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Formula Ford Drive and Ride, Weekend
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Suit up for a drive in a single seater Formula Ford race car for 5 laps, hitting speeds up to 180 mph then take 2 hot laps in a 800 bhp power machine reaching 180 mph in just 9 seconds.

  • 5 laps driving an unmodified Formula Ford race car
  • Instruction from professional Formula Ford racing drivers
  • Enjoy 2 hot laps driven by a pro, reaching speeds well over 180 mph
  • A real F1-style race car driver experience

You've seen Formula One but did you know where most of their drivers begin their journey to racing stardom?   

The chances are they started behind the wheel of a Formula Ford race car.  Capable of an amazing 289 kph and just inches off the ground, you too can follow in their footsteps.  

These open-wheeled cars are capable of achieving lap times similar to that of a 500 bhp V8 Supercar.  And you get to drive 5 laps of the circuit.

Super responsive, you can feel the race car react to every tiny adjustment as you sweep down the straight.   There are no rev-limiters, so you can drive the car to the limits.

But that's not all. There's 2 hot laps in a 800 bhp power machine. Driven by a professional driver, you take a breathtaking launch as you cover hundreds of feet in a just a second, reaching speeds of well over 180 mph in just 9 seconds.

With just a couple of inches to the ground, 180 mph feels extremely fast.

Fri, 29 Sep, 2017
Sat, 30 Sep, 2017
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Fri, 08 Dec, 2017
Sat, 09 Dec, 2017

Dates are provided as a guideline and are subject to daily change.

In the event of poor weather conditions, the experience will still go ahead unless advised by the operator of the experience.  If your date is cancelled, you will be rescheduled for another date.

Allow approximately 2-3 hours for the experience.

Available on selected weekends throughout the year.

When you are driving, you are responsible for any damage done to the vehicle.  You must hold a minimum of a P standard driving license and be able to confidently use a manual gearbox.  Bring your license on the day.

Minimum age 16 years.  Maximum weight 120kg.  Max height 196 cm.  Not suitable for pregnant women and those suffering from certain medical conditions. If in doubt about your medical suitability, check with your doctor first.