Lastly, its important to realize that your only contact with the road is through a very small patch of tires.
Stay smooth with the steering and the pedals and take good notice of the weight distribution from the rear to the front, left to right, and vice-versa. The more you go near the edge of adhesion of your tires, the more critical weight distribution becomes.
Racing drivers are masters of weight management. Over time they develop a feeling for the cars balance to influence the its behavior. Feeling what the car does and being smooth is what separates great racing drivers from the best!