Race Car Driver
George Dario Marino Franchitti, MBE (born 19 May 1973) is a retired British racing driver. He won the IndyCar Series four times; in 2007, and three more times in 2009, 2010 and 2011 and a three time Indianapolis 500 champion in 2007, 2010 and 2012. Franchitti started his career...Wikipedia
Born: 10th May, 1973, Edinburgh, Scotland
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: Indy 500 2007
Ashley Judd has had a change of heart. Sources reveal to Us Weekly that the 45-year-old actress is ready to give her relationship with estranged husband Dario Franchitti another shot.
The race car driver, 40, got into a scary accident at the Grand Prix of Houston on Oct. 6 that left him with a broken right ankle, and two fractured vertebrae. He also suffered a concussion from the serious crash. (Fourteen other individuals -- including 13 fans and an IndyCar Series official -- were also injured from debris that flew into the air.)
"They are going to give it... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
Ashley Judd and Dario Franchitti are splitting after more than a decade of marriage.
"We have mutually decided to end our marriage. We'll always be family and continue to cherish our relationship based on the special love, integrity, and respect we have always enjoyed," Judd, 44, and Franchitti, 39, tell PEOPLE exclusively in a statement on Tuesday. Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 years ago
And so the feud continues.
Ashley Judd once again criticized Sarah Palin for supporting the practice of aerial wolf and bear killings in Alaska, calling the governor`s program a "distortion" and "incredibly savage."
"It`s her pet project," Judd, 40, told CNN`s Larry King as she took her fight to stop the killing of wildlife to TV along with the environmental advocacy group Defenders of Wildlife`s CEO Rodger Schlickeisen.
"She promotes the brutal aerial killing of wolves," said the actress. "It is not ethical, it is not... Read More
Posted by crown022002 6 years ago
Ashley Judd refuses to worry about the possibility of her racing driver husband Dario Franchitti sustaining a serious injury in a car crash. The star was present when Franchitti was almost killed when his car went airborne and somersaulted twice during a race in Michigan last year. Franchitti miraculously escaped with nothing but cuts and bruises.
But Judd, who wed Franchitti in 2001, insists she "made peace" with the risks involved in his sport after driver Greg Moore died in a mid-race accident in 1999.
She says, "To me, that`s (worrying about a... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 7 years ago
There is a misconception that I left the Indy Car Series because there was something wrong with it and there really is not. It was time for that new challenge. It was time to start a new adventure. I was looking for that but there is nothing wrong with the Indy Car Series. In fact, it`s one of the greatest series in racing.
I was not very happy with the way things were going.