DRIVING experience days are a popular gift, and not as expensive as you might think with so many companies offering discounts and promotions.
If you’re looking for a great gift idea, or you want to get behind the wheel yourself, check out these top-rated driving experience days you can buy now.
For £79 you can have Buyagift’s Triple Supercar Driving Blast with free high speed passenger ride.
That gets you a three mile drive in three cars on the day with the choice between Ferrari, Aston Martin, Porsche, Chevrolet and more. Also included is a high speed passenger lap with a qualified instructor to get the adrenaline flowing.
For a little more at £139 you can get the Four Supercar Thrill – the package gives drivers six miles in four chosen cars from Lamborghini, Ferrari, Porsche, Nissan GTR and more. As well as having locations across the country, drivers can also race around Dunsfold airfield, aka: The home of Top Gear.
If go-karting is more your thing, you can look at buying the karting experience for two for £49. That gets you 50 laps at 19 locations across the UK including London, Manchester, Liverpool and Cardiff.
For those wanting to feel like James Bond for the day, Lastminute.com’s highest rated driving experience is the Aston Martin thrill.
For £115, in 14 locations across the country, you get to blast around a track in one of the most iconic motoring vehicles in the world.
ATV fans are catered for on Lastminute.com with the quad-biking experience for two. Costing £115 at three locations in the UK, you get to bomb around an outdoor track complete with obstacles, moguls and plenty of mud.
For £99 you can buy the Silverstone Thrill Choice with the opportunity to blast around Britain’s most iconic race track.
This experience comes with the option of driving a Ferrari F430, Aston Martin V8 or a Formula Silverstone Single Seater.
If you’re buying for a younger audience, for £90 you can snap up a 60 minute offroading experience in a convertible Range Rover Evoque.
Designed for 11-17 year olds, this experience lets the driver traverse a number of off road obstacles and could be a useful learning experience for young drivers.
For something a bit different, and a little more rugged, there’s the chance to buy a tank driving experience for £99. Drivers get the chance to bomb around an off road course in 17 tonnes of armoured vehicle on a former WWII bombing range.
If you’re looking for an off road driving experience, IntoTheBlue offers a huge range of activities around the country. With prices starting from £25, you can be trekking through the mud in land rovers, tanks and other military vehicles.
For drivers looking to develop their skills in slippery conditions, IntoTheBlue also has a number of skid pan training days, with most sessions costing around £100 across the country.
And if you fancy your hand at stunt driving, there’s a number of experience days that let you do just that under the careful eye of an instructor. Prices range from around £50 to £200 depending on location.
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