Who is Bruno Massel?
Bruno Massel Jr. was born on the 23rd May 1974, in Woodridge, Illinois USA, and is a television host, sports reporter and race car driver who competes in the National Hot Rod Association and has won two championships, in 2009 and 2012. However, he is probably best recognized as the host of the Velocity TV show “Garage Squad” (2014-2017).
Early Life, Parents, and Education
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Career Beginnings and Success in Drag Racing
At first, Bruno was a model; he was discovered by a modeling agent from Chicago, and was soon campaigning for Ralph Lauren and other designers. After a few years of modeling, he turned to pursue a career in the family business, taking up several tours, and ever since then has been an active racer. Gradually his racing skills improved and he started winning races, so far 37 and has won two NHRA Championships, the first in 2009, and the second in 2012. Furthermore, Bruno has also won the West Central Division Competition championships five times in a row, starting in 2008.
Parallel with his racing career, Bruno started developing his career as a broadcaster and reporter, beginning on TNN and SPEED as a television commentator for the IHRA racing series. He gradually moved on, reaching ESPN 2 on which he hosted the NHRA Import Racing Series, and D1 Grand Prix Drifting, while he also appeared in the pilot episode of the BBC show “Top Gear”.
— Bruno Massel (@BrunoMassel) May 14, 2016
Rise to Prominence
As he was becoming more successful as both a racer and commentator, Bruno’s name started resounding in the halls of ESPN Channel, and he was ultimately given the role of the pit reporter of “NHRA Drag Racing”. This brought him new engagements, including on the Discovery channel, on which he has been the host of the “Garage Squad” show, while on Velocity Channel he is the host of “Truck Universe”. All of his engagements as a sports broadcaster and reporter have turned him into a star, which significantly increased his popularity and wealth.
— Bruno Massel (@BrunoMassel) August 23, 2017
Do You Know How Rich Bruno Massel Is?
Have you ever wondered how rich successful drag racer and television host, Bruno Massel is? Sources estimate that his net worth is over $6 million, garmered from his joint careers as a racer and broadcaster.
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Do You Know about Bruno Massel’s Personal Affairs, Marriage, Wife, Children?
When it comes to his life behind the camera and outside the dragsters, Bruno has been rather secretive. Luckily, the media has discovered that he is married and that he has two children. His wife, Dayna Purgatorio Massel and he have welcomed two sons, but otherwise have been quite mysterious about their marital life, as they have kept hidden the names of their boys, but also the information when the two married.
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