About us

Tachyon Motorsport

Passion for racing

Tachyon Motorsport is specialized in race & rally support. Through our passion and experience in historic and modern motorsport, we strive to offer top quality.

Mainly, our services consist of the maintaining, modifying and building of race cars. Of course, taking into account the actual FIA rules and the originality of the car.

In addition, we provide customized service where needed during race and rally events worldwide.

At our location in Soest we also provide the opportunity to use our Race Cafe, which is the ideal venue for a drink, meeting or other event. If you would like to know more about Tachyon Motorsport or you want to visit us, please contact us.

Tachyon back in 2004

Tachyon Motorsport always wants to finish as #1. You too? Welcome!

Since 2004 Tachyon Motorsport has actively joined in both historical and contemporary racing. Founder / owner Maarten Buitenhuis, raised in a family in which Alfa Romeo played a major role, has gained a lot of experience in national and international touring car championships. He combined both the passions with contemporary engineering experience when he founded the company / Tachyon Motorsport.

Maarten gathered some enthusiastic professionals, like technician Donald Bramer, who has strengthened Tachyon Motorsport since 2010 and now serves as Operational Manager. Donald gained his experience with touring car racing, the Spyker Squadron, Le Mans and endurance racing. He may rightly be called ‘mister fix-it’.

Within the Tachyon team there is a lot of knowledge and expertise with classic Alfa Romeos, BMWs and Porsches, but also with classic Mustangs and Corvettes. The fact that Tachyon Motorsport received a request from the United States a few years ago to run a European race program with an Alfa Romeo Tipo 33, tells everything about the fame and quality of the organization.

Tachyon Motorsport is part of the Tachyon Group which deals with many different sorts of engineering and construction and therefor have customers around the world. The broad knowledge and innovative urge in these companies also plays a key role in our sports activities. That makes us absolutely unique and both extra efficient and successful.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News

Soest, 1000 Miglia, here we come!

May 10th, 2019

Meantime, the Maserati A6 1500 is on its way to Brescia as we speak: this is where the famous Italian classic rally will begin.

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Zandvoort, Mazda MX5 Cup 2019: We’re getting started!

May 6th, 2019

De eerste officiële testdag met de gloednieuwe lichtgewicht cup racer van Mazda zit erop!

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Soest, Tachyon 4 MX-5 cup 2019: Preparing 2 race?

May 3rd, 2019

Aanschouw de smetteloze schoonheid van deze maagdelijk witte Mazda MX5 Cup auto nu het nog kan.

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Barneveld, Visual Art Rally 2019

April 16th, 2019

Team Tachyon was fully committed to show the full potential of the classic Alfa Giulietta.

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Paul Ricard, Sunny start of the season

March 31st, 2019

A very nice but hard weekend at Paul Ricard. The Corvette went well and managed to end up 4th overall of the NKHTGT series.

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Zandvoort, Less weight, More fun!

March 13th, 2019

Only 9 weeks left before the brand new Mazda MX-5 cup car will set its first official lap time during the highly popular Jumbo Racedagen in Holland.

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Soest, Mellow Yellow

March 8th, 2019

Getting this British Beauty prepared for what she's made for: racing!

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Soest, Cobra time!

February 10th, 2019

After the final paintwork, the #Cobra is ready to be build up! The main target is putting some nice miles on this beauty for the next sunny season.

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Zandvoort, Mazda MX-5 Cup 2019: meld je nu aan, er is nog plek!

February 8th, 2019

Altijd al ouderwets gaaf willen Cup racen, maar u heeft meer met het jonge spul dan met oude auto's? Komt dat even goed uit...

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Spa, That’s how we do it

February 5th, 2019

Looking back on a great weekend playing and drifting in the mud and snow at Legend Boucles de Bastogne 2019. Treating the white powder on some Italian heat!

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Spa, Legend Boucles Bastogne here we come!

January 17th, 2019

Tachyon Motorsport treedt traditiegetrouw toe tot het deelnemersveld, samen met Maarten Buitenhuis en zijn ouderwets gave Alfa Romeo!

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Maastricht, And we are off!

January 10th, 2019

InterClassics 2019 has just started. As you can see Tachyon Motorsport is well represented with two powerful beauties. One is made in the USA, the other one is British, but not quite the gentleman car. Not even close!

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Soest, A comeback for the muscular Mustang?

January 2nd, 2019

Remember the car we brought last year to InterClassics? The La Carrera Panamericana race prepared 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback sure attracted lots of attention between the more modest classics.

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Soest, Happy new year!

January 1st, 2019

Tachyon Motorsport wishes you lots of classic races in 2019!

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Maastricht, InterClassics

December 20th, 2018

We're racing home for Christmas, but in our minds we're already way ahead in 2019.

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Soest, Christmas afterparty

December 15th, 2018

Thank you all for coming and the fun! The Tachyon Christmasparty 2018 is now history, but the afterglow has just begun! #workhardplayhard

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Soest, all about our Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI

November 12th, 2018

Those are not just words. Those are the words from a real expert, talking about our Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI!

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Zandvoort, BACK 2 (modern) BASICS

November 6th, 2018

De immens populaire MaX5 Cup krijgt letterlijk en figuurlijk een waanzinnig mooi vervolg!

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Soest, rally prepping an MG B

November 2nd, 2018

On special request of our client, we built in a mechanical Halda Tripmaster in his thoroughbred red roadster.

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Soest, we want this Falcon to fly again

October 26th, 2018

Definitely a Tachyon Motorsport kind of project: preparing a classic Ford Falcon Sprint to make some brand new history on the track.

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Soest, off to the Bahrain Classic Challenge

October 18th, 2018

Tachyon Motorsport goes further. Literally. Next stop: Bahrain!

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Soest, Dax Cobra rebuild

October 11th, 2018

Taking the total rebuild & racing preparation of the Dax Cobra step by step.

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Nurburgring, NK HTGT final race: 1st place!

September 29th, 2018

Final NK HTGT race: a close battle with the Jaguar E-type, but the Marcos takes the Win!

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Soest, exclusive Maserati A6 1500 GT

September 24th, 2018

A Maserati A6 1500 GT is not the kind of car you see everyday. Worldwide only 61 of them were made.

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Soest, Winter Trial 2019

September 19th, 2018

Tonight we look back on an incredible event together with incredible drivers and other participants.

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Zandvoort, Historic Grand Prix Zandvoort 2018

September 2nd, 2018

We finished the 90 minutes race in style with a P11 overall at the Historic Grand Prix Zandvoort 2018!

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Assen, Marcos 1800GT against V8s

August 20th, 2018

Looking back on a awesome and fun weekend in Assen! Great battles on track of the nkhtgt.nl.

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Soest, we’re in some magazines

August 19th, 2018

There's a lot to tell about the company Tachyon, so it's written down in some magazines. Check them out!

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Soest, summer break!

July 26th, 2018

While we're away for just a few more days, we look forward to the continuation of special projects like these.

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Le Mans, looking back at a superb weekend!

July 9th, 2018

Tachyon Motorsport reviews a superb weekend and adventure during Le Mans Classic.

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Le Mans, doing well during Le Mans Classic

July 7th, 2018

The Tachyon Motorsport prepared Porsche 962 in action at Le Mans Classic 2018.

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Le Mans, arrived at Le Mans Classic 2018

July 5th, 2018

We arrived at Le Mans "Circuit de la Sarthe" with the Porsche 962 Group C.

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Apeldoorn, Concours d’Élégance Paleis Het Loo 2018

June 30th, 2018

Two down, one to go. Concours d'Élégance Paleis Het Loo is a great success so far.

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Spa, Spa Summer Classic 2018

June 24th, 2018

Nice to see our Swedish friend Kaj taking third place in his class with the Tachyon build Grand Sport.

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Spa, Spa Summer Classic 2018

June 24th, 2018

Starting of Spa Summer Classic, nice to see the Tachyon build Corvette Grand Sport back on track!

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Soest, classic Italian beauty: the Fiat Abarth 124 Spider

June 7th, 2018

Tachyon Motorsport did a carburetor and brake overhaul on this original Fiat Abarth 124 Spider.

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Soest, double the fun: two Mitsubishi Lancer Evo’s VI

June 6th, 2018

DoubleDelicious offer at Tachyon Motorsport: two left hand drive Mitsubishi Lancer Evo's VI in brilliant shape.

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Le Mans, the magic of Le Mans Classic

June 4th, 2018

Only a month before the magic happens: Le Mans Classic 2018 is ready to rewrite the history books!

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Spa, looking back at Spa Classic

May 23rd, 2018

Tachyon Motorsport supported the thrilling Group C Racing car last weekend at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps from start to finish.

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Spa, Group C magic during Spa Classic

May 18th, 2018

Today Tachyon Motorsport has run this magnificent Group C Porsche 962 for the first time on track at Spa-Francorchamps.

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Zandvoort, Marcos 1800GT is back on track!

May 13th, 2018

The Marcos 1800GT with Malte Müller-Wrede behind the wheel went superb this weekend during the Historic Zandvoort Trophy.

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Soest, Morgan Plus 4 Super Sports for sale!

March 29th, 2018

One of our 'lost boys' seems to be back in business: this 1963 Morgan Plus 4 Super Sports!

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Zandvoort, shakedown for the 2018 season: done!

March 26th, 2018

Tachyon Motorsport just had an awesome run with Max Boodie's Mustang and the Marcos 1800 GT!

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Soest, Jaguar D-Type is ready for the sun!

March 20th, 2018

This classic beauty on wheels is ready for the summer!

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Soest, the Marcos 1800 GT has returned to its nest.

March 16th, 2018

This fully upgraded, highly competitive 1965 Marcos 1800 GT has returned to its nest. The Tachyon Motorsport nest.

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Le Mans, Gear up!

March 13th, 2018

Spring hasn't started yet, but who cares, in our minds it's already summer.

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The Dolomites, 99 time trials and 3 speed average trials

March 6th, 2018

'Stella Alpina': a competitive 3-day race, focused on the pleasure of mountain driving, right through the Italian Dolomites.

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Soest, 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback For Sale

February 24th, 2018

WANTED: someone who’s ready for La Carrera Panamericana 2018. Because this muscular Mustang totally is!

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Austria, FINISHED: The Winter Trial 2018.

February 9th, 2018

And we have a winner! Or 4 winners, actually 🙂

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Idrija, Reaching the finish line of The Winter Trial 2018.

February 8th, 2018

Reaching the finish line of The Winter Trial 2018.

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Products & services

Tachyon Motorsport Workshop

Tachyon Motorsport is specialized in:

  • building classic and contemporary race/rally cars
  • customizing, modifying and tuning these cars and street cars;
  • developing completely new cars, such as the Corvette Grand Sport;
  • developing special parts and the (re)production of small numbers of these;
  • providing HTP and NL license plate registration.

Of course, all aspects and parts of our work will take full account of the rules and regulations, with the originality of the car in mind and with the aim of delivering only winning cars. We will gladly inform you about the variety of cars we have restored, prepared and maintained in recent years. We have built a solid international reputation with good, reliable and affordable work.

Tachyon Motorsport has already provided customized service to many events. We did and do this at locations ranging from almost every country in Europe and even anywhere between the African deserts and Australia. The service ranges from just setting up an EZUP tent to race/rally car transport to full service during endurance racing and long distance rallies. We have recently taken a folded wheelchair behind our “service” Ferrari 348 TS Targa during a classic rally. Everything is possible.

The combination of our service and our engineering quality makes it also possible to make successful ‘arrive & drive’ appointments. We prepare the car, transport it to a location anywhere in the world, take care of all the paperwork and the customer flies in, races and flies back. We then ensure that cars, parts and crews return safely and efficiently.

We have the right people employed for the job or we know how to find the right people. The customers wish and the will to excellence in quality always come first. Rally and race organizations are keen to collaborate with us due to our quality, employability and service.

Tachyon Motorsport uses the premise that no assignment is either too small or too big. You ask and we deliver:

  • thorough advice;
  • standard maintenance;
  • MOT (APK) service (also for challenging projects)
  • full rebuilds.

Due to our own engineering department with technical ‘bright guys’ with petrol running through their veins, a wide range of technical solutions can be offered. Also, computer-aided design can be used to develop and manufacture special parts. This may include both single piece and small series production. If these specific parts are needed for historical car racing, they are of course manufactured from historically accurate materials. Think about:

  • special wiring looms;
  • exhausts and exhaust manifolds;
  • suspension parts for the rally purpose Corvette Grand Sport;
  • brakes upgrade sets;
  • cooling systems;
  • new parts via reverse engineering.

1970 Alfa-Romeo Giulia Super

October 24th, 2017

In cooperation with Arpeggio.cc we make this road-rally prepared Alfa-Romeo Giulia Super available for rent.

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1970 Alfa-Romeo Giulia Super

October 24th, 2017

In cooperation with Arpeggio.cc we make this road-rally prepared Alfa-Romeo Giulia Super available for rent.

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2000 Mitsubishi Lancer EVO VI RS2

July 18th, 2018

This left-hand drive EVO VI has been imported from Germany to The Netherlands in 2002 by Moree.

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Tachyon Motorsport gladly mediates for clients in the sale of their (classic) racing- car. We have a large network and a solid international reputation. Our efforts may differ from mere advertising on our website and on specific international sales sites and in magazines to presenting the cars at special events.

Some of our cars, such as our prepared Alfa Romeo Giulia Super and Ferrari 348 TS Targa, are also available for participation in events, possibly also including on-the-go services and, if desired, a short driving course. Ask for the current possibilities!

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Projects

1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint

November 1st, 2017

Real beauty comes from within. Similarly, in this special barnfind: a Swedish Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint from 1959!

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1988 BMW M3 E30

July 15th, 2017

This original BMW M3 has been prepared by Tachyon Motorsport according to the Group N agreements.

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1963 Corvette Grand Sport

July 15th, 2017

Tachyon has built this GM licensed Corvette Grand Sport continuation in 2014.

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1965 Corvette Stingray 327ci

July 15th, 2017

The Corvette Stingray; a stunningly fast and yet fantastically drive-able beast. For sure the Fastest Stingray in Europe!

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1991 Ferrari 348 TS Targa

July 15th, 2017

White 'Miami Vice' style Ferrari 348 TS Targa with a 3.4L V8. Comes with a full "Rarefab" open exhaust.

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1964 Ford Falcon Sprint

July 15th, 2017

Fast and lightweight Ford Falcon Sprint 289ci. Won the NK HTGT championship in 2013.

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1965 Ford Mustang

July 15th, 2017

A powerful and fast Mustang which raced all over the world. Comes fully documented, including original Dutch registration.

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1962 Jaguar D-Type

July 15th, 2017

A new project, the restoration of a 1957 Jaguar D-Type.

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1965 Marcos 1800 GT

July 15th, 2017

Prepared with feeling for every detail, a wonderful car. Is a fast, and still increasing speed.

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Agenda

NK-HTGT 2019

Nederlands Kampioenschap Historische Toerwagens & GT's
DateLocationEvent
30-31 MarchPaul Ricard (F)Le Castellet Motors Cup
11-12 MayZandvoort (NL)Historic Zandvoort Trophy
28-30 JuneSpa (BEL)Spa Summer Classic
16-18 AugustAssen (NL)Gamma Racing Day
5-8 SeptemberZandvoort (NL)Historic Grand Prix
4-6 OctoberDijon-Prenois (FR)Dijon Motors Cup

YTCC 2019

Youngtimer Touring Car Challenge
DateLocationEvent
26-28 AprilHockenheim (D)Hockenheim Historic
17-19 MayZandvoort (NL)Jumbo racedays powered by Max Verstappen
25-26 MayBrands Hatch (GB)Brands Hatch Masters
28-30 JuneSpa (BEL)Spa Summer Classic
3-4 AugustCopenhagen (DK)Copenhagen Historic Grand Prix
31 AugustusAirbase Gilze Rijen (NL)Demonstration Wings and Wheels
4-6 OctoberDijon-Prenois (FR)Dijon Motors Cup

Mazda MX5 cup 2019

Mazda MX-5 Cup 2019
DateLocationEvent
17-19 MayZandvoort (NL)Jumbo Familiedagen 2019
1-2 JuneZolder (B)Superprix
12-14 JulyZandvoort (NL)Blancpain GT Event
17-18 AugustAssen (NL)Gamma Racing Days
11-13 OctoberSpa (B)Racing Festival
18-20 OctoberAssen (NL)Hankook Finaleraces

KNAF NK Rally 2019

KNAF Nederlands Rally Kampioenschap
DateLocationEvent 
23 FebruaryZandvoort (NL)Brandbox Circuit ShortNSRK
15-16 MarchEmmeloord (NL)Sijperda ZuiderzeerallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK + ONRK
12-13 AprilBarneveld (NL)Visual Art RallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK
24-25 MaySon (NL)ELE RallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK + ONRK
15 JuneHardenberg (NL)Prima/Acon VechtdalrallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK
12-13 JulyBreda Int.Airport (NL)GTC - Jumbo ShortNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK + ONRK
9-10 AugustSullingen (D)32e ADAC RallyONRK
6-7 SeptemberRoeselare (B)Rally Omloop Van VlaanderenONRK
20-21 SeptemberHellendoorn (NL)Hellendoorn RallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK + ONRK
19-20 OctoberHengelo (NL)Conrad TwenterallyNRK + HISTORIC + NSRK + ONRK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Media

Photos

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Contact

Please feel free to contact us.

We are located at:
 
Zuidergracht 13
3763 LS Soest
The Netherlands

You can contact us by:
 
Telephone: +31 35 6037993
Email: info@tachyon.nu

Tachyon Motorsport building