• Drive two of Jaguar’s most famous Le Mans cars
• 25 minutes driving in a Jaguar C-Type Series 1 an
£650.00 from Virgin Experience Days
Combine two brilliant Jaguar-centric experiences with a remarkable full day track experience and tour. Your classic tour will provide you with unique insight into Castle Bromwich’s operations during the ’40s, where Jaguar’s advanced aluminium manufacturing capabilities provided a primary location for building Spitfire fighters; cementing Jaguar’s place in the engineering history books. You’ll visit ‘C’ block where the bodies for Jaguar’s flagship XJ are produced before descending for exclusive access to the original plant morgue, built way back in 1939. Your tour will conclude in the Sports Facility, where the fastest production Jaguar to date is produced. All the time led by your expert guide. Then it’ll be time to drive. You’ll be greeted by your hosts who’ll brief you ready to get behind the wheel. Ready to rock, you’ll be handed the keys to one of their XE, XF or XJ models to cruise over to the nearby exclusive proving ground, where you’ll put a series of vehicles through their paces. Over the course of your 1 hour 30 minute session you can expect to drive the likes of XK150s, Mark IIs, V12 XJCs and E-Types for a total of 55 minutes. With lunch and refreshments included, there’s no better way to enjoy the Jaguar legend.
Extra information about this Driving experience
A guided tour of the Jaguar factory, Castle Bromwich Learn the history and processes that shaped Jag
Upon arrival at the Jaguar factory, Castle Bromwich, you’ll be checked in at reception before being offered welcome refreshments and meeting your dedicated guide for the day. They’ll provide you exclusive insights into this historic factory. From its remarkable Second World War heritage, through to the state-of-the-art operation today, you’ll see it all with exclusive entry to the plant morgue and modern assembly lines. Then you’ll meet your instructor and take a drive down to Jaguar’s exclusive proving ground a short distance away. Enjoy a 55 minute driving session in some of Jaguar’s most famous cars.
Participant guidelines: Minimum age: 25 Maximum height: 6ft 3in Maximum weight: 18 stone Drivers mus
West Midlands – Birmingham