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Carl Edwards Net Worth

Carl Edwards Net Worth is
$80 Million

Carl Edwards Biography

Carlton Michael Edwards Jr. is a Colombia, Missouri-born American professional stock car racing driver. Born on 15 August, 1979, Edwards is best known for driving in various series of NASCAR. Carl, who was the winner of 2007 NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship, has been active in his profession as a race car driver in NASCAR since 2005.

One of the most famous stock car racing drivers of today, one may wonder how rich is Carl Edwards? As estimated by sources Carl counts his net worth at an amount of $80 million in mid-2017. Needless to say, his involvement in the field of car racing as a driver has been the most significant in amassing his wealth. Being a popular car racing driver in NASCAR has been adding millions of dollars to Carl’s riches over the years.

Carl Edwards Net Worth $80 Million

Columbia-raised Carl attended Rock Bridge High School. He was interested in car racing so much that he initially did not want to enroll in any universities after high school, however, he later attended the University of Missouri and studied three semesters before dropping out to pursue his career in racing. Initially, he supported his racing career by working as a substitute teacher while moonlighting as a racing driver. In 2002, Edward found his fame as he competed in the 7 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series events, and Edwards has since competed in several NASCAR series.

During his career, Carl has participated in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and in NASCAR World Truck Series. He has won 25 times in the Sprint Cup Series while making it to the top ten in 211 races. He was the winner of the 2011 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. Until today, Edward has participated in a total of 245 races in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, while winning 38 of them. As for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Edwards has participated in 60 races run over the course of five years while winning six of them. Needless to say, the prize money earned from his wins and placings in these numerous races has definitely formed a big chunk of Edward’s present net worth.

Until today, Carl has managed to grab many titles and awards during his career. Edwards was rewarded with the 2005 NASCAR Busch Series Rookie of the Year, 2007 NASCAR Busch Series Most Popular Driver, and the 2003 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year awards. These and several other awards have not only helped Carl earn fame in his career but have also helped him amass millions of dollars every year.

Regarding his personal life, the 36 year-old car racing driver leads his life as a married man and a father of two children. Carl Edwards is married to Katherine Downey with whom he shares his two children. When he is not busy participating in major car racing, Edward spends his time riding motorcycle and visiting children’s homes across the country. For now, Edwards enjoys his career as one of the most successful stock car racing driver while his present net worth of $80 million caters to his daily life in every possible way.

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Quick Facts

Full NameCarl Edwards
Net Worth$80 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 15, 1979
Place Of BirthColumbia, Missouri, U.S.
Height6′ 1″
Weight185 lb (84 kg)
ProfessionProfessional stock car racing driver
EducationUniversity of Missouri
NationalityAmerican
SpouseKatherine Downey (m. 2009)
ChildrenAnne Edwards, Michael Edwards
ParentsCarl Edwards Sr., Nancy Sterling
SiblingsKenny Edwards
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/carledwardsmotorsports/
Google+https://plus.google.com/+CarlEdwards
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm1907731/
Awards2005 NASCAR Busch Series Rookie of the Year (2005), NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year (2003), NASCAR Busch Series Most Popular Driver (2007)
Nominations2005 Golden Corral 500 (Atlanta), 2016 AAA Texas 500 (Texas), 2005 Aaron's 312 (Atlanta), 2012 Zippo 200 (Watkins Glen), 2003 Built Ford Tough 225 (Kentucky), 2004 O'Reilly 200 (Bristol)
TV ShowsThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2006), The Price Is Right (2009), WWE Raw (2010), Sprint Cup Series Awards (2014), NASCAR on NBC (2015), Xfinity Series race (Fox NASCAR, 2016)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Has two children: Anne (Feb. 2010) and Michael (May 2011) with wife Katherine Downey.
2Won the 2007 Nascar Busch Series Championship by 798 points.
32007 Nascar Busch Series Champion.
4Once worked as a substitute teacher before racing in NASCAR.
52005 Nascar Busch Series Rookie of the Year
62003 Nascar Craftsman Truck Series Rookie of the Year.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Doing back flips at the start-finish line after winning a race


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Logan Lucky2017post-productionState trooper
Chicago Fire2015TV SeriesDelivery Guy
The Grinder2015TV SeriesStrauss
To Appomattox2015TV Mini-SeriesJohn B. Gordon
Royal Pains2014TV SeriesCarl Edwards
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange2013TV SeriesCherr-iot Driver (Sandwich)
The Glades2011TV SeriesCarl Edwards
Small Pond2011Kenny
The Bill Engvall Show2009TV SeriesClub Manager
242006TV SeriesJim Hill
Guiding Light2005TV SeriesCarl Edwards

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2016TV SeriesHimself - Playing Mario Kart 8
NASCAR on Fox2006-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
NASCAR on TNT2002-2014TV SeriesHimself
Fox and Friends2014TV SeriesHimself - Nascar Driver
The Biggest Loser2014TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver
The Big Brain Theory2013TV SeriesHimself - Judge & NASCAR champ
Live with Kelly and Michael2005-2013TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Co-Host
Behind the Music2013TV Series documentaryHimself - nascar driver busch series champion
Good Morning America Weekend Edition2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
WWE Raw2010-2012TV SeriesHimself
Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
Pepsi Max 4002010TV MovieHimself
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2010TV SeriesHimself
The Price Is Right2009TV SeriesHimself
Pepsi 5002009TV MovieHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009TV SeriesHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Live2009TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2008TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2007-2008TV SeriesHimself - Top Twelve List Presenter
Pepsi 5002008TV MovieHimself
2008 NASCAR Pennsylvania 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 Office Depot Ford
Rome Is Burning2007-2008TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent / Himself
2008 NASCAR Subway 5002008TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 AFLAC Ford
Nextel Cup UAW-Ford 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 Office Depot Ford
Sharp Aquos 5002007TV MovieHimself
2007 Pennsylvania 5002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 Office Depot Ford
NASCAR Nextel Cup Allstate 4002007TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 Office Depot Ford
Fast Cars and Superstars: The Gillette Young Guns Celebrity Race2007TV SeriesHimself
MADtv2007TV SeriesHimself
Sony HD 5002006TV MovieHimself
2006 Aaron's 4992006TV MovieHimself
Racing Superstars: Off the Track2006TV MovieHimself
Sony HD 5002005TV MovieHimself
Funai 2502005TV MovieHimself
Bass Pro Shops MBNA 5002004TV MovieHimself - Driver: #99 World Financial Group Ford
Pop Secret 5002004TV MovieHimself
CMT: 40 Greatest Road Songs2004TV SpecialHimself
The Jim Nabors Show1978TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - NASCAR Driver / Himself
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