Alan Gustafson

AVONDALE, ARIZONA - NOVEMBER 08:
Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, and his
crew chief Alan Gustafson pose for a photo after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Season Finale 500 and the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Championship at Phoenix Raceway on November 08, 2020 in Avondale, Arizona. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

Alan Gustafson: 2021 Net Worth, Salary and Endorsements

Alan Gustafson is an American NASCAR Cup Series team boss from Ormond Beach, Florida. He started his hustling profession at eight years old. Gustafson started his hustling vocation helping his friend, Casey Yunick, with their go-karts.

Yunick and Alan then started hustling late models and legends vehicles on nearby race tracks.

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The veteran team boss drove rising star Elliott in 2016 to the best rookie season in the previous decade with 10 top-five completions and 17 top-10s at NASCAR's top level. Gustafson won the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series title with Chase Elliott.

Alan Gustafson: Career

In 1996, he chose to move to North Carolina to proceed with his hustling dream. He worked with Gary Moore's Goody's Dash Series group (GEM Motorsports), with his long-term companion, Jimmy Foster.

Alan was picked as the team boss, while Foster was racing. He was likewise the engineer for the group. When the 1996 season finished, they recorded one win, alongside completing 6th in the standings.

Gustafson then became a NASCAR crew chief in 1997 in the wake of joining Addington Racing's NASCAR Gander RV and Outdoors Truck Series group. He then went to the NASCAR Xfinity Series as a specialist for Diamond Ridge Motorsports in the next season. Gustafson joined the DeHart-drove No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports group in 2000 for two-time champion driver and NASCAR Hall of Famer Terry Labonte.

He has worked with a few groups, which contended in the Camping World Truck Series and Xfinity Series, prior to being appointed at Hendrick Motorsports.

Gustafson was named team boss for the No. 5 Chevrolet with Kyle Busch, prior to the beginning of the 2005 season. That year, he acquired his initial two NASCAR Cup Series triumphs as a crew chief.

In 2009, Alan posted the best period of his profession, completing second in the title after five victories with Mark Martin. The couple acquired 21 top-five completions, 32 top-10s, eight pole positions.

Toward the finish of 2010, Gustafson was named as the team head of the No. 24 Chevrolet driven by four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon. In five seasons, he instructed Gordon to a few achievements. This includes the driver's 85th Cup triumph. He was the crew chief for Jeff Gordon from 2011 until Gordon's retirement in 2015.

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 15: Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, stands in the garage with crew chief Alan Gustafson during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 61st Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

Alan Gustafson: 2021 Net Worth

The Net Worth of Gustafson is under review, although according to internet sources, his Net Worth is between $1 Million - $5 Million

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Alan Gustafson: Family

Gustafson lives in Davidson, North Carolina, with spouse Shannon and children John Alan and Austin. In his extra time, he appreciates mountain trekking.

Quick Facts

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Age45 Years
ResidenceDavidson, North Carolina
NationalityAmerican
TeamHendrick Motorsports
BirthdayAugust 5, 1975