12 Best Driving Experience and Track Days 2021

Calling all thrill seekers! Want to have a go behind the wheel of an elite supercar or drive around some of the coolest tracks in the UK?

Book an experience to remember and you could drive a Ferrari around Goodwood, practise stunt driving at Silverstone or navigate the Kent countryside in a 4x4 off-road challenge.

For those looking to hone their skills, or just want a day of fun, we’ve rounded up the best driving experiences and track days in the UK for 2021.

Here’s a quick summary table:

Driving Experience

Cost

Five Supercar Blast with High Speed Ride

From £159

Quadruple Platinum Supercar Thrill with Hot Ride at Goodwood

From £335

Lamborghini vs Ferrari Driving Thrill

£99

Quadruple Aston Martin Driving Adventure

£479

Rally Silver Experience

£169

Half Day Drifting Experience

£59

Stunt Driving at Silverstone

From £249

Formula 1 Track Days

£99

Fast and Furious Driving Experience

£69

Off-road Driving Day

From £225

Caterham Track Days

£450

F1 Grand Prix Simulator

£45

Note: All prices correct as of 4th January 2021.

Best Super Car Driving Experience Days

Five Supercar Blast with High Speed Ride

Choose five supercars at a choice of circuits around the UK. Pick from a Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin, Porsche 911 amongst others.

Start with a safety briefing and then hop into the driving seat for three miles in each car. Finish with a mind-blowing passenger ride around the track in a hot hatch with a professional instructor.

Where: 67 locations around the UK to choose from
Cost: Was £295, now starting at £159 (with a £20 surcharge for weekend bookings)

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Find more Porsche driving experiences at Silverstone race track.

Quadruple Platinum Supercar Thrill with Hot Ride at Goodwood

For the ultimate supercar driving experience, why not take a selection of high-end models around one of most iconic racing tracks in the world?

Tour Goodwood’s circuit for five thrilling miles each in a Ferrari 458, McLaren 570S, Lamborghini LP570 and the Audi R8 V10 Plus and compare the four stunning supercars.

Where: Goodwood, Chichester, West Sussex
Cost: Was £459, now starting at £335 (£20 upgrade for weekend bookings)

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Lamborghini vs Ferrari Driving Thrill

Which is better – a Lamborghini or a Ferrari? Find out for yourself with a driving experience day to compare the two supercar beasts. Start out with a Ferrari F430, 355 or 360 and then swap it for a Lamborghini Gallardo and see which you prefer.

Where: 38 venues around the UK to choose from
Cost: Was £149, now £99

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Quadruple Aston Martin Driving Adventure

The only thing better than driving an Aston Martin, is driving four of them! Spend a day with other Aston Martin enthusiasts behind the wheel of a DB7, DBS, Vanquish and V8 Vantage N400 Roadster. After a briefing and driving tips from a professional instructor, you’ll hit the road for 150 miles of specially designed course, including a pub lunch and photo opportunities.

Where: Starts in Brent Cross, London
Cost: £479

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Other Driving Experiences and Track Days

Rally Silver Experience

What better way to get the adrenalin pumping than on a half day course that introduces you to the main Rally driving skills, including power slides and Handbrake turns. After receiving a demonstration from your instructor and completing 3 driving sessions on the practice stage, you’ll finish the course on the special rally stage – where you’ll be in with a chance of winning driving certificates from the instructors!

Where: Silverstone Rally School
Cost: £169

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Half Day Drifting Experience

Get an introduction to drifting in a performance drift-ready car. You’ll start with a briefing and demonstrations of the techniques before you get behind the wheel. Perform moves like donuts and figures of eight, and even have the chance to beat your instructor in a short circuit, before finishing with a 3-lap high-speed passenger ride.

Where: Choice of 3 locations
Cost: Was £199, now £59

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Stunt driving at Silverstone

Learn stunt driving with Paul Swift, the Top Gear stunt driver and seven-time British Motorsport Champion. Push yourself to the limit with stunt manoeuvres like J-turns, high speed parallel parking and 180-degree handbrake turns. Plus tackle the slalom course around Silverstone, the home of British Motor Racing.

Where: Silverstone, Northamptonshire
Cost: from £249

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Formula 1 Track Days

Fancy yourself as the next Lewis Hamilton or Kimi Raikkonen? Then why not try your hand at a Formula Renault track day. Kick off with a briefing from the instructor before getting behind the wheel of the 2 litre Renault. It has 190 brake horsepower and can go from 0 – 100 in under six seconds. Drive twelve thrilling laps around the track to experience the raw power.

Where: Choice of 3 locations
Cost: Was £199, now £99

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Fast and Furious Driving Experience

Drive big screen stars from some of the most famous Fast and Furious scenes with this movie car driving experience. Choose three cars from a star-studded line-up, including the Nissan R34 Skyline, Toyota Supra 2JZ and Chevrolet Camaro SS.

Where: Available across the UK
Cost: Was £149, now £69

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Off-road Driving Day

Unleash the power of a 4x4 with an off-road driving experience. Tackle a challenging course in Kent, navigating steep slopes, water crossings and tough angles. Grab the wheel of a Land Rover and benefit from one-to-one tuition from a seasoned instructor.

Where: UK-wide
Cost: Half day starting from £225

Plus find more​​​ Land Rover drives from their experience centre.

Caterham Track Days

Enjoy a superb driving experience with a Caterham track day. Feel the rush of the Roadsport SV's fast acceleration and rapid handling. Available on a range of tracks including Silverstone, Snetterton, Brands Hatch and Donington Park.

Where: A range of tracks around the UK
Cost: £450

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F1 Grand Prix Simulator

Experience the thrills of Formula 1 with state-of-the-art simulation machines, specially designed to challenge even the boldest drivers. Start with a briefing and qualifying laps before competing against other drivers in race heats. Tackle every twist and turn to try and take the podium and real-life trophy.

Where: Hampshire and Oxford
Cost: £45

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