Action sports ace Travis Pastrana is best known for his gravity defying X-games stunts and sideways rally action, but he's since swapped dirt tracks for asphalt to do battle in the NASCAR Nationwide Series.

While his first foray into the Nationwide series was delayed due to an injury sustained in X Games competition, 2013 has seen Travis start a full campaign.

It's been a bumpy ride so far, but one to which he's beginning to adapt.

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