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The Racing School - Brands Hatch - CLOSED

Race Circuit Brands Hatch Road, Fawkham DA3 8NG, England
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Unfortunately it seems that from 8 may 2017 the racing school has gone into administration. The... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Simon J
Great fun, but watch out for the extra costs

I was bought a double supercar experience with passenger ride as a birthday present. Booking is by... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
globetrotter10023
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The Racing School has been operating for 34 years making it Europe's longest established performance driving school. The company is a founder member of The Association of Racing Drivers Schools (ARDS) and currently operates at five venues across the UK, Brands Hatch, Three Sisters Race Circuit, Donington Park, Rockingham Motor Speedway and Oulton Park all of which are RAC, Motor Sport Association licensed race circuits. We currently offer the most diverse range of experiences of any provider and are constantly improving our racing fleet totalling over 80 vehicles and including Supercars such as Lamborghini, Ferrari, Aston Martin and genuine Ex GP Formula 1 cars. There are over 40 experiences to choose from and they're not all track based, there's something for everyone in the family ranging from Rally,4x4 and Skid driving, High Speed Passenger Rides, Junior driving in Supercars and Abarth 500's. All our experiences are delivered by first class qualified instructors and supported with impeccable customer service from our widely experienced event team.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Race Circuit Brands Hatch Road, Fawkham DA3 8NG, England
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"birthday present"
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"great fun"
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"great track"
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"brands hatch"
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"ferrari"
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"fiat"
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"instructor"
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"insurance"
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"minibus"
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"thrill"
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Unfortunately it seems that from 8 may 2017 the racing school has gone into administration. The website is down and the mailbox is full. I received an email from buyagift informing me, but have had no communication from the race school directly.

19  Thank Simon J
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

I was bought a double supercar experience with passenger ride as a birthday present. Booking is by telephone only. I had the need to call for several reasons, and on all occasions my call was never answered, but after leave an answerphone message, I was...More

1  Thank globetrotter10023
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

I was bought a double supercar experience with passenger thrill ride as a birthday present. Booking was simple, and joining instructions were clear. Arrival and registration was efficient, and the briefings were well handled. A separate briefing was held for family / friends so they...More

Thank Titus_Aduxas
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

The Racing School. I became ill, 30 hours before (weekday), left answerphone messages, emailed, texted, and got a call back 6 hours later, very rudely spoken to by a young lady, no customer service skills, not willing to help in any way. I've used various...More

Thank colouryourworld
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We went today for festival Italia it was a fantastic day out getting up close to a lot of cars and watching a lot of really good cars race around the track, lots of food and things to do on a whole.

Thank Natasha T
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This could have been a great experience but for a couple of issues. My `Premium Double Supercar` experience was booked to drive a Lamborghini and a Ferrari 360 Modena. The description said I would be taken around the track for familiarisation in either a Fiat...More

Thank cranphil
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

My wife brought me a driving experience for Christmas and what a great present it burned out to be. We arrived at Brands Hatch and parking was easy, direct by a Marshall on where to go, which was not the best directions if you don't...More

Thank Scott E
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

My husband was given a supercar blast voucher. He booked to drive the Ferrari and McLaren from the list. He had a good but short briefing then went straight to the pits to the cars. Only get 3 laps in each but he clearly enjoyed...More

Thank sesherratt
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

I went to the Brands Hatch Race Circuit with three other members of East Elloe Motor Club, Spalding......in 1980, as a one-off experience of Kart Racing! We each paid for an hour in the classroom, followed by 20 laps of the short circuit, in 125cc...More

Thank roadie17
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

This is a great place to go with young children but even scary for the adults! You dread the time that someone might crash and comes off the track. When it rains there is a bar were you can still see the race. There is...More

Thank TheSelfishGiant
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