Take a drive in the most extreme V8 Race Cars on Dirt— equipped with Lexus V8 Engines, these machines are the ultimate in off road racing. The only driving experience in Australia to offer you a fully race prepped V8 Buggy for you to drive and we are right on your door step on the Gold Coast!
Our V8 Race Buggies are extremely safe due to the wild suspension, making the cars very stable into corners and over jumps. They are equipped with the latest components available which makes them some of the top running buggies in Australia.
Before you can get behind the wheel of the most extreme V8 Race Cars on Dirt, you will attend a briefing on the rules and track conditions for Gold Coast track.
STAGE 1 : 8 Laps
You drive a real race buggy with an instructor riding along as your navigator offering encouragement and some handy tips on car control, drifting and racing over our purpose built jumps.
Your confidence will grow as each lap goes by and so will your speed down the back dirt straight as well as getting plenty of sideways action. All of this in a powerful Toyota Lexus V8.
Decked out in your full face helmet, overalls and strapped into a 5 point race harness you are completely safe to unleash you inner speed demon!
STAGE 2 : 1 Hot Lap
With adrenalin still coursing through your veins climb in with our professional driver for some exhilarating air time.
Your package also includeds morning or afternoon tea and you will be awarded with Completion Certificate.
NOTE: The 2012 - 2013 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2012 to the 31st March 2013. The 2013 - 2014 season rates commence on the 1st April 2013.
Your V8 Race Buggy experience will take place just north of the Gold Coast in Alberton.
The morning session is available from 9:00am to 12:00pm. The afternoon session is available from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. This experience is available on selected days.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
Maximum of 30 people per session.
All passengers and drivers are required to sign a waiver of liability form. Self drivers minimum age is 12 years, no licence is required. No manual transmission driving experience is required.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Please wear enclosed footwear and helmet and racing overalls are supplied.
Participants are encouraged to bring a camera on the day.
PACKAGE OPTIONS (please select your preferred option)
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EXPERIENCE QUICK LINKS
"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
"I wanted to send you a note to say THANKYOU for all the care taken with our booking.
We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
"It was perfect. Really impressed with the whole experience from dealing with you (Australian Explorer) to the driver. Will definitely use this service again. Thanks." Jacqui (Australia)
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