Start off the experience by meeting your driver and getting suited up in a full Holden racesuit. After having the chance to talk with your driver about the car and racetrack strap in to the front passenger seat and hold on as you are driven for two laps at full speed around Taupo Raceway.
After the drive you will receive a free a personalised certificate to remember the drive by. This is guaranteed to be a drive you wont be able to stop talking about.
Duration - Please allow 30 minutes for this experience.
Bookings cannot be cancelled within 4 weeks of your booking.
Additional merchandise is available for purchase on the day.
Feel free to bring your own cameras/video cameras.
Spectators are welcome to come and watch!
Closed lace up shoes are required.
Q. Does it proceed if it is wet?
A. Yes it does. Generally speaking, rain will not adversely affect our Holden V8 Race Drive Experience sessions, unless in the expert opinion of our Race Experience personnel, that the prevailing weather and/or track conditions have become too extreme and are unsuitable to safely continue.
In this respect, their expert decision regarding operational safety will be binding, final and absolute.
The safety of our participants and our professional Holden V8 drivers is absolutely paramount. We will take all practical and necessary steps to at all times ensure that the V8 Race Experience sessions are conducted safely and professionally.
Q. Do you supply safety equipment?
A. Yes, this experience is a full time professionally operated organisation that takes all practicable steps to ensure your safety and enjoyment.We have a full range of safety helmets for our participants to utilise and an extensive selection and range of racesuit overalls.
Q. Do I have to pre-book to do the experience?
A. Yes you do. In order to ensure that the venue, staff and vehicle resources are all in place to professionally conduct our V8 Race Experience, it is essential that bookings are made and confirmed in advance.
Q. Is there an age limit?
A. Our 400kw Holden V8 Race Experience drives are suitable for participants of all ages. To date, our youngest drive participant has been 16yrs old and our oldest drive participant has been 79yrs old. Please note any participants under the age of 18yrs will require the written approval of a parent or guardian.
Q. Are there any Fords available?
A. No there are no Fords available.