Brian Vickers

Brian Vickers

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Updated On June 10, 2021

The 36 years old, Brian Vickers is a professional stock car as well as a sports car racing driver. Brian Vickers was among the first series of full-time drivers for Toyota after the manufacturer first entered the Sprint Cup Series.

Early life and Childhood

Brian Vickers is 37 years old. He was on born October 24, 1983, in Thomasville, North Carolina, USA. He was born to parents, Ramona and Clyde Vickers. Similarly, he was raised in his hometown, Thomasville. However, there is no other detailed information regarding childhood.

Likewise, he belongs to American nationality and ethnicity is still unknown. Further, talking about his educational background, he attended Trinity College, Cambridge.

Professional life

Brian has started his professional career as a car racing driver since 1994. He began racing and entered the go-karts series. As he progressed, he began to manage the World Karting Association, winning three champions in a row after a couple of years. In 1998, he proceeded to the Allison Legacy Series and won five races in his first season. In the following year, he entered the USAR Pro Cup. Then he went to USAR Pro Cup until 2001. Further, he joined the Bush Series, driving for the BLV Motorsports team owned by his father. In his first two seasons, he didn’t have any big progress, and the team ceased to exist, due to the lack of financial support.

Likewise, he joined Hendrick Motorsports, replacing Ricky Hendrick, and won the championship in his first season, beating David Green by 14 points, which has proven to be the best result in his entire career in 2003. Then he certainly increased the overall size of his net worth by a large margin, as well as his popularity. Considerably, he has also participated in 148 races and had three wins, 78 top-ten finishes, and four pole positions.

 Brian Vickers

Caption: Brian Vickers’s celebrating winning victory (Source: Bleacher Report)

Career after 2012

Moreover, he has also had modest victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series; in 14 seasons, he has raced in 323 races, winning three of them which also boosted his net worth and has 78 top-ten finishes. Similarly, his most conventional season was 2009 when he was in 12th place. In 2012, he commanded the first half of the race, leading for 125 laps in his first race in the No. 55. Then, he eventually finishes on the 5th. In the 2013 season, he finished well at Bristol. Besides, in August 2013,  he drove the No. 55 full-time starting in 2014.

Furthermore, he missed part of the 2015 season due to health issues. However,  he joined NASCAR on NBC as an analyst and worked selected Sprint Cup races on the network during the season. Thus, in 2016, his best finish of the season was 7th at Martinsville for the running of the STP 500.

Achievement and Net worth

Brian has achieved many awards by his best performances in car racing. Likewise, he has won the Rookie Of The Year Award.

Brian has earned a decent sum of money by his professional racing career. His estimated net worth is around $5 million. Further, his salary is not disclosed yet.

Relationship status

Reflecting on Brian’s relationship status, he is a married man. He tied a knot with his long term girlfriend Sarah Kellen Vickers in 2013 privately. She is an American Businessman, owner, and founder of SLK  designs, The duo meets each other in the racing event through a mutual friend. They are very with each other. There is no information regarding their kids.

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Caption: Brian Vickers with his wife Sarah in Miami Beach (Source: Twitter)

Previously, he was in a relationship with Erin Bates (supercross host), and Ivonne Macias (actress) before marriage.

Furthermore, he has not been through controversy currently regarding his personal as well as professional life.

Body measurements

Brian has an amazing personality and a stunning body. He has a height 0f 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 71 kg. He has a light brown hair color.

Brian Vickers

Caption: Brian Vickers Skydiing Solo Into Daytona International Speedway(Source: The Final Lap)

Social media

Brian is socially active on media sites like Instagram, Twitter, but does not have a Facebook account. He has more than 21.7k followers on the Instagram account and around 177k followers on Twitter account.