Chris Harris

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name: Chris Harris
Real Name/Full Name: Christopher James Harris
Gender: Male
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 20th January 1975
Birth Place: Beaconsfield, Buckimhamshire, United Kingdom
Nationality: British
Height: 5 feet 6 inches (171cm)
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (3 Children)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Chris Harris Gay?: No
Profession: Automotive journalist, racing driver and television presenter
Net Worth in 2022: $500 thousand
Social Media: Instagram

Chris Harris is a journalist, racer, and television personality who specializes in motorsports. He has worked as a reviewer, writer, and editor for a number of automotive publications. These publications include Evo, Autocar, and Jalopnik, to name a few. He has been on television multiple times, as well as in an NBCSN and DRIVE-produced YouTube series.

Since 2017, Harris has served as one of the three main hosts of the British motor show Top Gear. Chris Harris on Cars is a YouTube channel where he and Neil Carey develop and film their own car reviews.

What is the net worth of Chris Harris?

As a TV broadcaster, journalist, and racing driver, Chris Harris has had a lot of success. Unfortunately, there is no information on Harris’ earnings or net worth available. Many others, on the other hand, have provided predictions and figures ranging from $500 thousand to $1 million as of 2022.

Harris undoubtedly makes the most of the money he earns as a journalist, as well as some prize money from his racing. Chris Harris is a well-known journalist who started his career as a reporter at Autocar. Chris Harris has gradually and deliberately evolved into an exceptional journalist with much more work ahead of him.

When was Chris Harris born?

Chris Harris was born on January 20, 1975, in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire. His father, Ian Harris, was an accountant, and his mother, Angela Wilding, was an autocross racer. Although he did not complete high school, he did attend Clifton College in Bristol.

WHat are the age, height, and weight of Chris Harris?

Chris Harris was born on January 27, 1975, and as of 2022, he is 47 years old. He stands 171 centimeters tall and weighs 80 kilos.


Chris started his career at Autocar, where he mostly did menial chores. After a while, he was promoted to Autocar’s official road-test editor position and built a solid journalistic reputation. At Autocar, he was given the nickname Monkey in honor of Only Fools and Horses character ‘Monkey’ Harris.

In 2008, he left Autocarto to co-found Drivers Republic, a digital platform that lasted only a year. His essays were published every few months after he joined Evoas as a writer and reviewer. In early 2012, Harris began presenting a weekly opinion and review YouTube series in cooperation with DRIVE. This was formed on the DRIVE YouTube channel CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS. Every episode featured a car that Chris Harris either owned or that the manufacturer donated to DRIVE.

The series went on to become a huge hit, with 104 videos and 3,500,000 views in just two years. After two years on the show, he left to start his own YouTube channel, but later indicated that he had maintained a nice relationship with DRIVE. On October 27, 2014, Chris Harris On Cars, Harris’ YouTube channel, was successfully constructed and launched. He paired up with Neil Carey, a long-time colleague who specialized in camera work and still does freelance work for Chris Harris On Cars.


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With about 45 million views and 440,000 subscribers, the channel is doing fairly well. He also started blogging for Jalopnik, an online car blog, on November 6th, 2014. In February 2016, Harris joined the new cast of Top Gear, replacing Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May. He was a recurring presenter for the show in 2016, but was promoted to the main host after Chris Evans’ resignation.

In the 24th season, he co-hosted with Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid, but in the 27th season, he co-hosted with Freddie Flintoff and Paddy McGuinness. In addition to his position as a presenter, Chris has a lengthy and distinguished racing history. He won his first race in a Formula Palmer Audi in 2000. He’s driven a Porsche 911 Cup, a Renault Sport R.S. 01, an Aston Martin Vantage GT12, a Van Diemen FF1600, a Rover SD1, and a Jaguar E-type over the years, to mention a few.

In 2010 and 2015, he competed in hard endurance competitions such as the Nürburgring 24-hour race. In 2016, he was a member of the Glickenhaus team, however their car was involved in a crash during a practice session.

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Who is the wife of Chris Harris?

Little is known about his personal life, however he is married with three children. He’s also known for his car collection, which includes the Ferrari FF, Audi RS 6, and a variety of other makes and models.