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Nascar Racing Experience

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Welcome to NASCAR Racing Experience! It's as real as it gets! You can drive a real NASCAR race car or go for a NASCAR Ride Along. Following a Drivers Meeting with Crew Chief, training and instruction You get behind the wheel of a real NASCAR race...more
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6025 Victory Ln SW, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC 28027-2616
+1 704-886-2400
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

This is my third time doing the NASCAR Experience at the Charlotte NC Motor Speedway (although it was previously known as The Richard Petty Experience). The NASCAR experience purchased the Petty Experience last year so they are one in the same now. This review is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank r0brudd
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

I went with family, two family members had already booked. I booked on the day, was more expensive than online. Unfortunately for us, rain delayed us. We were put in a large garage with a few seats. We had to wait for a few hours....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mr_smith_1977
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I received a ride along as a gift from my daughter for Christmas. I arrived on Saturday, 4/28/2018 at 10:45 for my 11:00 ride along. It seemed to be poorly organized, not very good directions on where to go and after waiting in line for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank ntoffolon
NASCARRaceExp, Manager at Nascar Racing Experience, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2018

We are so sorry to hear about your experience. I would like to discuss this with you. At your earliest convenience, please contact our Customer Service and Sales Center @ 704-886-2412 and ask for Deana. I look forward to hearing from you!

Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

This was my birthday present from my daughter and it was a blast. I did the 3 lap ride along, my driver got to 170 mph and it was a adrenaline rush. The crew was very friendly and made the one hour wait pleasant. I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Last year we drove one of Richard Petty's Cars at Daytona and it was a great experience. We reached laps of 167 MPH. The way Richard Petty had it set up you could get a discount if you decided to drive again. We were looking...More

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank jksmaxim
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

The family purchased the EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME for my father. It is a bit pricey but with sound of the experience and how happy we knew it would make him we felt it would be great. Dad raced in NASCAR back in the late...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank SHANE L
Reviewed October 1, 2017

For those of you repeat Richard Petty Driving Experience drivers that are used to going fast with a right seat instructor coaching you, I need to warn you of the changes in their racing program since they were recently acquired by NASCAR Racing Experience. I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
6  Thank GarryW936
Reviewed September 24, 2017

I received this as a gift for Father's Day from my wife. It was scheduled for September 2017 at Texas motor speedway. This was much more than I ever expected it would be and one of the best experiences by far. The complete process was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Clyde C
Reviewed August 9, 2017

I gave this to my husband for Fathers Day and his birthday. He had the Qualifier package. We went and enjoyed the safety video. The guy over the class was very nice. He answered questions and then told us what to expect. My husband has...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank danamc01
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Amazing time. Absolutely so much fun to drive a NASCAR on a NASCAR track! Staff were professional and on point. Pros: Staff is top notch. Safety was clearly defined and rules were fair. So much fun. I was hitting the 5k rev limiter all the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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September 25, 2017|
Response from Wayne O | Reviewed this property |
They have let me go faster in the second part. Yes. I have done it 4 times in the last couple years. Wayne
Matthew T
July 21, 2017|
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Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can bring your family and there is a great area to watch. In fact you can stay together right until you drive. There were many many families there on the day I drove. Great atmosphere lots of picture taking and a... More