Rick Petko is an American motorcycle enthusiast and expert knife designer best known for starring in the reality TV show, American Chopper.
Rick Petko was born on 11 September 1968 in Bath Count. From early childhood, Rick Petko was intrigued by motorbikes and so he set out to have a career which pertains to motorbikes.
Rick Petko progressed from driving mini bikes to more powerful bikes than to go karts, then three wheelers, four-wheelers and then dirt bikes.
Rick Petko began his career by working in a company called Pocono Raceway, which was situated in Pennsylvania.
After three years, Rick Petko quit working with Pocono Raceway and joined OCC, owned by Paul Teutul Snr.
Rick Petko rose to fame after he starred in a reality TV show known as American Chopper. Though the show ended in 2010, Rick Petko had already made his mark and he continued to revel in his newly found popularity.
Rick Petko Wife
Rick Petko is married to Brittany Petko and together, they have two children; Everly Rose and Lucy Mae.
Rick Petko’s marriage ceremony with Brittany was shown on American Chopper.
Rick Petko Net Worth
Rick Petko has a net worth of about $3 million.
Rick Petko Knives
Rick Petko is also known for creating top-quality custom kitchen knives since 2006 at his shop in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains.
Rick Petko’s chef knives, made from high-polish nakiris to thin and nimble gyutos, are always as beautiful as they are functional.
Rick Petko Bikes
Rick Petko started RPD & Co in 2016, where he builds vintage race bikes. RPD & Co is also into; custom welding, metalwork, handforgeing custom knifework and wedding bands.