PROGRAM

SPEED AND PERFORMANCE — NO LONGER RESERVED ONLY FOR THE PROS.

Choose from six levels of high-performance dynamic driving. Gain top level skills from expert instructors. Test the limits of some of the most legendary models from Mercedes-AMG and push to finish first in an unforgettable experience that will literally turn you into a faster learner.

PERFORMANCE

Go from motorist to driver.

Learn the fundamentals of vehicle dynamics and get acquainted with controlled maneuvers by applying customized driving exercises.

Your action-packed day will include: practicing line technique, cornering and braking.  Once you perfect vehicle control and handling, you’ll progress to higher speed exercises that put the racetrack to use. Leave your session a better driver, and most likely, raring for the next level — ADVANCED training.

One-day event: $1,995

REGISTER

PREREQUISITES:

Participants must be 21 years of age or older and possess a current, valid driver’s license.

PERFORMANCE TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

7:15 am - 8:15 am
Registration Check-In and Breakfast

8:15 am - 9:00 am
Welcome Introductions and Technical Classroom

9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drive Modules 

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lunch

1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Drive Modules 

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Victory Ceremony and Farewell

PERFORMANCE COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Mon, Sep 7
Tue, Sep 8
Wed, Sep 9
Thu, Dec 10
Fri, Dec 11
Sat, Dec 12

Laguna Seca Raceway

Thu, Jun 18
Fri, Jun 19
Sat, Jun 20
Sat, Nov 7
Sun, Nov 8
Mon, Nov 9

Lime Rock Park

Tue, Aug 11
Wed, Aug 12
Thu, Aug 13
Fri, Aug 14
Sat, Aug 15

ADVANCED

Shift your skills into a higher gear.

Two days of detailed training and technical on-track instruction. Additionally, you’ll receive onboard diagnostics and computer analysis so you can capture your progress (and your feats) down to the millimeter and second.

Your first day on the track concludes with a welcome reception and dinner.

Two-day event: $3,995

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PREREQUISITES:

Participants must complete AMG Driving Academy PERFORMANCE training or another qualified performance driving school. Participants must be 21 years of age or older and possess a current, valid driver’s license.

ADVANCED TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

7:45 am - 8:15 am
Registration, Check-In and Breakfast

8:15 am - 9:00 am
Welcome Introductions and Technical Classroom

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Drive Modules

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm 
Lunch

1:15 pm - 5:00 pm 
Drive Modules 

5:00 pm - 5:15 pm 
Driver Debrief

5:15 pm - 6:30 pm 
Depart Track and Get Ready for Dinner

6:30 pm 
Driver Reception and Dinner

ADVANCED TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

8:00 am - 8:30 am
Arrival at the Racetrack and Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:45 am
Introduction and Driver Briefing on Day's Events

8:45 am - 9:15 am
Driver Fitness

9:15 am - 12:00 pm
Drive Modules

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Lunch

1:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Drive Modules                

5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Victory Ceremony and Farewell 

ADVANCED COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Thu, Sep 10 - Fri, Sep 11
Sun, Dec 13 - Mon, Dec 14

Laguna Seca Raceway

Sun, Jun 21 - Mon, Jun 22
Tue, Nov 10 - Wed, Nov 11

PRO

Accelerate the learning curve. 

Two days of focused instruction and technical training reserved for the highest level of driving. Benefit from increased coaching while challenging and improving your capabilities to a much greater degree. As speeds increase and skills improve, open lapping provides the maximum challenge and thrill. Leave prepared to confidently welcome the challenges of any racetrack.

Your first day on the track concludes with a welcome reception and dinner.

Two-day event: $4,995

REGISTER

PREREQUISITES:

Participants must complete AMG Driving Academy ADVANCED program or another qualified performance driving school.   Participants must be 21 years of age or older and possess a current, valid driver’s license

PRO TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

7:15 am - 8:15 am
Arrival at Racetrack and Breakfast 

8:15 am - 9:00 am
Welcome Introductions and Technical Classroom

9:00 am - 9:15 am
Driver Fitness and Grouping

9:15 am - 12:00 pm
Drive Modules

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Lunch (Flag Talk)

12:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Drive Modules

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Depart Track and Get Ready for Dinner

6:30 pm
Driver Reception and Dinner

PRO TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

7:45 am - 8:30 am
Arrival at Racetrack and Breakfast 

8:30 am - 9:15 am
Driver Briefings & Fitness

9:15 am - 10:00 am
Lead / Follow

10:00 am- 11:45 am
Drive Modules

11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch

12:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Drive Modules

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Track Consistency & Autocross Competition

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Taxi Rides

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Victory Ceremony & Farewell 

PRO COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Sat, Sep 12 - Sun, Sep 13
Tue, Dec 15 - Wed, Dec 16

Laguna Seca Raceway

Tue, Jun 23 - Wed, Jun 24
Thu, Nov 12 - Fri, Nov 13

PRO+

AMG Driving Academy’s top tier in the U.S.

One-day of intense training for experienced drivers with extended track time. Small groups with personalized coaching by world class instructors help to further develop your on-track skills and increase your speed and consistency behind the wheel. In addition, with data acquisition and review, race starts, passing exercises and racing strategy, get the tools necessary to pursue a racing career. Upon successful completion, you will have the foundation necessary to apply for the SCCA Competition Racing License.

One-day event: $2,995

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PREREQUISITES:

Participants must have successfully completed AMG Driving Academy PRO training within the last 12 months. No alternate previous driving experience accepted for entry into PRO+. Participants must be 21 years of age or older and possess a current, valid driver’s license.

PRO+ TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

7:15 am - 8:00 am
Registration, Check-In and Breakfast

8:00 am - 8:30 am
Welcome, Introductions and Safety Briefing

8:30 am - 8:50 am
Passing Theory and Regulations

8:50 am - 9:15 am
Driver Fitness / Grouping

9:20 am - 10:20 am
Lead / Follow on Track

10:30 am - 11:45 pm
Free Practice Session

11:45 am - 12:05 pm
Race Start and Passing

12:10 pm - 12:55 pm
Lunch

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free Practice Sessions

3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Car Control Clinic

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free Practice Sessions

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Farewell and Departure

PRO+ COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Thu, Dec 17

Laguna Seca Raceway

Thu, Jun 25
Sat, Nov 14

DRIFT

Take your performance driving game sideways.

The DRIFT program at the AMG Driving Academy offers gymkhana style training for all who want to master the art of oversteering while maintaining precise control. Work with instructors on unique exercises that focus on proper technique, while also providing the speed and thrills that are part of the AMG Driving Academy DNA. The culmination of all your training: A drift challenge where drivers put their newfound skills to the test.

One-day event: $1,995

REGISTER

PREREQUISITES:

Participants must be 21 years of age or older and possess a current, valid driver's license.

AMG Purchase Rewards cannot be applied towards the DRIFT program

DRIFT TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Registration and Breakfast

10:00 - 10:30 am
Welcome and Safety Briefing

10:30 - 10:45 am
Driver Fitness and Grouping

10:45 am - 1:15 pm
Drive Modules

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
Lunch

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Drive Modules

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Drift Course Challenge

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm 
Taxi Rides

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm 
Victory Ceremony and Farewell

DRIFT COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Wed, Dec 16

Laguna Seca Raceway

Thu, Jun 25

DRIFT+

The next level of sideways driving.

DRIFT+ training is an advanced and intensified program offered to DRIFT training graduates. Built on the foundation laid during DRIFT training, this new course will enhance your drifting skills even further.

Your full day of driving features: Drifting Technique, Increased Speed Drifting, Dynamic Drift, Drift – a Segment On-Track, and Drifting Competition.

One-day event: $2,495

REGISTER

PREREQUISITES:

Successful competition of AMG Driving Academy DRIFT training. Participants must be 21 years or older and possess a current, valid driver’s license.

AMG Purchase Rewards cannot be applied towards the DRIFT+ program

DRIFT+ TRAINING AGENDA:
Schedule Subject to Change

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Registration, Check-In and Breakfast

10:00 - 10:30 am
Welcome, Introductions and Safety Briefing

10:30 - 10:45 am
Driver Fitness

10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Drift Technique

12:05 pm - 1:10 pm
High Speed Drift

1:10 pm – 1:50 pm
Lunch

1:50 pm - 2:50 pm
Dynamic Drift

2:55 pm - 4:05 pm
Race Track Drift

4:15 pm - 5:05 pm
Drift Challenge

5:10 pm - 5:30 pm 
Drift Taxi Rides

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm 
Victory Ceremony and Farewell

DRIFT+ COURSE
2020 SCHEDULE:
Circuit of the Americas

Thu, Dec 17

Laguna Seca Raceway

Sat, Nov 14