Welcome to The Bend Motorsport Park’s Driver Experience Program – Australia’s premier motorsport experience.

The full-day program allows you to experience 8 amazing vehicles across The Bend’s multi-discipline facility – everything from a V8 race car and Ford Mustang, the seat-of-the-pants clubmans and Sodi karts, 4WD action and rally driving, to an Australian Superbike ride and an open-wheel Formula Toyota experience.

Experience Snapshot
-  Professional and specialist instructors will guide you through each vehicle and experience
-  Fully catered day with breakfast, a sumptuous lunch, and afternoon tea from the Rydges Pit Lane Hotel located in the pit building
-  Take home a USB with on-board footage of your V8 Race car experience to show your mates and re-live the experience again and again
 Race suit and helmet provided to keep you safe and provide the perfect Instagram pic

Full Day Schedule
Here's what to expect in your fun-filled itinerary

Special Offers
Book now and receive a multi-day general admission adult ticket to the Supercars event in August (valued at $129)! For a limited time only.

Contact Us
Have a question? Contact enquiries@thebend.com.au and one of the team will be in touch.

From $1,950 + GST




Jump into one of our open topped clubman cars that will give you a thrill like no other. They sound great and feel sensational as you race the clock and slide your way around the tight northern loop of the West Circuit.

Formula Toyota FT-40

Feel the thrill and precision of this spectacular Formula Toyota, flying across the circuit only inches from the ground in this experience of a lifetime. Choose to drive the single seater, or ride passenger in the only 2 seater of this race car ever produced. To be eligible, participants will need to meet guidelines below;
- Weight: 100kg (16.5 stone) - Height: 153 cm - 185 cm (5.0’ up to 6’0”)

V8 Race car

Prepare to experience race mode. Strap in to a high powered V8 Race car and feel the rush driving your way around our fast and flowing West Sprint Circuit. Participants will receive a USB with on-board footage to share with friends and family and re-live the unforgettable experience.

Ford Mustang

The combination of classic styling, high performance and the old-school V8 sound that will get your heart pumping. Take the confidence of having an instructor next to you, pushing you to improve lap after lap.

Sodi Karts RT8

Drive some of the fastest hire karts in Australia. Go head to head with your own team mates as you race against the clock around our international standard karting circuit.


Skid The Bend rally car around our purpose built rally track, in the Off-Road precinct of the motorsport park. Your instructor will guide you on rallying techniques and course navigation, and score you on your efforts. 


Take on sand traps, rock obstacles, dirt inclines, and water holes in our 4WD Adventure Park. Go too fast, and you'll risk not completing an obstacle, but go too slow and you'll risk penalty points. Keep a consistent speed, with a steady hand and you're in with a chance for a good score.

Kawasaki ZX-10R Superbike Ride

The most adrenaline charged experience of the day. Lean and soak in your surroundings as you appreciate the brute power of a superbike. To be eligible, participants will need to meet guidelines below;
- Successfully pass a basic medical to ensure you're fit for the activity
- Weight: 100kg (16.5 stone) - Height: 153 cm - 185 cm (5.0’ up to 6’0”)