K-PAX Racing's attempting to turn an off-the-line Volvo C30 into a world-beating race car in 60 days. Driver Robb Holland's going to give us weekly project updates. Part one: why racing a Volvo isn't that crazy. —Ed.
Years ago the tagline for the World Challenge Pro racing series was "The Cars You Wish You Could Drive, The Way You Wish You Could Drive Them!" While that is certainly true of the GT class, which is populated by Porsche GT3s, Viper Competition Coupes and CTS-V Coupes. The average person has as much chance of racing one of these as they do getting a date with Paris Hilton (although, Paris is probably more fun than most of those cars, but far more expensive in the long run).