The young man is incredible – and incredibly fast: almost as quickly as he races around the track in his Golf TCR, Benny Leuchter whizzes around his Golf VII GTI Clubsport S with the camera. The car is number 01 of a special series of just 400. ‘I love this car, I just love it,’ he repeats time and again – and it doesn’t sound at all trite. On the contrary, when you meet this likeable, down-to-earth and exceptional racing driver, it is difficult to do anything other than give a knowing smile.
‘I love this car’
Few other cars are so deeply rooted in the lives of their drivers as the Golf. In the series entitled ‘It’s my Life’, we present people who drive the Golf – and live for it. In part 7, Benny Leuchter confesses his love for the Golf VII GTI Clubsport S.