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Global Time Attack’s Super Lap Battle at Buttonwillow Raceway

After our success at Gridlife, hopes were high for finally overcoming the Buttonwillow curse that has plagued us for years. In the past, the car would perform perfectly for numerous events and then have a massive failure in California. This year, we were determined to overcome that destiny. Preparation for the event went well, we … Continue reading Global Time Attack’s Super Lap Battle at Buttonwillow Raceway

Back in the Saddle Again at Gridlife Round 5 Gingerman

It was 10 months in the making. After two engine failures, a fire, and coming so close to the fastest lap ever at Super Lap Battle 2017, we knew we had a big rebuild ahead of us. In that time we’d repair the bodywork, rewire the entire car, update our data acquisition system, install a … Continue reading Back in the Saddle Again at Gridlife Round 5 Gingerman

DIY Downforce – How to Design Front Splitters, Diffusers, Flat Bottoms, Wings and more!

A guide to improving your car’s aerodynamic downforce performance efficiently, without wind tunnel testing or CFD analysis. Improving downforce can seem like a big challenge when you don’t have the tools to measure increases in performance. How do we know if the wing we put on our car or the air dam we spent a … Continue reading DIY Downforce – How to Design Front Splitters, Diffusers, Flat Bottoms, Wings and more!

Blast From The Past: 2013 Super Lap Battle Photos

This post was 4 years in the making! 2013's Super Lap Battle was a year we didn't compete and because of this, we flew the Professional Awesome crew out to enjoy the race, provide coverage for MotoIQ.com and to help our friends. For the online story, I jumped in a bit over my head as … Continue reading Blast From The Past: 2013 Super Lap Battle Photos

Global Time Attack Super Lap Battle 2017 Recap

I lay in bed, a bit over 24 hours after the end of Global Time Attack’s Super Lap Battle 2017 event, reflecting on how crazy the race went. The team came so prepared, with the goal firmly on setting the fastest lap of Buttonwillow ever. The last 8 months have been nearly 7 days a … Continue reading Global Time Attack Super Lap Battle 2017 Recap

The Name’s Giles, Devin Stiglitz Giles

  It's been over a year now that I have been a part of Professional Awesome and I thought the time was right to say hello. Oh wait, I forgot to tell you who "I" was. I go by Devin Stiglitz Giles and I was brought aboard to diversify the team and increase the readership … Continue reading The Name’s Giles, Devin Stiglitz Giles