Who is Carl Fogarty and what is his net worth 2018? Carl George Fogarty often recognised as Foggy is the most popular World Superbike racer till date in matter of the number of championships as well as number of race wins. Carl Fogarty was born on 1 July 1965 and he is the son of former motorcycle racer named George Fogarty.
Fogarty got retired from racing since year 2000; he is well-known for his great corner speed riding flair, joined with a violent competitiveness. These skills have netted him 59 victories as well as four World Superbike Championships in years-1994, 1995, 1998 and 1999). Fogarty’s highest success originates with the factory Ducati team in which he performed.
In year 2014, Fogarty was the winner of the series fourteen of ITV’ entitled I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! In year 1991, Fogarty raced for Neil Tuxworth’s Honda UK team in World Superbikes, in which he finished with seventh overall. This team was pulled out in year 1992, and Fogarty found himself without a ride after an assured deal failed to happen.
Fogarty did finally accept his first WSBK win, and completed the championship with ninth overall in spite of just finishing a partial season. The 1993 season was the launch of Fogarty’s period as a factory Ducati rider. Fogarty had much noticeable success at Assen, captivating all, however one race there amongst period-1995 and 1999.
Carl Fogarty was forced to make a retirement from racing in year 2000 after a racing event at Phillip Island when he won against privateer named Ducati rider Robert Ulm. Fogarty faced with many injuries, comprising a serious shoulder wound which did not heal completely to permit him to race again. Finally, Fogarty was substituted in the factory Ducati team by Troy Bayliss.
Carl Foggy got married to Michaela in year 1991 and the couple has two children.
Education: Carl Fogarty completed his basic school education from his hometown. Fogarty abandoned his studies at early age and started his career in bike racing.
Net Worth of Carl Fogarty
The overall net-worth of Carl Fogarty is $47 million. Greater part of Fogarty’s net-worth come from his championship he has won till date in bike racing. Fogarty got fame when he started World Superbike Championship (WSB), adding to his overall net-worth. Though, Fogarty is now a retired athlete, his income figure continues to rise each year.
Carl Fogarty possessed a lavish house in Lytham St Annes. Fogarty’s luxurious Ribble Valley house has been placed for sale for price of £1.7 million. Fogarty has bought a Porsche 911 Turbo car in year 2009 for round £65,000 and rides it for only one year then sold it off.
Carl Fogarty was appointed affiliate of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in year 1998 New Year Honours, and supported to advance the Petronas FP1 racing motorcycle which was campaigned in the period of 2000’s. Two years later his retirement from his career in year 2000, Carl established the Foggy Petronas team in the World Superbike Championship, making him a business model. In year 2002, he released a superior limited edition model (just 300 units were made) in his admiration, the Monster S4 Fogarty.
In year 2016, Fogarty was bestowed with an Honorary Fellowship from the University of Central Lancashire, which added to his popularity.
In matter of number of championships and wins, Carl Fogarty is the most popular World Superbike racer till date. Fogarty grossed the bulk of his success through riding for Ducati.