JJ Yeley

by MKhanal 16 Sep,2021
JJ Yeley
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 8 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Christopher Beltram Hernandez "J. J." Yeley
  • Birth Place Phoenix, Arizona
  • Famous Name Jimmy Jack
  • Net Worth $20 Million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Stock Car Driver
  • Currently Working For NASCAR Cup Series
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Kristen Yeley
  • Children Faith Anne
  • Religion Christian

JJ Yaley is a well-known American professional stock car racing driver. Yeley has been driving in the professional event for almost two decades and has raced in nearly 1000 races globally. Yeley is one of only six drivers ever to win the USAC Triple Crown. 

JJ Yeley was born Christopher Beltram Hernandez Yeley on October 5, 1976, in Phoenix, Arizona. Beltram is yet to utter a single word about his parents to the media. Yeley started racing from his early days and did not focus on his academic career. Talking about his physical appearance, Christopher stands five feet and eight inches tall and weighs 70 kg. 

JJ Yeley's Net Worth in Million

JJ Yeley has an estimated net worth of more than $20 Million. He has earned a huge sum from his career at the NASCAR Cup Series. A stock car driver makes a huge sum from their sponsorship and advertising deals. In his debut season at the series, Yeley took home $355,145 as his prize money while racing in just seventeen events out of thirty-four raced in the year. 

JJJJ shares a photo with his car at the Hollywood Casino 400 SOURCE: UBCF

In the 2005 seasons, Christopher crossed his million earning mark while making $1,081,558 as his prize money from thirty-five events. The following season, The American racer earned $1,504,366 as his prize money while racing in all thirty-five NASCAR Xfinity series. He made another $4,336,547 as his prize money from NASCAR Cup Series. The 2007 season remained one of his successful years when he earned $4,637,962 from Cup Series and $703,928 from the Xfinity series. 

Totaling his prize money until 2015 from the NASCAR Cup Series sums to $24,536,959 and $5,932,520 from Xfinity Series. He is ranked among the best drivers in the business. 

Married Life

Christopher walked down his wedding aisle along with Kristen Yeley in the early 2000s. They had been dating for some time before their marriage. The love birds had a private wedding ceremony where they invited only a few members from both the families and some close friends. The duo has a daughter, Faith Anne. The family of three is living a happy married life. Yeley is very much private about his family. 

Career

Christopher rose to fame in 1997, winning the 997 editions of Indiana Sprint week. He also captured the Rookie of the Year Award in the USAC National Sprint Car Series. In 2004, Joe Gibbs Racing signed JJ and raced in NASCAR Busch Series. In early 2008, The racer signed with Kyle Busch and moved to Hall of Fame Racing. In 2010, He made his Daytona 500 debut for Whitney Motorsports.

Yeley has been part of the NASCAR Xfinity since 2004. In his professional career with NASCAR spans over sixteen years. He has raced in 331 races in the NASCAR Cup Series. JJ has raced in 345 races in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. Although Christopher won numerous titles in his early days, he has struggled to register his big titles to date. 

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