Introduction to Drifting Experience With Hot Lap - VIC

Calder Park, VIC

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  • Learn the basics of drifting
  • Friendly, professional coaches
  • Drifting hot laps

Get ready to be captivated by the world of drifting. In this introductory session you'll learn the basics to initiate and control a car. You'll be shown the core skills needed to perform drift handbrakes and donuts on a professional track before the pro shows how it's really done!

Why You'll Love This

What's Included?

  • All safety equipment
  • Coaching from professional drivers
  • Drift Handbrake Turn Training (4 attempts)
  • Drift Donut Training (2minute attempts)
  • Includes 2 Drift Battle Hot Laps with a professional driver at the wheel

After a briefing on general drifting principals and safety, you'll be strapped in alongside a professional instructor to guide you through the course and manoeuvres. Then you will take the wheel yourself to learn and perfect techniques such as drift handbrakes and drift donuts. Next up prepare for a hair-raising drifting experience as you are strapped in with D1 World All Star & Drift Australia Champion, Fernando Wiehrl, as he and another professional competition drifter will take you on a thrill ride of your life in a real, head-to-head drift battle! Expect plenty of driving time in a variety of purpose built cars including: Nissan 180SX, Nissan Silvia S13, Nissan Silvia S14, Nissan Silvia S15, Nissan Skyline R32 & Nissan Skyline R33. Learn to push these professional cars to the limit on a safe, track environment.

On the Day

Session Length

  • Sessions run on selected dates throughout the year
  • Sessions commence at 8.30am, 10.30am, 1pm or 3pm and last from 30mins to 90mins dependant on numbers
  • Order of driving may change based on numbers

This experience is not available until February 2018.

Numbers on the Day

You will be one on one with your instructor in the car.


In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience will still go ahead unless contacted by the experience provider

Dress Code

Please wear enclosed shoes, long sleeved shirt and long pants.

... and Importantly


  • Minimum age is 16 years old
  • Must be semi-confident driving a manual car
  • Driver's license not necessary
  • This experience is not just for the boys - women are more welcome to attend!
  • Long pants and long sleeve shirt (No nylon, cotton preferred. Jackets, jumpers and jeans are acceptable)
  • Enclosed shoes (joggers, sneakers are acceptable)


Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:


  • Over 2 weeks prior to the experience date: No charge
  • Within 2 weeks of the experience date will incur a 50% re-issuing fee. No Shows and Late Arrivals: Participants forfeit their experience and therefore are not entitled to a refund or to re-book. Participants are advised to make their own insurance provisions in case of unforeseen circumstances

Participant Changes

Change of participant is permitted within 2 weeks prior to the experience date.