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Great Escape Classic Car Hire

Feckenham, England
+44 1527 893733
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Smooth organisation and an interesting variety of cars.

We were booked on a driving day that included a drive in 5 different cars and a tour of the Morgan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Colin V
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Caterham, United Kingdom
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I am a really down to earth guy. But when I got behind the wheel of an open topped E-type car my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Trevor C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were booked on a driving day that included a drive in 5 different cars and a tour of the Morgan car factory. All of the cars performed well with no dramas. The route instructions provided very few problems and the tour took in some...More

Thank Colin V
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gje99, Owner at Great Escape Classic Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Many thanks for taking the time to post this review. I’m really pleased you enjoyed the day - it is genuinely what it’s all about for us.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a really down to earth guy. But when I got behind the wheel of an open topped E-type car my whole persona changed, I was like a boy having the best birthday and Christmas present ever rolled into one. When traveling through some...More

1  Thank Trevor C
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gje99, Owner at Great Escape Classic Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review. It's great to hear about your experience, it really matters to us and I'm glad we could be part of it. Best wishes, Graham Eason

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently did this road trip. We were lucky to have such a warm sunny day, that really added to the great days driving. My husband got to drive a MK2 Jag a classic mini and an XJS. There was coffee and...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

My Brother and I bought our Dad the Jaguar driving day as a 65th Birthday present. We searched for some time to find the right experience day as we didn't want a 5 minute jaunt on a track in a heavily restricted car for him....More

1  Thank Graham H
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Our kids bought the Break for the Borders package for their dads birthday treat. We were blessed with great weather and he got to drive 6 cars including the E type convertible which we were happily allowed to have the roof down - dream come...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

This was a long planned & much anticipated day out having first booked for early April and then re-scheduled for September to allow for availability of my navigator (accommodating partner). The organisation, route and support from the organisers was exemplary. Everything went to plan throughout...More

Thank smartdesigns
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gje99, Manager at Great Escape Classic Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Naturally I was concerned to read your commentd about the Capri brakes and e type running and to respond. The Capri has, by design, poor brakes. This car is very popular and checked constantly - the brakes do work...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

A very professional web site offers advice and tips regarding the vehicles available for hire. The reality is different. Poor product! poor service! The speedy and efficient resolution of a complaint is an advert for a Company not an indictment. This was a failure on...More

6  Thank Robin M
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gje99, Manager at Great Escape Classic Car Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Naturally I am sorry to read your comments. I am also sorry that by not meeting the demands of your complaint you have decided to express your opinion here. We do our best to address complaints and, as a small company, to provide a good...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This was a 50th birthday present and I chose the Welsh Borders day. There were 3 cars, E Type V12 coupe, HMC Healey and Capri 280. There is no doubt that these are tired cars and the level of maintenance is disappointing. If I owned...More

Thank Andrew C
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

My family clubbed together to buy me a 50th Birthday present to remember as they know I am a classic car enthusiast. The V12 Dilemma was a 2 day car hire with a Convertible S3 E-type Jaguar on day 1 and a Convertible Jaguar XJS...More

5  Thank SacredH
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Jaguar Driving Day ' Break for the Border' is brilliant. Good mix of cars esp. The E type(!). Well looked after by Dave and Pete who added to the day and organised it well inc. a good lunch! Able to enjoy no less than 6...More

Thank Sue W
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