Here is Supercar Blondie aka Alex Hirschi - the 35-year-old Dubai-based Youtuber who is the world’s most popular female automotive influencer.

Here’s what you need to know about the small town girl from Queensland who has become the most famous female car vlogger on the planet.

She hails from Queensland, Australia, but relocated to Dubai in 2008 where she worked as a newsreader and presenter for the radio station Dubai Eye 103.8

Known then as Radio Blondie, she interviewed various celebrities about their love of cars, including the likes of John Travolta and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Alex is married to Nik Hirschi, who doubles as her manager and cameraman. A former banker, Nik started working full time on his wife’s content in 2018 and has been instrumental in her success.

She’s made millions out of a hobby

As of 2021, Supercar Blondie’s net worth was estimated to be US$17 million. Not bad for a car-loving girl living out her fantasies.

Hirschi is one of the most-followed women in the world

She first started posting automotive stories on Instagram to her then 300 followers in 2015. In 2022, she’s at 10 million plus followers. 

Alex has made a social media career out of her love for cars. She has 9.49 million YouTube subscribers and 48 million Facebook subscribers

In 2019, Britain’s iconic TV show Top Gear filmed an episode in Dubai and they invited the city’s most famous car enthusiast. She appeared alongside hosts Richard Hammond and James May

She also got to race the McLaren SLR against a 1,600hp Dune Buggy driven by The Stig for Top Gear France in the same year

She raced against The Stig

These have included the BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage R, the Ferrari 599 GTZ and the outrageous Lamborghini Terzo Millennio.

Hirschi gets to drive really rare rides

Hirschi has made a social media career out of her love of cars.

She was the first person to drive the Devel Sixteen, and the one-off Bugatti Veyron L’Or Blanc, which was especially flown from Berlin to Dubai for her to review.

Alex Hirschi has even driven the actual Batmobile from the 1989 feature film Batman.

Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge, a McLaren 720S.  She revealed "We also put a deposit down on a Tesla Cybertruck".

She has an impressive car collection of her own

This  Hummer was tested on the moon