If you're attending an event soon please see below for some helpful information.
For any queries or request assistance prior to your event day please call the PalmerSport Events Team on 01403 733 999.
On your event day, please call Bedford Autodrome on 01234 332 400.
You should aim to arrive by 08.00
in order to allow time for registration and breakfast before the
safety briefing. Even if you have been to a PalmerSport event
before, you will need to watch the essential safety briefing video
as this is an insurance requirement.
Please Note: If you've not registered before the
briefing starts, you will need to watch a replay of this video
before you can take to the circuit, which may result in a loss of
Please allow plenty of time for your journey. We understand that
traffic can disrupt the best-laid plans though, so don't worry if
you are delayed as we will ensure that you join your group as soon
as possible. This is likely, however, to result in the loss of some
driving time. If you expect to arrive after 08.30, it would be
helpful if you could advise the circuit on 01234 332 400.
You will be required to produce a current driving
licence at registration. An overseas driving licence
is acceptable providing it is current and valid.
Please advise your host or Event Co-ordinator if you or any of your guests
- are under 21 years of age,
- hold or have held a motor competition racing licence,
- have less than 12 months driving experience,
as prior written permission to drive must be obtained from PalmerSport for the person to attend. Certain additional conditions and a damage excess may apply.
Strictly NO PETS please.
If you have any special dietary requirements, please inform your
host or Event Co-ordinator in advance. Please note that
unfortunately we are unable to provide kosher or halal dishes.
In general it is up to an individual to decide if he or she is
fit to take part in the event. However, if you have any concerns
about a medical condition that may affect your driving, or if you
are pregnant, please feel free to contact your host or Event
Co-ordinator to discuss it further.
Please advise your host or Event Co-ordinator if you are outside
our weight and height guidelines of over 18 stone (115 KG) and 5' -
6' 4" (153 cm - 193 cm).
We recommend that you wear comfortable clothing, e.g. jeans and
sweatshirt, windproof jacket and lightweight shoes
suitable for performance driving. Shorts and high heels are not
permitted and heavy or wide soled shoes are not recommended.
Waterproof clothing will be provided, if required, for use in
the cars with open cockpits. Helmets are provided for all
activities except off road.
You are welcome to bring any driving overalls and driving
gloves/wet weather gear of your own, and if rain is forecast a
change of clothing may be useful. Sunglasses may be helpful if it's
Despite the reputation of the British weather, in reality, very
few days are affected by poor conditions. In any case, our event is
designed to be totally weather proof with superb permanent
hospitality buildings at each activity to keep you warm and
Do bring your camera if you would like to. Please note however,
that due to safety requirements you will be unable to use your own
camera or video camera for any in car pictures or footage.
Please note that PalmerSport cannot accept any
responsibility for personal belongings or clothing during the