Event Recap: Adult & Teen Car Control Clinic July 24

ACGL hosted another successful Adult and Teen Drivers Clinic at Dakota County Technical College on July 24th. The weather was great and the smiles were abundant! Eleven students were each paired with an ACGL instructor for the day to learn about vehicle dynamics, accident avoidance, braking, acceleration, cornering, and anticipating the unexpected…all in an effort to help make them better and safer drivers on our roads. The day combined new skills, a fresh way to think about daily driving,...

Event Recap: Instructor Development July 23-24

Car clubs, private and not-for-profit organizations across the country offer driving schools aimed at making everyday drivers more informed, confident, and competent. Audi Club Glacier Lakes (ACGL), the founding chapter of Audi Club North America, has been offering High-Performance Driver Education (HPDE) for over 25 years. Driving schools are highly structured, and offer education through classroom curriculum, driving exercises, and on-course, in-car instruction provided by qualified, volunte...

Further’s Summer Send-Off Picnic

Audi Club Glacier Lakes is partnering with Further Performance specialty tune and repair shop to bring you our annual end-of-summer picnic!  Join us on Saturday, August 27th 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Further’s impressive facility in North Minneapolis.  Further will be hosting a food truck or two, and providing a tour of their facility. We’ll have an ACGL Member car show and have some great door prizes for all in attendance! Thank you to Further Performance for its continued sponsorship...

quattroberfest 2022 Registration is Open!

Join us for quattroberfest 2022 our premier High Performance Driver Education (HPDE) event! This year's HPDE will take place October 7-9 at Brainerd International Raceway (BIR) on the Donnybrook course. quattroberfest, offers HPDE instruction for novice, intermediate and advanced driver classes on Saturday and Sunday. Our advanced drivers also have the option of participating in a lapping day on Friday. By popular demand we are returning to the Donnybrook (course long track), a club favorite o...

Spring Picnic May 7th

Audi Club Glacier Lakes is co-hosting our annual Spring Picnic event on May 7th with our long time partner Anderson Motorsport. Come join us for a fun filled day of Audis, food, drink, ice cream, camaraderie and a few prizes thrown in. It's a free event for ACGL members and friends of Anderson Motorsport. Highlights include: Food trucks sponsored by Anderson Motorsport A Show and Shine contest for ACGL Members Door prizes and Silent Auction for Audi Gear Afternoon Ice Cream Social T...

Registration is Open for Teen & Adult Driving Clinics!

Registration is now open for our 2022 Driving Clinics! We are offering two Teen Driving focused sessions, and have added a third session that invites both Adults and Teens to improve their driving skills. Teen Clinics: May 21 Sep 17 Adult & Teen Clinic: July 24 A typical driver’s education course teaches the principles of road awareness and safety for prospective first-time drivers. Those courses generally cover what we call the basics: Road signs and what they mean, princip...

Spring Cruise 2022

Join Audi Club Glacier Lakes members for our Spring Cruise on Saturday, April 16, 2022. Our drive will start at the Point Douglas Park in Hastings, MN. We will have a stop at the Eau Galle Cheese Factory to learn about their world famous cheeses and have the opportunity to sample and purchase.  Then it's off to the Pioneer Grill & Saloon just north of Menomonie, Wisconsin for lunch. Attending the drive is FREE. Lunch is on your own. For more information and to register, go to:  msreg....

Feb. Ice Events Canceled

We regret to have to inform that the rest of this season's ice events are cancelled. Ice and snow conditions have deteriorated past the point of us being able to run a safe event. While the ice surface itself has got a number of issues, it’s the rock hard, plowed banks that will wreak havoc on our vehicles. The rain and snow tonight will make matters worse. : ( Thanks to all who participated in our event on January 30th. We had a full-house (with a wait list!) and everyone had a gre...

Ice Driving Event Registration Opens 12/28

Registration for our 2022 Ice Driving Events opens December 28th! Jan. 15 Jan. 30 Feb. 12 Feb. 27 Online registration is required. Click the registration button to the left (or above on your mobile) to select your date(s) and register for the fun!   For those unfamiliar with our Ice Driving Events, they're a great opportunity to hone your winter driving skills in a safe and controlled environment. We'll have a challenging set of exercises set up including a ...

ACGL Board of Directors Election

At the end of 2021, Mike Cooper will retire from the Board after having reached his maximum consecutive terms in office. ACGL would like to thank Mike for his many years of service to our club. As we enter 2022, Mike will continue to serve our members with his contributions to the Driver's Education committee. Thank you, Mike. Audi Club Glacier Lakes' Board of Directors is comprised of nine chapter members who volunteer their time to serve on behalf of our community. Each Board Member is electe...