Driver Development Track – Family & Friends

Date(s) - May 11, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park Driver Development Track (DDT)


Track/Location: Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, Driver Development Track (DDT), Bowmanville, ON. The DDT is home to the Bridgestone Racing Academy. Perfect training facility – large exercise area, skidpad, and technically challenging 3km multi-elevation training track. Track provider is DriveTeq.

Event Date: May 11, 2018 (Friday)

DriveTeq GP Event Dates (10): May 4, May 24, June 12, June 29, July 9, July 18, August 16, September 5, September 17, October 11

DriveTeq DDT Event Dates (4): April 22, May 11, July 20, August 12

Event Format:  1-Day event; 3 group format (Novice, Intermediate, Advanced); lots of track time/day. Controlled passing in designated areas with a signal/point-by. Program designed to safely introduce Novice drivers to the track through classroom discussion, skills development exercises, and on-track training. Intermediate and Advanced drivers will evaluated and coached to meet each driver’s needs.


1. Track Novice Program – Supervised Study

  1. Classroom Theory – understand the fundamentals of car control;
  2. Supervised Car Control Exercises – experience the fundamentals of car control in a safe dedicated area;
  3. In-car Group Coaching – experience driving on a track (closed road) to explore the skills of the driver and limits of the vehicle. Skills Focus – Vision, grip, car dynamics, braking, cornering and skid control.

2. Track Intermediate Program – Transition from Supervised to Solo Study

  1. Set goals & discuss implementation milestones with a coach;
  2. Lots of track time with like drivers;
  3. Practise advanced driving techniques like visual vectoring, multi-input steering, G. loading, trail-steering, transitioning, heel & toe shifting, and driving in traffic and be mindful of the concepts of situational awareness and mechanical sympathy.

3. Track Advanced Program – Solo (Independent) Study

  1. High-functioning exceptionally experienced track drivers that are training to maximize the many cognitive and physical skills of inter-active track driving;
  2. Lots of track time with like drivers.

Cost: $450+HST ($508.50).  Payment in advance by interac e-transfer or cheque to DriveTeq.

Additional Info:

Registration Process:

  1. At bottom of this page, complete Booking process to register;
  2. Follow with payment to DriveTeq by interac e-transfer to complete registration;
  3. Leave a comment below to advise experience level.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Tech inspection  STRONGLY SUGGESTED prior to event;
  • No refund due to weather, mechanical issues, other;
  • E&OE.

Further questions, please call Gerry 416 809-6803 or Rick 416 938-2730.  PROFESSIONALLY OPERATED, TERRIFIC DAYS, GREAT FUN !


Bookings are closed for this event.

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