This Tank Driving Taster is available via Activity Superstore for the price of GBP79.00!
The minimum age is 16 years old. The maximum height for participants is 1.93m (6ft 4″). The maximum weight is 139kg (22st). Please note that accessing the vehicles involves climbing into tight spaces. You do not require any qualifications to take part in this activity.
fulfil your childhood fantasies and experience the thrill of driving a 15 ton military vehicle! on arrival you will be issued with your uniform, helmet and will be introduced to your crew, instructor and ‘home’ for the next hour – a fifteen turreted fv432 tank!after a briefing on the vehicle you will take it in turns to drive two laps around the beautiful leicestershire countryside, once a world war ii bombing range. start with the hatch open and then under battle conditions looking through the periscope. when it’s not your turn to drive, you will sit in the turret seat and enjoy the tank ride!after your experience you can enjoy the museum which displays a large military vehicle collection, everything from a 1947 bell 47g helicopter to a 1940’s m4 105 sherman.
Who doesn’t want the chance to have full and complete control of a tank at least once in their lives?!