If you want to be a racer then you need to practice a lot as that skill can only be learned through hard strenuous practice. To tell you, the truth, that won't be easy since the other participants in the race also does lots of strenuous practice. In the end, only those with true talents would come up on top. Sad thing that you need to know is that not all have a talent when it come to racing and that is why there are winners and losers in a race.
In this game, you would know if you are a winner or a loser. This won't help you to figure out if you truly have a talent in the sport since this is only a game. But, this game would truly excite you to the very end as the game is based on a real life racing. For you to win a race, you need to do lots of practice, but in this game, you need better control and don't forget those booster sections that could send you in a flash. That would surely booster your chances at winning, but in the end good driving skills are what you need to win in this game.