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The Corkscrew Welcomes Its First Class of 2021

The Corkscrew Welcomes Its First Class of 2021

The first Allen Berg Racing Schools three-day formula car racing school of 2021 took place March 9 – 11. And although WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca is impeccably maintained, the light rain and soggy conditions that welcomed our enthusiastic staff and eager students seemed appropriate as a metaphor to wash away the challenges of 2020.  However,…

ABRS Puts 2020 In The Rear-View Mirror

Allen Berg Racing Schools Puts 2020 In The Rear-View Mirror

Local, regional, and state shutdown regulations, travel restrictions, quarantines, mask requirements, and the proper application of hand sanitizer were not part of the pre-2020 planning that Allen Berg and his staff undertook as the racing school season began in March. “All-in-all, I’d say we are very happy with how we managed to come back from…

Driving at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca with Allen Berg Racing Schools

I Waited a Lifetime to Take Racing Lessons and It Was Totally Worth It

Two days at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca with Allen Berg Racing Schools provides bucket-list bragging rights. Even with bug-splats on my helmet’s visor, the Corkscrew turn at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca is an awe-inspiring sight. Wiggling through the quick left-right combination means plunging the equivalent of six stories in just 450 feet of track. Nearing…

iRacing 3 Race Championship

ABRS iRacing Three Race Championship

  NOTE this is a “League Event” and you will need to join the Allen Berg Racing Schools Championship under Leagues on Iracing. Your request to join will be accepted. Please feel free to share this with your friends, family, drivers and colleagues who may be interested in participating! Schedules Date Track May 15 SEBRING…

Phil Denes Takes the Win Over 24 Racers

Phil Denes Takes the Win Over 24 Racers in the Final ABRS Pre-Season Sim Race

Phil Denes’ profile on his Twitter page is simply “wheel steerer”. With his win this past Friday in the second of two pre-Championship sim races hosted by Allen Berg Racing Schools, plus his multiple wins in the Road to Indy esports events, Phil is proving that whether his race car is real or virtual, he…

OPEN WHEEL RACING SCHOOL IS IN SESSION WITH ALLEN BERG

DRIVE, DE-BRIEF, REPEAT – OPEN WHEEL RACING SCHOOL IS IN SESSION WITH ALLEN BERG

Known for its sweeping vistas and dramatic elevation changes, countless drivers have logged laps around the 2.2-mile, 11 turn natural terrain road course known as Laguna Seca Raceway. While the scenery is compelling, getting much closer to the ground is necessary to truly understand this track. Read the Full story here →

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I Waited A Lifetime To Take Racing Lessons And It Was Totally Worth It

Even with bug-splats on my helmet’s visor, the Corkscrew turn at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca is an awe-inspiring sight. Wiggling through the quick left-right combination means plunging the equivalent of six stories in just 450 feet of track. Nearing the bottom, I short-shift to fifth gear and apply enough throttle to keep the engine on…

Allen Berg Motorsport Accomplishments Celebrated

Allen Berg Motorsport Accomplishments Celebrated

Hall of Fame Ceremony Held In Toronto, Canada Honors 18 February 19, 2020 (San Diego, CA): On Saturday evening, February 15, 2020, in the John Bassett Theater at the Metro Toronto Convention Center in downtown Toronto, in front of family and friends, plus many past and present honorees, Allen Berg was recognized for his contributions…

Allen Berg Announces New Entity, New Board Members, New Focus

Allen Berg Announces New Entity, New Board Members, New Focus

Industry All-Stars Pook, Bailey, Mayer and Hinchcliffe Join Board of Advisors February 3, 2020 (San Diego, CA) Allen Berg, CEO and Founder of Allen Berg Racing Schools announced today the formation of a new entity – Allen Berg Motorsports, LLC (ABM) – to reflect the diversity of program offerings moving forward. Berg, following the appointment…

Allen Berg Inducted Into Canadian Motorsports Hall Of Fame

Allen Berg Inducted Into Canadian Motorsports Hall Of Fame Class Of 2020

Calgary, ALBERTA (January 7, 2020) – On the morning of November 19, 2019, Allen Berg’s phone rumbled with a call from an unknown (to Allen) number in the 416 area code. It was Dr. Hugh Scully, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame, calling Allen to congratulate him on…

Canadian Motorsports Hall Of Fame

Allen Berg Has Been Inducted Into The Canadian Motorsports Hall Of Fame

The Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame (CMHF), is pleased to announce that the CMHF will induct seven new members into its ranks at the Canadian International Auto Show on February 15, 2020. The inductees will be recognized for their significant accomplishments and the extraordinary contributions they have made to the advancement of motorsports in Canada.

Allen Berg Racing Schools-More Corkscrew

Allen Berg Racing Schools: More Corkscrew

The Corkscrew. If you’re a racing fan, you know that I’m talking about turn 8 and 8A at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca (or in race fan shorthand, simply “Laguna Seca.”) This is one of the most famous turns at one of the most famous tracks in the world. In 1999 Polyphony released Gran Turismo 2…

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Matt Beardsley 100MPH Drone

Matt Beardsley joined us at Laguna Seca to push the limits of cinematography with a 100mph FPV racing drone carrying a cinema camera. Matt is a filmmaker, photographer, and commercial artist. You can find Matt at https://www.facebook.com/pg/mattbeardsleyphoto

Steven Aghakhani

10 Questions With Allen Berg Racing Schools Grad Steven Aghakhani

Steven is 16 years old and is currently competing in the IMSA-sanctioned Lamborghini Super Trofeo class where he has several pole positions and race wins in 2019. Steven also races in the Blancpain GT3 America series piloting the Mercedes AMG GT3. Q1. You started karting at age 7. Can you share a few highlights of…

Official Racing Schools

Allen Berg Racing Schools Announced As “Official Racing School” of Formula Pro USA F4

Monterey, California (June 4, 2019) – Allen Berg, President of Allen Berg Racing Schools (ABRS), and Brent Morgan, President of Exclusive Racing – Series Promoter of the West Coast based Formula Pro USA F4 Western Championships affiliated with SCCA Pro Racing announced today that ABRS is the “Official Racing School of Formula Pro USA F4…