Re: food for thought... for new drivers or old ones too
Fri Mar 9, 2012 09:07
good advice Terry. Needed added in is to avoid cheating. New racers hear " If your not cheating, your not trying"... when in actuality the fast guys rarely are illegal. It is too easy to buy speed, though it may not be legal. Once branded a cheater, it sticks.
I've been talking to a guy who is putting a street stock together and this year will be his first time ever racing a stock car. He asked for some advice and I felt compeled to share the advice with... more
Good info Terry. When I was a rookie the track had a rookie class that had tons of good info. How to enter and exit the track, how far ahead to be looking (not off your front bumber). Pay attention... more
i liked the fact that everyone looks up to a driver such as kenny hamilton. and the fact that he would drive you around the track in the pace car and show you the lines and how to enter the corners... more
good advice! it doesn't matter what class you are in this advice will apply to all.I really like the part about thinking you are comming in and going to set the world on fire, I learned a long time... more
This is an excellent idea. With the need to fill the racing ranks, making their first year a more positive experience would be beneficial. So many guys and gals come into racing with very little info ... more