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Driving Experiences from Try My Sport at Thruxton and Prestwold Hall (Leicestershire)

3 Car Passenger Ride
Mazda RX-8 One-to-One Course
Lotus Exige One-to-One Course
Ferrari 355 experience

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Experience
Porsche 997 Turbo Experience
Ferrari F430 Experience
Lamborghini LP640 Experience

Aston Martin V Porsche
Italian Supercar Experience
Ultimate Supercar Experience
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3 Car Passenger Ride

"Ever wondered what it would be like to experience a cars full potential at the hands of a professional racing driver - now you can on the fastest circuit in the UK. Hold tight as the high revving Mazda RX-8 screams round the circuit on the limit of adhesion. Next up is the New Mercedes SLK 350, more capable than it looks the front engine rear wheel drive sports car is sure to impress. Then full speed in the Ferrari 355, all 380bhp unleashed round the 2.4-mile circuit."

3 Car Passenger Ride

Price £80

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Mazda RX-8 One-to-One Course

Mazda RX-8 One-to-One Course

"Mazda's RX-8 caused a storm of interest when it was launched in 2004 and rightly so. Universally acclaimed by the motoring press, its a stunning car with real character. In the same year Mazda launched a Motorsport initiative using the RX-8 for a women's only race series, all drivers behind the wheel of identical race prepared Mazda RX-8's. The championship was broadcast on ITV and was won by Natasha Firman, the sister to then F1 driver Ralph Firman. Now you can drive these race prepared Mazda RX-8 on the fastest circuit in the UK.Visually very similar to the road going version of the Mazda RX-8 but from the moment the door is opened the car becomes a completely different animal. Stripped out with a full roll cage, race seats and a 4-point harness just taking to the drivers seats get the adrenalin going. Out on the circuit the rotary engine powers the car round the sweeping corners of Thruxton."

Price £200

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Lotus Exige One-to-One Course

"After experiencing the F430 its time for something completely different. The Formula Renault racing car - slick tyres, proper down force and super sharp responses, we guarantee the drive home will be boring!"

Lotus Exige One-to-One Course

Price £220

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Ferrari 355 experience

Ferrari 355 experience

"The Ferrari 355 is a very low car, you even have to bend down to reach the door handle, so seated in the supportive leather driver's seat, it feels as if you are almost sitting on the floor. Although off set towards the centre of the car, the beautifully crafted aluminium pedals feel just right and the polished gear stick falls naturally to hand. Time to experience the magic as you ease out onto the wide open sweeps of Thruxton circuit where you can safely access the legendary power plant. The engine note progresses from a bark through to a cultured metallic howl as you accelerate up the gearbox. In the cockpit the now familiar click clack sound of the gear stick shaft moving through the exposed metal gate."

Price £245

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Aston Martin V8 Vantage Experience

"The Aston Martin V8 Vantage looks like an English Supercar. The bodywork is like the best bespoke tailoring. It fits beautifully and has a graceful muscular look. There are no extravagant spoilers or scoops to spoil the flowing lines. It achieves the difficult balance of beauty and purpose. A surprisingly compact car, the wheelbase and track dimensions give a hunkered down four square stance. It looks the business and more importantly, it delivers it. Slide down into the supportive leather seat and thumb the glowing red translucent starter botton. The 4.3-litre V8 instantly explodes into life. Falling naturally to hand is the stubby gear stick. The Graziano box has a definite mechanical feel - changing gear is much more a shoulder rather than wrist action. At 4500rpm, the valves in the exhaust open and the music reaches volume eleven - pure magic! Preparing you for this drive is the more delicate feeling Porsche Cayman. Four laps in this stunning German coupe will ensure you are fully comfortable and confident with the lines and technique."

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Experience

Price £275

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Porsche 997 Turbo Experience

Porsche 997 Turbo Experience

"Torque - the ability of an engine to accelerate a car. It's the force that you most readily experience when you drive and the 911 Turbo and it has lots of it. 501lb/ft to be exact, all the way from 2700rpm to 4600rpm. Add to that 472bhp and you suddenly have a very quick car with easily accessible performance. The acceleration is the most impressive feature about the car, any gear with more than 2000rpm and the car will squat down at the rear and go. That is - pushed back into the seat unrelenting go. Full throttle jet fighter take off go. The engine position and four wheel drive gives phenomenal grip and traction and the steering will literally talk to you. You can feel the rear weight bias and initially it feels unusual, but then it will all click and you will realise why the 911 Turbo has a such a strong following. Before the 997 Turbo you'll drive the new Porsche Cayman - just to get you in the Porsche mood!"

Price £295

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Ferrari F430 Experience

"A more aggressive stance than the old F360, it's a meaner purposeful look. The tail lights ape the look of the Ferrari Enzo. You know this is going to be a memorable experience. The Ferrari 430, Ferrari's very latest mid engined supercar, a development of the previous F360. It's a huge step forward in how the car performs. The 430 refers to the engine size - 4.3 litres - 700cc bigger than the F360, 483 bhp and 343 Ib/ft of torque - both significant gains over the previous model. The F360 was very fast - this is sensational!Before the F430 comes some track time in the brand new Porsche Cayman - the car feels completely at home on the track and inspires confidence in the driver.After experiencing the F430 its time for something completely different. The Formula Renault racing car - slick tyres, proper down force and super sharp responses, we guarantee the drive home will be boring!"

Ferrari F430 Experience

Price £330

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Lamborghini LP640 Experience

Lamborghini LP640 Experience

"Experience the best driving machine from Lamborghini on the most exciting race track in the UK.This stunning supercar oozes power and menace. It feels like you are climbing into the cockpit of a rocket. You sink down into the supportive and reclined seat. Reaching up, you pull down on the door, the delicate gas strut emits a quiet hiss, then the lock engages and you are ensconced in the control centre. Ahead, a small tactile wheel with two beautifully crafted paddles at three and nine o clock. A turn of the ignition key and from behind you comes a smooth well oiled whir as the 12 cylinders catch and the engine settles to a 640 bhp and 214mph potential. Click the right paddle towards you, a large 1 appears on the dashboard display. Smoothly open the throttle and the car glides forward, accelerate more and the gears smoothly and instantly change with each click of the paddle. Around the back of the track you press harder still, the rear sits down a little as the huge tyres dig into the tarmac and the mighty V12 propels the car forward with unrelenting nuclear thrust."

Price £350

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Aston Martin V Porsche

"The old rivalry - England v Germany. This ones a bit one-sided though. England probably have nine men on the field. A standard 997 Carrera S would be a more reasonable match, but when you bolt on two turbos the Porsche's power advantage is 120bhp. However there are lots of other dynamic and aesthetic qualities to compare. Are we overly familiar with the 911 shape now? The basic architecture has been the same for over forty years now. Admittedly the Turbo adds some drama with the rear spoiler, the pumped up and vented rear arches and the unique hammer head shark inspired LED light treatment at the front. This compares with the very stylish, classy and understated muscular looks of the Aston. In the Turbo you can definitely feel all the weight at the rear. The engine hangs out behind the rear wheels - completely the wrong place, but Porsche gets the chassis to work incredibly well now. The Aston, with its V8 mounted behind the centre line of the front wheels and rear gearbox, has all the mass down low and with in the wheelbase giving a more balanced feel in comparison. Which one works for you?"

Aston Martin V Porsche

Price £365

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Italian Supercar Experience

Italian Supercar Experience

"The Lamborghini LP640 Murcielago and Ferrari F430 two of the best cars EVER made. Nowhere else can you compare the latest models from these two infamous Italian car marques on the fastest race circuit in the UK.Ferrucio Lamborghini actually started manufacturing sports cars specifically to rival those of his competitor Enzo Ferrari. Ever since, their models have been directly compared to each other - now you can judge for yourself as you drive these amazing cars back to back around the fastest race track in the country.Which car inspires the most confidence? Is the Ferrari's steering more direct than the Lamborghini's? Which car would you want to drive away in? All these and many more questions will be answered. Prior to driving the supercars you will learn the circuit and perfect your technique in our new fleet of Porsche Cayman's."

Price £390

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Ultimate Supercar Experience

"This has to be the best driving experience in the UK (probably the world).The cars you will drive on this ultimate driving experience add up to a cool £500,000.00. Three of the worlds most usable and desirable Supercars, all with a different approach to reach the same goal.The lastest model from Ferrari, the F430 with a highly tuned normally aspirated 4.3 litre V8. The nimble Porsche 997 Turbo with huge grip and fantastic but easily accessible turbocharged performance, plus every day practicality. Finally, the heavy hitter that is the Lamborghini LP640 Murcielago, with the looks, big big power, that is so effectively transmitted to the road via the 4 wheel drive system and a monstrous 6.4 litre V12 engine. All three are stunningly effective, very fast and great fun to drive. But, they are also very different in the way they drive as well, making your experience even more interesting. Reading the glossy motoring press will never be the same again - you will know exactly what the journalists are talking about - and you can agree, or disagree with their views!"


Ultimate Supercar Experience

Price £470

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