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Alexis DeJoria Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Husband, Career, Net Worth

Alexis DeJoria

Alexis DeJoria is an American drag racer. Alexis DeJoria participates in the Funny Car division of the National Hot Rod Association.

Wiki, Bio, Age,  Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Alexis DeJoria was born in Venice Beach, California on September 24, 1977. She is 44 years old as of today, and her zodiac sign is libra. Her father, John Paul DeJoria, and mother, Jamie Briggs, gave birth to her. Her father married former Playboy starlet Eloise Broady.

As a result, she has four half-siblings: John Anthony, Michael, Justin, and John Paul. Her father also gave her a half-sibling called Michaeline. Her mother also gave her a half-sister called Chloe Briggs. She went to Frank Howley’s Drag School for her education.

Alexis DeJoria’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Alexis DeJoria is really attractive and lovely. As a result, she has good physics and stands 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm/ 1.73 m) tall. She has also kept her weight under control and now weighs around 59 kg (130 lbs). Similarly, she has appealing grey eyes and dark brown hair.

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Alexis DeJoria Posing for a photo(source Instagram)

Alexis DeJoria’s Profession & Career

Alexis DeJoria began her NHRA career in 2005, competing in the Super Gas category. It was before to transitioning into a Super Comp dragster. After her 8-month NHRA debut, she went on to win the Sportsman Nationals in Fontana, California. She spent two years on the West Coast in a Top Alcohol Funny Car (TA/FC). Stealth Motorsports, her own racing team, was formed in 2009.

Similarly, in the 2011 NHRA Northwest Fall Nationals, she won her first NHRA national event. As a result, she became only the second woman in history to accomplish so. Moving on, she co-owned and ran the team for three years until leaving in 2011. She later joins Kalitta Motorsports as their fourth member and second funny car driver.

This change coincides with her shift to racing a nitro (Fuel) funny car during the 2011 Texas Fall Nationals. Similarly, in 2012, she competed in her maiden final-round appearance at Bristol. At Reading, she established the record with a run of 4.032 seconds with a speed of 319.07 mph (513.49 km/h).

Moreover, she reached four semi-finals throughout the 2013 season. Fortunately, in 2014, she became the first woman to make a sub-four-second pass. As a result, it was with a 3.997-second e.t. in the NHRA Winternationals in Pomona. Her following race was at Phoenix, where she won her maiden Funny Car race. In March 2014, she won her second professional tournament in Las Vegas.

More on career

Similarly, in May, she set a Funny Car track record at Atlanta Dragway (4.012 seconds e.t.). In addition, she was named the top qualifier. In the summer, she smashed the Funny Car ET record at Brainerd International Raceway. Thus, it was with a 4.010-second pass, followed by a 3.998-second pass, that she broke her own record. In September, she successfully won the U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis. In addition, on June 7, 2015, she advanced to the final round of Top Fuel Funny Car.

She announced her return following a two-year break in late 2019. She also mentioned that she intends to run the full 2020 calendar. She aspired to be the first woman to win the Funny Car championship. As a result, she signed a multi-year endorsement agreement with ROKiT Phones. She also came in at that moment. In addition, in 2013, she portrayed Paula in the film “Snake and Mongoose.”

Alexis DeJoria began her NHRA career in the Super Gas category in 2005. It was before to transitioning into a Super Comp dragster. After her 8-month NHRA debut, she went on to win the Sportsman Nationals in Fontana, California. She spent two years on the West Coast in a Top Alcohol Funny Car (TA/FC). Stealth Motorsports, her own racing team, was formed in 2009. Similarly, in the 2011 NHRA Northwest Fall Nationals, she won her first NHRA national event. As a result, she became only the second woman in history to accomplish so. Moving on, she co-owned and ran the team for three years until leaving in 2011. She later joins Kalitta Motorsports as their fourth member and second funny car driver.

This change coincides with her shift to racing a nitro (Fuel) funny car during the 2011 Texas Fall Nationals. Similarly, in 2012, she competed in her maiden final-round appearance at Bristol. At Reading, she established the record with a run of 4.032 seconds with a speed of 319.07 mph (513.49 km/h). Moreover, she reached four semi-finals throughout the 2013 season. Fortunately, in 2014, she became the first woman to make a sub-four-second pass. As a result, it was with a 3.997-second e.t. in the NHRA Winternationals in Pomona. Her following race was at Phoenix, where she won her maiden Funny Car race. In March 2014, she won her second professional tournament in Las Vegas.

Alexis DeJoria’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship

Alexis DeJoria dated TV celebrity and motorbike customizer Jesse James for a long period. After a long-term romance, they got engaged in September 2012 and took their relationship to the next level.

Six months later, on March 24, 2013, they held a spectacular and costly wedding. Similarly, they declared on social media that they had agreed to divorce on March 17, 2020. As a result, the explanation provided was James’ adultery. Her previous relationship resulted in the birth of a daughter called Isabella in 2003.

Alexis DeJoria’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

She has 97.1k followers on her verified Instagram account. She also has 49k followers on her Twitter account, @AlexisDejoria. Similarly, her Facebook page has attracted 159k followers.

Quicks Facts

Full NameAlexis DeJoria
Born Date24 Sep 1977
Age44 years old
HoroscopeLibra
Lucky Number12
Lucky StonePeridot
Lucky ColorBlue
Best Match for MarriageGemini
GenderFemale
ProfessionRacer
CountryCalifornia
Height5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
Weight59 Kg
Marital Statusdivorce
Married DateMarch 24, 2013
DivorceJesse James
Eye Colorgrey
Hair Colordark brown
Birth PlaceVenice Beach
NationalityAmerican
EducationFrank Howley’s Drag School
FatherJohn Paul DeJoria
MotherJamie Briggs
KidsIsabella
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