Ever hear yourself saying, “It feels like I’m driving the wheels off the car; how come my lap times don’t show it?”
We’ve all been guilty of it: You push the car harder and harder, only to find yourself going slower and slower.
In our latest video, a group of top drivers from IndyCar and IMSA explain why this happens and what to do about it.
The great race drivers are minimalists, providing only as much steering and braking input as needed, and asking no more of the car than it can deliver.
Our online instructors – Simon Pagenaud, John Edwards, Earl Bamber, Jordan Taylor, Filipe Albuquerque and Kyle Kirkwood – preach the same sermon: “Smooth really is fast.”