These are the people who make the magic happen.
Turning a 43-year-old VW Beetle into a desert racer.
Supporting education and awareness of diabetes worldwide.
We’ve been under NDA for so long I feared we may perish! It’s official that 1107 is in Forza Horizon 2 from Turn 10 Studios. FH2 has sold more than 1.4 million copies worldwide and we are part of the the March DLC car pack that also includes one from some guy named Turner Foust.
We’re getting 1107 dialed for the Mint 400 and the team took 1107 (soon to be 4707) to Prairie City SVRA for a pre-race shakedown test. Everything is working as planned and from there the car was off to our sponsor Wallentine Motorsports for installation of a new radio cable.
Our sponsor Maxtrax is sponsoring the World Series of Bugs that comes with a $10,000 cash money first prize. Unfortunately our race schedule for 2015 precludes us from competing this year, but we'll be in it to win it for 2016.
It’s 9:31 p.m. on the first night of the race and I’m sitting in the back of the Westie at RM 203 with my Iridium Go! chiming away with updates. It’s mostly bad news. We’d already swapped out a leaking valve cover gasket at the Mag 7 pit at RM 70. Not what we wanted this early in the race.