Hailie Deegan is a professional stock car racing driver. Hailie Deegan races full-time in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for David Gilliland Racing in the No. 1 Ford F-150, and part-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series for SS-Green Light Racing in the No. 07 Ford Mustang.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Hailie Deegan was born on July 18, 2001, in Temecula, California, the United States her age is 21 years old as of 2022 and Deegan is a naturalized American citizen who practices Christianity.
Similarly, her birth name is Hailie Rochelle Deegan and her birth sign is Cancer Currently, she divides her time between her homes in California and Mooresville, North Carolina.
Deegan is the daughter of motocross rider, off-road racer, and former X Games athlete Brian Deegan. Likewise, her mother’s name is Marissa Deegan. Haiden and Hudson, her younger brothers, have also competed in motocross.
Talking about her educational background, in her hometown of Temecula, California, she attended Rancho Christian High School. Later, Deegan might have skipped college as she began to pursue her professional career at an early age. Moreover, Deegan’s additional academic credentials are unavailable.
Career and Professional Life
Deegan started riding dirt bikes at the age of seven and began competing in short course off-road racing after receiving a Trophy Kart for her eighth birthday. She won her first race in the SXS Stadium Series Trophy Kart class in 2009.
Deegan also competed in the final two races of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) Junior 1 Karts at Primm Valley Motorsports Complex. Moreover, Deegan is a Ford Performance driver who was previously a Toyota Racing Development driver. Deegan grew up racing on dirt and off-road but switched to asphalt in 2016 to pursue a career in stock car racing.
Moreover, she debuted in NASCAR in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West in 2018. In addition, Deegan started her transition to asphalt racing in 2016 by driving legends cars for Rev Racing.
Also, she made her asphalt late model debut in 2017 with two CARS Super Late Model Tour starts, the first at Tri-County Motor Speedway and the second at Hickory Motor Speedway. Deegan returned to off-road racing on occasion after switching to pavement racing.
Furthermore, Deegan competed in the Nitro Rallycross side-by-side (SXS) support class at Florida International Rally and Motorsports Park in December 2021. Deegan made her Mint 400 debut in the Unlimited Truck Spec class on March 11-13, 2022.
Deegan collaborated with Ford to deliver 3,325 pounds of turkey to Detroit families for Thanksgiving in 2020. Also, Deegan worked with fellow Ford driver Joey Logano to deliver hams and facemasks to foundations in North Carolina.
Awards and Nomination
In the 2018 and 2019 seasons, Hailie Deegan became the first female driver to win a race in the West Series. When Deegan won the Junior 2 Karts class in 2013, she became the first female driver to win a LOORRS championship.
Deegan won the Modified Kart Regional Championship in 2015 and the Modified Kart National Championship the following year. She was also named Lucas Oil Off Road Driver of the Year in 2016.
Moreover, she was named NASCAR Diversity Young Racer the following year. In May 2017, Deegan was one of nine drivers named to the 2017 NASCAR Next class, where she was both the youngest and only woman. She also joined Toyota’s driver development program.
Hailie Deegan is a professional stock car racing driver and has earned a considerable income via her work. Deegan’s estimated net worth is around $3 million and her annual salary is $450k and her source of income is mainly her racing profession.
Deegan is dating dirt track racer and former NASCAR driver Chase Cabre. Cabre drove alongside her in the 2022 Mint 400. However, Deegan and Cabre aren’t married yet and have no children but they both look best together and might tie the knot in the future. Moreover, there is no information regarding Deegan’s past affairs or boyfriends.
Deegan was chastised in September 2020 after comments from an audio podcast surfaced in which she called the COVID-19 pandemic a “hoax.” She was chastised again on January 10, 2021, for using an ableist slur during an iRacing Livestream on her Twitch channel.
Deegan later apologized after a video of the incident was shared on social media. The following day, NASCAR announced that Deegan would be required to complete sensitivity training before the start of the 2021 season.
Hailie Deegan – Social Media
Hailie Deegan is very active on Instagram. She has 1.2M followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @hailiedeegan. Similarly, her Twitter handles @HailieDeegan is followed by 139.2k followers. Her Facebook account is @HailieDeegan4 and has 758k followers. Also, Deegan has her website https://hailiedeegan.com/
Hailie Deegan – Body Measurements
Talking about her height Deegan is 5 Feet 6 inches tall and weighs 58kg. Similarly, Deegan’s body measurement is 34-24-34 inches and her eye color is brown and her hair color is blonde. Also, Deegan’s dress size is 6 and her shoe size is 8(US).