Sat, Oct 7 - Sun, Oct 8, 2023


High Plains Raceway

About this event


PCA/RMR HPDE event at High Plains Raceway

OCTOBER 7th & 8th 2023

Registration is Closed to all except INSTRUCTORS

Instructors contact the Registrar (Tim Berg

Registration is open for this great event.  Join us for PCA/RMR’s 7th HPDE event of the year at High  Plains Raceway. With air temperatures low and a seasons’ worth of practice under your belt, come set your Wicket Fast PR’s at our final HPDE of the season.  Join in all the October fun- spending time with friends  in the paddock (the most enjoyable temperatures of the year) and zooming on your Porsche brooms around the track. Of course, there will be treats and probably some tricks. As usual, RMR’s fantastic team of instructors will be available for drivers who need them. Register Early!!

  • We are excited to support our charity for this event: Hands of the Carpenter. Hands provides services for single moms related to automobile placement, repair and maintenance in an effort to relieve the enormous financial burden and related distress that automobile repair puts on this population and their opportunity for economic self sufficiency. You can donate as much as you would like during registration, AND...There will be lunchtime charity rides at a cost of $20 per vehicle. You can drive any roadworthy vehicle at highway speeds, and you can take as many passengers as you have seatbelts, no helmet required. The proceeds will benefit the event’s charity the Hands of the Carpenter.
  • There will be a Saturday night group dinner available for an additional cost of $25/person. You can select this dinner option when you register
  • Lunches will be provided for volunteers and instructors.
  • There will be beer-30 on both Saturday and Sunday, and the club provides water during the day to help keep you hydrated.
  • This Event will be using Deferred Billing, your credit card will not be charged until Wednesday, October 4th.

Dates: Gates open by 6:30 am Thursday October 5th, before the event and remain open 24hrs/day until after the event ends on Sunday (the paddock is closed Sunday night). HPR offers open lapping Thursday 8 AM- 3 PM and Friday 8AM - 5PM. You can register for this on The open lapping days are a separate charge from the HPDE event.

Check-in: 7:00 AM -- 7:55 AM Saturday and Sunday  Please check-in before the mandatory 8:00 AM drivers' meeting.

Drivers’ meeting: Starts at 8:00 AM (each day) in the Pavilion. Green run group drivers' meeting following the all drivers' meeting, (each day) is held in the Classroom.

Date: October 7th & 8th, 2023

Location: High Plains Raceway, 17 miles east of Byers on  US-36

Event Registration Fees:

Single Day: $235 per driver

Both Days: $375 per driver

Event Chair: Jeff Robins ( and  Stacy Benjatka-Robins ( )
Lead Chief Driving Instructor: Brian Bobich  (  Co-Chief Driving Instructor: Daniel Hartmann (
Registrar: Tim Berg (

Any of these individuals can answer general questions about the event. 
The CDI team will answer questions about confirmation to participate, Run group, and instructor assignments.
Registration questions - ask the Registrar
All other questions - ask the Registrar



Event requirements

National PCA membership number and membership status will be verified as part of the registration process.  If you do not include a valid PCA membership number (or forward a pending membership confirmation from PCA to the registrar), a $10 non-member fee will be assessed.

You must be 18 or older with a valid driver's license to participate in this event.

You are required to use a Snell-certified SA2015 or M2015 or newer helmet.  You will need to wear clothing made of natural fibers such as 100% cotton. Short-sleeve shirts and shorts are now allowed. Closed toe shoes are required while driving. Helmets will be checked at Pre-Tech or Tech at the Track where you may obtain an RMR/PCA helmet sticker confirming th Snell rating. A limited number of loaner helmets and HANS devices are available.

No convertibles or open cars without roll bars, trucks, or non-Porsche SUVs.

NEW PCA RULE:  If you have added a racing-type seat in order to use 5-point, 6-point or 7-point harnesses (which must be replaced every two years or every five years depending on whether they are SFI certified or FIA certified belts, respectively), you must also have and use an approved Head and Neck Restraint device.  Further, if there is to be a passenger (e.g. instructor), same must be provided and used by the right-seater.

We cannot accommodate two (2) driver cars if both drivers are novice drivers and attending their first DE event.  Also, three (3) driver cars are not allowed.

Attendance at RMR DEs at HPR will be limited to a total of 135 drivers per day, including up to 30 Novice and Beginner drivers depending on the number of Instructors registered.  To implement this, everyone registering for the DE will be listed as ON HOLD, subject to CONFIRMATION BY THE CDIs.

Your priority in being confirmed for an event will depend on the date and time you register.  When an event fills up, further priority will be given to PCA members.

Pre-tech Inspections will be held on Wednesday September 27, 2023 at the following locations, ordered from north to south:

Poudre Sports Car
5806 S College Ave
Fort Collins 80525
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

John's Auto Care
1900 55th St,
Boulder, 80301
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Prestige Imports
9201 West Colfax Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80215
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Paul's House 
6464 E Ida Ave.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

SimplyEuro Auto Repair
7520 Village Square Dr.
Castle Rock, CO 80108
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Big Mission Motorsports
579 County Line Rd
Palmer Lake, CO 80133
By appointment: M-F, 9-5 (anytime, up to 4 weeks before DE)

If you do not have your car pre-tech'd there will be a $50 fee for Tech at the Track.

Lodging is available in Byers at the Longhorn Budget Host Motel  contact # 303-822-5205.
Lodging is available in Watkins at the Country Manor Motel. Contact # 303-261-9650
Lodging is available in Bennett at the Comfort Inn.1097 Cedar Street, Bennett, CO 80102. Contact # (303) 629-6332.









Entries (137)

Todd Dellinger
Cecil Morris
Scott Henderson
Jim Whiting
Roger Zimmerman
Bill Eisenhart
Peter Ayers
Christopher LaPanse

High Plains Raceway

Deer Trail, CO
Download track map
Download track map
Watch a video tour/lap
Watch a video tour/lap


HPDE organized by

PCA - Rocky Mountain Region

More events from this organizer
Summer Sizzle Autocross
Summer Sizzle Autocross
Colorado Air and Space Port
Keep on Rockin' at HPR HPDE
Keep on Rockin' at HPR HPDE
High Plains Raceway
Keep on Rockin' at HPR HPDE VOLUNTEERS
Keep on Rockin' at HPR HPDE VOLUNTEERS
High Plains Raceway
2024 RMR Steamboat Springs Tour
2024 RMR Steamboat Springs Tour
State of Colorado

Event over!