About the event

Swedish Drive: Celebration of Swedish Design and Engineering

Get ready for an unforgettable day full of adrenaline, fun, and enlightenment celebrating the best of Swedish cars from Volvo and Saab. D5T5.com proudly presents the Swedish Drive, a tailor-made event for all fans of Scandinavian automotive elegance. This unique gathering will take place on June 1, 2024, at the renowned racetrack in Sosnová, where fans, families, and technical minds will come together to celebrate the excellence of Swedish automobiles.

What to Expect?

  • Adrenaline Skill Drive: Prepare for a test of your driving skills on the skid pad and slalom. Awards await the most skillful drivers!
  • Volvo and Saab Exhibition: Wander among rows of iconic models, from the classic P1800 to legendary 240, 900, all the way to the charming V70 and 95. Admire the beauty and evolution of Swedish design.
  • D5T5 Booth: Discover all about the products we offer and take your passion for Volvo to a new level.
  • Latest Volvo Models: Be enchanted by the newest additions to the Volvo family. An exclusive showcase for all enthusiasts.
  • Off-road Track: Push your vehicle's limits on our off-road track and enjoy an exhilarating ride.
  • Expert Lectures: Hear about the latest in the world of technology and innovation from experts at CTU and UCT, and learn the truth about decarbonization, oils, and fuels.
  • Safe Driving: Learn safe driving techniques from experts at the Driving Camp.

And that's not all! Special Café-Auto Zone for Women, entertainment attractions for children including carousels and a day full of games, Family Zone for picnics with the whole family and the opportunity to bring along your four-legged friends. Plus, don't forget to meet and take photos with Yuri, the famous YouTuber and Volvo fan!

The whole day is accompanied by delicious refreshments - from chilled Svijan, diverse non-alcoholic beverages, to tempting burgers and churros.

The Swedish Drive is more than just an event; it's a celebration of Swedish automotive heritage that brings the community together with a love for innovation, design, and safety. Join us and be part of this unique event full of inspiration, joy, and unforgettable experiences. We look forward to seeing you at the racetrack in Sosnová!

Program

Ride starts on Saturday, June 1st, 2024 at 9:00 AM at the Driving Camp (Autodrom Sosnová)

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    Skid pad skill driving + slalom with the crowning of the king and queen of the steering wheel.

    Break: 13:00 - 13:30
    • An unforgettable experience where competitors race for the title of king and queen of the steering wheel, with a reward of a 20-minute ride in a Honda 390 go-kart and a t-shirt from D5T5 Racing. Each participant experiences this activity with their own car, adding a personal dimension to the event and increasing the intensity of the competition.
    • Maximum of 25 cars on the track at once every half hour from 9:00 to 18:00

    Exhibition of the most beautiful Volvo pieces from P1800, through 240 to the stunning V70

    Announcement of results and award presentation: 15:00 - 15:30
    • 9:00 - 14:30 Exhibition + voting via QR codes
    • 14:30 - 15:00 End of voting
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Announcement of results and award presentation
    • 15:30 - 18:00 Exhibition
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    D5T5 Booth featuring demonstrations and information on all the products we offer.

    Announcement of results and award presentation: 15:00 - 15:30
    • Demonstration of all D5T5 products
    • Opportunity to purchase D5T5 products and merchandise
    • Time trials in a car simulator
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Announcement of results for the best driver competition on the simulator

    Exhibition of brand new Volvo models.

    • Take the opportunity to view the latest Volvo vehicles, which combine top-notch design, innovative technologies, and safety features. Volvo has a long tradition in the automotive industry and offers a wide range of models that meet various needs. With its reputation for quality and safety, Volvo has gained a strong position in the market and continues to attract customer interest worldwide.
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    Driving your own car on the off-road track.

    Maximum of 6 cars on the track at once every half hour from 9:00 to 18:00
    • Specially modified off-road track for XC/CC (Cross Country), as well as for classic "lower" vehicles. Each participant will be under the supervision of an experienced instructor to ensure safety for everyone and every vehicle. Experience light off-road driving in a vehicle that may have never seen more than just asphalt.

    Lectures from CTU on engine decarbonization, its methods, and myths

    • 9:00 - 9:30 Hydrogen decarbonization [CZ]
    • 11:00 - 12:00 CTU - ESP (Electronic Stability Program) [CZ]
    • 12:00 - 12:30 Break
    • 12:30 - 13:30 Hydrogen decarbonization + ESP [EN]
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Break
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Catalyst + DPF [CZ]
    • 16:00 - 17:00 Open block [CZ] + [EN]
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    Lectures from UCT on oils, lubricants, and fuels.

    • 13:30 - 14:30 UCT - Oils and fuels + additives [CZ]
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Break
    • 16:00 - 17:00 Open block [CZ] + [EN]

    Driving Camp Lectures, how to manage safe driving.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 Racetrack - safe driving [CZ]
    • 12:00 - 12:30 Break
    • 14:30 - 15:00 First aid [CZ]
    • 15:00 - 15:30 Break
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    Café-Auto Zone for Women Where's the jack, first aid kit, windshield washer? Training with luxury coffee in hand!

    • ....and not just for women

    Kids' Day in Full Swing Sack races, fishing, stilts, and much more fun for kids, who will be properly rewarded!

    Family Zone For families with children, where you can have a picnic in the best place and in the best company with space even for non-conflicting dogs.
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    Family Zone For families with children, where you can have a picnic in the best place and in the best company with space even for non-conflicting dogs.

    Famous YouTuber Volvosweden - Yuri! Come take a photo and chat with the most famous Volvo YouTuber in the world!

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    Carousel for Kids. Because what's an event without a carousel!

    Throughout the day, we're serving chilled Svijany, non-alcoholic drinks, and we're grilling burgers and frying churros!

Navigation

How to get to us?

Map
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Skill driving
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Exhibition
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Off-road for your cars
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Refreshments - Svijany beer, burgers, churros
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Carousels - racetrack
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D5T5 Exhibition
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New Volvo cars
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Lectures - ČVUT, VŠCHT, Driving Camp
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Children's day, family zone

How and when to get to us?

Location Address:
Autodrom Sosnová
Česká Lípa 200
470 01
Sosnová - GPS: 50.65843, 14.54024
Plus Code: MG5R+83 Sosnová

Event Date: June 1, 2024 from 9:00 to 18:00

If you would like to arrive a day earlier and stay overnight in the parking lot, please contact us at: early@svedskajizda.cz

Ticket Purchase / Exhibition Registration

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We have to announce that the planned Swedish Ride event is unfortunately changed due to lack of registrations capacity.

However, we would like to invite every Volvo / Saab owner to an equally interesting Volvo / Saab event, which will take place at the same time and place.


Admission and all activities at the autodrome for free and we look forward to your participation!

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Who We Are?

D5T5.com is a dynamic company specializing in providing top-notch services and products for Volvo car owners. Our deep passion for innovation and continuous improvement motivates us to provide unique solutions that meet and exceed the expectations of our customers. Our company takes pride in being part of the global Volvo fan community and aims to be at the heart of this community by providing not only products and services but also a platform for sharing, learning, and celebrating our common passion.

With this goal in mind, we have decided to create the world's largest Volvo meetup - an event that would bring together Volvo fans from all over the world. This meetup is not just about showcasing the latest and greatest innovations in the automotive industry, but it is also an opportunity for Volvo owners, enthusiasts, and experts to come together, share their stories, experiences, and passion for Volvo cars. We want to create an environment where everyone can feel like part of the family, discover new possibilities, and be inspired for further adventures with their Volvo vehicles.

Join us on this exciting journey and be part of history as we together create the world's largest Volvo car meetup - a place where the passion for innovation, community, and Volvo tradition come together to create an unforgettable experience for all.