9 August 2008: Daytona International Speedway

Racing Action First time in the new colors

Text and photos by Chris Myer

Still in the "proof of concept" phase, but looking good doing it. The bone-stock 1.8 liter engine is less than impressive, and having the wrong gear for this track isn't helping. All to be corrected in due time. Still, being redlined before you clear NASCAR turn 2 makes for a LONG drive down the back straight. ("Are we there yet?")