The first Pakistani to become a professional racing driver. He debuted on the NASCAR Nationwide Series circuit in 2012.
He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in International Relations from American University in Washington, D.C.
He was the Southwest Formula Mazda Champion in 2001 and 2002.
His family lived in Germany for a few years before moving to Texas when Nur was 8 years old.
He competed in the 2012 Kansas Lottery 300, which was won by Ricky Stenhouse Jr.