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THE. New. automotive. experience.

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, September 11-13, 2020

Created after touring the world’s foremost car events, and modelled after the most popular automotive event in the world.  Drive Festival is the ultimate new event for auto enthusiasts in Canada.

Showcasing all of the best in new car technology and unparalleled test drive opportunities on 4 test tracks.  Plus, see and hear the best collections of exotic, manufacturer & classic cars roar up The Dream Car Speed Run, all weekend long.

It’s 3 days of automotive nirvana.  Welcome to DRIVE Festival!

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DREAM CARS AT SPEED

Manufacturer Displays

Engage directly with automobile manufacturers and gain an appreciation of their craftsmanship, technology and history.  See first-hand the newest models as you gain further insights and appreciation for their brand, and the right car for you.

Some manufacturers will also offer test-drive opportunities and feature cars in our Dream Car Speed Run.

Dream Car Speed Run

The world’s most iconic cars are seen mostly in showrooms, rarely on the streets, and not permitted to be driven at speed.

The Dream Car Speed Run is an exclusive event that celebrates the power and engineering behind elite car manufacturers.

Owners or manufacturers of qualifying vehicles will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to drive their cars as they were intended: at speed in front of thousands on our Dream Car Speed Run.

Complete this application form for the Dream Car Speed Run.

Dream Car Speed Run

The world’s most iconic cars are seen mostly in showrooms, rarely on the streets, and not permitted to be driven at speed.

The Dream Car Speed Run is an exclusive event that celebrates the power and engineering behind elite car manufacturers.

Owners or manufacturers of qualifying vehicles will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to drive their cars as they were intended: at speed in front of thousands on our Dream Car Speed Run.

Complete this application form for the Dream Car Speed Run.

Manufacturer Test Drive Courses

On-Road Test Tracks

Manufacturer Test Drive Course

No construction, and congestion, on this closed-course country meander.

This 3 km country drive will get you acquainted with manufacturer cars in a safe and controlled environment. Designed around a real-world country drive with a couple of moderate turns, and controlled speed, means this closed roadway is suitable for anyone with a valid driver’s license. A variety of manufacturer cars will be available including electric, hybrid, SUVs, cars and trucks.

Off-Road Test Track

Where you are going there are no roads, only adventure.

Our off-road test track isn’t for the squeamish as these gullies, ditches, dunes and drop-offs challenge manufacturer SUVs and trucks on our 1.5 km loop.

Off-Road Test Track

Where you are going there are no roads, only adventure.

Our off-road test track isn’t for the squeamish as these gullies, ditches, dunes and drop-offs challenge manufacturer SUVs and trucks on our 1.5 km loop.

Performance Tracks

Experience the ultimate rush as you test drive sports, muscle and performance cars with professional instructors around our 2.88 km closed-circuit driver development track.  

An autocross-style course is also available to get the ultimate feel for other sporty cars in a controlled and safe environment.

Appreciation of the Past

Learn the storied history of brands and get up close to your classic dream cars.  A wide variety of import, domestic and European classic cars will be on display as well as participating in our Dream Car Speed Run.

Autonomous Tech Track

While we have a passion for driving; congestion on daily commutes are not fun for most of us. Discover how these technologies will improve your daily driving.

Local Cuisine

VIP meals, canapes, wine tasting and adult beverages on-site at designated areas hosted by local restaurateurs. Food trucks, adult beverages and family-oriented fare are all available at Drive Festival.  Please don't drink and drive.

Automotive Kid’s Zone

No driver’s license, no problem. Gaming, interactive displays and fun for kids and teenagers in our kid’s zone.

THREE DAYS OF AUTOMOTIVE NIRVANA

Friday September 11, To
Sunday September 13, 2020