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  Austin Dillon  
#33 Chevrolet  

Hometown:  Lewisville, NC
Nationality:  American
Date of Birth:  4/27/1990
Height:  
Weight:  0 lbs
All Time Wins:  2
Notes:  

2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion, beating Sam Hornish Jr. by just 3 points.

At age 21, became the youngest NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion in 2011.

Joined Greg Biffle and Johnny Benson as those drivers with Nationwide and Truck titles.

Finished third in points and earned rookie of the year honors in the NASCAR Nationwide Series in 2012.

Scored his first Nationwide win in June 2012 at Kentucky.

Rookie of the year in Truck Series in 2010.

Won two races as well as a series-high and rookie-record seven poles during 2010 season.

First truck win came at Iowa Speedway in 2010.

2008 rookie of the year in the NASCAR Camping World East Series, scoring one win in the series that year.

Grandson of longtime NASCAR team owner Richard Childress.


SeasonRankPointsPBStartsWinsTop 5Top 10Money Won
2015-----------------------
2014 78(T) 0 -1213 1 0 0 1 $21,510
2013 1 1180 --- 33 0 13 22 $1,148,654
2012 3 1227 -24 33 2 16 27 $1,166,020
2011 89(T) 0 -1222 4 0 1 3 $95,122
2010 118(T) 88 -5551 1 0 0 0 $20,018
2009 79 355 -5327 4 0 0 0 $65,150
2008 84 245 -4887 2 0 1 1 $42,700
2002-----------------------
 
2015 ResultsRaceStartFinishPointsLaps Led
Feb. 21DRIVE4COPD 300------------
Feb. 28Great Clips 300------------
Mar. 07Boyd Gaming 300------------
Mar. 14Blue Jeans Go Green 200------------
Mar. 21TreatMyClot.com 300------------
Apr. 10O'Reilly Auto Parts 300------------
Apr. 18Drive To Stop Diabetes 300------------
Apr. 24ToyotaCare 250------------
May. 02Aaron's 312------------
May. 17Get to Know Newton 250------------
May. 23History 300------------
May. 30Buckle Up 200------------
Jun. 13Ollie's Bargain Outlet 250------------
Jun. 20EnjoyIllinois.com 300------------
Jul. 04Subway Firecracker 250------------
Jul. 10John R. Elliott Hero Campaign 300------------
Jul. 18Sta-Green 200------------
Jul. 25Lilly Diabetes 250------------
Aug. 01U.S. Cellular 250------------
Aug. 08Zippo 200 at the Glen------------
Aug. 15Nationwide Children's Hospital 200------------
Aug. 21Food City 300------------
Aug. 29Gardner Denver 200------------
Sep. 05VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero 200------------
Sep. 11Virginia 529 College Savings 250------------
Sep. 19Jimmy John's Freaky Fast 300------------
Sep. 26VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300------------
Oct. 035-Hour Energy 200------------
Oct. 09Dollar General 300------------
Oct. 17Kansas Lottery 300------------
Nov. 07O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge------------
Nov. 14ServiceMaster 200------------
Nov. 21Ford EcoBoost 300------------