Carb Day @ IMS

I was the lucky receipent of some vendor tickets to Carb Day. Best way to attend that shit show, stay away from the drunks in your own private suite with a bartender! After the vendor dog and pony show, we made our way to the pits to see the real action. Normally you get this kind of view fighting your way for a photo opt among the swag merchandisers trying to score a buck on a signature.

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But once I made contact with my friend who works for the Kanaan team, we got a better view. Other side of the ropes!

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Even up close and personal with the car!

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It was really cool to see the guys working on the real deal that would be circling the track in just a few days. We made our way around a few more garages to find swarms of people chasing this guy.

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I had no idea who it was until I heard someone in the crowd “That’s Roger Penske”. I wondered if I got close enough to him, his fortunes would rub off on me. I could use any portion of 1.4 billion dollars. But a picture would have to do.

Then we found the car my company sponsors. Our logo is probably the first thing to wear off in a crash. Play I spy below…

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Just in time for a photo opt with the driver!

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