“The Glen”, is an automobile race track located in near the village of Watkins Glen, New York, at the southern tip of Seneca Lake. It was long known around the world as the home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix, which it hosted for twenty consecutive years (1961–1980), but the site has also been home to road racing of nearly every class, including the World Sportscar Championship, Trans-Am, Can-Am, NASCAR Cup Series, the International Motor Sports Association and the IndyCar Series. The facility is currently owned by NASCAR.
INCLUDED IN WATKINS GLEN TRAINING:
Our training is self-paced practice sessions in the privacy of your own space without distractions from other drivers or players.
Car 101: Learn the basics of race cars and their components. We review tires and suspension on a 71 McLaren M8.
Race Instruction: The track gets more intense on a track with twice as many turns. Receive racing instruction from two pro drivers – Erin Vogel and Dominic Cicero.
Business & PR Instruction: Develop your spokesperson and business skillset. Learn how to best tell your story as a spokesperson.
Real World STEM: Learn more about the physics of your car on the track.
Special Guests: “Fireside chats” with the first female podium holder in the MX5 Global Cup and one of the stars of MotorTrend TV “The Drive Within,” Sarah Montgomery.
TRACK NOTES & MAP
Our team has compiled notes to help you understand the nuances of the track. A good way to learn if you are a beginner and great items to review if you are experienced.
Get in the driver’s seat in our videos to see our pro’s lines. Then start practicing! Share your DRIVE on IG at our hashtag #DRIVEtoWIN so that we can share your laps too!