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Our drive experiences are unique. You drive a V8 Buggy, a Yamaha YXZ or WRX Rally Car.

Off Road Rush Drive Experience

Off Road Rush Sydney - drive a V8 buggy, WRX turbo rally car or a Yamaha YXZ1000R

Ever since Chris Western was a little kid he loved off road racing and while working in resorts in Port Douglas, Chris decided to give the general public the opportunity to drive off road V8 Buggies with him as your navigator and this is where Off Road Rush was born in 2003.

Chris Western signed on with Mickey Thompson Tires Australia, as Brand Ambassador and Sponsored Driver in 2009, and so the Off Road Rush Mickey Thompson Race Team was born, a partnership that is still on going today.  Chris has four Class Championships in the "Australian Off Road Championship Series", completing the iconic Finke Desert Race numerous times, as well as Chris's career highlight the 2014 Score International Baja 1000 in Mexico, the pinnacle of off road racing from racers around the world.

Now 13 years on, along with our team, we all still love what we do and have been able to give thousands of people in Australia plus international visitors the opportunity to come and have a heap of fun in the dirt.

In 2015 James and Leigh Rolton loved off road racing just like Chris & Kaitlin Western they sold several business in New Zealand and moved to Australia with their daughter Grace to be part of  Off Road Rush, and this is when Off Road Rush Sydney was born! In May 2016, we introduced the new Yamaha YXZ 1000R to our fleet of drive vehicles – so you are able to drive a V8 Buggy, WRX turbo rally car and the Yamaha YXZ 1000R — the choice is yours!

James is a qualified mechanical as well as been evolved with rally and off road racing for the last 25 years as a driver, navigator and pit crew for several teams. James and Leigh have completed lots of off road races with in New Zealand, and finished the "Taupo 1000 Off Road Race" in 2013. James and Leigh along with our team of staff, operate the Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide drive experience locations.

At Off Road Rush Sydney our aim is to give you, the general public, the opportunity to drive V8 buggies, the most extreme race cars on dirt, a turbo WRX rally car, or the new Yamaha YXZ. If driving isn’t your thing then we also offer the most extreme hot laps / passenger rides in Australia.

Our instructors are the best.  You will find and their priorities are simple, they want to keep you safe and have a heap of fun, which is what they do best. They are all off road racers that have a passion for off road and just want to share their knowledge and experience with you to ensure that you get the best drive experience possible.

To be able to combine our passion for off road racing, giving customers an awesome experience and doing this all with our family and friends is just the best. We are very lucky!

So, if you think you like the sound of this, and you would like to have a heap of fun and do something different, book your drive online with us today. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

~ James and Leigh Rolton
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