Richard Hammond- Net Worth, Money and More

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Net Worth: $15 Million.


Richard Mark Hammond was born on 19 December 1969. He is an English presenter, writer and a journalist. Hammond is best known for his co-hosting job in the car program. He hosted the program along with Jeremy Clarkson and James May named Top Gear. The programme is a real hit and is famous worldwide. Not only is this, he also presented the 1-4 series of Brainiac: Science Abuse on Sky1. Not only is this, Richard Hammond also co-host Total Wipe out along with the host, Amanda Byram. Apart from these, Richard hosted Planet Earth Live along with Julia Bradbury. He married to Amanda Etheridge in the year 2002 and have two daughters now.

Early Life


Richard Hammond was born in Solihull, Warwickshire and is the grandson of the worker in the Brimingham car industry, this is the reason why he owns so many cars as mentioned below. Tough he was born in Solihull but later he moved with his family to the North Yorkshire cathedral city of Ripon. Talking about his family, his father is Alan who ran a probate business in the market square, his mother is Eileen Hammond and has got a younger brother Andrew. He did his schooling form Ripon Grammar school and for the period 1987-1989 he attended Harrogate College of Art and technology. After completing his graduation, he worked for many radio stations which includes Radio Cleveland, radio York, Radio Cumbria , radio Leeds, Radio Newcastle and Radio Lancashire and after that he moved on to Top Gear.

Personal Life


Richard was married to Amanda Mindy Etheridge in the year 2002. The family along with two daughters live in Herefordshire Home which is a luxurious mansion. Not only is this, they also have an apartment in l=London. Richard is s very talented personality, he also plays a bass guitar and support other presenters on Top Gera of the Pops for Cosmic Relief in the year 2007. And also loves riding a bicycle in the city. Talking about his other interests, he is s fan of Porsche cars and has also interest in American muscle car. He is also a keen motorcyclist and spent $70,000 in rebuilding his defender 110 buster in the year 2008. Recently it is in the news that, he had spent $2 million buying Bollitree Castle situated near Weston under penyard, Ross-on-Wye and also having a large house in the small town of Wantage, Oxfordshire. Apart from these, Hammond gained a private pilot license in a Robinson R44 helicopter.

Charity Work


Though Richard has lot of money and he spend more of it on his luxuriousness but he still like to keep a part of his money for charity work. It is reported that, Richard is a Vice President of UK children’s brain injury charity called the Children’s Trust, Tadworth. He is a very helping kind of person. Now apart from his radio work, he has also done some television work, in the year 2005, he was appeared in the Crufts dog show and the 2004, 2005 British parking awards. More of is television works include, a quiz show on BBC One where celebrities have to answer the question. In the year 2006, he presented the show, Richard Hammond and the Holy Grail. In the year 2005, he was voted as number one in a heat magazine poll of “top weird celebrity crushes”.



Richard Hammond is counted as one of the richest man on the earth. He is a mulit-millionire of the era. His net worth is $15 million. He owns a beautiful mansion, Herefordshire Home which has all the luxuriousness and comfort one need. The mansion is located at such a scenic beauty that one can easily find a peace and live happily forever. He live with his wife in this grand mansion which have all the facilities available and is worth million. He is very fond of cars and automobiles. He is mad after it and not just one or two, he owns 11 automobiles, which is really a shocking news. Let’s start with the motorcycles of Richard Hammond, he owns a Harley Davidson Street rod and Suzuki GSXR1000. Taking about the cars, he owns a 1967 Ford Mustang GT390. He also owns a red coloured Dodge Chalenger SRT8 which has a hand-made body and is really a awesome car. Many times, he seems to drive Jaguar E type, Jaguar is itself a brand name and why does not one want to ride this car. The car is expensive but worth and smooth on roads. Not only is this, he owns a Land overs which is super very expensive car. Moving over to his other collection, he owns a Morgan Aeromax whose design is literally different from another cars and gives a different riding experience. Now what about Morgan V6 Roadster, yes he owns it too. He seems many times with his wife on the roads in this car. The story is not over yet, he also own an Opel Kadett of ivory color. On the ninth number we have Porsche 911, an expensive red colored car also Porsche 911 Carrera 2s and Porsche 928 whose models are totally different from others and features are great with notable speeds.

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