While NASA and some track day operators offer some free coaching as you begin HPDE, eventually you’re on your own. Or you can hire a professional coach, but this generally costs $750-$1250 per day. Having a private coach is great, but it is cost prohibitive for many drivers.
We’ve found an alternative that many drivers really like: the Apex Pro, a.k.a. the “Magic Coaching Box”. If you haven’t heard of the Apex Pro, here’s a short video on what’s in the magic box.
If that is intriguing, but you want to know more, read our coverage of using it on a track day here: https://www.windingroad.com/articles/reviews/diving-into-corners-and-data-the-apex-pro-digital-driving-coach-in-the-real-world/
To order your very own Apex Pro ($449): https://store.windingroad.com/apex-pro-digital-driving-coach-p2781.aspx
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