Michael Greenfield is an American former owner-driver in the CART series. Michael Greenfield retired from his racing driver in 1995.
Table of Biography
Michael Greenfield was born on 15 April 1963, in Whitestone, New York. He holds an American nationality. Similarly, his age is 57 years. Michael looks very secretive so the details regarding his childhood, parents, and educational background are missing.
Career and Professional Life
In 1985, his first season of SCCA Formula Atlantic racing, Michael finished 2nd in the SCCA National Championship Run-Offs at Road Atlanta. During the years 1986 and 1987 he competed in the ECAR Formula Atlantic Championship with a total of 4 wins, finishing 3rd in points in 1987. He made 6 Indy Lights starts in 1988 with Chip Ganassi Racing with one win on his series debut at Pocono. In 1989, with Bettenhausen Racing’s 1987 Lolachassis, he attempted to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 but failed to do so, as did teammate Tony Bettenhausen.
The same year at the Pocono Raceway event Michael crashed heavily in practice, failing to qualify there as well. In 1990, teamed with his father Peter, they placed first in the Camel Lights division at the 24 Hours of Daytona. He also returned to the CARTseries that year with a 1987 Lola chassis and competed in 7 races, his career-best finish of 12th coming in at the Meadowlands race. He also ran two more races with Dale Coyne Racing and competed in the 24 Hours of Daytona in 1991, then returned in 1994 and 1995 to attempt to qualify for the Indy 500 with a 1993 Lola powered by a pushrod V8 engine designed and built by his father Peter.
In 1994 Michael was not able to complete rookie orientation and the team was forced to hire Johnny Parsons to drive the car, however, it never came up to speed and they did not make a qualifying attempt. In 1995 Michael took over driving duties but again failed to make a qualifying attempt. They could not get up to speed due to a major reduction of turbo boost for the pushrod V-8’s. He retired in 1995.
Michael Greenfield was quite famous back then. He participated and also won a lot of competitions and prizes. So, he must have had a great income worth his struggles and hard work. However, his exact net worth is not available at the moment. Michael’s income source is from his career as a driver/racer.
There is no information regarding Michael Greenfield’s relationship status. He was very focused on his driving career. So, his relationship details are still missing.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Michael had an average body type. When he smiled, he looked super cute and handsome. He has a fair complexion with a very pretty face. Moreover, the driver has a pair of brown eyes and brown hair.
Coming to the social media part, the racer/driver is not linked with any of the social media platforms. He neither has an Instagram account nor a Twitter account and also not a Facebook account. He managed to keep a low profile. It is also the reason for his fewer pictures on the Internet.