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ON ICE - PERFORMANCE LAPLAND 2015

2015-01-27 Read: 238x

20 FEBRUARY 2015 - 05 MARCH 2015

In the middle of winter, Aston Martin creates a spectacular driving experience on a frozen lake in the far North of Swedish Lapland.

Drive an Aston Martin fitted with more than 2000 spikes. Feel the power and sound of our V8/V12 engines in a perfect set-up on ice as you immerse yourself in the ultimate Aston Martin experience!

Learn ice driving and performance drifting step-by-step from our professional instructors, surrounded by the wintry terrain of rolling hills, snow-capped trees and polar lights.

After the excitement in the car, relax in the company of like-minded, passionate drivers where Swedish hospitality and gastronomic delights await. Join the Aston Martin family for an extraordinary and unique event, embracing every aspect of Power, Beauty and Soul.

EVENT DETAILS

20 February 2015 - 05 March 2015

Available dates:

  • 20-23 Feb (Fri-Mon)
  • 23-26 Feb (Mon-Thu)
  • 27 Feb - 02 Mar (Fri-Mon)
  • 02-05 Mar (Mon Thu)

Price: € 6,395 (inc.VAT) per person. Two participants share one Aston Martin.

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Please complete our online form or contact our booking hotline to register your interest.

Please remember to include your country calling code if possible.

Booking hotline: +49 (0)176 12083 007

PROGRAMME

DAY 1: WELCOME ON ICE

  • Individual arrival at Arvidsjaur airport – ‘Aston Martin ice angels’ welcome you!
  • Transfer to the ‘Aston Martin Ice Centre’
  • Welcome with snacks and soup in the ‘Aston Martin One-77 Lodge’ & Drivers’ briefing
  • Session I - Steering, traction and brake training
  • 6:00 pm Transfer & check-in at hotel
  • 7:30 pm Drivers’ dinner

DAY 2: PURE ICE AND SNOW

  • 9:00 am - Shuttle to ‘Aston Martin Ice Centre’
  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm -Session II - Drift and spike training
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch Break @ ‘Aston Martin One-77 Lodge’
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Session III - Skills and handling parcour
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Break at ‘Aston Martin One-77 Lodge’
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Session IV - Night driving on ice
  • 7:30 pm - Drivers’ dinner and transfer to hotel

DAY 3: ICE PERFORMANCE

  • 9:00 am - Shuttle to ‘Aston Martin Ice Centre’
  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm - Session V - Free practice handling course
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch Break @ ‘Aston Martin One-77 Lodge’
  • 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Session VI - Victory Lane Competition
  • From 5:00 pm - Shuttle to hotel
  • 7:30pm - Drivers’ dinner @ ‘Samiland’ & Ice Igloo Ceremony

DAY 4: ACTION & FAREWELL

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Optional activities: ‘Skidoo-Tour ‘ or ‘Husky-Tour ‘
  • Lunch & transfer to airport Arvidsjaur & departure

*Programme and timings are subject to change

GENERAL INFORMATION

Arvidsjaur is the world’s most renowned proving ground for cold-weather prototype testing, including our Aston Martin model range, giving us the best conditions and infrastructure to provide an unmatched on ice driving experience.

Be aware that the programme is for drivers only – there are no local activities for a non-driving companion. Nevertheless companions can pay full price if they join and will be your passenger or co-driver throughout the event.

The training is aimed towards sporty driving. Advanced driving skills are recommended. In our step-by-step training sessions you will learn ice driving and drifting.

The lake will have approx. 13-15 km of tracks, with driving time approximately 14-15 hours per car (depending on weather conditions & travel arrangements).

Cars are provided on spikes-tires, with two participants sharing one car.

The current range of Aston Martin models will be available:

Vanquish, V12 Vantage S, V8 Vantage N430 - European left hand drive cars only.

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