SoCal Viper Club Car Control Clinic ~ Saturday October 24, 2015
The So Cal Viper Club will be returning back to Auto Club Speedway in Fontana California to utilize their huge parking lot to stage our Member’s only Car Control Clinic sponsored by Southern California Viper Club and Specialty Performance Team This has always been a very popular event for new members as well as long time members. It is the ideal place to take your Viper out and push it to the limit to get a full understanding of what happens when you cross the threshold of tire traction and become a passenger trying to gain control of the Viper. Facebook Page HERE
Once again a huge Thanks to Randy Tribolet for getting us set up again with the Team manager of Megan Racing. Naoki Kobayashi. They will be bringing out 3 of their instructors to help us learn the basics of Car Control through the lessons of Drifting.
” I know some folks are a little reluctant to burn up their street tires and for $50 they will let you take out their drift car and smoke em all you want. I spoke to Naoki today and he said that they would try to bring two rental cars this time. Also, their cars are set up for the drifting and a bit easier to control in a drift. It’s a great way to get a feel for it. Last year, many of us rented the car first to get the feel and then took our vipers out afterward. I think that the best way to do it. They bring a truck load of tires and expect to go through some”
Whether your goal is to learn how to full on drift your Viper or simply get the “feel” of having the back end start to slide out and what to do to catch it, this is the ideal opportunity to come out and learn.
This year we will be focusing on Auto-x and this year it will likely have a few surprises in the course setup.
AUTO CLUB SPEEDWAY LOT 6
9300 Cherry Ave.
Fontana, CA. 92335
8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
If you haven’t renewed your 2015 club membership now would be a great time. https://driveviper.com/join/
Cost (Purchase below using PayPal):
- $100.00/car and driver. Includes Lunch.
- $35.00 for each additional driver or guest. Includes Lunch.
- $50.00 per Driver. Drifting school
Helmets required for all Drivers!
A huge Thank You to Dan Cragin of Specialty Performance Team for sponsoring part of the event. Dan will be on site for any mechanical problems or future diagnostics for your Viper