SpeedSector | Ultimate Racetrack Experience | Nurburgring – Spa | 2-12 June 2017
SpeedSector has celebrated its four-year presence, by organizing the ultimate trip, a call-challenge, escape, touring and stay in some of the most famous destinations in Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Belgium, France. A journey of 8 days driving, 3,500+ km in Europe.
SpeedSector members crossed neighboring Italy, from Ancona to Milan, heading north to the magical Lake Como, “climbing” the 48-speed ribbon of the legendary Stelvio Pass in the Eastern Alps at an altitude of 2.757m, leading the best, according to the British Top Gear Magazine, world’s journey! However, one more pass, that of Flüela Pass that connects Susch with Davos, proved to be extremely enjoyable!
After the green mountains and ideal for the rest of the members, Swiss resort of Davos, the German city of Ulm, the birthplace of Albert Einstein’s most famous and most important physician of 20th century. There, SpeedSectors, after having lunch by the Danube River, enjoying the beautiful view, visited the famous Ulmer Münster, the tallest cathedral on the planet (162m).
Next stop was Stuttgart and of course the visit to the Mercedes-Benz Museum, a unique 9-level ornament with more than 1500 exhibits and 160 vehicles, documenting more than 130 years of automotive history from its first steps to the present. Also, Porsche’s museum with its spectacular architect couldn’t be missed with about 80 exhibits, rare cars and varied historical models, as well as the fascinating tour of the production plant.
SpeedSector’s next coveted destination was the demanding and “infamous”, also known as “Green Hell”, Nürburgring, at the best time to visit since this year’s was the 90th anniversary! The participants after this unique driving experience on this magical journey around the medieval Nürburg castle, which is – as a general admission – the Mecca of Automobile, the symbol of undistorted driving and the biggest challenge for a driver, departed extremely excited and impressed for the last motorsport destination of the trip, the Spa – Francorchamps circuit.
Next day, SpeedSectors find themselves taking part in Pistenclub’s private track day, at the Spa – Francorchamps circuit, for many the world’s best track. They challenge their personal timers, marking some of the best lap times of the day.
As the trip continued, the crews’ started their return with the first stop to be stunning Strasbourg, a city built on the banks of the Rhine maintaining its historic center, which has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and its picturesqueness attracts thousands tourists every year.
Next stop of the way back was Lake Como with its peaceful landscape, romantic atmosphere and natural beauty, while the last stop was Milan, the world’s capital of fashion with its impressive cathedral.
We continue to travel, drive, enjoy pleasure, explore and expand our personal limits, develop our driving skills with respect and safety, know places and people, capture moments, live 4-wheel life with unwavering passion for driving.