Classic Car Thrill at Bicester Heritage
Fans of classic cars are in for a real treat during this driving day at Bicester Heritage, home to the restoration of classic cars, motorbikes and aeroplanes. Arrive at the track and enjoy a tea or coffee whilst having a briefing from a qualified instructor, enjoy a tour of the circuit and a chance to get advice from the expert about how to handle the cars. Then experience what it feels like to drive an iconic car from a choice of the Jaguar E Type, Austin Healey 3000, Ford Mustang Fastback, Classic Porsche 911 or a Mini Cooper S. Drive six miles in your chosen car with an instructor by your side to make sure you get the most out of the drive. Finish with a debrief from the instructor and enjoy a chance to look around the Bicester Heritage site.
- Take the wheel of one of five classic cars at the Bicester Heritage circuit
- Drive a total of six miles in an E-Type or Austin Healey
- ... Mini Cooper S, Porsche or Mustang
- Take a look round Bicester Heritage site once you have finished driving
- Availability Description
Selected Wednesdays and Saturdays from April to November.
- Participant Guidelines
The minimum age for this experience is 17, minimum height is 5'' and maximum height is 6'6''. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day in order to participate.
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 (if in any doubt).
Expect to be at the circuit for up to one and a half hours, including briefing, demo laps and 8 laps of driving in total (6 miles). Please arrive promptly to sign in. Driving commences approximately 45 minutes after the booked start time.
- 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.
- Dress Code
Dress comfortably (and warmly in winter) with trousers, long sleeves and narrow, flat-soled shoes to negotiate pedals that are close together.
- Other Info
There is an optional collision damage waiver which is payable on the day.