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Richard Petty Driving Experience

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Address: 6022 Victory Lane, Orlando, FL 28075
Phone Number: 407 939 0130
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Activities: Driving
Description: Drive or ride shotgun in a NASCAR race car at Walt Disney World...
Drive or ride shotgun in a NASCAR race car at Walt 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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BEST BIRTHDAY FOR HUBBY

I gave this as a surprise gift to my husband for his birthday. He is always talking about driving fast and if I had a car that went fast I could do this or that. Well I decided... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I gave this as a surprise gift to my husband for his birthday. He is always talking about driving fast and if I had a car that went fast I could do this or that. Well I decided lets see what he can do if he was given the opportunity. He had a blast! This is a great fun day... More 

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SAINT PETERSBURG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

It is really fun and worth every cent if you just want to go really fast. The only bad point is by the time you did 30 or more laps, you are drenched in sweat. It never felt so good to need a shower!

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hants
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

this place is vey good and is the best that you will get to go in a race car and i go back soon when i can

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

My Fiance bought me a gift card for my birthday for the experience of a lifetime. I had done this a few years back and loved it. We misplaced the card when it came time to schedule a track. We had the receipt and letter. They would not honor it. Richard is a great guy met him several times. He... More 

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

fantastic day out i went with my cousin and he had the experience of a lifetime, come away with life long memories of this day.

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Glen Burnie, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Getting to the track was a bit of a pain, GPS kept sending us in circles. Once we got there, there was a little bit of a wait (15 minutes) until the class started, which spouses could sit in on. Once he got behind the wheel, he had lots of fun, except his instructor kept him slower than the person... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Ever had mother in law in your car? Well here she sits next to you. Safety? More like "go right", "go left" and "don't break" (before corners). Eight laps is very short time to sort out interpersonal chemistry. I thought this would be the fastest I ever drove (of course!). In fact Italian highway is faster.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I drove at the Vegas track, and had an awesome time. The staff were brilliant and the whole program went great. Anybody who is into NASCAR will have an amazing time!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

First, I was not the driver! They had professional race car drivers. The thought of getting in the car was intimidating at first, but the driver was great. He explained the process and talked other things to keep it fun, but stayed focused as he drove around the track at speeds well over 100 miles per hour. I think driver's... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I know what goes on here. The same company that owns the Exotic Driving Experience owns the RPDE. They practice the same unsafe styles. A man recently lost his life here because of it. The cars they use are from the mid to early 2000s and are BAD. Cracked frames and roll cages everywhere. Cover ups galore. They will lie... More 

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Additional Information about Richard Petty Driving Experience

Address: 6022 Victory Lane, Orlando, FL 28075
Phone Number: 407 939 0130
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando>  > Walt Disney World Resort
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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