October has gone and the winter is coming but with it the winter season and great news at the GOTeam!
Firstly, a very warm welcome to our latest driver – Alejandro Leiro! He is competing on iRacing, mostly in the Skip Barber series. Despite his short experience, his results are promising of a successful career. He is actually 3rd position in his Skip Barber division! He will team up with Ricker in the Skip Barber Series aiming for a formula career in higher categories. Very welcome to the team Alejandro!
On the other hand, October was a month full of preparations for the BTCC Winter Series organized by the Göteborg Internet Racing League. The Toyota Avensis, car chosen for the competition, was tested on different tracks and conditions. Georgi and Oliver are excited ahead of 12 rounds each consisting of 3×20 min sprint race. The championship features a live weather track conditions, official BTCC cars and regulations. 26 drivers is a sure recipe for exciting racing.
Don’t miss the start of the series next November 8th. Qualifying sessions start 21:00 CET, 1st race 21:30 CET. Check our calendar section for dates.
You can watch live at following platforms:
- Youtube with commentating in Swedish at G.I.R.L.channel
- Twitch – on-board camera with one of our drivers
Finally, GOTeam made its debut at the Gokart Lemans Winter Series. 90 minutes race with drivers changes every 10 minutes. The team did a fantastic job learning the track and the characteristics of the competition. It was a long race with a long battle for the 6th place that the team secured with efficient pit stops and teamwork! Round 2 on 29th of November!
Ronnie continues his Gokart career finishing 8th in the first round of the Open Grand Prix at Gokartcentralen.
Oliver and Ronnie continues his participation in the iRacing Stock Car Series. Oliver leading the team placed 29th overall.
Ricker has been doing steady progress in the global Mazda MX-5 series and is now in the top 2%.
Georgi has focused solely on the BTCC championship and is aiming high.