Back in May, you may have heard, the Skip Barber Racing School filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing at least $10 million in debt and millions owed in rent to various U.S. tracks. That’s Skip Barber Racing School, not Skip Barber, a distinction that apparently went over the heads of many people, because the, uh,…
When you hear the name “Skip Barber,” you think of a legend. You think of a racing school. You think of a man who went to Harvard and then won three SCCA national championships in a row. But now, you can get to know him even better, as he’s here now to answer all of your burning questions.
Skip Barber is the man who has his name on one of the most prominent racing schools in the world. Also, and we didn't know this, he's hilarious. Watch as he provides his take on the 2014 Detroit Auto Show.
So you want to be a professional race car driver, but you don’t have actual racing experience, there are no billionaires in your family and a fracking company didn’t just knock on your door. I’ve got just the thing for you, and it’s not a psychiatric evaluation. It’s called the Skip Barber Racing School Indycar Academy
Where do you go, or which club do you choose, when it's time to take your car out for some tire-smoking, engine-revving mayhem?
Last month, we reviewed the Skip Barber Advanced Two Day Mazdaspeed Racing School at Connecticut's Lime Rock Park. Here's what they taught us.
Uff da! Puerto Rican guy Victor Gonzalez apparently got into a number of wrecks in cars belonging to the Skip Barber Racing School. What's more, he signed a waiver holding him responsible for $5k of damage in each wreck, regardless of whether it's his fault. And he's yet to pay up. Needless to say, the Skips and…