Precision makes top performance possible
The best showers are those after you've sweat.
5-7 days before
Initial check: clean all parts, test and measure chassis, check shock absorbers for suitable function and measure engine performance indicators.
2-3 days before
Packing and loading of equipment and cars, quad for the trailer, tool trailer, spare parts, including shocks and tyres, a large tent for the team and compressed air bottles for the lift.
1 day before race
Erection of tent and floor, equipment setup, viewing of the track by the pilot and engineer, first pilot discussions and crew chief meeting.
1-2 hours before the race
Driver warm-up, driver discussion and mental preparation for the race.
Hoping, praying, worrying, rooting, crossing fingers, readying the champagne.
Discussions with crew chief and engineer, preparation of the car for the next race on the following day.