Pro Driving Program
At twenty-one years of age, Parker Thompson is one of Canada’s most promising young race car drivers. With beginnings in kart racing, Thompson spent his early teens contending for championships all over the globe. Now an established racer in multiple series across North America, Thompson is a burgeoning talent in both open-wheel and sports car racing. In 2019 he was called the busiest racer in North America; campaigning four cars in forty races from California to Quebec. He is a multiple championship winner and the proud driver of the #3 Island Motorsport Circuit / Porsche Centre Victoria / SCB Racing GT3 Cup car.
This adrenaline fueled program includes a unique full day experience on and off track with one of Canada's youngest rising stars, Parker Thompson at the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit, along with exceptional culinary experiences at the picturesque Villa Eyrie Resort.
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Track Day Preparation: View PDF Guide
- Beginners: $1595*
- Advanced: $2100*
*Includes automobile, fuel, insurance, experienced instruction for road and circuit driving, food and beverages prepared by Alpina Restaurant and the Paddock Lounge, and a gallery of images from the day. Participants must be at least 25 years of age and hold a valid BC drivers license. Please note cars displayed are for illustration purposes only. Model availability may differ with each season/program. Taxes extra. Prices and program are subject to change at anytime.
7:00 AM Group breakfast in Alpina Restaurant at Villa Eyrie Resort 8:45 AM Transfer to Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit 9:15 AM Arrival at Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit. Welcome, registration and facility tour Following Safety briefing and review of curriculum for the day 10:00 AM Dynamic Autocross Program:
• Slalom • Handling
• Braking • Vision 12:00 PM Group lunch in the Paddock Lounge 1:00 AM Circuit Program:
• Lead follow exercises
• One-on-one coaching 3:00 PM Debrief and wrap up 4:00 PM Group transfer back to Villa Eyrie Resort 5:00 PM Celebratory group dinner in Alpina Restaurant
7:00 AM Group breakfast in Alpina Restaurant at Villa Eyrie Resort 8:45 AM Shuttle transfer to Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit 9:15 AM Classroom introduction and introduction to data analysis Following Circuit Walk 10:00 AM Lead and follow with Parker Thompson 12:00 PM Group lunch in the Paddock Lounge 1:00 AM Data review from morning session 3:00 PM Hot lapping and data review 4:00 PM Parker Thompson demonstration laps 5:00 PM Conclusion and shuttle transfer to Villa Eyrie Resort 6:00 PM Celebratory dinner in Alpina Restaurant at Villa Eyrie Resort