James Hinchcliffe Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

James Hinchcliffe Biography
  • Name: James Hinchcliffe
  • Age: 31 years old
  • Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
  • Occupation: Race Car Driver
  • Net Worth: US $3 Million
  • Status: Alive

James Hinchcliffe is a Canadian race car driver who debuted with the IndyCar Series in 2011. He was born to parents Arlene and Jeremy on December 5, 1986 in Oakville, Ontario. He has two siblings, Rebecca and Christopher. Hinchcliffe attended Oakville Trafalgar High School followed by McMaster University. He left college his sophomore year to join Forsythe Racing.

Hinchcliffe started out karting at a young age. He received his very first go-kart at the age of 9. He won both the TKC Junior Rotax Class Karting Championship and the Junior Rotax Canada Cup in 2002. Hinchcliffe transitioned to car racing in 2003 with the Bridgestone Racing Academy. He earned a top 3 finish in the F2000 series. He competed in the Formula BMW USA in 2004 where he was named Rookie of the Year. Hinchcliffe also competed in the A1 Grand Prix, the Atlantic Championship, and the Indy Lights series. He won the Greg Moore Legacy Award in 2010

Hinchcliffe made his professional debut with the IndyCar Series in 2011. His dominance on the track earned him both the IndyCar Rookie of the Year and the Tony Renna Rising Star Award. Hinchcliffe replaced Danica Patrick in early 2012 as the new driver for GoDaddy’s Andretti Autosport team. He went on to win the 2013 Andretti season opener in St. Petersburg, Florida. Hinchcliffe joined the Schmidt Peterson Motorsports team in 2015 as a direct replacement for Simon Pagenaud. He was severely injured during a practice crash for the Indianapolis 500 later that year.

In 2016, James Hinchcliffe and his professional dance partner Sharna Burgess competed on the 23rd season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. They finished in second place behind Laurie Hernandez and her partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy.

James Hinchcliffe is 5ft 9in and has a net worth of $3 million. He reportedly makes close to $1 million per year in salary. Hinchcliffe is in a relationship with ‘Kirsten Dee’, a former Miss Sydney Australia.

James Hinchcliffe Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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James Hinchcliffe Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: James Hinchcliffe
  • Birthday: December 5, 1986
  • How Old : Age: 31 years old
  • Place of Birth: Oakville, Ontario, Canada
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
  • Occupation: Race Car Driver
  • Years Active: 2011-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $3 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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