Performance course - Maison Blanche Circuit



Description

PERFORMANCE COURSE:

Prerequisite: to have accomplished a Porsche precision course.

The second stage in the learning curve, the Performance course will hone your driving skills and improve your mastery of the basics. With new workshops and training sessions, you can then put all the techniques you’ve learned into practice, out on the circuit in the afternoon.

Theory: Refresher on traction circle basics | Refresher on optimal driving line – simple corner | Timing | Degressive braking | Cornering | Influence of weight transfers on the traction circle

Practice: Handling in extreme conditions | Vision in extreme conditions | Special features of slow corners | Special features of fast corners | Optimal driving lines for fast and slow corners | Manual gearbox handling

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 PRICE:

  • €1,290 with 911 of the Porsche Experience Center
  • €825 with your own Porsche 

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Packages for accompanying persons

Premium Package (16 years old & +) €290 | Welcome – restaurant – access to the track – off-road experience (on presentation of your driving licence) & hot-laps as a passenger)

Classic Package (12 years old & +) €65 | Welcome – restaurant – without any access to the track)

Classic Package for children (-12 years old) €20 | Welcome – restaurant – without any access to the track)

 

Please, don't forget to bring your Driving Licence.

If you are resident outside Europe, please furnish yourself with an international driving licence and/or an official French translation of such a driving licence. The original documents as well as the original foreign driving licence will imperatively have to be presented on the day of the course. 

 

If you prefer to drive your own Porsche, all 911, Boxster and Cayman generations are permitted. All participants are required to take a Pre-Race Check in the Porsche Centre during the month before their course, to ensure maximum driving safety. The Porsche Experience Center team reserves the right to immobilise any vehicle whose safety features show an advanced stage of wear. Pre-Race Check: all essential parts of the vehicle are checked, including engine, chassis, brakes, brake fluid, suspension, wheels and tyres, as well as aerodynamics. Remember to fill up with fuel before arriving.

Programme

8.00 am
Arrival at the circuit. Welcome, coffee and pastries.
08.30 am
Porsche briefing
09.00 am
Practical exercices on the track and individual advice (braking exercice – handle braking without PSM) – (lines exercice – steering lock, apex, exit points, handling series of bends and rapid chicanes). Discover the circuit in every detail to prepare for the driving sessions of the afternoon.
11:35 am
Discovery lap
12:25 pm
Lunch at the Porsche Experience Center Restaurant
1:30 pm
Porsche briefing
2:00 pm
Guided driving - coaching - free driving and then debriefing
5:30 pm
2 laps as passenger of your instructor
5:50 pm
Cocktail and racing certificates are awarded
6:20 pm
Option : Off-Road discovery
Open soft drinks bar throughout the day

Maison Blanche Circuit

Circuit Maison Blanche
Features

• Length: 2.9 km.
• Width: 9 metres.
• Several possible routes.
• Full video surveillance.
• Features: long bends, series of bends, chicanes, long straight, trail braking.


Geographical location

• 200 km from Paris, 55 minutes from Paris-Montparnasse railway station by high-speed TGV train
• 160 km from Rennes

From Paris: A11 motorway towards RENNES-NANTES, A28 towards TOURS, Exit 23 'Le Mans Centre'.