|Who is it?
|Race car driver, Businessperson, Farmer
|January 29, 1950
|Jody Scheckter age
|74 YEARS OLD
Jody Scheckter, a renowned race car driver, businessperson, and farmer hailing from South Africa, is anticipated to possess a net worth of $100 million by 2024. Scheckter gained fame and recognition through his illustrious career in motorsports, winning the Formula One World Championship in 1979. After retiring from racing, he ventured into various successful business endeavors, further bolstering his financial status. Additionally, Scheckter has also embraced a passion for sustainable farming, promoting organic practices on his organic biodynamic farm, Laverstoke Park, in Hampshire, England. With his diverse accomplishments and continued success in multiple domains, Jody Scheckter has undoubtedly solidified his position as a wealthy and influential figure.
Scheckter raced from 1972 to 1980 and had 10 wins in his career. He drove for McLaren, Tyrrel, Wolf, and Ferrari. After competing in Formula One, Scheckter won the World Superstars competition in 1981. He retired from racing and founded the company FATS Inc. which built firearm training simulators used by law enforcement, military, and security organizations. Jody sold the company to help fund his sons Tomas and toby in their racing careers. Jody Scheckter is now a biodynamic farmer who has been featured on DVDs and TV series.