Take the driving seat of the Audi R8 for over six miles
End with a certificate presentation
A free 4x4 off road passenger ride is included for spectators
The Audi R8 is one of the most celebrated vehicles ever manufactured by the German-based company and now appreciate the boundaries pushed by Audi's leading designers. Book an Audi R8 driving experience at Stafford Activity Centre for a sensational thrill, driving at speed with its 4.2 litre V8 engine purring. Enjoy over six unforgettable miles of motoring heaven as you power around the Stafford Activity Centre race track. The entire Audi R8 driving experience is sure to satisfy, with a special driver presentation of a certificate to remember the experience by. Even bring a guest along to enjoy a free 4x4 off road passenger ride!
Runs around four times a month, and can be on a Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday or Thursday. The circuit is closed from early December to mid-January.
Maximum weight is 18 stone and maximum height is 6'6''. A full manual driving licence must be produced on the day to guarantee participation.
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 up to an hour, including 6.6 miles driving the Audi R8. Please be aware that sessions start from 8am and sessions booked between 11am - 3pm incur a £10 charge. Please arrive a few minutes early 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 are likely to be other vehicles on the track at the same time.
Spectators are welcome and each one is entitled to a free 4x4 off road passenger ride. Other extra (chargeable) drives and passenger rides are available on the day 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. 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.