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Best possible experience

Returned to a full day at Palmer Sports activities and was again impressed in what must be the best... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Ian B
Cirencester, United Kingdom
"The world's greatest driving event"

Palmer claim to be "the world's greatest driving event". This is a big claim. I wouldn't suggest... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Returned to a full day at Palmer Sports activities and was again impressed in what must be the best possible corporate entertainment or group activity in the UK. We were in a group of 12 and everyone had an outstanding experience of a life time....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian B
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Palmer claim to be "the world's greatest driving event". This is a big claim. I wouldn't suggest for a second that I've experienced every event that may compete with them, but in my experience this claim is fully justified. 2018 was the third year we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited for the first time. Enjoyed every part of it. All the staff were great and the logistics were smooth. Cars were fun to drive and all different. The instructors pushed us as they needed to. If I had a request to improve one thing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place. Well organised, super staff, great cars and an exciting experience. If you fancy the chance of getting behind the wheel of some great cars, this is the place.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Went with a friend as a spectator. Cannot praise it enough. Such a professional set up which worked like clockwork, a very slick operation. Cannot fault it in anyway, except maybe a few sunshades, the day was very hot..and they could provide some advertising? Thank...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Roamer53
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This is a really excellent day out. The cars are incredible and the instructors really push you to get as much out of the them as you can. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A truly fantastic experience for everyone . Professional and very well organised . Top class tuition and equipment. You will not better this motorsport experience. All top vehicles from the Formula 3000 out on you own or the BMW M3’s - Caterhams to the Ariel...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LindoeRichard
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had an amazing day at PalmerSport yesterday. I cannot praise the staff here enough - everything went like total clockwork, moving from one event to another and no kicking your heels waiting for something to happen. The instructors, hosts and catering staff were very attentive,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RIKHG1
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been to this venue many times and have been lucky enough to have visited over a number of years. I like to drive cars fast on tracks and try to do this whenever I can. Of all the fast driving on tracks I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank StephenmcauleyM
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

If you can, do it. Do whatever it takes to get on this track day - it's epic. The cars, tracks and instructors are amazing. Guests are alway blown away.

Date of experience: July 2017
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