4x4 Driving Experience at Thruxton
Experience the Land Rover Defender in its element with this rip-roaring driving experience on Thruxton's challenging 4x4 off road course. Following an initial safety briefing, jump into the Land Rover with two other driving enthusiasts and negotiate your way around Thruxton's many water crossings, steep gradients, twists, turns and traverses, in order to push the vehicle to its limits under the guidance of a seasoned instructor. During the session, learn essential 4x4 driving techniques such as axle articulation, approach, traction and braking - by the end, you'll be driving like a pro! This demanding experience is a must for any ardent off road driving fan.
- Drive a Land Rover Defender around a challenging course
- Full briefing and tuition from an experienced instructor
- Enjoy at least 25 minutes behind the wheel
- Negotiate steep slopes and water gullies
- Availability Description
At least two weekend dates per month from February to November. Dates fill quickly, please allow at least six weeks advance booking notice.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum height 5'2'', maximum height is 6'4''. Maximum weight is 18 stone. A disclaimer MUST be signed confirming you hold a full British or international driving licence and are fit enough to participate.
Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. ice, snow or heavy rain) which would make driving dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt.
Expect to be at the circuit for around two hours, including a briefing and at least 25 minutes driving time. Please arrive a few minutes in advance of the booked time to ensure a prompt start.
- Numbers on the Day
Sharing the Land Rover with two other drivers.
- Dress Code
Dress comfortably (preferably avoiding synthetic clothing) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes. A helmet and any special clothing is provided.