Alexis DeJoria
  • Date of birth:
    September 24, 1977
  • Hometown:
    Venice, Calif.
  • Sponsor/Car:
    Tequila Patrón Toyota Camry
  • Crew Chief:
    Tommy DeLago
  • Career Wins: 6
    FC: 4 TAFC: 1 Sports: 1
  • Career Final Rounds: 11
    FC: 7 TAFC: 3 Sports: 1
  • Career Best E.T.:
  • Career Best Speed:
Career Highlights
  • 2015: Raced to a runner-up finish at Englishtown; Reset career-best in elapsed time at Brainerd and career-best speed at Pomona 2; Qualified for the Countdown to the Championship playoff for the second consecutive season; Finished eighth in the points standings 
  • 2014: Raced to victories at Phoenix, Las Vegas 1 and Indianapolis; posted No. 1 qualifying efforts at Atlanta, Charlotte 2 and Pomona 2; became the first and only female Funny Car driver to post a three-second run (Pomona 1)
  • 2013: Raced to semifinal efforts at both Las Vegas races, Houston and Sonoma; Posted a career-best time at
    Charlotte 1; Qualified a season-best fourth at Denver; Played key spoiler role in Countdown playoffs with first round upsets of title contenders Jack Beckman at Reading and Matt Hagan at Las Vegas 2
  • 2012: Raced to her first final-round appearance at Bristol; set both a career best for time with a run of 4.032 and speed of 319.07 at Reading
  • 2011: Raced at four national events: Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas 2 and Pomona 2
  • 2010: Earned nitro Funny Car license; won first Alcohol Funny Car event

  • Husband: Jesse James
  • Daughter: Isabella
  • Height/weight: 5' 8", 130 lbs.
  • Hobbies: Snowboarding, riding dirt bikes, skydiving and watching movies
  • Notable: Competed in NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car category for five seasons; Got her start in drag racing
    in NHRA Super Gas category driving a 1963 Corvette roadster and later competed in NHRA Super Comp in
    a dragster; daughter of highly successful businessman John Paul DeJoria, owner of Paul Mitchell Hair Care
    Products, Patron Tequila and John Paul Pet Products; Husband is famed American TV personality and owner of
    West Coast Choppers
  • Social Media: @AlexisDejoria, @ADRnhra, Twitter; Alexis DeJoria, Facebook; @alexisdejoria, Instagram