Teresa Earnhardt
Teresa Earnhardt
Real Name/Full Name Teresa Earnhardt
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Teresa Earnhardt
Birth Place: Hickory, North Carolina
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 29th October 1958
Age/How Old: 65 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 65 Kg
In Pounds – 143 lbs
Eye Color: Blue-Grey
Hair Color: Hazel-blonde
Parents Name: Father – Hal Hauston
Mother –  N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: Bunker Hill High School, Claremont, North Carolina
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Widowed
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Dale Earnhardt (m. 1982; died 2001)
Kids/Children Name: Taylor Nicole , Kerry Earnhardt, Kelley Earnhardt, Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Profession: Businesswoman (The President and the Chief Executive Officer of the DEI)
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Teresa Earnhardt is an American businesswoman. She is the President and the Chief Executive Officer of the DEI, Dale Earnhardt, Inc. Teresa Earnhardt also owns the NASCAR team and her husband Dale Earnhardt was a NASCAR driver.

Well, how well do you know about Teresa Earnhardt? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Teresa Earnhardt’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Teresa Earnhardt to date.

Biography and Early Life

Teresa Earnhardt was born in Hickory to the North of Carolina on 29 October 1964. Her mother was Tommy Houston’s niece who was a known Busch Series driver while her father is Hal Houston. There is not much information on her childhood and siblings, and it is not clear if she is the couple’s only child.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Teresa Earnhardt in 2024, and what is her height and weight? Well, Teresa Earnhardt’s age is 65 years old as of today’s date 20th April 2024 having been born on 29 October 1958. Though, she is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blue-Grey and hair color is Hazel-blonde.


There is a bit less of Teresa’s information about her educational background, although it is clearly noted that Teresa graduated from Claremont, North Carolina in a school known as Bunker Hill High School. She is a degree holder in interior design and commercial art.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Teresa Earnhardt was married to Dale Earnhardt who was a NASCAR driver. They got married in the year 1982. That was after 12 years of dating and Dale Earnhardt died in an accident in the year 2001. The two had a son by the name of Taylor Nicole who was born in 1988. Teresa also was the stepmother to Dale’s three children namely Kerry, Kelly, and Dale Earnhardt Jr.

They had a large farm of over 300 acres in Mooresville to the North of Carolina. They both bought it with her late husband for the amount of $12 million in 2015. This is where they lived till she became a widow. Teresa also owns a house in Florida along Palm Beach.

In 2010 the Earnhardt family had a filed court case over the name Earnhardt that Kerry and his wife used as their new company’s name, The Earnhardt Collection, saying that if it had to be used it had to go along with Dale. Kerry argued that it was their name, and they were born with it.

Is Teresa Earnhardt Lesbian?

Teresa Earnhardt is neither gay nor is she lesbian. She was once a married woman and became a widow in 2001 after the death of her husband Dale. She has one child from the marriage and since the demise of her husband, she has never been involved in another relationship.

Professional Career

Since Teresa’s early childhood, she was attracted to cars and racing since the legendary Tommy Houston her Uncle, was a Bush Series driver. This was where they first met with her husband. In 1998, Teresa Earnhardt with his husband Dale Earnhardt first launched the Dale Earnhardt, Inc. she was the leader of the company in the championship series for several years.

They also participated in the Craftsman Truck Series, and they won. Teresa Earnhardt’s husband got involved in a car crash during a Daytona 500 race. His teammate won the match. Later on Teresa fully took control over the organization. She became the Chief Executive of their both owned companies.

All was well for some time until the sponsors withdrew the support they were offering to them. The company started shrinking. Teresa decided to merge her company with that of Felix Sabates’ and together they formed a company called Earnhardt Ganassi Racing.

In 2006 Dei was later reformed into an entertainment organization, following Max Siegel’s work after being hired as an executive. In 2014 the merger was over when Teresa sold her NASCAR team share to Chip Ganassi. Since that time Teresa has been working hard in the DEI, Dale Earnhardt Inc. to make sure that the legacy of the best known historical NASCAR drivers is protected.


Teresa Earnhardt received and accepted warmly an award for her late husband Dale Earnhardt for the most known driver. In the year 2003, she was the Winston Cup car owner of the NASCAR. Before her husband’s death, they kept winning the Craftsman Truck Series and Busch Series.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Teresa Earnhardt in 2024

Teresa Earnhardt Net Worth
Teresa Earnhardt Net Worth

Being a businesswoman for Teresa Earnhardt and the President of the DEI, Dale Earnhardt has not only made her famous but also earned her an enviable net worth. She has a net worth of $50 million as of 2024. Her source of earnings and income greatly comes from the salary she gets from the company. After her husband’s death, she formed a new team, and it won on its first Daytona in the year 2010. Also before his death, Dale had a great net worth which was estimated to be $400 million. Teresa inherited a good share from the fortune.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Teresa Earnhardt loved playing basketball during her High School Years.
  • Through the work of the Dale Earnhardt Foundation, Teresa has done her best to continue the legacy of her husband Dale Earnhardt.
  • After the death of Dale, Teresa was locked in a battle with her step-children who all claimed equal rights to their father’s business.

 No much information about Teresa can be found especially after she became a widow, and she prefers to live her life privately. She is known as a strong and very hard-working lady whose courage and determination have seen her go places. After the death of her husband, she underwent several challenges in her career, but she stood firm and to date, she is still continuing her late husband’s legacy.


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