Drive up to 30 laps in a V8 Race Car


V8 Hot Laps Half Day
Platinum Experience

  • 3 x 15 min sessions
  • Your very own pro instructor
  • V8 Hot Laps VX V8 Holden Commodore
  • Loads of fun

Drive a Real Improved Production V8 Race Car with a Pro Driver sitting alongside

Experience the thrill of driving a genuine Improved Production Race Car (VX V8 Holden Commodore). In this half-day experience, you will get 3 x sessions of 15 minutes each, with one-on-one tuition from a professional instructor. This is your chance to drive more laps, learn for your pro instructor and have more fun in a V8 car.

V8 Hot Laps Half Day Platinum Experience Includes:

  • 3 x 15 min sessions
  • Your very own pro instructor
  • V8 Hot Laps VX V8 Holden Commodore
  • Loads of fun!

Make sure you also check out our V8 Hot Laps Drive & Ride Experience Here


V8 Hot Laps VX V8 Holden Commodore

Our V8 6 speed manual Holden Commodore is a log booked race car with close to 400hp. This car is fitted with Bilstein shocks, Whiteline adjustable sway bars front and rear, AP 4 piston brakes, V8 ute series front K-frame, OTR intake with MAF-less tune, Pacemaker headers with Xforce exhaust, Baffled sump, Power steering cooler, Low ratio diff, full roll cage, Sparco seats, harness seat belts and Zestino Gredge 07RS Tyres.

Venue - Winton Motor Raceway, the nation's action track

The circuit plays host to some of the country’s biggest and most prestigious automotive and motorsport events, including club days, historic meetings and motorcycle functions, as well as the more traditional sprints and circuit racing competitions.


Trackschool V8 Holden Commodore Race Prepped Hire Car

Track Licence

A track licence is NOT required for drivers participating in a V8 Hot Laps Experience.

Minimum Age & Experience Requirements

  • Minimum age for a passenger is 14 years. (If you are under 18 you will need a Parent or Guardian signed authority).
  • Minimum age for a driver is 18 years (and must hold a current drivers licence).

Please note: All our V8 cars are manual, you need to be confident in driving a manual vehicle, this is not the time to learn to drive a manual vehicle.

Track amenities

Ample car parking, spectator areas and onsite café.

Price includes

Half Day $995

A half day includes up to 4 hours at the track, choose between an afternoon or morning session when you book.

  • 3 x 15 minute sessions.
  • Pro Driving Instructor.
  • V8 Hot Laps VX V8 Holden Commodore.
  • Racing helmet.
  • Group safety briefing.
  • Lots of fun!

Driver requirements

  • Drivers and Passengers must be wearing full length pants and long sleeve top OR a race suit ensuring ankle to wrist is covered.
  • Helmets must be approved and must have a valid standards sticker. Motocross helmets are NOT accepted. (Helmet hire is available).
  • Enclosed shoes must be worn, exposed shoes such as Sandals or Flip Flops are not allowed.

Terms & Conditions

Please make sure you read and accept all terms and conditions before attending this event.

Book a V8 Hot Laps Half Day Platinum Experience at Winton Motor Raceway