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|Birth date:||April 30, 1963|
|Birth place:||Owensboro, Kentucky, United States|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Profession:||Race car driver|
|Education:||Apollo High School|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Elizabeth "Buffy" Franks (m. 1993–2010)|
|Children:||Margaret Waltrip, Caitlin Waltrip|
|Parents:||Leroy Waltrip, Margaret Jean Evans Waltrip|
|TV shows:||Dancing with the Stars, Fox NASCAR, This Week in NASCAR, NASCAR Trackside, Fast Track to Fame, Inside NASCAR|
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Nicknamed “Mikey,” Michael Waltrip has an estimated net worth of $35 million. Mikey is a professional race car driver, co-owner of Michael Waltrip Racing, racing commentator, and published writer. Produced Michael Curtis Waltrip on April 30, 1963 in Owensboro, Kentucky, he is the smaller brother of Darrell Waltrip who is a three-time NASCAR Winston Cup Series Champion. His stock car career commenced in 1981 when he caught the Mini-Modified division track championship at Kentucky Motor Speedway. After per year, he entered the Goody’s Dash Series where he won the series championship in 1983 and was voted the racetrack’s most famous driver in 1983 and 1984.
Michael Waltrip Net Worth $35 Million
In 1985, Waltrip made his Cup debut in the Coca-cola 600 at Charlotte driving for Dick Bahre. Waltrip concluded in 28th place in the race and finished 57th in the series standings after just five starts. Waltrip was a two time winner of the Daytona 500, one on the death of his late mentor Dale Earnhardt Sr. on February 18, 2001 and another on February 16, 2003. Waltrip also competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans edition in 2011. Michael Waltrip is a pre-race analyst for NASCAR on FOX. He was an avid runner , and it has participated in the 2000 Boston Marathon. He composed a novel published in 2011, In the Blink of an Eye: Dale, Daytona, and also the Day that Changed Everything, which became a New York Times bestseller and contains additionally affirmed that he along with his wife Elizabeth “Buffy” Franks divorced in 2010.