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Vortex Racing

2300 46th Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H8T 2P3, Canada
+1 514-633-0000
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As North America's premiere racing simulation centre, Vortex Racing brings the thrill and experience of racing to Montreal, a city immersed every summer in the excitement of the Canadian Grand Prix. Vortex Racing offers eight professional-level simulators identical to those used by top Formula 1 teams to train their pilots. From first timers who want to know what it's like to be in a race car, to professional racers who want to practice in the most realistic setting possible, participants can sit in the driver's seat and feel the extraordinary rush of adrenaline unique to the sport.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2300 46th Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H8T 2P3, Canada
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

When they tell you it’s a 15 minute simulator, be prepared for the most intense 15 minutes of your life. This is not a video game, it’s an intense simulator that will leave you exhausted like you were really driving a formula one car. Awesome...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

You don't have to be an F1 racing fan to appreciate these professional simulators. You can feel the G forces and if you just like the sensation of speed, you'll have a great time. If you like car racing you will love this. You can...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Got this activity for my boyfriend who loves Formula 1 racing. We had a blast. The owner/operator was very nice and knowledgeable about racing and the equipment. Great for teens and older😊😋

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Reviewed April 21, 2017

Great experience, the run through of how the Simulator works was very informative and no question was looked down upon. The qualifying run as well as the race are very realistic and you get a real feel of what it's like to run on a...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

If you want the ultimate F1 racing experience at an affordable price and without the actual F1 race car, go get your adrenaline pumped at Vortex Racing Simulator, Montreal, Canada! This was so much fun and so thrilling that I went for an additional race,...More

1  Thank STBeverly
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

I was at Vortex Racing for a private party. As an Event Planner I was impressed by what a fantastic venue Vortex Racing would be for a corporate event or a team building activity. The simulators are so exciting!!! I highly recommend Vortex Racing for...More

Thank Shortcake4
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

My bf was super excited to come to Vortex racing and wanted for us to try this together during our short visit to Montreal. I am a car noob (know very little about cars and can't drive manual) so was a little worried that this...More

Thank ValentinaDangMUA
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Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

If anybody is looking to experience next level of simulation, it is something I didn't expect at all. It was awesome. Meyer was awesome and gave me a one on one experience. I definitely won't forget this one. My head was shaking after the second...More

1  Thank Satvir P
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Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

My 12yo daughter and I had a blast learning all about race cars and then getting into the simulators and actually driving the course. It felt amazingly realistic, and we were surprised by how difficult it was. Fortunately we had top-notch instruction, so we got...More

1  Thank BrooklineMama
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Reviewed July 7, 2016

Most amazing experience! I went today and wished I had been able to do more than one session but my own schedule would not permit it. The experience is very realistic and thrilling. You will be surprised at the effort it takes to drive an...More

1  Thank ZihuaMitch
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Don G
June 18, 2016|
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Response from David-VortexRacing | Property representative |
Hi Don, We are approximately 25 minutes by car from Old Montreal. We are not located near a metro station, but there are public transportation bus stops adjacent to our location. We do offer a wide variety of driving suit... More
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Christina C
July 6, 2015|
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Response from Melissa S | Property representative |
Hi Christina We recommend that users are over 18 years of age since the sensations felt in the simulators can be powerful; however, if they would still like to try the machines with that in mind, it's no problem for them to... More
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