Pit and Paddock

Wheeling the car back after practice. Tech Inspection
The view from the catwalks. Mid-Ohio has great garage access for season pass holders and people who buy paddock passes. The Newman Haas team has an innovative device on their wheels that spells out their sponsors name while the wheel spins. These LEDs make the design.
Cristiano de Matta, 130 lbs of pure nice guy. I've never seen a fuel cell removed from a car tub before. Barber Dodge paddock
The FedEx transport drivers double as bartenders for the CARA dinner Late night for the PacWest team. A contract dispute with Toyota put them behind schedule.
Everybody studies the lap charts
Scott Dixon's pit sign I think Sigma Motor Sports (Driver Oriol Servia) has one of the coolest transporter paint jobs.
Ford engines lined up and ready to go Adrian Fernandez's car art Close up of the the weight jackers controls used to adjust car handling.
Michele Jourdain's helmet Alex Zanardi's team helmets Tony Kanaan's car
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