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Old 12-28-2012, 11:07 AM   #55
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Originally Posted by cowmoo32 View Post
It was me. A lot of mech engineers end up doing building mechanical work (plubming, hvac, sprinkler, etc) and 90% of them get into the major expecting to be working on cars and motorcycles. It happens, but you have to be the best of the best.
There are small racing start ups too. A lot of Cornell MechEs work for SpaceX and smaller numbers with Deltawing and F1.

If anything, I'd say more racing engineers go into NASCAR than big three (GM, Ford).
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