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Hypercritical from Professional Awesome Racing

By Professional Awesome Racing

Join Mike Lewin, Devin Giles, Dan O'Donnell and Hayden Lowe from Professional Awesome as they discuss American Time Attack, Race Engineering, and other Grassroots Motorsports
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EP.41 Amir From RSFuture
EP.41 Amir From RSFuture
Today Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin are joined by Amir From RS Motors. You may know his crazy Koyo Radiator NSX in Street Mod Timeattack with Global Time Attack. His NSX is currently being built to compete in the Unlimited class. He also makes aero packages for other competitors.  Where can you find Amir Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rsfuture/ Website: https://www.rsfuture.com/ Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:02:17
November 28, 2022
EP.40 Huge Updates With The S2000 And Race EVO
EP.40 Huge Updates With The S2000 And Race EVO
Today Hayden, Dan, and Devin updated us on the two flagship cars. The S2000 may have another engine in it that's just as popular as the K. There are rumors of an Evo finally coming out as well.  Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
52:51
October 19, 2022
EP.39 Andy Smedegard from ASMotorsports
EP.39 Andy Smedegard from ASMotorsports
Today we have Dan, Mike, and Devin. Andy Smedegard from ASMotorsports joins us. We discuss GLTC, Drifting, ASM's dominance in multiple motorsports, and what's next for ASM. Where you find Andy: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asmotorsports.us/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ASMllc Website: https://www.shopasmotorsports.com/ Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:08:06
October 14, 2022
EP.38 Don't Care About Sundae Cup With Aric Streeter
EP.38 Don't Care About Sundae Cup With Aric Streeter
Today we have a full crew with Dan, Mike, Hayden, and Devin. We are joined by Aric Streeter from Speed Secrets, LLC. We talk about the Sundae Cup, Spirit of time attack, and time attack class formats. Where you can find Aric Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/speedstreetllc/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpeedStreetLLC Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:05:27
September 28, 2022
Ep.37 Devin from Fortune Auto
Ep.37 Devin from Fortune Auto
Hayden, Dan, and Devin are joined by Devin Hernon who works for Fortune Auto as their motorsports coordinator. Devin H. has also been tracking a Mercedes hatchback that is pretty awesome. Perfect opportunity to listen in on some behind the scenes stuff at Fortune Auto. Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
50:32
September 09, 2022
EP. 36 Lewin Is Back, Feedback on
EP. 36 Lewin Is Back, Feedback on
Today we have Dan, Devin, and Mike talking about feedback on products and cars. They also go over Devin's new Cavalier Porsche. They also go over addressing issues at the track from Gridlife Autobahn. Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
55:25
August 27, 2022
EP.35 Ben Lin from Gears and Gasoline
EP.35 Ben Lin from Gears and Gasoline
Today Ben Lin joins us from Gears and Gasoline. We discuss a plethora of stuff. This is an episode that ran a little long but is well worth it. Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:33:33
July 01, 2022
EP.34 Just Us!
EP.34 Just Us!
Join Mike Lewin, Devin Giles, Dan O'Donnell and Hayden Lowe from Professional Awesome as they discuss American Time Attack, Race Engineering, and other Grassroots Motorsports Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:01:21
May 06, 2022
Ep.33 Uncle Tony from UMS Tuning and Global Time Attack
Ep.33 Uncle Tony from UMS Tuning and Global Time Attack
Tony Szirka joins Dan, Mike, and Hayden to talk about we compare how much better of a person Tony is than Mike. Tony has some rules that he doesn't agree with the boys about that make for great conversation. Someone admits they're wrong, someone admits they are slow, and in the end, we all agree on one thing. A certain German automobile company is pretty junk.  Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:08:04
April 26, 2022
Ep32. The Jensons!
Ep32. The Jensons!
Eric and Jackson Jenson joined Mike and Devin this week. We go over a ton of father and son due and some struggles of piloting two cars in GLTC.  Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:02:11
March 29, 2022
EP.31 Scott Robertson from Track Walking Podcast
EP.31 Scott Robertson from Track Walking Podcast
Scott Robertson from the Track Walking Podcast joined Mike, Hayden, and Devin. We go over a ton of GLTC stuff, the mental aspects of racing, street tires, and much more! You can find Scott Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/robertsonracing/ Podcast: http://www.tracktuned.com/track-walking Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TrackWalkingPodcast Facebook Chat Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/860208618109308 Our Socials Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:10:23
March 14, 2022
EP.30 Speed Academy with Dave Pratte
EP.30 Speed Academy with Dave Pratte
Mike, Hayden, Dan, and Devin are joined by Dave Pratte from Speed Academy. They discuss how awesome the print days were when Dave worked at Modified Mag. He also gives us some behind-the-scenes on how their Youtube channel functions. Why Youtube sucks and why it's also a great platform. Another awesome insight into other avenues of creating content. Special co Guest Quincy as well!  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:06:47
February 11, 2022
EP.29 Popeyes Racing! In Depth Sponsorship Break Down W/Tanner From Fuel Lab
EP.29 Popeyes Racing! In Depth Sponsorship Break Down W/Tanner From Fuel Lab
Mike, Hayden, Dan, and Devin are joined by Tanner from Fuel Lab. We go over some of how to pitch to a potential sponsor. We go behind the scenes on some of his tactics on pitching to high-level supporters for FD programs. He also shares what he looks for when receiving a sponsorship email and some of the things that you should include. I'll give you a hint, it's not all about your following. We also have a new question for you as well as Devin's obscure car of the week.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:13:34
February 04, 2022
EP.28 Sucking At Having Fun w/ Dewey
EP.28 Sucking At Having Fun w/ Dewey
Mike, Hayden, Dan, and Devin are joined by the one, the only, Eric Dewey Dewitt! We get all riled up about time attack. We share some opinions to improve time attack that is sure to piss off someone. We also need your help finding Dan's obscure car!  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:00:21
January 28, 2022
EP. 27 How To Diagnose A Problem and Obsecure Car #2 Volkwagen SP2
EP. 27 How To Diagnose A Problem and Obsecure Car #2 Volkwagen SP2
Mike, Hayden, Dan, and Devin Talk about how to diagnose a problem. Rather it is blown fuel pumps to suspension-related incidents like a car pulling to one side. We also go over another Obscure car. As always, we leave you with some homework to win a free T-Shirt.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:07:24
January 21, 2022
Ep. 26 Welcoming in 2022!
Ep. 26 Welcoming in 2022!
Mike, Hayden, Dan, and Devin Talk about their recent project updates and some goals for 2022.  A special twist in throughout this episode regarding a GM company. Be sure to email or PM us your answers to the homework on this episode. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
59:51
January 12, 2022
EP.25 Corvette's Aren't Competitive in GLTC, Feras Abuqartoumy did what?
EP.25 Corvette's Aren't Competitive in GLTC, Feras Abuqartoumy did what?
Mike, Hayden, and Devin recap what went down with at Gridlife's Final event of the year. Focusing on the highs and lows of Gridlife Touring Cup, Feras and his blistering fast C6 Corvette, and we dabble into how to keep a car on track all season and the developing process to be on the pointy end of the sport. We think you will like this one but let us know if you agree or disagree.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
51:52
October 13, 2021
EP.24 Former Hoonigan and Getaway Driver Contestant Brian Frozone
EP.24 Former Hoonigan and Getaway Driver Contestant Brian Frozone
Mike, Dan, Hayden, and Devin are joined by special guest Brian Frozone. Brian competes in Canadian Sports Car Series and Gridlife in his Volkswagen GTI. You may have also seen him on the show Getaway Driver and Hoonigans Talent search a few years ago. Brian shares with us why he chose the GTI, some sim racing thoughts, and what he thinks about pro racing.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
59:21
September 22, 2021
EP.23 Infamous Adam Jabaay From Slip Angle Podcast, #Gridlife, and Memes
EP.23 Infamous Adam Jabaay From Slip Angle Podcast, #Gridlife, and Memes
Mike, Dan, Hayden, and Devin are joined by special guest Adam Jabaay from Gridlife, Slipangle Podcast, and all the Memes on Track Midwest! WE talk about his philosophy to Gridlife Touring Cup rules. He also thinks we hate him but it's really the other way around. This is a can't miss episode! Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:27:22
August 16, 2021
EP.22 A Talk About Partnerships With Emily From Advance Auto Parts
EP.22 A Talk About Partnerships With Emily From Advance Auto Parts
Mike, Dan, Hayden, and Devin are joined by special guest Emily from Advance Auto Parts! They discuss what a big company like Advance looks for when it partners with someone, How to look at content creation, and some misconceptions to avoid.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:31:52
August 08, 2021
Ep.21 Jason Dienhart From Global Time Attack!
Ep.21 Jason Dienhart From Global Time Attack!
Mike,Dan, Hayden, and Devin are joined by special guest Jason Dienhart! They discuss the early times of GTA and ow it formed to the premier time attack organization in the USA. They also discuss the Long Beach event.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777  Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860   Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:06:51
August 02, 2021
EP.20 Honda Fits are Trash, S2000 and Rabbit Updates!
EP.20 Honda Fits are Trash, S2000 and Rabbit Updates!
Hayden and Devin talk about whats's going on with the S2000, K series vs F Series, Why Fits suck, and some soft deadlines in our first duo episode. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
47:07
July 19, 2021
EP.19 Safety & Making Time Attack Better w/ Dewey
EP.19 Safety & Making Time Attack Better w/ Dewey
Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin are joined by a special guest. Eric Dewit, famously known as Dewey. They discuss the state of time attack, safety, and how we can make time attack better!  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:07:28
July 05, 2021
EP.18 GLTC Midseason Tire Rule and Car Optimization
EP.18 GLTC Midseason Tire Rule and Car Optimization
Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin share their thoughts about the new rule in Gridlife Touring Cup about A052s. They also share a few things about car optimization. Listen to the end we will love to hear your feedback. Sorry, this episode is a little raw, unedited.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
40:42
June 24, 2021
EP.17 Computational Fluid Dynamics and New Pro Awe Parts
EP.17 Computational Fluid Dynamics and New Pro Awe Parts
Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin go over the basis of CFD. For those that want to know the basics of this popular term that's been thrown around these days, this is the episode for you. You may have to re-listen a couple of times as well, it's packed with insights from Mike. We also go over some new parts we are making.  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:08:08
May 10, 2021
EP.16 RPM Act and Motorsports Partnerships
EP.16 RPM Act and Motorsports Partnerships
This episode has been published and can be heard everywhere your podcast is available. Hayde, Mike, and Devin discuss what's in the RPM act and how it affects the average car enthusiast and racers. We also dabble in motorsports partnerships and how they can be right for you.  RPM Act: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/2602/text?r=59&s=1&fbclid=IwAR2RDZD5ug-cquLrJla-mTmOGOTEifyKu6Jo8JoTwk5CLJQ5fPRi3xxc1Y8 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
59:59
April 04, 2021
EP.15 Jeremy Swenson and Gridlife Touring Cup
EP.15 Jeremy Swenson and Gridlife Touring Cup
Hayde, Dan, Mike, and Devin are joined by the infamous Jeremy Swenson. Jeremy has raced his C6 ZR1 across the country. You may know the name from Optima Challenge, King Of The Hill Autocross, and Gridlife's Time Attack series. Now he has decided to stop into the Gridlife Touring Cup challenge which is a wheel-to-wheel series with rules that favor 4 cylinder lightweight vehicles. Take a listen to how his first event went at Cota at Super Lap Battle. We also dabble in some technical talk as usual.  Jeremy's Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/jtswenson05 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777  Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860  Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:18:05
March 22, 2021
EP.14 Nads from Hoonigan, The Real OG of Timeattack
EP.14 Nads from Hoonigan, The Real OG of Timeattack
Dan, Mike, and Devin are joined by Nads From Hoonigan this week. They talk about how nads brought Time Attack to the USA, the early days of Redline, and Global Time attack. Nads also shares what his thoughts are on the Spirit of Time Attack is in his eyes and where TA seems to be going. A must-listen show! Places where you can reach us: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/professionalawesome777 Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2950472345184860 Website: https://professionalawesome.com
01:41:35
February 22, 2021
EP.13 Chatting With Gridlife's Competition Director, Abrin Schumucker
EP.13 Chatting With Gridlife's Competition Director, Abrin Schumucker
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin are joined by Abrin Schumucker this week. They talk about rules and the latest updates with Gridlife. We also get into a lengthy discussion about classes and what is or isn't.  This should be a good one so let us know what...
01:36:44
January 27, 2021
EP.12 DCTs, Spirit Of Time Attack & Much More!
EP.12 DCTs, Spirit Of Time Attack & Much More!
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin talk about DCTs and why they are great and why they suck. They also dabble briefly on what would make the most sense for rules. Spirit of Time Attack is discussed in agonizing detail. Mike is an idiot and the team's New Year...
01:11:36
January 10, 2021
EP.11 Professional Drivers Jeff Westphal & Tom O' Gorman Insights on Timeattack and General Racing
EP.11 Professional Drivers Jeff Westphal & Tom O' Gorman Insights on Timeattack and General Racing
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin are joined by a couple of special guests. Tom O' Gorman and Jeff Westphal! They share how racing professional race cars compare to driving in time attack. They also share some unique insight into their racing past and how...
01:19:40
December 20, 2020
EP.10 Proposal for Timeattack format change and GTLC Talk
EP.10 Proposal for Timeattack format change and GTLC Talk
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin talk about what a spectator-friendly time attack format may look like.  They also discuss Devin's C5 in Gridlife Touring Cup and what Mike and Dan think the ideal candidate for the class would be. They wrap things up with...
53:46
December 06, 2020
EP.9 Corvette's to Dominant? When to replace an OEM part with Aftermarket? Special Guest Aric Streeter
EP.9 Corvette's to Dominant? When to replace an OEM part with Aftermarket? Special Guest Aric Streeter
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin were joined by a special guest Aric Streeter. Aric does racecar consulting for Speed Street LLC. In this episode, they talk about some pet peeves in racing. Where is Time Attack heading? Are Corvettes to dominant ?  When to...
01:02:40
November 22, 2020
Ep.8 Do We Need Payouts?, Are Timeattack Rules To Loose?
Ep.8 Do We Need Payouts?, Are Timeattack Rules To Loose?
Hayden, Dan, Mike, and Devin go over what a payout structure for a time attack could like it. This also ventures in marketing and brand awareness. The boys wrap it up with a rules discussion or the lack of rules discussion. Places where you can reach...
57:56
November 08, 2020
EP. 7 Myths In Chassis Set Up With Special Guest Jason Saini
EP. 7 Myths In Chassis Set Up With Special Guest Jason Saini
Jason Saini Join the Professional Awesome crew to talk about common misconceptions and driving habits. Places where you can reach us:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/Facebook:...
56:49
October 26, 2020
EP.6 Street Tire Treadwear is a Joke, Covid's Impact, and Everyone Needs a PDM
EP.6 Street Tire Treadwear is a Joke, Covid's Impact, and Everyone Needs a PDM
In this episode, Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin discuss a few viewer questions from Trackmidwest. They cover PDM vs Traditional dummy systems, Covid's impact, and 200 Treadwear tires. Places where you can reach us:Instagram:...
53:24
October 11, 2020
EP. 5 Humble Beginnings
EP. 5 Humble Beginnings
In this episode, Hayden, Mike, Dan, and Devin discuss where they started down the path to racing.Places where you can reach us:Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/Facebook:...
49:42
September 14, 2020
EP.4 The Engineering Mindset
EP.4 The Engineering Mindset
In this episode Mike and Hayden delve into how Mike tackles consulting and other engineering based problems as it pertains to time attack. The discussion revolves around the analysis of the system at hand, individuals overconfidence in their work, and...
58:16
August 26, 2020
EP.3 Are You An Elite Driver? Dewey COD Challenge Accepted!
EP.3 Are You An Elite Driver? Dewey COD Challenge Accepted!
In this episode, Dan, Hayden, Devin, and Mike discuss what makes someone an alien when it comes to driving.
46:01
August 09, 2020
EP 2.5 Continuation of episode 2
EP 2.5 Continuation of episode 2
In this episode, Dan, Hayden, Devin, and Mike discuss some of the vehicles they have owned in the past as it retains to racing
11:36
July 26, 2020
EP.2 Cars Owned & Raced, Warzone Call Out, and Searching for Electric Vehicle
EP.2 Cars Owned & Raced, Warzone Call Out, and Searching for Electric Vehicle
In this episode, Dan, Hayden, Devin, and Mike discuss some of the vehicles they have owned in the past as it retains to racing
39:00
July 26, 2020
EP1 - Rules and Cheating
EP1 - Rules and Cheating
Join Mike Lewin, Devin Giles, and Hayden Lowe from Professional Awesome as they discuss rules and cheating in the American Time attack. They also talk about electric vehicles, banned modifications, and Call of Duty Warzone. Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/ProfessionalAwesome777 Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/professionalawesomeracing/ For business inquiries, products, and consulting you can reach us at https://professionalawesome.com/
37:19
July 10, 2020