Compound Corners are common to almost every race circuit. Racing driver and instructor Nigel Greensall looks at examples from Silverstone, Misano, and Dubai circuits to give tips on how to negotiate compound corners.
More time is spent in slow corners than in fast corners, so you can often gain the most lap time by concentrating on them. Nigel uses video screenshots, circuit maps and videos to discuss his approach.
ARDS grade A Racing Instructor, Ben Elliot, discusses the importance of where a driver is looking on the track, and why aligning head and eye movement while driving is so important.
Finding lap time gains in unlikely places
Professional racing driver, Nigel Greensall, provides an insight into how to find lap time gains in the most unlikely of places.
Predictive Lap Timing
Learn how predictive lap timing is used in racing for instant driver feedback, as used in Video VBOX with the 'LineSnap' Predictive Lap Timing.
Finding time in the wet
Professional racing driver, Nigel Greensall, gives tips on how to find the grip on a wet and slippery track.
Learn how to break down a race track into landmarks that will help with precision and relaxation, and ultimately, better lap times.
Getting on the gas
Ben Clucas – Grade A ARDS Instructor, former Australian Formula 3 champion, and racing driver with over a decade of experience in a wide variety of cars – takes you through the importance of correctly timing your throttle application.
We follow Nigel Greensall round his record-breaking lap of Spa in a world-famous Healey 3000, using many of the techniques previously discussed. Video and data download also available.
Finding time when the only data you have to compare against is your own sounds counter intuitive. Julian Thomas presents several instances where mistakes made in qualifying allowed him to discover several areas of improvement when racing.
Mastering corner entry
In a series of videos, Julian Thomas examines the various elements of approaching and entering a corner.
The science of rapid race car optimization using tire temperature
Understand how to maximize the contact patch of a tire by quickly removing the guess work surrounding vehicle set up.