Dale Earnhardt Jr. Net Worth
Who Is Dale Earnhardt Jr.?
Dale Earnhardt is a popular retired American professional stock car racing driver, who was born on 10 October 1974.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. net worth:
Dale Earnhardt net worth is $300 million. His earnings in the year 2016 were $23.5 million and according to Forbes, his wealth from the endorsement that he had done was $14,800,000.
In the year 2008 when he joined Hendrick his earning had shot up to about $30 million per annum. Sponsorship for his car is worth $1 million per race. It is said that his total earnings from his career are of a whopping $410 million.
He had collected $90 million of prize money during NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career and this does not include the endorsements that he did. He had hit the Powerball but did not score the jackpot and had won $12 and made his girlfriend pretty angry.
He also owns a Learjet 60 private jet. In the year 2015 on June 15, he had announced his engagement to his longtime girlfriend Amy Reimann. Then when he had won his 14th Most Popular Driver Award in the year 2016 he had announced that they will get married on New Year’s Eve.
The couple got married at Richard Childress Vineyard which is in Lexington in North Carolina. Then in the year 2017 October, he had made an announcement that the couple was expecting their first child a girl, due on May second, 2018.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Life History:
Dale Earnhardt Jr. was born on in the year 1974 on 10 October in Kannapolis in North Carolina in the United States of America. He was the son of Brenda Lorraine and Dale Earnhardt Sr. He is a part of German ancestry.
He attended a high-performance driving school which was run by Andy Hillenburg and at the age of 17 he started with his racing career. He has a fan of Washington Redskins and had been known to have Redskins core relayed to him during races.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. – Known For:
Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s success at Daytona International Speedway all throughout his carrier has earned him his nickname Pied Piper of Daytona.
He has won the Most Popular Driver Award 15 times. He had remained with HMS until his retirement. He had won twenty-six in the Cup series and that’s a total that puts him in top 40 of NASCAR history.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Political / Business Affiliations:
In the year 2004 Dale said that he was a Republican and supported President George W. Bush.
He owns Hammerhead Entertainment which is a media production company that he had created and produced the television show Back in the Day.
He had also opened a bar in downtown Charlotte named Whisky River and another one in 2008 in Florida. In the year 2012, he opened Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet which is an automobile dealer company.
In the year 2013, he partnered with NY Eye Inc. and launched his own signature line of eyeglass frames.