George Russell is one of the most highly-rated F1 racers in the world and here is all about his net worth and more
George Russell is part of the new generation of drivers coming into the fray of the F1 grid. He has had an impressive rise in the Williams alongside Nicolas Latifi. He holds the record of never being outqualified by a teammate in his career. The Brit has an impressive future ahead of him in the next few years.
George Russell is currently the race driver for Mercedes. He is also a part of the Mercedes Young Driver program.
Last updated 22-05-2022
George Russell Facts
|Birth Place||King’s Lynn, England|
|Father’s Name||Steve Russell|
|Mother’s Name||Allison Russell|
|Net Worth (2023)||$ 1 million|
|Salary (2023)||$ 5 million|
|Date of Birth||15 February 1998|
|Teams||Williams (2019-2023), Mercedes (2023-)|
|F1 Race Wins||0|
|F1 Pole Positions||0|
|F1 Championship Wins||0|
|Achievements||Super One British champion, Formula Kart Stars British champion, Kartmasters British Grand Prix|
|Girlfriends (Ex and present)||Seychelle de Vries, Carmen Montero|
|Endorsements||Mercedes, AMG, the BRDC, Bell Helmets and Alpinestars|
|Social media||Twitter, Instagram|
His talent was evident, as he won the MSA British Cadet Champion and British Open Champion in 2009, announcing himself as one of the talents in the United Kingdom. In 2010 he moved to the Rotax Mini Max category where he won the Super One British championship, became a Formula Kart Stars British Champion and won the Kartmasters British Grand Prix in the same season.
George Russell net worth and Salary
It was reported by Fox Sports last year that George’s yearly salary is a staggering $1 million. Since he is part of the Mercedes academy, he is touted for a big move to the Silver Arrows.
Ever since the Briton moved to one of the most successful teams in the sport, his paycheck saw a whooping boost. He is estimated to be earning a total of $ 5 million.
His net worth is close to $1million in the year 2023.
George Russell F1 career
In October 2018, Williams announced that George would compete in the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship, on a multi-year deal.
In that season, the car was unable to fight for a point. Despite the season, Russell’s performances reaffirmed his status as one of the bright stars of the future.
In 2020 Russell was on a remarkable running outqualifying Latifi throughout. He made nine Q2 appearances throughout the season and was close to earning their first points.
At the Sakhir Grand Prix 2020, George replaced Lewis Hamilton in the Mercedes for one race. He put in an incredible performance qualifying P2. He was at the front of the pack for the entirety of the race. A slow puncture near the end of the race, cruelly denied him a maiden victory twice. He finished 9th in the points earning 3 points in the race.
Russell continued several strong shows in the 2021 season and managed a career best second position in qualifying during a rain affected Belgian GP.
The race didn’t relent on race day and Russell finished on the podium in second place at the 2021 Belgian GP. However, he was handed only half points since the race only ran for two laps.
Further, Russell was confirmed as a Mercedes driver for the 2023 season as he replaced Valtteri Bottas as Lewis Hamilton’s teammate.
George Russell Personal Life
George Russell is currently dating business and management student Carmen Montero Mundt. The couple first were spotted in the paddock at the 2020 Tuscan Grand Prix. They were spotted holidaying in St. Barts early in 2021.
George previously dated Seychelle de Vries, the sister of Formula 2 teammate Nick de Vries, from 2017 to 2019.
George Russell endorsements
George Russell was signed into the Mercedes junior programme in 2016, as part of the academy. Acronis, a cyber-technology company endorse George Russell. Alpinestars endorse George Russell since his F1 debut in 2019, alongside his Williams team-mate Nicholas Latifi.
George Russell partners up with singer and songwriter Maisy Kay. Russell featured in her song video and his helmet carries her name since the 2019 British Grand Prix. Puma tied up with George Russell to provide him with his racing gears and trackside apparels
George Russell FAQs
|What is the age and date of birth of George Russell?|
|George Russell is 24 years old and was born on 15 February 1998|
|What is the net worth of George Russell?|
|George Russell has a net worth of $1 million.|
|What brands endorse George Russell?|
|George Russell has endorsement deals with Mercedes, AMG, the BRDC, Bell Helmets and Alpinestars|
|What is the nationality of George Russell?|
|George Russell is a British citizen.|
|Where was George Russell born?|
|George Russell was born in King’s Lynn, England|
|Does George Russell have a girlfriend?|
|George Russell is reportedly dating student Carmen Montero|
|How many F1 titles has George Russell won?|
|George Russell has not won any F1 titles.|
|What were the previous teams of George Russell?|
|George Russell has been a driver for Williams till 2023.|
|When did George Russell make his F1 debut?|
|George Russell made his F1 debut in 2018.|
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