Soon after returning from Japan, Jon bought a gaming laptop, a Dell G7-15. One of his main “reason” is to reduce his DE costs by competing in iRacing instead. He joined the Peachstate PCA League and raced against other members. When Jon is away on his business trips, he would ask Jacob to pinch-hit for him. Recommended and referred by his fellow PCA iRacers, Jonathan … Continue reading Sim Racing
After three visits to the new LeMans Karting facility in Greer, Jon and Jacob became more comfortable with the track configuration to run consistent laptimes. They took the next step to join the League Racing where the real racers race against each other on Thursday evenings. The race was a one hour team enduro on the Mega-Track. Normally the race director would draw teams of … Continue reading Go Kart League Racing!
Coco completed her cadet karting lesson and officially becomes the newest member of Team Shum! Coco also enjoys other forms of speed! Continue reading Fast in Pink!
My fellow DE drivers all agreed that I have a great team manager. Jacob did a great job helping me set tire pressures during the event. He even did a survey on all the tire pressure setpoints of all the 911 drivers! And of course we have new toys! Jon bought a Bluetooth OBD2 scanner to send telemetries to Harry’s As usual PCA events … Continue reading Best team manager
Jon gets different rental vehicles during his many business trips. While most rentals are decent but not very exciting (Toyota Camry, Ford Fusion, Nissan Altima, etc.), Some are more interesting: Nissan Maxima is quite comfortable, but not really a “Sport Car”. During our trip to Spain we rented a Citroen C4 Cactus with air filled shock absorbing body panels. According to Ricardo (my coworker … Continue reading Rental Cars
Jon attended a conference in Bangkok. The host chartered a van to take us to and from the hotel. Jon’s boss was very interested in the sound system in the van so he asked the driver to play some music… Other car related highlights during the trip: Continue reading Commuting in Bangkok
We always enjoy attending PCA parties and new car launches at the dealership! 2017 911 Carrera (991.2) 2017 718 Boxster 2018 Panamera launch. A PCA member brought a couple very special cars to the event! Continue reading New Car Launches