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#38 Brian Deegan

Deegan
Car #38 Ford Raptor
Sponsor Rockstar Energy Drink, Makita
Hometown Omaha, Neb.
Birthday MAY 9, 1975
Spouse Marissa
Brian Deegan at Wild Horse for LOORRS

Deegan has raced a Ford Fiesta at the X Games since 2009 and in 2010 announced a formal partnership with Ford Racing, expanding his domination of the motorsports world.  In the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, Deegan won the Pro2 championships in 2011, 2012, and 2014 in his Ford F-150 SVT Raptor.  He also clinched the Pro Lite Unlimited championship in 2009, 2011, and 2013.

Also in 2011, Deegan won his first Global Rallycross race and competed in a total of four rounds. Since competing in the Red Bull Global Rallycross series, Deegan has achieved a podium appearance ten times and finished as a runner-up in the championship. 

  • In his first campaign for the 2012 Global Rallycross Championship, Deegan finished second in the championship fight with five podium appearances in a Olsbergs MSE Ford Fiesta.
  • The Metal Mulisha team co-owner was the 2011 “Lucas Oil Off-Road Short Course Driver of the Year” and named 28th on ESPN’s list of “50 Most Influential People in Action Sports” in 2012.  
  • The freestyle motocross pioneer first turned heads in 1997 by ghost-riding his motocross bike across the LA coliseum finish line.

DID YOU KNOW?

With a combined 15 X Games Medals, Deegan is the most decorated Freestyle Motocross rider in X Games’ history and is the only rider to compete in at least one event each year since the X Games’ inception (1995). Along the way, he has overcome three near-death experiences, broken bones, lost a kidney and severely injured his spleen while establishing himself as one of the top talents and competitors in the sport.