July 15, 2016
Magny Cours – France – FIA ETCCPure racing action at Magney Cours. With the won qualifying we started from the first starting grid in race 1 and we were able to hold the position until the finish of race 1, that was very tight. Out team worked hard in the 10 Minute repair time to check the car and repa...
June 30, 2016
Circuito Internacional de Vila Real – Portugal – FIA ETCCA BIG Thanks to Vila Real and all the great motorsport enthusiasts, we met a lot of new patrolhead friends. Hope to see you all back next year with the FIA ETCC 2017. Special thanks to the local Ford dealer MCoutinho how helped us out with special gearbox tooling. So we ...
June 4, 2016
Nürburgring 24h – FIA ETCCIt was a pleasure to have taken part in the season’s highlight. We were on THE track at the 24h together with the WTCC. Unfortunately we learned this year why it’s called the green hell.
Doesn’t matter if it is a recovery truck, a dirt bike or a scooter, the local school bus or a racing car: as long as it has an engine installed, Christian will love it. He is a true petrol head turning a passion into his profession.
After an apprenticeship as mechatronics technician he studied Automotive Engineering, graduating with a Master degree in 2007. For two years now he has been part of a successful team in the FIA ETCC, running a Ford Fiesta in the Super1600 class. In his spare time Christian can be found at several trackdays across Europe driving his own track tool.
Jan started his motorsport career with an apprenticeship at a professional racing team. He worked in different racing series from touring cars such as the DTM and the Alfa Romeo 147 Cup or Ralley S1600 to Formula series as Formula BMW and Formula 3.
After his apprenticeship he started his studies on automotive mechatronics and continued to work as racecar engineer in part time. Jan graduated as Master of Science in Automotive Engineering.
Ulrike is a professional touring car racing driver, holding an international C licence and successfully competing in the FIA ETCC for many years. Even before she graduated as Dipl.-Ing. in mechanical engineering she was competing in national racing series such as the ADAC Procar.
Within team arkonic Ulrike will be your personal coach to make you drive faster: Ulrike knows all major race tracks across Europe blindfolded and is happy to let you in on their secrets.
Pierre is our expert when it comes down to video-and data analyzing. Being an engineer in mechanics and an experienced racing driver himself, he helps you finding the correct racecar set-up that suits your driving style and the track you are on.
Coming from go-cart racing Pierre was also competing in several rallye events before concentrating on the VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring in the 2 liter turbo class for several years. Nowadays you can find Pierre behind the wheel of an Audi R8 GT racer starting in the VLN class SP8.
Being fluent in French, English and German language, Pierre will help you improving your lap time as one of the coaches within team arkonic.
Maximilian is a pro racer competing in the VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring in his 8th season. In addition he is a regular competitor in the world’s biggest 24h racing event: the 24hours of the Nürburgring.
Coming from the ADAC Volkswagen Polo Cup as first step of his professional racing career, Maximilian knows most of the European racing tracks inside out.
His practical experience in the race car is backed up by his current studies in mechanical engineering.
When it comes down to improve your lap time not only on the famous Nürburgring, Maximilian is your perfect instructor within the team arkonic.
With our professional race team we provide you full service around your racing events.
You can concentrate and focus on achieving the lap.
- Vehicle preparation
- Pit lane services
- Racecar engineering
- Data evaluation
In our team we provide coaching at the highest level! As part of team arkonic we will help you to perform better on track.
The coaching consists of the technical data analysis recorded by the vehicle telemetry. Your race car engineer will show you improvements and verify the correct vehicle setup. With the analysis in mind you will have a daily track walk with your coach and race car engineer to discuss vehicle behaviour and best line right in place.
Our experienced coaches gain their expertise as professional racing drivers or professional vehicle dynamics specialist.