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The Qualifier

Hidden Valley Raceway - Darwin, NT

  • 2 Hot laps

Experience V8 racing at its best with one of our professional race car drivers. Our drivers will catapult you at high speed for 2 heart-racing laps that you will never forget in a race engineered V8 Race Car.

There is no age limit on our hot laps, however you must be within our height range of 135cm to 194cm with maximum weight below 130kg.

  • 2 hot laps riding in the front seat with a professional racing driver
  • Use of a race suit and open face helmet
  • Cars have electronic lap counters with laps measured from pit to pit

On arrival you will sign on and be kitted up into your race attire, have your photo taken in our professional photo garage and when ready, have your helmet fitted and be strapped into the front passenger seat of our V8 race Car for 2 thrilling laps around the circuit at ridiculous speeds that will leave you addicted.

Extras available for purchase:

  • Live action video in-car recording

Famous for electrifying speeds and record breaking lap times, Hidden Valley Raceway in Darwin is one of the most popular race tracks in Australia.

Located within the larger Hidden Valley Motorsports Complex, the 2.87 km Hidden Valley Raceway circuit features 14 exhilarating corners and a 1.1km straight, designed to hit max speed in minimum time.

As well as exhilarating Supercar V8 action on the circuit, motor racing enthusiasts can come down to Hidden Valley to enjoy the 1km drag racing track, speedway circuits, motocross tracks and even a go-karting circuit!

However, the highlight of the Hidden Valley Calendar is the annual round of the International V8 Supercars Championship which takes place each June or July to align with the ‘Dry Season’. The circuit is renowned for unexpected results, with many upsets and exhilarating wins ensuring that every meet will have you on your toes.

On the day

Weather Information

Your Fastrack V8 Race experience is weather dependent.

If it’s raining before you leave home, please call our weather check number on 0412 018 035 for a recording with the latest track and weather conditions.

If a total or partial rainout does occur, your booking will automatically be turned into a gift voucher and will be emailed to you.

Session Length

Please arrive at the confirmed arrival time on your confirmation. Allow approx 1.5 to 2 hours at the race track.

Indemnity Form

An Indemnity form will need to be completed by the participant in the experience. The indemnity form can be downloaded here

Important to know

Dress Code

Weight and height restrictions apply (please see FAQ for more information). Please wear comfortable clothing and enclosed shoes – we recommend runners.

Spectator Information

Friends and family are welcome to come along and share your experience at no additional fee. There is plenty of good viewing and photo opportunities at the venue. Catering facilities may be available on the day (please see FAQ for more information).


If you need to change your booking within 14 days or less before your event day, the following fees will apply:

  • Bookings changed between 8-14 days of the experience date will incur a $30 re-booking fee
  • Bookings changed within 7 days of the experience date will incur a $50 re-booking fee

If you need to make any changes to your date, please call our friendly staff on 1800 887 223.


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