Rally Driving Experience


This great value rally driving experience gets you behind the wheel of a race spec rally car PLUS gives you a white knuckle hot lap with a champion driver at the wheel. All this on a 4.9km forest course that Possum Bourne himself used to test on.
LOCATION: Maramarua Forest (25 minutes from the bottom of the Auckland Southern Motorway)

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3 Laps Driving and 1 Passenger Hot Lap

The Rally Driving Experience starts with a briefing on rally driving techniques and a tour of the course by one of the instructors.

You’ll then be strapped into the drivers seat of a full race spec Mitsubishi Evo 4WD turbo rally car. You’ll complete 3 laps of the 4.9km gravel forest rally stage with an experience instructor in the passenger seat for guidance.

Your experience is completed in the passengers seat for one more lap with a champion rally driver at the wheel reaching speeds of up to 150km/h… mostly sideways!

Safety Gear Supplied

As well as a full roll cage, the vehicle is fitted with 5 point motorsport racing harness and rally seats. You’ll be dressed in a full race suit and helmet.

Over 18 years providing rally driving experiences

This experience provider has been running rally driving experiences for over 18 years, and is one of the most respected driving experience providers in the country.

The Vehicles

4WD turbo Mitsubishi Evo Rally Cars

4WD turbo Mitsubishi Evo Rally Cars

This experience uses several 4WD turbo Mitsubishi Evo rally cars. All in full rally set up, these actual cars are often leased out for local rally and hillclimb events. The Mitsubishi Evo model has an esteemed history in rallying and has won many National and International events including the pinnacle rally event, the World Rally Championship (WRC).

The Circuit

Maramarua Forest

Maramarua Forest

A 4.9km gravel forest rally stage set in Maramarua Forest, that Possum Bourne himself used to test on.

Location: Maramarua Forest (25 minutes from the bottom of the Auckland Southern Motorway)

Free Personalised Gift Cards

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Couriered Free Nationwide

All DriversDay experiences come with a free gift card in a bold blue envelope, dispatched within 24 hours and couriered free nationwide overnight. With your personal message alongside pictures and experience information, you’ve got the perfect gift.

Allow approximately 1-2 days for North Island delivery and 2-3 days for South Island.

How Vouchers Work

1. Buy a gift voucher for any one of our DriversDay experiences
2. We’ll courier you an awesome printed gift card with your personalised message
3. You or your gift recipient then has 15 months to book a date to do the experience

Availability of dates:

NOTE: This experience operates multiple dates most months. New dates are generally announced a few months prior the events. View coming dates here

PLUS get a Free Personalised Video Voucher

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Want to really show them what they’re getting? Our Exclusive Video Vouchers take it to the next level!

Immediately after you purchase this experience, your Video Voucher will be automatically generated and a link will be emailed to you. You can choose to forward the email onto the recipient, copy the link into a message, or just post the link on Social Media and tag in the lucky recipient and all your friends.

Maximum height is 6 foot 2 inches. Maximum weight 120kg. Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardians signature
This experience takes approximately 2.5 hours.
Yes spectators can come along and be with you in a the pit area. They are welcome to take pictures or film.
Normal Clothes. Please wear tight enclosed shoes. (No jandals, sandals or high heels) Privately owned helmets or suits are permitted.

This experience will go ahead in most weather conditions. If extreme weather causes the track to closed or the experience is unable to go ahead for any reason then a suitable future date will be discussed and re-booked at no further cost.
Should you have a pre-existing health condition, please be advised this experience involves high speeds and G-Force, we would recommend seeking professional advice ahead of the experience and please alert the organisers of any pre-existing conditions and/or movement limitations.
As with most motorsport, there is no insurance available, and you won’t be covered by your personal motor vehicle insurance. You will be required sign a waiver taking responsibility for any damage you cause if you have an accident. Mechanical breakage will be covered by the operator unless it is determined that you were driving in an excessively reckless manner.

Industry Leading Customer Care Policies

No Deposit, with 30 Days to Pay
28 Day Refund Policy
15 Months to use your Voucher






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