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Formula Ford Driving Experience, 5 Laps
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Drive an F1-style Formula Ford race car at the Wodonga circuit, specifically designed by V8 legend Brad Jones.  Find out what it’s like to be just inches from the ground pulling up to 2G through the corners.

  • 5 laps driving an unmodified Formula Ford race car
  • Driving instruction from professional Formula Ford racing drivers
  • 1.6km circuit designed by V8 legend, Brad Jones
  • A real F1-style race car driver experience
  • Includes experience gift pack with personalised voucher and message card

Your experience starts with a comprehensive safety briefing and introduction to the unmodified Formula Ford Spirit or Van Diemen race cars.  

Begin with two orientation laps led by an instructor.  The orientation laps help you gain some valuable insights into the Wodonga circuit, it's apexes, straights and braking points.  During the session, you have access to a professional Formula Ford racing driver who can help guide you to ensure you get the most out of the experience.

With the orientation session complete, you climb behind the wheel of the Formula Ford. Strapped into the open cockpit with a full 6-point harness and a quick-release steering wheel it’s time to drive for a five-lap session of the 1.6km track.

Feel the super responsive race car react to every small adjustment you make as you sweep through corners pulling loads of up to 2Gs.   There are no rev-limiters so that you can drive the car to the limits.

In the event of poor weather conditions, the experience will still go ahead unless advised by the operator of the experience.  If your date is cancelled, you will be rescheduled for another date.

Allow approximately 2-3 hours for the experience.

Available throughout the year, dependent on availability.  There are 4 sessions throughout the day. 

Valid for one person.  Up to 20 other participants will be present during the session.

When you are driving, you are responsible for any damage done to the vehicle.  You must hold a minimum of a P standard manual driving license and be able to confidently use a manual gearbox.

Minimum age 16 years.  Maximum weight 120kg.  Maximum height 196cm. Minimum height 155cm. Not suitable for pregnant women and those suffering from certain medical conditions.  We recommend you contact your doctor if you are unsure whether this experience is suitable.

Please see the following page for information on our Packaging and Delivery.