GETTING driving tips from the elite drivers at Mercedes World is superb, if not embarrassing, experience.
They teach you how to tackle corners, when to brake - and how hard - and how to guide your absurdly powerful AMG around the test track at the old Brooklands course.
I've always found drifting extremely difficult, buy my instructor expertly coached me until I was skidding around the skid pad sideways. Sure, it was slow, but I finally cracked it.
Unfortunately, our efforts were all captured on the excellent new NextBase dashcam - and the PR guys thought if funny to compare our efforts with the experts.
I'm sure they slowed down our footage. Really, were we that bad?