Track Day Zone

By Ziva & Michael Allen | A magazine, resources and merchandise for the automotive and track day (HPDE) enthusiast.

2018 Mustang GT

“We are delighted to announce that the 2018 Mustang offers an available Performance Pack that will be among the first vehicles on the road to offer …

Sports Cars

Why Smooth Is Fast

"Jerky, violent driving means abrupt accelerations that transfer weight quickly. The tires don’t like that."<p>by Paul Haney<p>Anyone who has tried to …

Jerky

BMW Ultimate Driving Experience

“...drivers participating in the teen driving school, autocross or M control clinic will develop their own skills, gaining experience and confidence …

Suspension Tuning with Mike Skeen, Jade Buford, Matt Romanowski, Dave Scott and Robert Metcalf

"Most of the focus for the setup with this type of car is in getting it comfortable and preserving the tire--this also happens to be where the tire …

Message to Valtteri Bottas: Swerving Doesn’t Heat the Tires

"How quickly a racing tire comes up to a good operating temperature, at least 180 degrees F, depends on the load, car speed, ambient temperature and …

Track Day Tires Explained

"Tires that can be reliably driven to and from a track and used effectively on the track are generally grouped into three categories, with each …

Responsible. Not Responsible: Marketing the Demon to Create Outlaw Image for Dodge Brand

"They start selling these cars - it’s going to be less than 30 minutes before there will be major incidents and some fatalities."<p>“With Demon, our …

iLaps Transforms Your Smart Phone into an Intelligent Data Logger

"Measuring motor sport performance is a serious task and requires an accuracy that mobile phone sensors chips are incapable of."<p>iLAPS, a new product …

2018 Camaro ZL1: The Most Track Capable Camaro Ever

"The owner’s manual supplement outlines what prep is needed for heavy track use. Specifically, suspension alignment and oil specs."<p>2018 Camaro ZL1: …

Making the Leap from Track Days to Racing: Racing Schools

Okay, so you have begun to think about transitioning from track days to racing. What do you do? How does it work? Well Chad Morehead took the leap …

The Race Driver Coach: Enzo Mucci

“Often in everyday life we cannot express ourselves, cannot fully let go and be on the edge. But track day driving is a discipline that allows this …

Reading The Car Through Your Hands And Feet

"If you ever find yourself pulsing on and off the brake pedal, work on making it one efficient motion: Make the first hit as hard as you can (without …

Learn a Track with your Own Coach for $49

"One of the most important things to going fast and progressing in car control is an understanding of weight management, especially at the point of …

A Track Days Magazine

"One of the most important things to going fast and progressing in car control is an understanding of weight management, especially at the point of …

Tadge Juechter, Corvette Chief Engineer, Talks About Solving the Z06 Overheating Problem

"For the 2017 Z06, we have modified the intercooler geometry quite substantially to allow improved cooling of the intake charge to all cylinders in …

Henry Gilbert: Race Team, Schools and Track Days

"Universal Pictures hired me in 2001 to be the driving instructor for the cast of 2 Fast 2 Furious which was filmed in Miami and that is when I …

New Jersey Motorsports Park

"Nothing beats repetition and seat time. This is not a sport that requires “book learning” skills. This sport requires hours behind the wheel until …

Palatov Motorsport: Cars Designed for Trackday Drivers

"What I wanted to do was create new solutions, break away from the tried and true. In racing there are very few opportunities to do that. Also, …

The BMW Performance Center to Contest the 2015 One Lap Of America with New BMW X6 M

“It is truly phenomenal. It goes fast and if it happens to rain, we would hope that it rains every day as it is all wheel drive and I am very …

Data Guru Matt Romanowski of TrailBrake.net Talks to Auto TrackDay Monthly

"Having a great predictive time displayed in the car has really helped with knowing, while still on the track, which line or technique is better. …

BMW Performance Driving Center Instructor Mike Renner

"I see this guy’s running 30 events and he’s never put it off the track. He knows he can drive pretty quick so he must have car control, but the fine …

Larry Webster, Editor and Chief of Road & Track Magazine

We are excited to share with you a Carsyeah.com podcast generously offered to us by Mark Greene. Larry Webster is the Editor and Chief of <i>Road & Track</i> …

Advanced Driver Tuning: “Take It To The Bank”

"Early in my driving career one of my instructors taught me to read the tachometer at a specific point on the exit of each turn I was striving to …

Hawk Performance Street/Race Pads

"The advantages of High Performance Street Race Pads over HP Plus are that they offer more torque and a higher temp rating for greater fade …

Click Here to Listen To Mike Renner of the BMW Performance Driving School at CarsYeah.com

We are excited to share with you a Carsyeah.com podcast generously offered to us by Mark Greene. Come take a listen. Mike Renner has had his share of …

National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park

"The Grand Full config is a mix of moderate elevation change, medium speed, technical, high speed, high load corners, and also has three separate …

The Friction Circle

"A sign of brilliance is being able to take a complex subject and make it simple. And while driving the car on the edge of the friction circle is not …

The Greene Mille

"Blake put his hand on my shoulder and said, “Don’t worry dad. That’s not a rock chip. That’s a memory mark. Every time you look at that you’ll be …