James Christopher McMurray, popularly known as Jamie McMurray or Jamie Mac, is an American analyst for Fox NASCAR and a former professional stock car racing driver. Jamie drove the No. 40 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 as he completed in the part-time Monster energy NASCAR Cup Series for Spire Motorsports.
McMurray has set a record for himself and for the NASCAR Cup Series by bagging his first win in the 2nd of beginning his career, which he began in 2000. Jamie likewise won the Daytona 500 for 2010 for Chip Ganassi Racing. Additionally, he won the Brickyard 400 in the same 2010, making him one of the 3 drivers that have ever made such a double win within a year!
Jamie McMurray Bio: Age, Ethnicity, Early Life, Siblings, Parents
amie McMurray is white by race and an American by nationality. His father’s name is Jim McMurray while the name of his mother is Sue McMurray. Jamie also has a sister that goes by the name, Trisha Montez. There is no further information about McMurray’s parents and sibling.
James Christopher McMurray was born on the 3rd of June, 1976 in Joplin, Missouri. There is no information available with respect to Jamie’s educational history, so it cannot be concluded whether the analyst and former sock race driver obtained any formal education or not.
Jamie began racing on the tracks as early as age 8. Then, he would race on the tracks in Joplin. However, his career started off and came to lime light in 1991 with a victory at the World Go-Karting Championship. He moved to NASCAR late model in 1992 and began to race in the NASCAR/MAX Challenge Series.
James McMurray Body Measurements
McMurray weighs 68kg. (150lbs.) and has a height of 1.73m. or 173cm. (5ft. 8.in.).
Jamie McMurray Career, Achievements And Awards
Jamie began to be recognized in his chosen career in 200, when he took part in the 15 NASCAR Craftsmen Truck Series and bagged 2 poles; 1 too-5 and 3 top-10 finishes. In the 2001 NASCAR Nationwide Series, he made 3 top-10 finishes.
McMurray won is first NASCAR Spirit Cup Series in 2002 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. He also took part in the full-time in the NASCAR Nationwide Series and had 2 wins, 6 top-5 and 14 top-10 finishes. With his outstanding performance, Jamie ranked number 6 on the NASCAR Nationwide Series Standings. In 2003, he competed in the NASCAR Spirit Cup Series full-time and he bagged 1 pole, 5 top-5 and 13 top-10 finishes and he came 13th in the final points standings.
Again, in 2004, Jamie competed on the NASCAR Spirit Cup and had 9 top-5, and 23 top-10 finishes. He also took part in the NASCAR Spirit Cup Series in 2006 and bagged 3 top-5 and 7 top-10 finishes.
In 2010, Jamie McMurray did not relent, instead, he waxed stronger. He has 3 wins, 2 top-5 and 4 top-10 finishes and came 2nd in the Daytona Rolex 24. In 2017, McMurray was very consistent for he bagged 17 top-10 finishes and recorded a 3-times in a role qualifier for the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs.
Jamie ended his last full-time season as a race car driver in style in 2008. He ended competition in 2nd position at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. And in 2019, Jamie McMurray emerged as an analyst for the Fox NASCAR broadcast team.
Jamie McMurray Dating History, Marriage Details
Jamie McMurray was in a relationship with Katie Wallace, but the relationship only lasted for about 1 year before the two broke up in 2005.
McMurray is now married to Christy Futrell in July 2009 after dating for many years. They have 2 children, a male Carter Scott McMurray and a female Hazel McMurray. Jamie mentioned that he had his racing helmet designed with the names of his kids incorporated.
Jamie McMurray Cars, Houses And Net Worth
Jamie has a great collection of cars, including Chevrolet Camaro, Chevrolet Impala and Chevrolet SS. McMurray owns a 5-bedroom villa in California, which is lavishly furnished and one of the most expensive in the area. Jamie McMurray’s net worth is calculated to be $25,000,000. He has gathered most of his wealth from sports – NASCAR and car racing. He’s definitely going to earn some cool cash too as an analyst on the Fox NASCAR broadcast team.