Released: on March 4, 2013


March 2, 2013, OAKVILLE, ON CANADA - North American Jaguar recently announced the 2013 season for its Performance Driving Academy; a performance geared driving course for Jaguar enthusiasts and racers. The basic course is free for Jaguar XFR, XFR-S, XKR, XKR-S and XJ Supersport owners, while the advanced course costs $2495 and allows all drivers the opportunity to practice their skills in some of the latest most advanced models.

A great day out for any Jaguar fanatic, the Jaguar Performance Driving Academy provides drivers with the opportunity live out every boy racer's dream; with a full day of test racing, learning about the latest models and honing in their driving skills. Designed to help drivers realize the full potential of vehicles such as the supercharged XFR, XKR and XJ Supersport; and providing them with the skills and techniques to experience them in a safe and controlled environment.

The night before the course guests are invited to a welcome reception to settle in before the fun begins. The next morning the drivers begin their orientation and the day's driving activities in the most Jaguar car models. Participants are taught valuable skills and lessons that can be applied to everyday driving and help increase their confidence and awareness behind the wheel. A range of driving activities is included; such as laps at speed following racing lines, corner entry and exit strategies and braking in a straight line.

"We're thrilled to be offering another season of our Jaguar Performance Driving Academy," said the President of Jaguar Land Rover North America, Andy Goss. "With the recent introduction of the Jaguar XFR-S and the upcoming launch of the F-TYPE, the brand continues its lineage of high performance vehicles, and the Performance Driving Academy allows customers and enthusiasts to enjoy the full potential and power of these vehicles in an exhilarating and educational manner."

The course consists of a two-tiered instruction plan and is tailored to the specific abilities of the potential students, so no one driver will be in over their head and each can learn how to improve their skills.

If you are interested in test driving a Jaguar or joining the league of devout Jaguar owners by purchasing a new or used Jaguar, you can visit your local Canadian Jaguar dealer for the best deals and a range of Jaguar parts and Jaguar accessories. Budds's Imported Cars are a family run dealership with 40 years experience behind them and a passion for their vehicles. They can help you choose the right Jaguar for your needs; with a full inventory available from the Jaguar XJ to the Jaguar XF. Visit them today to find out what all the fuss is about and experience the thrill of driving one of these luxurious and elegant cars:
If you'd like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview please call the Budds' Imported Cars team at: (905) 845-1443 or e-mail:

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