Gerald Forsythe Net Worth is$600 Million
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Gerald Forsythe is an American auto-racing businessman with a net worth of $600 million. Gerald Forsythe gained his net worth by being one of three men who owned the Champ Car World Series and by owning his own racing team called Forsythe Championship Racing. Born in Marshall, Illinois, Forsythe began his career by being a car owner in 1983.
Gerald (Gerry) Forsythe (born in Marshall, Illinois) is an American businessman and auto racing magnate, best known for being one of the three men (Kevin Kalkhoven and Paul Gentilozzi are the other two) that owned the Champ Car World Series. Forsythe also owns a racing team, Forsythe Championship Racing, that competed in the Champ Car series.
Forsythe began his career as a car owner in 1983. His team, Forsythe Racing, fielded an entry for Italian rookie Teo Fabi in the CART PPG Indy Car World series. Fabi made an impressive showing, winning four races and six poles (including that for the Indianapolis 500) and finishing second in the series points standings. In 1985, Forsythe sold his team in order to concentrate on the development of his other businesses, which are discussed in the "Outside Racing" section below.
In 1993, Forsythe returned to auto racing, teaming with Barry Green to form the Forsythe/Green Racing team in the Toyota Atlantic Championship (a developmental series for the CART PPG Indy Car World series). Backed by Canadian tobacco company Player's, Ltd., the team's two drivers, Canadians Claude Bourbonnais and future Formula One World champion Jacques Villeneuve, finished second and third in the points standings, respectively. In 1994, the team graduated to the CART PPG Indy Car World series, with Villeneuve behind the wheel. The French-Canadian had an immensely successful season, winning Rookie of the Year honours.
In 1995, Forsythe returned to full ownership of a race team and retained Player's as his sponsor. At the end of that season, he opted to join Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) over Tony George's Indy Racing League when the IndyCar series split as a result of a bitter dispute between George and CART executives. Since that time, several notable drivers (mostly Canadians) have driven for him, including Greg Moore, Patrick Carpentier, Alex Tagliani and, most recently, Paul Tracy. The team had the most successful season in its histo

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Marshall: All tickets for Shelby Mustang drawing

The car is valued at more than $58,000. Businessman Gerald Forsythe, former owner of the Marshall Ford dealership now owned by Dorsett Automotive, donated the car. “We were shocked and blessed by it,” ...
Posted: May 19, 2017, 8:00 pm

Restaurant, inn planned in Rowley

After 10 years of successful business with Willowdale, Forsythe said she hoped to expand her business and worked with her parents, Gerald Fendetti and Charlotte Forsythe, who are the investors and co- ...
Posted: October 18, 2017, 3:05 am

Allmendinger: Things have seldom gone according to plan

He did not wait long. Forsythe Racing, owned by another mercurial millionaire, Gerald Forsythe, hired Allmendinger five days later. In his first race for Forsythe, he won the Grand Prix of Portland. T...
Posted: August 1, 2012, 1:07 pm
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