Arie Luyendyk

10 POSTS's 'Bachelorette' blogger Arie Luyendyk, Jr. is a professional autoracing driver and has been racing nearly all his life. He was the first runner-up during the eighth season of ABC’s 'The Bachelorette' in 2012 and qualified for his first Indianapolis 500 in 2006. Arie Jr.began racing in 1992 in go-karts and progressed through the ranks, competing in various racing series from Formula Ford to USF2000 and the A1GP. He finished runner-up in the points’ championship in INDYCAR’s Firestone Indy Lights Series where he was also voted INDYCAR’s Firestone Indy Lights "Most Popular Driver" four years in a row. For more information, visit