Learn To Drift | Drift Experience At Mondello Park

Drift Experience

€229 - €289

Ready for the experience of professional drifting?

Strap into our 280bhp Nissan 350Z drift cars for an unforgettable sideways experience.

Discover the excitement of the fastest growing motorsport, now the most-watched in Ireland. Our expert instructors will guide you through the fundamentals, perfect for first-time drivers.

Book now and join the drift revolution!

Top Speed

250 km/h

0-60 Time

5.9 seconds


280 BHP


268 LB/FT


Are you ready to step into the world of professional drifting????

Drifting is the fastest growing motorsport in the world and combines the most exhilarating and exciting elements of multiple disciplines to create one heart-stopping show. It has become the chosen motorsport of a new generation and is currently the most-watched and followed motorsport in Ireland.

Now you can strap in to one of our newly updated custom-built 280bhp Nissan 350Z drift cars and experience the rush of going sideways for the first time. Our drifting instructors will guide you through the fundamental techniques of drifting and this course is specifically designed for first time drivers/amateurs looking to take their driving skills to the next level.

On The Day

The Drift Experience includes:

  • Access to the Martin Birrane Collection at Mondello Park
  • Introduction to Drifting
  • Handbrake Initiation (J-turn)
  • Counter-Steer Control
  • 90 Degree Drift Bend
  • After-Course Analysis

The Drift Experience XL includes:

  • Access to the Martin Birrane Collection at Mondello Park
  • Refresher of topics covered in the Drift Experience Experience
  • Handbrake Initiation (J-turn)
  • Counter-Steer Control
  • 90 Degree Drift Bend
  • Switch Technique
  • Advanced Drifting Techniques (skill dependant)
  • After-Course Analysis

We recommend that participants first complete the Drift Experience before doing the XL course.

Drivers must be over the age of 18 and hold a valid full driving licence to take part in this Experience.

All Gift Certificates purchased are redeemable against any Driving Experience.

We also offer monetary vouchers.


Safety is our utmost priority in our drifting experiences. Our team of professional instructors ensures that participants have a secure and enjoyable time. Before getting behind the wheel, participants receive a comprehensive safety briefing and are provided with proper safety gear, including helmets and racing suits. 

We conduct our drifting experiences in the Mondello Park paddock area, giving you plenty of space to learn the basics to drifting. Our instructors focus on teaching proper drifting techniques and car control, catering to participants of all skill levels. 

Whether you're a beginner or have some prior experience, our personalized instruction and continuous supervision create a safe and supportive environment, making your drifting adventure a thrilling and memorable one.

No prior experience is necessary for the "Drift Experience", and we recommend completing this experience before trying the "Drift Experience XL". The "Drift Experience" is specifically designed for first-time drifters and amateurs who want to learn the basics of drifting from scratch.

For a comfortable drifting experience, we advise wearing casual and comfortable clothing. Opt for closed-toe flat shoes, as they provide better pedal control and enhance stability while driving.

Please keep in mind that Drift Experience takes place outdoors, so dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Avoid wearing loose clothing and excessive accessories to ensure a safe and enjoyable time behind the wheel. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities, and dressing appropriately will enhance your overall drifting experience.

The duration of each drifting session varies depending on the package you choose. A typical Drift Experience session lasts about 2 hours with 15 minutes of driving, while a Drift Experience XL session lasts approximately 1 hour with 30 minutes of driving. 

For participation in this drifting experience, participants must be at least 18 years old and possess a valid full driving licence. For further details on our driving experiences, feel free to refer to our comprehensive Terms & Conditions page. 

No, for safety and liability reasons, participants must use our custom-built Nissan 350Z drift cars, which are specifically prepared for the best drifting experience possible.


Absolutely! Our Gift Certificates are redeemable against any of our driving experiences, including the Drift Experience and Drift Experience XL courses. It's the perfect gift for any motorsport lover.

Mondello Park Membership

Every Driving Experience purchased from Mondello Park comes with free membership for 12 months! Enjoy complimentary access to all our events including all Irish Championship Circuit Racing (ICCR) and Irish Rallycross Championship (IRX) along with our famous Japfest Festival and Historic Festival. Simply follow the instructions in your confirmation email to get your digital membership card automatically issued and arrive to the event with photo ID and your membership card.

Note that the Mondello Park Membership card is only applicable to events ran by Mondello Park at the venue. Please contact us before an event if you have any queries.