Ferrari and Aston Martin Driving at Prestwold

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Two world-famous marques go head-to-head with this Ferrari versus Aston Martin driving experience at Prestwold in Leicestershire. This specifically designed racing circuit is perfect to test out the Ferrari 360 or 430 and the Aston Martin DB9 or V8 Vantage – discover what makes these timeless classics so special. With no time to pause for breath negotiating the high-speed straights and sweeping bends of the Prestwold circuit. Expect to have the time of your life, taking the wheel of Ferrari and Aston Martin mean machines for four laps each of this 1.8 mile track. Take home a unique driver certificate to show friends.


Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the year, at least two dates per month.


Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions like ice, heavy rain or high winds, when driving at speed might become dangerous. The venue makes contact if the experience is cancelled for any reason.

How long does the experience last?

Lasts approximately two hours. This includes briefing, safety guidance, driving time and debrief. Please arrive 45 minutes in advance of the booked time to ensure a prompt start.

How many other people?

Up to 30 people take part. Briefings are shared with a group. All driving is held on a one-to-one basis. There tend to be large numbers taking part at weekends.

Can I take people to watch?

Spectators are welcome. A camera will come in handy. The venue offers good facilities for spectators and drivers, including a US-style diner. Pets are not allowed at racing circuits.

What do I wear?

Wear trousers, a long-sleeved shirt and narrow, flat-soled shoes, as the pedals in these cars can be close together. Wear natural fibres like cotton, rather than synthetics like nylon.

Are there any restrictions?

Minimum height is 5’2”, maximum is 6’6”. Maximum weight is 20 stone. A full British or international manual driving licence must be produced on the day to guarantee participation.

Anything Else?

All instructors are Association of Racing Drivers Schools (ARDS) qualified. The model of Ferrari and Aston Martin driven is confirmed on the day. When booking expect to be offered the choice of buying a collision damage waiver at £20 to £40 additional charge. Please note there is no obligation to purchase this optional waiver.

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