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Andreas Schmich, rFactor 2

Nickname: Andy

Birthdate: 29th December 1981

Nationality: German

Residence: Germany

Hobbies: airplanes, food and SimRacing

Racing Hero: Damon Hill

Sim titles: rFactor 2 (rF2)

Andreas was born 1981 in East-Germany and is a huge fan of motorsports since the days of DTM and Formula 1 (early 90`s) and likes to visit the real racing track from time to time.

He started SimRacing in the 90´s, drove in multiple Championships in GTR, GTR2, rF1, rF2 and iRacing. He races mainly on rFactor 2, in different series, events and Championships.

Occasionally he does race on the iRacing service, only in Special Events. 

He is always up for a joke and keep the team in a great laughing mood on TeamSpeak.

Born behind the Wall, didn’t grow so tall, now racing till I die BUTTERFLY!

  • 2022, 11th GTE class, Le Mans Virtual Series (LMVS) 2021-2022, rF2, Ferrari 488 GTE
  • 2021, Overall Winner, rF2LN Season 2020/21, rF2, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup
  • 2021, Cup2 Class Winner, rF2LN Special Event, 24H Nürburgring, Cup2 Class, rF2, Porsche 911 GT3 Cup
  • 2017, rF2, SRC GT Champion
  • 2016, rF2, ISEC GTE Champion
  • 2012, rF2, 2nd place, 24H NOS
  • 2011, rF2, 3rd place, 24H NOS
  • 2010, rF2, 2nd place, 24H Le Mans
  • 2009, rF2, Championship Winner, GMSL DTM

CASE: n/a

CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

MOBO: Gigabyte X570 AORUS Elite

RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws V Black 16GB DDR4 3600Mhz

GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 Ti 6GB

PSU: Xilence 750W

SSD: Western Digital Black SN850 NVMe M.2 1TB

SSD: Samsung 500GB

HDD: Seagate 2TB

OS: Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit

DISPLAY: 3x HannsG, 27″

DISPLAY: 1x DDU Display, 5″, HDMI


SimRig: SimRig DIY aluminium extrusion profiles

Seat: bucket seat

Wheelbase: Fanatec ClubSport V2.5

Steering Wheel: Fanatec ClubSport Universal Hub w/ Fanatec ClubSport GT rim

Pedals: Fanatec ClubSport Pedals V3 w/ Brake Performance Kit

Shifter: n/a

Handbrake: n/a

Other: n/a

Extras: DIY WindSim