Ricky Craven representing himself as a former NASCAR driver, reporter and an ESPN broadcaster belongs to American Nationality. Born on May 24, 1966, Craven was the winner of the four different series, including three national series and the K&K Pro Series. His win against Kurt Busch in the 2003 Carolina Dodge Dealers 400 is one of the biggest wins in his career.
Born and raised in Newburgh, Maine, U.S., Craven started his career at the age of 15 at Unity Raceway, where he won twice along with the Rookie of the Year award. In 1984, he won the track championship as well as the Rookie of the Year title at Wiscasset Raceway.
His success continued at American Canadian Tour, Busch Grand National Series. He made his NASCAR debut in 1986 at Oxford Plains Speedway, but due to engine failure, he was not able to triumph victory. During his first race at Winston Cup, he started and finished 34th for Dick Moroso. In 1991, he was once again awarded as the Rookie of the Year. During 1993 and 1994 race, he finished behind Steve Grissom and David Green in the championship standings.
If there were a track on the circuit where I wished we raced more it would be New Hampshire. The fact that I have always liked the track as a competitor does not hurt either. I always felt I had a slight home court advantage over the other drivers because I have run
During his racing career, he teamed up with different teams such as Larry Hedrick Motorsports, SBIII Motorsports, PPI motorsports and associated with various brands such as Chevrolet, Ford, and Pontiac. After racing for more than a decade as a full-time racer, Craven wanted to have a part-time ride, did not get it. Despite not getting a part-time ride, Craven never wanted to apart himself from NASCAR so he eventually retired from the racing field and started to worked as a NASCAR analyst for ESPN and Yahoo! Sports. He bagged many awards in his life, including 4 times Rookie of the Year. In 2005, October, Carven won all three NASCAR top series and became the 15th driver to win all top series of NASCAR.
Carven seems to be silent about his personal life. Having been busy in his career he might not have got time to engage with different girls. He is married to Cathleen and has three children with her named, Riley, Richard and Lydia and they seem to have a happy life together. No, any information has been released about his past girlfriend and affairs. He has earned net worth of $16 million throughout it his career and is currently enjoying luxurious life being an American Broadcaster. Carven with brownish hair seems to have a decent height of 5’9’’ and might have the weight of 65 kg as there is no any information about his body measurement.