Originally Posted by Twt
I think my first experience instructing with NASA sums it up. A guy shows up in a Spec e30 with slicks and tells me he needs me to instruct him at Road Atlanta so he can "race".....problem was, he had never been on a road coarse before,let alone RA , and he just bought the car the week prior and had never driven it!! That was my last time with NASA....and I haven't looked back.
Off topic but this is the type of stuff that has kept me from pursuing to be an instructor. My nightmare is some newbie shows up in a gtr or new corvette and pushes the car to its limits but has no idea how to drive it at its limits.