DRIVERS: ANDRE (DRIES) VAN DER LOF
Name: Andre (Dries) van der Lof
Date of birth: August 23, 1919 - Emmen
Date of death: May 24, 1990 - Enschede
Van der Lof was a wealthy industrialist from Haaksbergen where he had a factory manufacturing electrical cable. A founder of the Dutch Racing Drivers' Club, he competed in the 1952 Dutch Grand Prix in an HWM. He maintained an extensive old car collection and raced his own Maserati 250F in historic events as late as the 1980s.