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The day I sold my car

Looking back at my years with Smart Roadster

Feb. 13, 2020
This week I sold my car, I now no longer own one. I look back at my years of owning a sports car, if you're looking for a reason to buy one you should check this out.

This week I sold my car, I now no longer own one. For me, this is something of a change as over the years I owned various sports cars that were like a hobby to me. My discovery of cycling and the birth of my son changed this. But if you're looking for a reason to buy a sports car, read along!

Around town in an electric car

Driving the Smart Electric Drive (EQ fortwo)

Nov. 16, 2018
For one week I drove the electric Smart EQ fortwo in and around town. I found out what it's like to drive electrically: fun!

Earlier this month I drove around town for a week in an electric vehicle, a brand new Smart Electric Drive (EQ fortwo). I used it to commute, for my daily groceries and to visit family, friends and customers. What's it like to drive a fully electric car on a daily basis?

Beast of the Green Hell

Driving the Mercedes-AMG GT R

May 31, 2017
Blog post about an amazing AMG Circuit day at the race track of Zolder, Belgium.

This month I received an invitation to join Mercedes at the Zolder circuit in Belgium to drive in "the beast". The Mercedes-AMG GT R, a furious green coloured performance car that gets its nickname from the Nürburgring where it was developed. It was an incredible experience, well worth a blog post!

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The Mercedes-AMG G63 comes in fancy colours, too
The Mercedes-AMG G63 comes in fancy colours, too
Heated car seats, with luxurious stitching
Heated car seats, with luxurious stitching
Who needs a boat trailer anyway?
Who needs a boat trailer anyway?
If you use the appropriate flowers, you might even find yourself a nice bride!
If you use the appropriate flowers, you might even find yourself a nice bride!
Automatic lights
Automatic lights
The S63s feels like a ship, a very fast one...
The S63s feels like a ship, a very fast one...
Smart Roadster - all black
Smart Roadster - all black
It looks hungry.... for speed!
It looks hungry.... for speed!
Breakfast at 8 am at the Zolder Circuit
Breakfast at 8 am at the Zolder Circuit
Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG V8 5.5L
Mercedes-Benz SLK55 AMG V8 5.5L
Charging the car on a public parking place
Charging the car on a public parking place
Smart EQ fortwo (with full electric drive)
Smart EQ fortwo (with full electric drive)
Twisty mountain roads - pure fun in a Roadster! (near the French/Spanish border)
Twisty mountain roads - pure fun in a Roadster! (near the French/Spanish border)
Styling on the car is mature and full of customisation options, you can have the Smart look anyway you'd like
Styling on the car is mature and full of customisation options, you can have the Smart look anyway you'd like
Smart in my garage, I can fit two of them...
Smart in my garage, I can fit two of them...
Micro Compact Car (MCC) from 1994
Micro Compact Car (MCC) from 1994
The spacious trunk is big enough for a laptop or two
The spacious trunk is big enough for a laptop or two
The smart cockpit - with lots of buttons
The smart cockpit - with lots of buttons

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