Michael Waltrip

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  • Birth Name: Michael Curtis Waltrip
  • Birth Place: Owensboro, Kentucky, United States
  • Profession: Race car driver, Racing team co-owner
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Fast Facts

  • A long-distance runner, Waltrip competed in the 2000 Boston and Tampa marathons.
  • After 463 starts, got his first NASCAR win in the 2001 Daytona 500, the race in which his boss, Dale Earnhardt, was killed in a crash.
  • Primary car was confiscated at the 2007 Daytona 500 after Waltrip was caught with an unidentified illegal substance in the engine.
  • Was charged for reckless driving and failure to report an accident after a 2007 off-track crash.
  • Qualified in the front row for the 2008 Daytona 500.
  • Works for the Speed Channel as a commentator and panelist.

Relationships

  • Leroy Waltrip — Father
  • Margaret Jean Evans Waltrip — Mother
  • Connie Mae Brinkley — Sister
  • Clarice Trodglen — Aunt
  • Edna Hardesty — Aunt
  • Mable Bandy Waltrip — Grandmother
  • Robert Waltrip — Uncle
  • Carolyn Jean Waltrip — Sister
  • Charles H. Waltrip — Grandfather
  • Emma Trodglen — Aunt
  • Caitlin Marie Waltrip — Daughter
  • Margaret Carol Waltrip — Daughter
  • Robert Lynn Waltrip — Brother
  • Elizabeth Waltrip — Wife
  • Darrell Waltrip — Brother

Details

  • Birth Name: Michael Curtis Waltrip
  • Birth Place: Owensboro, Kentucky, United States
  • Profession: Race car driver, Racing team co-owner

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