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Supercar day

Excellent day at supercar event, instructors were great, thanks to sally-ann and the ladies who... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Flying Beards @ Bruntingthorpe

Just got back from having my late Xmas present off my kids. Three cars round the Bruntingthorpe... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Telford, United Kingdom
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Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground | Bruntingthorpe, Leicester LE17 5QS, England
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent day at supercar event, instructors were great, thanks to sally-ann and the ladies who kept the queues moving would highly recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicjohno21
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Just got back from having my late Xmas present off my kids. Three cars round the Bruntingthorpe track, courtesy of Super Car Drive Days. Three cars + plus fast lap in a Lotus. Highlight of the day was the Audi R8 Spider, with a fantastic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank frankKweston
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Quality day out! Such a good experience driving a Lamborghini! My instructor Stuart M was very helpful and made me feel very comfortable!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

A birthday gift from my partner and we made it a family morning! I got to drive a Porsche 911 and a Nissan GTR! Great choice of cars to drive and plenty of drive packages to book and upgrade on the day! Pete, was superb!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sloshamartin76
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place. Drove Lamborghini circuit and the family went in BMW m3. Brill staff easy to find lovely and spacious.best day out for all the family. So much choice of sports cars to drive and also be a passenger in

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fayeallison1
Reviewed 28 June 2018

If like me your an aviation enthusiast this is a superb place to visit, during on one of the open days in May or August . you can get up close and personal to some great cold war jets, these are operated by hard working...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tigerian2013
Reviewed 18 June 2018

One forgets just how noisy those old jets were. This museum has relatively few open days where the jets are exercised but it is really well worth the effort to do your research and get there. None of the aircraft actually fly (well there are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank SKE686
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Another great day of hearing the beasts roar up the runway. Nice and sunny, until the end, after which we were washed in jet exhaust from the mighty Victor. Not something you can do every day.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Astfgl43
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Excellent day (made better by stunning weather) to see some great jets doing fast taxi runs. Highlight of the day was the fast taxi run of the ZD241-VC10 powered by 4 phenomenal Rolls-Royce Conway engines! Wow the sound and power of this beast is stunning!...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank abigailc280
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Having an interest in aircraft's (particularly military aircrafts), we visited Bruntingthorpe aviation museum. We were extremely disappointed to find a limited number of dilapidated aircraft's amongst what seemed like a salvation yard! Being called a "museum", we were expecting to visit a indoor exhibition with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank charnysaz
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