Chip Ganassi

Chip Ganassi: 2021 Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsement

Chip Ganassi is a previous American racecar driver and current racecar proprietor.

He has been associated with the North American racing scene for more than 30 years and is viewed as one of the best just as inventive proprietors ever.

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He is the only group proprietor in history to have won the Indianapolis 500, the Daytona 500, the Brickyard 400, the Rolex 24 at Daytona, the 12 Hours of Sebring, and most as of late the 24 Hours of Le Mans - six of the greatest races.

He is at present the proprietor and CEO of Chip Ganassi Racing which works groups in the IndyCar Series, NASCAR Cup Series, WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and the FIA World Endurance Championship. He runs 14 vehicles with 18 drivers across six distinctive arrangements.

Ganassi went to the Bob Bondurant Driving School in 1977 while an understudy at the Fox Chapel Area High School. He won his first auto race in a Formula Ford at 18 years old. He started his CART racing vocation in 1982 after moving on from Duquesne.

Despite the fact that a wrecked camshaft kept him from finishing his first CART race at Phoenix, Ganassi qualified with the quickest speed, 197 mph. He contended in the Indianapolis 500 five times, with a best completion of eighth in 1983. He was casted a ballot as the Most Improved Driver in 1983 and was ninth in the CART standings.

In 1990, he split off and framed his own group, Chip Ganassi Racing, with Target as the sponsor. He likewise got dynamic in the NASCAR circuit. His NASCAR race group is situated in Concord, North Carolina. The IndyCar Series groups are situated in Indianapolis and Brownsburg, Indiana.

Chip Ganassi: 2021 Net Worth

According to celebrity net worth, he has a net worth of $40 million. He is a member of the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.

Chip Ganassi: Charity and Foundations

Chip Ganassi team is active in the realm of philanthropy. On November 16, 2017, Comcast announced the Chip Ganassi Racing Pit Crew Department as the winner of the third annual Comcast Community Champion of the Year Award.

The $60,000 donation from Comcast on behalf of the Chip Ganassi Racing Pit Crew Department was provided to the Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte, to support the organization’s efforts to provide a home for families of children receiving treatment at local Charlotte-area hospitals.

Chip Ganassi: Family

Ganassi was once a VP of FRG Group which was his dad's company. It was engaged with commercial real estate, transportation, and other areas. Notwithstanding his racing interest, he is additionally a previous minority proprietor of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Ganassi is a solid ally of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, to which his groups have given over US$500,000.

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He graduated from the Fox Chapel Area High School in 1978 and with a degree in account from Duquesne University in 1982. He got an Honorary Doctorate from Carnegie Mellon University in 2011.

He right now dwells in the Pittsburgh suburb of Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania.

Quick Facts

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Age62 Years
ResidencePittsburgh
NationalityAmerican
TeamChip Ganassi Racing
Net Worth$40 Million
BirthdayMay 24, 1958