Indianapolis Motor Speedway
The Skip Barber Racing School is going to the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the first time Oct. 8-18, 2019, offering three levels of instruction for aspiring race car drivers or experienced racers looking to advance their skills at the Racing Capital of the World.
Nearly one-third of the starters in the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge over the last 30 years are graduates of SBRS, including 2016 winner Alexander Rossi, Marco Andretti, Michael Andretti, Conor Daly, Bryan Herta, Colton Herta, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Spencer Pigot and many more. Now you can experience this race track like never before!
Intro To Racing
Our Intro To Racing School program is the easiest way to hop in the driver’s seat of a race car and sample what the world of Skip Barber Racing has to offer.
Based on our popular One Day Racing School, the four hour Intro to Racing curriculum begins with a detailed vehicle dynamics lesson that will teach participants the fundamentals of professional racing. Participants then head to the race track where they take to the wheel of our race cars in intense lead-follow sessions!
Intro To Racing Dates:
One Day Racing School
The One Day Racing School is the perfect program for the person new to racing. This day long experience allows the driver to experience our race prepared school cars on the race track. This school begins with an in-depth classroom session going over the racing line and vehicle dynamics. The program rapidly picks up the pace as you experience the thrill these high horsepower, high grip race cars with lead follow laps on the race track! This is the ideal program for helping the motorsport enthusiast. Once you try the One Day Racing School, you are sure to want to come back for more. After the One Day Racing School, the Three Day Racing School is the perfect next step!
1 Day Mustang GT Racing School Dates:
One Day Racing School
1 Day Formula 4 Racing School Dates:
Three Day Racing School
The Three Day Racing School is every driver’s gateway to motorsports and racing. This is Skip Barber Racing School’s signature product – with a curriculum that combines classroom sessions with practical hands on seat time. The Three Day Racing School is a prerequisite for racers interested in obtaining a club, professional or international racing license. In this unique program, students master the fundamentals of racing in classroom and driving sessions. The cars used in the program are our race prepared School Cars. The School Car has braking and cornering capabilities that vastly exceed any street or sports car.
3 Day Racing School Dates:
Three Day Racing School
3 Day Formula 4 Racing School Dates:
Two Day Advanced Formula Racing School
The Two Day Advanced Racing School is just as it sounds, advanced. This school picks up right where the Three Day Racing School leaves off and helps the participant transition from student to Racer. In this school, students are able to polish the skill set developed, while adding speed and consistency. In addition to on-track instruction from world-renowned instructors, drivers go wheel-to-wheel against the instructors to practice race situations and hone their racecraft.
In order to be eligible to participate in the 2 Day Advanced Racing School at IMS, drivers must complete a 3 Day Racing School at CTMP. Call 866-932-1949 for more information on packages!
2 Day Advanced Racing School Dates:
- October 12th, 2019 // Register
Hagerty Driving Academy
The Driving Academy provides a foundation for safe and proficient driving. Students of this one-day program gain a greater understanding of vehicle dynamics. Knowing how a car will respond in an emergency situation is critical to knowing how to avoid one. During this school you participate in accident avoidance exercises like panic braking and emergency lane changes. You will also learn how to properly correct a skid, practice slides and recoveries, and introduce yourself to performance driving on the autocross course.
Thanks to our friends at Hagerty, you will have an opportunity to learn the basic operation of a manual transmission in one of our classic cars!
Hagerty Driving Academy:
- October 13th, 2019 // Register
Corporate and Group Events
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to hold your group event on track at Indianapolis Motor Speedway! We can customize our events around your specific needs – entertainment, team building, motivation, confidence-building, education, or safety. We offer Group Driving Programs to teach critical driving skills while having flat-out fun and we offer Group Track Programs to give your employees or clients a high-performance experience in a low-pressure environment.
Email [email protected] for more information!