NASA at Watkins Glen InternationalWatkins Glen International
About this event
15th Annual "Thunder at the Glen" Oct 7-9, 2022
FRI: Test/Tune , HPDE Solo and HPDE Advanced with TT.
SAT/SUN: HPDE , Race and TT
CURRENTLY all HPDE is sold out for Saturday. Use Wait list to be called if there are cancellations.
HPDE4 sold out for Sunday, spots still available in HPDE2 and HPDE3.
Volunteer/Staff registration is closed, contact Suzan for questions. firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: On Friday only we will have two HPDE groups, one for HPDE 2-3 and one for HPDE 4 and TT . This is in response to last years suggestions from drivers. So sign up for 3 days to get the best deal!!
HPDE: If you are new to HPDE please register for HPDE1, you will be automatically assigned an Instructor. If you have solo experience, you can register for HPDE2 or HPDE3 depending on experience and number of days completed. If you are an advanced driver HPDE4 and new to NASA, please include track history in your profile including other organizations, number of days and tracks visited.
HPDE1 Novice- No experience or very limited experience. Instructors are assigned to each driver.
HPDE2 Multiple days/events. Previously cleared to Solo.
HPDE3 Multiple Track days at different tracks. Must have Watkins Glen experience.
HPDE4 Advanced 20+ track days with open passing. Previously cleared with check out ride.
Facility access on Thursday October 6 at 7pm. Open gate through Sunday. FREE camping from Thursday 7pm through Sunday 6pm. Limited electric hookups.
Garages are available to rent for 3 day option $150. Two cars are assigned to each garage opening. You must complete an event registration to reserve a garage. SOLD OUT !!
Track walk/ride on Friday 5:30pm. All are invited.
Photography by WindShadow Studios (Mike Woeller) and Viken Photography.
Phil's Tire will not be onsite but you can order tires ahead and they will ship. Little Speed Shop is onsite for tire service and supplies.
For anyone looking for track insurance, please consider On Track Insurance who is one of our sponsors. https://ontrackinsurance.com/ or Hagerty insurance.
Looking for hotel?? Falls Motel - Montour Falls http://thefallsmotel.com/ The Seneca Lodge- Watkins Glen http://senecalodge.com/ There are also other smaller hotels in
Watkins Glen. There are several chain hotels in Horseheads NY which is a 20 min ride to track.
Detailed info will be sent 7-10 days before event. Schedules will be posted 3-4 days before event.
Multi-day discount packages available. 3 day package is test day Friday, race or TT on Sat/Sun only. For HPDE it is HPDE all 3 days.
Drivers MUST be 18 years of age to drive in NY state on racetrack.
For more details, visit https://members.drivenasa.com/events/3806