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Ethan Barker

#12 VRD Racing


Birthdate: October 14, 2005
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Residence: Houston, Texas
Instagram: @racer_ethan
YouTube: Ethan Barker Racing





Nationality: American

Languages spoken: English and a little Mandarin

Height/weight: 5'7" / 145 lbs.

Education: Currently in 11th Grade

Hobbies: Drifting, biking, working out, sim racing, watching F1

Favorite sports to watch: Baseball (Houston Astros)

Favorite sports to play: Baseball

Interesting note about me: I really enjoy working out with friends

Bucket list items: Race at Suzuka (Japan) and Bathurst (Australia)

Favorite food: Hamburger and fries

Guilty food pleasure: Torchy's Tacos

Best meal I can cook by myself: Beef and onion omelet

Racing goal: Win as much as I can

Racing hero: Ayrton Senna 

Career results:


  • Set a new SCCA T4 lap record at MSR Cresson


  • Finished 14th in a partial season of USF Juniors Presented by Cooper Tires with five top-10 finishes
  • Contested three weekends in the F4 US Championship powered by Honda, claiming a podium finish at Circuit of The Americas
  • Won a third successive SCCA Southwest Division T4 Championship
  • SCCA US Majors Tour Southern Conference T4 Champion


  • SCCA Southwest Division T4 Champion, establishing several several new T4 lap records 


  • Houston Motorsports Park Allison Legacy Championship (short track oval racing)
  • SCCA Southwest Division T4 Champion
  • SCCA Texas Division Rookie of the Year (across all classes).