Drive Germany’s Nurburgring and Belgium’s Spa! The link in this headline takes you to the whole story on how to join Ross Bentley of Speed Secrets for The Drive of Your Life, as they’re calling it. Ross is teaming up with Tom Roberts (Eurotrack Adventures), along with Ron Simon (RSRNurburg) to bring you this fantastic experience. If … Read moreWant to Drive Two of the Most Famous Race Tracks in the World?
Here’s a link to the latest calendar of events from MotorsportReg.com. The header on the calendar says it’s for events near Merrimack, NH. I actually set the calendar to show events anywhere, even though the search is centered on Merrimack. On the left column of the linked page, you can refine the search for your … Read moreThe Next Sports Car Event near You!
Hillclimbing is a popular type of competition among many sports car clubs who operate in hilly areas. It’s essentially a time trial (meaning one car at a time competing for the fastest time) road race up a steep mountain road. My own experience is with the Sports Car Club of NH (SCCNH) who sponsors two … Read moreHillclimbing – A Unique Type of Road Racing!
So Many Ways to Compete with, and Otherwise Enjoy, Your Car! There are many types of sports car racing events, and other ways to enjoy your car. Since I’m familiar mostly with Autocrossing and Hillclimbing, I discuss those in detail in posts I’ve written (or will write). Other types of racing events – drag racing, … Read moreWhat Type of Sports Car Racing is for You?
Autocrossing is the entry point for many low-budget drivers starting out on the journey of enjoying their cars for more than transportation. For the cost of a club membership, an accurate tire gauge, a helmet (can usually be borrowed, or buy one here) and little else, you can begin to experience the thrill of driving … Read moreAutocrossing – An Inexpensive and Fun Way to Begin Racing