Whichever BMW Driving School location you select, you’ll find beautiful surroundings, an attentive staff and of course, plenty of driving pleasure.

Spartanburg, South Carolina

Make a vacation out of your visit to the Performance Center in Greenville-Spartanburg. With numerous hotels, nearby golf courses and charming downtown Greenville a short drive away, there is plenty to explore when not behind the wheel of an Ultimate Driving Machine®.

The Track

Fast turns, a back straight perfect for speed exercises and a polished wet concrete skid pad make our Spartanburg track the perfect place to hone your driving skills.


Explore BMW’s past while marveling at its future with a tour of the Zentrum Museum. Featuring many of BMW’s most famous models, you’ll get up close with our history and what makes a BMW so special. Open daily from 9 AM to 5:30 PM.

Thermal, California

With its year-round warm, sunny weather and vibrant nightlife, Thermal offers something for everyone to enjoy. The beautiful backdrop of snow-capped mountains prevail over much of the area, and its close proximity to numerous hotels, golf courses and resort-like Palm Springs offers a chance to relax.

The Track at Thermal Club

Set against the backdrop of a beautiful mountain range, The Thermal Club is an exclusive race track location that offers three unique layouts, plus our own challenge course to encourage maximum thrills.

Joshua tree

Experience amazing natural beauty at Joshua Tree National Park located just outside of Palm Springs. Camp, hike, climb and take in a night sky like no other.

Indianapolis, Indiana

A beautiful and historic city, Indianapolis offers plenty of local eateries, breweries and family attractions to make your stay at this driving school location even more memorable.

Indy Motor Speedway

The third-oldest permanent automobile race track in the world, Indy has hosted everything from NASCAR to F1 In its over 100-year history. You’ll never experience another track like it.


There are dozens of historical districts with unique experiences in the city, from children’s museums to Art Deco palaces.


How many BMW Driving School locations are there?

We currently have three locations in California, South Carolina and Indianapolis.

Where is the BMW Performance Center located?

We currently have three locations in California, South Carolina and Indianapolis.

BMW Performance Center

1155 SC-101, Greer, SC 29651
(888) 345-4269

BMW Performance Center West

86-050 Jasper Lane, Thermal, CA 92274
(888) 345-4269

Indianapolis Motor Speedway

4790 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222
(888) 345-4269

Is the BMW Performance Center affiliated with area hotels?

Please visit our Hotels Page for more information.

Can I pick up a new BMW at the BMW Performance Center?

Yes, we offer new vehicle delivery at our South Carolina location. Please visit our Delivery page and Delivery FAQ for more information.

Does the BMW Performance Center offer classes at other locations?

Each year, we travel abroad to famous locations such as the Nurburgring in Germany and the Arejeplog in Sweden for BMW Ice Training. Please contact us for more information about these programs.

How long are half-day driving classes?

Each morning and afternoon session takes approximately four hours to complete.