Driving Schools

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Derek Daly Performance Driving Academy
Web Address: speedcentre.com
1-888-GO-DEREK or (702) 643-2126
7000 North Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89115

Derek Daly provides the total package. The program includes opinions from some of the biggest stars of auto racing. You will have contact with the best around, Formula One, IMSA, and Indy car. They have exclusive data acquisition systems that match your driving skills against the top drivers in the world. They are the home of the Team Green Academy American Driver Development Program, proving "the pros come to the pros." They offer: Las Vegas Motor Speedway, four road courses, one-day car control clinic, and , 1, 3-day Formula Racing Car School. This is an advanced Road Racing School with activities all year.

Danny McKeever's Fast Lane Racing School
The Official Racing School of Toyota Motorsports
Phone/Fax (888) 948-4888
P.O. Box 2315 
Rosamond, CA 93560

If you want to live the fantasy of driving a racecar this is the school for you. You will race in a racecar on a racetrack and bring your driving skills to a new level. Train with instructors who teach the participants in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro/Celebrity Race and drive the same Toyota Celicas that the have driven. You have the option of bringing your own too.
Located north of Los Angeles at Willow Springs International Raceway they have 1,2, and 3-day high performance and road racing courses. Courses are also available for corporate incentive programs. 

The Mid-Ohio School, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
94 North High Street, Ste. 50
Dublin, OH 43017
(614) 793-4615 / fax: (614) 793-4624

This is a Honda High Performance Course that allows drivers to develop driving skills for greater car control through cornering, skid pad, and wet braking and lapping drills. They help to fine tune your driving skills on the racetrack through high speed cornering and extensive lapping drills. You have the option of this being a two-day course. There is a teen-driving program to learn vital driving techniques like car control, wet braking, emergency lane change and accident avoidance. Licensed competitors learn the intricacies and secrets of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in a one-day course. Encounter a one-on-one coaching program from an instructor during select race weekends at Mid-Ohio. Take a reminder course on defensive driving skills. They emphasize awareness and accident avoidance. Corporations can give clients or employees a day of excitement behind the wheel at Mid-Ohio. They will custom design a program to fit your needs. Opportunities are just around the corner to get an extensive amount of track time lapping Mid-Ohio. Cars must be street legal (no competition or highly modified cars allowed). Enrollment is subject to the review of The Mid-Ohio School.

Winfield Franam Racing, Inc.
(612) 541-9461 / fax: (612) 541-1380
1409 S. Wilshire Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55305

If you are a 17-year-old kart racer, 50-year-old business executive wanting an absolutely safe adventure holiday, they have the course for you. Winfield is cost effective way to develop to your potential. They have 30 F1 drivers, 92 F wins, 5 F1 World Championships. They are the only major school that offers liability free instruction throughout, has a 25-year injury free record, and uses slick racing tires. Franan programs lasting one week start as low as $2,985 with instruction, accommodations and meals.

Skip Barber Racing School 
E-mail: speed@skipbarber.com
1-800-221-111 or 860-45-1300
Fax: 860-435-1300
29 Brook Street
Lakeville, CT 06039

The Skip Barber Racing School is at 20+ racetracks nationwide. You will drive the state-of-the-art 2.0L Formula Dodge race car, Viper GTS Coupe, Dakota V8 Sport truck, Neon R/T, and the Viper Roadster in the one or two-day Dodge/Skip Barber Driving School. Three day Racing School graduates can apply for SCCA Regional License. Also offered are Corporate Programs, advanced activities, and an Introduction to racing course. Free full-color catalogue and gift certificates always available. 


Russell Racing School
Fax: 707-939-6851
29305 Arnold Drive
Sonoma, CA 95476

The Russell Racing School is the Official Racing School of the United States Auto Club (USAC). Jacques Courture, who provides personalized instruction in the sophisticated driving techniques of driving a car at its limit leads their professional instructors. The Russell Highway Survival Course features the Mitsubishi Galant. It features an advanced training program for teens as well as adults. The training course that you can experience features a state-of-the-art, open wheel, single seat, rear engine racecar. After graduation you're qualified to obtain your competition license and race in the Russell/USAC Championship Racing series. The training sessions are open year around and just minutes from San Francisco.

Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving
Firebird International Raceway Complex
1800-842-7223 520-796-1111
Fax: 520-796-0660
P.O. Box 51980 
Phoenix, AZ 85076-1980

The Bob Bondurant School features year-round driving instruction at a state-of-the-art purpose built facility, designed by Bob Bondurant himself. They offer Grand Prix Road Racing, Advanced Road Racing, High performance Driving Teenage Defensive Driving, Highway Survival Training, Executive Protection/Anti Kidnapping Courses, and Corporate Team-building Programs. The Bob Bondurant School can provide the full spectrum of training using over 150 race-prepared Ford vehicles. Custom group and corporate courses are also available.

Driving Dynamics
908-219-404 / Fax: 908-219-9799
25 Bridge Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07701

SCCA accredited 2-day Performance Schools at Pocono Raceway as well as 1 and 2-day Advanced Driving Schools. Driving Dynamics offers Anti-terrorist, anti-car jacking programs, skid control training, and 4 X 4 Off-Road programs. You will develop techniques that will teach you control over your car and for more enjoyment while driving. This course counts toward your SCCA License. One-on-one instruction is also available.

Buck Baker Racing School
Where The Pros Learn to Race
1-800-529-BUCK or 704-366-6224
1613 Runnymede Lane
Charlotte, NC 28211

Nascar Winston Cup training programs held year round at Rockingham, Atlanta, and Bristol Speedways. This program offers one, two, and three day Basic Winston Cup courses, two day Advance Winston Cup courses, corporate promotions and incentives, hot lap race car rides, and ride and drive day courses. The program starts with walking the track, learning the racing "line", learning about the Winston Cup racecar, how to get in and how to "stand on it". Then you're strapped down, cranked up and taking laps by yourself. Then you're fine-tuning your racing techniques, going faster and faster, and then finally practicing your slingshot maneuvers. Call for a free brochure.


Richard Petty Driving Experience
6022 Victory Lane
Harrisburg, NC 28075

Participants have the chance to drive or ride in a Winston cup-style stock car at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Daytona International Speedway, Pikes Peak International Raceway, New Hampshire International Speedway, and Texas Motor Speedway. The programs available year round. The Richard Petty Driving Experience has five options: the 8-lap "Rookie Experience", the 16-lap "Winston Experience", the 30-lap "Experience of a Lifetime", the two-day "Racing Experience", the 40-lap "Advanced Racing Experience", and it also offers a 3-lap "Ride Along Program" for the fan who wants to just go along for the ride.


Tracktime, Inc.
Performance Driving Schools
Fax: 330-759-7189
4600-A Middle Drive
Youngstown, OH 44505

Get the most track time and one-on-one personalized in-car instruction. Use your own car or rent a race prepared BMW. You can take Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, and one and two-day classes available. For cost, dates, and locations call for a free brochure.


Tracktime, Inc.
Stock Car School at Michigan Speedway
Fax: 330-759-7189
4600-A Middle Drive
Youngstown, OH 44505

Now you have the opportunity to live out your fantasies at Michigan Speedway in a real competition driven stock car. TrackTime combines 13 years of experience with its renowned driver training expertise while offering maximum track time to the world's showcase of speed. For cost, dates, and locations call for a free brochure.


Jim Russell Racing School
Fax: 819-425-9183
P.O. Box 119, Mont Tremblant
Quebec, Canada JOT 1Z0

The Jim Russell Racing School offers Formula Ford and Formula 2000 training on the 2.65-mile ex-Formula 1 road course Le Circuit Mont Tremblant. Introductory and advanced courses, trial days, lapping days, corporate events, and a 12 race championship series build up to several scholarship programs designed to promote aspiring drivers with a chance to earn a ride with the School's Pro Racing Teams in Canada or England. Call, write or fax for our new brochure and let us show you why.


Go 4 It Racing Schools
For Cars or Motorcycles
374 North 96th Street
Fax: 303-661-3940

Since 1985, Go 4 It Services, Inc., has been improving drivers' skills at all levels. They are open 7 days a week and year around, while specializing in quality private instruction. Four tracks are available. SCCA and MRA Roadracing Approved. You may use your own car, or rent their SSB, T1, AS, SRF, FF, FM, World Challenge or even Indy Cars that are available for races, schools, or seasons. They offer seminars, street courses, high performance courses, roadracing courses, super courses, and custom courses.

Car Guys, Inc.
1-800-800-GUYS (4897)
Fax: 540-774-8823
P.O. Box 21275
Roanoke, VA 24018

Car Guys' on-track driver education program teaches high-performance skills through in-car and classroom instruction. Solo 1 license approval is available, and the program is recognized by HSR. They offer personal, corporate or governmental safety training. Their Decisive Driving Car Control Program features the Michelin Mobile Skid Control Lab and Accident Avoidance System. Classes are offered regularly in Manassas, VA. Classes also can be given on their clients' sites too.


Bertil Roos Indy-style Racing School
Fax: 717-646-4794
P.O. Box 221
Blakeslee, PA 18610

The Roos Racing School offers Oval Racing at Nazareth Speedway and Road Racing at Pocono Raceway. They have been teaching at Pocono Raceway for twenty plus years. The day and 1 day intro courses are for the enthusiast, while the 3 and 5-day courses polish the skills of even the advanced racers. They make a special effort to accommodate corporate outings. All programs are taught in full winged Formula 2000 Race Cars. The oval courses at Nazareth Speedway are unique in their use of these cars on an unrestricted mile oval. Gift certificates are available.


Road Atlanta Racing School 
Road Atlanta Advanced Driving School
Fax: 770-967-2668
5300 Winder Highway
Braselton, GA 30517

The Road Racing programs utilize the "new" Panoz GT-Ra. Their instructors are all veteran professional racers who consider the 2.54-mile Road Atlanta circuit their home track. There's no equipment or experience required. The Road Atlanta is the place to start a hobby or career in racing. Their advanced driving schools are conducted on a skid pad, autocross and car control area. At Road Atlanta custom and corporate driving schools are their specialty. The courses make the most of your team building, incentive, education, and entertainment programs.



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