Buckle up and hang on to something! You are about to be the passenger in a V8 off road racing buggy. Your instructor, who is driving the buggy, will take you through the full off road racing experience – the thrills of drifting, sliding and racing over the purpose built jumps at speeds up to 140kph. You can experience this now, with this 5 Lap Off Road Buggy Hot Laps near Melbourne.
V8 off road buggy hot laps in Melbourne
- 5 hot laps in a V8 Race Buggy
- Safety gear provided
- Complimentary morning or afternoon tea
What are Off Road V8 Buggies?
Think the Finke Desert Race! These are like dune buggy but three times the size with a V8 motor, roll bars, big tyres and all the safety gear. They are raced in extreme off road driving races and desert racing throughout Australia.
So if drifting and sliding sounds like fun then let one of our professional drivers take you around our dirt track in V8 off road Race Buggy for 5 Laps of intense fun!
Things to know
Frequently Asked Questions
Will I get to go fast?
Yes, these off road buggies are capable of 200km per hour. At all of our locations you will reach speeds of up to 140km per hour on dirt.
Are the buggies safe?
They are certified by CAMS (Confederation of Australian Motorsport) which is the governing body of Motorsport Events in Australia. They have roll cages and the latest components on them.
Allow an hour for preparation and drive time. Morning session is 9.00am - 12.00pm. and afternoon sessions is 1.00pm - 4.00pm. You can suggest the "morning" or "afternoon" session when booking but it is subject to availability, and Off Road Rush will confirm after booking.
Participants must not be over 140kg (308lbs) and not over 201cm (6ft 9 in) tall.
You are going to get a little dusty with this experience so keep that in mind. You will be supplied with overalls and a helmet. You need to wear closed in shoes. Don't forget your camera!.
All passengers are required to sign a waiver of liability form.
We run year round through rain and shine. Only in extreme rain will we cancel and rebook you at another time.