Who’s Henk Vuik jr.?

IMG-20160729-WA0002Henk Vuik is a racing car driver who started racing at the age of 14 in Karting.

after raced in karting for several years and being a works driver for the PDB Gillard team he moved up to formula ford.

in Formula Ford Henk Races for several years in European,Dutch and Benelux and Danish and Brittish Championships. after ten years and lots of good resulsts like top 5 eurocup driver podium front runner in Dutch Benelux and Brittish series Henk was looking for a new challenge.

Henk started in Touring cars in 2012 with a very rare Mercedes-Benz C200 S2000 that had run in the Swedish Touringcar Championchip and in the ETCC. with a lot of wins pole positions and fastest laps in several races in The Dutch Touringcar Championship we where looking for a way up the ladder to try to go to ETCC (European touringcar Championship) and then try to make in the WTCC (World Championship Touringcar Championship) but the change of rules and budget that came with that made it impossible to reach that goal.

Now again we have another very Special and Race racing car, a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG that came from the European V8 Superstars class. and now we race it in the Supercar Challenge in the Benelux. plan is to do some races in 2016 and be ready to fight for a the Championship in GTB division.

our Company Vuik Auto’s is a specialized in the Brand Mercedes-Benz and the company started in 1929 by my grandfather, Toghetter with my Brother and my Father we run the the Business and maintain from new modern cars to exclusive Classic cars and AMG Models. We are also an Oficial BRABUS sales point and we can maintain your Barbus car and Sell all options you would like to have on your Mercedes, With the Motorsport Division we build all kinds of Mercedes Racing cars, mostly we build Recrations of the W201 190 16v DTM cars, but also more Classic ones and we will like to build new models in the near future.

if you have any questions vuik@vuik-autos.nl

 

 

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