The 2014-2015 Jaguar Performance Driving Academy schedule is filling up fast

Where can you go to unleash the full power of a Jaguar? If you’ve never had the opportunity to see how much potential lies under the hood or if you feel better being taught how to safely do so, the Jaguar Performance Driving Academy if the perfect place to learn.

Drive your Dream Cars

jaguarAll vehicles are provided, so there is no need to bring your own Jaguar to the track. Owners and enthusiasts will all have the opportunity to slip behind the wheels of the Jaguar XFR, XJR, XKR and the new F-TYPE R Coupe discovering even more reasons why Jaguars are so appealing to drive. Under the expert guidance of our highly experienced driving instructors, you will learn the hidden potential of Jaguar vehicles while learning how to safely employ techniques to enjoy performance driving.

Program Offerings

Now available in three courses to provide training to your specific experience level.

Level One – You will go through autocross exercises for a half day the skills required to perform a handling oval and on-track lead-follow exercise to learn racing lines. This course is complimentary to U.S. Jaguar owners that have purchased a new XFR, XFR-S, XKR (Coupe or Convertible), XKR-S (Coupe or Convertible), XKR-S GT, XJR, XJ Supersport, XJL Supersport, XJL Ultimate or F-TYPE R Coupe within the past 12 months. This course is also available for purchase for $895.00

Level Two – Available to those that have completed Level One, Level Two is a full day session to get participants comfortable and confident behind the wheel. Class will include the use of a skid pad, timed auto-cross additional on-track lead-follow exercises. As an added bonus participants will receive a recorded video of the laps sent to them via email. This course is offered to all drivers for a fee of $1,895 (If Levels one and two are registered for and taken together the cost is $2,345).

Level Three – The final day long training available to Level One and Two graduates allows participants one-on-one time with a driving instructor to perfect their driving skills. Participants will have the opportunity to compare laps to various driving instructors via track telemetry technology. The program cost for Level Three is $2,895 (If Levels two and three are registered for and taken together the cost is $3,495 plus the cost of Level one).

New Schedule

Courses are available at Monticello Motor Club, Homestead-Miami Speedway, and Sonoma Raceway. Spaces in the Jaguar Performance Academy are not guaranteed and limited spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. To register you must complete the registration online.

  • Monticello Motor Club, Monticello, NY:

o   Level One: October 2 and 3; AM and PM sessions available

o    Level Two: October 4

o   Level Three: October 5

  •  Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL:

o   Level One: December 10 and 12; AM and PM sessions available

o    Level Two: December 11 and 13

o   Level Three: December 14

  • Sonoma Raceway, Sonoma, CA:

o   Level One: February 17 and 19; AM and PM sessions available

o   Level Two: February 18 and 20

o   Level Three: February 21

For more information visit your local Jaguar dealer on visit Jaguar online at

About Jaguar Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Auto group is proud to be an authorized Jaguar dealer located just off the 101 and S Hope Ave.  The Jaguar team at Santa Barbara Auto Group delivers an exceptional buying experience, paying close attention to your requests.  The sale staff offers many years of experience satisfying customers’ needs.  Customers may view the extensive selection of new and pre-owned Jaguar vehicles online or on-site at Santa Barbara Auto Group.

The Santa Barbara Auto Group is dedicated to providing the best sales and service experience in Southern California.  To learn more about any of the popular Jaguar models including the Jaguar F-TYPE, or the all-new XE feel free to call, email, or stop by for friendly personal service.

Santa Barbara Auto Group

402 S Hope Ave

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(805) 682-2000