Don Schumacher is a well-known businessman and drag racer who has gained popularity through working in the field for over a decade. His name grew a lot soon after he started his career due to his and his team’s talent. You may explore in details below the life, career, awards and net worth of Don Schumacher in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Don Schumacher is a 1944 born man. Information says that he was born in Grand Rapids city in Michigan, United States, but that’s not confirmed. There’s no information exposed regarding his parent’s names, occupations or how the family lived during the early life days of Don Schumacher.
It’s not really confirmed where Don Schumacher was grown and raised but maybe in his hometown. There’s nothing to mention regarding the schools, colleges he attended as he might have dropped out, earned a degree or never really went to any. There’s also no information about Don Schumacher siblings, brothers and sisters, as we don’t know how many does he has.
Coming to the personal life of Don Schumacher, there isn’t much to say. He has been married to a woman named Sarah according to some websites, but he might have separated from here as it’s mentioned on his website that he lived with his three children in Texas in 2000 without mentioning anything about his wife. Information says that all the family members are now in the racing field.
In the starting 70s, Don was named “The Shoe”.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Don Schumacher started his career behind his parent’s house working on cars on his own. He began racing, and he made a name for himself through his talent in driving and from his team members. Don Schumacher decided to retire from the racing world in 1974 to focus more on the business he ran and on his family.
Don Schumacher son Tony grew up, and he was responsible for bringing his father back in the business. Don Schumacher is a driver and team owner who won various titles, honours and awards throughout his career in the drag and racing field. He won a total of 5 NHRA national events and around 16 NHRA world championships. The Don Schumacher racing team has more than 200 titles as of 2018.
Don Schumacher has grown the family business a lot. The business was the first founder by his father, and now it employs more than 2000 workers around the world.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American businessman and drag racer Don Schumacher has an estimated net worth of more than $330 million. He earned the hundreds of millions through his career in racing and from the business he runs. Don Schumacher has grown the business more and more so that the family becomes more involved and the profits increase.
Don Schumacher is a very talented businessman and drag racer. He began his career by himself working on cars behind the house, and now he has grown the business and the team to include all of the members of his family.