Sonoma Raceway offers testing with the following requirements and fees. If you have any questions concerning testing or to pre-register, please email Advance registration for testing is required; space is limited.


  • Valid Competition License from NASCAR, Grand-Am, SCCA, FIA, NASA, SVRA, VARA, INEX, HMSA, CFRA, PCA, BMWCCA, HSR, IMSA, CSRG and Star Mazda.
  • Rookie, Novice, Provisional, Time Trial licenses, driving school certificates, resumes, and logbooks are NOT substitutions for a Competition License and will not be accepted.
  • Bring your license with you to sign-in, the morning of your pre-scheduled test day.
  • Vehicles are to conform to SCCA Pro Racing regulations.
  • In addition to a valid competition license, drivers age 16 and 17 years old must also have a completed minor waiver for testing, as well as a letter from the same parent stating their permission for their child to test, and that it covers from 1/1/20 - 12/31/20. (Click here to download waiver.)


Advance registration is requiredWalk-up registration subject to availability. 

To register, please visit and search "Sonoma Raceway" for a list of open test days.

  • Your competition license must be valid at the time of registration.

Test Day Schedule

  • 7 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.         Guest Services open for check in
  • 8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.    Hot Track, Open Testing
  • 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.    Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.      Hot Track, Open Testing

Participant Requirements

  1. When parking race trailers or haulers in the paddock, participants must maintain a 100' separation between pit areas.  The garages will be closed.
  2. No more than four crew members, plus the driver, per car.
  3. No passengers are allowed in race cars.
  4. In the event of an incident on track, drivers must remain in their cars while safety crews assess the scene.
  5. If a car is disabled and needs to be taken into the paddock by a recovery vehicle, the driver will be transported back to their pit area by the ambulance.

Testing Fees

  • Regular Test Days: Full day $525 , Half day $325
  • Session Days: $95-$325 prices per session, please email for schedule

*Credit will not be given for mechanical failure, driver error, etc.

Drones & Unmanned Aircraft Systems

The use of drones or any other unmanned aircraft systems ("UAS") is prohibited unless approved in advance in writing by senior management from Sonoma Raceway.