Car control course

Learn winter driving skills from behind-the-wheel of a pro drive skidcar
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Many crashes could be avoided if the drivers understood their vehicle limitations and knew the driving techniques required in an emergency situation or bad weather condition.

The Car Control & Defensive Driving Course is a fun and informative program offering drivers the opportunity to experience emergency driving situations in a safe, controlled environment.

Private Car Control Course sessions available:

  • 1 person class for $349 (1.5 hours)
  • 2 person class for $599 (2 hours)
  • 3 person class for $799 (2.5 hours)
  • For groups of 4 or more, please email to schedule.

PRICE: $349+

This course improves driver awareness and skills that can be applied to all types of vehicles and driving conditions, including winter driving! This unique training is an education in driving you just can't get anywhere else!

Curriculum Includes:

  • Behind-the-wheel training in the ProDrive SkidCars
  • How to control and avoid all types of skids
  • Winter driving skills for rain, snow and ice.
  • Concepts of vehicle dynamics
  • Defensive driving tactics
  • Collision avoidance maneuvers
  • Emergency braking techniques (ABS vs. non-ABS)
  • Excellent training for all ages! (Permit or License)

What is a skid car

A Pro Drive SkidCar is a vehicle fitted with a unique steel frame and hydraulic platform.

This innovative system recreates situations that allow the driver to experience different types of skids in an environment that encourages learning. The SkidCar is so effective at developing superior driving skills, it is the preferred training tool for law enforcement agencies and professional training centers around the world.

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Pro Drive tips for winter driving

Enjoy this short, informative video detailing the hazards of winter driving

Pro Drive and Mt. Hood Meadows have teamed up to make your winter commute safer this year. Check out the video, then take a spin in a Pro Drive SkidCar and have the time of your life while learning the driving skills that could save it!

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