This weekend started off my first season as a Pirelli World Challenge GT class driver racing a GT3-spec Porsche, and what a way to begin.

PWC has truly become a destination for the fastest drivers, teams, and manufacturers in the world. After testing last week for the first time in the Euroworld Motorsports/GMG Porsche 911 GT3 R, I was very excited to come to the streets of St. Pete.

This course and I have had a rocky past, I’ve gotten caught up in my fair share of incidents – both inside and out of my control – so I came in extra-prepared for the weekend knowing that this could be the year to break my “curse.”

Thursday morning we got to see the track during the track walk, which my Crew Chief Nev Agass and I did together. When you run a street circuit these walks are a crucial.

Excerpted from Read the full article at: