Harry White

harry-white-racingOccupation: Forest Ecologist
Education: Yale University
Current Track Car: 2007 MINI Cooper S JCW – Nikki
First Track Car: Same!
Daily Driver: 2008 Toyota Tacoma (my work truck) but the “other” car is a 1975 Triumph TR6 restored to Triumph S2 Fast Road specs.
Dream Track Car: 2009 MINI Cooper S Factory JCW (I don’t ask for much)
Favorite Track: Watkins Glen, Lime Rock
Any Speeding Tickets We Should Know About? Suffice to say that I’ve always been able to beat them, so far.
Most Memorable Track Experience: Running with a pack of MINIs at Watkins Glen.
Least Memorable Track Experience: Spinning in oil at the West Bend on November 11 … As racer Tom Fowler said, “I was doing fine until about mid-corner when I ran out of talent.”
Ultimate Track Goals: To become one with my MINI, without twisted metal or bloodshed, of course.
Tracks Driven: Lime Rock, Watkins Glen, New Hampshire, Pocono
Years Running with the SCDA 1
Favorite Food: Most anything that’s not good for you.
Hobbies: Driving, skiing, flyfishing, offshore boating, searching for old-growth trees
Anything Else We Should Know? Sterling Martin said it best: “I feel safe when I’m on the racetrack, I really do. I know that I’m surrounded by the best drivers in the world. That’s something you can’t say when you’re driving down the interstate.”