Drivers are given the chance to test their driving skills through combinations of challenging corners and straights on the circuits, as well as power-slide techniques on the skid pan.
A range of driving experiences are available at Mercedes Benz World, offering something for children and adults. It could be a child's first time behind the wheel or a father's dream to drive a supercar around the track.
Located at Brooklands, Mercedes Benz World is the spiritual home of British motor racing, with special designed tracks, a state-of-the-art 360 degree skid pan and a variety of off-road terrains to test both driver and vehicle.
Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Experience
The Mercedes Benz SLS AMG boasts 'gullwing' doors and impressive performance. At Mercedes Benz World, the SLS AMG is exclusively available to be driven on the track. As the official Formula 1 Safety Car seen all over the world at every Grand Prix, this is a very rare experience that is not available at any other destination in the country. One hour costs £295, Half day costs £1090.
Mercedes Benz AMG Driving Experience
The AMG Driving Experience allows drivers to unleash the power and master the precision handling on the tracks. Drivers are given the chance to test their driving skills through combinations of challenging corners and straights on the circuits, as well as power-slide techniques on the skid pan. Priced at £150 (Christmas Special Offer) for one hour or half a day, £399.
Mercedes Benz Off-Road Experience
The Mercedes Benz Off Road Experience, in a Mercedes Benz 4MATIC vehicle, will see the driver tackle water crossings, dramatic climbs, side slopes and other challenges. Priced at £100 for one hour.
Mercedes Benz Passenger Rides
THe Mercedes Benz Passenger Rides are available either as a 4x4 off-road adventure or an AMG spin around the track and skid pan, for those who wish to sit back and enjoy the thrill of the ride from the passenger seat.
15 minutes costs £30.
Mercedes Benz Kids' Driving and Off-Road Experience
Mercedes Benz World offers the chance for younger members of the family to enjoy the thrill provided by Mercedes Benz, no previous experience necessary. There are two exciting opportunities for kids. With the Kids' Driving Experience they will be provided with basic car control and manoeuvre skills, by a professional driving instructor. For those more interested in adventure, the kids can be taken on 10-acres of twisting terrain and water crossing on a Kids' Off-Road Experience.
Kids' Driving Experience – Mercedes Benz A-Class
Half hour £45 – One hour £80
Kids' Off-Road Experience – Mercedes Benz M-Class
Half hour £50 – One hour £90
Mercedes Benz Winter Driving Course
The Winter Driving Course is tailored for all skill-sets, from the most seasoned driver to those who will be taking to the roads for the first time. The course has been specifically designed to make sure that everyone will be prepared for the dangers and demanding road conditions associated with the winter. The course delivers practical advice and experience of driving on surfaces with very low grip. The skid pan at Mercedes Benz World can provide conditions similar to ice in order to deliver a safe situation for drivers to tackle real-life skids and scenarios. A one hour Winter Driving Course costs £99.
Mercedes Benz Driving Academy
A learning to drive course at the Mercedes Benz Driving Academy provides new drivers with knowledge and skills required to be safer on the roads offering confidence and understanding. Three individual Pre-Road Module half-hour lessons cost £99. The Licence Module offers a new way to learn to drive; students will learn to drive through the latest advanced techniques. Three individual one hour lessons on the road cost £99.Published 6 October 2011