His impressive CV includes wins in the Blancpain Endurance Series – including 24 Hours of Spa – VLN, as well as outings in the European Le Mans Series and Dutch GT Championship. The Dutchman successfully turned his hand to front-wheel-drive touring cars, excelling after joining the Lada Sport ranks partway through the 2015 FIA World Touring Car Championship season.
His role with BMW in 2016 saw him compete in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in the USA alongside outings in the 24 Hours of Spa and the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring with a brand-new factory BMW M6 GT3 race car. Catsburg also competed for the first time at Macau with Rowe Racing and took Lada Sport’s first WTCC victory.
In 2017 Nicky joined the Polestar Cyan Racing team in the FIA WTCC and went on to help the team claim the WTCC Manufacturers World Championship courtesy of his five podium positions and victory at the Nurburgring. Nicky returned to GT racing in 2018, joining BMW Motorsport as a factory driver and competing in select rounds of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship as well as the FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season in the all-new BMW M8 GTE.
He remains with BMW Motorsport, competing in the Intercontinental GT Challenge whilst adding the WTCR Hyundai programme to his 2019 campaign with the i30 N TCR.Official website