iRacing Year 1 Review

After a challenging start in PCA Simracing Series 1, Jon and Jacob steadily improve their race craft and their results start to improve. In Series 2, Jon and Jacob raced the high downforce (and arguably easier) Porsche 911 RSR. Click link for YouTube replays: Team Shum got off to a great start with Jon’s 17th-place at Laguna Seca. Jacob soon achieved TeamShum’s first top-10, with … Continue reading iRacing Year 1 Review

Sim Racing

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

Best team manager

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

Rental Cars

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