Top Gear is back on the screens in all its various permutations and petrolheads are finding their accelerator foot is getting twitchy. Suddenly the reliable family motor seems a little lacklustre and drivers yearn for something a little sportier.
Happily there’s no need for an expensive trip to the showroom.
Today’s Big Deal, courtesy of Supercar Experience Days UK, offers a manageable slice of fantasy with the chance to drive seductive supercars and sleek sports cars. It’s a taste of life in the fast lane that will appeal to anyone who occasionally wishes the Passat was a Porsche.
Built for speed
Today’s Big Deal with Supercar Experience Days UK comes with five options.
Option one is for you to drive three laps round the track at Fife Airport in a sports car of your choice. The car on offer is a Porsche Boxster or Lotus Exige.
Option two is for you to drive three laps in a supercar such as an Audi R8 V10 plus, Ferrari, Porsche 911 Carrera or Lamborghini.
Option three offers three laps in two supercars.
Option four offers three laps in two supercars with the addition of a hot lap as a passenger as an experienced instructor takes the wheel to demonstrate the power of these machines.
Option five offers three laps in three supercars.
Cars are subject to availability and may change at the last minute.
Regular guest cars include Ferrari, Lamborghini Huracan and a Maclaren 570s.
Your drive is preceded by a full safety briefing from the lead track marshall. Your fully qualified instructor will familiarise you with the controls and the characteristics of the vehicle you are about to drive.
Out on the track, your instructor will guide you through the acceleration, cornering and braking zones making sure that you get the most out of your laps.
Supercar Experience Days UK have plenty of fans on Facebook. Recent reviews include the following:
‘A-MAZ-ING! Superb experience. Attended today to let my partner experience driving a Lamborghini. All members of the team were super attentive and the experience was second to none. My daughter and I ended up being passengers in the Audi R8 and loved every second! Everyone should give you guys a shot. We will be back!’
‘What a great experience – professional from start to finish, cannot recommend highly enough. We will most certainly be back for another great experience. Thanks everyone.’
Live the dream
Perfect for petrolheads or for anyone with an urge to experience the drive of a lifetime, this Big Deal with Supercar Experience Days UK is an opportunity to experience the thrill of speed before returning to the daily grind of roadworks on the M8.
It would make the ideal gift for a loved one who has been known to cast covetous glances at a passing Porsche.