Formula 2000 Racing

From: $575   

Location(s):

Pocono Raceway - Long Pond, PA
New Jersey Motorsports Park - Millville, NJ

Availability:

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AM Half Day Program - 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM

PM Half Day Program - 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Full Day Program - 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

* 2017 dates to be announced

Suit up and strap in behind the wheel of a Formula 2000 racecar! There are no speed limits and no on-coming traffic, just you and a racecar that handles better than anything you have ever driven!
  • Founded by a Professional Formula One driver, this school has been teaching students for over 30 years
  • Fully certified as an Authorized Competition Licensing School by the Sports Car Club of America
  • Real Formula 2000 racecar, 0-60 MPH in 4.2 seconds
  • No experience necessary
  • Hit speeds up to 130 MPH, pull up to 2 G's in the corners and stop on a dime!


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Description:
Suit up and strap in behind the wheel of a Formula 2000 racecar! There is no speed limit and no on-coming traffic, just you and a racecar that handles better than anything you have ever driven!

Begin your day with an introductory classroom session teaching you what it takes to control a Formula 2000 racecar enabling you to hit speeds up to 130 MPH! Soon after you'll watch a live demonstration and move on to complete a practice run in a Volvo Sedan.

Finally your time on the track has come! Suit up in the same attire worn by the pros and a full-face helmet - then it's off to the races!

Racing Options
Half Day Program: Two 20-minute racing sessions / 30 Laps of racing
Full Day Program: Four 20-minute racing sessions / 60 Laps of racing

Racing Locations
Pocono International Raceway:Pocono International Raceway offers 3 different interior road courses allowing you to use a different one each day. The North Road Course is a 1.5-mile course including 9 turns and 2 straightaways, the longest being approximately 1,700 feet. The South Road Course is a 1-mile course featuring 10 turns including a hairpin and 3 short straightaways. The East Road Course is a 1.4-mile with 13 turns including a hairpin and 4 straightaways, the longest being approximately 1,545 feet.

New Jersey Motorsports Park:New Jersey Motorsports Park is one of the most unique and dynamic motorsports parks in the country. This world class complex includes the signature Thunderbolt Raceway as well as the Lightning Raceway. Both courses are used, but only one for each program date. The Thunderbolt Raceway features 2.25 miles of asphalt, 12 challenging turns and a 0.5-mile straightaway. The Lightning Raceway is a 1.9-mile circuit in the northern section of the park. This 10-corner circuit is fast and challenging featuring some of the most interesting and dramatic corners and elevation changes in the park.



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Essential Information:

  • Must be able to operate a manual transmission
  • Participants must be at least 16 years old with a valid driver's license
  • Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian present to sign a release waiver
  • Maximum height is 6'6" and maximum weight is 300 pounds
  • Driving suit and helmet are included

Duration:
Half Day - 5 hours; Full Day - Approximately 9.5 hours

Maximum Participants:
18 per session

Spectators:
Friends and family are encouraged to come and watch! It is recommended for all spectators to bring drinks and snacks to enjoy while at the track as well as lawn chairs for seating.

Weather Dependent:
This experience runs rain or shine. If a program is canceled due to inclement weather, only students present will receive a credit to take the course again. If you do not show up for your program and it is canceled due to weather, no refund or credit will be given.

What to Wear:
Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions. Thin walking shoes are recommended; open-toe shoes are not allowed. A driving suit and helmet will be provided.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 30 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, rescheduling is allowed up to 21 days prior to the scheduled date for a $25.00 fee. If you reschedule your program 20 days to 8 days prior to the scheduled date, 25% of your tuition will be charged to schedule a new date. If you reschedule your program 7 days to 3 days prior to the scheduled date, 50% of your tuition will be charged to schedule a new date. Rescheduling is not permitted once you are within 3 days of your booked date and time. Cancellations within 3 days are considered a "no show" and you forfeit the entire tuition and no refunds or credits will be given.

Experience ID:
DRI-BAL-0003



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  1. What is the age requirement?
    Participants must be at least 16 years old with a valid driver's license. Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian present to sign a release waiver.
  2. Do I need to know how to drive a stick?
    Yes, this experience does require that participants have experience driving a manual transmission.
  3. What is the difference between the Half Day and Full Day Formula Racing Package?
    The Half Day program includes two 20-minute track sessions, equivalent to approximately 30 laps. The Full Day program includes four 20-minute sessions on the track, approximately 60 laps.
  4. What if there is inclement weather?
    All programs run rain or shine. If a program is canceled due to inclement weather, only students present will receive a credit to take the course again. If you do not show up for your program and it is canceled due to weather, no refund or credit will be given.
  5. Will I need insurance for the program in case there is damage to the car?
    No, students are not held liable for damage in this program.
  6. Can I bring family and friends?
    Friends and family are encouraged to come and watch! It is recommended for all spectators to bring drinks and snacks to enjoy while at the track as well as lawn chairs for seating. All guests and students must sign in upon arrival.
  7. Do you offer photography or video of my experience?
    Yes, in-car video is available and provides a unique opportunity to capture your experience on DVD that you can take with you upon the completion of your program. A professional photographer is also on hand to take pictures of your experience for a small fee.

Customer Reviews:

  • Formula 2000 Racing

  • September 22, 2016

  • 5

  • Baltimore

"Awesome track day, instructors were clear and helpful"

  • Formula 2000 Racing

  • December 04, 2009

  • 5

  • Baltimore

"This was a fantastic experience. I'm looking forward to doing it again!"