The Crew Behind Our Tours
Meet The Team
We share your passion
Our team has a passion for cars, driving and travel. That and an appreciation for the finer things in life. From all around the world, and all different backgrounds, we come together to make your bucket-list supercar tours and motorsport or track experiences a reality!
Motoring and business are two of Anthony’s consuming passions. For the past fifteen years he has participated in, created, directed, and owned various motoring and motorsport events, starting with Australia’s celebrated Dutton Rally. Anthony’s desire for exciting motoring experiences the world over was the driving force behind Ultimate Driving Tours, and his mission is to ensure you live your bucket-list motoring experience.
From Europe to Asia and the Americas, Julie has spent years traversing the globe with a passion for travel, adventure and finding new and unique experiences. As co-owner and the first full-time team member at Ultimate Driving Tours, Julie has overseen the growth and development of all aspects of the business, and our expanding team, while creating and curating UDT’s ever-increasing calendar of unforgettable events.
Mario has extensive experience in the automotive space. From marketing, to developing driver safety, establishing driving schools, and creating motoring travel concepts, one can truly say Mario has petrol in his veins. Mario is similarly passionate about business systems and operations, and the perfection of organisational structure. He is the perfect fit as Director of the European arm of Ultimate Driving Tours, and we’re excited to have him on board!
Angelo loves numbers, especially when it comes to HP and KW. A management accountant with extensive experience in automotive manufacturing, events and small businesses, he is passionate about combining work with his love of exotic cars, motorsport and travel. A self-confessed “Ferrari Tifosi” he is driven to keeping the UDT’s finances well oiled and to working with the team to expand the business and its offerings.
Grace was born to organise. Her skills have been forged in a career working alongside CEOs and Senior Partners in the Legal and Fashion sector. She also boasts an extensive career in Consumer Services, all of which has given her exceptional attention to detail skills. Grace approaches every task with infectious enthusiasm, and maintains a client focus at all times, attributes which make her a valued member of the team!
Driving is in Dean’s blood. As the son of two-time Australian Rally Champion, Rob Herridge, Dean continues to uphold the family legacy on the local and international rally scene. Throughout his career, Dean has also driven for the likes of Subaru Australia, Japan and China, as well as in Australia’s Targa series and the Bathurst 12 Hour. With this pedigree, Dean is as adept on the tarmac as off, and is a valued member of the UDT team.
Huifang has a passion for visual communication and creative design. With extensive experience in creating diverse and striking digital and print content for the travel, tourism andviticulture industries, Hui seeks to convey ideas that inspire, inform and captivate her audience. Hui’s mission now is to apply her skills and experience to UDT’s unique and luxurious motoring experiences, to engage, excite and dazzle our guests.
With her longstanding passion for cinematography and directing, and a growing appreciation for beautiful cars, our newest team member, Rianna, brings a refreshing perspective to the team. Riana excels in capturing spectacular footage of the special moments on tour, and has a flair for bringing these moments together to tell a thrilling on-screen story. We can’t wait to see what she produces next!
New to the team this year, Tom has a natural talent and enthusiasm for cars, people, food and travel. Tom’s passion and creativity stems from wanting to capture and share with others the things that he observes during an experience; things that are often difficult to articulate with words. His own unique style melds music and film seamlessly to create a visual and auditory feast. We are love his work and look forward to sharing it with you!
Dennis has a long-term passion for photography, and for capturing cars, travel and adventure in pictures. His eye for getting the right shot on the run is a great asset, and he has established himself as a go to photographer for prestige car manufacturers, tuners and racing teams. With work featured in commercials and magazines, he seeks to go above and beyond to get the shot and to ensure his personal and unique approach to photography is reflected in his work.
An exhilarating ice driving experience traversing the most stunning natural environments on Earth! Drive arctic trucks through the spectacular beauty of the Icelandic Highlands, before hopping across to Lapland’s automotive winter wonderland, where you can race a fleet of high performance vehicles on full-scale replica F1 circuits, carved into a frozen lake deep within the arctic circle. Truly a bucket-list experience not to be missed.
Dust off your favourite vehicle and reignite your love of driving with an escape to Australia’s premier driving destination –Tasmania. Circumnavigate this picturesque island state on roads featured in the renowned Targa Tasmania, while enjoying stunning and diverse natural environments, world-class accommodation, and the region’s renowned dining experiences, on this incredible BYO car adventure.
Drive a selection of the world’s best supercars on Europe’s most renowned alpine roads, then join us aboard our privately chartered superyacht for the thrills and excitement of the jewel in the crown of F1 – the Grand Prix of Monaco. A must for any motoring enthusiast!
For the motoring fan who wants it all - the opportunity to drive a fleet of stunning supercars on a selection of the best roads in Europe - if not the world, enjoy one of the world’s most legendary car shows in luxury, and of course, indulge in the finer things in life, from private jets to chartered helicopters, incredible accommodation and dining, and more. This is one experience you won't want to miss!
From Geneva to Monaco, Maranello to Monza, and of course Imola, join us as we pay homage to the people and circuits that have enabled Formula One to become the iconic motorsport that it is today, while enjoying the motoring achievements developed as a result of this incredible sport. Enjoy dinner with an F1 legend, and drive the fastest supercars on the road today!
Join us on an incredible epicurean journey to celebrate the guide that brought driving and gastronomy together: Michelin. Indulge in fantastic roads, phenomenal cars and fine dining from Beaujolais to Burgundy, Champagne and Paris. A gourmet adventure to remember!
Fancy yourself an undiscovered racing car driver? Then conquer three of the most legendary and challenging circuits in Europe - if not the world: Nurburgring Nordschleife, Circuit de Spa Francorchamps, and Circuito Ascari, in a fleet of specially prepared track cars. Taking on in excess of 100 cornersacross the three circuits combined, and some of the most incredible sectionsof tarmac to grace this earth, you have one unforgettable motoring experienceon your hands.
Experience all that is quintessential to Italy – fast cars, incredible roads, phenomenal food, exceptional wine, and fairytale-esque accommodation, as part of the ultimate supercar showdown – Ferrari vs Lamborghini vs the World. In 2019 the tour culminates with a weekend at the legendary ItalianGrand Prix – a must win in the F1 calendar. A trip that will cross much and more off your bucket-list!
Join us for an unforgettable adventure across the spiritual homeland of modern motoring - North America. Take in the spectacleof the US Grand Prix in Austin, with a curated VIP experience including a private dinner with Australian F1 superstar Daniel Ricciardo. Then get behind the wheel of our fleet of amazing supercars and muscle cars as we traverse from Colorado Springs to Las Vegas via the Colorado Rockies and iconic Route 66.