Ryan Blaney - Updated Jul 2024

Ryan Blaney

Ryan Blaney is a professional stock car racing driver from the United States. Currently, Ryan Blaney races in the NASCAR Xfinity Series He is the grandson of Lou Blaney, a legend on modified dirt tracks, and the son of NASCAR racer Dave Blaney.

Early Life

Ryan Michael Blaney best known as Ryan Blaney was born on the 31st of December, 1993, in Hartford Township, Trumbull County, Ohio, the United States of America. According to his birth date, this man is 28 years old and holds American nationality. Moreover, he has a birth sign of Capricorn and believes in Christianity.

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Caption: Ryan Blaney with his father (Source: CBS Sports)

In addition, he is the son of David Louis Blaney (father) and Lisa Blaney (mother). And, he has two siblings whose name is Emma Blaney and Erin Blaney. He was born into a racing family; his grandfather Lou Blaney is a legendary driver on modified dirt roads, and his father Dave Blaney was a former NASCAR driver.

Professional Life

Ryan Blaney began his racing career in the quarter-midget division and won his first race at the age of nine. He won the Lowe’s Motor Speedway Young Lion’s Winter Heat Point Championship when he was 12 years old. He began his successful professional late-model racing career at Orange County Speedway when he was just 14 years old. He attained the high-caliber driving abilities of Kevin Harvick and Tony Stewart in 2012. He made his racing debut at Richmond International Raceway, where he also ended the race in seventh place.

He also competed in the Kentucky Speedway car race, defeating Matt Crafton and Austin Dillon. For Brad Keselowski Racing, he has been the full-time driver of the No. 29 truck. Ryan won his national race at Bristol Motor Speedway in 2014. He earned a green-white-checkered victory in this race. He overtook Kurt Busch on the final lap after charging from fifth place while Ryan was getting ready for the Daytona 500. He won the first Cup race of his career in the Axalta and presented the Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway in July 2017. In terms of points, Blaney remained in the top 10 in 2019. Denny Hamlin defeated Ryan Blaney in the 2020 Daytona 500.

He earned his fourth championship at the GEICO 500 by defeating Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ryan’s fifth and sixth victories in his professional career came in 2021 at Atlanta and Michigan, respectively. He participated in the 2021 Cup playoffs as a driver who had three victories and was the second seed. He guest-starred as Special Agent Nathan Wood in Taken season two episode 12, “Imperium,” which aired on April 20, 2018. He appeared in a cameo as himself in the Netflix series The Crew.


He has earned several awards and honors. Moreover, he earned the 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Rookie of the Year and the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Most Popular Driver. Likewise, he earned 2010 CRA Southern Six-Pack Champion, 2011 PASS Champion, 2022 NASCAR All-Star Race Winner, 2018 Can-Am Duel Winner, and 2021 Coke Zero Sugar 400.

Net Worth 2023

As a professional car racer, he has an estimated net worth of more than $5 Million. According to sources, he earns $1.9 million a year from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Additionally, he earns $1.6 Million annually through CDM Sports. Ryan’s sponsorship deal with Menards, Advance Auto Parts, DEX Imaging, and BODYARMOR must bring in millions of dollars annually.

Relationship Status

Talking about his relationship status, he is currently dating his longtime girlfriend, Gianna Tulio. They constantly share one other’s photos on social media because they both use it regularly. Gianna is a model and won the title of Miss Hooters 2021. She currently performs several photo shoots while working with various modeling agencies. The couple is still dating and enjoying one other’s company. The pair have not yet been engaged or married.

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Caption: Ryan Blaney with his wife Gianna Tulio (Source: Instagram)

Ryan Blaney – Body Measurement 2022

This car racer is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 68 kg. Moreover, he has brown eyes with brown hair color and he has not shared other information regarding his other body measurements.

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Caption: Ryan Blaney posing for a photo (Source: Instagram)

Ryan Blaney – Social Media 2022

On his Instagram, there are more than 232k followers. Likewise, there are more than 133k followers on Facebook and more than 317.3k followers on Twitter.