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Arie Luyendyk jr.

Arie Luydendyk Jr., 2007 A1 GP meeting, Brno, Czech Republic. Copyright Jiri Inneman (http://inneman.noveranet.cz/ag.htm), 2009. Used with permission.

Arie Luydendyk Jr., 2007 A1 GP meeting, Brno, Czech Republic. Copyright Jiri Inneman, 2009. Used with permission.

Arie Luydendyk Jr, 2017. Copyright, Brian Crowe, 2017. Used with Permission.

Arie Luydendyk Jr, 2017. Copyright, Brian Crowe, 2017. Used with Permission.

Born:

18 Sep 1981
Den Bosch

Nationality:

Netherlands

Indy 500s:

1 (2005-2006)

Son of Arie, the younger Luyendyk was in both Indy Lights and the IRL, but switched to endurance racing and also competed in the A1 GP series for Holland. In 2008, however, he moved back to Indy Lights. Without a drive in 2009, he became a commentator, and since then, has barely driven on the tracks. Now races in the TORC Offroad Series in Super Truck racing. Currently also works as a spotter, but away from the tracks, runs Zanardi America, a huge karting racing team and importer of all chassis and spare parts. Zanardi America have most of the contracts for the US. He also does a lot of reality TV and has appeared on dating and cooking shows in the US.

Biography last updated 12 Jul 2017