BMW Performance Driving School

From: $775   


Greer, South Carolina


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Test out BMW's definition of "Performance Driving" - the act of extracting the highest level of performance from an automobile by its driver under any circumstances!
  • The BMW Performance Driving Center is a $12 million dollar facility designed to offer drivers a fun, exhilarating and dynamic experience
  • Enjoy a fleet of the latest BMW models, a team of BMW Driver Training Instructors and a challenging mix of low and high speed driving exercises
  • The perfect exercise for any driving enthusiast!

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BMW possesses a profound belief in high performance driving and the driver's right to experience every heart-pounding moment of it! To make this dream come true, they've invested $12 million to create the BMW Performance Center.

The BMW Performance Center and its staff equip drivers with the skills necessary to enjoy the ultimate driving experience. Thanks to their fleet of the latest model BMWs, a team of BMW Driver Training Instructors and a challenging mix of low and high speed driving exercises will help you become a confident, safe and enthusiastic driver.

Car Control School
In a fraction of a second, a good driver can process their car's response to a number of adverse driving conditions and act accordingly to minimize the risk of an accident. You'll learn how to diagnose these conditions in a safe, controlled environment under the watchful eyes of a professional driver.

You'll focus on vehicle dynamics, not just in theory, but in practice. With the two-day school, you'll experience more driving time and a greater breadth of the BMW model line to better understand how vehicles of different sizes and weights behave in similar conditions.

M School
Get ready to focus on the same skill sets that professional drivers work on every day. Learn how to optimize the M cars' attitude to the conditions and road at hand. You'll become a smoother driver, your reaction time will decrease and your skills will become more in tune with the attributes of the car you'll be driving. After all, power is nothing if you can't handle it.

Hone in on finesse, quick reflexes and eye coordination through a variety of exercises on the slalom course, autocross and wet skid pad. With more horsepower and sharper chassis dynamics at your control, you'll need to be at the top of your game and the BMW Performance Driving School will help you get there!

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Essential Information:

  • All participants must have a valid drivers license
  • Participants under the age of 18 must have written parental consent

1 or 2 days, depending on the option selected

Maximum Participants:
Up to 100 drivers

Spectators are allowed, however limited viewing is available.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent. In the event your experience is canceled due to inclement weather, you will be rescheduled for an alternative convenient date. Always contact the experience provider in the event of possible inclement weather.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather and closed-toe shoes such as sneakers. No sandals, high heels or flip flops will be permitted.

Booking Information:
For this experience we recommend booking at least 60-90 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, you may cancel or reschedule your experience 14 days in advance of your scheduled date. Once you are within 14 days of the event, you are then locked in to that date and time and no changes can be made.

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  1. What kind of vehicles does the BMW Performance Center use?
    The BMW Performance Center uses the latest BMW models on hand, including X and M models.
  2. Are cars with manual transmission offered?
    Traditional manual transmissions are not offered, however many of the vehicles are equipped with the latest performance automatic and dual clutch transmissions that offer manual control. 
  3. Are there any driving requirements to attend the performance driving school?
    Participants must possess a valid driver's license. 
  4. Do I need any performance driving experience?
    No prior performance driving experience is required.
  5. Can I drive my own BMW on the track?
    No, the performance driving school will provide all cars for this experience.

Customer Reviews:

  • BMW Performance Driving School

  • July 14, 2014

  • 5

  • Atlanta

"Twas quite awesome!"

  • BMW Performance Driving School

  • November 28, 2012

  • 5

  • Atlanta

"I was very pleased with the driving school, with close to sixty years driving experience, i thought that I may know quite a bit, but I learned a so much more."