Martin Truex, Jr.

Martin Truex Jr. is a popular American stock car race driver by profession. He competes in the NASCAR Cup Series in both part and full time. He drives the Toyota No. 19 Camry for the Joe Gibbs Racing. He is the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion and a two-time NASCAR Xfinity Series Champion. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Martin Truex Jr. in 2021.

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Biography and Early Life

Martin Truex Jr. was born on 29 June 1980 in Mayetta, New Jersey, USA. He is the son of Martin Truex Sr. his father, and Linda Truex, his mother. His father was a racer who began his career by driving go-karts at the New Egypt Speedway. That speedway is located in Central New Jersey. He made a new move to the Modified division at the Wall Stadium. Martin has a younger brother known as Ryan Truex, who is also a champion in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East division.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Martin Truex Jr. in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Martin Truex Jr.’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 29 June 1980. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 181 lbs in Pound and 82kg in Kilograms.


Not much of his educational background is known. Nevertheless, Martin Truex Jr enrolled at Southern Regional High School. He did not show if he furthered his learning by attending college or university or jumped into his career.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Talking of his personal life on marital status, Martin is a married man to his long-time girlfriend known as Sherry Pollex. Together, they formed a foundation so that they could support children with pediatric cancer. Martin’s wife was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, which was in stage III.

Martin and Sherry have their own children though their names haven’t been mentioned. On the other side of life, Martin was fined $100 because of urinating in his car in public after he is drunk. He is also a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles, who played the National Football League and the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League.

Is Martin Truex Jr. Gay?

Martin is not gay. He has a straightforward sexual orientation. Also, he is a married man to Sherry Pollex. His wife was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, which was found to be in stage III. Together they have children who make their family complete. Martin loves his family and is ready to spend his entire life with it. His family is a happy one.

Professional Career

Martin began with the Busch Series at the Dover International Speedway in his father-owned No. 56 Chevy. He started with position 19 but finished at No. 38. His father’s team helped him begin a season which was before Dale Earnhardt Jr. hiring him. He was hired to drive his No. 81 chance 2 Motorsports Chevy. He later did his debut with his Chance 2 at the Richmond International Raceway, and he ended up holding position six.

He moved to No. 1 Del Chevy full-time in Nextel Cup Series. He then had two top 5 finishes and finally finished 19th when it came to points. Also, he won the Autism Spoke 400 after few weeks and scored his first-ever Sprint Cup Series win.

He began with finishing 7th in the Daytona 500 and also won a $200,000 bonus. He had an up and down season though later, he buckled up as he qualified 28th for the Daytona 500 and ran at the front most of the day. He was behind the race leader Matt Kenseth during the last lap of the race.


Martin Truex Jr. has won in different areas. He once won Koblat 400 and has been ranked in Dayton 500 in the top positions so many times. He has won a lot though he hasn’t given details towards them. Throughout his career, he has been so determined to attain his goals.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Martin Truex Jr. in 2021

As of 2021, Martin Treux has an estimated net worth of over $40 million. His income is a result of racing, where he was sponsored by many racing companies worldwide. Racing completely changed his life in every way and made him a successful man.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He is among the car racers who started from scratch but has emerged dependable and great in their career.
  • His wife was detected with ovarian cancer, which was in stage III and had affected her in a great way.
  • He and his wife began a foundation to support and help children with pediatric cancer that they may overcome.

Martin is one of the famous stock car racers who has gained much fame through it. He began with the help of his father’s team but later became dependable. He is an inspiration to many race car drivers who have started and the upcoming one. If Martin continues with this career, he will become a great racer all over the world where many will love to be entitled together with him.


Facts of Martin Lee Truex, Jr.

  • Gender Male
  • full nameMartin Lee Truex, Jr.
  • birthplaceMayetta, New  Jersey, USA
  • Date of Birth June 29, 1980
  • Age 43 years 7 months
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Lucky Number 8
  • Lucky Stone Moonstone
  • Lucky Color Silver
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionUnknown
  • net worth$40 million
  • professionStock Car Racing Driver
  • weightIn Kilograms – 82 Kg, In Pounds – 181 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolSouthern Regional High School

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