Go V8 racing for the ultimate thrill. This V8 driving experience will have you strapped in and raring to go for a spectacular 4 laps around Winton Motor Raceway. You'll be taught pro driving techniques and talked through your experience through an intercom, getting you to speeds of up to 200kph!
- Drive a real V8 race car around Winton Motor Raceway
- Instructors are all professional race car drivers
- You drive 4 laps (Total of 12.0KM's) around Winton Motor Raceway
- Race suits and helmets will be provided
- Driver briefing is held before the race event.
Your V8 race car drive day begins as you register at our reception prior to your pre-drive tuition. This will prepare you for driving a race prepared V8 race car with information on handling the car, cornering, braking and the track map.
Then it's time to suit up! Put on your professional helmet and hook up for discussion with your in-car instructor. You'll be fitted into your race suit and you'll feel the anticipation rise as other cars zoom by. Prior to your drive, you'll be asked whether you would prefer to drive a Ford or Holden!
You are then strapped in behind the wheel, introduced to your personal in-car coach and off you go for your drive of a lifetime! Through your intercom, your in-car coach will talk you through advanced gear changes and brake points so that you can drive fast and safely.
You will be able to drive this fantastic 2.5km circuit with long straights, thrilling undulations and challenging cornering. There's no limits on speed, so if someone on the track is lagging you're encouraged to boot it right past them.
You can choose to purchase a Super Photo Souvenir and In-Car digital video recording with telemetry on a USB stick on the day for $49 each.
This experience voucher is valid for 12 months from date of purchase.
This experience at held at Winton, near Benalla off the Hume Highway.
This is a 2-3 hour event including the briefing and driving. We operate on set race dates during the year.
||Saturday, 12 Oct 2013
||Sunday, 13 Oct 2013
Last updated on 17 May 2013.
These dates are guidelines only and are subject to daily change.
We suggest you only purchase a voucher for one of the dates listed above if you plan to redeem your voucher and book the date today.
You need to be 18 and have at least your P's. All participants must be drug and alcohol free. There is a maximum weight of 130kgs. A V8 automatic Holden is available for drivers who don't hold a manual license.
The price quoted is for one person. Your briefing will be held in a group of approximately 20-25 people. Your drive experience is one-on-one with a personal in-car coach, for the hot laps you will be in the car with 2 other participants.
Spectators are welcome and are admitted to the track at no charge. Cameras and recorders can be used at all times excluding during the driver’s briefing. You can bring your own food and snacks. No animals or alcohol is permitted.
To ensure your safety, your drive may be postponed due to poor weather conditions or rescheduled for a later date.
In the event of an accident you will be liable to cover the first $3000 towards the repair costs of the car.
The map below gives you the location of this experience to allow you to plan.
Exact location, directions and meeting place will be available to you once you have booked your experience