Rick Hendrick net worth: Rick Hendrick is an American businessman and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $1 billion dollars. Joseph Riddick Hendrick III was born in Warrenton, North Carolina in July 1949. He is best known for being the owner of the NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports. He started drag racing at the age of 14. After college he opened a small used-car lot and became the general sales manager. He later became the youngest Chevrolet dealer in the U.S. He now owns the Hendrick Automotive Group and has 80 franchises in ten different states. Hendrick serves as chairman and the company is the sixth largest dealership in the U.S. As a racer he competed in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series, and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. He started a drag boat racing team in the late 70s that won three consecutive championships and set a world record. He moved to NASCAR Model Sportsman Series and earned a victory. He started All-Star Racing in 1984. Rick now owns the Hendrick Motorsports racing team and has four full time drivers: Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and Kasey Kahne. Rick and his wife Linda were involved in a plane crash in 2011 that left him with 3 broken ribs and a fractured clavicle. His son Ricky Hendrick was a NASCAR driver and died in an airplane accident. Hendrick Motorsports has won 11 Sprint Cup championships.
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Date of Birth
Jul 12, 1949
United States of America
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