Elvington Race Track address
Elvington Race circuit is 7 miles from York and 2 miles form Elvington village. To get to Elvington Race track you need to head down the B1228 (Elvington Lane) and turn into Halifax Way and then onto Whitley Road.
Train to Elvington Race Track: The closest train station to Elvington is York railway station. Elvington Race circuit is 7 miles from York train station.
Accommodation near Elvington Race Track:
The Grey Horse
Phone: 01904 608 335
The Old Rectory Hotel
Sutton On Derwent,
Phone: 01904 608 548
York Rose B&B
Phone: 01759 380 247
Elvington Race track is another that is on an RAF base and uses the runway for the circuit which makes it a great circuit to drive fast at but also a very safe one and great for beginners too as it has large run off areas.
The Elvington circuit length can be changed, the “Experience” circuit is 1 mile long while the “Full Circuit” is 2.5 – 3.5 miles long. One of the benefits of Elvington is that if you do get things “wrong” then there is a large run off area before you even reach the grassy area.
Elvington has one of the largest set of cars available for driving experiences which includes Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Aston Martins, Caterhams, Audi R8, Ariel Atoms etc.
Elvington Race Circuit is famous for being the location that Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond had his crash in a jet powered car back in 2006.