It's been a rough start to the year, to say the least. With the new tires, we have really been struggling. This past weekend we finally think we made some headway though. We were able to keep the car straight and locked down. Even though we lost a motor in qualifying, we were still able to start tail of the B and transfer, then start tail of the A and work my way up, almost cracking into the top 10. We look forward to this weekend. Even though we will be on our backup motor, we still have high hopes.
We finally had a dry weekend. The track was in good shape. We were ready, we thought. I drew the 50 pill and went out a little late and with the combination of a couple shocks being wrong and a long off-season we qualified 23rd out of 33. Not the qualifying we're used to. Some bad luck in the heat put us in the B. 12 laps later we were in the A. After the B we noticed we had lost a lot of air in our rear tires. So we elected to put on some new rear tires and go ...