049600000
2016Stewart-Haas Racing50001145200100
Total-32312329789061212427243130

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