This is the view atop the spotter’s tower at Daytona before the 24 Hours of Daytona race. I can see my car at nearly every point on the racetrack from up here, and I can’t take my eyes off the car or I lose it. An experienced spotter can make a significant difference in how your car finishes races. A good relationship with the driver is essential to good communication. We offer a few tips on how to develop and improve the art of race car spotting.