Jimmie Johnson Brother Jarit And Jessie- Does He Have A Sister?

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Jimmie Johnson, an acclaimed name in NASCAR, forged a path for himself & his two younger brothers: Jarit and Jessie. Johnson & his brother Jarit both have NASCAR taste, while Jessie raced in TORC Offroad Racing Series.

Jimmie Kenneth Johnson is a professional auto racer who was born on September 17, 1975, in El Cajon, California.

He is a seven-time NASCAR Cup Series winner and currently drives the No. 84 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 for Legacy Motor Club.

Johnson seems to be born with a passion for racing, as he started racing motorbikes on off-road tracks when he was four years old.

Jimmi Johnson Waiting For The Race To Start
Jimmi Johnson Waiting For The Race To Start (Source: Instagram)

In 1983, he managed to bag the 60cc class championship despite injuring his knee. He went to  Granite Hills High School.

Right after his graduation, he started racing in various off-road series. Johnson looked unstoppable as he won the title “Rookie of the Year” in all of them.

Furthermore, he is a triathlete who frequently takes part in both long-distance races and triathlons. He participated in the 2019 Boston Marathon and finished third.

He has a foundation named after him that hosts triathlons as a part of their “Wellness Challenge.”

Jimmie Johnson Brother: Jarit And Jessie Johnson

Jimmie is the eldest of three siblings, born to Cathy and Gary Johnson.

His two younger brothers are Jarit and Jessie, both of whom seem to have made a name for themselves in the world of racing. 

Jarit Johnson is a former NASCAR competitor and currently drives a Pro 2 Trophy Truck in the TORC: The Off-Road Championship series.

He got married to Trinity Johnson on May 20, 2007, and they have been together ever since. The couple is blessed with two beautiful children, Connor Johnson, And Lilly Johnson.

Jimmi Johnson Brother And Other Family Members
Jimmi Johnson Brother And Other Family Members (Source: Instagram)

In the final week of June 2023, his dog Lucy died after being together with the family for nearly 13 years. He also has another golden labrador, Duke.

Jessie is the other younger brother of Jimmie, who is also a racing driver. To add to that, he is also a professional race vehicle assembly manager and designer.

He seems to love adrenaline-inducing activities as he is already a racer by profession, and on top of that, he goes on surfing and hiking trips.

Jessie is a dog lover, just like his brother, and he has several puppies of his own. 

He loves his nephew and niece very much and ever calls Lilly “Lilly-bug.” 

Wife Chandra Johnson: Mother Of Two & Former Model

Jimmie is married to Chandra Johnson, a gallerist. She has her own gallery called Soco Gallery in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Chandra was born in Oklahoma on July 16, 1978. She traveled to New York City to pursue a modeling career after graduating from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in business communications

Chandra and Jimmie married on December 11, 2004, but they’d known each other since 2002 when the American stock car racing executive Jeff Gordon introduced them.

Jimmie proposed to Janway on a vacation at Beaver Creek, Colorado. This was a year after they began dating.

Jimmi Johnson Wife Chandra Johnson
Jimmi Johnson’s Wife, Chandra Johnson (Source: Instagram)

It was only two years after they met that they decided to tie the knot. They married in St. Barth in 2004.

They celebrated their honeymoon on businessman Rick Hendrick’s yacht, who also happened to be Jimmie’s boss.

The couple is blessed with two beautiful daughters. They welcomed their firstborn, Genevieve, on July 7, 2010.

Shortly after, their second child, Lydia Norriss, was born on September 6, 2013.

Bibek Dhoj Thapa
Bibek Dhoj Thapa

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