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Race car driving in Tasmania: The ultimate guide

The best place to get speedy in Tasmania is with you in the car driving on a professional track.

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Get strapped in and get ready for the experience of a lifetime while you drive and get coached by a professional driver.

If you want to feel top speeds without being behind the wheel, then you can experience how the pros drive while you sit in the hot seat beside the driver or in the back.

Get the best deals for race car driving in Tasmania and pick the best experience for you with this comparison guide.


Race car driving in Tasmania deals

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Up to 57% off things to do in the Gold Coast

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Available on Sundays until February 2022 for a 60-minute drive. T&Cs apply.

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Available on select dates and activities including skydiving, wine tours, kayaking, classes, rally driving and more. T&Cs apply.

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Where can I do race car driving in Tasmania?

  • V8 Race - Launceston
  • Baskerville Raceway - Hobart

Our top picks: Race car driving you can book now:

Best for price (cheapest): V8 Race Car Front Seat Hot Laps Ride, V8 Race

Best for price (cheapest): V8 Race Car Front Seat Hot Laps Ride, V8 Race from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Ride in a real V8 race car
  • Be driven by a professional
  • Includes three laps in the front seat
  • Prices start at $199

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Best for experience length: V8 Drive and Back Seat Hot Laps Combo Package, V8 Race

Best for experience length: V8 Drive and Back Seat Hot Laps Combo Package, V8 Race from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Experience a total of nine thrilling laps
  • Drive six laps yourself in a real V8 race car
  • Have a professional drive you at top speeds for three laps
  • Get instruction from a pro driver

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Best for first timers: V8 Race Car Driving, V8 Race

Best for first timers: V8 Race Car Driving, V8 Race from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Drive on a real race circuit
  • Reach speeds of up to 200km/h
  • Be instructed by a pro race car driver
  • Includes driving four laps

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Best for experienced drivers: V8 Drive and Front Seat Hot Laps, V8 Race

Best for experienced drivers: V8 Drive and Front Seat Hot Laps, V8 Race from RedBalloon

Highlights:

  • Drive a V8 race car for six laps
  • Ride in the front hot seat for three laps
  • Get guidance from a professional driver
  • Have a pro take you around the track at top speeds

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Race car driving experiences compared

ExperienceBook throughPriceLocationDurationExtras/inclusionsSuitable for
V8 Race Car Front Seat Hot Laps Ride - 3 LapsRedBalloon$199Launceston3 lapsSafety equipment, passenger experienceAny age, minimum height of 135cm
V8 Race Car Driving - 4 LapsRedBalloon$249Launceston4 lapsSafety equipment, driving experience18 years or older, must hold valid driver’s licence (P plate or higher)
V8 Race Car Driving - 6 LapsRedBalloon$349Launceston6 lapsSafety equipment, driving experience18 years or older, must hold valid driver’s licence (P plate or higher)
V8 Drive and Back Seat Hot Laps Combo Package - 9 LapsRedBalloon$449Launceston9 lapsSafety equipment, driving and passenger experience18 years or older, must hold valid driver’s licence (P plate or higher)
V8 Drive and Front Seat Hot Laps - 9 LapsRedBalloon$499Launceston9 lapsSafety equipment, driving and passenger experience18 years or older, must hold valid driver’s licence (P plate or higher)

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