Drifting Gold with Hot Ride

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Prepare for action with this drifting experience on the longest drift track in the UK. During this session, master drifting tips and techniques from a qualified instructor and try out moves such as handbrake entries, flicks and lots more. Following a briefing, enjoy a passenger demo lap and an exhilarating high-speed passenger drifting lap with a pro at the wheel. Next, hone your skills under expert guidance with 38 thrilling drift laps in a Mazda MX-5. Gradually master your car control and you’ll be linking drifts in no time!


Several weekdays per month throughout the year. Saturday mornings are available for an additional £39 when booking.


Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. snow, ice, heavy rain or high winds) which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt.

How long does the experience last?

Expect to be at the venue for up to four hours, including a demo lap, a high-speed passenger ride and a total of 38 laps of hands-on driving.

How many other people?

Briefings are held in groups. The driving time is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified instructor. A maximum of three drivers are assigned to one car during the experience.

Can I take people to watch?

Spectators are welcome and there are cafe facilities on-site. Please note that animals are not allowed, with the exception of guide dogs.

What do I wear?

Dress comfortably and wear trainers or flat-soled shoes. A helmet is provided.

Are there any restrictions?

Minimum age is 17. Maximum age is 75. Minimum height is 5’2”, maximum is 6’2”. Maximum weight is 18 stone. In order to guarantee participation, a full manual driving licence must be produced on the day.

Anything Else?

Please note that due to noise restrictions, covers are fitted to the rear tyres to prevent tyre squeal. 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.

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