Under the Instruction from Top Professional Drivers, Guests are invited to Experience Four World-Class Cars, including the Ferrari 458 Italia, McLaren MP4-12C, Lamborghini Huracan, and Porsche GT3
McLean, Virginia – 15 April 2015 – Following a successful test drive in 2014, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts shifts into the fast lane with the global launch of Waldorf Astoria Driving Experiences, now bookable for guests across North America, Europe, and the United Arab Emirates at 12 of the brand’s 26 hotels and resorts. The package includes access to new Ferrari, McLaren, Lamborghini, and Porsche models, tips from experienced racing professionals, and the opportunity to drive along beautiful pre-determined routes giving guests a truly unforgettable day on the road.
Waldorf Astoria Driving Experiences provide guests with a premier supercar driving experience that gives each guest the thrill of driving a Ferrari 458 Italia, McLaren MP4-12C, Porsche GT3, Lamborghini Huracan, and Lamborghini Gallardo. World-class professional racecar driver Didier Theys returns as the Americas Driving Director, in addition to two new award-winning Driving Directors in Europe and UAE – Vanina Ickx and Eric Van De Poele, respectively.
“Expanding the Waldorf Astoria Driving Experiences in 2015 is a great next step in bringing truly unforgettable moments to travelers all around the world,” said John T.A. Vanderslice, global head, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts. “Car lovers will relish the opportunity to drive these cars the way they were meant to be driven – on the open road and in the most stunning locales around the world.”
“Waldorf Astoria has curated some of the most powerful automobiles from the most storied luxury performance brands on the market today,” said Didier Theys. “With a little coaching and advice, drivers of all skill levels can have a memorable day behind the wheel.”