Quick Facts

Birthdate: October 24, 1983
Hometown: Thomasville, NC
Residence: Miami,FL
Height / Weight: 5'11" / 160 lbs
Marital Status: Married
Hobbies: Golf, scuba diving, traveling, Sky Diving, Biking, Mt Road biking, Kayaking, Video Games, reading
Favorite Books: Atlas Shrugged, Fountain Head, 5000 Year Leap.
Recent books: Fooled By Randomness. Titan, Lonesome Dove
Personal Vehicle: A bike!

Favorite Movies:

The Thomas Crown Affair, Wedding Crashers, Bucket List, Mr Smith Goes to Washington, Old School, Dumb and Dumber
Favorite Video Game: NASCAR Racing, Tiger Woods PGA Tour, Gran Turismo
Favorite Meal: Grilled chicken with pasta, olive oil, vinegar, salt and pepper
Favorite Snack: A Variety of fruits
Favorite Travel Spot: Jackson Hole or Paris
Favorite Gadget: iPhone or the iPad
My Heros in Racing: Dale Earnhardt, Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna, Mario Andretti, AJ Foyt, David Pearson, Bobby and Donnie Allison, Jeff Gordon, Bobby and Terry Labonte, Dale Jarrett, Richard, Kyle, and Adam Petty, and many others
My Heros Outside of Racing: Albert Einstein, the Dalai Lama
One Thing I want to accomplish in the next five years: Win a Championship
Best Piece of Racing Advice I have passed along to others: Just be patient in your career. Keep practicing. Never Give UP and eventually things will fall into place.
What do you like to do in your spare time: Boxing. Tennis. Swim. Read. Bike. Golf. Running. Rock climb. Hike. Motorcycles. Travel.
Favorite daily games: Chess. Backgamma. Gin. Chinese checkers.
Any regrets in life or racing: There's always things I wouldn't do again. But no regrets.

"My heroes all had a dream and were willing to do all that it takes to reach it without sacrificing principles. Some of them, such as Adam, Dale and Senna, made the ultimate sacrifice- their life, while pursuing their goals." - Brian Vickers

Don't Ever Give Up!

This inspirational drawing has been shared by Brian Vickers with his various race teams and teammates throughout his racing career.