Shimon Haber in AutoMoto
Shimon Haber (42) is a former sports journalist who in his youth from 1990 to 2005 wrote for a number of newspapers as a specialist reporter for international auto-moto events, especially Formula 1 and MototGP. Shimon has written occasionally about basketball and handball, and left an important mark with section devoted to sports betting. As far back as in 1997, in the magazine “Sports Democracy” he introduced the section ” Tips for football betting” and at those times that was something new in the city, because the bookies were still experiencing expansion. Later, Mr. Haber ran the same column in newspapers “Nacional” and “Sports Journal”. It is important to note that during 2000, within two months, three readers of Shimon Haber’s reports received the so-called “grand prize” of $10,000 in betting, which brought the him an image of successful predictions and was the main recommendation for Shimon’s writing these types of columns in various magazines.
In the magazines “Today”, “Sport”, broadcasting “The FM Radio”, “Flash” and “Studio B” Shimon Haber followed the activities of local automotive sports. A couple of years he left the profession concurrence of unfavorable circumstances, for purely personal reasons, despite his directness and openness of some prominent journalists from the summit of the Association of Sports Journalists which could not tolerate having him as a sports reporter. This, according to most of his readers was my unpardonable “sin” as it definitely changed Haber’s profession. Today Shimon Haber is devoted exclusively to show business and is agent to Fritz Shimon, who had once been his personal, business manager, when Haber was an animator and showman performing in show broadcasts on the media. As a professional animator, Shimon is author of the famous sporting grotesque from 1999 called “Portion of rolls and fruit salad”, in which he humorously interpreted voices of famous sports commentators during the famous Daytona National Race. In 1994 and 1998, Shimon wrote two major scenarios in the style of radio theater performances of Index’s”Banbus has not lit cigar ” and “Karadore steak” – Part II, along with a series of shorter skits written and of performed all these years.
Today, Shimon Haber has his former, famous hobby, by force of circumstance turned into his only occupation, and considering all that happened some may say he had no other choice. As he stated in an interview, after all Shimon do not regret the way it turned out, because he was great in auto-moto reports, but wanted to give something else to wider audience. That’s why he started collaborating with AutoExpress in the fields of test driving and writing reports on sports cars. Each time a new car is brought for test-drive Shimon Haber sits in the car and describes his impressions. In the past years he has been acknowledged as some of the best auto-moto reporters and this is confirms by the many awards Shimon has received for his contribution in automotive industry.
All his experience Shimon Haber tries to transfer on the pages of his website, where readers can read the latest trends in from auto-moto companies and learn something more about driving and auto racing.