Drive over six miles in the Aston Martin V8 Vantage
Receive an Aston Martin driving experience certificate
Feel like James Bond for a day whizzing around a race track in the effortlessly cool and sophisticated Aston Martin V8 Vantage - a gorgeous piece of automotive design with exceptional performance, outstanding agility and a top speed of 175 mph. On arrival at the racing circuit, receive a welcome from a fully qualified instructor, who provides a full safety briefing. Then jump behind the wheel of the stunning Aston Martin to drive around the track yourself for over six miles. With an instructor by your side you will be sure get the most out of this amazing experience. At the end of the day take home a certificate to remember this unique experience by.
Runs on selected weekdays throughout the school holidays. The circuit is closed from early December to mid-January.
Min height is 4'10'', max is 6'4''. Max weight is 17 stone. Min age is 12, max is 16 and all participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Participants must not hold a driving licence (inc. provisional).
Driving might 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 Monday - Friday (if in any doubt).
Expect to be at the circuit for an hour (6.6 miles driving). Please be aware that sessions start from 8am and sessions booked between 11am - 3pm incur a £10 charge. Please arrive a few minutes early for a prompt start.
Numbers on the Day
Briefings are shared. All in-car tuition is on a one-to-one basis.
Parents or guardians must remain on-site during the whole experience. Spectators are welcome and each is entitled to a free 4x4 off road passenger ride. Other extra, chargeable drives and passenger rides are available subject to availability.
Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) with trousers, long sleeves and narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together. A helmet is provided.
From 7.45am - 5.45pm a free minibus operates every 30 minutes between Stafford train station and the Stafford Activity Centre. Participants who choose this greener way to travel receive a £10 voucher and spectators a £5 voucher to spend on-site.