Extended Rally Driving at Westbury, Northamptonshire
Few things get the adrenaline pumping like racing a rally car round an authentic rally track. And this all day rally driving experience at Westbury, Northamptonshire does just that. After a safety briefing, get behind the wheel of two different cars over six driving sessions to fully experience the controlled chaos of racing a rally car. A professional driving instructor is on hand with tips and advice, and will help you learn handbrake turns, power slides and even skid control. Race the front-wheel drive Nissan Micra, and the rear-wheel drive Ford Escort Mk2, to experience how both of these systems handle the rally stage's loose-surface terrain. This rally driving experience is essential for any driving enthusiast.
- Learn about skidding, power slides and the art of handbrake turns
- Take on the challenging rally stage in Northamptonshire
- Take part in six driving sessions
- Work up an appetite, lunch is included
- Availability Description
Saturdays and occasional weekdays once or twice a month throughout the year. Dates fill very quickly; book at least four weeks in advance.
- Participant Guidelines
Min height 5'2'' and max height is 6'6''. Maximum weight is 18 stone. A driving licence isn't required to take part, but you do need to be a confident driver with plenty of experience driving manual cars.
Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue the day before to check final arrangements.
Lasts around seven hours. This includes a briefing, tuition, driving time, lunch and debrief. Please arrive a few minutes prior to the booked start time.
- Numbers on the Day
Total numbers will vary but there will be a maximum of six people in your group. During the driving bit, only you and the instructor will be in the vehicle.
- Dress Code
Wear flat shoes which are comfortable for driving. Helmets are provided. Any other special clothing you need is also provided.
- Other Info
High-speed passenger rides can be purchased on the day, subject to availability.