American stock car racing driver who began his NASCAR Series career in 2001.
He made his NASCAR debut in the Busch Series in 2001 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
He recorded his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at the 2007 Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte.
His uncle Rick Meras was a 4-time Indianapolis 500 winner.
He finished 2nd to Jimmie Johnson at the 2006 Daytona 500.