HOMETOWN: Austin, Texas
HOBBIES: Off Road Racing, Road Racing, Sprint Car Racing, Rally Cross Racing, Snow Boarding, Surfing, Scuba Diving, and Wake Boarding.
ACADEMICS: Gavin is currently studying Business at The University of Arizona. Gavin was awarded the Dean and Wildcat Scholarships in Academics and plans to start his own company when he graduates in 2021.
Gavin has found racing feeds his desire to push the limits while getting the opportunity to compete against some of the most talented drivers in four wheel racing. Gavin has experienced a meteoric rise to the professional ranks because of his talents in the driver’s seat. He began racing halfway through the 2011 season at the age of 12 in the Modified Kart class of the Lucas Oil Offroad Racing Series and was immediately finishing at the top of the podium.
Across the world, in multiple continents & countries; Driving skills & talents drawn from many disciplines, Gavin holds the edge at the race track. Harlien Racing has campaigned in Stadium Super Trucks, Lucas Oil Off Road, The Off Road Championship, Red Bull Global Rally Cross, Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals, Sprint Cars, and more.
Gavin regularly finishes on the podium, has earned dozens of race wins and scored numerous qualifying poles. Gavin’s other top accolades include earning a Guinness World Record for being the youngest XGames competitor in a motorized sport, runner-up in the 2018 Stadium Super Trucks Championship and the 2014 Pro Lite Rookie Of The Year in the Lucas Oil Off Road Series.
He had the amazing fortune of being selected as one of two drivers to participate in the X Games GoPro Course Preview which aired live on ABC during the 2014 Summer X Games Austin and was seen by over 2 million viewers in 23 countries. Gavin was also cast in several commercials broadcast during several prime-time sporting events on ABC and CBS. The commercials featured Gavin along with Red Bull’s Travis Pastrana and Monster Energy’s Jeremy McGrath.