Veteran Jan Magnussen, is yet to run for the Corvette in the 24-hour race in Le Mans.
the most winning race car driver is to start for the 22. walk in the world's biggest race of the season, but unlike previous years he must 'run' with the home from the basement in Roskilde.
else did the Corvette driver is on the boot list in the Le Mans Virtual, together with the Formula 1 stars like Max Verstappen, the Netherlands and Red Bull, Charles Leclerc, Monaco and Ferrari, Lando Norris, great Britain and McLaren, Pierre Gasly, Frankirg and Alpha Tauri (previously Toro Rosso), Antonio Giovinazzi, Italy, and Alfa Romeo, but also the ex-world champion Fernando Alonso, of Spain and his old mate at Stewart-Ford, Rubens Barrichello, Brazil.
in Addition to the former colleague Tommy Milner need to Jan Magnussen to man a Corvette with papnervøen, Dennis Lind and Alen-and to Life in a virtual version of the iconic race, which run in the weekend 13. and 14. June, that is, in the weekend where it is now deferred 24-hour race had to be settled, but because of coruna is moved to the 19. 20. september.
While the two Corvette drivers are professional drivers with license, is Dennis Lind despite the status as fabrikskører with Lamborghini as one of two so-called Sim-racers.
There must be at least two 'real' racers per. car, but nevertheless, it is Jan Magnussen, who ended up in the company of specialists.
- Although I can drive around Le Mans in their sleep, will the Sim-drivers to be three seconds faster than me on a game. Many of them are amazing, it sounds appreciative of Jan Magnussen as under coronakrisen otherwise, has accumulated rich experience in the simulator, and pt. is number three in the series, the Legends Trophy, which will be conducted by ex-F1 world champion Jenson Button, Britain is ahead of Tom Kristensen's former team mate, Emanuele Pirro, Italy.
- I have dummet me too often to be able to obtain the two, says Jan Magnussen.
Dennis Lind to 'run' with her paponkel, Jan Magnussen in the virtual Le Mans race. Photo: Jan Sommer
With in the series are also two former world champions, Emerson Fittipaldi, Brazil and Fernando Alonso, but also two of Jan Magnussens old companions, Dario Franchitti, Scotland, and David Brabham, Australia.
There are 50 cars to start in the virtual version of Le Mans, and Jan Magnussen, will have the company of among other things, Nicki Thiim, as in an Aston Martin do not have to run permanent mate, Marco Sørensen, while his younger brother, Lasse Sørensen. At Ferrari to Nicklas Nielsen be with.
Furthermore, the sim runs Jesper Pedersen with ByKolles.
- Apart from that, I must 'run' in a simulator at home in the basement, the race will be as a second Le Mans. The simulator be hooked up on a program, and there are so authentic, that if it will start raining in Le Mans, when we run, the program will also count, so we need to check and change to wet tyres, says Jan Magnussen.
- Pitstop will last the time as a pit stop during a race, and it becomes possible to save fuel, which is widely used and favorite trick, so in the end maybe save a pit stop or two.
in Order to avoid cheating will Jan Magnussen along the way be watched by a camera, just as there is a track of the ip address, so even if there is over 1400 km from Roskilde to Le Mans will be kept a sharp eye on the Danish veteran and all the other participants.
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