Although a Visit from the Orphanage to the public at large is still an unknown name, making his debut with the national in 2020 to be one of the most important classes of auto racing: IndyCar. On Wednesday, it was announced that next year’s full-time racing in the United States of america. A high-speed driving to the level of the monumental Indy 500.
It is a name, the nineteen-year-old From the Orphanage can’t get around. Max Verstappen will often be passed on during the press presentation at the head office of the sponsor, or Jumbo. Not in person, but as a reference.
“It has been an example to me, because he has been in the Netherlands to really be a raceland-made,” says Of the Orphanage, about his two-year-old compatriot. “It would be best to especially when I’m with him, you can successfully bring it in germany.”
To do this, the tv viewers, but at other times it is for the tube to creep up. In fact, it may be long after the time of. “The avondraces in America we have a lot in the night, yes. But most of them are still around at 20: 00 or 21: 00 central european time. It’s annoying to have to watch it after dinner.”
Rinus van Kalmthout last season and finished second in the Indy Lights class. (Photo: Getty Images)
Accessible name for the Americans
From the Orphanage hopes to be IndyCar in the Netherlands on the map as Verstappen also worked with the “Formula 1”. At the same time, he wants to be happy and that he is more accessible to Americans. That can be done with a different file name.
The name Of the Orphanage may be the average of the English, a strong tongverstuiking results. The name of the driver of the ‘Visit VeeKay on the other side of the Atlantic ocean. “We were the first to ‘UK’ but then it wrote to a journalist at all. Because we are so much the better. And now we can’t go back.”
Another name that made it a little easier for the Orphanage, but it was his results at the American opstapklassen, which has been crucial for its rapid ” race to the top. “I was a kartkampioenschap in the usa. That’s why I was scouted for a USF2000 test, which was held at the Circuit of The Americas in 2015. At that time, I became for the second time in all our experience as guests.”
What followed was a successful season in USF2000, where he finished second. Then it was the Orphanage a champion of the Pro Mazda Championship, which is similar to Formula 3. The next step was to take the Indy Lights, the final opstapklasse to IndyCar, such as the Formula 2 and the Formula-1.
In the last season Of the Orphanage containing the second. This result was brought again to his first test in an IndyCar Ed Carpenter Racing. “That went well,” says ‘VeeKay’ back. However, my second test was of me for it. Since then I have been a full-time seat, got it.”
Rinus van Kalmthout, the first big name in the IndyCar since Robert Doornbos in the year 2009. (Photo: Stephen Tellier)
“No, Arie Luyendijk, had we not been’
In order for the right doors to open to get in, the talent will be the use of a well-known name in the IndyCar: now, Arie Luyendijk, who is himself twice in the Indianapolis 500 and won it. “No Kate, we had here, I don’t think I sat down,” admits Van Kalmthout’s no matter. “He’s got my name all around set up. It is because of him, but it’s even easier to get the right people to get in touch.”
So, too, with Ed Carpenter, who had one of the Dutchman’s help. “The team is growing,” says Van Kalmthout, new renstal. “Two-time champion Josef Newgarden has also been. His career has been a goal for me for many years to come.”
For this purpose, he has to get some to realize the value of Job. The sport has always been dominated by teams like Penske and Chip Ganassi, where the riders have to ride with a number of titles in the bag. “You are racing against very experienced guys, but if you do not get the cheese on the bread to eat. It’s a bit more to contact, and there is also more acceptable. You can, however, be a bit of a push and a pull, with that car, and look how many there are next to each other by a curve fit. I like that a lot”, says he.
Rinus van Kalmthout has been a champion of the Pro Mazda Championship. (Photo: Getty Images)
More than 360 kilometers per hour, Indianapolis, indiana
Of course, this is in Indianapolis, in for the ride of 500 miles in the calendar, which may be greater than that of the IndyCar itself. From the Orphanage rode this year in the Indy Lights, at “the Brickyard,” as the most famous oval in the world, it is also referred to as. “That was quite possibly the best moment of my life.”
The Indy Lights, we can do this year in Indianapolis, is approximately 300 miles-per-hour. IndyCar is going to be a bit harder than that. Of Kalmthouts new by Carpenter klokte this past may, with an average speed of 363 kilometers per hour. Close to a concrete wall.
The sport was in recent years hit by a very severe crash. In this decade, and came up with the Brits Justin Wilson and Dan Wheldon, to the life, and recently it crashed also, and Sébastien Bourdais, and James Hinchcliffe was still hard.
“I’m just me”
From the Orphanage to do what most drivers do: don’t think too much about the danger. “I’ve seen the wall, never felt before, and that’s what I want or leave it as it is,” he says laconically. “I can see in front of me.”
However, he stressed that it is a race car driver in the Us hogesnelheidsbanen ‘crazy,’ it should have been. “You have a lot of confidence in the car, and that it does. Otherwise, you’re on the wall. Therefore, it is not easy at all,” he admits.
However, when he was on the ‘American route’ in the direction of a successful career in the sport. And to think that he has to move to the US, just like all of the young grid of racing talents are still dreaming of Formula 1.
“I grew up with V12 and V10 engines,” he says of his love for the king’s class. “Formula 1 is great, but if I take a look at how the two race each other, the IndyCar is more for me. It’s a race, all the cars are the same. There are two different types of engines that are very close to each other. I want to be able to do in order to win. In Formula 1, you need to have the best teams to be able to sit down, do you want to achieve.”