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Scott Speed

RANK:  35
Born: January 24, 1983
Hometown: Manteca, CA
Sponsor: Red Bull
Manufacturer: Toyota
Team: Red Bull Racing Team
Crew Chief: Jimmy Elledge
Scott Speed Bio
Scott Andrew Speed (born January 24, 1983 in Manteca, California) is an American race car driver. Formerly a driver for the Scuderia Toro Rosso F1 team, he made his Formula One race debut at the 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix, becoming the first American to race in F1 since Michael Andretti in 1993. Speed has currently turned his career towards stock car racing, specifically NASCAR while still allied with Red Bull's racing program. He currently drives the #82 Red Bull Toyota Camry in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for the Red Bull Racing Team and the #99 Red Bull Toyota Camry in the Nationwide Series for Michael Waltrip Racing. Speed's career started at the age of 10 in karting, his stint there lasting from 1993 until 2001, winning the SKUSA Super Pro Title for...
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Sprint Cup | Camping World Truck
Races Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Avg. Finish
This Season 1 0 0 0 35.00
Career Stats 6 0 0 0 31.67

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Monday Rundown: Uphill climb for Logano
Logano was involved in a wreck on Lap 80 when Scott Speed checked up in front of him and Greg Biffle hit Logano from behind.  More »
ESPN Nascar · Feb. 16, 2009
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Busch helps Logano get feel for car during practice
Aric Almirola, Denny Hamlin, Scott Speed, Jeremy Mayfield and Scott Riggs also took the day off.  More »
Nascar · Feb. 13, 2009
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Scott Speed didn't do anything in it that is why he moved to NASCAR, Juan Pablo Montoya didn't do much in F1 either so he moved to NASCAR.
Topix Nascar · 23 hours ago
Logano could see fellow rookie Scott Speed having trouble in front of him but didn't see Greg Biffle coming on his left side, sparking a chain...
USA Today · Feb. 19, 2009
Star Scott to Be Real: Riggs and Tommy Baldwin Race Into Daytona 500 Joey Logano Looking to Score Big in 2009 Sprint Cup Season Scott Speed...
BleacherReport Nascar · Feb. 14, 2009

Top Questions & Answers about Scott Speed

Hey I like Scott Speed. I liked him last year when he was in Formula one (my TV was stuck that day and I could not change the channel, so I watched the race and he was not bad.) Then when I watch truck he races in that this year. He won a c...
He was sacked by the team and went back to America but I'm not sure if it was to race or not. I'm sure he'll be racing somewhere - just not in F1 (not at the moment anyway).
Our two drivers for the races have come up through the Red Bull young driver programme, so we know them very well and our expectations are high. How they will perform will depend not just on them but on the whole team. Nothing is certain in...

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Current Season Stats

Sprint Cup
Race No Race Start Finish Points Laps Winnings Status
3 Daytona 500 38 35 58 151/200 $268,763 running
2 Gatorade Duel 2 9 25 0 44/60 $0 handling
1 Budweiser Shootout 4 25 0 4/75 $20,000 accident

Career Stats

Sprint Cup | Camping World Truck
Year Rank Starts Pts. Winnings Wins Poles Top 5 Top 10 Laps Led Avg. Start Avg. Finish
2009 35 1 58 $288,763 0 0 0 0 0 38 35
2008 55 5 366 $396,300 0 0 0 0 2 28 31

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Top Drivers in 2009

Sprint Cup | Nationwide Series | Camping World Truck
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RANK: 1    Pts. Behind: -
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RANK: 2    Pts. Behind: -20
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RANK: 3    Pts. Behind: -25
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RANK: 4    Pts. Behind: -30
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RANK: 5    Pts. Behind: -30