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Track Tuesday: VIRginia International Raceway

Starting in 2022, VIRginia International Raceway (widely known as VIR) joins the historic line-up of racing facilities offering our Mustang GT and Formula 4 racing schools. VIR is a multi-purpose road course offering professional and amateur auto and motorcycle racing, as well as a wide range of track events. Each year, VIR draws tens of thousands of spectators for some

Want to Build a Better Team? Stop Using the Term ‘Teambuilding’ – Inc.

Inc magazine contributing editor, Jeff Haden, reflects on his recent Skip Barber experience at Road Atlanta, where he took part in a Corporate Event program that caused him to rethink what he knows about corporate team building. His experience behind the wheel of a Skip Barber car, as part of a group learning to push capabilities and make correct decisions,

Skip Barber Racing School appoints Dan Davis as Chief Strategy Officer

Skip Barber Racing School, an industry leader in fully integrated racing and driving schools, today announced the addition of Dan Davis as Chief Strategy Officer. Davis will focus on Skip Barber’s growth strategies as it expands its national footprint in driver education and motorsports entertainment. Davis’ legendary technical, process, and business experience will provide strategic leadership as Skip Barber’s business

Alumni on Podium at Martinsville!

Four Skip Barber graduates took home podium finishes across NASCAR’s three national series in the second-to-last race of the season at Martinsville Speedway. Kyle Busch finished runner-up in the Cup Series race on Sunday. The driver of the No. 18 Toyota Camry was faced with a must-win situation to advance to the Championship 4 round of the NASCAR Playoffs. Busch

Perez on the Podium at Circuit of the Americas!

Sergio Perez drove his way to another podium finish in this weekend’s United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. With temperatures in the high 80s and on a track with high-speed corners, it was a very physical challenge but especially for Perez who did not have a functioning drinking water system. Perez pushed through and brought home the

Parter Spotlight – HMS Motorsports

At Skip Barber Racing School, we put the safety of our participants above all other concerns, which is why we have partnered with HMS Motorsport. Under the insightful guidance from the experts at HMS, our race school vehicles are equipped with industry leading harnesses from Schroth Racing which are FIA rated for highest level of safety. We also utilize the

Lambros and Byrd win at Indy, Guindi wins championship!

The Skip Barber Race Series wrapped up its season this past weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The championship came down to the final round as last year’s champion Johnny Guindi led going into the weekend with rookie hot shoe Jeshua Alianell only 64 points behind. Varying weather conditions kept all ten drivers in the field on their toes throughout the

TC America Indy Race Report

The Skip Barber Race Team headed to the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway this past weekend for the final rounds of TC America powered by Skip Barber Racing School. A grueling season would see Eric Powell enter the weekend with the championship lead in the TC field while his TCA teammate, Carter Fartuch, entered second in points but within striking distance

Alumni on the Podium!

Whether it was the F1 Turkish Grand Prix, NASCAR weekend on the ROVAL, or the IMSA weekend at VIR; Skip Barber graduates were well represented on the podium!  Sergio Perez finished on the final step on the podium in the Turkish Grand Prix. Perez battled the challenging damp track conditions and passed Leclerc late in the race to pick up

TC America Sebring Race Report

The Skip Barber Race Team went through its course of difficulties this past weekend at Sebring International Raceway for Rounds 11 & 12 of TC America powered by Skip Barber Racing School.  Mike Ogren put the No. 28 Sebring International Golf Course Honda Civic Type-R third in TC class qualifying in his first start of the 2021 season. Eric Powell was set to put the No. 92

Partner Spotlight – Roland

At Skip Barber Racing School, we have a big need for high quality printed materials. Everything from our race car and school car wraps to our event displays require quality printing. Our partners at Roland DGA have us covered with their wide range of large format printers. Roland DGA is the world’s number one provider of wide-format inkjet printers for

2022 School Dates Announced!

Ready to get on-track in 2022? We’ve just announced new dates for Mustang and Formula car schools for next year! A highlight of next year’s schedule is the addition of VIRginia International Raceway to our lineup of legendary racetracks! You’ll be able to get behind the wheel of our Ford Mustang GTs or our Formula 4 cars at the legendary

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