Radical U-Drive

$429
Per
Session
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Radical U-Drive

$429
Per
Session
BOOK NOW

Sessions

Select your preferred date then choose how many races and people.

Wed

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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THU

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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FRI

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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SAT

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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SUN

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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MON

27th Sep 2021
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$299
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cars

MUSTANG GT

CHEVROLET CAMARO

OR

Our most powerful cars that really deliver the grunt! The closest you’ll get to driving a V8 Supercar, these machines are almost identical to the ones racing in the championship and offer the most intense, exhilarating and heart racing driving or passenger experience. Get strapped in and feel the power!

Ultimate Supercar Experience

Starting from 5 Laps
Drive a Mustang GT or Chevrolet Camaro
Up to 200km/h

PRICING

5 x Drive or passenger laps
$369
Combo 5 Drive + 3 Passenger Laps
$539
Add extra laps to your experience
$60/lap

Why us

Experience a thrill that you'll never forget as our pro instructors coach you through 7 adrenaline-pumping laps driving in our Radical - like driving in your own Le Mans!

PRO INSTRUCTOR PRESENT IN CAR

1.2KM CLUB CIRCUIT

7 LAPS

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Day of the event

1.  ARRIVAL

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your booked experience then fill out your details on the paperwork on the tables at the front of pitlane.

2.  SHOW ID AND LICENCE

Drivers will need to show their photo ID and voucher/

confirmation email at the desk. Drivers will then be given an armband.

3.  driver briefing

Your next step will be the drivers’ briefing, at the end of the briefing you’ll receive a stamp.

4.  staging area

Participants will then get ready to head out on track, they’ll head to the staging area in pitlane to get suited.

5.  get on the track

Next, you’ll proceed to the waiting bays and get in line to jump in a car. You’ll be behind the wheel in no time from here.

6.  get certificate

After you are off track your printed certificate will be ready for pick up. You’re welcome to grab a coffee or some food from our onsite café.

get certificate

After you are off track your printed certificate will be ready for pick up. You’re welcome to grab a coffee or some food from our onsite café.

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Race DETAILS

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EXPERIENCE details

If you've ever wanted to find out what it's like to experience a world-class, purpose built circuit then the Radical U-Drive is for you. Wind in your face, the sound of the engine speeding across the track and the feel of each curve you take, this is the ultimate in self-drive experiences!

AERODYNAMIC BODYWORK

The Radical SR3 is a lot like the Le Mans vehicles seen in endurance races and is hugely popular within the racing community.

FOUR-CYLINDER RACING ENGINE

Listen to the sound generated by this highly tuned four-cylinder racing engine as it accelerates down the straight - it's mind-blowing!

RADICAL SR3

STARTING FROM
$429
per session

EXPERIENCE details

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per session

Drivers NEED

  • Photo ID.
  • Voucher or booking confirmation.
  • Drivers have to be over the age of 18.
  • Minimum clothing requirement for this event is long sleeve shirt (covering to wrists), long pants (covering to ankle) and enclosed shoes.
  • Balaclava (Can be purchased on the day for $10).

passengers NEED

  • Photo ID.
  • Voucher or booking confirmation.
  • Must be over the age of 7.
  • All passengers under 18-years-old need to have parental permission. Legal guardians must sign the indemnity form and produce their Photo ID and Medicare listing themselves and the child.
  • Minimum clothing requirement for this event is long sleeve shirt (covering to wrists), long pants (covering to ankle) and enclosed shoes.
  • Balaclava (Can be purchased on the day for $10).

Customer reviewS

14 reviews

The instructor I had was incredible, I felt very safe and not worried.

“- Amber”

A great atmosphere was projected.

“- Duncan”

The staff were all friendly and helpful.

“- John”

Very enjoyable experience.

“- Andrew”

This is a brand new experience. Reviews are coming soon!

"The Hampton Downs Team"

This is a brand new experience. Reviews are coming soon!

"The Hampton Downs Team"

This is a brand new experience. Reviews are coming soon!

"The Hampton Downs Team"

This is a brand new experience. Reviews are coming soon!

"The Hampton Downs Team"

How it works

PRICING

5 x Drive or passenger laps
$229
Combo 5 Drive + 3 passenger laps
$333
Add extra laps to your experience
$39/lap

Things you need to know

Safety

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Driver must have a NZ Restricted licence or higher

What to wear

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Comfortable clothing
Covered in shoes

What we provide

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Driving instructor is present in passenger seat to coach you through the obstacles

Safety

  • You must hold a current restricted drivers licence or higher (you must bring your licence with you on the day)
  • Driver must be aged 16 years or over
  • Minimum height: 150cm
  • Maximum height: 195cm
  • Maximum weight: 115kg
  • We have a zero tolerance to alcohol on all self drive experiences
  • Not suitable for pregnant women or those suffering from a heart condition
  • You must have a credit/debit card for a $2,000 security bond, for any damages that are caused through negligent or inappropriate use of the vehicle. All funds will be released after the experience is finished if no damage has been caused to the vehicle
You must hold a current restricted drivers licence or higher (you must bring your licence with you on the day)
Driver must be aged 16 years or over
Minimum height: 150cm
Maximum height: 195cm
Maximum weight: 115kg
We have a zero tolerance to alcohol on all self drive experiences
Not suitable for pregnant women or those suffering from a heart condition
You must have a credit/debit card for a $2,000 security bond, for any damages that are caused through negligent or inappropriate use of the vehicle. All funds will be released after the experience is finished if no damage has been caused to the vehicle

What to wear

  • Closed in shoes
Closed in shoes

What we provide

  • Race suit
  • Helmet and hair net
  • Neck restraint
  • Gloves
  • Race boots
Race suit
Helmet and hair net
Neck restraint
Gloves
Race boots

Safety

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Minimum height: 165cm
Maximum height: 188cm
Maximum weight: 110kg
We have zero tolerance to alcohol on all self drive activities
Not suitable for pregnant women or people suffering from a heart condition
This is a manual vehicle

What to wear

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Socks
Casual clothing

What we provide

  • Minimum age: 10 years (single) and 6 years (tandem)
  • Minimum height: 140cm (single) and 120cm (tandem)
  • Maximum height: 2m (single)
  • Maximum weight: 120kg (single)
  • Drivers must be aged 16 years and over for the tandem karts
Race suit
Helmet and hair net
Neck restraint

CORPORATE BOOKINGS

V8 Race Experience offers corporate bookings for organisations looking for an excellent team bonding outing that their customers, employees, sponsors or friends and family will never forget. To learn more read our brochure below.

6 Laps (Driver or passenger)
$249
9 Laps (Driver or passenger)
$369
6 drive laps + 3 hot laps
$349
9 drive laps + 3 hot laps
$469
3 front seat hot laps
$149
Add 3 back seat hot laps to your package
$99

FAQS

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Will I be driving the whole time?

Yes, you will be and the pro driver instructing you will be seated beside you.

Do I have to run the entire 2 hours by myself?

You will only need to run the entire 2 hours yourself if you choose to participate as an individual. If you choose to participate as a Team of 2 or a Team of 4, the 2 hours will be split amongst your team.

How does it work?

A driving instructor will be in the passenger seat next to you and will coach you through the different obstacles as you progress through the track.

How are the rooms set up?

We have the ability to provide most set ups for up to 200 people and will consult with you at the time of booking as to how you would like the room set up.

Can I take a passenger?

No, although you can pay $50 for an additional driver to drive your car or kart.

What licence do I need to ride on a test day?

You will need to hold a current Motorcycle NZ (MNZ) Licence.

Can I take passengers?

Yes, you are able to take passengers, we allow one passenger per door. I.e. 4 door car means 1x driver and a maximum of 3 passengers.

How fast can I go?

The safety car will be reaching up to 120km/h, you cannot pass the safety car

Is this a Race Day?

No, it is a Track Day for bike enthusiasts to get their bike out on the track. We have separate dedicated Race Bike Test Days available to book.

How can I book for HD Auto?

Firstly, you need to sign up as a member on our website. You will then receive a welcome email to the membership which will contain a private link to the website calendar of the HD Auto days for upcoming Track Days – the cost is a one-off $50 fee to join the membership.

Can I take passengers?

Yes, you are able to take passengers, we allow one passenger per door. I.e. 4 door car means 1x driver and a maximum of 3 passengers.

How many laps do I get?

You will drive 7 laps of our club circuit.

How many laps is this experience?

It is 2 laps of the national circuit.

Is there a height, weight or age restriction?

Minimum height is 150cm (4 foot, 11 inches), maximum height is 187cm (6 foot, 1 inch), maximum weight is 115kg and there is not age restriction.

Are there height/age/weight restrictions?

Yes, there is. For our single karts, our minimum age is 10 years old and 140cm tall.

For our tandem karts, the driver must be 16 years old and 140cm, the passenger is required to be a minimum of 6 years old and 120cm tall.

Please note that our maximum height is 200cm (6 foot, 6 inches) tall and maximum weight is 120kg. We cannot allow any person exceeding this to ride in our karts strictly due to customer health and safety.

How are the rooms set up? test

We have the ability to provide most set ups for up to 200 people and will consult with you at the time of booking as to how you would like the room set up.

Will I be driving the whole time?

Yes, you will be and the pro driver instructing you will be seated beside you.

Can I take a passenger in the car with me?

No, the Radical is a two-seater car so will only seat yourself and the pro driver instructing you.

What happens if it rains?

The Radical U-Drive does not operate if it is raining and the track is wet. If you are booked in, our team will contact you if this product is unable to operate.

Is this car a manual or automatic?

Manual with paddle-shift. If you can't drive a manual don't panic, it's easy and the pro driver will be instructing you.

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