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ON THE ROAD TO ROAD ATLANTA

The Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta is in the books for 2019. IMSA champions have been crowned, including a graduate of The Skip Barber Racing School, Juan Pablo Montoya.  And, the track awaits you! Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta is widely regarded as one of the best road racing tracks in the world. It makes perfect sense that the

Lewis Hamilton Takes His 6th Title

There were those close to Lewis Hamilton who encouraged the reigning Formula 1 World Champion to “take it easy” during the running of this past weekend’s Emirates United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas. After all, by taking a leisurely Sunday drive in his Mercedes and finishing at least 8th at the end of

YOGI BERRA WAS RIGHT

“It ain’t over ’till it’s over” Coming off the nail-biting finale of the Mexican Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton appears to be the F1 Champion for 2019.  But … Vallteri Bottas hasn’t left the building. Like Yogi in days of old, he’s still got a chance, and the November 3 Emirates United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) will tell

First Class Graduates

When the Skip Barber Racing School completed the first-ever racing school at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the 12 drivers who completed the Three Day Racing School repeated a tradition that has come to rank with the singing of “Back Home, Again, in Indiana,” wearing the laurel wreath and toasting victory with milk. They kissed the bricks. It was an

The Champion and the Winner

For young Colton Herta, it was a perfect drive on a perfect day. As the 2019 IndyCar season wrapped up at the WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, he roared away from his third pole position of the season, and never looked back. As the race commentators excitedly recounted every nuance of the battle for the season Championship being waged between points

BACK TO LAGUNA

There’s no homecoming football game, bonfire or fraternity tailgating planned.  This is racing, and on Sunday at the legendary WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, the IndyCar title for 2019 will be decided, and two proud graduates of the Skip Barber Racing School will be firmly in the spotlight. Both Josef Newgarden, the points leader, and Alexander Rossi, 2016 winner of the

Back Home Again

It’s right up there with “God, Bless America” and “America the Beautiful.” It’s not our National Anthem, but it’s revered for its place of honor in sporting legend. When “Back Home, Again, in Indiana” wafts over the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the world knows The 500 is about to start. We’re going racing! Composed in 1917 by James Hanley and Ballard

Skip Barber Grads compete in all forms of Motorsports!

This weekend we spent some time catching up with 2016 NHRA Funny Car Champion, Ron Capps at the U.S. Nationals at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. Ron graduated from Skip Barber Racing School in 2004! Skip Barber graduate and development driver, Sally McNulty, had a great weekend at SRO TC America! After a valiant effort, she finished in the top

CELEBRATE HISTORIC FESTIVAL 37. THEN DRIVE THE TRACK.

Join the Skip Barber Racing School at Lime Rock Park this Labor Day Weekend and get caught up in the pride, the history, and the thrills of  37th Annual Historic Festival. It’s five full days of celebration, Concours, and competition. Let’s run through the weekend schedule so you can determine not if … but when you’ll be with us. Thursday

Drive an F4 at Skip Barber Racing School!

Now you can drive an F4 Formula Car at the Skip Barber Racing School! The Skip Barber Racing School has a heritage that began with Formula 1. Since 1975, we have been driven to provide the best learning experience in the finest cars available. It’s because of that heritage that we’ve added a truly amazing car for you to drive,

Skip Barber takes Army soldiers for a ride of a life time!

Skip Barber visited Fort Campell in Kentucky, home of the ARMY 101st Airborne Division to help celebrate their anniversary. As a very small token of Skip Barber Racing School’s appreciation for their service, the Skip Barber team completely transformed Sabre Airfield at Fort Campbell in to the ultimate race car playground. Throughout the day, we took over 200 service members

WEATHER MAKES FOR A DIZZYING DAY AT THE RACES

There was weather – the IndyCar race in Iowa almost got washed away. The heat at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut hit 100 … and that was outside of the cars. But through it all, the fans got thrilling racing and the drivers demonstrated how training, teamwork and just plain skill wins races. To be sure, great cars play an

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