Motor racing at Arena Essex Raceway


Motor racing at Arena Essex RacewayMotor racing at Arena Essex Raceway
Motor racing at Arena Essex RacewayMotor racing at Arena Essex Raceway
4.00pm   Wednesday, 23 May - Open Drift Cars Practice £40 per Car from 4pm until 9pm.

gates open to public at 4:00PM


Spectators free  To learn more about drifting, please visit King of the Ring UK

Open Drift Practice Session
No need to book in advance; sessions open 11am and close at 3pm.
£40 per drift car and driver, £20 per additional driver, SPECTATORS FREE.
Please use the rear entrance off A1306 by the Go Kart track roundabout (Spectators please use the Tavern Car Park).
The Raceway Tavern licensed bar will be open for food and drink.
Approved Crash helmets are mandatory
Arms and legs must be covered whilst on the circuit
Seat belts or Harnesses must be fitted and in working order
No Head lights or Back lights - if using a road car these must be taped up
Exhaust system and silencer must be fitted and working
Rear wheel drive cars only.
No strengthened or armoured cars
Passengers with Instructors
If you are an experienced Drift driver and wish to take a passenger in your car for instruction this is allowed IF your vehicle is equipped with full 4/5 point harnesses and roll cage - an additional £10 will be charged for your passenger.
All passengers must wear a suitably approved crash helmet and have arms and legs covered whilst in car.
Should you have any queries on safety equipment please speak directly with Debbie Woodroffe on a Drift Practice session or call the Arena Essex office (contact details below).
Please Note all practice sessions are weather permitting - in general only a frozen track will close our practice sessions, however, the management team has the right to cancel or reschedule sessions at short notice please call the office to confirm a sessions will be open.
Joey Palmer offers a fitting and installation service for harnesses and/or rollcages – please leave your contact details with the Arena Essex staff or call on the number below and we will pass your details on to Joey.
Arena Essex Raceway contact details 01708 867728 / 890719 (Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm).