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Porsche Driver Training?


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14 May 2003
Hi All,

I seem to remember reading somewhere that Porsche offered a driver training day to new owners. Does anyone know if it only applies if you buy a new car from a dealer, or is it open to second hand buyers?

Anyone been on it?

I know about the 'Can you handle it' currently advertised here, but would like to find out what else is out there.


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I would be interested in finding somewhere in Scotland that could provide some instruction, only I can only think of Knockhill and Crail neither of whom I have contacted yet.

I'm seriously short of free time at the moment but will try and contact them at some point.


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I've been round Knockhill 100's of times, mostly in Subaru's, but also in a few different Lotus's, and I've done their 'Racing driver' course and gone round in a single seater. I've been round with an instructor in my Impreza 22b, and it's amazing the difference a few pointers can make.

Crail is fun too, but the surface is very rough and it kills your tyres, and it breaks up, making stone chips a problem too.

I was hoping to find somewhere that has an area where getting it wrong wouldn't be a problem. And having instructors who know how to get the best out a Porsche would be useful too.


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Yep thats exactly the kind of thing I am after also, someone who knows the car well enough to help someone who doesn't!

Not keen on stone chips on track - high speed missiles

If you can think of somewhere within reasonable range I'd definately be interested to hear about it!


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