Dario Franchitti Net Worth

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Dario Franchitti net worth is
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He’s best recognized for winning the Indy Car Series four times. George Dario Marino Franchitti was born on May 19, 1973 in Bathgate, Scotland. While Franchitti’s parents were both born in Scotland, his tradition is mainly Italian. He’d continue to transfer series and teams including participating in the International Touring Car Championships in mid to late 1990s, until settling in CART racing in America.

Dario Franchitti Net Worth $72 Million Dollars

Franchitti’s star would start to grow globally in 2007 when he won the IRL Tournament for the very first time with four triumphs, although he suffered two large crashes throughout the entire year. Following a short attempt at NASCAR un 2008, Franchitti was back at Indy Car in 2009 and would win the tournament for three straight years (2009-2011). He’d also continue to win two more Indianapolis 500s (2010 and 2012). Following a horrible crash in 2013, in which he suffered multiple spinal fracture, right ankle fracture as well as a concussion, Franchitti chose to retire from racing. Franchitti’s rise to global popularity was boosted significantly in 2001 when he wed globally accepted celebrity Ashley Judd. The two were wed for over a decade but divorced in 2013.

Quick Facts

Birth date: May 19, 1973
Birth place: Bathgate, United Kingdom
Height:1.75 m
Weight:70 kg
Profession:Race car driver
Education:Stewart's Melville College
Nationality:British
Spouse:Ashley Judd (m. 2001–2013)
Parents:Marina Franchitti, George Franchitti
Siblings:Marino Franchitti
Nominations:Best Driver ESPY Award
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He was awarded the MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to Motor Racing. He lives in London, England.
2Is the cousin of Paul Di Resta, one of the current drivers for the Force India F1 team.(2013).
3Won the Indianapolis 500 under a caution flag after teammate Marco Andretti crashed. The race was stopped after 166 laps (415 miles) due to heavy rain. [May 2007]
4Sustained several injuries when his race-car was involved in a crash at the Grand Prix on October 6, 2013 in Houston, Texas.
5Won his third Indianapolis 500 on May 27, 2012. Dedicated the race to Dan Wheldon.
6Close friend of Dan Wheldon.
7Last name is pronounced FRAN-key-tee.
8Won the Indianapolis 500 in 2007, 2010, and 2012. He is the 7th man to win three times at Indy.
9Was a very close friend of Greg Moore (1975-1999), a CART driver who drove with him.
10Met wife Ashley Judd at Jason Priestley's wedding.
11Son-in-law of Naomi Judd.
12Brother-in-law of Wynonna Judd.
13His first career win in the Indy Racing League came at the Milwaukee Mile in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 2004.
14Attended 'Stewart's Melville College' (High School) in Edinburgh.
15Racing car driver
16Engaged to actress Ashley Judd.


Quotes

#Quote
1There is a misconception that I left the Indy Car Series because there was something wrong with it and there really is not. It was time for that new challenge. It was time to start a new adventure. I was looking for that but there is nothing wrong with the Indy Car Series. In fact, it's one of the greatest series in racing.


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Turbo2013Scottish Anchor Male Tourist (voice)
Driven2001Race Car Driver

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Turbo2013consultant: racing sequences

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Formula 1: BBC Sport2010-2014TV SeriesHimself - Three time winner, Indianapolis 500 / Himself - IndyCar Series Driver Champion 2007, 2009
Test Drive2014TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
5th Gear2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Indycar race driver
Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston Presented by the Greater Houston Honda Dealers2013TV MovieHimself
Grand Prix of Baltimore2013TV MovieHimself
Honda Indy Toronto2013TV MovieHimself
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2013TV SeriesHimself
Indianapolis 5002013TV Movie documentaryHimself
Itaipava São Paulo Indy 3002013TV MovieHimself
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach2013TV MovieHimself
Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama2013TV MovieHimself
Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg2013TV MovieHimself
Grand Prix of Baltimore2012TV MovieHimself
GoPro Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma2012TV MovieHimself
Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio2012TV MovieHimself
Edmonton Indy2012TV MovieHimself
Honda Indy Toronto2012TV MovieHimself
2012 CMT Music Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2007-2012TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2012TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2011TV SeriesHimself - Alone with Rome / Izod IndyCar Series driver
Pardon the Interruption2007-2010TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2007-2010TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHimself
Nikon Indy 3002008TV MovieHimself
2008 NASCAR Lenox Industrial Tools 3012008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #40 Guitar Hero-Target Dodge
2008 NASCAR Lifelock 4002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #40 Juicy Fruit Dodge
2008 NASCAR Pocono 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #40 Target Dodge
2008 NASCAR Subway 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #40 Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Dodge
2008 NASCAR Daytona 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #40 Dodge Journey Dodge
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2008TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver (segment "Super Dario")
Larry King Live2007TV SeriesHimself
ITV - Formula One2007TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2007TV SeriesHimself - Indianapolis 500 Winner
Maxim's Supercars2004TV MovieHimself
Maxim Supercars2004TV MovieHimself
Suddenly Susan1999TV SeriesHimself

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Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2009TV SeriesHimself

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