Ride & Drive

Start your engines and get going at the Twin Cities Auto Show! One of the most popular attractions is back and better than ever before! This is Ride & Drive!

You’ve seen your dream car. You’ve explored your dream car. Now it’s time to go behind the wheel and drive your dream car!

Featuring the latest vehicles from the top manufacturers, you won't need to imagine what the driving experience of your next vehicle is like...you'll be able to live it!

Drivers must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid driver’s license. You may be required to submit a breathalyzer test. Passenger age restriction may be enforced depending on manufacturer's requirements.

Click the name of each manufacturer below to learn more about the Ride and Drives from the 2018 Show!

  • 2018 Chevrolet Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Chevrolet Vehicles:
    Bolt EV
    Colorado
    Cruze
    Equinox
    Malibu
    Silverado
    Silverado HD
    Traverse
     

    The Twin Cities Auto Show has always offered a great automotive viewing experience. This year it’s going to offer a memorable driving experience as well. Swing by the show to test drive the impressive new lineup of Chevrolet cars, trucks and SUVs, including the All-New Equinox and Traverse. Don’t miss this limited opportunity to get behind the wheel and see for yourself why Chevrolet has been the most awarded car company three years in a row.
  • Ford Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Monday, 3/12... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Tuesday, 3/13... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Wednesday, 3/14... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Thursday, 3/15... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Ford Vehicles:
    Ecosport
    Explorer
    Expedition
    Escape
    Focus
    Fusion
    F-150
     

    This is your chance to test drive the latest Ford vehicles! Stop by to see our team outside of the Twin Cities Auto Show to take a spin in the Ford EcoSport, Ford Expedition, Ford F-150, Ford Escape, Ford Explorer, Ford Fusion or Ford Focus.

    Participants must have a valid drivers license, must be 18 years or older, and if they have a passenger planning to ride along they must be at least 16 years old or have a valid drivers permit. A breathalyzer test is required before driving. Vehicles subject to change.
  • Jaguar Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Monday, 3/12... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Tuesday, 3/13... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Wednesday, 3/14... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Thursday, 3/15... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Jaguar Vehicles:
    XE
    XF
    XF Sportbrake
    E-PACE
    F-PACE
     

    Join us as we celebrate the performance and design of our latest vehicles, against the backdrop of the city of Minneapolis. Drive the all-new Jaguar E-PACE, the compact SUV with the Jaguar roar. You’ll also have the opportunity to experience the Jaguar XE, XF or F-PACE on the local streets where you’ll develop a feel for Jaguar handling and performance.
  • Land Rover Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Monday, 3/12... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Tuesday, 3/13... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Wednesday, 3/14... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Thursday, 3/15... 4:00pm-7:00pm
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Land Rover Vehicles:
    Discovery
    Discovery Sport
    Range Rover Evoque
    Range Rover
    Range Rover Sport
    Range Rover Velar
     

    Experience the breadth of capability that Land Rover vehicles have to offer as you navigate the pavement in a Range Rover, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Evoque, Discovery or Discovery Sport. Take the wheel of our newest addition to the Land Rover family, the Range Rover Velar, which will deliver a poised, confident and refined drive.
  • Mazda Hours:
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Mazda Vehicles:
    MX-5 Miata RF
    Mazda3 4-Door
    Mazda3 5-Door
    Mazda6
    CX-5
    CX-9
     

    Experience your favorite Mazda during the Twin Cities Auto Show Ride & Drive. Feel pure exhilaration behind the wheel. While there, you’ll enjoy the Mazda Lounge with hosted light refreshments and unique engagements with Product Specialists. Afterwards, you’ll receive a gift card on behalf of Mazda, while supplies last. Explore the entire Mazda lineup of exceptional driving vehicles at MazdaUSA.com.
  • Toyota Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Monday, 3/12... 4:00pm-9:00pm
    Tuesday, 3/13... 4:00pm-9:00pm
    Wednesday, 3/14... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Thursday, 3/15... 4:00pm-9:00pm
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Toyota Vehicles:
    Camry
    C-HR
    Corolla
    Highlander
    RAV4 Hybrid
     

    Get in the driver's seat and test drive the latest Toyota has to offer!
  • Volkswagen Hours:
    Saturday, 3/10... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Sunday, 3/11... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Monday, 3/12... 4:00pm-8:00pm
    Tuesday, 3/13... 4:00pm-8:00pm
    Wednesday, 3/14... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Thursday, 3/15... 4:00pm-8:00pm
    Friday, 3/16... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Saturday, 3/17... 10:00am-7:00pm
    Sunday, 3/18... 10:00am-6:00pm
    Volkswagen Vehicles:
    Atlas
    Golf GTI
    Jetta
    Passat
    Tiguan
     

    Don’t miss out! We're bringing the Volkswagen line-up to the Twin Cities Auto Show in Minneapolis, MN. Experience the 2018: Atlas SEL Premium and Tiguan SEL Premium. 2017: Golf GTI, Jetta GLI and Passat SEL Premium in person. Participants will be given the opportunity to drive a new Volkswagen out on the roads, and experience what VW is all about! We will be located past the main entrance off 2nd Avenue South. See you there!