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High Performance Driving Experience at Sonoma Raceway

This event was run on May.29, 2018

HOD loves Sonoma Raceway!  This iconic track is a challenge to driver and car. It is said that if you can drive Sonoma Raceway well, you are ready for any track in North America!

We operate carefully managed events at Sonoma for intermediate and advanced drivers only. You must be solo-signed off by HOD, or another recognized group, before you can drive with HOD at Sonoma. If you have yet to be sure of your qualifications to drive with HOD at Sonoma, email us at and we will be happy to discuss this you. We will provide orientation laps and safety orientation to experienced drivers who are new to Sonoma.


Annual family membership/username in Team HOD is required. Membership can be shared by a household, including offspring up to 25 years of age still living at home.

6" numbers are required on both sides of the car. You may bring/make your own or you may order the next available number from HOD during registration or at the event for $5.

Helmet rentals are available in a variety of sizes.

Vehicles & trailers may be dropped in Lot 2 only after 6pm the night before the event
. Note that there is no overnight parking in the paddock or garages.

Gate opens at 6:30am

Check in starts at 6:45am in the John Cardinale Media Center
Mandatory driver meetings start at 7:30am
First cars are on track at 8:00am
The day ends at 5:00pm

Driver's lunch is included. Guest Lunches are $16 each.

limit is 103db.

Is the run group you are wanting sold out?  Email us at to be added to a wait list. Please include your name, phone number (cell is preferred), event date, and the run group(s) you are interested in.

Driving a Convertible? CLICK HERE to review the HOD policy on convertibles.

Selecting a garage? Check the box above the Garage Rental run group.
NOTE: Each garage has space for 2 cars, nose to tail, for a cost of $100 per day. Please add comments to your order with preferred location or who you would like to be located next to. Note: If garage rentals are low, we reserve the right to cancel the  garage rentals, in which case you will receive a refund.