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Author Topic:   Top Ten things a race team needs to be successful?
jammin
Dirt Administrator

Total posts: 3406
posted September 24, 2001 11:18 AM UIN: 16262997
What are they?

Steph
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 61
posted September 24, 2001 04:18 PM UIN: 6762482
I wouldn't pretend to know, but I do know one of them... a leader!

tymeforme
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 9
posted September 24, 2001 06:35 PM
1.Comunication
2.Excellant Record Keeping
3.Organization
4.Good Crew Chief(one who listens to the driver)
5.Trust in your Crew Chief
6.A complete tool box
7.Good crew that listens to the crew chief
8.Lots of Sponsers
9.Lots of Good Luck
10.Lots of Great Luck

LAYNE_Trans
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted September 24, 2001 10:35 PM
1 - Family & Friends
2 - Dependable Equipment
3 - Sponsorshp Assistance
4 - Reliable Tow Vehicle
5 - Patience
6 - Desire
7 - Dumb Luck
8 - Fans
9 - Big Shade Tree
10 - Large Cooler

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MOD RACER#93
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 252
posted September 26, 2001 09:07 PM
1. great freinds and family for support.
2. a few sponsers help.
3. an air tank.
4. a good air gauge.
5. a tool box with a few necessary tools.
6. a good driver.
7. a decent car.
8. alot of luck.
9. alot of luck.
10. even more luck.....

rjs
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 43
posted September 26, 2001 11:16 PM
1)COMMITMENT- Eat,sleep,and live Racing
2)Knowledge-Know what you are doing or be smart enough to hire someone that does.
3)Driver Skill-Ability to see what is going on around him and act appropiately.
4)Communication-A great set up for one person is Junk for someone else.
5)$ , It takes money to race,but winning is expensive, speed costs money-how fast can you afford to go?
6) Family support- Single no problem Married (have to consider how what you do will effect others)
7)Confidence-KNOW you can Win!
8)LUCK- The best driver with the best equipment can have a flat or be taken out by a lapped car.
9)Character- You can tell a Winner by How He Loses
10) Good Judgement- Know when to quit, regroup, or go in another direction.


Some of my favorite sayings are incorperated above, but these are pertinent also:


1) If you prefer to be a follower, pick a winner as your leader. Then keep up with him!

2)Watch the man ahead of you and you'll soon learn why he is ahead.

3) You can always tell a man who thinks he is smarter than others, but you can't tell him much!

Good luck! Jammin what are your top 10?

jammin
Dirt Administrator

Total posts: 3406
posted September 27, 2001 04:27 AM UIN: 16262997
Lets see here...
1) Open your mind to learning in every aspect of the sport.
2) dedication
3) determination to succeed and do the best you can
4) planning
5) patience in all aspects
6) being as thorough as possible in everything you do
7) organization......sponsorships and money come to those who do their homework
8) setting realistic goals and working toward them
9) a great team and family support are also apart of organization, but they do make or break you
10) good attitude will take you a long way

nut3d
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 18
posted September 27, 2001 02:32 PM
1st. ****
2nd. ****
3rd. ****
4th. ****
5th. ****
6th. ****
7th. ****
8th. a good car
9th. 2500 CFM Carb.
10th and the most imprtant of them all is the girl friend who is the trophy girl.

jammin
Dirt Administrator

Total posts: 3406
posted September 30, 2001 09:40 AM UIN: 16262997
Nice imagination Nut....I would love to have an engine that could handle a 2500 cfm carb...lol.


jammin

BLP
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 1
posted October 02, 2001 07:38 AM
1 thru 10. Chassis Set-up!

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