Ryan Newman’s Net Worth, NASCAR Salary, Endorsements and Wife

Following his 2020 Daytona 500 crash, he became the most googled athlete on the planet.


Ryan Newman’s Net Worth, NASCAR Salary, Endorsements and Wife

Age                     45
Occupation        Semi-retired Nascar Driver 
Networth            $ 50 Million
Marital Status    Divorced 
Wife                    Krissie  Newman m. 2004 – D 2020
Children.             2
Residence          Statesville, NC
Nationality         USA
Updated January 2023

Ryan Newman also known as Rocketman is a NASCAR driver, who currently races in the SRX Series, driving the No.39. Earlier, he drove the No.6 Ford Mustang for Roush Fenway Racing, and he also took part in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series as part-time driving No.39, Ford F-150, for DCC Racing.

To move to stock car racing, Newman drove for Roger Penske in 2000. He won 3 ARCA races. In 2001 Penske wanted Newman to run NASCAR and ARCA events, a combined event of at least 23. This was while he attended Purdue University. He also ran 15 Busch Series races, giving him his first career win at Michigan International Speedway. It was impressive, as it was just his ninth career start. During this time, he met his mentor and a racing legend, Buddy Baker. 

Sporting News gave him an “Honourable mention” in the list of the smartest athletes in the sport. In 2013 he left Haas CNC Racing and moved to RCR due to funding issues. In 2016, Newman signed a multi-year contract with RCR. After this extension, they won their first victory after 4 years at the Phoenix International Raceway.

The year 2018 started with his announcement not to race for RCR  in 2019. From 2019-2021 he drove for Roush Fenway Racing, No.6 Ford Mustang GT. In between, he had a huge crash that shook the racing world, there were hashtags for “praying for Ryan“. He eventually returned to racing in 2021. Unfortunately, he did not secure a ride for 2022 and decided to dirt race. 

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Newman’s Net Worth

He has a net worth of $50 Million. The Rocket man is known for his passion and love for driving which led him to earn consistently throughout his career. He is well-known and loved by NASCAR fans around the world. He also made it through with his endorsements apart from his racing career. His sponsors were Monster Energy, Ford, Coca-Cola, and others.

Ryan Newman’s NASCAR wins and Achievements 

In 1999, he was the United States Auto Club Silver Crown Series Champion. He also won the 2008 Daytona 500, 2013 Brickyard 400, and 2002 The Winston. He also won awards, he was the 2003 driver of the year and Rookie of the year in the 2002 NASCAR Winston Cup Series. He has had a total of 7 wins, 35 top 10’s, and 12 poles.

Ryan Newman’s NASCAR salary and Endorsements

Ryan Newman
Ryan Newman

Newman has accomplished a lot in his racing years. He has a net worth of $50 million from racing and endorsements. As a winner of the Daytona 500 and other series, he is bound to have bagged a huge amount. His endorsements are essential in his earnings, mainly Mazola and Coke. He also helped develop a computer game for NASCAR Esports. He was seen in one episode of American Pickers. 

Does Ryan Newman have Charity?

Ryan Newman
Ryan Newman

When it comes to Philanthropy, Newman is very active. He has his foundations and supports several others. The Rescue Ranch is for animal rescuing and wildlife conservation. He also provides funds for Hope For The Warriors, Victory Junction, and other foundations which support and stands for the causes of cancer, children, and health. He is also seen driving for causes.

Ryan Newman’s teammates 

L- Wallace, M- Newman, R- Busch (image courtesy @wikipedia)

As Newman has been racing for quite some time, he has had several teammates, his Penske teammate Rusty Wallace being one of them. He was not fond of his teammate and felt he didn’t help him when needed. Newman and Wallace were not on good terms. After Wallace, Kurt Busch came into the picture, and the had a good relationship. 

Ryan Newman’s Wife and Children

Ryan Newman and Family
Ryan Newman and his Family

Newman and his wife, Krisse Newman, split in 2013. The couple is blessed with two daughters,  Brooklyn sage and Ashlyn Olivia. They love their children, continue raising them despite their differences, and have ended things amicably. He often posts pictures with his children on social media and their activities together.

How old is Ryan Newman?

He is 45 years old.

Who is Newman’s wife?

He is currently divorced and has 2 children.

What is Ryan Newman’s Net Worth?

His Net Worth is approximately $50 Million.

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