Ryan Friedlinghaus Biography
Ryan Friedlinghaus (age. 47) is an American Entrepreneur/ TV Personality who is famous as the host of MTV’s Pimp My Ride. The World Famous West Coast Customs CEO opened his first car custom shop in Laguna Niguel, Orange County in 1994.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Age
He was born on 22 April 1975, in Los Angeles, California. Ryan is 47 years of age as of 2022 and will turn 48 come April 22, 2023. He celebrates his birthday on April 22 and is a member of the zodiac/ star sign Taurus.
Ryan Friedlinghaus West Coast Customs
- Ryan was born in an entrepreneurial family which made him develop an interest in business at a young age. He secured a $5000 loan from his grandfather in his late seventeens and used the loan to start the West Coast Customs car customization company the following year. He opened his first shop in Laguna Niguel, Orange County. However, Friedlinghaus gained huge popularity after his WCC company was featured in the reality series Pimp My Ride in 2004.
- Ryan is renowned for upgrading (pimping) celebrity cars. He has pimped cars for Shaquille O’Neal, Sean Combs, Justin Bieber, Kylie Jenner, just to name a few. However, Ryan and MTV’s Pimp My Ride parted ways after three years. He has also hosted the TV series Street Customs which aired on Discovery Channel and TLC. He is often referred to by the nickname Shady in the shop.
- Friedlinghaus recently customized a Rolls-Royce Wraith for Justin Bieber. The one-of-a-kind Rolls-Royce was inspired by the marque’s Vision Next 100 concept (103EX). Justin Bieber’s gloss silver/ matte gray Rolls has hidden light bars and its tires are covered.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Wife
Ryan is presently relishing his marriage life alongside his wife Meagan Elliot. The couple got hitched in an invite-only intimate wedding ceremony. The beautiful couple is proud parents of three children; Ryan Jr, Dylan, and daughter Briana. Friedlinghaus’ family lives in Bell Canyon, California.
Friedlinghaus’ wife Elliot has maintained a low profile just like her husband, however, she has featured in an episode of Friedlinghaus’ show Inside ‘West Coast Customs.’ She was born on May 1, 1983, and is 37 years old as of 2020.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Son
Ryan’s son Dylan is a musician and actor while Friedlinghaus Jr. is the self CEO of his father’s show Inside West Coast Customs. Ryan Jr. is also the founder of Pas de Faux Clothing. Friedlinghaus also promotes his son’s music on his social media accounts.
His daughter Briana celebrates her birthday on August 21.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Family
Considering his celebrity status because of the nature of his investments and business, Ryan has decided to keep his personal and early life private. Friedlinghaus treasures his parents’ security thus he has decided to hold back information about them. Nonetheless, his father passed on but as soon as information about his family is available we shall update it pronto.
Information about his siblings is not available which makes us believe he was raised as an only child.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Net Worth: Cars
Ryan Friedlinghaus Net Worth is around a whopping $15 Million in 2021. He has accumulated most of his wealth and riches from his career as an entrepreneur, investor, and reality TV personality. This is per our reliable sources at Celebrity Net Worth.
Friedlinghaus has not been shy to spend some of his wealth on exotic foreign cars. His car collection includes a; BMW i8, 2008 Mercedes-Benz S63, Rolls-Royce Phantom, 2007 Dodge Charger, and his first car- 1985 Mazda B2000. He also revealed that he gets carsick when other people drive him.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Weight Loss
Ryan currently weighs 176 lbs. / 80 kg after losing approximately 40 lbs. He has not shared information about his weight loss program.
Ryan Friedlinghaus Height: Tattoos
Ryan measures 5’ 8”/ 1.73 m in height. Moreover, his hair color is dark brown and his eye color is dark brown. Additionally, he has numerous tattoos on him which have earned him the name most-tattooed CEO in the USA. His self-made tattoo always stands out as he takes pride in the fruits of his hard work.
People Also Ask
- How Tall Is Ryan Friedlinghaus? Ryan measures 5’ 8”/ 1.73 m in height.
- How Old Is Ryan Friedlinghaus? Ryan is 47 years of age as of 2022.
- How Much Is Ryan Friedlinghaus Worth? Friedlinghaus’s Net Worth is around a whopping $15 Million in 2021.
- Where Does Ryan Friedlinghaus Live? Ryan lives with his family in their private house in Bell Canyon, California.