Travis Alan Pastrana (created October 8, 1983) is an American motorsports competition and stunt performer who has won tournaments and X Games gold medals in a number of events, including super-cross, motocross, freestyle motocross, and rally racing. He runs a show called “Nitro Circus”, and formerly competed in the NASCAR Nationwide Series for Roush Fenway Racing.
In 2003, Pastrana started a rallying profession in the Race of Champions, and started driving for the Subaru-backed Vermont SportsCar rally team in 2004. Beginning in 2006, Pastrana was signed by Subaru to lead their new Subaru Rally Team USA, being coupled once again with expert co-driver Christian Edstrom. Pastrana and Edstrom clinched the 2006 Rally America National Series complete and open class tournament on October 22, 2006 during day among the Lake Superior Performance Rally. On December 16, 2006 Pastrana competed in the 2006 Race of Champions in the Stade de France in Paris. He represented America in the Nations’ Cup by himself, after injuries induced teammate Jimmie Johnson and his replacement Scott Speed to pull away. February 19, 2007 brought news that Pastrana’s longtime co-driver Edstrom had declared a sabbatical to center on his profession and family.