Jaguar F Type versus Porsche Driving at Thruxton
For a racing fanatic with a need for speed, this Jaguar versus Porsche supercar driving experience is sure to satisfy. This high-octane session offers the chance to slide behind the wheel of the sleek Jaguar F-Type coupe, and the agile Porsche Cayman, and take them for a spin on Thruxton's famous 2.4 mile race circuit. Begin with a classroom briefing and two familiarisation laps in an Octavia before getting behind the wheel ready for action. Drive three rip-roaring laps in the Porsche Cayman, followed by a further three in the sublime V6 Jaguar F Type to experience very different but equally mind-blowing capabilities. This supercar driving experience is fast, furious and completely thrilling - just remember to give the keys back at the end!
- Drive two iconic supercars at the Thruxton Circuit
- Receive tuition and familiarisation laps
- Drive three high-octane laps in the Porsche Cayman
- Enjoy another three laps in the stunning Jaguar F Type
- Over 14 miles of hands on driving in total!
- Availability Description
At least two Tuesdays, Thursdays or Fridays per month from February to November. Dates fill very quickly, so please allow at least six weeks advance booking notice.
- Participant Guidelines
Minimum age is 17. Maximum height is 6'3''. Maximum weight is 18 stone. A disclaimer MUST be signed confirming you hold a full British or international driving licence and are fit enough to participate.
Driving may be cancelled or curtailed in extreme weather conditions (e.g. ice or heavy rain) which would make driving at speed dangerous. Any unused laps are credited for another visit. Please call the venue if in any doubt.
Expect to be at the circuit for approximately two and a half hours, including a briefing, demo laps, over 14 miles of driving time and debrief. Please arrive a few minutes in advance of the booked start time to ensure a prompt start.
- Numbers on the Day
Briefings are shared, however, all in-car tuition is held on a one-to-one basis with a qualified instructor.
- Dress Code
Dress comfortably (preferably avoiding synthetic clothing) and wear narrow, flat-soled shoes. A helmet and any special clothing are provided.
- Other Info
Thruxton is the fastest circuit in the UK, a popular course in the British Touring Car championships and fully licenced FIA venue. All instructors are ARDS qualified. Drive the full 2.4 mile circuit on the day.