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12 - 13 June 2019
Millbrook Proving Ground

The Circuits

The City Course

The City Course

 

 A purpose-built facility designed to simulate stop-start urban driving.

The expanded City Course gave drivers the opportunity to test fleet models in a simulated urban environment. Evaluate vehicle handling and automated driving aids in a series of realistic scenarios, including bus stops, junctions, speed humps and varying speed limits.

 

On the City Course, you can test:

 

+ The capabilities of different models in stop-start urban driving

+ Handling and visibility at complex junctions, parking bays and parallel parking scenarios

+ Vehicle comfort and noise at varying speeds

+ The latest driving aids, such as advanced parking assistance and low-speed collision mitigation software

 

 

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The City Course

 

The City Course
The City Course

 

The Alpine Route

alpine route

 

Over 4 miles of challenging rural driving.

The Alpine Route at Millbrook is designed to put vehicles through tough, realistic rural driving on a winding 4 mile route of tight turns and varying gradients. The course covers every possible scenario in UK rural driving, ensuring thorough evaluation of the latest fleet vehicles on offer. 

 

On the Alpine Route, you could test:

 

+ Vehicle braking, handling and drivability on realistic country roads

+ Engine and gearbox performance on steep gradients up to 26%

+ The suitability of various models on narrow rural roads

+ Driving aids such as descent control  

 

 

alpine route
alpine route

 

alpine route
alpine route

 

The High Speed Bowl

High Speed Bowl

 

Reach motorway speeds without leaving Millbrook.

 

Millbrook's five lane, two mile bowl gives you the opportunity to test the latest fleet models at motorway speeds without leaving the main exhibition area. Seeing how everything from a small city car to a large SUV handle high-speed driving and evaluate the latest technologies on offer.

 

On the High-Speed Bowl, you could test:

 

+ The latest models from leading manufacturers at motorway speeds

+ Vehicle stability, comfort and road noise at high speeds

+ Lane-keep assist technology

+ Adaptive cruise control and other assists 

 

 

High Speed Bowl
High Speed Bowl

 

High Speed Bowl
High Speed Bowl

 

The Off-Road Course

Off-Road Course

 

The ultimate rural test.

Company Car in Action once again featured the toughest of tests for 4WD vehicles - the Off-Road Course. Including challenging inclines and descents and terrain surfaces of dirt, gravel and mud, this circuit pushes off road vehicles to the limit to see what they're capable of. 

 

On the Off-Road Course, you could test:

 

+ 4WD capabilities on rugged and changing surfaces

+ Terrain response technology

+ Vehicle ruggedness and comfort on rough roads

+ Active suspension and other intelligent off road technologies

 

Off-Road Course Models

 

 

Audi

Q5

Jeep

Renegade Deserthawk

Land Rover

Discovery Sport

RENAULT

All-New Koleos

SEAT

Ateca

Toyota

Hilux Invincible

 

 

Vehicles featured on the Off-Road Course

ManufacturerModelDerivativeFuel 
AUDIQ5S line 2.0 TFSI quattro 252 PS S tronicPetrol
AUDIQ7S line 3.0 TDI quattro 272 PS TiptronicDiesel
FiatFullback CrossDouble Cab 180BHP 2.4 4dr 6-speed manual P/UpDiesel
FiatPanda 4x4Twin Air 85BHP 0.9 5dr 6-speed manual 4x4Petrol
JeepCompass3 Limited 4x2 120HP 1.6 5dr 6-speed manual SUVDiesel
JeepGrand CherokeeCRD Summit 3.0 5dr 8 Speed Automatic 4x4Diesel
JeepRenegadeDeserthawk 170BHP 4x4 2.0 5dr 9-speed automatic transmission 4x4Diesel
Land RoverDiscovery Sport3.0D TD6 Commercial HSE AutoDiesel
Land RoverRange RoverPHEV AutobiographyPHEV
RENAULTAll-New KoleosINITIALE Paris dCi 175 4WD EDC X-TronicDiesel
SEATAtecaFR 2.0 TSI DSG-Auto 4Drive 190 PS 7-Speed DSG-AutoPetrol
SEATAtecaSE TECHNOLOGY 2.0 TDI 4Drive 150 PS 6-Speed ManualDiesel
ToyotaHiluxInvincibleDiesel
ToyotaLand CrusierUtilityDiesel
ToyotaRAV4ExcelPetrol-Electric Hybrid

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