Driving Instruction at High Plains Raceway

Sarian Motorsports is now offering automobile Performance Driving Instruction during HPR’s standard open lapping days for all levels of track enthusiasts or to help you become a better driver on the street.

Sarian Motorsports owner Chris Sarian has been racing for over ten years at the amateur and professional levels. He and his team of instructors will be matched to each student based on their current and future on-track goals.

Half-Day Performance Driving Instruction (8:00am – 12:00pm or 1:00pm – 5:00pm)

  • Conversation as to present and future driving goals (performance driving, racing, etc.)
  • Vehicle details/overview
  • HPR track orientation (use of track map)
  • 3-5 approximate (20-30 minute) driving sessions with instructor in vehicle (dependent on track-day schedule)
  • Basic car control technique as to use of steering, brakes, throttle and shifting
  • Basic coverage of turn apex identification and track positioning

Full-Day Performance Driving Instruction  (8:00am – 5:00pm with a 1-hr lunch break)

  • Conversation as to present and future driving goals (performance driving, racing, etc.)
  • Vehicle details/overview
  • HPR track orientation (use of track map)
  • 7-10 approximate (20-30 minute) driving sessions with instructor in vehicle (dependent on track-day schedule)
  • Basic car control technique as to use of steering, brakes (Intro to heel-toe, trail braking), throttle and shifting
  • Turn apex identification (early vs. late), understanding of under steer/over steer situations and track positioning
  • Identify and work on individual, specific areas that need attention

Open Lapping Day instruction fees are based on use of customer vehicle; rental vehicles may be available, please contact Sarian Motorsports directly at 303-324-8762 or email info@sarianmotorsports.com .

For more advanced instruction, coaching or group rates for private or semi-private track days, please contact Sarian Motorsports directly at 303-324-8762 or email info@sarianmotorsports.com .

Helmets must be worn at all times during on-track instruction. If you do not have a helmet available, you may rent one through the Open Lapping Day reservation system.

Every vehicle must be inspected no more than 10 days prior to the assigned instruction date.

Shortly after you complete your registration Sarian Motorsports will contact you to provide you with the vehicle inspection sheet and to gather more information about your level of experience and your future driving goals.

Please sign up for instruction no later than one week prior to the instruction date to insure that Sarian Motorsports can have available an instructor that is appropriately matched to your goals for the day.