Graham Rahal is an American Indy car race driver whose dexterity and accomplishments on the race track are well known to most Indy race car enthusiasts. He is famous for winning the 2005 Formula Atlantic class at the SCCA Runoffs and currently races with Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing.
For Graham, it is all about racing as he hails from a family of a race champion in addition to being married to a woman who also comes from a family of a drag race champion and legend while at the same time she also participates in drag racing herself. Here you will learn a lot of interesting things about this celebrity’s life and all the epoch things that have happened therein.
Graham Robert Rahal was born on the 4th of January 1989 in Columbus Ohio as the son of Debi Rahal and Bobby Rahal who was the 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner and 3 times Indy-car champion. Graham has two sisters named Michaela Hatcher and Samantha Rahal.
He studied and graduated in 2007 from New Albany school systems in Ohio. From an early age, he has always had interest in car racing and in furtherance of this ambition, Rahal started competing in car races while still studying. He finished 1st in Formula Atlantic class at the SCCA Runoffs and finished 4th in the Star Mazda Series of 2005. By 2006, he improved to the second position in the seasons standing and continued to perfect his driving skills as he got older.
In 2007, Graham Rahal became the second-youngest driver at 18 to compete in an Indy car race. He also became the youngest American to get a major American open-wheel race aged 19 years and the 4th American to win in his first appearance in the IndyCar Series. The other major laurels that have come his way in the course of his racing career includes the Rolex 24 at Daytona in 2011 when he was with Chip Ganassi Racing team and the 2017 Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix, Race 2.
Graham Rahal’s Net Worth
Graham who has participated in over 150 races for the past 10 years of his career and is the 2017 Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix, Race 2 winner has a net worth that has not been verified. Many online sources have quoted different figures with some stating that he is worth $1.5 million while others as say he’s worth as high as $26 million. Once the official figure is made known, we are sure to let you know.
Wife – Courtney Force-Rahal
Graham Rahal is married to Courtney Force an NHRA drag racer and daughter of 16-time NHRA drag racing champion and legend John Force. The two met sometime in 2013, got along fine and began dating after which they decided to tie the knot in November 2015. Their wedding ceremony held at Dos Pueblos Ranch in Santa Barbara, California.
Courtney Force-Rahal was born on June 20, 1988, in Yorba Linda, CA. with her birth sign as Gemini. She is the youngest daughter of John and Laurie Force. Her two elder sisters are Ashley and Brittany. Courtney studied at Esperanza High School in Anaheim where she was a cheerleader and further attended the California State University before majoring in communications at Cal State Fullerton where she graduated and choose to pursue a career as a drag racer.
She got her first win on July 19, 2009, in the Top Alcohol Dragster category at the 22nd annual NHRA Northwest Nationals in Kent, Washington. When her sister made known her retirement from racing, Courtney filled in as the 4th driver for John Force Racing and has since then been doing well in her career. She broke her sister’s record of the funniest car wins by a female driver in NHRA history on 27, July 2014.
Courtney without a doubt is a pretty woman with charming looks. Being that she participates in a sport where being fit is a sine qua non, she sure does exercise regularly to keep a slim fit. The female drag racer has a height of 5 feet 8 inches with a bodyweight of 55 kg.
Courtney and Graham Rahal are yet to make a baby. It is best to assume that the two couples are currently giving the best of their time to advancing their respective careers and perhaps at the right time they will have kids should they choose to do so.
Height, Weight, Measurements
Graham stands at 6 feet 2 inches with a bodyweight of 90 kg. Being that he participates in a sport where being heavy will negatively impact the aerodynamics of a speeding race car, Graham maintains a body build that is just perfect to keep him at the top of his game. His other body measurements like chest, biceps, and waist have not yet been disclosed publicly.