|Real Name/Full Name||Arie Luyendyk Jr.|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Arie Luyendyk Jr.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||18 September 1981|
|Age/How Old:||41 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176.37 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Arie Luyendyk Sr.
Mother – Mieke Luyendyk
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Lauren Burnham|
|Kids/Children Name:||Alessi Ren Luyendyk|
|Profession:||Auto Racing Car Driver|
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Last Updated:||January 2023|
Arie Luyendyk Jr. is a very famous auto racing driver. He is most famously known for his competition in the Indy lights series. He is the son of the Flying Dutchmen, Arie Luyendyk Sr. He is also a television personality, having appeared in many famous shows like Hell’s Kitchen, Wipeout, The Bachelor, and The Bachelorette. Now he works in the real estate world.
Well, how well do you know about Arie Luyendyk Jr.? If not much, here is what we know about Arie Luyendyk Jr. to date.
Biography and Early Life
Arie Luyendyk jr. was born on the 18th of September, in the year 1981. His birthplace is the Netherlands. He is the son of Arie and Mieke Luyendyk. Arie Luyendyk is a former auto racing driver. He was best known as “The Flying Dutchman” for his amazing skills in the field. Arie Luyendyk jr. has a sister names Maida and two younger twin brothers, Alec and Luca. The immigration of the family to the United States of America happened when Arie was just three years old. They came to the USA and settled in Brookfield, in Wisconsin.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Arie Luyendyk Jr. in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Arie Luyendyk Jr.’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 26th January 2023 having been born on 18 September 1981. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 188cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176.37lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.
Luyendyk comes from a family that has been interested in the field of racing for ages. His father was a former racing legend. He also picked the interest through his father. Luyendyk’s school background is quite bleak. There is no information about it, nor did he ever mention it anywhere. He has been quiet about it, and this silence maybe because his time in his school was mostly occupied with him being interested in racing.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Arie Luyendyk has not only made his career in racing, but he has also tried his hands on various other jobs. He is a real estate broker and developer. He works for the RE/MAX Excalibur in Arizona. He is also a famous television personality, appearing in various famous television shows. He appeared in Hell’s Kitchen in the 9th season. He also participated in the summer episode 7 of the show, Wipeout. He even appeared on House Hunters International by HGTV.
A famous appearance of his is in the 8th season of The Bachelorette. He was the runner-up in the show. He then again went on to appear in the 22nd season of The Bachelor. He there proposed Becca Kufrin with a marriage proposal. However, he broke up with her and then got into a relationship with Lauren Burnham. Lauren and Arie took their vows in the year 2019, in the month of January. They gave birth to a baby daughter the same year in May and named her Alessi Ren.
Is Arie Luyendyk Jr. Gay?
Arie Luyendyk jr. is a married man. He is married to Lauren Burnham, the runner-up of the 22nd season of The Bachelor. The couple has a daughter, too, named Alessi Ren. Before Lauren, Arie was in a relationship with Becca Kufrin, but he broke the relationship with her. Arie Luyendyk is known to have dated many women before he settled down. He has never been seen with any one of the same sex and has shown no interest in homosexual behavior. Hence it is quite obvious that Arie Luyendyk Jr. is a straight man.
Go-kart racing was with which Luyendyk started his journey of racing. He was a very good Go-kart racer. He took part in various competitions, and he also won the Skip Barber Formula Dodge series in the America Junior Formula. He finished among the top 5 US Formula for the 2000 Championship. He is best known for his participation in the Indy Lights series. He began the series in 2002, and he went on till 2010. He finished 66 races there and has one victory four pole position, and all of 2nd, 3rd and 4th rank in the championship.
He finished the NASCAR Rolex Grand-Am Sports Car series in the year 2004. He qualified for various other series like the 2005 Indianapolis 500 and the 2006 Indianapolis 500. He finished all the 64 laps in the American le Mans Series in the year 2007. He also took part in an off road racing event called the Stadium Super Truck series. He finished with seven points there. He also took part in the Traxxas TORC series and finished it with Aero motorsports backed by Ethika and Cooper Tires.
Arie Luyendyk jr. has a series of victories in his name. He is best known for his participation in the Indy Light series. Some of his achievements are as follows:
- One victory, four pole positions, 24 top 5 finishes : Firestone Indy Lights.
- 2nd in the 2002 Indy Lights Championship
- 3rd in 2004 Indy Lights Championship
- 4th in 2008 Indy Lights Championship
- 3rd in Formula Continent class, at SSCA National Championships Runoff.
- SSCA Souther Pacific winner for four times.
- X Games Austin: bronze medalist
- 1st series win, Barbegallo Raceway, Perth
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Arie Luyendyk Jr. in 2023
Arie Luyendyk has been a racing genius since he was very young. Though his records of winning the first place are less, he still comes up at least in the top five most of the time. He has been racing since a very young age and this field has been contributing to his income since then. Not only is he a racer, but he also works in the real estate world and so that also helps in boosting his net worth. Though the exact amount is not known, it is estimated that Arie Luyendyk Jr. has a net worth of $5 Million as of 2023.
Arie Luyendyk has been successful in putting his name up in the world of auto racing. He has followed his father’s footsteps and has made the field his playground. He is quite passionate about his field. He is also very popular for his television appearances and is also now known to be successful in his real estate business. He is quite a social person, being active in all social media accounts. His passion is recognized far and wide and appreciated quite a lot.