While waiting for the new mattress to arrive, why not build a sim rig? 🏁 And while waiting to sell the old car bed, why not also use it as a sim rig 🤣 Continue reading New Sim Rig?
Theo has outgrown his toddler race car bed. Out went Henry to transport his 7th race car! (3rd race car beds + 4 real cars) Big brother was Crew Chief. “Rossi” left on a roof rack just as it arrived 4 years ago. Good luck with your new driver! Continue reading Nascar Bed
Toby’s custom painted Sebastian Vettel / Red Bull helmet has reached retirement age (10 years), so time for a new one. As Toby planned to go racing again, he decided on a helmet with integrated intercom and drinks system. Of course the boys wouldn’t let the extra stickers go to waste. Continue reading SA2020 Helmet
Toby, Mary and their boys went on quite a few road trips (no flying) through the COVID-19 pandemic. While Henry, their trusty V8 4Runner, was a great tow vehicle and off-roader, he was a little thirsty… Mary test drove different SUVs: compact 5-seaters, mid-sized 7-seaters, hybrids. The Mazda CX-9 was the clear winner for, in her words, “most fun to drive”. (The CX-5 Turbo was … Continue reading Most Fun SUV
Henry reached a lucky milestone during his trip from St. Augustine FL back to Arlington VA. Continue reading Lucky Number 128,888
Sighting during drive back from St. Augustine FL to Arlington VA. Continue reading Very creative
Oliver and Theo love to go on fun drives, so Toby can use a 4-seater aka a 911! Toby and Jonathan met halfway in Durham NC for an overnight get-together / car swap. Both cars were packed full of goodies. It was Monaco GP weekend so the brothers got to watch the race together, just like old times. After a BBQ lunch, the “new owners” … Continue reading Driver Change
Team Shum got an anniversary shout out in Der Vorganger, PCA Potomac’s club magazine. Continue reading 15 years!
..Elsa style on Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park. Continue reading Let it snow
After Oliver’s first karting experience in Illinois, Toby researched option for a faster drive for the boys (and get them another step towards real racing karts.) Perfect timing that the new Radio Flyer electric kart was on sale on Prime Day. Just in time for Theo’s 4th birthday (complete with proper Bell karting gloves – birthday gift from grannies.) The kart has a 24V motor … Continue reading Electric kart for the Boys