FAQ

Where are you located?

We are located in the South Tees Motor Sports Park, between Teesside Karting and the Speedway track. Our address is: South Tees Motor Sports Park, South Bank Road, Middlesbrough, TS6 6XH. When you reach the Motor Sports Park turn, once in the main gate, turn left into the gravel carpark towards the Speedway, and you will see our arena to the left behind a green fence. 

What cars will I be driving?

We use BMW MINIs, which are all maintained to a high standard and are checked over regularly by qualified mechanics. They are fitted with dual controls for your safety.

Are you insured?

Yes, Young Driver Experience, part of Stunt Drive Experience carries a £5 million Public Liability Insurance and a £10 million Employer’s Liability Insurance.

How old do I need to be?

Our minimum age is 14 to meet insurance requirements. Proof of age may be required.

Do I need a parent or guardian with me?

A parent or guardian will be required to stay on site throughout your time with us. They will also need to sign you in.

Are there any height / weight restrictions?

You will need to be a minimum of 1.5m (5’) tall and under 1.95m (6’6’’). 20 stone is our weight limit.

How do I book?

Call us on 07794608755 between Saturday and Thursday 10am – 6pm to make a booking. The following details will be required: booking name, driver’s name, contact phone number, voucher details including codes and expiry dates.

What if I want to rearrange or cancel a booking date?

We have a strict 72 hour cancellation and rearrangement policy in place. If you do not notify us to change a booking at least 72 hours before your session is due, your voucher will be redeemed and will be non-refundable, therefore your booking will not be able to be changed.

What do I need to bring on the day?

You will need to bring your voucher along with you, if not you may be turned away. Proof of age may be required.

When should I arrive?

We require you to be on site 5 minutes prior to the start time. This allows us to get you signed in and vouchers checked, making a prompt start at the booked start time.

What facilities do you have?

We have a heated indoor viewing cabin and a sheltered outdoor viewing area at the centre, so you can view all of the session from these areas. We also have our own toilet block located on site.

Is there parking?

Yes, we have plenty of car parking at our site, which is free for our customers and their guests.

Can I bring guests?

Yes, you can bring spectators, however big groups of guests may cause distractions whilst driving so please bear this mind and bring as few as possible. They are welcome to take pictures and videos.

Can I bring my dog?

No, we do not allow dogs on our site, with the exception of guide dogs.

What should I wear?

Young Driver Experience is an outdoor activity, and with our British weather it is quite possible it could be cold and wet. Therefore we advise you to wear warm clothing and flat, sensible footwear. Please dress appropriately for the day.

What do other people think about the experience?

You can read testimonials from our customers at http://www.youngdriverexperience.co.uk/young-drivers-testimonials.php.

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