Frequently Asked Questions
We operate rain or shine, however if conditions are forecast to be unsafe we will advise you by email or phone when possible.
You are welcome to bring family/friends to share the experience with you. We have specific viewing areas, to see you on the track. Guests are subject to the same rules and regulations as students.
Yes, all programs are available in gift certificate form. You can purchase without selecting a date so the lucky racing student can select the best date and time. We can also include a personalized letter from Allen, so let us know the occasion.
Yes, passing is allowed in all programs.
Proficiency to drive a road car or race kart is necessary, however no prior racing experience is required - please contact us if you have any question about your eligibility.
We provide all equipment, including driver’s suit, helmet and gloves. Wear closed toed shoes and clothes that will be comfortable under the drivers suit. If you have your own equipment, they must be Snell and FIA compliant.
Closed toe shoes and clothes that will be comfortable under the drivers suit. Keep in mind that the race car pedals sit very close together, so skinnier shoes are highly recommended. We recommend shorts and t-shirt to wear under the racing suit, NOT jeans or trousers. We provide the rest!
Yes, GoPro cameras, are available to capture your experience on the track for a moderate charge. Mounted just above the driver’s helmet (just like the pro drivers), you would receive the HD footage before you leave the track on an SD card.
No, as the official sponsor to GoPro, and for liability reasons of equipment and captured footage, we can only use our supplied cameras.
We offer an optional insurance policy to limit your liability, as each racecar is very expensive. We provide training and high quality racecars, so damage is unlikely, but we still recommend purchasing the insurance policy in order to reduce your financial exposure in the case of any incident.
There are no minimum age requirements as long as participants have significant kart racing experience and/or are proficient and independently capable of driving a road car.
All programs begin by following a high-speed performance car driven at very high speeds, by a professional racecar driver. As you become more comfortable driving a Formula racecar, your speed increases, exceeding cornering speeds of 90 mph.
Please refer to our Terms and Conditions page
- On any page of our website www.allenbergracingschools.com, click on the 'Register For Race School' button at the top right of the screen.
- Select the location from the list on the left of the screen
- Select your preferred date and program, then follow the instructions presented to you