The Circuit

With 16 corners winding through the Algarve countryside, Portimao is an exciting circuit in a truly spectacular setting.

Tackle the undulating turns and big downhill slopes with the help of our team of professional driver coaches who’ll help you master the technical mix of fast and slow corners that make this track so distinctive.

One of the most interesting circuits in Europe, the Algarve International Circuit is the ideal place to truly get to grips the power and agility of a McLaren.



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Distance: 4.692km (2.915 miles)
Lap Record: 1:30.681 (Nicolas Lapierre, Peugeot 908 HDi FAP)
Corners: 15
Direction: Clockwise


 

 

Available Packages

Day 1 – 22 June 2018
• Owner Track Day – Track Cars
• Performance Academy – Race Level 2 & 3
• Pure McLaren-GT Series Testing

Day 2 – 23 June 2018 (sessioned)
• Performance Academy – Race Level 2 & 3
• Owner Track Day – Track Cars (sessioned)
• Pure McLaren-GT Series Racing

Day 3 – 24 June 2018 (sessioned)
• Owner Track Day - Road Cars (sessioned)
• Performance Academy – Track Level 2 & 3
• Performance Academy – Race Level 1
• Pure McLaren-GT Series Racing

Day 4 – 25 June 2018
• Pure McLaren Experience
• Owner Track Day - Road Cars
• Performance Academy – Track Level 1

 

Pure McLaren Experience

Designed to be your first taste of the full potential of McLaren cars, our Pure McLaren Experience is aimed at those who want to feel the excitement of driving a McLaren on a race circuit.

Level: Entry
Vehicle: 570S or 720S
Duration: 0.5 days
Included: Three 20-minute on-track tuition sessions with McLaren Driver Coach
Availability: 25 June

 

Owner Track Day – Road Cars

Aimed at existing McLaren drivers who want to discover the breadth of dynamic abilities of their McLaren, this one day programme is also a great way to socialise with fellow owners.

Level: Multiple
Vehicle: Your own McLaren
Duration: 1 day
Included: A day driving your own McLaren on track with one 20-minute coaching session included
Plus Upgrade: Additional coaching session, hotel and transfers
Availability: 24 June (sessioned) & 25 June

 

Owner Track Day – Track Cars

Our fully inclusive track car support packages offer everything you need to run your car at the events so you can ‘arrive and drive’ and start tackling the asphalt.

Level: Multiple
Vehicle: Your own McLaren
Duration: 2.5 days
Included: Full preparation and running of your car, consumables, fuel and tyres, dedicated McLaren Driver Coach, accommodation, transfers and team dinners
Availability: 21 June (pm) – 23 June (sessioned)

 

Performance Academy - Track

Every McLaren is hugely capable on track, and our Performance Academy is designed to hone your driving skills to help you get the maximum from circuit driving. Our courses are carefully graded to help drivers with different experience levels, from those who have never driven on a circuit before to experienced drivers looking to sharpen their skills.

Level: Novice to Advanced
Vehicle: 570S or 720S*
Duration: 1 - 2.5 days*
Included: Performance driving tuition with McLaren Driver Coach, theory sessions, video and telemetry analysis at the higher levels, accommodation, transfers and team dinners
Availability: 23 June - 25 June*

*dependent on chosen course.

 

Performance Academy - Race

Motorsport is the ultimate dream for many, and it’s one our Race Level courses can help you to achieve, progressing you from your first experience driving a track car on slicks to achieving your race licence.

Level: Novice to Advanced (racing car)
Vehicle: 570S GT4 or 650S Sprint*
Duration: 1 - 2.5 days*
Included: Race car driving tuition with McLaren Driver Coach, theory sessions, video and telemetry analysis, race engineer, accommodation, transfers and team dinners
Availability: 21 June - 24 June*

*dependent on chosen course.

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