Track Report

Track Report

April 2018 Track News

Stewards of Enthusiasm At the Saturday morning instructors’ meeting at Thunderhill this past March 24 (that secret society assembly preceding the drivers’ meeting), there was an observable upbeat atmosphere.  Your co-Chief Driving Instructors Scott Kalkin and Brad Williams, with the over thirty instructors gathered, were going over last minute assignment[…]

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March 2017 Track Report

Hey, Coach! Your GGR track team just completed hosting its 2018 PCA National Instructor Training the weekend of February 10-11. Eighteen enthusiastic candidates were mentored by twenty-four seasoned and even more enthusiastic instructor mentors to not merely grow GGR’s instructor corps by training the many excellent candidates, but to also[…]

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Proposal to Change Competition Rules For DE

Over the past few years PCA GGR has eliminated the Time Trial Series and instead concentrated on HPDE (High Performance Driver’s Education). As newer cars are acquired by our members, and as timing equipment like Harry’s lap timer becomes more prevalent, there is less demand for the Time trial series.  As a[…]

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Driver’s Education at Thunderhill on June 24-25

Join us at Thunderhill Raceway Park on June 24-25 2017 for a Driver Education weekend.  We welcome any safe driver, with any safe car.  At Thunderhill we’ll have everyone from first-timers to more experienced track-day fanatics. This is the first time we’ve held the event in June so the weather should be[…]

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2016 Track Report – December 2016

2016 was a great year for the track program. Many new members joined us, many track junkies continued to support the program and more and more club races had fun competing. We did better than break even allowing us to buy some new equipment for 2017 and we had tremendous[…]

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