Race Car quotes:

  • When you're in a race car, you're going through so many different emotions throughout that race. -- Jeff Gordon
  • Every little kid has always wanted to be a race car driver. This gets some of that out. -- David Alan Grier
  • I'm gonna be the best dad that ever lived. I'll have a ranch with a race car track and a golf course. -- Jeremy London
  • I keep my weight low, although you need to be able to move your weight around the race car to change the balance. I'm 6ft and I'm 70kg so I haven't much fat on me. -- Jenson Button
  • A racing car is an animal with a thousand adjustments. -- Mario Andretti
  • Designing aircraft and racing cars is an extremely exciting thing. -- James Dyson
  • Driving a race car is like dancing with a chain saw. -- Cale Yarborough
  • You won't catch me driving a race car that I have built. -- Colin Chapman
  • But my passion is racing cars. It's what I like to do in my off time. -- Mark-Paul Gosselaar
  • I just always dreamed of racing cars, but I didn't think I could do it as a living. -- Kurt Busch
  • When you are fitted in a racing car and you race to win, second or third place is not enough. -- Ayrton Senna
  • I've always wanted to race cars, ever since I was a young boy, as I think a lot of guys have. -- Paul Walker
  • Well, everybody does something, some people race cars, others collect stamps, I find tai chi to be philosophically, aesthetically, physically and spiritually fascinating. -- Lou Reed
  • Let me ask you. If someone called you and offered you a ride in the Indianapolis 500 and you were a male race car driver, would you turn the ride down? -- Janet Guthrie
  • People, like dogs, love repetition. Chasing a ball, lapping a course in a race car, sliding down a slide. Because as much as each incident is similar, so it is different. -- Garth Stein
  • The driver of a racing car is a component. When I first began, I used to grip the steering wheel firmly, and I changed gear so hard that I damaged my hand. -- Juan Manuel Fangio
  • I love to feel a racing car around me, to feel the way it holds me. I love to make it do all that it was built to do, and then a little bit more. -- Stirling Moss
  • A great race car driver in a bad car doesn't make great results. A great car and a bad race car driver doesn't make great results. You have to have both. It's the combination of driver and car. -- Jeff Burton
  • For me, personally, skiing holds everything. I used to race cars, but skiing is a step beyond that. It removes the machinery and puts you one step closer to the elements. And it's a complete physical expression of freedom. -- Robert Redford
  • I'd like to say I'm ready to kick ass and show the guys how it's done. But I'm not here to prove anything about being a woman. I'm here to drive a race car and try to win a race. -- Lyn St. James
  • The first time I fired up a car, felt the engine shudder and the wheel come to life in my hands, I was hooked. It was a feeling I can't describe. I still get it every time I get into a race car. -- Mario Andretti
  • I wanted to race cars. I didn't like school, and all I wanted to do was work on cars. But right before I graduated, I got into a really bad car accident, and I spent that summer in the hospital thinking about where I was heading. I decided to take education more seriously and go to a community college. -- George Lucas
  • I've never been to a race car race before. -- Christina Ricci
  • You're safer in the race car than you are in cars going to and from the track. -- Mario Andretti
  • Get in the race car do what I do then go home. We don't have freedom to do anything anymore. -- Tony Stewart
  • James Finch is exactly what I'm looking for, as far as getting back into the race car to have fun. -- Kurt Busch
  • The problem is Twitter is designing the metaphorical equivalent of a Toyota Prius. A car for the masses. While I want a Formula One race car. -- Robert Scoble
  • I enrolled in a race car driving school, where you go for three days, and they wanted to rent me a video camera and charge me $100 for every half-hour. -- Nick Woodman
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  • My extensive career, with its victories and defeats, championships, etc., has been well documented. My entire life has been focused on being the best race car driver I can be. -- Scott Pruett
  • My friend is a former race car driver, so he races for Mercedes, and I root for him. I have a car that I love to race, I'll take it to the track. -- Hill Harper
  • I've got more stuff asked of me every week. But I drive a race car for a living. My car owner lets me race as many sprint car races as I want to run. -- Tony Stewart
  • I have a real passion for driving. Earlier on in my life I wanted to be a race car driver. But I don't pay an extortionate amount of money for cars. I'm pretty frugal. -- John Barrowman
  • Racing is what I live for, and it makes my world go around. Having said that, without the support of the diabetes community, I may not have gotten back into the race car after my diagnosis in October 2007. -- Charlie Kimball
  • I am very puzzled by the fact that young people are getting infected again. They don't take precautions despite an enormous amount of information. It's like riding a race car at 200 kilometers an hour. Some people like the risk. -- Luc Montagnier
  • I've got a great team of engineers behind this race car. I've got a great bunch of mechanics that make it reliable. This car is developed to go out there and be better than the Reynard, and I feel that it is. -- Al Unser
  • You can take lessons to become almost anything: flying lessons, piano lessons, skydiving lessons, acting lessons, race car driving lessons, singing lessons. But there's no class for comedy. You have to be born with it. God has to give you this gift. -- Steve Harvey
  • I am a racer. I'm not a race car driver. I am a racer. I race. That's what I do. I don't go on vacations. I don't take my family on vacations because I don't have a family. My family is the racing family. -- Tony Stewart
  • I think fear is what keeps us from going over the edge. I mean, as a race car driver, I don't think what makes a good race car driver is a fearless person. I think it's somebody that is comfortable being behind the wheel of something that's somewhat out of control. -- Jeff Gordon
  • I am training at such a high level that I actually could eat anything and get by. But as my coach always says, your body is like a car, and food is like your fuel. I am a race car, so I can't just put unleaded fuel in my car. I need that good premium fuel. -- Lolo Jones
  • With tennis, you can go pick up a racket, take a lesson, and understand how much talent and skill it takes to be as good as the top pros. Same with golf: pick up a club. But not many can go out and get in a race car and experience a drive at over 200 miles an hour. -- Mario Andretti
  • I think music can really affect people's emotions and, when I am about to get into a race car, I definitely listen to music with a good beat - that's when you've got the adrenalin pumping. And the time before you go into a race weekend, you have a lot of emotion and adrenalin, and a lot of focus. -- Allan McNish
  • A Race car is more beautiful than the Victory of Samotracia -- Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
  • Any car which holds together for a whole race is too heavy. -- Colin Chapman
  • Coltrane had a sax, Dale Earnhardt drives a race car and everybody has their tools. -- Talib Kweli
  • As a driver, you want to race every lap possible, especially when you've got a good car. -- Romain Grosjean
  • I will always enter a race car from the left side. Always. Why? I have no idea. -- Mario Andretti
  • Every day in life there are challenges; whether you're an accountant, a race car driver or whatever you do. -- Justin Allgaier
  • It seems that these phenomenal feats that race car drivers are performing are instinctive. They [require] very little mental workload. -- Chris Gerdes
  • When you're in a car which can win every race, or fight for a win every race, that is pressure. -- Jenson Button
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  • I race to win. If I am on the bike or in a car it will always be the same. -- Valentino Rossi
  • Janet's a serious racer with some good race-car stuff. She can get the job done. I respect her as a racer. -- Neil Bonnett
  • As a race car driver, driving is the easy part. The hard part is containing the emotions on the race track. -- Kevin Harvick
  • It's pretty cool to be able to hang out with the President and have the race-winning car on the South Lawn. -- Buddy Rice
  • You think I'm a pretty good race car driver? Wait until you see my brother. He's the best driver in the family. -- Kurt Busch
  • If there's anyone in space, what they'll learn about the human race will be listening to us talking on the car phone. -- Roger McGuinn
  • I'm like a fine-tuned race car. You've got to make frequent pit stops when you drink as much tea as I do. -- Si Robertson
  • We couldn't get the car back until well after the end of the race and we had very little time for repairs. -- John Surtees
  • the car, by bisecting the human outline, diminishes it, producing a race of half-people in a motion not of their own making -- Marya Mannes
  • When runners win a big race these days, they get a car. When I won a big race, I got a ride. -- Ron Delany
  • We should make politicians dress like race car drivers -- when they get money, make them wear the company logos on their suit. -- Jay Leno
  • One of my biggest problems this season was with the clutch at the start of the race. I hate to risk the car. -- Alain Prost
  • Driving race cars was an avenue for me to learn how to build my own car, and that was my ambition all along. -- Carroll Shelby
  • If I had a musical identity that was definable then it would be time to get into painting or something else. Race car driving. -- Chris Cornell
  • All in all it was a smooth race, the car was very well balanced. I'm very proud to be the first winner here in India. -- Sebastian Vettel
  • I love getting on the subway because you get on the car, and you see the entire human race represented in any given subway car. -- Tim Daly
  • Writers now are putting total faith in designers at Apple and Amazon. It's almost like a race-car driver having no input into how cars are designed. -- Jonathan Safran Foer
  • There is always a chance of failure, of producing something totally unnecessary. But I guess that chance of failure is what makes tightrope walking, race-car driving... -- John Updike
  • Dale Earnhardt was the best race car driver there will ever be in NASCAR. I would hope you don't expect me to replace him because nobody ever will. -- Kevin Harvick
  • I grew up in the industry, so this whole entertainment thing is my world. If I had to leave it, maybe I'd be a race-car driver. That'd be awesome. -- Mitchel Musso
  • You never want to concede a place, but when youre leading the race or fighting for a podium position, you can find ways to make your car very wide! -- Romain Grosjean
  • You never want to concede a place, but when you're leading the race or fighting for a podium position, you can find ways to make your car very wide! -- Romain Grosjean
  • People want to see the car crash instead of the race. But, when you're the one in the car that's crashing, it's not much fun. I'm enjoying the race. -- Nikki Sixx
  • The race car is harder to drive. If there was an in-car camera that could have watched me saw on that wheel for 500 laps, there wasn't one time I could relax. -- Greg Biffle
  • When I was three years old, I had race-car wallpaper, a race-car bed, race-car toys. That was all I wanted. And nothing has changed. Except I don't have a race-car bed anymore.? -- Joey Logano
  • Guys are so predictable. They can't seem to separate fantasy from reality, so I get a lot of bikers and race car drivers hitting on me. They're all just playboys, so they don't interest me. -- Michelle Rodriguez