Richard Hammond once made headlines when he had serious head injuries when a jet-powered car spun out of control in 2006. Recently, he again made headlines for another mishap. Nevertheless, this time it wasn’t him, but he broke director’s rib in Nambia while “play fighting” during a “raucous” Grand Tour party. Fortunately, the assistant director is still working on The Grand Tour without any “bad feeling, malice or grievance” after the incident.

The English presenter, Richard Hammond, is famous for hosting BBC Two’s car program Top Gear from 2002 to 2015. He has presented other popular shows like Brainiac: Science Abuse, Total Wipeout, and Planet Earth Live. Since 2016, he is busy presenting The Grand Tour television series. The motor cars depict about how grand Richard Hammond net worth is.

People are quite excited to know Richard Hammond married life. So, who is Richard Hammond wife? Hence, let’s take a peek at Richard Hammond wiki facts, bio, wife, children, net worth, age, height, parents, and family.

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Richard Hammond Married Life: Wife and Children

Unlike the obsessions of Richard Hammond flaunting his cars, he likes to keep his personal life low-key. However, we have managed to present some interesting facts about his love life.

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Caption: Richard Hammond with his wife, Amanda Hammond. Photo Credit: Metro

Richard Hammond is married to his wife, Amanda “Mindy” Hammond since 2002. His wife works as a columnist for the Daily Express.

Together with his wife, Richard has welcomed two beautiful daughters. He is very close to his two daughters, Isabella and Willow. Recently, in September 2018, his wife stated that she had been robbed along with her husband and their fifteen-year-old daughter at their holiday villa in Saint-Tropez.

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Caption: The Hammond Family. Photo Credit: Daily Mail

As of now, Richard lives happily with his wife and children in a mock castle in Herefordshire.

 Richard Hammond Net worth

Speaking of Richard Hammond net worth, the presenter has hosted a handful of televisions shows. He has amassed a fortune of millions from varieties of channels. Most of Richard Hammond net worth is from his previous salary from Top Gear. Currently, he is working as the host of The Grand Tour and receives a huge salary.

There is no doubt that Richard is living a lavish lifestyle as he owns a helicopter. He has collections of multiple cars like Ford GPW, Ford Mustang GT 390, Lotus Esprit 350 Sport, Land Rover 110, Ferrari 550 Maranello, Porsche 911 GT3 RS and many other, which worth millions.

But what’s the figure of Richard Hammond net worth?

As of 2018, Richard Hammond net worth is estimated to be $35 million.

Richard Hammond TV Shows

Richard previously worked for Radio Cleveland, Radio York, Radio Cumbria,  Radio Newcastle, and Radio Lancashire before joining Top Gear in 2002. He began presenting Brainiac: Science Abuse in 2003. He even hosted many daytime lifestyle shows like Motor Week on Men & Motors and Crufts.

Richard also hosted British Parking Awards and appeared in a BBC quiz show called School’s Out. He presented the shows like The Gunpowder Plot: Exploding The Legend, Should I Worry About…?, and Time Commanders.

In 2006, Richard joined ITV for the Richard Hammond’s 5 O’Clock Show. Next year, he presented a one-off special on BBC Radio 2 for Good Friday. His show Richard Hammond’s Engineering Connections premiered on the National Geographic Channel in 2008. Other than that, he hosted Total Wipeout, Richard Hammond’s Blast Lab, Richard Hammond’s Invisible Worlds, and Richard Hammond’s Crash Course.

In May 2012, he co-hosted an animal documentary Planet Earth Live. He began hosting Science of Stupid the next year in 2013.  He currently works as the presenter of The Grand Tour.

Richard Hammond  Wiki – Bio: Age, Height, Parents, Siblings

Richard Mark Hammond was born in 1969 in Solihull, Warwickshire to his parents, Alan and Eileen. In the mid-1980s, his family moved to the North Yorkshire cathedral city of Ripon. He has two brothers, Andrew and Nicholas.

Richard attended Blossomfield Infant School in Shirley. Later, he joined Ripon Grammar School. He also studied at Harrogate College of Art and Technology.

Richard celebrates his birthday on 19 December that makes his age 48. He is of English ethnicity.

Richard a.k.a “Hamster” has a height of  5 feet 7 inches.