You haven’t experienced a motor racing holiday until you’ve been to Melbourne. Throughout the year, the roar of engines can be heard coming to life at iconic events such as the Superbike World Championship and the legendary Formula 1™ Grand Prix.
So, as drivers start their engines, get your holiday plans into gear with a minibus hire to transport you and your pit crew of motorheads to the best racing events Melbourne has to offer. We run through what to expect at some of these prestigious motorsport events so you can begin planning now.
Experience the Formula 1™ Australian Grand Prix
Over four days of March, more than 400,000 race fans descend on Albert Park Lake course to witness the high-octane experience of the Formula 1™ Australian Grand Prix. As the first race event to open the season, the F1 has risen to glory as one of the biggest and best sporting spectacles in the world.
Even if you need to travel from interstate or overseas, we can collect you with our airport shuttle service to ensure you get to the event on time and in comfort. You won’t want to miss out as the F1 only continues to add to its arsenal of entertainment offerings.
Fans can now expect three days of live music in M-Lane. Witness the electrifying experience get dialled up a notch as renowned global artists put on an unforgettable performance to keep the energy levels high.
Check out the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix
Take the racing down to two wheels and enter the intoxicating world of motorcycle racing at Phillip Island. Set against a stunning backdrop of surf and the open ocean, the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix runs across three days every October. This world-class MotoGP event sees the world’s best racers converge for a chance to battle it out for the world championship.
Our minibus rental service can transport groups of up to 11 to Phillip Island to catch the action up close and personal.
Drink in the Superbike World Championship
If you haven’t had your fix of motorcycle racing just yet, wait a few months and live it up at the Phillip Island race circuit all over again with the Superbike World Championship. Running over 3 days in February/March, this tournament pits the latest generation of street bikes against one another in this world championship challenge.
There’s plenty of other entertainment and attractions on offer too, from live music, helicopter rides and expos of the latest motorcycles and accessories.
Enjoy Melbourne’s best with City Hire Cars
Fuel up for a motorsport-filled holiday in Melbourne with City Hire Cars. Let our professional chauffeurs worry about getting you where you to need to go on time, so you can sit back and enjoy the experience. Our airport shuttle and transfers are available upon arrival or departure. You can also speak to us about our minibus rental for larger groups up to 11.
For any enquiries, send us a message online, or call us on 1300 CITY HIRE CARS (1300 248 944) today.