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6th Gear Experience

Longcross | Longcross Studios, Chobham Lane, Chertsey KT11 0EE, England
+44 845 178 6166
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Junior supercar driving experience not very good

My son who is 13 was really excited to drive an Audi R8 on a race track, I have been on other... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Colin C
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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Extremely disappointed

I was brought a truck/super car experience from hubby for a birthday present. After many attempts... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lesleypenny2018
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Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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We provide Supercar Driving Experiences at 5 UK locations including here at Longcross Surrey.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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Longcross | Longcross Studios, Chobham Lane, Chertsey KT11 0EE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My son who is 13 was really excited to drive an Audi R8 on a race track, I have been on other supercar driving experiences myself and really enjoyed them so thought my son would love it. I could not believe it when we arrived...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was brought a truck/super car experience from hubby for a birthday present. After many attempts at trying to book experience, finally got a date booked, which was then cancelled by 6th Gear, due to "an incident" at Longcross. Eventually got it booked at Bruntingthorpe...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Bruntingthorpe for my 12 years olds driving experience in a Ferrari 430. I purchased a buy a gift from Tesco which stated a 10-15 min thrill ride then a fast lap in a focus. The drive was a 10 mph around cones for less...More

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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Your review is not representative of the experience that the other 100 junior drivers experienced on the same day and the countless other positive reviews. You could have let your daughter drive a corsa or a BMW in a car...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Today I took my 11 & 12 yr old sons for the Ferrari experience with an extra lap in a ford focus RS with a racing driver. We bought theses for them for Christmas. My sons enjoyed their first experience driving a Ferrari but on...More

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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. From my experience any responsible parent would be happy that their 11 & 12 year old's were not driving on the same track as adults doing in excess of 100 MPH. From a health and safety perspective we run our...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Just got back home after my husband enjoyed his 70th birthday treat. He drove 4 super cars and loved it. Really well organised morning, great instructors who just let him get on with the driving experience. Really pleased with the quality of the photos taken,...More

1  Thank JANE R
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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks for your positive review, were glad you had a great time!

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Really looking forward to this day for some time, an early 50tjh birthday present. Arrived at Castle Combe circuit on a lovely warm day and he place was packed which was a good sign. Went through registration first and queued up for the demonstration lap...More

Thank Simon C
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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Simon, thanks for your review. From your comments it would appear you were looking for more of a racing coaching experience than driving a Supercar. I appreciate everyone's perceptions of their expectations will be different but from our hundreds of positive customer reviews on this...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Got this experience for my 40th birthday. Was driving the Jaguar F type R ( fantastic car), the Lamborghini Gillardo ( looks nice at least ) and then the Ariel Atom. ( If you love driving do this last as everything will be less dramatic....More

1  Thank Bruce A
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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks for your positive review Bruce, were glad you had a great time with us!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Booked this experience for my son's 16th birthday via buyagift. He was absolutely thrilled with his present and we booked the Longcross site for late March. Unfortunately the event was cancelled due to circumstances beyond 6th Gear's control, and we received email notification of an...More

Thank Trudy W
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SG54LAM, Owner at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks for your positive response Trudy, were glad you had a great day with us!

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Just had an email cancelling my sons birthday treat with less than 14 days notice ( we’ve fully paid in advance ) , followed by another a short time later ( 45 minutes gave that a lot of thought ) attempting to re schedule some...More

2  Thank Neil T
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SG54LAM, Director of Sales at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Firstly lets get to the facts. 1) We have been using Longcross Test Track for 10 years and never cancelled a date there in our history. 2) Due to a fatality at their circuit (which was nothing to do with us) they informed us just...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Spectators are welcomed they said ... really ... im sitting at home in bed 4 weeks after a mild heart attack ill as can be. Got to the experience to be told it would be a good idea to pay an extra £25 for insurance...More

4  Thank mastersontjm
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SG54LAM, Director of Sales at 6th Gear Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Whilst I'm sorry that you have suffered a mild heart attack I have to take issue with some of your points which are just simply incorrect. You mention the 'vans' are parked in such a way as to impede the viewing of the track. The...More

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melissaguest73
17 April 2018|
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Response from Neil T | Reviewed this property |
Melissa My sons was cancelled ,sounds the same purchased as a birthday present . I then got two emails in the space of 45 minutes using the excuse of a fatality week before his birthday . No evidence ever... More
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Oldironfan
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Response from Mushie64 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no, not been at that venue
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mrs.janice b
17 September 2015|
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Response from SG54LAM | Property representative |
Hi, we have had a new HD camera system installed in the Supercars recently and some have had teething problems. If you have problems we can retrieve your footage. Could you email us at our info email address (we can't put... More
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