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  • VXR Power Events

    VXR continues to be a key brand in the Vauxhall range. Whilst the VX Racing programme has finished, it is important we continue to interact with both VXR customers and prospects. As a result, we are pleased to announce the VXR Power Events for 2010.

    VXR Powers Events are new for 2010 and consist of a series of events to run throughout 2010.
    The calendar starts in April 2010 through August 2010.

    The VXR Power Event season will end with the finale of VXR Power Festival, which will take place at Silverstone during the August Bank Holiday weekend. Up to 4,000 people will have the opportunity to join some of the fastest Vauxhall’s ever produced. Events include circuit driving, 0-60 mph runs, quarter mile runs, show and shine, karting and much more. Full details will be announced in early 2010.

    VXR Track Days will run as part of the VXR Power Event season

    The VXR website (www.vxr.co.uk) will be updated with on Thursday 17th December to reflect the calendar shown below of VXR Power Events.

    Further details will then be added to the VXR website in late January. Full event details and ticket booking will go live in February 2010.

    VXR Power Events 2010 Calendar:

    Sprint Nights
    · 5 venues around the UK
    · Venues to be announced at the end of January
    · Activities include timed 0-60mph runs, quarter mile runs, timed autotest and BBQ
    · VXR owners will be able to use their own car and Vauxhall supplied cars
    · Evening sessions – 21st May, 25th June, 30th July, 20th August, 24th September

    Rollercoaster Challenge
    · Challenge to drive to and ride on all three of UK adrenaline rollercoasters (Thorpe Park, Alton Towers & Blackpool) in one day
    · Saturday 8th May

    Karting Challenge
    · 3 hour team endurance racing at premier UK karting events
    · Teams of 4 people to include a minimum of one VXR owner
    · The four fastest teams will go through to a final karting event at the VXR Power Festival
    · In addition, the four fastest drivers will quality for a separate final at the VXR Power Festival
    · 10th April – Manchester
    · 1st May – Thruxton
    · 5th May – Edinburgh
    · 3rd July – Buckmore, Kent

    Road Trip to Nurburgring
    · Camping and BBQ included
    · Track time will at owners cost
    · 14-15th August

    Le Mans
    · Camping area specific to VXR
    · Facilities, BBQ and entry tickets included
    · Estimated price of £75 for package
    · Owners to make their own way to venue
    · 12th-13th June

    ADAC Nurburgring 24 Hour
    · Join the OPC Team racing in the 24 hour Nurburgring event
    · Camping, BBQ and entry tickets included
    · Estimated price of £45 for package
    · 15th – 16th May

    VXR Track Day Experiences
    · Continuing the success of the 2009 VXR Track Days
    · 2010 days include Insignia VXR
    · More track time and new venues v’s 2009
    · 16th June – Knockhill
    · 22nd June – Anglesey
    · 14th July – Thruxton
    · 21st July – Snetterton
    · 28th July – Croft

    VXR Owners Only Track Evening Experiences
    · 8th June - Silverstone
    · 15th June – Knockhill
    · 21st July – Snetterton

    VXR Power Festival
    · End of season finale
    · To be held at Silverstone
    · 28th – 29th August (Bank Holiday weekend)
    · Up to 4,000 people will have the opportunity to join some of the fastest Vauxhall’s ever produce
    · Events include circuit driving, 0-60 mph runs, quarter mile runs, and karting

    Further details will then be added to the VXR website in late January. Full event details and ticket booking will go live in February 2010.

    Further details including full ticket pricing will be communicated to Retailer in 2010.
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    Further information from VX for the eligibility of cars for the events. We (VXdc) will be adding out 2010 events now we have the below dates confirmed.

    Sprint Nights
    Open to VXR & V8 Owners and they can bring a non owner with then to drive our VXR’s but not their own.
    Everyone will drive our VXR’s on the 0-60 and Autotest
    In addition VXR Owners will also have a chance to put their own cars up against each other

    Rollercoaster Challenge
    100 VXR’s & V8’s only with passenger

    Karting Challenge
    Endurance Race of Teams of 4 with Minimum 1 VXR /V8 owner in each team

    Road Trip to Nurburgring
    VXR and any Vauxhall Performance Models Owner and Passenger

    Le Mans
    VXR and any Vauxhall Performance Models Owner and Passenger

    ADAC Nurburgring 24 Hour
    VXR and any Vauxhall Performance Models Owner and Passenger

    VXR Track Day Experiences
    Open to everyone
    With additional VXR / V8 owner opportunities TBC

    VXR Owners Only Track Evening Experiences
    VXR / V8 Owners

    VXR Power Festival
    All with additional VXR / V8 owner opportunities TBC
    Last edited by Sheriff; 17 December 2009, 11:19 AM.
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      Prices all announced now
      http://www.vxrpowerevents.co.uk/

      Sprint Nights: powered by

      VXR Sprint Nights will be taking place at five venues around the UK. In one evening you can take part in a timed 0-60mph, quarter-mile challenge and learn how to autotest on an airfield site - the ultimate arena in which to test your skills!
      Vauxhall-supplied cars will be used for the events, and VXR owners will also have the chance to put their own cars to the test in the 0-60mph and quarter-mile challenge.

      Included in the ticket price is a running BBQ. Dates for your diary are below, with venues to be announced shortly.
      21st May
      25th June
      30th July
      20th August
      24th September
      Price: £15 per person

      Please note
      Open to VXR and V8 owners. These owners can bring a non-owner with them to drive our VXRs, but not their own.

      Everyone will drive our VXRs on the timed 0-60, quarter mile and autotest.
      VXR Owners will also have a chance to put their own cars up against each other.
      Rollercoaster Challenge: powered by

      Drive to and ride on all three of the UK's top adrenaline rollercoasters (Thorpe Park, Alton Towers and Blackpool) - all in one day! To add an extra dimension to the challenge, why not get your friends and family to sponsor you in aid of Help for Heroes, the charity for injured British servicemen and women?
      Included in the ticket price is fast-track entry and exclusive VXR parking for you and a friend at all three theme parks, plus an evening BBQ at the Blackpool finale.

      Dates for your diary:
      8th May
      Price: £20 per person (£10 refunded at Blackpool when all three rollercoaster rides have been completed)

      Please note
      Total places available: 100 VXRs and V8s only with passenger.
      Karting Challenge: powered by

      A three-hour team endurance race at one of four premier UK karting circuits, with a chance to qualify for our final karting event at the Silverstone-based VXR Power Festival in August.

      Teams of four people are required and each team should include a minimum of one VXR/V8 owner.

      Dates and venues are as follow:
      10th AprilManchester
      1st MayThruxton
      5th JuneEdinburgh
      3rd JulyBuckmore, Kent
      All venues offer both a.m. and p.m. sessions.
      The eight fastest teams will go through to a final karting event at the VXR Power Festival. In addition, the four fastest drivers will qualify for a separate final at the VXR Power Festival.
      Price: £60 per team of four people

      Road Trip to Nurburgring: powered by

      A chance to test your own car and driving skills on the famous Nordschleife Track. We will provide a road map to help you get there and a BBQ on site. Travel to track at owner's cost.

      Dates for your diary:
      To be announced
      Price: £10 per person, road map and BBQ included

      Please note
      Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models (owner and passenger).
      Le Mans: powered by

      Camping area and facilities exclusively for VXR, Saturday night BBQ, Sunday morning breakfast and entry tickets included. Travel to track at owner's cost.

      Dates for your diary:
      12th - 13th June
      Price: £75 per person
      A VXR-specific area will be available from 10am Thursday until 9pm Sunday. The VXR Team will be on hand during this time.

      Please note
      Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models (owner and passenger).
      ADAC Nurburgring 24 hour: powered by

      Join the OPC team racing in the 24-hour Nurburgring event.
      Camping area and facilities exclusively for VXR, Saturday night BBQ, Sunday morning breakfast and entry tickets included. Travel to track at owner's cost.

      Dates for your diary:
      15th - 16th May
      Price: £45 per person
      A VXR-specific area will be available from 10am Thursday until 9pm Sunday. The VXR Team will be on hand during this time.

      Please note
      Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models (owner and passenger).

      VXR Power Festival AT Silverstone:

      Join some of the fastest Vauxhalls ever produced in the end-of-season finale, featuring circuit driving, 0-60, 1/4 mile, Show and Shine, karting, music and much more driving-related excitement, including a chance to show us what your car can do.

      Dates for your diary:
      28th - 29th August
      Price: £15 per person entry, with additional pay-and-play tasks available on the day.

      Please note
      Open to everyone, with additional VXR/V8 owner opportunities to be confirmed.
      VXR Track Day Experience: powered by

      Continuing the success of the VXR track days, the 2010 programme introduces Insignia VXR and focuses on providing more track time for your money.

      A fabulous day out for you and your friends or a great gift for a guest to join you in a memorable day out. At £95 for a half-day session and complimentary BBQ you can't afford to miss this, so book your tickets as soon as you can - these days are sure to sell out quickly!

      Dates and venues:
      16th JuneKnockhill
      22nd JuneAnglesey
      14th JulyThruxton
      21st JulySnetterton
      28th JulyCroft
      Price: £95 per person

      Please note
      Open to everyone, with additional VXR/V8 owner opportunities to be confirmed.
      VXR Owners Only Track Evening Experience: powered by

      An extension of VXR track days but exclusive to VXR owners, this is an opportunity for owners to enjoy dedicated VXR track time, plus a BBQ and the chance to chat to our VXR Team.

      Dates and venues:
      8th JuneSilverstone
      15th JuneKnockhill
      21st JulySnetterton
      Price: £30 per person

      Please note
      Open to VXR and V8 owners only.
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      • #4
        Originally posted by Sheriff View Post
        Prices all announced now
        http://www.vxrpowerevents.co.uk/
        Join the OPC team racing in the 24-hour Nurburgring event.
        Camping area and facilities exclusively for VXR, Saturday night BBQ, Sunday morning breakfast and entry tickets included. Travel to track at owner's cost.

        Dates for your diary:
        15th - 16th May
        Price: £45 per person
        A VXR-specific area will be available from 10am Thursday until 9pm Sunday. The VXR Team will be on hand during this time.

        Please note
        Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models (owner and passenger).
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        • #5
          Originally posted by Sheriff View Post
          Prices all announced now
          http://www.vxrpowerevents.co.uk/

          Le Mans: powered by

          Camping area and facilities exclusively for VXR, Saturday night BBQ, Sunday morning breakfast and entry tickets included. Travel to track at owner's cost.

          Dates for your diary:
          12th - 13th June
          Price: £75 per person
          A VXR-specific area will be available from 10am Thursday until 9pm Sunday. The VXR Team will be on hand during this time.

          Please note
          Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models (owner and passenger).
          ADAC Nurburgring 24 hour: powered by
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          • #6
            Open to VXRs and any Vauxhall performance models
            Definition of "performance" is?

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