Custom car enthusiasts will recognize Ian Roussel’s name as he is one of the most famous custom car builders in the US. His creations are in high demand as he apparently produces superior quality work. Ian became known for his skills through the television series ‘Full Custom Garage’, which shows him building custom cars for his clients. We investigate who is the man behind these stunning, bespoke creations.
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Early life and family
Ian is a tight-lipped celeb who seems like he only got famous for his ability as he never pursued fame.
However, he now embraces the fame and fortune his handiwork has brought him.
Almost no information is available about his family and early life, but we do know that he was born on November 19, 1970 in Sunland, California, USA. that the identity of his family remains a mystery.
As with his family details, not much is known about Ian’s education and qualifications. He was a physically active child, participating in sports such as baseball and football during his high school years. His achievements and abilities suggest that he is well trained.
Ian was interested in car manufacturing from an early age and as he grew older he became passionate about making custom cars.
After years of gaining experience and honing his skills, he was able to open his own car building garage. He was so successful and became so popular that he got a television series, the show called ‘Full Custom Garage’ which debuted in 2014 and is still going. Today, Ian is one of the most famous metal fabricators in the industry.
Ian is very confident in his ability to shape metal to meet customer standards and display his creations on the show.
He is able to bring old vehicles back to life and turn them into something new. A report from ‘KiDAGes’ indicates that the skilled metalworker is listed as one of the top 10 car manufacturers in the U.S
Currently Ian owns and operates Roussel’s Custom Fabricating. It is an independent company that repairs old cars as well as makes new cars. His wife, whose name is not known, plays an important role in the management and marketing of the company.
Ian has grown into more than a car builder as he has also made his mark in the acting world.
He was part of the 2005 documentary series ‘Back from the Dead: Hot Rod Documentary’. He also starred in ‘Back from the Dead II: Kustom Cars Lead Sleds’ and ‘Car Warriors’. His own show is in its sixth season and is going well.
Hobbies, favorite things and interesting facts
Despite being a private person, there is some information available about him that shows us what kind of person he is.
Ian has always kept in shape by exercising – a healthy habit that started in high school – and by working on his cars. This makes him quite muscular. He has always loved sports and enjoys watching football when he is not working on cars.
His favorite movies are ‘Donnie Darko’ and ‘Fight Club’, and he is a fan of TV series ‘Breaking Bad’ and ‘Lost’. He also enjoys Elvis Presley’s music.
With two dogs he affectionately referred to as his ‘Hell Hounds’, it’s clear Ian is an animal lover; the dogs can often be seen on his show.
Ian and his wife both have tattoos, although they have not yet shared the stories behind this art on their bodies.
Information Cradle reports that Ian likes to play computer games. During his free time, he goes to drive one of his buggies through the Great Basin desert.
Rumor has it that Ian had a hard time finding his one true love and had a failed relationship with a lady a few years back. Fortunately, he found his soul mate when he met the now Mrs. Roussel.
The two married in 2019 and information about the mid-40-year-old is scarce. Her name is supposed to end with ‘Love’ but this cannot be proven. The couple has vacationed together more than once. Ian’s new wife has two children from a previous marriage, but they have no children together yet.
- Date of birth: November 19, 1970
- Zodiac sign: Scorpio
- Eye Color: Hazelnut
- Hair Color: Unknown (he is bald)
- Height: 6 feet 2 inches (1.87 m)
- Weight: unknown
- Nationality: American
- Race: Caucasian
- Shoe size: unknown
After many years building custom cars, Ian has made an impressive fortune. His business has grown and he also receives money from this television program. So his net worth is estimated at nearly $3 million.