The track, the cars, the exhilaration. There is only one place in North America to enhance driving skills while discovering the capabilities of the Audi Sport models - the Audi driving experience at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas. Under the expert supervision of top professional drivers, you can experience the true performance potential of the R8 V10 plus, along with other models in the Audi Sport family including the RS 3 Sedan and TT RS.

The experienceAt a glance

The Audi driving experience offers you the opportunity to push the envelope of Audi technologically advanced Audi R8, RS 3 or TT RS on America's only Formula 1 race tracks, Circuit of the Americas.

Packages available

Audi Sport R8 track initiation experience

This one-day program offers the opportunity to get behind the wheel of the R8 V10 plus and discover its full potential on the Formula 1 Circuit. Built around race course sector training, this method allows participants to get acquainted with all of the race track’s particular features before proceeding to tackle the entire circuit.

Audi Sport track initiation experience

During this half-day program, participants master vehicle control and handling in the TT RS, RS 3 and the R8 V10 plus through dynamic exercises that demand a high level of coordination utilizing both the exercise paddocks and the circuit.

Audi Sport dynamic experience

With the guidance of a professional instructor, participants will get an introduction to understanding and practicing key principles of performance driving techniques in the dynamic exercise paddocks while behind the wheel of the Audi RS 3 and the TT RS.

Audi Sport R8 pro track experience

Following completion of the Audi Sport R8 track initiation experience, participants will be qualified for the Audi Sport R8 pro track experience. Designed for true driving enthusiasts, this experience includes thorough training from the professional instructors and two days behind the wheel of the R8 V10 plus to further practice performance driving skills on the full racecourse.

FAQs

All cars are provided by Audi. The models driven vary from course to course and are detailed in the course descriptions.

All driving is conducted in vehicles provided by Audi.

No you do not, and many people attend the Audi driving experience for a test drive like no other. At the program you will experience the Audi vehicles and learn the technology that goes into each vehicle.

You may bring one guest and they are welcome to join you in the lounge and may watch you going through the program. Please note that you are busy for most of the day though.

Please bring a valid drivers license and your confirmation materials.

Please wear comfortable clothing and closed-toed shoes that will not hinder your driving. We recommend a flat, thin-soled shoe. Please be sure to dress appropriately for the weather; the program will run rain or shine.

We provide helmets and helmet socks.

No, but we can recommend area hotels for you.

Class starting times will be included in your registration confirmation.

All programs run rain or shine.

Sponsors

Pirelli is the official tire sponsor of Audi sportscar experience.

Contact us

Online

audi@thecircuit.com 

Address

Circuit of the Americas
9201 Circuit of the Americas Blvd
Austin, TX 78617

Phone

(512) 536-1461