TCGR: Ricky Davis, Chief Mechanic

Uncategorized — By on July 1, 2011 10:19 am

Name: Ricky Davis

Team: Target Chip Ganassi Racing

Position: Chief Mechanic

Total years in racing: 40

Years with current team: 16

Previous teams you’ve worked with: Vince Granatelli.

Weekday duties: Oversee car preparation.

Race weekend duties: Same as above.

How you got started in racing: Started racing quarter midgets at nine years old.

Favorite part of job: Race day.

Most difficult part of job: Race day.

Career highlight in racing: Winning the 2008 Indy 500.

Favorite way to spend an off-weekend: Hanging out with my 13-year-old daughter. Wood working.