We really like this Experience within easy reach of Towcester, Northamptonshire.
Take the iconic Aston Martin V8 Vantage for a spin around Britain’s most famous race circuit – Silverstone. With 420 bhp and a 0 – 60 mph time of just 4.9 seconds, this car is as satisfying to drive as it is to look at. Begin with a briefing from a fully qualified instructor, including a discussion on racing lines and fundamental driving techniques. Then take the wheel of the sensational Aston Martin V8 Vantage and put it through its paces around the Silverstone circuit for nearly six miles. With an instructor on hand throughout, experience this car’s full capabilities and realise why Aston Martin has such an incredible reputation.
Available for morning slots only at 8.30am, 9.30am and 10.30am. Runs on weekends, at least one date every month throughout the year. The circuit closes between mid-December and mid-January for the winter shut-down.
Track driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. snow, ice or severe rain) which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt.
Expect to be at the venue for up to one and a half hours, including a briefing and 5.7 miles of driving. Please arrive 30-40 minutes prior to the start time to attend the essential safety briefing.
Share the briefing with up to 24 other participants and exclusively share the Aston Martin with just the instructor.
Spectators are welcome and can bring a camera to record the experience. Please note that pets are not permitted at any circuits.
Dress warmly and comfortably in trousers and a long-sleeved top. Wear flat-soled shoes and bring driving gloves if possible. A helmet will be provided.
Min height 5’2”, max 6’6”. Max age 70, max weight 18 stone. Participants need to be aged 21 or over and have held a full manual driving licence held for at least three years, which must be presented on the day.
At this world-class venue drive either the Southern or National Circuit. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.