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Ultimate HGV Driving Experience

Prestwold Driving Centre, Leicestershire   

  • Drive 3 or 4 heavy goods vehicles
  • 15-mins driving in each 
  • Tackle the auto-test circuit
  • Weekday & anytime vouchers offered

What's Included

  • Unique opportunity to drive a selection of HGV vehicles
  • Welcome, introduction and safety briefing
  • Tuition from your instructor to learn the controls
  • 15 minute driving session in each your choice of 3 or 4 vehicles
  • Opportunity to attempt reverse manoeuvres
  • Drives take place on the auto test track
  • Certificate of completion

The Vehicles

  • HGV 38T Truck
  • Double Decker Bus
  • Harrington Legionnaire  Coach
  • Dennis Fire Engine

What Can I Expect

Say hello to the heavyweights with an HGV driving choice voucher! We've grouped together all the best heavy goods vehicles on offer to give you an ultimate experience driving the heaviest vehicles out there.

Taking place at Prestwold near Loughborough, there's a full fleet of big, burly vehicles for you to drive. Let's start with the Scania. This 38-tonne articulated truck's day job is to transport up to 12 supercars for track days, but with motor-mad fans clamouring to have a go at the wheel, the Scania is in the fleet and is a firm favourite.

The double decker bus is just as you'd expect. It's big, long and double the height with its lower and upper decks. This is a genuine ex public transport Leyland that would have pounded the roads of the urban jungle for many years before retiring. Driving a 10m-long bus is pure joy and takes you back to your youthful days of going into town on the bus on a Saturday morning!

The coach is a vintage classic. The Harrington Legionnaire is actually quite a rare vehicle, but also pretty famous at the same time, thanks to the Legionnaire-bodied Bedford that starred in Michael Caine's The Italian Job film. Who could forget those dramatic final scenes with the bus and the cliff?

It's blues and twos abound with the Dennis fire engine. We always think it's a bit mad that you can buy a genuine, ex-fire service appliance - and some even come with firefighting equipment still onboard. We reckon they'll be a huge smile on your face when you drive this firefighting hero.

To give you maximum choice, we are offering HGV driving choice vouchers to drive three vehicles of your choosing, or to go the whole hog and drive all four. You can also pick between weekday-only, or anytime vouchers, which are valid for both weekday and weekend dates. 


  • Choose from a weekday only voucher or to include weekend availability opt for the anytime option
  • Driving sessions are generally available between February and November
  • Dates and session times are subject to availability
  • It is recommended to book a minimum of 8 weeks in advance for this experience


  • Prestwold Driving Centre, Leicestershire

Suitable For

  • Minimum age 17
  • Under 18s must have parental/guardian consent to participate
  • A full valid driving licence is required and must be produced on the day
  • Height restrictions: minimum 4ft 10in, maximum 6ft 4ins
  • Weight restrictions: maximum 20 stone
  • Participants must be in good health and wear glasses if required


  • Spectators are welcome

Anything Else

  • Appropriate clothing and footwear should be worn
  • Optional waiver indemnity is available to purchase on the day
Delivery TypeDelivery TimePrice
Standard DeliveryEstimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day*£1.95
Weekly Special DeliveryGuaranteed next working day£7.50
Saturday Special DeliverySaturdays Only£11.70
European Delivery3 - 5 working days£4.50
Rest of World Delivery5 - 7 working days£6.50

All orders places before 4pm will be dispatched the same working day

* 93% delivered next working day

All orders are sent in plain packaging so as not to ruin the surprise.

standard gift pack
Premium Gift Pack

Premium Gift Pack includes a brushed metal steel tin which will hold your personalised gift voucher and a Company booklet. The Premium Choice.

(incurs a £4.99 shipping charge)

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Standard Gift Pack

Standard Gift Pack Comes with a Smart envelope,your personalised gift voucher and a Company booklet. The Personal Choice.

(incurs a £1.95 shipping charge)

standard gift pack

The Into the Blue E-Voucher is an instant email option,it consists of a personalised email and a pdf download of your personalised gift voucher.The Instant Choice


Vouchers are usually valid for 12 months from the date of purchase (unless otherwise stated) and shall become invalid on the expiry date. The expiry date is set out on the Voucher. Vouchers may be extended for a further 12 months on payment of an admin fee of £10 plus any increase that may have taken place for that activity since the original date of purchase. Please note that some Vouchers cannot be extended; this will be stated on the Voucher. PLEASE NOTE: You must book and take your experience before the before the expiry date of the voucher.
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Ultimate HGV Driving Experience
Three Vehicle Drive-Weekday
Total Price£149.00
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