190 miles of classic driving

Great Escape Cars Welsh Triangle road trip

Join us and frighten the wildlife on our Great Escape Welsh Triangle road trip.  This is our longest rally with the most demanding roads - definitely one for the drivers.  This 190 mile route gives you around 7 hours on some superlative A, B and minor roads in five different classic cars from our fleet - click here to view the cars for this road trip

Places are limited to just 12 per event and cost £279 for drivers and to inlcude a passenger its £399.  The route runs out to the Welsh Borders via Ludlow, on to Pen Y Bont, Llandridnod Wells, Builth Wells, Brecon and back via Abergavenny and the Malvern Hills. The roads and scenery are spectacular.  Due to the length of the route we stop for lunch at a good quality cafe in Pen Y Bont.  


A light breakfast is provided on arrival and the price also includes lunch, fuel, insurance and full event support during the day. The Welsh Triangle road trip typically lasts for up to 10 hours with an 8.30am start. 

Book now for 2017- call 01527 893733 or visit our Gift Shop. 


Date Day Status
15th March Thursday Places Available
5th April Thursday Places Available
24th April Tuesday Places Available
7th June Thursday Places Available
28th June Thursday Places Available
14th July Saturday Places Available
19th July Thursday Places Available
7th August Tuesday Places Available
2nd October Tuesday Places Available


 Classic Car Buyer magazine wrote a two page review of our Cotswolds rally concluding "The whole day was well organised...Great Escape has a fine concept on its hands and I hope the company does more of them.  It's the perfect present for any petrol head."



Including insurance, fuel, light breakfast, lunch and the chance to drive at least 5 cars

Based on 2 drivers per car.


Driver + Passenger

Including insurance, fuel, light breakfast, lunch and the chance to drive at least 5 cars

Based on 1 driver per car.


Virtually anyone aged 25 to 75 can drive on a Great Escape rally.  For insurance restrictions and Terms & Conditions click on the Prices page and follow the links.

You can book online through our Online Shop or call 01527 893733. We can also arrange local overnight accommodation at special rates.

The Cars

The 5 cars below are planned to be on the rally but may vary - additional cars are based on numbers and are selected based on feedback from everyone attending. Due to the nature of the roads and the length of the route this rally is all about a mix of drivers' cars.

Jencots49 Great Escape Cars Series 2 Jaguar E Type coupe
Jensen Interceptor E Type 4.2 coupe
Great Escape Classic Car Hire Break for the Border Rally Jaguar E Type convertible Great Escape Classic Car Hire Ford Capri for self drive rental in the Cotswolds
Jaguar E Type Ford Capri 280
HMC Healey MkIV on the Welsh Triangle road trip 2017  
HMC Healey  

The Welsh Triangle road trip is limited to 12 people and up to 6 cars. The cars above have been reserved for this rally but as with all classic cars there is no guarantee they will be available on the day. If this should happen Great Escape Cars reserves the right to substitute any of the cars above with another classic car from our fleet. We do our absolute utmost to provide the best available cars on each of our rallies.