Prince Harry Marks the Start of Construction for the Silverstone Experience

Silverstone Experience

Prince Harry has today visited Silverstone Circuit which is home to one of Mather & Co’s newest projects. Marking the start of construction for the Silverstone Experience the Prince gave the green light flicking the switch on the Formula One lights.

Whilst touring the site Harry, who is Patron of the new experience, explained his excitement about the project.

“When it opens in fourteen months’ time, it will tell the story of Silverstone, the history of British motor racing and the pivotal role which Great Britain plays in motorsport today.

“The Silverstone Experience will be a fascinating and exhilarating visitor attraction, based here at the home of British Motor Racing,” he said.

Silverstone Experience

“I am sure that it will help to engage children in engineering by making that all important connection between their text books and the excitement and thrills of motorsport.

“I am delighted to announce the start of the construction phase of the project – and look forward to returning in 2019 to open the Silverstone Experience,” the Prince added

Read more about today’s visit here