Ferrari 458 Spider Thrill

£169
N/A hours long
Icon of circuit
5 laps covered
12 miles covered

Drive the fantastic Ferrari 458 Spider. Plus expert tuition from our ARDS qualified race instructors, who will ensure you're fully up to speed so you can enjoy the Ferrari 458 Spider out on track.

  • Drive the amazing Ferrari 458 Spider
  • Experience the fastest circuit in the UK
  • Expert tuition from ARDS race instructors
Only   £169

Experience Format

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Briefing

Our senior ARDS Race Instructor will give a full briefing detailing the important information you need to know before getting behind the wheel and heading out on track; circuit layout, racing line, turn in, apex, exit, braking, throttle control, driving Position, steering, pedal control, gear change, understanding paddle shift, overtaking and flag signals. As part of the briefing we have a unique CGI sequence which shows how a vehicle reacts to the inputs made by the driver including; chassis dynamics, weight transfer, oversteer and understeer.

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Instructor Demonstration

2 laps

Our advanced ARDS qualified race instructors will help guests learn the circuit and get the most out of their driving experience and enjoy their time on track

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Guest drives the Ferrari 458 Spider

3 laps

The Ferrari 458 Spider is a V8 engine supercar from Ferrari. They've applied all their technical knowhow from the F1 team and applied it to this car. The is model also comes with all the Speciale options. The result is stunning. Seated in the drivers seat you feel embraced by the car. The steering wheel could be straight from Vettels F1 car

About the Ferrari 458 Spider Thrill

The Ferrari 458 Spider is a deeply impressive supercar, exactly what you'd expect from a modern Ferrari. Sitting in the pit lane, it has ab overall sleek look with aggressive styling details.

Climbing into the driving seat, you know it is going to be a very memorable experience. Barking into life over your left shoulder the 4.5 V8 settles into a bassy idle, the large gearshift paddles are easy and intuitive to operate.

As the speed rises it will feel totally at home on the track. As the driver you'll feel the emotion that is pure Ferrari!

The Cars

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Ferrari 458 Spider

The Ferrari 458 Spider is the latest model from Ferrari and is a technical marvel. The mid-engined V8 produces an astonishing 462bhp and 398 lb/ft of torque. Put simply this means it accelerates very quickly and has a top speed of over 200mph! The 458 also has Ferrari's latest dual clutch system which is simply brilliant.

0-60
3.4 seconds
Top Speed
202 mph
Power
562 bhp
Torque
398 lb/ft
Engine Size
4.5 litre V8
Gearbox
7 speed paddleshift dual clutch
Configuration
Mid engine rear wheel drive
Cars with In-Car Recording

Ferrari 458 Spider Thrill Availability

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Open Voucher Valid for 12 months - £169

Show Dates For

Monday 9 August 2021 - £169
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Gift Pack Options

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E-Voucher - Free

Your gift will be delivered by email straight to your inbox, so it's ideal for last-minute presents. Delivery is free and you’ll receive a personalised experience voucher with an optional gift message.

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Gift Voucher Pack - £2.50

Gift voucher pack includes; our current brochure with details of all our experiences and information about Thruxton, personalised gift voucher with an optional gift message and a list of dates to attend.

Why Buy A Driving Experience From Thruxton

Our Top Reasons For Buying A Driving Experience At Thruxton

  1. No on the day pressure to purchase expensive accident damage waiver at registration. The price you see is the price you pay.
  2. Over 35 years of experience in operating driving experiences.
  3. We'll automatically extend your voucher if you have to cancel due to Covid-19.
  4. Our driving experience days operate in a covid safe environment. Find out more
  5. Thruxton is the fastest race track in the UK and a fully licensed FIA venue - not a disused airfield.
  6. No 70mph speed limits or numerous "cone chicanes" to keep the speed artificially slow.
  7. Models from Ferrari, Mclaren, Aston Martin, Porsche, Audi, Jaguar, Ford, BMW, Alpine and single-seat racing cars.
  8. You drive on the full 2.4-mile circuit as used by the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) and other top-class championships plus we have all the expected venue spectator facilities.
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Need to Know Information

Tiff Needell highlights why a driving experience at Thruxton offers more than other venues.

 

  • We have over 35 years experience operating driving experiences and activities

  • This driving experience can be purchased as an open gift voucher valid for 12 months from the date of purchase

  • We'll automatically extend your voucher if an event has to be cancelled, or you can't make a date booked due to Covid-19

  • This driving experience operates from Thruxton Circuit in Hampshire. An FIA and Motorsport UK licenced venue

  • This driving experience operates in a Covid safe environment

  • We operate on selected weekdays and Saturdays. Please note: there is a £15 premium if you choose to book on a Saturday, payable when a date is booked

  • Drivers must hold a full drivers licence

  • On the day drivers must wear clothes that cover their arms and legs

  • Helmets, race boots and gloves are provided

  • Spectators are welcome - free of charge

 

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