Vince childhood friend of Dominic Toretto and an experienced street racer. He was first seen starting a fight with Brian O'Connor at the Toretto store. Vince opposed Brian's inclusion into the team, especially since Mia Toretto favored Brian over him. He has a strong sense of loyalty to Dom and considers the team his family.
Vince is seriously injured when he is shot by a trucker whose shipments he attempted to hijack. Brian called for a medivac. His injuries included gunshot wound, deep lacerations, internal bleeding, and shock. His arm was stuck on a wire but Brian had gotten him off his arm still has scars from the wire. Vince had survived his wounds, but had to flee to due to being a wanted man.