Mike Finnegan is famous for many things; first, he is popular as an aficionado who hosted the 2014 ultimate, hands-on car workshop show, as well as a cast of the automobile mini-series SEMA Week for two years at a stretch. In addition to these two gigs which put him on television, Mike is a co-host of The Kibbe and Mike Finnegan podcast and also has a Youtube channel called the Finnegan’s Garage where he makes weekly videos of his cars, trucks, boats or gives his subscribers and viewers weekly tips about one thing or the other on cars.
Here, we will explore other aspects of his life that are not seen on his shows or YouTube channels like how he came to be where he is now, get to know his family, net worth and other facts that will be of interest to you. So read on and learn all we have gathered about Mike Finnegan.
Mike Finnegan’s Bio, Age
A lot is yet to be revealed about Mike, for reasons yet unknown to us and/or best known to him. The celebrity has decided to keep certain details about his background away from the media and he has been successful at doing that. Nonetheless, sketchy facts about Mike Finnegan have it that he celebrates his birthday on the 27th of January. Judging by the way he looks, Mike was probably born in the late 70s or early 80s, most likely in the United States of America and obviously to white American parents. In his family, he has a sister as well as a brother with whom he grew up with under the nurture of their parents.
Mike Finnegan, in the year 2000, bagged his Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree in Journalism from Orange County Community College and started off his career as a writer; a good one at that. His literary prowess has seen him do some writing and editing works for various automobile magazines like Mini Truckin, Dragboat, and Truckin’ Mag since the year 2002.
His first full automotive gig came in Laguna Hills, California where he had to install car stereos and alarms, then came the Motor Trend YouTube RoadKill series where Mike Finnegan and David Freiburger buy cars, fix them up and drive them back to LA. The web series was later turned into a quarterly magazine which still runs currently.
Mike began his YouTube channel called Finnegan’s Garage on January 12, 2016. The channel which stocks videos of his garage, what he does there and tips for other car owners boasts a surging subscriber base of more than 418k. In total, the channel has seen 24 million cumulative views of its videos and with the kind of quality and informative content Mike uploads there, this is just a tip of the iceberg on how far and well the channel will go.
Though Mike Finnegan is a very private person when it comes to issues pertaining to his family, he has not shut the rest of us out in knowing what goes on in his love life. He is married to a woman who he cherishes so much and isn’t secretive about it.
He married his wife on 18 September 2005 and has been together with her since then. Mike renewed his marital vows to her on 18 September 2016 during a trip they went on to St. Simons Island. The couple resides in Georgia with their two children; both boys.
Though we know that he is married, Mike Finnegan has not deemed it necessary to intimate us on the name and other details about his wife. She appears not to be associated with anything that will have the media digging deep to know who she is. Nevertheless, once we get hold of more information about her background and career, we will let you be in the know of it.
His net worth is yet to be ascertained at this time as it is still under review though some sources have quoted him to be worth a few hundred thousand dollars. Putting his social media popularity into perspective, particularly his burgeoning YouTube channel, he is expected to worth more. When Mike Finnegan’s official net worth is revealed, we will let you know.
- Mike Finnegan’s sun sign is Aquarius; he is a water bearer
- The celebrity stands at a height of 6 feet 11 inches and weighs 75 kg.
- He has a 2015 Peterson Placecraft drag boat in his garage.
- His sister officiated at his wedding.
- Mike’s wife was formerly driving a 1969 Chevrolet El Camino before he got her a Chevrolet LS-based engine in January 2015.
- Apart from writing and editing, he also does photography work when needed.
- He was a board member of the National Jet Boat Association from 2004 to 2009 (5 years).
- Mike Finnegan is known to have made killer waffles.
- In addition to his YouTube channel, he does The Kibbe and Finnegan show on iTunes.