Robert is a Dutch karting driver who, for the past three years, has competed on the highest level in karting. At the age of 8 he started karting with lndy Dontje and quickly made his way up the ladder.
From 2015 on he has received support from Dennis de Bruin, Dennis Tijs and CRG legend Michel Vacirca.
In 2018 Robert competed in the Junior class and participated in the CIK FIA Academy, At the age of 12 he become Rotax Grand Finals World Champion in 2018. Robert is also member of the KNAF First Talent program, the leading racingacademy in the Netherlands.
Since 2019, Robert is a factory driver for Energy Corse Racing Karts runned by Mick Panigada. This will be the first (full) year on the highest level in OK-Junior class. It will be a learning year for Robert, but the year started promising with several wins and podiums.
Winner – DKM OKJ
3th – FIA Academy Trophy
7th – FIA Karting World Championship
4th – SuperKart USA Las Vegas
7th – WSK Open Cup (3th at Casteletto)
8th – WSK Euro Series (2nd at Angerville)
13th – WSK Super Master Series (2nd at Adria Raceway)
16th – FIA Karting European Championship
1st – Rotax Max Junior Grand Finals
1st – Dutch Rotax Max Junior Rookie
2nd – Dutch Rotax Max Junior
1st – Dutch Rotax Minimax Champion
1st – Belgium Rotax Minimax Champion
5th – Rotax Minimax Grand Finals
2nd – Rotax Micromax Grand Finals
4th – Dutch Rotax Mircoma
6th – BNL International Karting Series – Micromax
1st – Dutch Parolin Rocky Champion
1st – RTL GP Parolin Rocky
1st – Kartcentre Lelystad Club Champion
1st – Startbokaal