If a regular rally driving experience day
isn't quite extreme enough for you, how about a rally driving
? Silverstone rally school offers a superb
7 hour evening rally course, so you can try rally driving in the
dark! You will drive a legendary Ford Escort Mk 2 rally car that
has been modified with auxiliary lighting that illuminates the
challenging rally stage in front of you.
Throughout the rally driving course, you will learn and practice
all the fundamental skills of rally driving - but with the added
excitement of declining light! As the sun goes down and the night
draws in, your rally driving lesson will get all the more intense,
as you try out your new moves around a dark track!
The night rally experience begins in the
afternoon, with a briefing and a pretty informal classroom session
on the fundamentals of rally driving. After this you will head out
to the driving area to practice a few rally driving techniques,
including power slides, handbrake turns, hard cornering, braking,
and car positioning.
After you have spent a little time working on your skills, you can
put them to the test on the rally stage, while it is still light.
Once you have mastered driving around the rally stage, it's time
for a well-earned pit stop. Dinner is usually eaten on-site at
Silverstone rally school, and while you are eating, your rally car
will be prepared for night driving with auxiliary lighting being
attached. After you have refueled you will hit the track again,
this time in twilight. Your rally driving instructor will be beside
you throughout your driving time to offer tips, support and
guidance while you gain confidence - and speed - before it gets
The special night time "arrowed" route that you will be driving on
features fast and slow bends, straights and myriad different
surfaces, sure to really put your fresh new skills to the test. And
when your own drive time is complete, you will be taken for a
seriously speedy passenger ride around the full stage in the