The start: from Sim to Real

It has always been a dream to make the switch from virtual to real racing. After many years of just dreaming (and saving) I finally made the step to actually go and make it happen. Result: I now own a Mazda MX5 in cup specification! Bought this beautiful one at MX5 Winkel in Baarn. More on my dream and the switch from simracing to real racing in the “about” section.

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This car features a relatively high roll cage, which allows me to sit safely and comfortably in the car. Which is nice, since these cars are tiny and I am a tall guy at 1.92m. The previous owner originally planned to race this car in the 2014 season, but will now build a new one. I will join him and a team of 3 drivers who share one car to occupy the same spot in the paddock during the season. Next step: getting a racing license.

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