Nyck de Vries is a Dutch racing driver and here is more about his net worth, salary, records and endorsements
Nyck de Vries is a professional racing driver who currently competes in Formula E. He is also a test and reserve driver for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team. Let’s know more about Nyck’s life, career, net worth, etc.
Nyck de Vries Facts
|Birth Place||Uitwellingerga, Netherlands|
|Father’s Name||Hendrik Jan de Vries|
|Mother’s Name||Not available|
|Net Worth (2022)||$1 – $5 million|
|Salary (2021-22)||$850,000 (approx.)|
|Date of Birth||6 February 1995|
|Height (ft)||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Weight (kg)||67 kgs (148 lbs)|
|Endorsements||Mercedes, Vestas, Tommy Hilfiger, SAP|
Nyck de Vries ventured into motorsports at a very early age. While he was young, Nyck first started karting. Very soon, Nyck became a successful karting driver. So much so, that in 2010, he won the 2010 Karting World Championship. He also won the Karting World Championship in 2011.
Next, de Vries stepped up to single-seater racing in Formula Renault 2.0. He continued his winning ways, collecting championship wins in Formula Renault 2.0 Alps and Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup in 2014. Further, in 2014, de Vries raced in the Formula Renault 3.5 series finishing in third place and taking a win in the final race.
Nyck then ventured into GP3 with ART Grand Prix in 2016. The Dutchman finished 2016 in the sixth position with two wins.
Furthermore, in 2017, de Vries advanced to Formula 2, driving for Rapax and then Racing Engineering. Nyck claimed his first victory in Monaco and finished his debut year in the seventh position.
In 2018, de Vries switched to Prema Racing. Nyck finished the 2019 season with three wins and ended the year in the fourth position.
For the 2019 F2 season, de Vries reunited with ART Grand Prix. Eventually, de Vries won the 2019 championship title with four wins and eight podiums.
In the same year, that is, 2019, Nyck ventured out of open-wheel racing as he joined the World Endurance Championship line-up for Racing Team Nederland. He won the 6 hours of Fuji on 6 October 2019 with this team, their first win in this class.
Before graduating to a full-time driver for the Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team, de Vries completed rookie tests with Audi, NIO and Envision Virgin Racing.
Nyck’s Formula E rookie season was not a huge success. Nyck struggled throughout the season as he tried to grasp the concept of all-electric street racing.
Finally, in the 2020–21 Formula E season, Nyck de Vries became the world champion of Formula E. The Dutchman finished the campaign with a total of two wins, four podiums, and 99 points.
Nyck de Vries Formula E Career
|Current team||Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team|
|Best finish||1st in 2020–21|
Nyck de Vries Championship titles
|2020–21||Formula E World Championship|
|2019||FIA Formula 2 Championship|
|2014||Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0|
|2014||Formula Renault 2.0 Alps|
Nyck de Vries Net Worth and Salary
According to sources, de Vries has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million as of 2022. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and various endorsements.
According to reports, de Vries earns an estimated salary of $850,000 (approx.). The mentioned salary is typically what a Formula E driver gets. Nyck might also get a handsome salary from being a reserve driver for the Mercedes F1 team.
Nyck de Vries Personal Life
Born and raised in Uitwellingerga, Netherlands, 27-year-old Nyck de Vries is the son of Hendrik Jan de Vries. Nyck’s father, Hendrik, is best known as a car dealership owner. Sadly, there is no information available regarding Nyck’s mother.
Also, Nyck has a younger sister named Seychelle de Vries.
According to reports, Nyck De Vries is dating Evan Brunggenwirth for almost 4 years. The rumors of their relationship began back in 2018.
Nyck de Vries Endorsements
According to sources, Nyck de Vries has endorsement deals with Mercedes, Vestas, Tommy Hilfiger, and SAP. In other words, de Vries is majorly sponsored by his racing team, that is, Mercedes.
Nevertheless, Nyck’s personal sponsors are still unknown.
FAQs about Nyck de Vries
|What is the age of Nyck de Vries?|
|Nyck de Vries is 27 years old and he was born on 6 February 1995.|
|What is the net worth of Nyck de Vries?|
|Nyck de Vries has an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million as of 2022.|
|Where was Nyck de Vries born?|
|Nyck de Vries was born in Uitwellingerga, Netherlands.|
|Who is the girlfriend of Nyck de Vries?|
|Evan Brunggenwirth is the girlfriend of Nyck de Vries.|
|For what racing team does Nyck de Vries drive?|
|Nyck de Vries currently drives for Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team. He is also a test and reserve driver for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team.|
|How many world championships have Nyck de Vries won?|
|Nyck de Vries has won one Formula E World Championship (2020–21).|
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