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#CLUB1000 first event is a success

I’m a pretty busy guy this year. I can’t seem to find the time to put everything that happens online, but I need to do better. Why?

Because thanks to some crazy half-assed blogging from last year, and a lot of support from my friends and colleagues, BTG now has it’s own driver’s club. And the first event was last month. It was so much fun that we immediately agreed to do another. Continue reading #CLUB1000 first event is a success

#Club1000 is coming

A long time ago, before social media, before blogs like this one, a sub-10-minute lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife was a badge of honour. It took driving skill, track knowledge and courage to achieve.

But nowadays you could do it in airport rental car. I mean you shouldn’t. But you could. Which means it’s all about sub-8-minutes now. Continue reading #Club1000 is coming

We just built a 68hp Citroën racecar and drove it for 24-hours at Spa Francorchamps…

…and it was AWESOME.

So what do you want to know first? Let’s divide it up for ease of reading:

  1. Why C1 racing?
  2. How do you build your car?
  3. Is it fun?
  4. How did your first race go?
  5. The numbers

Continue reading We just built a 68hp Citroën racecar and drove it for 24-hours at Spa Francorchamps…