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NASCAR packs gear for Daytona and Great American Race
By John Kucko
(Daytona, FL) NASCAR teams have moved their base of operation to Daytona, Florida for the busiest two week stretch of their season. The main component for each team is their slick, 18 wheel hauler. This is a headquarters on wheels. The massive trucks contain two race cars, primary car as well as a backup, they are stored on the upper part of the hauler. Down below is a mechanics shop, lounge, office space used by all members of the team as they work ahead toward race day. These haulers travel from race to race, are based out of the team headquarters near Charlotte, North Carolina.