I was reading an article on Speed TV's website by an ALMS team owner- here's what he had to say:
"When we rolled the car out for qualifying my co-driver Chris Hall was given his orders, “lay it down”
I told him. We were not happy about the fact that we were being slowed down just hours before qualifying,..."
I first hear that phrase come out of Espo's (Tom Esposito) mouth like 10 years ago. I don't know if he made it up, but look how far it has gone.