Get the most out of your R-compound track day tires

For HPDE instructors and HPDE intermediate/ advanced students



Talk to 5 different people and you'll get 5 different pieces of advice about your track day tires. We clear up the confusion in this webinarJohnny Miller from TrackDayTire and Bruce Foss from Hoosier Racing Tire gives us practical advice on how to get the most from your R-compound tire. 

You'll learn how to:

  • properly set and check your pressures and understand what they mean
  • use a pyrometer to get reliable, repeatable data
  • scrub in a new set of tires and what happens if you don't
  • properly fit your track day tires on your car
  • drive your first out lap on cold tires
  • much more! 

Meet the experts


Johnny Miller

Professional driver, coach, engineer. He has 30+ years of motorsports experience in NASCAR, IMSA, and SCCA Trans-Am & club racing with numerous career wins, poles, podiums and track records. He is a Hoosier product development driver and the technical advisor to



Bruce Foss

Circuit Racing Business Unit Manager at Hoosier Racing Tire. He leads the development of a line of racing tires for road racing and autocrossing for both the amateur and professional level applications. 


Brian Ghidinelli

Founder and creator of, the #1 place to find motorsport events online. He serves on the Board of Directors for Thunderhill Raceway and previously for the San Francisco Region SCCA. He also instructs at BMW CCA HPDE and races Spec Miata and long-distance endurance races.