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Chicagoland Speedway

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Address: 500 Speedway Boulevard, Joliet, IL 60433
Phone Number: 815 722 5500
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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The races are only one of the attractions to Chicagoland Speedway. Between races you can drive NASCAR race cars and tour the race track.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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New Lenox, Illinois
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New Lenox, Illinois
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

The races are only one of the attractions to Chicagoland Speedway. Between races you can drive NASCAR race cars and tour the race track.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

For racing fans who want to see all the top stars in action without the excess travel and expense, this is the place to go. Its a large facility spread over a huge area with everything you want in a track experience. Most food and beverage vendors are set up under the bleachers in temporary style. Not much for looks... More 

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Mokena, Illinois
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Do it for the racing. If ya can, book a ride with a pro or take a spin by yourself. It's a blast - an absolute blast

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Romeoville, Illinois
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Best thing to Experience! It is a high-speed racing venue where visitors can drive or ride along in an authentic NASCAR vehicle. It is called the Richard Petty Driving Experience! I have never gone so fast!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Nice track. Easy to see cars from pit area. Great views and upfront close Nascar experience. I would go back!

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Schaumburg
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Speedway ultra friendly and allows within reason food items as long as not in bottles!!!Layout is great but should work on more routes exiting the track.Had there version of a big screen but not thois year.REALLY NEED A JUMBOTRON OR SOMETHING NEAR IT TO SEE REPLAYS

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Lockport, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The Demolition Derby's are fun for everyone from 1 to 101, just remember ear plugs for the kids and those with sensitive ears. For those of us that remember Santa Fe, U.S. 30 & the like,,,it's a tease,a small reminder of the past. For those who are new to the track, it's pure, clean, loud FUN!! There is tailgating b4... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We were there for a fun run, so we never actually went in the stadium, but outside the facility was nice, clean and well maintained. I have run at another similar venue, and the course was so poorly maintained, I was concerned I would twist my ankle or worse. This course was primarily paved, with some gravel pats, but the... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Love traveling to the Chicagoland Speedway, great track and large concourse area with food vendors. The truck hauler area is always busy and has all the top driver's merchandise for sale. Parking is in a grass field just outside the track and an easy walk towards the track with gravel and pave roads.

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Channahon, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I have been going to this track every race since the first green flag. You get an experience like no other. Now with NASCAR it is the first race to the championship, what more can you ask for in the mid west. You have so much to see and choose from before the race, Never a dull moment.

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