Team Raven • Amir Farahmand - 700

Amir Farahmand - 700

Driver Profile

  • Began Junior Regional Racing in Iran in 1998 driving a Renault 5 Alpin Turbo
  • Changed to a race prepped VW Golf GTI 1600cc in early 2000
  • 2001 - joined the Auto Motor Federation of Iran
  • 2002 - Iranian Rally Champion - Kia Prid 1400cc
  • 2002 - 2004 - Regional Race Champion (1600cc & 2000cc)
  • 2005 - began racing a BMW E30 M3
  • 2006 - raced Go Karts (CRG RM1) at CRG Club Iran
  • Active member of Iranian Auto Racing and Rally Clubs since 1998
  • 2006 - attended a Race Driving School at the Autodrome in Dubai
  • 2007 - took a Race Driving Course in Silverstone, England
  • 2009 - attended Advanced Driving Schools with the BMW Club of Canada

Car

  • Imolarot II - 2003 BMW (E46) M3
  • BMW chassis has been stripped, lightened and race prepped
  • RAVEN chromolly cage - modified class spec
  • Vorsteiner carbon fiber roof
  • MASHAW composite doors, hood and trunklid
  • APR carbon fiber adjustable wing
  • RAVEN composite E46 M3 splitter
  • OMP seats, harnesses, window net, steering wheel and fire system
  • Race Technology Dash and Data Logger
  • Stage II S54 race motor with DTA engine management
  • Supersprint Stepped Header with 3.5” collector
  • RAVEN 3.5” custom race exhaust
  • BMW 6-speed transmission
  • Differential modified with LSD and 4:10 gears
  • Fuelsafe 18 gallon custom fuel cell
  • Tilton firewall-mount pedal system with triple master cylinders
  • 4 Piston AP Racing Brakes with bias control
  • Ground Control race suspension
  • 18x9.5” CCW custom billet wheels
  • 275/35x18 Hoosier R6 tires

Photos