RSC Racing Team: Michael van Rooyen

GTC RCS Driver Michael van Rooyen

NAME
Michael van Rooyen

FACEBOOK
MVR Racing

TWITTER
@vanrooyent29

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
2004 125 GP Karting National Champs
2005 Rotax Max RMI National Champion
2005 5th at Rotax Max World Championships.

PREVIOUS TEAM/S
Ford
Opel
Chevrolet

HOMETOWN
Rustenburg

CURRENTLY LIVE IN:
Rustenburg

DREAM CAR
Rolls Royce 😉

FAVOURITE DRIVING TRIP
Anywhere with my family.

DREAM ROAD TRIP
Watching F1 in Europe with a supercar.

YEARS RACING
16 years.

CATEGORIES OF RACING
Carting
Polo Cup
Production Cars.

EARLIEST RACING / CAR MEMORIES
Going into Kyalami for the 1st time.

FAVOURITE SERIES TO FOLLOW
F1, MotoGP.

FAVOURITE EVER RACING DRIVER
Michael Schumacher.

COMPARE YOUR RACING STYLE TO WHICH DRIVER?
Michael Schumacher.

FASTEST CAR EVER DRIVEN
Ferrari 599.

SCARIEST RACING MOMENT
Meeting the inside of the wall at Nashua at Kyalami.

FAV RACING VICTORY
Next one is always better than the previous.

FAV LOCAL RACING TRACK
Kyalami.

FAV INTERNATIONAL RACING TRACK
Catalunya.

MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO…
Close racing between performance equalised cars.

EXPECTATIONS
Closer racing than before, faster cars, more excitement and bigger crowds.

PREDICT YOUR MOST COMPETITIVE GTC DRIVING RIVAL
I expect the Sasol team to be very competitive.

WHAT ARE YOUR RACING STRENGTHS?
I love pushing the limits on new tyres and I also like wet weather conditions.

WHAR ARE YOUR RACING WEAKNESSES?
When I am not comfortable with the car, I tend not to go as fast as I could.

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