Chris Gabehart is a NASCAR crew chief. Subsequently, he works for Denny Hamlin at Joe Gibbs Racing in the NASCAR Cup Series.
Prior to this, he worked as a crew chief in the NASCAR Xfinity Series for the same team. Subsequently, he worked for Brandon Jones in 2018. Further, in 2017, he worked for Hamlin, Erik Jones, Kyle Benjamin, and Ryan Preece. In 2016, he only worked for Erik Jones.
The net worth, salary, and endorsements are under review.
Gabehart began racing at the tender age of ten in the World Karting Association. Further, he competed in late model racing.
In 2007, he competed full-time in the ARCA/CRA Super Series. However, his career in the racing field did not shine for long. He gave up racing after winning the championship for lack of financial backup and sponsorship deals.
He started working as the crew engineer for Kyle Busch Motorsports’ in 2007. After a certain time, he joined Joe Gibbs Racing as the crew chief.
He became the first professional crew chief in 2016. It was at the NASCAR Xfinity Series; he worked for Erik Jones.
In 2017, he further moved up to NASCAR Cup Series as a full-time employer. Subsequently, his work benefitted Erik Jones, Hamlin, Daniel Suarez, Kyle Benjamin, and Ryan Preece.
In 2018, he hopped from no. 20 to no. 19 crew for Brandon Jones. He started working for Denny Hamlin in 2019 at the NASCAR Cup Series. It is in a continuation now.
Chris Gabehart was born on May 16, 1981, in Lafayette, Indiana. The American crew chief grew up in Louisville, Kentucky. However, for his further education, he moved back to Indiana. He pursued his graduation from Purdue University. Further, in 2005 he achieved a degree in Mechanical Engineering.
He was the first generation who pursued education for a degree at college. His father Kevin and his grandfather Al Straub motivated him to race. Subsequently, his father and grandfather both were professional racers in NASCAR.
The record of his charity and philanthropy is under review. However, it is kept out of the reach of the media.
Chris Gabehart is not active on various social media platforms. However, he has a Twitter account.
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 16, 1981|
|TEAM||Joe Gibbs Racing|