Jeff Burton

usa United States
Full Name
Jeffrey Tyler Burton
South Boston, VA
Date of Birth
First Year
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Jeff Burton, nicknamed “The Mayor”, is an American former professional stock car racing driver and current racing commentator. He scored 21 career victories in the Sprint Cup Series, including two Coca-Cola 600s in 1999 and 2001 and the 1999 Southern 500. He currently serves as a color commentator for NBC Sports, having joined them upon their return to their coverage of NASCAR. His son Harrison Burton currently competes in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series and part-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. His brother Ward Burton and his nephew Jeb Burton have also competed in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.

Career Highlights

  • 1994 Cup Series Rookie of the Year
  • 1999 Southern 500 Winner
  • 1999, 2001 Coca-Cola 500 Winner
Jeff Burton News
  • Brother – Ward Burton
  • Son – Harrison Burton
  • Nephew – Jeb Burton

Cup Series

SeasonTeamStartPoleWinTop-5Top-10DNFLaps CompLead Lap FinLaps LedRaces LedDNQWD
1993No Team Data1000018600000
1994No Team Data300023777524122410
1995No Team Data2900126805044220
1996Roush Fenway Racing30106121859215210710
1997Roush Fenway Racing3203131819275246851700
1998Roush Fenway Racing3302182349488259781300
1999Roush Fenway Racing34061823398782410651800
2000Roush Fenway Racing34141522296562711292200
2001Roush Fenway Racing3602816110463224001000
2002Roush Fenway Racing360051459980231241300
2003Roush Fenway Racing36003114100031998800
2004Multiple Teams360026697332156500
2005Richard Childress Racing360036410375227200
2006Richard Childress Racing3641720210011266491500
2007Richard Childress Racing36019183101352779700
2008Richard Childress Racing3602718210388301401200
2009Richard Childress Racing36005103103822596600
2010Richard Childress Racing3600615210556305391700
2011Richard Childress Racing3600253104572394900
2012Richard Childress Racing3600262101391638500
2013Richard Childress Racing3600262103642419600
2014Multiple Teams400000124720000