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Rally & 4x4 Driving Day Gloucestershire

Cotswold Water Park, Cirencester

  • A day of 4x4 & rallying combined
  • At the Cotswold Water Park driving centre
  • Top-notch teaching from pro drivers
  • Drive Land Rovers & prepped rally cars

What's Included

  • Enjoy two exciting and different forms of motorsport
  • Spend the morning 4x4 driving and the afternoon rally driving
  • Each driving session lasts approx 3 hours
  • Welcome, introduction and safety briefing
  • Break for lunch (lunch not included, please bring a packed lunch)
  • Refreshments are included

4x4 Off Road Driving

  • Off Road driving experience in a Land Rover Discovery
  • Instructor demonstration of the obstacles and explanation of techniques used
  • Tackle near vertical ascents, descents, axle twisters and negotiate tight spaces
  • Expert tuition throughout from current 4x4 competitors and instructors
  • De-brief and off road driving assessment to take home with you
  • You may be in a small group of up to three participants
  • When you are not driving you will be riding as a passenger

Rally Driving

  • Introduction to some of the techniques you will be learning
  • Tuition is 1:1 with up to five drivers taking turns to drive
  • The 100% gravel rally stage is approximately 3/4 of a mile long
  • Two 5 lap practice/tuition sessions to learn the course and develop your driving technique under guidance of your instructor
  • Two timed stage sessions setting a time against the clock
  • High speed passenger lap - instructor driving
  • Times compiled with Driver of the Day announcement
  • Copy of stage times and assessment sheet

What Can I Expect

Here's 4x4 & rally driving in Gloucestershire rolled into one fab experience! Spend the day with the pro driving team at this Cotswold Waterpark driving centre and learn to off road and go rallying too.

The day is divided into two halves. One session is dedicated to all things off road, whilst the other is all about rally driving skills. There's a purpose-built 4x4 track and a proper loose gravel rally too. The layouts are really well designed, which is what makes this Gloucestershire rally and off-road venue so good.

The off-roading part of your day is spent with a trusty Land Rover Discovery. Group sizes are kept to three, so when you're not behind the wheel, you'll be riding as a passenger in the vehicle.

You'll be shown just how capable these iconic 4x4 vehicles are. Up muddy hills, down the other side, through water, along rutted paths and over tree roots with ease, the Landy is a great choice of car for the job!

Rallying is a whole different kettle of fish. In fact, you can forget all those techniques you were taught in the Landy. Taking a fully-prepped rally car around a loose gravel track takes coordination.

With your hands struggling to keep a grip on the steering wheel and the wheels full-locking in each direction, your instructor will tell you how to go from chaotic to charismatic with your rally driving.

Let's face it, we've all wanted to have a go at doing a handbrake turn. And with the top-notch teaching, you might well pull one off during your rally and 4x4 driving combo session in Gloucestershire. Book now!


  • Selected weekdays and weekends throughout the year
  • Dates and session times are subject to availability


  • Cotswold Water Park on the Gloucestershire and Wiltshire Border

Suitable For

  • Minimum age 17
  • Drivers must hold a full driving licence entitling them to drive on UK roads
  • Height restrictions: minimum 5ft, maximum 6ft 6ins
  • Maximum weight 20 stone


  • Spectators over 8 are welcome FOC to watch the Rally Driving in the afternoon
  • Under 18s must be accompanied on site by a non participating adult
  • Due to the nature of the activity spectators are not able to view the 4x4 off-road driving in the morning
  • Dogs are not permitted on site

Anything Else

  • Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear should be worn
  • Participants should arrive at least 10 minutes prior to their session start time