The record books are at the mercy of Marc Marquez as MotoGP’s shooting star continues his seemingly unstoppable rise to the top of the sport.
Marquez, 21, is zooming towards becoming the next…. well, the next Marc Marquez.
Already MotoGP’s youngest ever world champion – a crown he took from American ace Freddie Spencer – Marquez continues to attack the benchmarks set by the greats of bike racing.
Felix Baumgartner, renown for his 22-mile jump from the stratosphere in October 2012, will be behind the wheel of an Audi R8 LMS ultra in the Nurburgring 24 Hours this June.
Sharing the ride with Frank Biela, Marco Werner and Pierre Kaffer, Baumgartner will help the team compete at the demanding German circuit affectionately referred to as “The Green Hell.”