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Richard Petty Driving Experience - CLOSED

Orlando, FL 28075
+1 407-939-0130
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Fun fun and more fun

As a once in a lifetime experience the really rates way up top. This was an anniversary gift for... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2014
San Francisco, California
Once in A Lifetime Experience

This was a huge treat. I mean when can you actually drive a real NASCAR car. Ok, so my son and I... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2014
West Palm Beach, Florida
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Drive or ride shotgun in a NASCAR race car at Disney World Speedway!Take command of the wheel and experience real speed first-hand by driving a NASCAR race car around the mile-long, tri-oval racetrack! You're in for the thrill of a lifetime as you test your driving skills during one of our 8, 18 or 30 lap programs.Looking to enjoy the ride from the passenger's seat? Experience real life racing excitement as you ride shotgun in a 2-seat NASCAR race car driven by one of our professional driving instructors during your 3-lap qualifying run. You'll quickly learn what it takes to compete in NASCAR as you reach speeds up to 140 MPH.
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Orlando, FL 28075
This attraction is at Walt Disney World
+1 407-939-0130
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Reviewed 15 March 2014

As a once in a lifetime experience the really rates way up top. This was an anniversary gift for hubby. We where really impressed by the staff . It was a wonderful experience 8 laps of pure goodness for ol ' folks. We went the...More

1  Thank nerdtude
Reviewed 12 March 2014

This was a huge treat. I mean when can you actually drive a real NASCAR car. Ok, so my son and I didn't drive, we did the ride along, but it was enough for me. But a teaser for my son. This was a cool...More

2  Thank Travel_Experta
Reviewed 11 March 2014

The place is very well organized, the people are very nice and kind! It´s a very different and great experience!

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 22 February 2014

My kids always worry about what to get the old man who has everything for Christmas. My daughter talked them into the NASCAR ride along at the WDW Speedway and I couldn't be happier that she did. I will agree with some of the previous...More

2  Thank RetiredWorldTraveler
Reviewed 15 January 2014

This was the first time I did this. Second time in VegasI saw this a while back and thought I have to try it sometime. Days of Thunder. Olden arcade games. Beforehand I thought that whilst I may go quick, it might be a little...More

4  Thank Carlos_Yabrudy
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Although there were certain aspects of our driving experience that was very good, we did encounter some very disappointing issues during our time with the Richard Petty Driving Experience in Daytona. I emailed them, but to date I have not heard any response. I would...More

7  Thank Jonathan Y
Reviewed 22 December 2013

The experience was great but the service could have been better. After the ride, I barely got to take a pic probably because they wanted to sell theirs. Even though, after the ride, no one told me what to do with the equipment like the...More

3  Thank simwbwlp2013
Reviewed 14 December 2013

We had a lot of fun at the Exotic driving experience in Orlando. The kids got to ride in a Nascar type race car for 3 laps. Then my boyfriend got to drive 2 exotic cars for 10 laps. It was a lot of fun,...More

Thank Donna L
Reviewed 12 December 2013

The Rookie Tour is basically you at the wheel of a 600 HP Nascar Race car w/ an experienced driver in the seat next to you and he guides and makes sure that you don't kill yourself during the 8 laps that you're allowed to...More

2  Thank Valery S
Reviewed 5 December 2013

the richard petty ride along experence is really fun if you did not do it before it is a great thing to experence to ride in a real nascar race car

Thank adam s
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