16th November 2013
Mattias Ekström Drives a Concorde Liner
German Touring Car Championship Racing Driver Goes on Tour in his Motorhome
After ten years in the German Touring Car Championship, racing driver
Mattias Ekström has had enough of hotel bedrooms.
Like Formula 1 World champions Sebastian Vettel and Nigel Mansell or French Rally Champion Sebastian Loeb before him, Mattias has now migrated to a motorhome, or more precisely a Concorde Liner 1140G-Mini.
"A private home on four wheels has always been my dream " said the Swede who confirmed the 200HP Liner would now accompany him to all the DTM races. This years German Touring Car calendar sees four races oversees including Holland, Austria, Spain and Great Britain too.
Ekström is keen on the practical advantages of a motorhome . "I am all right now that I can have my stuff in the wardrobe like always and I'll also be able to take my two dogs with me too. The Concorde will give us all a bit more room to play." said Ekstrom.