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Simraceway Performance Driving Center

29359 Arnold Dr, Turn 1, Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma, CA 95476-9765
+1 800-733-0345
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Anything boys can do, girls can do better!!!

One of the most thrilling experiences of my life! Topped out at 105 MPH, and learned to "drive with... read more

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Reviewed 14 December 2017
Z3342EBdawns
Amazing McLaren track day

I bought my husband a McLaren introduction track day for his birthday and it was amazing. The... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Danielle C
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San Francisco, California
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A Racing School with World-class instructors operating from a state-of-the-art facility at the finest road course in America. The Simraceway Performance Driving Center graduates hundreds of career-minded racers and thousands of motoring enthusiasts each year, so whether you're seeking a life-changing experience or yearning for the experience of a lifetime, take a look at the wide range of programs and courses we offer to find out what we can do for you.
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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29359 Arnold Dr, Turn 1, Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma, CA 95476-9765
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

One of the most thrilling experiences of my life! Topped out at 105 MPH, and learned to "drive with the fear" in the most fearless manner! The best instructors showed how to handle the course for maximum speed and efficiency, while instilling all the safety...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I bought my husband a McLaren introduction track day for his birthday and it was amazing. The instructor was Jeff and he was great: very knowledgeable and funny. My husband and one other guy were driving the McLaren 570 so they had a lot of...More

Thank Danielle C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Great program - safety first, but thrills galore. Very well organized, professional instruction and world class facility.

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I can't say enough about the quality of the school at Simracaway. Having done about a dozen other schools, this one has to be the best. The instructors and the facility are top notch and the track leaves you wanting for more. I highly recommend...More

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Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Excellent idea. You should really promote Track Days to "compete" against HOD and SpeedSF. I really like your program much better and feel that everyone that participated would agree, I'll sign up for every one!

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Thank danaksmith
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Simraceway F3 school was very informative with lots of seat time. Excellent instructors that can answer any questions based on your level of experience. Highly recommend.!! I'm scheduling Stage 2 course right now..

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Performance driving course, drifting. BIG asphalt area. Two circles of cones. Your assignment...drive around the circles as fast as you can. Smoke. Tires screaming. Engines winding up. Sliding. Spinning out. Ultimately guiding your fire breathing beast around the cones in controlled drifts. Be warned...your face...More

Thank GuyA473
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I attended the Formula 3 school which uses the Lola F3 cars. I've driven Porsche 944, Formula Mazda and a couple other cars on tracks and while they can be great in many ways, these F3 machines are a step up in pretty much every...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Unfortunately the schedule was not well organized. We did not receive any type of reading material or had a chance to get notes. One driving instructor had a bad attitude. Thanks

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Thank Stefano N
Reviewed 7 September 2017

If you ever wished you could drive a high performance car as fast as you can drive it around a formidable race track? Well this is your chance to do so, all you need is desire and money. What an amazing experience, the folks at...More

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hollyann101
20 September 2017|
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Response from Shawn J | Property representative |
Hi, You would need to know how to drive a manual transmission in order to enroll in the Formula 3 programs. The McLaren and Race Karting options do not have that requirement. Thank you Shawn
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bdbohman
27 July 2017|
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Response from Jesse M | Reviewed this property |
Call Renee Studebaker, at SimRaceway. 707-938-9889. For the Sprint Kart Racing Series, it's $495. That includes 2, 20 min practice sessions, a 5 lap qualify, a 10 lap Semi, and a 12 lap Main. These races are held monthly... More
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Gary D
4 January 2015|
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Response from Alex C | Property representative |
We'd love to see your Porche here at Simraceway PDC. We have a Performance Driving Program that is perfect for those looking to show off their ride while opening it up and learning to drive it properly! Check it out at our... More
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