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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-05-2019, 12:26 PM Thread Starter
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Ron Fellows Corvette Owners School

Has anyone attended the Ron Fellows Corvette Owner's School? If so, could you provide a review, and/or some tips for a newbe?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-12-2019, 05:24 PM
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Re: Ron Fellows Corvette Owners School

I would rate the experience as 5 STAR! Wonderful instruction in class and on track. This is one of the few places where you can safely explore your Corvette's performance. I hit triple digit speeds several places on the track in a Z06. I'll be back! Two days was not enough for me.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-12-2019, 07:43 PM
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Re: Ron Fellows Corvette Owners School

It was awesome, you will not regret it. Take comfortable clothes. I went in August of last year, it was hotter than hell. If you have an action cam, get a suction cup and you can pop it on the inside window to get videos inside the car. They have photographers taking pictures of you on the track, so be prepared to spend a little extra money on that, as well as shirts from the gift shop. You will learn a ton about the cars and driving them. I feel a lot more comfortable and confident driving. You get a much better understanding the limits of the car and what it will do. They will push you to drive fast, do it. Push the car but one of their common sayings was "don't use your deductible", but no worries. It's all safe and the most fun you will ever have. Enjoy it. Take lots of pics.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-13-2019, 04:30 PM
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Re: Ron Fellows Corvette Owners School

I forgot to mention, take a 32 GB SD card with you so you can record your sessions on the car's built in Performance Data Recorder. I also recorded my ride-along session. It was humbling to see that the instructor took several corners 10mph faster than I. The PDR doesn't lie!
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