Like Father, Like Son for O’Connells in PWC
You know, Johnny, it could have been worse … you could have been sucked into coaching Little League baseball. But that would have been difficult since you work weekends.
“I’m nervous as heck when I watch him, I’m not going to lie,” says Cadillac Racing driver Johnny O’Connell of watching his son, Canaan (pictured, with Johnny), race in the Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car B class, where he’s making a habit of winning. “But I’m excited. Seeing him winning is a better feeling than me winning. This way I can keep an eye on him. I can focus on my responsibilities at Cadillac, and break away and help him when I can.
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