Mike Skinner

Nationality
usa United States
Full Name
Michael Skinner
Hometown
Susanville, CA
Date of Birth
06/28/1957
Height
6'0
Weight
200
First Year
1986
Last Year
2012

Mike Skinner is an American former stock car racing driver. He has competed in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, Busch Series and Camping World Truck Series. He has most recently driven the No. 98 Ford Fusion for Phil Parsons Racing in the Cup Series. He is the father of former NASCAR drivers Jamie Skinner and Dustin Skinner. He was born in Susanville, California.

Skinner starred as the test driver for the first series of The Grand Tour. He was known as “The American,” in humorous contrast to the main presenters, who are British.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • 1997 NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year

OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 1995 NASCAR Truck Series Champion
Mike Skinner NEWS

Cup Series

SeasonTeamStartPoleWinTop-5Top-10DNFLaps CompLead Lap FinLaps LedRaces LedDNQWD
1986No Data30000180700000
1990No Data10000123000010
1991No Data20000135000000
1992No Data20000092900060
1993No Data10000114500000
1994No Data10000046900020
1996RCR5000011459010100
1997RCR31200378389534810
1998RCR3000493842511112500
1999RCR342051419732154651400
2000RCR341011129640173491200
2001RCR23000146717646300
2002No Data36000161007442200
2003Multiple2610007721028410
2004RCR10000019800000
2005Multiple1000008132010010
2006Multiple40000263010090
2007BDR10000033100020
2008Multiple1100000352500010
2009Multiple50000518500040
2011Multiple21000018130303290
2012Multiple4000048200010
Total-286601039727215062102951380