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Formula Driving Experience

International experience : France

Formula 3 Car for 8 laps + Formula 1 car for 2 laps with Manual Gearboxes

Get the incredible feeling of driving a Formula 1 car on a racetrack at the Circuit du Luc en Provence, France.
This amazing half day experience allows you to get behind the wheel of a Formula 3 car for a series of 8 laps and a Formula 1 car for 2 laps. These cars will both have manual gearboxes. You will be fully briefed on single seater driving techniques and safety.

At the end of the experience there is an awards ceremony with champagne and a presentation of driving certificates.
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The Experience

An amazing half day Formula driving experience at the Circuit du Luc en Provence, France. This 2.2km circuit features sweeping bends, 2 long straights and tight corners. A perfect venue to drive Formula 3 and Formula 1 cars. 

Your experience will begin with a welcome reception at the venue where you can enjoy pastries, coffee, and soft drinks. You will then be provided with all of your safety equipment (crash helmet, balaclava, racing overalls, racing boots and gloves). Once you are kitted out you will be taken to the teaching room where you will be provided with tecniques for driving a single seater and given safety recommendations. Then you are off to the pit lane where you will ride around the tracks as a passenger for familiarisation laps. 

Now it's your turn to get behind the wheel of the Formula 3 car - 180 HP for a series of 8 laps. After this you will receive some personalised advice and an F1 briefing, before getting behind the wheel of the Formula 1 car - 650 HP for 2 laps. Both of the cars you will drive will have manual gearboxes.

At the end of the experience there is an awards ceremony with champagne and presentation of driving certificates, followed by a guided tour of the premises.

This driving course is perfect for novices, who want to experience the incredible feeling of driving a Formula 3 and Formula 1 cars on a racetrack.

Vital Information

The trainee should be at least 18 years of age, and have a valid driving licence. To fit in the single-seater comfortably we recommend the driver does not exceed 1.9m in height and 100kg in weight. The trainee solemnly declares that he is in good health and is not under the influence of any medical treatment that impairs driving. Anyone who is suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or other illicit substances will not be able to partake in the experience.The participant undertakes to observe scrupulously the safety and driving instructions stated during briefings and throughout the course by the course Supervisor and the supervising staff. The trainee undertakes to accept that in case of runway excursion with material damages (i.e. crash), driving an F3 in the morning or an F1 in the afternoon, the course Supervisor will end the trainee’s participation without the latter being able to claim any refund. The article 9, refer to the deposit conditions, will also be fully implemented in this case. 

The Weather

In the event of bad weather conditions; snow, heavy rain, ice, the experience may be cancelled. In this instance the experience will be resheduled.

Session Length

This is a hlaf day experience: Mornings 7.45am to 12.30pm or Afternoons 12.45pm to 5.30pm.

Numbers

You will share this experience with other participants. This voucher is valid for 1 person.

Spectators

Up to 4 people can accompany you to the venue but this is charged at 19€ per person. They will be able to attend the tour of the venue, will gain access to the track and can enjoy the welcome breakfast and champagne with you.The presence of children under 10 is strongly discouraged on the circuits. All children should be accompanied by an adult.

What To Wear

We advise you to dress comfortably. All safety equipment will be provided.

Availability

This driving course runs on selected dates. There are around 40 - 50 dates from March to November, mostly from Monday to Friday. Please contact us for more information.

Location

Circuit du Luc en Provence, France

Code : FR10015375

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The trainee should be at least 18 years of age, and have a valid driving licence. To fit in the single-seater comfortably we recommend the driver does not exceed 1.9m in height and 100kg in weight. The trainee solemnly declares that he is in good health and is not under the influence of any medical treatment that impairs driving. Anyone who is suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or other illicit substances will not be able to partake in the experience.The participant undertakes to observe scrupulously the safety and driving instructions stated during briefings and throughout the course by the course Supervisor and the supervising staff. The trainee undertakes to accept that in case of runway excursion with material damages (i.e. crash), driving an F3 in the morning or an F1 in the afternoon, the course Supervisor will end the trainee’s participation without the latter being able to claim any refund. The article 9, refer to the deposit conditions, will also be fully implemented in this case.
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Northern Belle Christmas Lunch Hi Marc
Just to say it has been a wonderful day. Nothing to fault from the first contact with you right up to getting off tonight. All the staff were an absolute credit to the company. We will certainly be back in 2018.
Thank you :) Gillian

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