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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. ROI is the value that a business gets […]

How To Get Sponsors: Part 1

June 23, 2016


How To Get Sponsors: Part 1 By: Rob Oakman Making a living behind the wheel is the dream. Fulfilling that dream isn’t a matter of talent though, it’s a matter of money. For most of us that means finding sponsors, probably a lot of them. In order to get sponsors however, you have to know […]

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 […]

Why a 50/50 Weight Distribution Doesn’t Work

January 14, 2015


Why a 50/50 Weight Distribution Doesn’t Work By: Rob Oakman Alot of car companies tell you their sports car has a “Perfect” 50/50 weight distribution. The only thing perfect about a 50/50 split is how nice it looks on paper. If you want to go fast on track, you want something closer to a 40/60 […]

How to Get Through the Apex

April 17, 2013


How to Get through the Apex And not sucking while you do it By: Rob Oakman You have successfully used your brakes to turn your chassis into the corner, but where are you aiming? “The Apex you Idiot” you are undoubtedly thinking aloud. Well, that is obviously the answer. But where is the apex, what […]