Chad Mcqueen Biography
Chad Mcqueen (Chadwick Steven McQueen) is an American actor, film producer, martial artist and race car driver born on 28th December 1960 in Los Angeles, California. As an actor, he is known for his role as Dutch in Karate Kid. He is the founder of McQueen Racing LLC, a company that specializes in making limited-edition high-performance motorcycles and automobile transbrakes.
Chad Mcqueen Age
Chad was born on 28th December 1960 in Los Angeles, California.
Chad Mcqueen Family
Chadwick was the only son of actor Steve McQueen and actress Neile Adams. His father Steve McQueen was an actor who died on 7th November 1980. He was called “The King of Cool”, whose “anti-hero” persona developed at the height of the counterculture of the 1960s and made him a top box-office draw of the 1960s and 1970s. He became the highest paid movie star in the world in 1974.
His mother Neile Adams was an American actress, singer, and dancer who made more than 20 appearances in films and television between 1952 and 1991. Chadwick has an older sister born in 1959 but she died in 1998.
Chad McQueen Wife
McQueen married Jeanie Galbraith in 1993. He was previously married to Stacia Toten but they later divorced (1987 to 1990)
Chad Mcqueen Children
McQueen has three children; a son, Steven R. McQueen, who was born in 1988 from his first marriage to Stacia Toten. Steven is an actor who was a series regular in the TV series The Vampire Diaries and Chicago Fire. He has two children from his marriage to Jeanie Galbraith, Chase McQueen born in 1995, a soccer player and Madison McQueen born in 1996.
Chad McQueen Karate Kid
Chad played the role of Dutch in Karate Kid.
Chad Mcqueen Racing
Chadwick was gained interest in automobiles, motorcycle, and racing at an early age. At the age of nine, he was racing dirt bikes. At the age of twb, he has moved on to auto racing where he won the Mini Le Mans event, a children-only track created on the set of the 1971 film Le Mans. At the age of 12, he won his class in the World Mini Grand Prix.
He began his professional racing career in the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA). He has competed in several types of racing from Motocross to the Baja 1000.
In 2004 she teamed up with Jacky Ickx, a Belgian racing legend, and his daughter, Vanina, piloting a trio of Porsche 959s restored by Porsche Motorsports for the 2004 Goodwood event. Also in the same year, he qualified for the SCCA Runoffs, winning multiple events. He finished fourth for Westernesse Racing.
Chad Mcqueen Accident
In January 2006 he was involved in an accident when his car suffered a mechanical failure at the Daytona International Speedway while practicing for the 24 Hours of Daytona Sports. He suffered a broken lower left leg, as well as a pair of fractures to his vertebrae and multiple rib fractures.
During the 2007 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona race, he returned to Daytona to thank the medics and track workers who he says saved his life.
McQueen Racing LLC
In 2010 he teamed up with leaders in the motorcycle and custom car industries, launching McQueen Racing to harness his experience and expertise towards development of high performance, limited edition custom cars, motorcycles, and accessories.
Chad Mcqueen Movies
He has also produced a number of movies namely;
- Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans (Documentary) (executive producer)
- I Am Steve McQueen (Documentary) (executive producer)
- Fall: The Price of Silence (producer)
- Surface to Air (co-producer)
- Papertrail (executive producer)
- Red Line (Video) (producer)
Chad Mcqueen Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $45 Million.