What goes into an endurance racing team? Every person in the team usually has a specialty, whether its mechanical experience or racing experience, it all needs to come together in order to have any sort of success. Every part of the car needs to be gone through thoroughly in both the building and testing stages to ensure maximum performance on race day. Every driver needs to be sharp and aware of every turn and every driving line. There should be no deviation from these guidelines whether you are in a $500,00 Porsche or a $500 Buick Regal. The latter is the focus if you are participating in the infamous 24 Hours of LeMons.
Whether it’s the 24 hours of LeMans or the 12 Hours of Sebring, endurance racing is one of the most challenging kinds of racing there is. Yes, only one letter separates the most prestigious endurance race of all time and the most entertaining endurance race of all time. For the 24 Hours of LeMons, race teams have only $500 to spend on any bucket of their choosing. Get an inside look on what it is to be a LeMons racing team in this video below.