Chip Foose Biography

Updated On Jul 22, 2019 Published On Feb 27, 2017
Facts of Chip Foose
Date of Birth: 1963 , October-13
Birth Nation: United States
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This positive and self-oriented personality avoids flashing personal information to the media.  He dated for over a year and a half before tying the knot with his girlfriend Lynne. As a couple, they welcomed two children:  Brock and Katie from their marriage. Their happy relation did not last for a  long as Chip’s wife, Lynne condemned Chip and accused him of having multiple affairs, which led to the divorce.

He has a net worth of $18.5 million US dollar. He has collected this huge amount as a hot rod shop owner, automotive designer, and fabricator.

This popular designer has huge fan followers on his social media. On Instagram only he has 250 thousand followers.

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Born on 1963

October 13 , 1963

Chip Foose was born in the year of  1963, on October 13, in Santa Barbara, California. He is an American television personality, businessman, entrepreneur, and automotive designer and fabricator as well. He is known for being the star of the reality TV series Overhaulin.

Graduated in the year of 1990


 He graduated from the Art Center College of Design in  1990. He started to work on automobiles for his father’s company Project Design since his early days. He had dropped the college before and enrolled later to complete his graduation.

Resigned from Sternberger in 1993


After graduating in 1990, he started to worked full-time for Sternberger Design and part –time for Boyd Coddington. After working for three years, in the year of 1993, he resigned from Sternberger to work for J Mays at Ford.

Started own company in 1998


After he had a bitter relationship with his friend. Boyd, he left his position in Hot Rods. He then started his own automotive and product design company called Foose Design in Huntington Beach, California along with his wife.

Got exposed in TLC in 2003


In the year of 2003, he gained exposure from a TLC documentary about his modified 2002 Ford Thunderbird and the Speedbird. From the year of 2004, he raised as the star of the TLC. It was really great platform and opportunity for him.

Star of the reality show Overhaulin until 2008


After he got a chance to exposed in the TLC documentary, he did his best to rise himself. He became the star of the TLC reality shows Overhaulin until  the year of 2008. The show returned in 2012 on Velocity.

Collected a huge net-worth by the year 2017


He is running at the age of 54 and has a net worth of $18.5 million US dollar. He has collected this huge amount as a hot rod shop owner, automotive designer, and fabricator. He is still working in the multiple fields and his net-worth is increasing each year.