Arie Luyendyk Jr. is the star of The Bachelor on its twenty second season. He is a popular race car driver who followed the footsteps of his equally talented father, Arie Luyendyk. He was born on September 18, 1981 in Den Bosch, Netherlands. He has competed in numerous auto races over the years.Image Credit: zimbio.com
So what is Arie Luyendyk Jr. net worth in 2018? What are Arie Luyendyk Jr.’s salary/earnings? Read on…
Though he was born in Europe, Arie Luyendyk Jr. competed in North American races. In 1992, Luyendyk first competed in kart racing. His other competitions include the Indy Lights Series where he has placed second, third and fourth. He also competed in the 12 Hours of Sebring, the 24 Hours of Daytona, Sports Car Club of America, Skip Barber Formula Dodge series, U.S. Formula Ford 200 Championship, Formula Continental, Chicagoland Speedway and the Indy Racing League’s Indy Pro Series to name a few. Luyendyk was also part of A1 Team Netherlands in the 2007-2008 A1 Grand Prix season.
Apart from racing, Arie Luyendyk Jr. was a driver analyst of the Indy Lights races in 2009. In 2012, he became a race commentator of the Indy Lights for NBC Sports Network. His television appearances include Hell’s Kitchen and The Bachelorette where he placed second on its eighth season. The Bachelorette, Emily Maynard, accepted the proposal of Jef Holm during the season finale. Arie Luyendyk Jr. was also part of Wipeout: Summer Episode 7: Bachelors vs. Bachelorettes though he was eliminated early in the competition.
Being a professional race car driver definitely has its perks and privileges. Arie Luyendyk Jr.’s popularity as a television star is another feather in his cap. With his charm and good looks, he will not only dominate the racetrack but more importantly, the hearts of the ladies on this upcoming season of The Bachelor. We estimate Arie Luyendyk Jr. net worth in 2018 at $4 million to $5 million. Not bad at age 36!!.