Facts of Shelby Blackstock
How Much Is Shelby Blackstock’s Net Worth?
Shelby Blackstock has a net worth of $8 million as of May 2019. Blackstock gathered the majority of his net worth all thanks to his career as a racecar driver, he has been active as a racer since 2012 and endorsed by various companies.
The race car drivers earn per race and win on top of their regular salary. He is also paid huge amounts by the brands which chose him to endorse their products. He dropped out of college to pursue a full-time career as a professional race car driver.
Shelby Blackstock Net Worth: Career, Income Sources, And Salary
Blackstock is valued at $8 million as of May 2018, according to various online sources. Although his exact salary is not known on average higher tier racecar drivers earn $125,000 and $200,000 per race. Similarly, Chron reports that average race car drivers earn around $50,000 per year.
Top earners of this profession can earn hundreds of millions. In fact one of the most famous racers, Lewis Hamilton has a net worth of around $285m as per data from Dailystar. He is paid £40 million which is equivalent to $52,442,480.
He made his debut racing the classic muscle car, a Ford Mustang in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
With the backing of Andretti Autosport, he reached the Pro Mazda Championship in 2013. He won the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park race. In 2014 he again signed for Andretti Autosport in the Indy Lights.
In 2017, he raced with Belardi Auto Racing and won various accolades. Then in 2018, he raced with Team Pelfrey.
Instagram Earnings, Assets, House, Cars, Insurance, Expenses, Tax, Charity And Philanthropy
The millionaire racecar driver has expensive cars and various racing gear which cost a healthy amount. He raced in a Ford Mustang according to USNews, the starting price for the car is $26,395. A fully equipped Mustang GT can be bought for around $40,000.
Likewise, the average price for a Formula 1 or F1 car normally used for races is around $10.5 million. In a similar fashion, he also has expensive protective gear used by racers. High-grade racing suits can cost thousands of dollars.
Race car drivers take a lot of risk while on the track, so they require insurance although insurance companies hate risk-taking they provide special plans and policies for the racecar drivers. The flat coverage is around $5 thousand to $15 per thousand. The tax rate in his hometown of Nashville, Tennessee, USA is 9.25%.
Blackstock has more than 30k followers on Instagram and according to Influencermarketinguhb, he earns around $159 - $265.
Shelby Blackstock may be involved in various charities and organizations that support various charitable causes however, there is no information about his financial help or otherwise on the internet.
Similarly, he may donate a healthy amount to various organizations and NGOs.
Shelby Blackstock Personal Details – Age, Wife, Siblings, Relationships, Marriage,
Shelby Blackstock was born Shelby Steven McEntire Blackstock on February 23, 1990, in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. As of May 2019, he is 29 years old. He was born to mother Reba McEntire and father Narvel Blackstock. His mother is a former country music singer.
Regarding his siblings, he has a brother named Brandon Blackstock, along with two sisters named Shawna Rene Blackstock and Chassidy Celeste Blackstock. Blackstock is White by ethnicity and is American by nationality.
As of May 2019, he is unmarried but is dating his longtime girlfriend Marissa Branch. He is reluctant to directly reveal the details of his girlfriend to the media and the public. However, his Instagram is filled with pictures of them together.