Aston Martin, the UK's most famous brand of supercar, have been making the best looking cars for years and the V8 Vantage or DB9 are perhaps the best yet with gorgeous styling, luxurious interior and one of the best engine sounds you will hear! They combine three important elements: power, beauty and soul. These cars have fantastic paddle gear shift and an exhaust note to match!
Your day will begin with a welcome, introduction and safety briefing on circuit driving techniques. Depending on the venue, you may receive familiarisation laps with your instructor before taking to the wheel yourself.
Depending on venue you will drive either a V8 Vantage or a DB9.
At most locations you will then be awarded an individual driving certificate as a memento of your experience. Passenger rides can be purchased on the day.
The person driving the car will be required to sign a disclaimer accepting liability in the event of damage to the vehicle. The driver will be given an option to purchase damage waiver cover when booking to minimise their financial exposure should there be an accident. Drivers are under no obligation to purchase this optional waiver. Full details are available at the time of booking.
Please note, for all bookings at Lydden Hill and Mallory Park you will be charged a £10 supplement fee. There is a £25 supplement charge payable for bookings at the Blyton Park venue.
Maximum height 1.93m (6ft 4in) and minimum height 1.57m (5ft 2in). Max weight 102kg (16 stone). You will be asked to sign a disclaimer on the day, as you will not be covered for damage caused as a result of reckless and/or negligent driving.
A Full UK or European manual driving licence which must have been held for at least one year with no serious offences. You will need to speak fluent English in order to understand the instructor.
All drivers must be at least 18 years old.
This experience is available on selected weekdays, throughout the year.