Under 17 Motorsport Academy Drive & Licence
£39.00 inc VAT
Jump in the Driver’s seat for our Under 17‘s Motorsport Academy Drive & Licence Experience for children and teenagers aged 11-16.
Take the wheel alongside our approved instructors, allowing you to drive in a stress free environment within the openness of our circuit! The result? A far more engaging and fun approach to your first driving experience, keeping you ahead of the game and accelerating your driving ability much earlier than you would on the busy public roads. Youngsters will be driving a dual controlled Mazda MX-5 as they practice essential car control building up their confidence, meaning the instructor can intervene if necessary, giving some comfort to parents watching from the pit lane! Drivers can further their understanding about potential hazards on the road and how to respond to them in a practical scenario off the roads. Safety is paramount but the emphasis is on having a fun drive with the opportunity to gain our Motorsport Academy Licence!
After a quick practice, one of our instructors will ask you to perform a series of activities, checking your skills and abilities. If you pass, you’ll be awarded your own Motorsport Academy Licence, which opens up the world of Drift Limits to you, unlocking the next level of driving. This enables you to then progress into our supercars such as Lamborghini’s or Ferrari race cars, joining the adult sessions flat out around our track, before you even pass your driving test!
1/2 hour experience including briefings and Motorsport Academy Licence / Skill Book completion.
Please ensure to select the correct booking option from the drop down menu below (if shown) before selecting your date. The arrow to the top right corner can be used to navigate to future months.
Min height: 4’8″
Max height: 6’2″
Physically fit with no serious health conditions
Glasses must be worn if needed
Flat-soled shoes must be worn
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This experience is run on Saturday afternoons and occasional Sundays.
Please note this experience has limited availability which is subject to rapid change.
This experience is designed as a 30 minute test format experience with driving refresher. The slot can also be used as a 30 minute driving session for refresher only or a taster of driving.
If booking this as a driving experience for those without any prior driving experience, please note that the participant WILL NOT DRIVE CONTINUALLY for 30 minutes.
The session lasts 30 minutes from start to finish and includes briefing, demonstrations, static teaching of fundamentals and coaching to learn how to start driving a manual car, with some time driving around circuit and manoeuvres as well as completion of the Drift Limits Under 17s Skill Book within the time slot booked.