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Who’s this Up-and Coming Mechanic “Shun?”

  Good morning everyone!  The test run at Okayama is over.  But before going onto the result, wouldn’t you like to know who this Shun guy is who keeps giving us reports from a mechanic’s perspective?  Please allow me to introduce him! I think some of you are already aware of this, but he’s the son of Chief Mechanic, Mr. Kawano!  I think he’ll become F1 driver in the... 

Assembling the Z4 – Part 3

  Alright!  Looks like we have another report from Shun! But the engine and whatnot still haven’t arrived… I wonder what all the mechanics do in times like these…. ? ______________________________________ As for our progress on the Z4…  Well, uh… Since the all parts still haven’t come in we haven’t made much in the way of progress/// ((+_+)) But the... 

Assembling the Z4 – Part 2

  I’ve received another report from Shun today, so let me deliver it to you!  Here it is -  the transformation you’ve all been waiting for – that magical moment when your average BMW becomes the Miku BMW! By the way, I plan on formally introducing Shun to you all at next week’s Okayama Test Run!  So enjoy the enigmatic air surrounding this man of mystery while you still... 

Assembling the Z4 – Part 1

  What in the world is going on with the Z4!?  It doesn’t even have an engine – there’s no way that will fly! At least, that’s pretty much what was going through my mind until I got this latest update from our trusty mechanic Shun. It seems this year’s Z4 was imported into Japan in a bunch of pieces, and now the mechanics at RS Fine are putting together a 1/1 scale... 

Ukyo Sasahara Racing in this Year’s Formula Renault NEC!

  We’ve got news from the other Ukyo on the GSR team – Ukyo Sasahara.  He raced in last year’s Formula Renault Alps Series, climbing up to 6th at one point but finishing off the season on 13th. This year he’ll instead be participating in Formula Renault 2.0 NEC Series, with 7 races held in 6 different countries, again as part of the Euronova Racing team.  In case you’re... 

Suzaku Report – Driver Taniguchi’s Shocking Transfer!?

  Alright, everyone!  It’s time for our last installment from the Suzuka tire test run!  Thanks for all your hard work, Shun! But what’s this about Taniguchi!? ____________________________________ Today started with a shocker right from the get-go. It was only 30 min before run-time, and we were just about to start heating up the engine when we looked over at the McLaren team next... 

Rain, the Test Run, and Miku Wafers

  Alright!  Today we have yet another report from the field, freshly typed out by Shun, so let’s get to it! It seems like they all got together and ate the some of the new Racing Miku Wafers now available at Family Mart in Japan!  I’m still way over in Spain at the moment so you’d better believe I’m incredibly jealous! ___________________________________________ Today,... 

Cutting to the Chase, News from the Suzuka Circuit

  Hey, there!  It’s me, Swemy – I’m all the way over in Spain right now, but still can’t stop thinking about Suzuka! Thankfully, I just got another report from Shun.  Reading it makes me feel like I’m really there taking part in the action! But seriously, what’s the deal with the engine and transmission not showing up yet!?  lol  It goes without saying that... 

Just Before the Suzuki Test! An Update on the Miku Z4 from RS Fine!

  Well then, everyone – are you super interested in finding out what’s going on now with the Miku Z4? I know, I know.  Me, too. Just when I was really beginning to get anxious, a report on the Miku Z4 came in from Shun, one of the mechanics from RS Fine!  There will be many more reports from a mechanic’s perspective in the future, so please look forward to it! So then, leading... 

Pictures from the Hokkaido Event

  Last week, the Miku Z4, past racing queen costumes, and much more were sent off to Hokkaido for the GSR 2014 Entry Announcement: Hokkaido Edition.  Let me share some pictures from the event with you!  There are some from the presentation given by Owner Takanori Aki and Team Manager Ukyo Katayama as well! This Miku BMW set right in the middle of the departure lobby of the Shin-Chitose Airport... 
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