Jeremy Clarkson is a television presenter and host from England. He is also a journalist and a writer. He is well known for being the host of the internationally popular sports car show Top Gear. Top Gear is one of the highest-rated television shows in the world.
Jeremy Clarkson has a net worth of $60 million. He has earned a major sum of money by hosting the TV show Top Gear. Jeremy is also a journalist and has earned his net worth by working for various media and news outlets.
Jeremy Clarkson was born on April 11, 1960, in Doncaster, England to Shirley and Edward. Clarkson was badly bullied at school and was a downcast in his school. He attended Repton School when the former “Top Gear” Executive Producer Andy Wilman and Formula One engineer Adrian Newey studied there as well. He was expelled from Repton School because of endless infractions.
Jeremy is most famous for hosting the acclaimed sports car show “Top Gear,” however. He also worked as a journalist for many newspapers. He wrote about cars for the first time in the newspaper Shropshire Star.
Clarkson founded a Motoring Press Agency (MPA) in 1984. He and his fellow journalist Jonathan Gill wrote about the results of the road tests of the cars in the newspapers and car magazines. He has been writing for Top Gear magazines since1993.
He is the host of “Top Gear,” and also writes columns for The Sun, The Sunday Times, and the Toronto Star. Clarkson has also written several books about cars and about other topics. Clarkson was also the host of the UK version of “Robot Wars.”
Clarkson quit “Top Gear” in March 2015 after having a fight with the producer of the show. Clarkson got mad because he was offered soup and a cold meat platter when he was filming the show.
Clarkson punched producer Oisin Tymon that he had to go in for treatment at the hospital. Clarkson’s contract was expired by BBC. Clarkson and Richard Hammond hosted a show called “The Grand Tour.” The show made its debut on November 18, 2016.
Clarkson got married to Alex Hall. He re-married again and this time got married to his manager, Frances Cain. The couple has three children. Cain parted ways with him and filed for a divorce. His first wife claimed that their sexual relationship continued even after he got married to Cain. Clarkson is a big fan of the rock band Genesis. He went to the concert of band at London’s Twickenham Stadium. Clarkson owns several luxury vehicles that include:
- Range Rover TDV8 Vogue SE
- Mercedes-Benz 600 Grosser
- Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG
- Lotus Elise 111S, BMW M3 CSL
- Mercedes CLK63 AMG Black
- Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster
- Ferrari F355
- Aston Martin Virage
- Lamborghini Gallardo
- Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6
- McLaren 675LT