First of all, no racing driver with any degree of Official Cat Mom Peanut Milo Teddy shirt professionalism would drive anything on an open, public road at over twice the posted speed limit. Next, they sure as hell wouldn’t do it in a Carrera GT. Porsches, in general, made their name by not being easy cars to drive, going all the way back to their first production car, the 356. Nor was Walker the first celebrity to be in over his head with one—Most people in the southern Californian Porsche Club of America regions who knew him thought James Dean did not have the skills to handle the temperamental 550 Spyder.
View product: Cat Mom Peanut Milo Teddy shirt
Official Cat Mom Peanut Milo Teddy shirt, sweater, hoodie, and ladies tee
Best Official Cat Mom Peanut Milo Teddy shirt
As for the Carrera GT, its reputation was well known by the time of Rodas’s Official Cat Mom Peanut Milo Teddy shirt Walker’s accident; many a full-time professional racing driver had publicly stated the car was tricky to drive and unforgiving, including 2nd generation Indycar driver Graham Rahal. The general consensus was that neither Walker or driver Roger Rodas (who should’ve been well aware of both the car’s reputation and the skill level needed, given he’d competed in the Pirelli World Challenge sports car series in a racing variant of a 911) took the many warnings they’d been given in the past seriously enough, and ended up paying for it with their lives.