Radford Racing School

If you have a passion for high performance driving and edge-of-your-seat racing in some of the fastest production and open wheel cars on the planet, then look no further than Radford Racing School.

For over 50 years, Radford Racing School has helped generations of women, men and teens become better, more proficient drivers.

The school, located at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, boasts a 450-acre racing facility featuring a 1.6-mile, 15-turn track along with three additional road courses and an official National Hot Rod Association drag strip. The school also maintains over 100 race-prepared vehicles, sedans, SUVs, and open-wheel formula cars.

Popular Classes

For more than 50 years, Radford Racing School has been at the forefront of world-class driver instruction. Not only has the school’s instructors coached countless Formula 1, Grand Prix and Indy racers to the winner’s circle, but also helped Hollywood actors prepare for their leading roles in blockbuster films.

As the Official High Performance Driving School of Dodge//SRT, the school’s popular High Performance Driving course helps students master advanced street-driving skills with car-control techniques behind the wheel of a 700+ horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT® Hellcat Widebody.

The Teen Defensive Driving program builds skill and confidence for new drivers. They learn car control, active driving, and awareness from some of the best instructors found anywhere. The course also includes a specialty accident avoidance exercise as well as skid control and ABS braking exercises.

With a low three-to-one student to coach ratio, the Grand Prix Road Racing course provides careful instruction that can lead to drivers eventually earning their Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) license. All courses are taught using The Radford Method, where instructors skillfully undo bad driving habits and build drivers’ confidence and capabilities.

Radford's Ligier JS Formula 4 training program gives students the opportunity to train in a competitive, state-of-the-art, open-wheel race car. Powered by Honda, the Radford F4 training program offers multiple course options behind the wheel of the Ligier JS F4 race car.

Group Events

Radford also hosts corporate groups for distinctive events and team-building exercises. Groups can choose from a variety of activities that are sure to bring your team closer together. Options include the Accident Avoidance Simulator, Hot Laps, Lead & Follow, Team Slalom, Timed Autocross Competition, Skid Car, and more.

ProKart Racing is another fun group activity, whether for corporate groups, bachelor parties, or birthdays. Groups of up to 60 people can race in specialized ProKart go-karts which require no shifting and are capable of reaching 50 mph.

The Radford facility also features an indoor meeting space that can be utilized by groups and companies for team events, product showcases, meals, and more. Catering is available for all events.

Getting There

The Radford Racing School is located within Wild Horse Pass at the Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, just west of I-10 at 20000 S. Maricopa Rd., Gate #3, Chandler, Arizona 85226.