Jackie Braasch is a professional motorsports racer especially known for drag car racing. She is a member of the women motorsports organization called Car Chix which organizes all girls racing events including for charities. Jackie, on her lesser-known side, is a preschool teacher. Besides profession, she finds herself in the media spotlight for her relationship, as the girlfriend of Big Chief aka Justin Shearer. Follow with us to learn more about this lady including her affair with Big Chief.
Date of birth
On July 4, 1990
33 years old
Place of birth
Joliet, Illinois, USA
About 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)
About 139 lbs (63 kg)
Jackie’s father was a garage worker who inspired her love for automobiles. Her mother’s name and occupation are unknown.
Jackie is a street racer and a content creator. She is also a preschool teacher.
Estimated net worth is $500,000
Jackie’s racing nickname is “The Jet” because of her speed and skill on the track.
Jackie is dating Justin Shearer, a.k.a Big Chief, since 2017.
Justin Shearer is a street racer and a reality TV personality who stars in the show Street Outlaws on Discovery Channel. He is the leader of the 405 crew, a group of street racers from Oklahoma City. He drives a black Pontiac Firebird named The Crow that he built from scratch. He was previously married to Allicia Shearer, with whom he has two sons, Covil and Corbin. They divorced in 2017.
Social media presence
Jackie has an Instagram account with over 108K followers. She posts photos and videos of her racing adventures, her partner, and her personal life. Her Instagram handle is @jackiebraaasch. She does not have any other verified social media accounts.
Jackie faced some backlash from fans of Street Outlaws who accused her of being a homewrecker and breaking up Big Chief’s marriage. She denied the allegations and said that she met Big Chief after he had separated from his ex-wife. She also received some hate messages and threats from online trolls who were jealous of her relationship with Big Chief. She handled the situation with grace and dignity and focused on her racing career and her partner.
There have been some rumors that Jackie and Big Chief are engaged or married, but they have not confirmed or denied these claims. They have also been rumored to be expecting a child together, but they have not addressed these speculations either. They seem to be happy and content with their relationship and their racing careers.
Early Life and Education
Jackie was born on July 4, 1990, in Joliet, Illinois to a family of avid racer. Her father had been involved in racing from a young age. Due to upbringing and environment around her, she was bound to like the racing sport, no wonder she took it by heart at an early age. Growing up in Illinois her father would take her in the race track and also when in the garage she would come forth with helping hand. She has the fond memory of ’85 Chevy Camaro” with her father. As a little girl, she would help him with the car in the garage by bringing and handing him tools and whatever he asked for.
She was not the only girl in the family who look up to her father. Her sister Erin Braasch also grew up liking the sport. Jackie and Erin were in elementary school when they both stepped on the junior drag racing event. Jackie was only eight years of age then. She maintained her passion for the racing throughout her teenage years and was determined of getting professional in the sport. At the age of 17, she upgraded to a full sized dragster of her own.
Jackie is currently dating street car racer and TV personality Justin Shearer. There is no information about her previous affairs. As for Justin he was married to Alicia Shearer and had two children with her.
Jackie Braasch and Justin Shearer dating affair and relationship
Jackie and her boyfriend Shearer were dating out of the spotlight. Their relationship began to surface in media in early 2017. The two were seen together in several places including race tracks but had not confirmed the affair. Justin had his own reason for not coming forth as he was married to his longtime wife Alicia Shearer.
Sometimes it is not easy to deal with fame and personal life as a consequence celebrity are subject to criticism. Well, Shearer is no exception. He faced criticism regarding the ongoing affair with Jackie and being unfaithful towards his 10 years of a wife, Alicia. Trying to be honest and clear the air, Justin addressed the situation and marriage trouble in The Chief and Shawn show. He said;
“ It’s no secret obviously that me and Alicia, my wife of 10 years have been having trouble or whatever you want to call it, well, it is further than just having trouble, we are actually getting a divorce, and that is happening.”
In another occasion, he has conceded the new girl(Jackie) is his girlfriend. Later the couple was seen saying “I love you to each other” before Justin headed for the first round of Bristol race on the episode of Street Outlaw. He emerged victorious till last race winning $100K grand prize. Justin and his wife are separated now but keep in touch for their children.
Jackie and Justin Shearer share a similar passion for the racing sport
If you wonder what it’s like to have a relationship with a person who is similar to you in so many ways then you have found your answer in this couple. These two lovers Jackie and Justin are more than what meets the eyes. Alongside their love relationship, they share a similar passion for the racing sport.
Like Jackie, Shearer grew up following racing. He began in the street race at the age of nine. He is a kind of a guy who tries to make himself stronger, faster, smarter and works harder than others. No surprise he has transformed that hunger in the form of success. Justin has turned childhood passion in the professional street racer. His ability and success in the tracks have also earned him a spot in the entertainment world. He is the main cast of hit docu-reality TV show “Street Outlaws”.
While Jackie got her inspiration and mentor in her father, Shearer looks up to his mother who raised him and his brother as single mom jugging between fulltime work and her own career to become a nurse. He highly praises her as a superhero that saved his life.
Jackie Braasch Career
Jackie followed her dream of racing from the early years and she encourages other women to do so even though other people will have doubt. She was a regular winner in the Junior Dragster Division when she was a child.
She competes regularly in the Super Pro, Rockett Brand Race Fuel Bracket Series at her hometown track, Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois. She was also one of the top competitors in the 2014 Car Chix Ladies Only Drag Race where she made to top 12 finalists out of 398 competitors. She has been featured as Ms May in the 2015 Car Chix Calendar.
Jackie’s other profession as a preschool teacher may not generate her many accolades but as it is she is entitled to the role. She used to have a day job as a teacher and at night she would go for drag racing. Well, that’s impressive, right?
Jackie Braasch’s net worth is estimated to be around $500,000, which she earns from her racing career and sponsorships. She is a member of the Car Chix organization, which promotes women in motorsports.