christian hilscher and nico plagemann - three minutes before the start: three double signals are flashing at the starting lights. the pilots are strapped into their cockpits with pinpoint accuracy. windows down. elbow out. the sound system is at the limit. the golden chevrolet is shimmering û a real feast for both the audiences eyes and ears. one minute before the start: the motors start roaring. now only two double lights are flashing at the starting lights. adjust your sunglasses. put in the first gear. the bass is vibrating. 15 seconds before the start: only one double light is flashing. now. the kollektiv is on its own. the last bit is tickled out of the sound system. behind the car. a marshal is waving a yellow flag when suddenly the windows start vibrating with the bass. the speed range is signal-red. start: the last double signal of the starting lights goes out. and for the charming guys from hamburg. five green lights are going on: the start. the pulse rate is rising up to 110. its the point of no return - the race is on..