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TRAVIS PASTRANA #199 
TEAM: Vermont Sportscar
DATE OF BIRTH: October 8, 1983
HOMETOWN: Annapolis, Maryland
VEHICLE: VSC FC1-X
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2021 Nitro Rallycross Championship: 1st

2019 Nitro Rallycross: 5th
2018 Nitro Rallycross: DNF

 

Co-Creator of Nitro Circus and Nitro Rallycross

 

  • 6-time US Rally champion (2006-2009; 2017, 2021)

  • 2-time Mount Washington Hill Climb winner: 2017, 2021

  • 11-time X Games Gold medalist (None for rallycross but 2 for rally in 2008; 2006)

  • 17 total X Games medals (11 gold, 4 silver, two bronze)

  • First drove stage rally in 2003 and began championship racing for Subaru in 2004.

  • The youngest Rally Champion in Rally American history when he won the
    Rally America National Championship in 2006 at age 23.

  • Had his first dirtbike at age 4

  • Won gold at first ever X Games Moto Freestyle event at age 15.

  • Landed first ever double backlflip at 2006 Summer X Games 12 

  • Competed in NASCAR, racing Cup regularly from 2012-2013, and
    returning to the Truck series for occasional one-offs (most recently finishing 21st at Las Vegas in 2020)

  • In 2018, re-created 3 Evel Kneivel stunts during “Evel Live” for History channel (On an Indian Scout FTR750, jumped over 1) 52 cars, 2) 16 buses, and 3) the fountain at Caesars Palace)

  • Set a vehicle jump record for New Year, No Limits on January 1, 2010 – 269 ft from Long Beach pier onto a floating barge.

  • Married to 8-time X Game medalist (skate) Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins (he proposed during Nitro Circus Live in 2011) and has two daughters: Addy and Bristol 

  • Notorious medical history. Most recently suffered a base jumping crash in late January while filming for Gymkhana that left him with multiple hip fractures and a broken L5 vertebrae. Other injuries in the long list include: a dislocated spine, torn ACL, PCL, LCL, MCL and meniscus in his left knee, broken his tibia and fibula, surgery on his left wrist twice, left thumb once, two surgeries on his back, one on his right elbow, nine on his left knee, six on the right knee, one shoulder surgery which left him with the only piece of metal he has in his body.