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JCB Racing

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4 hrs
1 person
Valid for 10 months
3 locations
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£129
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Overview

Now this is the height of cool. Forget about Ferraris, on this experience you get to race a giant excavator - a vehicle that very few people get the chance to drive. After a safety briefing, climb up behind the controls of an 8.5 ton JCB digger, capable of around 20 mph (although when you're in the cab it'll feel a lot quicker). There's hands-on training and at least two race heats over a specially-designed course, including some challenges to complete along the way, with the fastest drivers going through to the grand final. After the racing event has finished, feel free to enjoy the rides and drives in the park - everything is included.

In a Nutshell
  • Master an 8.5 ton JCB
  • Race others to the finish with hands-on training
  • At least two heats, then a final
  • It isnt over yet, you can enjoy all the rides in Diggerland after the racing
Key Info
  • Availability Description
    Twice a year, usually one Sunday in May and one Sunday in September. Extra dates will be added to meet demand if necessary.
  • Participant Guidelines
    Minimum age is 17. You must hold a full driving licence (and bring it along on the day), but you don't need any other special licences or experience.
  • Weather
    Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like heavy snow, flooding or high winds, which would make it dangerous. Please call the venue if in any doubt.
  • Duration
    Lasts around four hours including a briefing, introduction to the JCBs, tuition, around 20 minutes driving time, debrief and presentation.
  • Numbers on the Day
    A maximum of 24 people take part.
  • Dress Code
    Bring a change of clothes and shoes/boots that you don't mind getting muddy or dusty. If it's raining, bring wellies and overalls if you have them (trainers are no good in the wet, you'll be slipping all over the place).
  • Other Info
    Please note that if any participant appears to be unfit to take part due to alcohol, drugs or for any other reason, event staff reserve the right to stop them taking part. Dont forget you also enjoy free access to Diggerland Park after the experience.
JCB Racing
£129