[Updated] Bootie Barker Biography | Accident, Is he on a wheelchair, injury, wife, age, net worth and career.
Bootie Barker Bio
Bootie is a former crew leader in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stock car race series. Barker was previously employed by Bill Davis Racing (Ashton Lewis), Jasper Motorsports (Hendrick Motorsports), Germain Racing, and Jasper Motorsports. Barker was also the television host of NASCAR Performance on Speed Channel, a weekly program.
Bootie Barker (or the Family name Robert Barker II) is a very popular NASCAR crew leader.
How Old is Bootie Barker ?
Bootie Barker was born in Halifax, Virginia, on March 2, 1971. He is 53 years old and a NASCAR crew chief.
Bootie Barker‘s Career
He started his racing career selling tires in South Boston, and then he worked for Ashton Lewis’ late model team. Barker rose from humble beginnings to become a crew chief at NASCAR’s highest levels, as well as a voice for NASCAR and crew chiefs and the GEICO entry. Barker has contributed to a number of magazines over the years. He has also been a frequent guest on NASCAR RaceHub 1 on FoxSports 1. While still in college, he began his motorsports career in the Late Model Sportsman Series for Ashton Lewis. Barker is now a respected crew chief and NASCAR’s most brilliant mind.
What is Bootie Barker Net Worth ?
Bootie, who earned $3 million and $5million Networth Bootie, primarily made his money from his Yeezy sneakers. While he exaggerated the size of his company over the years, the money he earned from his job was real-enough for him to be ranked as one of the most notable celebrity cashouts. His Basic income comes mainly from his role as a NASCAR crew chief.
His net worth is estimated at $5-10 million. His huge social media following is just one of many.
Barker was raised right next to South Boston Speedway. But, instead of dreaming of racing like many other youths in the area, he preferred “stick and balls” sports. Barker loved the excitement of playing football and was a linebacker in football. After being in an accident that caused him to be paralyzed from the waist, he was a senior at South Boston High School in Virginia. Barker attended college to study engineering, but his attention was quickly diverted to motorsports, which is very technical and competitive. Barker received a degree from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, in 1994 in mechanical engineering.
Bootie Barker Accident
Bootie Barker survived a terrible accident, breaking both of his femurs and pelvis while leaving him paralyzed from the waist down.
Is Bootie Barker in a Wheelchair ?
Yes, bootie barker is currently in a wheelchair as he has difficulties in walking. We are hoping he gets back his feet soonest.
Bootie Barker‘s Wife
Bootie barker got married to his beautiful wife Christy Smith-Barker; they have been together for many years now, they are blessed with kids.