AMG Performance Training


Brake, turn in, clip that apex – and then back on the gas. Just like in real life, you need to overcome obstacles in order to succeed.

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Price:

R 7 300

Duration:

FULL DAY

Venue:

ZWARTKOPS RACEWAY

Overview


The AMG Basic Training experience is perfect to satisfy your need for speed, teaching you how to achieve your goals in the process. With plenty of seat time, you’ll lay the foundation for mastering a high-performance vehicle. Exercises include slalom, handling, emergency braking, cornering, car control – all at the wheel of a Mercedes-AMG. Care for more? This course is aligned with the high international standards of the global AMG Driving Academy and is the ideal preparation for the AMG ADVANCED-Training that is offered worldwide.

The Programme


Our instructors will deliver a theoretical and practical course that will make you aware of street safety and vehicle physics before you learn how to drive a high performance car on a racetrack. The schedule is as follows:

08H00 – WELCOME AND REGISTRATION

SKIDPAN SESSION

  • Car Control Handling
  • Auto-X Practice Competition

TRACK SESSION

  • ABS Brake / Lane Change
  • Cornering techniques
  • Lead & Follow

16H30 – DEPARTURE

Course Instructors


Natalie Weston

Clint Weston

Founding Member at Motorsport Marketing and Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving 
Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving | Pretoria Boys High School 
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

I have been involved with Mercedes-Benz and AMG Driver Training for 14 years and in the industry for 20 years, much the same as my professional motorsport career. I have a passion for cars.

I believe in combining pure adrenalin, high speed driving, maximum safety, education and passion for everything AMG stands for.

Natalie Weston

Auret Rossouw

Marketing and Events Manager/Advanced Driving Instructor at AMG Driving Academy 
AMG Driving Academy | Tshwane University of Technology
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

It is very rewarding for me to know that I can change someone’s attitude towards driving and understanding what a vehicle can do in different circumstances.

Natalie Weston

Ebrahim Mohammed

Advanced Driving Instructor at AMG Driving Academy 
Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving 
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

It is most rewarding to building someone from where they walk in very nervous & unsure, to being comfortable and able.

Natalie Weston

Valentino Meirotti

Owner of Meirotti Tourism ie Famba Famba Tour Design Specialists | 
Famba Famba Tour Design Specialists | Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving | University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria 
Johannesburg Area, South Africa

At the end of the day when drivers depart with better skills and brimming with confidence, I know I have helped put a better driver on our roads.

Natalie Weston

Muhammad Hoosain

Advanced Driving Instructor 
Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving | South Africa

My ultimate goal is to continue to pursue and share this passion I have for this career and to instill in others the ability to become safer drivers, all the while continuing to offer a heightened experience.

Natalie Weston

Donovan Taylor

AMG Academy | Product Training for Mercedes-Benz | Radio and Tv Personality 
DTaylor Trading | Mercedes-Benz Dynamic Driving | Davis&Dean 
Johannesburg Area, South Africa

I have a passion for the brand as well as helping people in any way I can so being an instructor at the AMG Driving Academy ticks all the boxes in my criteria for day to day satisfaction.

Natalie Weston

Courtney Nicholl

Marketing and Events Manager/Advanced Driving Instructor at AMG Driving Academy 
AMG Driving Academy | Tshwane University of Technology
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

I have a passion for the brand as well as helping people in any way I can so being an instructor at the AMG Driving Academy ticks all the boxes in my criteria for day to day satisfaction.

Natalie Weston

Malcome Treges

Marketing and Events Manager/Advanced Driving Instructor at AMG Driving Academy 
AMG Driving Academy | Tshwane University of Technology
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

I have a passion for the brand as well as helping people in any way I can so being an instructor at the AMG Driving Academy ticks all the boxes in my criteria for day to day satisfaction.

Natalie Weston

Natalie Weston

Marketing and Events Manager/Advanced Driving Instructor at AMG Driving Academy 
AMG Driving Academy | Tshwane University of Technology
Johannesburg Area, South Africa.

I have a passion for the brand as well as helping people in any way I can so being an instructor at the AMG Driving Academy ticks all the boxes in my criteria for day to day satisfaction.