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Last year for chrimbo I decided to get my other half something he could do, an activity, a nice day out to enjoy, perhaps together but the pressie definitely had to be nothing practical, boring or indeed useful. So I’m pleased to say that he was chuffed on christmas morning to open a shiny voucher for a Ferrari Sensation at Silverstone. Finally the day came around (had to book in advance you see) and off we went on a slightly cloudy day to the home of British Racing, Silverstone.

It was eerily quite as we drove all the way around the service road around the outside of the main circuit, behind the grandstands, following the curves of Stowe corner and down alongside the Hanger Straight, glimpsing the track briefly now and then, then over the bridge to the experience centre.

Yes there was lots of people (mostly blokes for the experience days with the wives/girlfriends/mums like me getting ready with the camera) and it was a bit of an in-out-off-you-go affair but it was well worth it just to see the smile on my mans face when he got out of the Ferrari 360 he’d just driven 3 laps in around Silverstone.

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