Drive Zone

Get behind the wheel in a safe environment away from busy roads.



The DRIVEZONE is a purpose built off road driver training facility in the grounds of the British Motor Museum, Gaydon. It has almost 1km of track, complete with a roundabout, junctions and other realistic road and driving features, all set within a 5 acres.

We offer a range of training sessions using the DRIVEZONE including under 17 Young Driver - all under the supervision of expert and qualified instructors. The DRIVEZONE is also available for corporate hire by professional motoring groups.

For more information about what training sessions we offer on DRIVEZONE see below

Young Driver Training for 11-17 year olds

Admiral Young Driver is a ground breaking driver training scheme, offering driving tuition to 11-17 year olds. It is the UK’s largest provider of pre-17 driving lessons and has delivered more than 250,000 lessons at over 45 venues across Britain. These training sessions are now available on the DRIVEZONE at the British Motor Museum.

Admiral Young Driver use brand new dual control SKODA Citigo cars and tuition is provided by government approved, highly qualified, driving instructors who encourage youngsters to consider responsible driving.

Why encourage 11-17 year olds to drive?

  •  One in five newly qualified drivers will crash within 6 months of passing their test
  • Newly qualified drivers and their passengers account for one in five UK road deaths
  • In Sweden, accident rates plummeted by 40% when drivers had lessons at an earlier age. Young Driver is already producing a similar level of accident reductions in the UK.

Your driving experience

From your very first lesson you will be driving, reversing, braking, steering and parking. All Young Drivers benefit from one-to-one tuition and all students receive a personalised Drive Diary in which progress is recoded so that when you come again you can pick up where you left off.

How much does it cost?

30 minute lessons cost just £34.95
60 minute lessons cost £64.95

How to I book?

To find out more information about what sessions are available at the British Motor Museum and to book a lesson click here

Young Drivers British Motor Museum entry offer

Young Drivers has teamed up with the Museum to offer attendees and their family discounted entry to the Museum on the day of their Young Driver session.

Choose from £2 off for up to 5 people or Gift Aid - Buy 1 day get 12 months free! 
Terms and conditions apply: Offer is only valid on production of a Young Drivers booking confirmation for a session at the British Motor Museum. Only valid on the day of their Young Driver session. The offers cannot be combined or used in conjunction with any other offer. Gift Aid terms & conditions apply – see website for full details.

Young wheelchair users

Admiral Young drivers welcomes young people with physical and learning disabilities. They have hand control automatic cars and specially trained instructors. 

For more information call 0844 371 9010.

Birthday parties

Be the envy of your friends- hold a Young Driver birthday party! Prices from £109.95 for 6 youngsters. 

For more information call 0844 371 9010.

Gift vouchers

Young Driver gift vouchers are available all year round for either 30 minute or 60 minute lessons. 

For more information call 0844 371 9010.


The DRIVEZONE is available for corporate hire by professional motoring groups subject to the necessary insurances and risk assessments being in place.

For more information contact:

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