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Hendrick: Improving current car a better option than COT

Rick Hendrick says NASCAR should have improved the current car before building a new one, writes David Newton.

Updated: November 2, 2007, 2:10 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

HAMPTON, Ga. -- Rick Hendrick didn't take NASCAR seriously when officials first talked about building the Car of Tomorrow.

Had he, the owner of Hendrick Motorsports would have tried harder to convince the governing body to improve the current car instead of constructing a new one.

"I made a huge mistake by not trying to lobby a little bit earlier, I guess," Hendrick said during Monday's COT test at Atlanta Motor Speedway. "I've always been against it, and I haven't changed. ...

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