Bobby Wawak was a professional NASCAR racing driver. Wawak died on April 17, 2004. Wawak was born on September 4, 1939, in Villa Park, Illinois. This page examines Bobby Wawak’s net worth.
Bobby Wawak raced in a total of 141 NASCAR cup races over a 17 year cup career, with 0 wins, 14 top tens, and 0 poles. Wawak’s best cup position was 22nd (1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series). Wawak began NASCAR cup racing with the 1965 NASCAR Grand National Series 1965 Southern 500 (Darlington Speedway). Wawak’s last cup race was the 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Pop Secret Microwave Popcorn 400 (Rockingham Speedway).
Auto racing essentially has two earnings levels. There are elite drivers, who get millions of dollars a year through performance bonuses and sponsorships. Meanwhile, the rest of NASCAR competitors get quite a bit less. Young drivers can receive as little as $50,000. More successful drivers, in contrast, earn between $200,000 and $500,000, with a base salary in addition to either a percent of their prize money or a performance bonus.
So what was NASCAR driver Bobby Wawak’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Bobby Wawak’s net worth at death is:
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