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iRacing 3 Race Championship

ABRS iRacing Three Race Championship

By Allen Berg / May 14, 2020

  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

By Allen Berg / May 11, 2020

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

By Allen Berg / April 2, 2020

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 →

Weathertech

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

By Allen Berg / March 18, 2020

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

By Jim Bowie / February 19, 2020

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

By Jim Bowie / February 3, 2020

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

By Allen Berg / January 6, 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

By Allen Berg / December 13, 2019

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

By Glenn Oyoung / December 2, 2019

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…

Allenberg Video

Matt Beardsley 100MPH Drone

By Allen Berg / October 21, 2019

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

By Jim Bowie / September 5, 2019

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

By Allen Berg / June 4, 2019

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…

Jim Joins ABRS

Jim Bowie Joins Allen Berg Racing Schools

By Allen Berg / April 9, 2019

Berg and Bowie Commit to Revitalize The Racing School Experience Monterey, California (April 9, 2019) – Allen Berg, founder and President of Allen Berg Racing Schools (ABRS) announced today that motorsports executive Jim Bowie has joined the racing school effective immediately. Bowie will be tasked with drafting and executing a new strategy and vision for…

Parker Thompson

Parker Thompson Belongs On The Road To Indy

By Allen Berg / April 4, 2019

Behind the Patricio O’Wards and Colton Hertas on the Mazda Road To Indy, Parker Thompson was looking like a sure thing to backfill at least one of their vacancies for 2019. The scrappy Canadian was the class of the field during the first half of last year’s Pro Mazda championship, collecting three wins and two…

ABRS Featured in Polo America Racing Magazine

ABRS Featured in Polo America Racing Magazine

By Allen Berg / August 30, 2018

We recently hosted Randy Russell from Polo America at one of our Three Day Formula Car programs. The following article accurately represents our program curriculum and his impression of our business.