American stock options car racing driver who began his NASCAR Series career in 2001. He produced his NASCAR debut in the Busch Series in 2001 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. He documented his initial NASCAR Sprint Glass Series win on the 2007 Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte. His uncle Rick Meras was a 4-period Indianapolis 500 champion. He completed 2nd to Jimmie Johnson on the 2006 Daytona 500.