BMW Driving Experience FAQ


BMW Driving Experience Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Who is eligible to take the BMW Driving Experience?

    Anyone who holds a valid full unrestricted licence can take part in a BMW Driving Experience. Must be over 21.

  • Do I have to own a BMW to participate?

    No, it isn't necessary to own a BMW in order to participate.

  • Can I drive my own vehicle?

    No, BMW provides all vehicles. Vehicles that are not part of the BMW Driving Experience fleet are not permitted in the driving area at anytime.

  • Can I get a tax receipt or insurance reduction?

    BMW can issue tax receipts on request but is not associated with any insurance companies offering a reduction in insurance rates.

  • Are gift cards available?

    Gift cards are available to purchase online for a BMW Driving Experience. Please click the button below.

  • How many participants per vehicle?

    Participants will be paired up two per vehicle. If you don't wish to ride as a passenger you can observe from the outer edge of the course until it's your turn to drive.  

  • Do I drive with an instructor?

    Instructors do not ride in the vehicle with participants. Our instructors communicate with the participants via a two-way radio placed in each vehicle.

  • Who insures the vehicle fleet?

    BMW insures the vehicles provided for each course. Each participant will be required to read the emailed Indemnity Form prior to their course and will be asked to agree to this electronically on arrival. Please remember your driving license.

  • What do I need to bring?

    Please bring your driver's licence, and dress appropriately for outdoor weather, as most of the course occurs outdoors. Flat, closed-toe shoes must be worn – no heels or sandals.

  • Can I bring anyone?

    The BMW Driving Experience program is not designed for spectators and therefore spectators are not permitted.

  • Will food and beverage be provided?

    All BMW Driving Experiences are fully catered. Please advise of any dietary requirements 7 days prior to the event.

  • Can I skip the Advance 1 and participate in the Advance 2?

    No, participants must complete the prerequisite course.