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AMG Snow

Experience AMG in a winter wonderland.

By invitation only and enter your customer number. Please contact your Dealership to confirm your customer number.

Drive the winter wonderland.

Southern Hemisphere Proving Grounds, Queenstown, New Zealand on 2, 3 or 4 August.

Experience the thrill of AMG in the beautiful surroundings of Queenstown, New Zealand.

AMG Snow will be held at the Southern Hemisphere Proving Grounds located 35km from Wanaka and 55km from Queenstown, New Zealand on the top of the Pisa mountain range. Located in breathtaking landscapes, these vast snow and ice surfaces are the perfect conditions to test your driving capabilities. 

You have to experience this to believe it!

After a safety briefing, the morning session will be a series of exercises to acquaint participants with the specially prepared AMG vehicles.

Vehicles in fleet:*

  • A 45
  • CLA 45
  • C 63 S

This is what you can expect:

Day 1 - Arrive the afternoon prior to your drive day.  Transfers from airport to the hotel, check in and welcome dinner in Queenstown.

Day 2 - Your drive experience begins - 2, 3 or 4 August.

  • 8.30am arrival at the AMG lodge for registration 
  • Driver briefing by Peter Hackett, Chief Driving Instructor
  • Morning session on the snow fields – ESP off and time to develop your car control
  • Lunch in the AMG lodge
  • Afternoon session on the snow fields – more speed, more challenges - it’s time to really test yourself
  • Hot laps by an AMG Driving Instructor like you have never experienced before!
  • 5.00pm departure and return to the hotel. Dinner in Queenstown.

Day 3 - Breakfast, relax and transfers to the airport for your flight departure.

Bring one guest.  You are welcome to bring one spectator to watch you participate. Please be aware they will not be able to participate and drive in the on-track activities however, they can relax and enjoy the hospitality.


Cost: AUD $4,500 (inc GST) per drive day.

Please note: This cost includes two nights’ accommodation. Flights are not included and are at your expense to organise.

Please be aware you will need your customer number to secure your position. If you do not know your customer number please contact your authorised Mercedes-Benz Dealership.

Terms and Conditions AMG Snow.

For all inquiries please email

* Fleet may vary between events however, the vehicles will be substituted with similar models on a best endeavours basis.


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