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Pure Excitement

Performance Driving Program

Venture into the world of motorsport. The Performance Driving Program guarantees you pure excitement and an authentic motorsports atmosphere behind the wheel of our outstanding vehicles. You’ll be joined by experienced instructors who will let you in on professional tips and tricks to help you on your way to becoming a fully-fledged driver.

Get ready to be blown away by the unique combination of power and a motorsports playground where performance driving enthusiasts come to hone their skills.

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Level I Program Details

Designed for those looking for an introduction into performance driving, our Performance Driving Level 1 curriculum focuses on seat positioning, driving lines, basic weight transfer, along with a complete comprehension of understeer versus oversteer. Instruction will also emphasize the fundamentals and importance of circuit safety. The Level 1 course is the perfect adrenaline-filled introduction to high performance driving.

Vehicle Fleet: Rotation of Tier 1 & 2 vehicles. View Our Fleet

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Offered only twice a month and capped at just 10 participants per session, our Level 1, Performance Driving Series is perfect for drivers who are looking to hone their skills and perfect their lines.

All-inclusive package $1,295*

*Experience includes car rental, fuel, insurance, experienced instructor training, and food and beverages in the Paddock Lounge. Non-driving guests can be added for $50 and includes food and beverages and helmet rental. Participants are permitted to use their own vehicle at the same price point. Vehicles must be in good running condition and meets the safety standards as outlined in the Track Day Preparation document. Additional insurance is recommended.

Upcoming Dates:

  • March 6, 2020
  • March 15, 2020
  • April 12, 2020
  • April 26, 2020
  • May 1, 2020

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Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Please ensure you arrive 20 minutes prior for registration.

Your adrenaline-fuelled day includes:

8:45am Arrive at the world-class Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit. Welcome tour followed by registration followed by a full facility tour

9:00am Safety briefing and curriculum overview Theory includes: seating, steering, vision, trail braking & safety

9:45am Circuit Program begins
  • Section training focus on complexities of Turn 8 and Turn 12–19
  • Lead-follow format in a train with one-on-one coaching by instructors

12:00pm Group lunch in the Paddock Lounge with fellow drivers and instructors

1:00pm Lead-follow sessions:
  • Lapping sessions X 2 with right seat coaching
  • Lapping session X 1 on own

3:00pm Hot laps provided by circuit instructor

3:30pm   • Wrap-up and debrief
  • Certificate distribution
  • Review of Performance L2 curriculum

4:00pm Program concludes

Level II Program Details

Following the successful completion of the introductory Performance Driving course, Performance Driving Level 2 is the natural progression to continue the development of high-performance driving skills. The Level 2 course curriculum delves deeper into cornering, driving lines, accelerating, braking/downshifting, and weight transfer with respect to over and under rotation. The Level 2 program continues the journey towards high performance driving for automotive enthusiasts!

Vehicle Fleet: Rotation of Tier 1 & 2 vehicles. View Our Fleet

Track Day Preparation: View Guide

Offered only twice a month and capped at just 10 participants per session, our Level II, Performance Driving Series is perfect for drivers who are looking to hone their skills and perfect their lines.

All-inclusive package $1,395*

*Experience includes car rental, fuel, insurance, experienced instructor training, and food and beverages in the Paddock Lounge. Non-driving guests can be added for $50 and includes food and beverages and helmet rental. Participants are permitted to use their own vehicle at the same price point. Vehicles must be in good running condition and meets the safety standards as outlined in the Track Day Preparation document. Additional insurance is recommended.

Upcoming Dates:

  • March 28, 2020
  • April 16, 2020
  • May 15, 2020
  • June 8, 2020
  • July 13, 2020

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Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Please ensure you arrive 20 minutes prior for registration.

Your adrenaline-fuelled day includes:

8:45am Arrive at the world-class Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit

9:00am Safety briefing and curriculum refresher on seating, steering, vision, trail braking, weight transfer and skid control

9:45am Circuit Program begins:
  • Section training focus on complexities of turn 4-7
  • Lead - follow orientation review
  • Lead-follow exercises

12:00pm Lunch at the Paddock Lounge

1:00pm Circuit Program continues:
  • Passing training - etiquette and exercises
  • Lapping sessions X 2 with right seat coaching
  • Open lapping X 1 instructor observation

3:30pm Wrap-up and debrief:
  • Certificate distribution
  • Preview of Performance L3 Curriculum

4:00pm Program concludes

Level III Program Details

The third series of our Performance Driving program further examines and sharpens skills focused on driving lines, threshold braking dynamics, overtaking on the circuit, late and trail braking along with motorsport vision. Successful completion of the Level 3 program definitely positions automotive enthusiasts to participate in our upcoming Pro-Driving Series.

Vehicle Fleet: Rotation of Tier 1 & 2 vehicles. View Our Fleet

Track Day Preparation: View Guide

Offered only twice a month and capped at just 10 participants per session, our Level III, Performance Driving Series is perfect for drivers who are looking to hone their skills and perfect their lines.

All-inclusive package $1,495*

*Experience includes car rental, fuel, insurance, experienced instructor training, and food and beverages in the Paddock Lounge. Non-driving guests can be added for $50 and includes food and beverages and helmet rental. Participants are permitted to use their own vehicle at the same price point. Vehicles must be in good running condition and meets the safety standards as outlined in the Track Day Preparation document. Additional insurance is recommended.

Upcoming Dates:

  • April 30, 2020
  • May 25, 2020
  • June 19, 2020
  • July 16, 2020
  • August 21, 2020

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Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Please ensure you arrive 20 minutes prior for registration.

Your adrenaline-fuelled day includes:

8:45am Arrive at the world-class Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit. Welcome, registration and facility tour refresher

9:00am Safety briefing and curriculum refresher on passing, flags and lights

9:45am Circuit Program begins
  • Open lapping
  • Right seat coaching
  • On demand instruction
  • Instructors observe

12:00pm Lunch at the Paddock Lounge

1:00pm Circuit Program continues:
  • Open lapping
  • On demand instruction
  • Instructors observe

3:30pm Wrap-up and debrief:
  • Certificate distribution
  • Review of Open Lapping options

4:00pm Program concludes

Performance Driving

Tom

It was a fun day (as always) and a fitting conclusion to the track certification process.

I have learned a great deal and recognize this is just the beginning.

Looking forward to future Lap Days and more instruction from Bradlei and the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit team.

Adventure Awaits

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