Doug is an American automotive columnist, author, blogger, Vlogger, and YouTuber who is revered in the automotive industry. By diversifying the channels through which he interacts with his audience, Doug’s work has become more accessible.
Doug Demuro Net Worth
At just over 30 years, Doug has an estimated net worth of $2 million which he derives from his professional career in the automotive industry.
He has a YouTube channel that has over 2.5 million subscribers, has a blog, and has published several books related to the automotive industry.
Doug believes that as an automotive reviewer one becomes more credible if they have experienced the cars they are reviewing. That is why the collection of cars Doug has owned you will find a 1993 Mercedes-Benz 500E, a 2006 Lotus Elise, a 2011 Cadillac CTS-V wagon,a 1995 Range Rover Classic, a 2001 Audi A4 2.9 Quattro Sedan and a 1997 Land Rover Defender 90 NAS.
Doug Demuro Automotive Columnist Career
After Doug graduated from Emory University with an economics degree, he went to work for Porsche at their corporate headquarters. While he was at Porsche, Doug wrote some articles for the online Autotrader.com.
Doug found that writing came naturally to him and in 2013 after having worked at Porsche for just one year, he decided to quit his job and concentrate on his automotive writing. That was the year Doug started writing for The Truth About Cars website.
2013 was an active year for Doug seeing as that was when he began to write for the Jalopnik website. It was also the year that saw him write 2 books, Plays with Cars which contains Doug’s personal stories about cars.
His second book, From My Perspective, is not about cars at all but instead, talks about various issues and how Doug sees them. In the same year, 2013 Doug wrote a blog, PlaysWithCars.
Working for Jalopnik proved to be very valuable for Doug as he was able to try his hand in a lot of things. he wrote columns, occasionally reviewed cars, answered letters from readers, shot videos for his YouTube channel, and on the recommendation of his readers, bought second-hand cars and reviewed them, writing about them.
Doug is known for his forthrightness and whether he is writing his reviews online or on paper, he will tell it like it is. His works are written with a humorous touch and together with reviews, Doug also writes about races, anything of interest in the industry, his challenges and personal experiences.
Doug Demuro Early Life and Family
Doug was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. His love for cars manifested itself early in his life and during his time at university, he worked as a Sales Consultant for Decatur, and as a Customer Service Technician for Ferrari as a means of earning some extra income.
Doug Demuro Marriage, Divorce & Children
Doug and his wife-to-be met while he was working as at Emory University as a Resident Advisor. During this time they remained friends and did not embark on a romantic relationship. This came about later.
Doug and his girlfriend, whose identity remains a secret, started to post pictures of their relationship on social media. At the time the girlfriend was doing her PhD at a university in Philadelphia.
Following a courtship that lasted 3 years, the two got married in 2017. They are happily married and some sources say that in April 2018 Doug gave his wife a luxurious Volvo.
Doug Demuro Social Media
Apart from the activity on his YouTube channel, Doug is very active on social media. On Twitter, Doug has over 56,000 followers and this is where he promotes his latest videos as well as writing about the cars he comes across in the course of his work.
Doug’s Facebook page closely resembles his Twitter account in terms of content. The page has over 30,000 likes.
His followers on Instagram number over 58,000. This is a more personal account and the pictures he posts here are mostly of his travels and very rarely about cars.
To promote his books, videos, and articles, Doug has a personal website. The site also offers a link to his recent works and a means of contacting him. A quick scan of this site reveals that Doug is starting to lean more towards videos than writing.
Doug Demuro Nationality and Ethnicity
Doug Demuro is an American citizen and holds a US nationality. He is of American descent.
|Biography & Facts|
|Born:||22 May 1988|
|Profession:||Columnist, Author, YouTuber|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Hair Color:||Dark brown|
|Height:||6ft 2inor 1.9m|
|Weight:||187lbs or 85kg|