Cleetus McFarland (born April 5, 1995) is an American Businessman, Youtuber, Digital Content Creator, and Social Media Star from Omaha, Nebraska. His real name is Garrett Mitchell but popularly known by his online name. He is one of the most subscribed YouTube stars. Garrett mainly entertains his audience by posting automotive-related content. This internet celebrity usually describes himself as a car guy. He is also famous for his assortment of unbelievably fast home-built cars and for building his own racetrack. Know all details about Cleetus McFarland such as his Family, Youtube Career, Business, Networth, Girl Friend, Partner, and other interesting facts and trivia.
Wiki / Quick Facts
|Real Name||Garrett Mitchell.|
|Online Name||Cleetus McFarland.|
|Occupation||Youtuber, Businessman and Digital Content Creator.|
|Owner of||Freedom Factory|
|Age (as of 2022)||27 years old|
|Date of Birth||April 5, 1995|
|Place of Birth||Omaha, Nebraska, The United States of America.|
|Best Known For||YouTube Star with 2.79+ million subscribers (as of November 2021)|
|Marital Status||Unmarried (Engaged)|
|Height (approx.)||In feet & inches: 6′ 2″
In meters: 1.87 m.
In centimeters: 187 cm.
|Weight (approx.)||In kilograms: 79 kg.
In pounds: 174 lb.
|Net worth (as of 2021)||$4 million US Dollars, approx.|
|Alma mater||The University of Tampa.|
|Parents||Mother: Lori Edwards Mitchell.
Father: Mark Mitchell.
|Sibling||Brother: Parker Mitchell.
Sister: Lauren Mitchell.
Garret Mitchell aka Cleetus McFarland was born on the 5th April 1995 is 27 years old, as of 2022. He is from Omaha, Nebraska, The United States of America. As per this information, his sun sign is Aries which is said to be a fire sign.
Cleetus finished his secondary school studies at one of the local schools in Omaha. Later, he pursued Law degree from the University of Tampa, which is one of the best Universities in the USA.
Parents & Siblings
Cleetus McFarland’s parents are Lori Edwards Mitchell and Mark Mitchell. It seems Cleetus is very close to his mother Lori. He shared some moments with her on Instagram. Not much is known about his father Mark Mitchell.
Garrett Mitchell grew up with his brother Parker Mitchell and sister Lauren Mitchell. His brother Parker graduated from Dental school in 2017.
Cleetus loves to spend time with his relatives and other members of the family. His grandparents were once spotted on his Instagram account.
Cleetus McFarland YouTube Career
McFarland began posting videos on his main YouTube channel on June 29, 2009, while he was at college. Many say that before he rose to fame on youtube, he was making automotive content for 1320Video. As of November 2021, his youtube channel has more than 2.79 million subscribers. Cleetus mainly entertains his followers by posting videos related to fast cars, funny content, and crazy viral game challenges. His team members are Cooper Bogetti and James Taal who help him to create amazing content.
His debut video “RC Boat Proboat Formula Fastech Brushless Crash” gathered over 84,000 views. His third video titled “2000+HP Lamborghini Crashes Into Lake Angle #2” went viral on the internet which was posted on January 25, 2015, and it reached over 648+ K views within a few days of its upload.
The video which gave him worldwide fame was “TURBO EXHAUST WHISTLES vs. 841hp CORVETTE!”. It was posted on his main channel on December 03, 2016, and it is his most-watched video on his channel with 14+ million views as of May 10, 2021.
Some of his other popular videos are “12 TURBO EXHAUST WHISTLES vs. 841hp CORVETTE!” (7.2+ million views), “Riding In Mike Finnegan’s 11.7 Liter Twin Turbo BIG BLOCK Jet Boat” (6.3+ million views), “I Got PULLED OVER in my NASCAR! (too many bald eagles)” (6+ million views), etc.
Cleetus2 McFarland is his second channel that he started on May 29, 2019, with the first video “I Tried To Buy an Oscar Meyer Wiener Truck Off of Craigslist” and has 344+ K views. It managed to get 416+ k subscribers.
Business & Net worth
Apart from his YouTube, he also runs quite a few other things which help him to earn money. He rented a shop in order to create a home base for all Cleetus’ projects. The shop’s location is in Clearwater, Florida which is just outside of Tampa. He recently purchased his own race track.
Cleetus sells his merchandise line and his fans feel that it is an honor to wear his brand. For this, Cleetus McFarland works with T-Shirt Labs who design and produce all of his merch. He usually announces the upcoming things in one of his videos and promotes it in the next two videos and then gets them live on his website.
Cleetus McFarland Net worth is approximately $4 million US Dollars.
Engagement & Partner
Cleetus McFarland is currently engaged to his long-time girlfriend Madison Lutz. On 04 April 2021, he asked her to marry him, which she accepted. The couple is together for the last few years which has been amazing for both of them.
The couple worked together in 4 GIANT events in a row as well as making daily videos. Cleetus says that he always knew that she’s his ride or die partner for life. Madi’s Instagram bio states that she is the mother of two loving pet dogs named Skiff and Holley.
Interesting Trivia about Cleetus McFarland
- In early 2020, he appeared on the live TV interview with a local news station and talked about his purchase of the DeSoto Raceway.
- Many people believe that since he focuses on the same niche from day one on his YouTube journey is likely one of the primary causes why his viewership never had to face trouble.
- Freedom Factory (formerly known as DeSoto Speedway) is his very own racetrack located in Bradenton, Florida, USA.
- When he bought old DeSoto Raceway in Bradenton in early 2020, it instantly made him one of the smartest automotive YouTubers.
- Garrett Mitchell was 15 years old when he randomly met Chase Lautenbach. He is a co-owner of 1320Video OG and now Street Car Takeover co-owner who helped him to follow his dream.
- Cleetus worked as an Online marketing manager as well as a social media manager after meeting Kyle Loftis (the CEO of 1320Video).
- Apart from James and Cooper, his girlfriend Madison helps in his business by processing orders for his fans.
- Some of the big internet stars such as Adam LZ and Vaughn Gittin Jr. also collaborated with McFarland a couple of times.
- Some of his most used phrases are “hell yeah brother” and “freakin’ awesome”.
- His “Cleetus and Cars” events are quite popular on YouTube.
- In one of his videos, he told his viewers that he started his online name Cleetus McFarland as a joke.