No matter what vehicle you own, the daily drive grind can wear on any car lovers' appreciation for the worn wheel beneath your hands. Stop-and-go traffic makes fun-seekers question why they ever purchased a manual, and long commutes to work make the cabin a place to dread instead of a place to savor.

That's not how it should be.

You should be hugging curves, not bumpers. Luckily, there are programs out there specifically made to reinvigorate that passion for fishtails and leaf springs. We've picked out unique trips from all over the U.S. that take you off-roading, help you sprint to record times on a drag strip, or test your hot lap skills.

Here are 10 Awesome Driver Experiences We Want This Year. You up for it? 

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