Speedy Fun in Finland – Try Extreme Driving on Snow and Ice

Press Release  •  Oct 28, 2013 11:01 GMT

Driving in Finland means extreme conditions, and on winter driving tracks, anyone can test their skills on slippery surfaces. Put the pedal to the metal in regular cars, rally racers and snow karts!

Formula 1 and Rally world champions like Kimi Räikkönen, Mika Häkkinen and Juha Kankkunen have all honed their skills in the extreme driving conditions of Finland.

In the white wilderness of Finnish Lapland, several companies offer winter driving experiences in various motor vehicles. Rides are fast, but expert personnel make sure safety is never compromised. Driving courses are often most fun in groups, but many programmes are available for singles, too.

Juha Kankkunen Driving Academy
, Kuusamo

Four times World Rally Champion Juha Kankkunen and his team of expert instructors will show you the knacks of winter driving on all levels. Dare you sit in a rally car with Juha himself driving at 200 km/h?

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Accommodation in Ruka-Kuusamo

Action Park, Saariselkä

Action Park in ski and holiday resort Saariselkä offers winter driving programmes, rally driving on snow and ice, as well as the guaranteed laughs of karting on curvy and hilly snow tracks.

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Accommodation in Saariselkä

Arctic Motor Park, Rovaniemi

Located next to Santa Claus village, Arctic Motor Park offers fun driving experiences in cars, karts, crawlers and snowmobiles on five different tracks. The company also runs Snow Rally Rings in nearby Vanttausjärvi.

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Accommodation in Rovaniemi


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Comments (2)

    This is a very well thought out site with very good content, I enjoyed reading it very much indeed. I’m certainly going to check out the sites you recommend.  Online Travel Agencies

    - online Travel Agencies - Nov 16, 2013 17:42 GMT

    Thanks for the feedback!

    - Henri Anundi / Visit Finland - Nov 18, 2013 08:02 GMT

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