My name is Alison Sterbenz 'm a 17 year old girl from Iowa, this season I'd like to race street stock/ stock car. I have a car being built but there are many ?'s I have. first of all how do I preapare for the season, what are the basic things i need to know about my car? see racing runs through my blood cuz i have like 6 cousins that race anything from 4 cyl, hobby stock, street stock, mod and late model. but they all say i'd be better off to get a go kart. well this makes me want to prove them wrong, so how do I get sponsors and where do I go and all that. I know where I want to race what car, what colors numbers and all i hve a few sponsors but no paying sponsors. so how can i prove them wrong how can a be come a great driver? any suggestions I'm an open book! alison firstname.lastname@example.org ! so someone plz help me.