Kids and Parents' Rally Driving at Silverstone Rally School
Pit your wits against the oldies in a real battle of the drivers. Begin with the basics, such as accelerator and clutch control, along with steering and braking techniques. All this on the authentic Silverstone rally stage, in a dual-controlled Ford KA with roll bars and rally seat harness. Depending on how you progress, you may get to master more advanced techniques such as handbrake turns and power sliding, before putting what you have learnt into action with three separate driving sessions and, to finish off, a high-speed passenger ride. It's then time to see if Mum or Dad can do better as they learn the same techniques from the instructor before taking to the loose rally stage themselves for three seperate sessions. May the best driver win!
- Pit your wits against Mum or Dad in a battle of the drivers
- Take the wheel of a dual controlled Ford KA rally car
- Finish off with a high-speed passenger ride
- No driving experience necessary - full instruction is included
- Availability Description
Sunday - Friday throughout the year (Saturdays are also available from April through to October), excluding bank holidays.
- Participant Guidelines
This experience is for one child (minimum age 11, maximum 17) and one accompanying adult. Minimum height 4'6'' and maximum is 6'1'' Maximum weight is 15 stone. No previous driving experience is required.
Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions which would make driving at speed dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt.
Expect to be at the venue for up to three hours. This includes a briefing, tuition and around 20 - 25 minutes driving time for the junior and 10 - 15 minutes for the parent.
- Numbers on the Day
Be part of a group of up to six drivers, however driving time is on a one to one basis with just you and the instructor in the car. Each experience three driving sessions.
- Dress Code
Wear flat shoes or trainers which are comfortable for driving, trousers and long sleeves. Helmets will be provided, but if you have your own you're welcome to bring it along.
- Other Info
This experience takes place at the Silverstone Rally School, not the Silverstone Racing Circuit.