6th Gear Experience run events at 5 locations across the UK. We have Elvington Airfield in North Yorkshire, Blyton Park in Lincolnshire, Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground in Leicester, Dunsfold Park in Surrey and Castle Combe in Wiltshire. As we are travel across the country, we offer experiences for everybody.
Elvington Airfield in Yorkshire showcases one of the largest run off areas of any of the 6 tracks that we run at and also has one of the longest runways in the UK which has been adapted by many F1 teams for testing. The venue also found itself in the headlines after an incident with a Top Gear presenter back in 2006. Located approximately 20 minutes away from York’s City Centre, Elvington is a first choice for people based in the north of England and Scotland. Elvington is also an ideal location for those in Leeds, Bradford and similar cities in the Northern area of the country.
Blyton Park in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire is a recently refurbished Airfield that has attracted Supercar manufacturers including Pagani and McLaren to use the site for testing. The new circuit has few solid barriers, high grip surface and excellent run-off area making the track ideal for any level of driver. Blyton Park is around 5 miles North of Gainsborough and is approximately 35 minutes away from Lincoln centre. This circuit is also ideal for drivers situated in Doncaster, Scunthorpe, Nottingham and Sheffield.
Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground is a privately owned test track in Leicestershire and is one of the largest facilities in the UK. It is well suited for Supercar driving and also the Truck experiences. Bruntingthorpe is known to have one of the best selections of corners and straights so, much like Blyton, are suitable to any driver. This venue is the perfect choice for anybody based in the Midlands, with a 26 minute drive to the centre of Leicester, it could make a perfect night, or even weekend away!
Dunsfold Park in Cranleigh, Surrey is most commonly known for being the site of Top Gear filming and testing. This is a large circuit and has plenty of space for any level of driver including both junior and truck drives. Not only will you be given the opportunity to drive on a variation of the track used for Top Gear, but also you will drive past the famous Boeing 747-200 used in the film Casino Royale. This is the perfect choice for anyone based in the south of the country.
Castle Combe Circuit located in Chippenham opened just 18 months after Silverstone, making it one of the longest established circuits in the UK. The track boasts modern facilities for competitors and spectators, resurfaced and reshaped circuit. Extremely popular for anyone, Castle Combe mainly attracts people from Somerset, Cornwall, Wales, Bristol and Devon.