5 Top Tips From 5 Top Drivers1 Be prepared Don't do things at the track that should have been done in the shop. Show up ready to race

2 Respect your crew Work to keep them together and let them know you appreciate their help

3 Know your car and don't race it into the wall Be patient. You can score more points by finishing Third than you can by finishing on the end of a hook

4 There's no substitute for seat time

5 Don't give up handling for horsepower You can have all the power in the world, but it won't do any good if you can't get by the car in front of you