9Matt Kenseth – Net worth: $60 million
Next on our top list is the American professional stock car racing driver, Matt Kenseth, with a net worth of $60 million.
Matt Kenseth, whose full name is Matthey Roy Kenseth, drives the #20 Dollar General/DeWalt Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and also pilots the #20 Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing in the Xfinity Series on a part-time basis.
He began stock car racing in 1988 at the age of 16 at Madison International Speedway and continued on several short tracks in Wisconsin.
After winning track championships at Madison International Speedway, Wisconsin International Raceway and Slinger Super Speedway, Matt Kenseth moved to the ARTGO, American Speed Association and Hooters Late Model touring series, before getting a full-time ride in the NASCAR Busch Series.
The NASCAR driver has won the series ‘Rookie of the Year’ title in 2000 and the championship in 2004, as well as a rain-shortened Daytona 500 in 2009.
Like father, like son … Matt Kenseth is the father of stock car racing driver, Ross Kenseth.