Browsing All posts tagged under »Race Car«

The Age of Blocking

February 28, 2018


The Age of Blocking By: Rob Oakman Wonder why there is less and less passing in every series these days? It isn’t a problem that can be blamed on aerodynamics anymore. From Pirelli World Challenge, the MX5 Cup, to NASCAR, passing is becoming impossible without wrecking the other driver–and its because of racers making sudden […]

How To Get Sponsors Part 2: Return On Investment

September 21, 2016


How to get Sponsors Part 2: Return On Investment (ROI) By: Rob Oakman Understanding Return On Investment (ROI) is not a black art, or boring as all hell, it’s just a matter of understanding what is valuable to your sponsor, and what you can bring to the table.┬áROI is the value that a business gets […]

How to Lose Control

March 30, 2016


How To Lose Control By: Rob Oakman How many times have you seen a driver lose it, miss everything, only to roll out into traffic and wreck a bunch of cars? What about the people that slide down the track harmlessly only for the machine to grip hard and shoot off into a wall? How […]

The Mindset of a Champion

February 29, 2016


The Mindset Of A Champion By: Rob Oakman Why is it that some people can put down fast laps on track, but not win races, while others can win races, but not Championships? And why is it that those who do win Championships, often win more than once? How do they make it look so […]

How to fix IndyCar

November 30, 2015


How To Fix IndyCar By: Rob Oakman There has been a lot of complaining in the past few years about IndyCar. But why? The racing is good, the racers themselves are interesting, so what’s the problem? In short–the cars. People can be fickle: we like what we like, and generally, it’s because it looks and […]

Why a Porsche spins, a Corvette pushes, and a Lamborhini wants to kill you.

February 13, 2013


Why a Porsche spins, a Corvette pushes, and Lamborghini wants to kill you. By: Rob Oakman If you, like me, are a fan of Top Gear, than you have heard Jeremy Clarkson talk about how mid engine cars like the Lamborghinis try to kill you, that Porsches have the engine in the wrong place which […]