Andreas Mikkelsen has a broad background in sports. He has competed in alpine skiing and was a member of the national juniors' alpine skiing team. In 2003 and 2004, he competed in motocross, also representing the national juniors' team. He finished third in the world rally championship in 2014, 2015 and 2016, collecting three wins and 20 podiums.
Motocross, Alpine-skiing, fishing and all sports in general.
IRC champion 2011 & 2012. 3rd place in World Rally Championship (2014, 2015 & 2016). 3 wins in World Rally Championship. Was a part of the FIA young driver excellence academy.
What music do you like to listen to when you drive?
I listen to all kind of music when I drive but I would say I mostly listen to pop and electronic dance music.
Do you have any mileage that you fance the most to drive, why this one?
I always enjoy driving in my hometown Oslo when back in Norway. I'm traveling quite a lot, so too me it's always nice to come home. However, I also enjoy driving in the alps since the views there are amazing.
What is your best tip to drive smart?
I always make sure to have plenty of space to the cars in front of me. That always saves you from many situations and allows you to drive more comfortably, smartly and efficiently.
Why should anyone join your team?
It’s an honor to be selected as team-leader in this exciting project! I am competing at the elite-level of motorsport, and if I, as a driver, can inspire others to become smart, safe and environmental-friendly drivers, I’m happy to do that. Join my team today, and let’s drive smarter!