Drive an Aston Martin V8 Vantage at the iconic Brands Hatch Circuit
Receive guidance and a demo lap from a professional instructor
Take the wheel of the V8 Vantage for six rip-roaring miles
Feel the sophisication and power of the engine
A dream come true for any genuine petrol head, this high-octane driving experience offers the opportunity to take the wheel of an Aston Martin at Kent's legendary Brands Hatch Circuit. Start off with a full safety briefing and a demonstration lap courtesy of a professional instructor to get acquainted with racing lines and essential track driving techniques. Once revved up, it's time for the real fun to begin - take the wheel of the stunning 400 bhp Aston Martin V8 Vantage for six adrenaline-pumping miles of the iconic Brands Hatch Circuit and find out first-hand what this incredible vehicle is really made of!
At least one weekday per month throughout the year. Dates fill very quickly, so we recommend booking 12 weeks in advance.
Minimum age is 18. Maximum weight 20 stone. Minimum height is 5'0'', maximum 6'5''. A full British or international manual driving licence must have been held for at least 12 months and brought on the day in order to participate.
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.
Expect to be at the circuit for up to two hours, including a briefing and six miles driving the Aston. Please arrive 30 minutes in advance of the booked time to ensure a prompt start.
Numbers on the Day
All in-car tuition is on a one-to-one basis. Briefings are held in groups of up to 30 people. There might be other vehicles on the track at the same time.
Friends and family are welcome and there are excellent spectating and catering facilities on-site. Please note that animals are not allowed at the circuit, with the exception of guide dogs.
Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and flat-soled shoes. A helmet is provided.
The race circuit is MSA (Motor Sports Association) approved for quality and safety. The organiser was established in 1978 and is a founder member of The Association of Racing Drivers' Schools. All instructors here are ARDS qualified. 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.