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Interview – Alex Yoong – DPi #21 Axle Sports

In the lead up to the 2021 GTR24H Endurance eRacing World Championship finale in late October, both Alex Goldschmidt and Yousuf bin-Suhayl had the chance to talk to famed Malay driver and founder of Axle Sports, Alex Yoong.

His team, comprising of Mika Hakimi, Mikko Nassi, Josh Purwien and Naquib Azlan, who are piloting the #21 Cadillac DPi V.R, have already made their début back at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps and look to build on their experience at the Le Mans finale.

We find out about what the differences are from his perspective regarding the comparison between real-life and sim racing, how Axle Sports came to be and so much more …

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Alex Goldschmidt
Alex heads up the commentary and content side of GTR24H, having originally joined the team for the 2021 EEWC season. He is an experienced karting commentator, who also has reported as a journalist from the world of motorsport in the last decade or so, having joined the eSports ranks in March of 2020.
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