Becoming a mechanic is a versatile career choice that will give you plenty of options about how and where you choose to work. If you are good at what you do an have lots of experience, the next step in your career could be working with a race cars.
You will already have learnt the basics as a mechanic, so you will be able to transfer your knowledge into working with different kinds of vehicles. You may need to get a different qualification – have a look into what you will need and see what you would have to do. You then have something to aim for if this is the path you want your career to take.
Working as a racing car mechanic is going to be busy, competitive and require you to work long and unsociable hours. If you are passionate about doing it, then it’s important to get a foot in the door as soon as you can.