The enthusiasm for motorbike racing in the Netherlands is immense. The most successful riders are triple sidecar World Champion Egbert Streuer and Jan de Vries, two-time champion in the 50cc class. Many motorsport fans will also be familiar with Formula One driver Jos Verstappen. With 107 races and 17 World Championship points to his name, he is the most successful Belgian driver at the highest level of motor racing. During the time he was racing, Verstappen had a larger fan club than any other active Formula One driver.