Jackie Earnest Roush is an Americans businessman who is the founder, co-owner, and CEO of Roush Fenway Racing. Roush Fenway Racing itself is a National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) team which based in Concord, North Carolina. Jack is also a chairman for Roush Enterprises. The strong and steady imperium makes Jack Roush net worth estimated to reach a spectacular amount: $300 million.
Jack Roush was born in April 19, 1942 in Covington, Kentucky. However, he spent most of his childhood time in Manchester, Ohio. He attended Berea College and earned a Mathematic degree there. Soon, he continued his study at Eastern Michigan University and graduated as a master in Scientific Mathematics.
After his graduation in 1966, he soon worked at Ford. However, he left the company in 1970 because he wanted to build his own company. At first, he worked at Chrysler for a year and then left it to create an engineering business for his own. After leaving Chrysler, he teamed up with Wayne Gapp to race in various events such as NHRA, IHRA, and AHRA.
Jack Roush Net Worth and Achievements
Roush Enterprises acts as the parent company for other firms, such as Roush Racing, Roush Industries, and Roush Performance. All companies are related to engineering and automotive world. Meanwhile, Roush Cleantech which also works under Roush Enterprise mainly focuses on manufacturing propane auto-gas fuel system. All firms are headquartered in Michigan.
Such a big empire surely brings unimaginable fame in his work field. Many of his cars have been winning numerous championships. Jack team has won NASCAR championship seven times. In detail, he won four of Nations Wide, two Sprint Cups, and one Camping World Truck Series. Jack Roush was also elected as one of the candidates for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame. All his hard works and achievement really made Jack Roush net worth to keep expanding in fantastic number.