Learn

At DTO Motorsport, our unique and comprehensive tuition will help you develop the skills you need for a lifetime of competent and safe driving – whether you’re a learner driver, ordinary road user or own a high-performance car.

Our Driver Training Programmes leverage our extensive experience in motorsport and coaching to create unique driver training courses that make use of test tracks, skid pans and simulators (a world away from traditional driving lessons with their restrictive, generic approach.)

Our training is tailored to your needs and can be adapted to suit your experience, skill level, time commitments and location. Alongside public highway driving, we also make use of private test tracks and race circuits, with tuition arranged around your lifestyle and location. 

We offer five core programmes, taught by our highly skilled driver coaches on a 1-2-1 basis.

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Learner
Driver

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Advanced
Driver

DTO MOTORSPORT Performance Driver

Performance
Driver

Classic
Driver

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Defensive
Driver

race

“I love supporting drivers on their race journey and get a real sense of personal achievement watching people progress.

I’ve always seen the parallel between car and driver, both performing at their peak and in harmony, as driving perfection. This is the ultimate goal of race coaching through DTO Motorsport.” Rob West.

Whatever your driving aspirations, we offer the highest levels of race driver coaching at circuits and private race tracks across the UK.

Whether you’re a novice who wants to obtain a race license, an accomplished driver with a desire to place higher on the grid or a father and son team with a shared love of motorsport, we’ll devise a coaching programme that meets your needs and helps you reach your goals. 

We are passionate about investing in the long-term development of our drivers and we can’t wait to support you on this exciting journey. 

Programmes are designed around your skill level and race ambitions, covering elements of:

• Track positioning 
• Driving racing lines and cornering 
• Dynamic movement
• Improving lap times
• Mental attitude
• Race craft

Would you love to race? Contact us today to discuss the best coaching option for you.

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Experience

Our team at DTO Motorsport has a long and varied history creating unique events for corporates, HNW clients and premium brands, combined with several decades working ‘hands-on’ in the motorsport industry, allowing us to deliver expertly planned and executed experiences, packed with personality.

Whether you’re an individual looking for a track day experience or a business wanting to host a corporate event, we create memorable and distinguishable  events that are unlike any other motorsport experiences.

We love people as much as cars, and throw ourselves into creating exciting motorsport events that people enjoy both on and off track. 

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Race driver Experience

Enjoy the capabilities of DTO’s diverse fleet of meticulously prepared vehicles, including high-performance road cars and full race cars. The Race Driver Experience is a thrilling day at some of the UK’s most iconic racetracks, where participants will enjoy enviable and unparalleled access to a selection of performance cars and receive comprehensive one-to-one coaching with our pro-instructors.

 

The Race Driver Experience includes, comprehensive one-to-one coaching with a dedicated race instructor (shared only with one other client), full support from our team of technicians, one-to-one data analysis using VBox technology, and access to a range of road and race cars including; McLaren 720S, McLaren 570 GT4, Mclaren 600LT, Ginetta G40, the UK’s only BMW M2 CS Racing, with more cars being added to the fleet regularly.

 

Off-track we are known for our fantastic hospitality, great energy and our extremely experienced team, we love hosting and welcome our guests with enthusiasm.

 

Whether you’re a newcomer to motorsport or a seasoned enthusiast, the Race Driver Experience is a highly engaging and exciting day on track.

 

Please contact us for more information and to discover which UK circuits we are hosting at next.

Corporate Events 

We work in partnership with our corporate clients to design memorable driving events at race circuits and private test tracks across the UK.


In collaboration with both large and small companies, our creativity and expertise delivers outstanding engagement, hospitality and reward & recognition events – making the amazing buzz of the motorsport accessible to all.

 

Our team can help you identify your business objectives and develop exciting motorsport inspired events for product launches, customer engagement and client hospitality.


Our corporate events have a range of benefits for your company and clients. We leverage the power of motorsport to engage your customers, develop and deepen relationships and create a lasting impact that can help differentiate your business in a crowded marketplace. 

 

We’re currently experiencing a time where teams are disconnected and dispersed, our events are a great way to re-engage with staff and create memorable experiences together.

 

Do you want to create something special? Contact us today, we’d love to discuss it with you.

Bmw Customer Engagement Days

We created the BMW M2 CS Racing Customer Engagement Days to help nationwide BMW dealerships engage new and existing customers. This is a unique offering your customers will be excited to tell friends and family about.


These thrilling experiences take place at some of Britain’s most iconic race circuits (including Brand’s Hatch and Silverstone) and provide participants with rare and unrivalled access to two of the brands most prestigious performance cars: The BMW M2 CS Racing and the BMW M4 CS. 


We have created two format options for BMW M2 CS Racing Customer Engagement Days, varying the number of participants and price range to offer greater flexibility for dealerships. 


Whether your customer is a seasoned motorsport enthusiast or it’s their first time at a race circuit, getting up close and personal with these rare and exciting BMW models, both as a passenger and in the driving seat, is a memorable experience guaranteed to set your dealership apart from the competition.


Contact us today for the full brochure, or to talk through event options in more detail.

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TEAM PERFORMANCE

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Developing people is the purpose. Motorsport is our method. 

Our sister company, DTO Performance, takes the dynamic world of motorsport and uses it to create valuable, interactive and enjoyable Team Performance events. 

Within our approach, we use the elite sport principles of measurable performance, collaboration and the ability to make good decisions and think clearly under pressure. We devise tailored training days for your staff that are enjoyable and also create long-lasting mindset changes in addition to helping your team develop new skills.

Whilst our Team Performance days are fun and engaging, our objective is to create an environment in which your team can learn and develop. Our modules provide invaluable observations on how your staff react under pressure, how effective (or otherwise) their leadership skills are and help you identify the natural role that individuals play within the team. 

Are you passionate about developing and supporting your team? If you value your people, get in touch today to discuss Team Performance opportunities for your organisation, or visit dtoperformance.com for further information.

ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT YOUR PEOPLE AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF YOUR TEAM? 

 

VISIT DTO PERFORMANCE NOW!

The Fleet

WE HAVE A FANTASTIC SELECTION OF CARS, ALL OF WHICH ARE MAINTAINED TO THE HIGHEST STANDARD

MCLAREN 570 GT4

MCLAREN 570 GT4

Engine: 3.8 Litre V8 twin turbo | Drive: Rear wheel drive | Gearbox: Sequential shift gearbox | Power: 413hp | Weight: 1400kg | 0-60: 2.7 | Top speed: Undisclosed
MCLAREN 720S APEX

MCLAREN 720S APEX

Engine: 4.0L V8 twin turbo | Drive: Rear wheel | Gearbox: 7 speed DCT | Power: 710 bhp | Weight: 1285 kg | 0-60 mph: 2.7 secs | Top Speed: 212 mph
MCLAREN 600LT APEX

MCLAREN 600LT APEX

Engine: 3.8 V8 twin turbo | Drive: Rear wheel drive | Gearbox: 7 Speed seamless shift gearbox | Power: 592bhp/620nm | Weight: 1,262kg | 0-60: 2.9 seconds | Top speed: 204mph
BMW M2 CS RACING

BMW M2 CS RACING

Engine: 3.0L 6 cylinder twin turbo | Drive: Rear wheel | Gearbox: 7 speed DCT | Power: 450 bhp | Weight: 1550 kg | 0-60 mph: 3.6 secs | Top Speed: 174 mph
GINETTA G40 CUP

GINETTA G40 CUP

Engine: 1.8L 4 cylinder | Drive: Rear wheel | Gearbox: 5 speed manual | Power: 135 bhp | Weight: 840 kg | 0-60 mph: 5.8 secs | Top Speed: 125 mph
MINI COOPER S RACE CAR

MINI COOPER S RACE CAR

Engine: 1.6L 4 cylinder turbo | Drive: Front wheel | Gearbox: 6 speed manual | Power: 280 bhp | Weight: 1050 kg | 0-60 mph: 4.8 secs | Top Speed: 140 mph
BMW i3 RX

BMW i3 RX

Engine: Single Electric Motor | Drive: Rear Wheel | Gearbox: Auto | Power: 181 bhp | Weight: 1360 kg | 0-60 mph: 6.7 secs | Top Speed: 93 mph
CATERHAM 7 SUPERSPORT

CATERHAM 7 SUPERSPORT

Engine: 1.6 4L cylinder | Drive: Rear wheel | Gearbox: 5 speed manual | Power: 140 bhp | Weight: 546 kg | 0-60 mph: 4.5 secs | Top Speed: 125 mph

About Us

At DTO Motorsport, our interactive events and tailored training packages harness the transformative power of motorsport – whether you’re a learner driver, a seasoned racing enthusiast, or a company wanting to engage with your clients through a unique channel.

Our corporate events and training programmes are often exhilarating. But behind the scenes, we apply a deep and broad knowledge that ensures they’re also thoughtfully planned and expertly executed. 

We coach ordinary road-users on their journey to becoming highly skilled drivers – with a laser focus on safety that inspires participants with the confidence they need to excel in the driver’s seat.

Whether it’s your dream to race competitively, you want to be a more responsible road user or equip your son or daughter with safe driving skills for life – investing in the long-term development of drivers is our passion and ambition. 

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OUR PEOPLE

Our tight-knit team is experienced and immersed in the industry, with an unparalleled eye for detail that creates truly transformational experiences for our clients.

With a long history working with corporates, HNW clients and premium brands, along with decades of hands-on motorsport experience, we combine practicality with personality, delivering perfectly planned, efficiently executed events and training programmes, for a wide range of clients. 

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OUR ENVIRONMENTAL COMMITMENT

We show our commitment to a positive environmental impact in three key ways:

Greener solutions
We actively seek environmentally friendly solutions – using electric vehicles, where possible, and avoiding disposable plastics.

Offsetting 
We regularly take stock of our environmental credentials, taking part in on-going carbon-reducing and recycling schemes.

Laps for Trees 
For every lap completed by one of our fleet, we plant a tree – creating a net positive impact to protect future generations of drivers.

The Team

At DTO Motorsport, our passionate and people focused team has a unique mixture of knowledge, skills and hands-on industry experience. 

Mike Jordan

Mike Jordan

Mike’s long and highly successful corporate career has spanned over two decades leading marketing, business development and technical teams in the financial services industry, across the globe. Mike has also held senior executive roles at American Express and was a board member of their Middle Eastern business. With a diverse portfolio of investments, board positions and advisory roles in FinTech, travel and insure-tech, as DTO's founder, Mike is a driven entrepreneur, passionate about helping great people build great businesses.
Dani Jordan

Dani Jordan

Dani is responsible for marketing and branding at DTO Motorsport and is extremely passionate about DTO's 'look & feel'. Also having a background in event creation, she provides hospitality for guests at events and initiatives. 
Dani has developed and flexed her fantastic people skills through working as a qualified counsellor and psychotherapist and personal trainer. 
She brings this breadth of experience to the team through managing and developing client relationships across a diverse range of industries. Creative, adaptive, relatable and never afraid to take on new challenges, Dani takes an active role in guiding our clients towards achieving ambitious goals - on and off the track.
Rob West

Rob West

Rob is DTO Motorsport’s lead-instructor, with over two decades of experience in the motorsport events industry. Having competed as a racing driver in classes including European FIA GT, Porsche Carrera Cup and Britcar, Rob has also worked as a car development driver for some of the world’s most famous automotive brands, including Aston Martin, Toyota and McLaren. 
A fully qualified instructor and development coach, Rob has a passion for helping people accomplish their driving goals and takes immense pride in being part of their progress behind the wheel. 
Rob is also a regular test driver for press, film and television outlets within the motorsport industry and offers unparalleled experience in the design and delivery of complex and high-profile motorsport events for a wide range of automotive clients, customers, suppliers and partners.
Emma Rainbow

Emma Rainbow

Emma has been producing events globally for over 14 years, focusing on the automotive and luxury sector. Emma believes anything is possible and loves to make it happen, and is responsible for the overall operations and event side of the business. Her experience spans across the automotive industry from McLaren to Jeep, from BMW to Jaguar. She specialises in complex events including global test drives, track day design and management, large experiential structural builds, innovative vehicle launches and extensive dealer trainer programmes, always focusing on the detail! Delivering these events has taken Emma all over the world, which ties in with her passion for travelling and exploring on and off the beaten track.
Eddy Hall

Eddy Hall

Eddy's engineering career began 10 years ago, working on some fantastic classic race cars, including Mustangs, Cobras, and Jaguar E-Types, he then went on to specialise in classic Aston Martin’s. One of the many reasons Eddy loves his job is because no two days are ever the same. His role has taken him all over the world, working with incredible people, at incredible circuits, under incredible cars. Eddy's experience is vast, and his talent has led him to support race teams at Le Mans, British GT, World Rally Cross and many more, including 3 years as a contractor at Pure McLaren events. As our Head of Engineering Eddy oversees our workshop and all things vehicles, ensuring our cars are ready for events. With a meticulous eye for detail and safety conscious, Eddy ensures that our vehicles are maintained to an extremely high standard.
GEORGIE  McCormack

GEORGIE McCormack

With almost 8 years of experience working in automotive and motorsport events, Georgie is confidently responsible for personnel and event management as well as hospitality coordination. She has worked on a variety of well-known industry events such as Monaco F1, Goodwood Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival on behalf of Mercedes-Benz and McLaren. Georgie is also well practiced in holding private events for renowned household names such as Continental, Williams Martini Racing and Mercedes AMG Petronas F1.  Georgie loves that her job has taken her all around the world and allowed her to experience many different cultures. Her passion for the industry stems from a general love of adrenaline, fast paced sports which often extends to gymnastics and skiing in her free time. 
Ben Dillon

Ben Dillon

Ben is at the forefront of DTO and is responsible for building and nurturing relationships with our clients and partners. Ben works closely with the sales team to identify and generate new opportunities for DTO and is passionate about driving the company forward, focusing on business development and investment conversations. Having raced karts for 15 years, a hobby which took him all across Europe during his childhood, he still loves motorsport and brings his experience to the team. Away from the circuit, Ben is an avid sports fan and he loves both watching and playing football and has even be known to climb the odd mountain.
Toby Westley

Toby Westley

Toby has been working as a Technician since 2013 where he initially started with Historic and Classic cars. He’s had experience working on race cars such as Jaguar E-Type, Austin Healey’s, Lotus’ and big American muscle cars such as Mustangs, Corvette Stingrays and Historic Formula 1 vehicles. He then moved onto modern single seaters as a No.1 Technician for both British Formula 4 and Historic Formula 1, before progressing onto McLaren where he worked as a contractor for their road cars. Toby moved on to be a No.1 Technician for McLaren’s Customer Racing division, where he worked on GT4s, GT3s, Senna GTRs, and all of the McLaren road cars, this was a great opportunity to work on the best of the cars McLaren have to offer. Having aspirations to be a racing driver since he was a child, Toby has been chasing his own racing career on the side and is currently developing his own BMW Compact to race in the 750 Motor Club Hot Hatch Championship. His long-term goal is to either become a Driver Coach or utilise his great team attitude and become a Team Manager.
Andy Spence

Andy Spence

Having started his career as a mechanic aged 15, skill and passion for cars has taken Andy all over the world, enabling him to work on many exciting and often secretive projects. During the early years of his career, Andy was more likely to be found on a film set than in a garage. Responsible for building and adapting vehicles that would feature in films, Andy has worked on some of the most iconic movies (and cars) including- James Bond, Batman (The Batmobile!), Tomb Raider and he custom made The Nautilus Car, featured in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. Not surprisingly, in 2010 Andy was head-hunted by McLaren Automotive, where he became a Production Technician. This was the beginning of ten-year stint working on McLaren’s high-performance cars, including two years in Spain at their test facility where he was a Test and Durability Technician, developing the 720, Senna, 600LT and the Speedtail. Possibly one of the most highly skilled technicians’ in the industry, Andy is Lead Technician at DTO, working closely with the motorsport team he is responsible for preparing, servicing and maintaining both the DTO fleet and our customer vehicles.