Pushing oneself and one’s car to maximum performance is the goal of any podium-caliber driver. However, maximum performance can be elusive. We are constantly treading the line between driving too hard and not driving hard enough. Under-driving is safe but slow. Over-driving feels fast but is actually detrimental to lap times and can have potentially catastrophic consequences. Added to our
You know the quote, “Want to make God laugh? Make some plans.” Well, racecar drivers make lots of plans. We plan entire seasons to try to win regional championships and we plan the trek to the National Championships. I’m certainly guilty of that, if guilty is the correct term to use. In 2018, I planned on competing for the NASA
I have to admit, as I look back at some of my driving experiences on and off the track, there have been moments when I was completely taken by surprise, lost my concentration and taken my eyes off the road. Those experiences taught me the importance of vision, of looking where you want to go.
For more than a month now