Burnouts, on their own, are pretty darn neat. All that noise and smoke and smell of shredded rubber always makes for a good ol' time, especially here, in America, on the weekend of our Labors, this Labor Day, in America. So why not relax and watch them in slow-motion?
Doing a burnout is the most idiot-proof way to show off your car's power. My grandma could do one, it's so easy. There is positively no way to mess up a burnout...
The most evocative car races in history were when racecars competed on public roads. Monaco. Le Mans. The Carrera Panamericana. Those all featured wimpy sports racers, though. What happens when you put a Nascar on public streets?