Fuzz Townshend Wife Illness, Wife Age, Kids, Ethnicity, Net Worth

Fuzz Townshend Wife Illness, Wife Age, Kids, Ethnicity, Net Worth


NameFuzz Townshend
Date of BirthJuly 31, 1964
Age59 years old
Place of BirthBirmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Country -
Nationality English
Gender Male
Ethnicity White
Sign of Birth Leo
Profession Drummer, Tv Presenter, Motoring Journalist, And Mechanic
Net Worth $5 Million (USD)

John Richard Keith "Fuzz" Townshend (born 31 July 1964) is a British drummer, TV presenter of National Geographic Channel's Car SOS (also shown on Channel 4/More4), motoring journalist for Classic Car Weekly, former technical editor of Practical Classics, and mechanic. He is also honorary president of the Triumph Sports Six Club. He also had a solo music career from 1996 to 2002.



Marital statusMarried
WifeCressida Townshend

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  • Car SOS: Co-host with Fuzz Townshend for over a decade
  • Education: Mechanical Engineering and Product Design degree
  • Radio Career:
    • 15 years presenting on major UK radio stations
    • Suspended in 2005 from Kerrang! Radio for a prank
    • Dismissed from Kerrang! Radio in 2015 for competition mismanagement
    • Won over 14 global radio awards despite controversies
  • Television Career:
    • Presented "The Great Model Railway Challenge" (Channel 5, 2023)
    • Presented "Fifth Gear" (motoring show, 3 seasons)


  • Television Career: Presenter on motoring shows since 2018 (exact shows not mentioned)
  • Music Career:
    • Drummer since age 10
    • Played with bands:
      • Pop Will Eat Itself (from 1991)
      • General Public
      • Pig Bros
      • Kirk's Equator
    • Former bandmate of Ranking Roger (ex-The Beat)
  • Other Past Jobs:
    • Bus mechanic
    • Truck driver
    • College lecturer
    • Landscape gardener
    • Bar owner (The Rainbow, Digbeth, Birmingham - closed in 2005)


  • Karen Townshend's health: Dealing with unspecified health problems for the past 6 months.
  • Details lacking: Fuzz Townshend did not disclose the nature of her illness.
  • Positive attitude: Karen has been praised for her strength, positivity, and determination throughout this challenge.
  • Family support: Fuzz and their family have been inspired by Karen's resilience.
  • Fan support: Fans of Car SOS have sent well-wishes to the Townshend family.


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the net worth of Fuzz Townshend?

Fuzz Townshend's total net worth is around $5 Million (USD).

How old is Fuzz Townshend?

Currently, Fuzz Townshend is 59 years old (Jul 31, 1964).

What is the name of Fuzz Townshend’s Wife?

Fuzz Townshend was married to Cressida Townshend.

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