McLaren Driving Thrill at Smeatharpe
The McLaren MP4-12C is the dream car of every racing fan, and its specs are so impressive, it's not hard to see why. As well as being an absolutely stunning vehicle to look at, it boasts a twin-turbo 3.8 litre V8 engine capable of 592 BHP and combines this with flawless handling and upgraded brakes. After a short but informative drivers' briefing on technique and control, it's time for the main event. Hop into the racing seat of this unbelievable supercar and take it for a six mile spin that will be unlike any other driving experience. Prepare to fall in love.
- Take the wheel of the mighty McLaren MP4-12C
- Receive a welcome and safety briefing from a qualified instructor
- Exercise its 592 BHP, twin-turbo V8 engine on the track
- Drive for a full six miles
- Availability Description
At least one weekend or weekday date each month. Please allow several weeks advance booking notice for this popular experience.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum height is 5', maximum is 6'5''. Maximum weight is 20 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day in order to participate.
Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. high winds, ice or heavy rain) which would make driving at speed dangerous. The venue will get in touch if the experience is cancelled for any reason.
Expect to be at the circuit for around one hour, including a briefing and six miles driving time. Please arrive one hour 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 although briefings may be shared.
- Dress Code
Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and flat-soled shoes. A safety helmet is provided.