Frequently asked questions

DO THE PRODRIFT ACADEMY SUPPLY THE CARS?

Yes, the Prodrift Academy supplies all cars, tyres, fuel, instructors etc.

DO I GET TO DRIVE THE CARS?

Yes, all students will rotate between our drift cars.

DO I NEED A VALID DRIVERS LICENCE?

No, our mains venue, Birmingham Wheels, will not require you to hold a valid drivers license, however our other working venues, Teesside Autodrome & Brands Hatch, do.

DO I HAVE TO BE ABLE TO OPERATE A MANUAL GEARBOX?

No, Some of our training cars have dual control pedals however, all our Professional Competition category cars are fitted with a manual gearbox and will require the use of a clutch.

AM I INSURED?

We have a £10 million Liability Insurance package in place. All pupils & passengers must sign a disclaimer prior to getting into our drift cars.

CAN I BRING ALONG GUESTS ON THE DAY?

Yes, 3 is the maximum per person attending the academy.

CAN I BUY GIFT VOUCHERS?

Yes, gift vouchers are available through our head office.

WHAT TIME SHOULD I ARRIVE?

Please refer to your course timetable and arrive in time for sign on.

CAN I LEARN TO DRIFT IN MY OWN CAR?

Yes, we operate at different venues,  you can learn to drift in your own car if you choose to.