Fri, Aug 6, 2021

SCDA- NH Motor Speedway Track Day Aug 6th

New Hampshire Motor Speedway

About this event

    
 

New Hampshire Motor Speedway      August 6th, 2021

High Performance Driver Education

All Experience Levels Are Welcome

     Featured Marque:   10% Discount for BMW and Mini drivers

    Special Run Group: run group for SCCA Licensed Drivers with Small-Bore racecars using the South oval

Join the SCDA on Friday, August 6th for the only SCDA High Performance Driver Education event of 2021 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway

About the Event:
  • 4 Sessions on Track
  • Open to drivers of ALL skill levels
  • SCCA Racers are welcomed to get some practice before the race weekend!  Please sign up for the Small Bore Group or OPEN WHEEL Group, running same configuration as the SCCA race weekend (south oval) with north chicane.
  • 10% Discount for BMW and Mini drivers
  • Muffled event with a 99db sound limit
  • Rental Spec Miatas are available for this event
  • Early-Bird Special: Save $25 by registering before June 6th
  • New Hampshire Motor Speedway entry fee is $399 after June 6th
  • Novice entry fee is $599 and includes Virtual Classroom, Corner Observers and Instructor Lead-Shadow
  • In car instruction and in person classrooms will resume when possible
  • Sign up with confidence- Covid 19 cancellation policy. 

 

NHMS is located in Loudon, New Hampshire, about an hour north of Boston. The SCDA has been hosting high performance track events at NHMS for over a decade. This unique facility is a 1.6 mile road course that utilizes both permanent road course, as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Oval sections. Furthermore, there are some dramatic elevation changes that keep drivers of all ability levels on their toes. The facilities at NHMS are first rate.

Sound Restrictions: Please note that cars will need to be MUFFLED to 99dB at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Passing Zones:


 

 

RUN GROUPS AVAILABLE on Friday, Aug 6th:

  • NOVICE: The Green Group. (Newer track drivers with no experience to limited experience, typically novice drivers spend about 5 events in the novice group.  Instructors are required and will be provided for lead shadow w/ radio communication.  In car instruction may be available depending on COVID-19)
  • INTERMEDIATE 1: The Blue Run Group. (Must have prior experience driving solo without an instructor, at least 5 events driving solo)
  • INTERMEDIATE 2: The White Run Group. (Must have considerable road course experience and at least 20 track events)
  • ADVANCED: The Red Run Group. (Highest level- years of track experience)
  • CLOSED Wheel Racecar Group- (Licensed Racers with full logbook racecars and racegear.  (using south oval and north chicane, same as scca race weekend)
  • OPEN WHEEL GROUP- Licensed Racers with full logbook open wheel cars and racegear. (using south oval and north chicane, same as scca race weekend)

Run Group Criteria: 

See the comprehensive Run Group Criteria here.  If you are unsure which group is the best fit, please email after registering.

Event Price:

SCDA New Hampshire Motor Speedway event entry fees are $399 retail for a single day 

*Pay only $374 if you register before June 6th

SCDA New Hampshire Motor Speedway NOVICE driver entry fees are $599 retail for a single day 

*Pay only $574 if you register before June 6th

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Event requirements

The Sports Car Driving Association welcomes all driving enthusiasts to attend our events. In the interest of clarification, we would like to outline the basic criteria that should be met, in order to place you in the appropriate run group. We make every effort to ensure that drivers are placed in run groups with other drivers of comparable experience levels. This will ensure that run groups are balanced, safe and fun. This guideline is meant to serve as a tool to help you decide where you would fit in best within SCDA.

SCDA Run Groups: 

See the comprehensive Run Group Criteria

  • NOVICE: The Green Group. (Newer track drivers with no experience to limited experience, typically novice drivers spend about 5 events in the novice group.  Instructors are required and will be provided for lead shadow w/ radio communication.  In car instruction may be available depending on COVID-19)
  • INTERMEDIATE 1: The Blue Run Group. (Must have prior experience driving solo without an instructor, at least 5 events driving solo)
  • INTERMEDIATE 2: The White Run Group. (Must have considerable track experience and at least 20 track events)
  • ADVANCED: The Red Run Group. (Highest level- years of track experience)
  • CLOSED Wheel Racecar Group- (Licensed Racers with full logbook racecars and racegear.  (using south oval and north chicane, same as scca race weekend)
  • OPEN WHEEL GROUP- Licensed Racers with full logbook open wheel cars and racegear. (using south oval and north chicane, same as scca race weekend)

*Please note that the above is a rough guideline. Unsure which group is best? Email after registering and let us help.

Sound Limit at this event:  99db 

Please make sure your car meets the sound requirement as it is at the track's discretion to remove you from the event if you are over the sound limit.  We cannot issue any refunds or credits.

Helmets:

Helmets with a SNELL SA-2015 rating or higher is REQUIRED for all SCDA Events

Helmets with an M-rating are not Acceptable.   Motorcycle helmets do not have the proper safety requirements for car use, specifically a rollbar multi-impact test.

Helmets MUST have one of these two labels on the inside.

 

Helmets may be available to rent for $50 upon request, limited sizes and rentals are available, PLEASE CHECK FIRST.  If you are not able to get one prior to event, email us approximate size and we will add a helmet to your entry and charge $50 to card on file.

Helmet Suppliers:

Convertibles:

For safety reasons, all convertibles (Boxster, Miata, Corvette, BMW Z4, Honda S2000, Pontiac Solstice etc.) are required to have a roll bar that meets the following two criteria in order to be eligible to run during any event. 1) The roll bar must be in the fixed position and visible at all times. This means that roll bars which are designed to automatically deploy are not acceptable unless they are in the full upright and locked position at all times. 2) The roll bar must allow the driver to pass the “broomstick” test which means that the top of the drivers helmet must be below the line from the top of the roll bar to the top of the windshield. There are aftermarket roll bars and/or seats which can be used to help meet these requirements. If your convertible meets these standards, then you are welcome to participate! Factory hard tops are acceptable at most tracks, as well.

See the SCDA Convertible Policy page

 

New Hampshire Motor Speedway

Loudon, NH
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SCDA- NH Motor Speedway Track Day Aug 6th

Fri, Aug 6, 2021