Cole Whitt

usa United States
Full Name
Cole Daniel Whitt
Alpine, CA
Date of Birth
First Year

Career Overview

Signed by Team Red Bull as a development driver, Cole Whitt made his Cup Series debut in 2011. The problem was by the end of 2011, Team Red Bull had closed their doors.

He would spend the next few years running primarily in the Xfinity Series for JR Motorsports, while running select races in the Cup Series. By 2014 he signed on with Swan Racing, who closed by Kansas and he took his sponsor to BK Racing to finish the year.

He ran the full 2015 season with Front Row Motorsports, for 2016 he ran select races for Premium Motorsports before joining with TriStar Motorsports. He ran the full 2017 season, but opted to cut back to a partial season in 2018.

Teams Driven For

  • Team Red Bull 2011
  • Circle Sport Racing 2012
  • Turn One Racing 2012
  • Swan Racing 2013-2014
  • BK Racing 2013
  • Front Row Motorsports 2015
  • Premium Motorsports 2016
  • TriStar Motorsports 2017-Present


  • Career start 1 – 2011 race 35 Phoenix
  • Career start 100 – 2016 race 16 Sonoma

Other Accomplishments

  • 2006 Hoosier Sprint Car Rookie of the Year
  • 2008 USAC National Midget Champion
  • 2010 USAC Super License Award

Cup Series

SeasonTeamStartPoleWinTop-5Top-10DNFLaps CompLead Lap FinLaps LedRaces LedDNQWD
2011Team Red Bull20000146300000
2012Multiple Teams50000518300040
2013No Team Data700002192000000
2014Multiple Teams3600004997771100
2015Front Row Motorsports3600003987195300
2016Premium Motorsports2600005666762232
2017TriStar Motorsports3600009972443100
2018TriStar Motorsports800000234310000