Hours are Friday 5 pm-7 pm, and Saturday 6:30 am-9 am. Please be prepared to show your NASA current membership card and valid state driver's license at registration located at the Registration + Tech + Driver Info area (Tech Garage) in the garages. See paddock map for details.
Hours are Friday 5 pm-7 pm and Saturday 6:30 am-9 am at the Registration + Tech + Driver Info area (Tech Garage), make sure you bring your completed Pre-Tech Form! Blank Pre-tech forms will be available for a $1 donation to charity.
Vendors will be open Saturday and Sunday 8 am-2 pm.
Saturday evening following the last track session of the day, NASA SE will host an Awards ceremony at the Gatorade Podium. ALL are welcome to attend. Families and friends are also welcome.
You cannot enter the track without a NASA-issued wristband. You can get your wristband Thursday 1 pm-7 pm, Friday 7 am-7 pm, Saturday 7 am-7 pm, Sunday 7 am-6 pm. Only entrants with a wristband will be allowed in after these gate times. If you arrive at the track outside of these times you have to park outside in the holding area.
HPDE & HyperDrive
Before you get to the track print out this HPDE Tech Form, take it to your local mechanic and have them fill it out and sign it. Bring that form, your car with numbers on it, and a helmet to Registration + Tech + Driver Info when you arrive.
Once you get to the track…
Pull up to the gate, hand in your COVID waiver, sign the gate waiver, get your temperature checked, and put your gate wristband on. Proceed into the paddock, find a parking area using the suggested Paddock Parking Map and then drive your car to the Registration + Tech + Driver Info area in the paddock near the grid & track entrance with your helmet and HPDE Tech form filled out by your personal mechanic. Once you pass thru Tech inspection head over to the Registration + Tech + Driver Info area in the paddock near grid & track entrance with your NASA membership card and driver’s license to pick up your HPDE Wristband and assorted event goodies.
Tech will be handing out grid decals for all drivers who are participating in HPDE sessions. You’ll need to bring your helmet, your car, and a completed HPDE tech form to Tech to get your grid decal. The HPDE Tech Form is here:
You will report to registration at the Registration + Tech + Driver Info area in the paddock near the grid & track entrance in the Paddock. See the paddock map for details. You must show your state Driver’s license and your NASA membership card to get your wristband.
HPDE-1 will automatically be assigned, instructors. Limited point-by passing is required on the straights. You will be following your instructor in their car on track, the instructors will have a large white “X” on their rear window. You will get your wristband in the classroom at 7:45 am Saturday Morning.
HPDE-2 is solo driving – you can request an instructor at any time to ride with you. No passengers and limited point-by passing are required on the straights. To qualify for this solo session you must have approved prior to the event.
HPDE-3 is strictly solo driving. No passengers and point-by passing are required. To qualify for this solo session you must have approved prior to the event.
HPDE 4 sessions will be passing anywhere on the track, point-by is preferred but not required.
HPDE-3 & HPDE 4 Combined Sessions
Saturday combined sessions are run by HPDE 3 rules, point-by-passing only. On Sunday the sessions are by HPDE 4 rules, passing does not require a point-by but it is highly recommended. Also, we have yellow “NASA 4’s” that you can place on the rear of your car to indicate that drivers do not need to wait for a point-by to pass you.
Your classroom and the on-track session are listed on the schedule, make sure you attend the classroom or you will not be allowed to drive! Show up to grid 10 mins early to meet your instructor and bring your helmet!
When a vehicle goes on track with a passenger one of the occupants must be a NASA certified instructor or equivalent. Passengers in all cars who are not registered for the event must sign a passenger waiver and receive a special wristband. Only vehicles that are registered for the event can be taken on track. Passengers but be cohabitating with the driver.
ALL HPDE and HyperDrive sessions will have classroom sessions/meetings -see schedule for times. The classroom is located in the media center. You must attend classroom sessions to receive your track passes for the track sessions.
EVERYONE MUST attend the ALL HANDS MEETING SATURDAY MORNING. INSTRUCTORS MUST attend mandatory meetings SATURDAY MORNING. See schedule for MEETING times, the location is at the NASA Driver Info in the paddock.