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http://www.audi.co.uk/audi/uk/en2/experience/driving_experience/uk_driving_experience.html

Hi everyone i came across this link and was wondering if anyone would be interested in it?

If so i could use my contacts at Audi and see if i can arrange a group discount but i would needs figures regarding who would be interested etc and which dates are more suitable first of all thou.

(The content of the webpage is below incase the link does not work)

During our one day, Audi Driving Experience you will get to know the most important theoretical and practical elements of safe, enjoyable driving. This event at Silverstone Circuit gives you valuable knowledge on how to evaluate risks and recognise dangers, plus teaching you how to react in emergency situations whilst on the road.

Our experienced instructors will train you in many facets of car control and safe driving. The techniques will include such things as, cornering, understeer, ABS braking, high speed lane changes/avoidance techniques and car balance. Finally, lapping of the demanding 'Stowe Circuit' will teach you the advantage of consistent balanced driving together with the effectiveness of something as simple as your driving position. All the activities are designed to replicate real world conditions and are conducted at open road speeds.

Attendance is restricted to 30 participants per day. You will be driving the more recent addition to our range, the Audi S5 with its 354bhp, V8 FSI® engine, the Audi RS4 quattro with its 4.2 litre V8 engine, plus our new Audi second-generation TT quattro. Participants team up in pairs to share each of the 15 cars, giving ample time to drive and observe on each discipline.

Audi UK reserves the right to change the cars at anytime without notice.

The day commences at 09:00 hours (arrive at 08:30 hours this will allow time for registration, drinks, breakfast roll & pastries). A short safety briefing is given by the instructors to enable you to understand the driving physics. A 45 minute lunch break is taken and your day will finish at approximately 16:00 hours.

The Audi Driving Experience is sure to open your eyes to both your cars and your own abilities and will help to prepare you for the unexpected.

After your day at Silverstone, you are sure to want to develop your skills further, so participation in the UK Audi Driving Experience opens the door for you to attend other Audi Driving Experiences around the world, from the incredible Nürburgring, Nordschleife circuit with its 170 plus corners to the fabulous ice driving in Finland.

Venue: Silverstone Circuit, Northamptonshire

Duration: One day training

Price: £499 inc VAT

Included: Breakfast roll, lunch and refreshments

Not included: Travel to Silverstone and accommodation (if required)

Information of local accommodation can be supplied to you on request, at the time of your booking

Event Dates:

March: 25, 26 & 28
April: 1, 2, & 4
May: 15, 16, 17, 18 & 19
June: 19, 20 & 21

Dates for the second half of the year will be confirmed in due course.
 

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Hi Blade, what dates would you up for?? just so i can gather as much info before going to Audi UK... :D
 

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Ian lucky you!
 

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no you steal away you sexy s5 you grrrrrrrrrrr :D

knockhill sounds sooooo much better (for me anyhoo).... start another thread pleeeeeasssse Saj??? x
 

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well guys i got a update on this one, if we left it to Q3 of 2008 we would get to take on the R8 :)

whats the thoughts on this....??

Rab is this went ahead fancy car sharing unless more came from scotland?
 

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Discussion Starter · #19 ·
it doesnt matter :( rab
 

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Discussion Starter · #21 ·
sorry just read it again the word "is" should of been "if", sorry i was on my iphone.

:D

OT:- is Rab excited about tomorrow???? :rolleyes:
 
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