Who is Wayne Carini?
Wayne Carini was born on the 13th October 1951, in Portland, Oregon USA, and is a businessman, car restorer and reality TV star, best known to the world for his appearance in the reality show “Chasing Classic Cars”, which depicts Carini’s daily operations at his car dealership – F40 Motorsports. He also has two other car dealerships, Carini Carozzeria and Continental Auto Ltd.
Early Life, Parents, and Education
Starting from his father’s junkyard, Wayne and Robert started working together on classic cars, such as Duesenberg, Lincoln, Ford Model A and Packard models, among others. His passion became his everyday job, and Wayne ran his business, gradually improving his skills and broadening his business. Since he became the owner of the family business, Wayne has launch three car dealerships in Portland, and moving forward he eventually caught the attention of Jim Astroski, the chief of Essex Television Group Inc, who came forward with an offer for a TV show that would follow Wayne’s daily chase for vintage cars. and “Chasing Classic Cars” was created.
“Chasing Classic Cars” and Rise to Prominence
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#Repost @velocity with @repostapp ・・・ Hey everybody, Wayne Carini here and I’m going to be taking over the @velocity Instagram page for the day. I’ll be sharing some photos that will give you a behind-the-scenes look at some of the cool stuff you can expect to see in the season premiere of Chasing Classic Cars tonight at 9. -WC
Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Series
In recent years, Wayne can also be seen at the Klingberg Vintage Motorcar Series as a grand marshal, alongside his father, and daughter Lindsay Crushing. The event features classic vintage cars, such as Ford Model A, and Wayne has one in his garage, restored years earlier with his father Robert.
Do You Know How Rich Wayne Carini Is?
Wayne has followed his childhood dreams, which has certainly paid off, as he is now one of the most successful car restorers. Having his own show has increased his popularity and wealth, aside from his already successful family business. So, have you ever wondered how rich Wayne Carini is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Carini’s net worth is as high as $20 million. Pretty impressive don’t you think?
— Chasing Classic Cars (@cccars) December 2, 2013
Do You Know About Wayne’s Personal Life, Wife, Marriage, Children?
When it comes to his personal life, Wayne is a married man; back in 1980, he married Laurie Carini with whom he has welcomed two daughters, Lindsay and Kimberly. Lindsay is also involved in the family business, while Kimberly is diagnosed with autism, and needs personal care.
Once his daughter was diagnosed with autism, Wayne has put his efforts to spread awareness of this terrible condition; he has become a part of the Autism Speaks foundation, started by Bob Wright in 2005, and has collaborated with other charitable organizations. He has done all he can to help people in need.