"This class has given me harder work, so that I can challenge myself. This project today is just the tip of the iceberg. We'll do many more interesting projects," he said.
"I shouldn't even be sitting here," Flay said at the post-race news conference. "The only thing I did ... I certainly was cheering the loudest in the entire racetrack, and maybe I gave that last little head bob, but that's about it."