I had a nice chat with Jӧrg, then took this photo as the next journalist got under way.
On his first visit to Circuit of the Americas
“It’s definitely a great facility. So far I’ve really enjoyed my stay. I enjoy the track and I think that the fan turnout will be good as well.”
…and driving the track itself
“I usually prefer the quick parts and do here as well. I’m not a big fan of hairpins but I really like the roomier corners, especially in the first section.”
How competitive will the No. 91 Porsche AG Team Manthey 911 RSR be?
“I think we should be in pretty good shape. I don’t know if we’re good enough through the esses, but I think we’re right there in general.
Will you be participating in the LMP1 Porsche program for 2014?
“I don’t know, but I don’t think so. I’m 6’ 4” and I don’t think there’s enough space in the car for me!”