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Experts in Skid Control, Karting and 4x4 Off Road driving activites for the public, team building, corporate events and driver training. Outdoor Karting for kids aged 10 -15 Outdoor Karting for aged 15+ Castle Combe Junior Karting Championship...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Castle Combe Circuit, Chippenham SN14 7BW, England
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+44 1249 783010
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All reviews skid pan rear wheel drive great fun castle combe great afternoon learning experience three hours safe environment land rover brilliant experience a lot of fun learn how my dad slippery conditions excellent teaching off road driving thanks guys
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My 18 year old daughter was bought this as a present by grandparents. She passed her test 10 months ago and they wanted her to go into the winter with this experience- and it could not have been better. Rich and Dave are/were traffic police...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The first thing to say is that this is a proper skid pan, not one of those cradles which never truly replicate how the car acts in a skid. With a proper skid pan the car is really skidding so you really are learning a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a work based training course and it was interesting and very fun The two instructors made it interesting and fun to learn how to control a car in a skid situation

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Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are glad you had fun on our skid pan experience, we will pass on your kind words to our instructors. Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Really friendly atmosphere with valuable lessons learnt with the instructors keeping it relaxed and fun.

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Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable and informative. This was brilliant! Andy explained the principles of gears and off road driving and we put them into practice. I now know how to get up and down steep muddy hills. I know what to do it it goes wrong and it...More

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Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are glad you enjoyed our 4x4 experience! Thank you so much for the review, we will pass on your kind words to Andy. Glad you enjoyed the free coffee, we will see what we can do about the biscuits.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately I've forgotten the names of our instructors but it wasnt Tim and Tim .... anyhoo I got an off road course for my birthday but decided to swap and upgrade it to the half day skid pan session, what an excellent morning!, the instructors...More

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Thank martin b
Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Martin, we are glad you enjoyed the skid pan experience! Thank you so much for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent day with fun combined with really useful training and knowledge of skidding.The instructors were great and very informative.Highly recommended

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Thank Timhodsman
Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Tim, thank you for reviewing our skid pan experience. We will pass on your kind words to our instructors.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended the skid-pan at Castle Combe as part of an organised visit by an advanced driving group, and had a fantastic time. The instructors were knowledgeable and put across plenty of information in an engaging manner. The session included skid control in front- and...More

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Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for reviewing our skid pan experience. We are glad you had a fantastic time and learnt some new skills. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought as a gift as I worried about driving in the snow. An awesome experience to build confidence in a skid, fantastic instructor (Craig - thank you). Will definitely return with my boys when they can drive. A must for all drivers.

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Thank janb0yce
Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the review! We are always glad when we can help people feel more comfortable on those slippery roads. We will pass on your kind words to Craig, and we hope to see you and your boys back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic morning. The instructors were funny and very knowledgeable. We learned skills that could save our lives in the future as well as having an amazing time. I recommended this activity to all of my family.

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Drivetech, Public Relations Manager at Drive-Tech Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the Skid Pan review. We are glad you had an amazing time and found it useful!

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