driver profiles After finishing ninth in his first full season in the NASCAR Nationwide Series , 23-year-old Parker Kligerman moves to Swan Racing and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for 2014. He competed in two NASCAR Sprint Cup races for Brandon
Kligerman celebrates in Talladega after his first win in the Camping World Truck Series.
What would Parker Kligerman do for $100,000?
Parker Kligerman and John Hunter Nemechek make contact, leading to a run in the Bar Harbor 200 at Dover.
NBC's Parker Kligerman explains the difficulty of trying to dry a track like Pocono Raceway when dealing with 'weepers'.
Parker Kligerman takes a big hit after John Hunter Nemechek gets loose and spins John Wes Townley at Kansas Speedway.
Parker Kligerman blows a tire, causing him to lose control and hit the wall in Iowa.
Editor's note: Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Turford/The Drivers Project Drivers, crew chiefs and others from NASCAR Nation joined fans from around the racing world in offering condolences to the family of Bryan Clauson, a 27-year-old racer who died Sunday night following a Saturday night wreck in a sprint-car event. Very sad. Thoughts and prayers with Bryan's family and friends. #RIPBryanClauson https://t.co/bzNjfnpW6J — Dale Earnhardt Jr . (@DaleJr) August 8, 2016 Tough to hear the news this morning. Thoughts and prayers go out to the @BryanClauson family during this tough time.. #wheelman #RIP — Rodney Childers (@RodneyChilders4) August 8, 2016 Thinking of @BryanClauson family today. Very sad day in the Motorsports community. — Erik Jones (@erik_jones) August 8, 2016 pic.twitter.com/dQuRARCGyo — Rico Abreu (@Rico_Abreu) August 8, 2016 Absolutely heart broken for the Clauson family! Rest in peace @BryanClauson — Tony Gibson (@TonyOldman41) August 8, 2016 My thoughts and prayers are with all of Bryan Clauson's family and friends. — Regan Smith (@ReganSmith) August 8, 2016 Heartbreaking to learn that Bryan Clauson has passed away. Praying for peace and comfort for his family and friends. #racingfamily — DeLana Harvick (@DeLanaHarvick) August 8, 2016 Card night was on Mondays at my GMA's house back in the day. Grandma always complimented his manners. His parents should be proud. #RIPBryan — landon cassill (@landoncassill) August 8, 2016 Awesome driver and great guy... RIP https://t.co/g8aXGJB89G — Casey Mears (@CJMearsGang) August 8, 2016 I'm really at a loss for words this morning. Im just sick hearing the news about @BryanClauson . Thoughts and prayers to his family #ripchamp — Justin Allgaier (@J_Allgaier) August 8, 2016 Very sad news today regarding @BryanClauson RIP to an incredibly talented race car driver — Steve O'Donnell (@odsteve) August 8, 2016 Unbelievable. RIP to Bryan Clauson. Lots of prayers to his family right now. — Ryan Reed (@driverRyanReed) August 8, 2016 Horrible, Bryan was an incredible and TRUE racer. My heart and prayers go out to his family. https://t.co/z5PEpnp4QF — Parker Kligerman (@pkligerman) August 8, 2016 Very sad news. Thoughts and prayers to Bryan's family. https://t.co/9PJeDxcDAa — Joey Logano (@joeylogano) August 8, 2016 My thoughts are with Bryan's fiancé Lauren and their family and friends. #bc — Kasey Kahne (@kaseykahne) August 8, 2016 pic.twitter.com/2F9try4u9L — Katelyn Sweet (@Katelyn_Sweet) August 8, 2016 https://t.co/mNG3Zx4L1u — Brian Scott (@bscottracing) August 8, 2016 So saddened to hear the news of Bryan Clauson my thoughts and prayers go out to his family. #RIPBryanClauson — Ty Dillon (@tydillon) August 8, 2016 There aren't enough competitors in our sport like @BryanClauson and now there's one less. RIP my friend. — Justin Marks (@JustinMarksDG) August 8, 2016 Awful news to hear about the passing of a true racer @BryanClauson God speed my friend. — Cole Whitt (@ColeWhitt) August 8, 2016 It's surreal to think Bryan Clauson is gone. He was one of the good ones. He was kind, funny, and a damn good driver. Heavy heart today. — Danica Patrick (@DanicaPatrick) August 8, 2016 Bryan Clauson was as good as they get behind the wheel and one of the nicest, happiest guys around. Always smiling and enjoying life... #bc — Kasey Kahne (@kaseykahne) August 8, 2016 Sad to see the news of @BryanClauson the racing community just lost another great one. #RIPBC — AJ Allmendinger (@AJDinger) August 8, 2016 Thoughts and prayers with the Clauson family. I always admired @BryanClauson love for racing. His determination will never be forgotten. — Austin Dillon (@austindillon3) August 8, 2016 Very sad news this morning on Bryan Clauson my condolences and prayers go out to his family — Daniel Suárez (@Daniel_SuarezG) August 8, 2016 RIP. Godspeed BC. Please send prayers to his family and friends. #PrayersForBC https://t.co/eyf332eO3F — Brian Scott (@bscottracing) August 8, 2016 Our hearts are heavy with the news of @BryanClauson 's passing. Godspeed to him, and our thoughts & prayers are with his family. — Stewart-Haas Racing (@StewartHaasRcng) August 8, 2016 My thoughts and prayers are with all of Bryan Clauson's family and friends. — Regan Smith (@ReganSmith) August 8, 2016 Very sad to hear about #BryanClauson . He was a wheel man for sure. Thoughts and prayers to his family during this terrible time. — Jeremy Clements (@JClements51) August 8, 2016 https://t.co/Jz07KHXYgT — Michael Waltrip (@MW55) August 8, 2016 A true racer who will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers to his family and friends. https://t.co/FlSSbjTbnB — Jeff Burton (@JeffBurton) August 8, 2016 while @BryanClauson was fighting hard for his life, @steviewaltrip and I were praying hard for his recovery, God had other plans, RIP — Darrell Waltrip (@AllWaltrip) August 8, 2016 Our greatest comfort in sorrow is to know that God is in control. — Darrell Waltrip (@AllWaltrip) August 8, 2016 Very well put DW. Such a sad day to hear the passing of a great man and driver. Rest in peace @BryanClauson https://t.co/8nynbxGIPm — Matthew DiBenedetto (@mattdracing) August 8, 2016 Absolutely unbelievable. Words cant be put into place when you lose family. Were all family in the racing world. Rest in peace BC. — Darrell Wallace Jr (@BubbaWallace) August 8, 2016 The racing family lost an amazing young man. Deepest condolences to the family and friends of @BryanClauson . Rest in Peace. — Kurt Busch (@KurtBusch) August 8, 2016 Man it seems like just yesterday @BryanClauson and I were playing Nintendo 64 and racing quarter midgets. I just can't believe it. Praying. — Brennan Poole (@brennanpoole) August 8, 2016 Bryan and I were teammates back at Ganassi. He always had a smile on his face. Hell of a driver and even more he was a hell of a person. — Kevin Hamlin (@KevinHamlin) August 8, 2016 Godspeed Bryan https://t.co/rSBursglmZ — Jimmie Johnson (@JimmieJohnson) August 8, 2016 Sending thoughts and prayers to the Clauson Family. — Kyle Busch (@KyleBusch) August 8, 2016 My thoughts and prayers are with the Clauson family, absolutely terrible hearing about this. — Chase Elliott (@chaseelliott) August 8, 2016 Love that https://t.co/GVbDcAjY2G — Ricky Stenhouse Jr . (@StenhouseJr) August 8, 2016 Please, today, just take a few mins out of your day to look up @BryanClauson 's accomplishments and a few of his best races online — landon cassill (@landoncassill) August 8, 2016 pic.twitter.com/gSRkQKeEYQ — Josh Wise (@Josh_Wise) August 8, 2016 So many Memories we made that I will never forget. We had plans of making so many more together. #ripBC pic.twitter.com/im3OEvMOmJ — Ricky Stenhouse Jr . (@StenhouseJr) August 8, 2016 So sad to hear of @BryanClauson 's passing. An incredible man & driver. Thoughts & prayers for his family & friends. https://t.co/dZMp8o4O4s — Jeff Gordon (@JeffGordonWeb) August 8, 2016
After a wild ride Parker Kligerman questions aggressive driving during Daytona 500 practice.
Alex Bowman and Cole Whitt express their excitement for making the Daytona 500, while a frustrated Parker Kligerman must wait to see if the No. 30 can make the race.