Speed is sexy, but when the rider turns out to be a hot female, then it is hard to guess the number of heads turning to look for the scenario. Meet Cristy Lee, versatile co-hostess of reality TV show ” All Girls Garage,” she is the proof repairing vehicles and riding motorcycles is not up to men only. She alongside Sarah Lateiner, who goes by the nickname “Bogi” and Rachel De Barros made an all-female team in velocity network show ” All Girls Garage” where they performed the upgrade and wrenching on cars and motorbikes. She co-hosted the show from October of 2011 to 2019.
Besides appearing as a TV host and Motorsports reporter, Cristy Lee is an avid motorcyclist. Initially, she drove in the street; later her two-wheeler fascination ventured into the race track. Cristy did her first laps back in 2007. She also had a stint with cars in the race track and drove at Autocross events. Though she is not active in racing anymore, she still finds herself close through sports reporting.
Date of birth
October 21, 1977
Place of birth
5′ 2″ (1.57 m)
54 kg or 119 pound
TV personality, automotive enthusiast, motorcyclist, brand ambassador, entrepreneur
All Girls Garage, Garage Squad, MotorTrend Live, Barrett-Jackson Live, Celebrity IOU: Joyride, Best of Top Gear
Cristy Lee was born on October 21, 1977, in Daytona Beach, Florida. Her father was a mechanic who owned a small shop and introduced her to the world of motorbikes when she was young. She grew up as an athletic girl who played various sports, such as volleyball and soccer, in high school. She also learned more about motorcycles from her father and bought her first bike when she was 18.
Cristy Lee Career
After graduating from college, she moved from Central Florida to Detroit, Michigan in search of business opportunity. Before breaking into TV world as hostess and reporter, she began her career as a dancer. Cristy Lee is a trained dancer with her skills sets; she got selected for Detroit Pistons Dance Team ‘Automotion’ through audition in 2006. She also had dance stint with the NBA. Soon after leaving NBA she performed for the MISL Dance Team.
Gradually she got her hands as hostess and automotive world. She began emcee work as a game show host at a local Detroit casino in July 2007 and worked there till March 2015; she also worked as a traffic reporter and DJ for 101.1 WRIF FM Radio from May 2008 to August 2012. Cristy worked in the Autoshow circuit as a Narrator for Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep from January 2010 to December 2011.
Cristy Lee became famous for hosting the hit automotive shows All Girls Garage and Garage Squad on MotorTrend. All Girls Garage featured an all-female cast of mechanics who worked on various projects involving cars and motorcycles. Garage Squad involved helping car owners restore their classic vehicles with the help of a team of experts.
Like we said, in the beginning, she is a multi-talented hotty, she has worked in a variety of racing series in the world of motorsports for a variety of networks. Over the years, she has been seen covering Motocross Racing for SPEED and Fox Sports 1, Off-Road Truck Racing for NBC Sports Network, Supercross, Monster Jam, Flat Track Racing, and even the XGames on ESPN and ABC.
Cristy Lee has amassed a fortune from her passion for automobiles. She has hosted several shows related to motorsports, such as All Girls Garage, Garage Squad and Celebrity IOU: Joyride,. Her net worth is estimated to be around $13 million as of 2023. She also earns money from endorsing various brands and participating in racing events.
Cristy Lee Married? Who is her husband?
The beautiful Cristy Lee often generates buzz for her relationship status. Cristy has been a mere vocal if she is married to a husband or even has a man in her life. Prying through her social media profiles like Instagram or Facebook won’t give you an answer. She has shared her photos with cars, motorcycles and with her professional buddies but has not bothered about men in her life.
Though she is seen sporting an Atlas ring on her middle finger it has nothing to do with engagement or marriage. As long as Cristy don’t want to share about her personal life we can not say if she is married to a husband or even has a boyfriend. We totally respect her privacy.
Current Health Issues
Cristy Lee was diagnosed with Graves’ disease and thyroid eye disease, both autoimmune disorders that affect the thyroid gland and the eyes. She experienced a life-threatening condition called thyroid storm, which caused her to have a rapid heart rate, high blood pressure, and other symptoms. She had to undergo a total thyroidectomy. To her surprise, she also found out that she had thyroid cancer, which required further tests and treatments.
But that was not the end of her ordeal. She also suffered from a rare complication of Graves’ disease called thyroid eye disease (TED), which caused her eyes to bulge out, swell, and hurt. She had impaired vision, light sensitivity, and facial changes that affected her appearance and self-esteem. She tried various medications and therapies, but none of them worked. She eventually had to undergo orbital decompression surgery on each eye, which is a procedure to create more space for the eyes in the skull.
Cristy Lee’s health journey was painful. She had to endure physical and mental challenges that tested her strength and resilience. She struggled with sharing her story with her fans and followers. However, she decided to open up about her experience on social media, hoping to raise awareness and support for others who might be going through similar situations.