It seems race car drivers are notoriously ill-prepared. It’s not that all racers show up at the track not ready to race. But a lot of times teams work endlessly in the shop to become more prepared when all they really need to do is go race. And occasionally that diligence at the shop makes them tardy for an event.
Yet it's that meticulous behavior — the desire to dot every i and cross each t — that leads to success on the track. Drivers miss dinners at home and spend late nights in the shop MORE