An entirely new concept of sports car, the BMW is a supercar out of this world with a carbon and aerodynamic design, the first sports car that’s accelerating its generation.
Experience the power of a truly unique supercar in your hands as you close the remarkable dihedral doors and enter a world unlike any other. The BMW i8 boasts a turbocharged engine featuring 2 electric motors creating 357bhp in an impressive 0-60 time of just 3.6 seconds and a top speed of 250km/h.
Once you have arrived at the venue you will receive a welcome, introduction and safety briefing, before having 2 demonstration laps with an instructor driving a performance training car, depending on the venue. After this it will be time to take the wheel of the BMW i8 for approximately 6 miles of driving.
On completing your experience you will be presented with a presentation certificate as a memento of your day.
When can you go?
This experience is available on selected midweek and weekend dates, depending on location, typically April to October.
How long does this activity last?
You will spend approximately 1½ hours at the venue.
You need to know
The minimuim age for this experience is 17 years old.
The maximum height is 1.93m (6ft 4in) and the minimum height is 1.52m (5ft). Max weight 120kg (19 stone). You will be asked to sign a disclaimer on the day, as you will not be covered for damage caused as a result of reckless and/or negligent driving.
A Full and valid UK or European manual driving licence. Non UK or EU driving licences are valid but need to be declared before the experience date.
This is for a voucher entitling the holder to any of the activities supplied by Activity Superstore up to the value stated.
You and how many others?
This experience is for one person. The cars are shared between the drivers on the day.
Family and friends
You're welcome to bring family and friends along to watch you take to the track.
We can’t control the weather!
This activity is dependent on appropriate weather conditions.
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