Porsche Club Of America - Chicago Region

Drivers Education

Looking for a little excitement in your life? Want to experience the kind of driving your Porsche was designed for? Come find out! Let our seasoned PCA instructors show you what you’ve been missing. We will teach you the skills required to drive your Porsche or other sports car at its limits in a safe and secure environment.

The Chicago Region uses several different racetracks for its Drivers Education program; from the very scenic and long (4 miles) Road America in beautiful Elkhart Lake Wisconsin to Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Illinois. We also hold events at Blackhawk Farms Raceway in South Beloit, Wisconsin and GingerMan Raceway in South Haven, Michigan. If you have never experienced driving your Porsche the way it was meant to be driven come give our Drivers Education events a try.


The PCACR Blackhawk Handbook is the place to look for information about:

  • General Information & Run Group ID & Car Numbers
  • Safety & Run Group Requirements
  • Passing Rules & Following Distances
  • Flags & Procedures

PDF Download *updated for 2018

Novice Drivers or drivers new to Blackhawk should check out the track map and read "A Novice Day at Blackhawk" for more information about what to expect and how to prepare for their first Blackhawk DE.

Driver Education Tech Sheet Download

In June 2009, Porsche Club of America and the Lockton HPDE Insurance Program® announced their partnership in delivering affordable insurance to the many PCA enthusiasts involved in performance driving events. The program provides affordable, single-event physical damage insurance for vehicles used in PCA high-performance driving schools.

For more information or to build a sample rate quote, visit the Lockton Affinity website.