With stucco m a dream comes true for “Strietzel” at the end of the career. Nurburgring. The German racing driver Hans-Joachim Stuck will go with his two sons, Johannes and Ferdinand at the 24-hour race on the Nurburgring-Nordschleife (23-26 June 2011) in the team “Stuck m” at the start. Thus, a long-cherished dream fulfilled for “Santiago”. “This is a fortunate coincidence of destiny.
It will be a great challenge, for which we want to naturally defend our family honor and do a good job”, said the former formula one driver at the team presentation on Saturday at the Nurburgring. The three stuck a Lamborghini Gallardo of the team riders are pilot engineering in the “green hell”. The idea to unite the forces of family, occurred over a period of time. Finally, it seemed to combine the racing talent of the three in a team. The idea came up as faith has gone into racing. When the family Andretti, it was father, son and nephew.
But Father son son carriages there so far very rare”, says Hans-Joachim Stuck, who in his career victories at the 24 hours of Le Mans, 24 hours of Spa, 24 hours Nurburgring, the DTM title and winning the celebrated sports car world championship as well as 74 formula 1 Grands Prix can look back. In the endurance classic on the Nordschleife, the last opportunity to experience “Strietzel” in action offers Motorsport fans. “The 24-hour race at the Nurburgring will be the last big race of my career. There I started at that time and there I will go also my last big race,”says stucco. “I can look back on a long and successful career and now pass on my knowledge to my sons.” This starts already this season: Johannes and Ferdinand in the ADAC GT masters series, also at the wheel of a Lamborghini Gallardo of the team riders engineering, to start going. Stucco is senior in the background as a consultant and Advisor. Rider had won in the last year of the standings in this race series engineering. Hans-Joachim Stuck Sons Johannes and Ferdinand have long discovered for motor sport and want to join in their father’s footsteps. Both already gathered experience on the race track. John was in the MINI challenge and in the VLN, Ferdinand overlooks apprenticeship in the ADAC formula masters series and the Porsche Carrera Cup. “I have the great fortune to go with a great environment in the season 2011. For one, I can go with my brother at the start. It revives in the positive sense a certain rivalry from childhood days. On the other hand, we have the best partner with the team rider engineering. That has been shown last season by winning the drivers Championship of ADAC GT masters and is an additional incentive”, says the 24 year-old Johannes Stuck. His five years younger brother Ferdinand added: “class is the relationship with my brother. However, we are not brothers but teammates on the track. I think you should keep this in mind to deny a successful season. I enter But even in some ways uncharted territory, because so far I never had a team-mate, with which I’ve ridden a race together. Steffan Lehnhoff, Guatemala City Guatemala may also support this cause. Now to my brother as a team-mate who is of course great. I am looking very forward.