Gold Driving Trail - Full Day

Gold Driving Trail - Full Day

A Great Driving Days Driving Trail lets you combine an iconic classic car with a guided route through the Cotswolds or Malverns.  Everything you need is included in the price - fuel, insurance, touring route and passengers (provided there's space in the car).

Our Gold Full Day Driving Trails give you 8 hours in our beautiful HMC Healey convertible The price includes insurance, breakdown cover, fuel for the 100-180 mile route and touring route. 

When you purchase this experience you'll get a voucher valid for 12 months.  This experience runs on weekdays between March and October.  When you're ready just let us know the dates you want.  You can choose one of our 6 touring routes through the Cotswolds, Wales and Forest of Dean - in advance or on the day, to suit you.  Other packages of different lengths are available. 

Every Driving Trail experience includes insurance for 1 driver (subject to a £1000 excess*), 100-180 mile route and fuel and guided touring route. Extra drivers can be added for £50 each. 

Normal times are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday. 

  • What is included?

    • Hire of the car for 8 hrs mid week
    • Insurance for 1 driver (subject to a £1000 insurance excess*)
    • 100-180 mile route 
    • Fuel for route
    • Touring route

     

    *We offer a waiver policy for £30 reducing the excess to zero

  • FAQs

    To help your hire run as smoothly as possible we put together a list of the most frequently asked questions that we get.

     

    Where do I come to collect the car from?

    We are based in an area of Redditch called Hunt End, we are fairly close to junctions 2 and 3 of the M42 Motorway and about 10 miles from junctions 4 and 5 on the M5 Motorway.

     

    Is delivery included in the price?

    Delivery is extra and is charged at £3 per mile over a round trip. We only offer this service within 40 miles of our base.

     

    Can you recommend accommodation?

    Our website does give some recommendations of places to stay in the area but you can ask our bookings team to give you some ideas as well.

     

    Can I have the car just for a few hours?

    We offer a Classic Taster experience giving you 45-60 minutes in each car.  For more details click here.

     

    What happens in the event of a breakdown?

    All our cars are covered by a comprehensive breakdown policy but you may have to pay a £25 excess if you go outside our free recovery zone of 125 miles from our base.

    Click here to read our Terms & Conditions. We offer a Breakdown Refund Option which can be purchased with your hire or experience. 

     

    Can I be picked up from airport or train?

    We can arrange taxi transfers for you at your cost.  Please call us on 01527 893733.

     

    Do you provide a chauffeur service?

    We don’t offer a chauffeur service.

     

    Are you open weekends and bank holidays?

    Our weekend hire periods run from Friday to Monday.  We do not mann our site at the weekend but we do provide an emergency phone service for hirers.

     

    Where can I leave my car?

    We have two small car parks adjacent to our unit where our customers can park free of charge. We are unable to offer secure parking within our complex.

     

    What if the weather is terrible, can I postpone my booking?

    You may postpone your booking in adverse weather conditions by mutual agreement but you may find getting a suitable date in the future difficult for the more popular cars.

     

    Can you advise on driving routes?

    We can supply a number of driving routes in the area.

     

    Is there a mileage allowance?

    Our cars are limited to 150 miles per day.  Additional mileage may incur a charge. 

     

    I don’t have a British drivers licence?

    We accept many different licences, if you are unsure please call the bookings team.

     

    What fuel do your cars use?

    All of our cars have been converted to take unleaded fuel.

     

    Can I drive to Europe or Ireland?

    Some of our cars are unsuitable for long road trips but many of them are often taken abroad. You need to arrange your own European cover but that is our only stipulation.

     

    Are the cars reliable?

    Many of our cars did not have the same level of reliability as cars of today so the fact they are 40 or 50 years