RACE AND TRACKDAY COACHING

Every Corner. Every Apex. Every Lap.

All of our instructors have been coaching for many years and have coached people at all levels of experience. DriveQuest instructors will work with you to get the most fun and experience from your track day car or squeeze those extra tenths from yourself or your race car.

Race coaching

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The best race drivers in the world still use driver coaches and DriveQuest's instructors have raced at national and international level, ranging from Formula One, A1GP, F3, Formula Renault, Formula Palmer Audi, GTs, Touring Cars as well as many other saloons inc Rallycross. Coaching can be given to the driver on a one to one basis assisting with car testing, set up, telemetry, local circuit advice and race craft - all this in one package.

One of our Race Coaching days includes...

  • 1-1 Professional Driver Coaching from one of our experienced ARDS A or S grade coaches.

  • Corner by corner analysis

  • Vehicle Dynamics/ Weight transfer/ Turn angles

  • Braking Techniques - Threshold braking, Left foot braking etc

  • Heel and toe techniques (for manual race cars)

  • Data analysis (RaceLogic Vbox or other software)

  • Race techniques - Starts, Overtaking, Defending etc

  • Tyre Management 

  • Wet racing - Finding grip

  • Car Sympathy

All topics will be tailored to your individual needs and vehicle ability.

Trackday coaching

Our trackday coaching aims at giving you the best advancement of your track driving whilst also taking the pressure of competitive race coaching off of your shoulders so that you can enjoy a great day out whilst still improving your skills.

Whether you are a track day novice or an experienced racer you can benefit from driver tuition. Our coaches can pass on years of knowledge that would be difficult to learn by yourself. Even some of today's professional racing drivers, including those in Formula One Grand Prix racing, still use driver coaches because you will never stop learning. Racing instruction makes you safer, more aware, and ultimately quicker.

One of our Trackday Coaching days includes...

  • 1-1 Professional Driver Coaching from one of our experienced ARDS A or S grade coaches.

  • Racing lines

  • Power - when and where to apply

  • Oversteer and understeer - How to control them

  • Vision - Where to look through a corner

  • Vehicle Dynamics - Weight transfer and how it effects handling

All topics will be tailored to your individual needs and vehicle ability.