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Richard Petty Driving Experience

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Address: 5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord, NC 28027
Phone Number: 800-237-3889
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: Get behind the wheel in one of our 8 – 80 lap driving programs or...
Get behind the wheel in one of our 8 – 80 lap driving programs or Ride-Along shotgun for 3 high-speed laps at over 20 tracks nationwide – including Charlotte Motor Speedway!
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A race fans dream

I had a great time here and totally recommend it. Whether you want to do a ride-along or to drive, this is a great experience.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I had a great time here and totally recommend it. Whether you want to do a ride-along or to drive, this is a great experience.

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Stoney Creek
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

3 laps around $149. Little expensive but worth it .pictures and in car video can be purchased at an extra cost

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Most excitement I have ever had with my clothes on!!! Going down the straight-aways and into the turns is adrenaline plus. Put the helmet and fire suit on, climb in the window and buckle up. Now comes the first turn then the first straight-away and your off at a crazy pace. Can't wait until company visits and want to do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

The staff notified us that their might be bad weather and we r happy to assist to reschedule. The ride along was fabulous and such an amazing experience my boyfriend can only say "off the chain". The video didn't record so instead of refunding the difference he was given another ride along!

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I did the 3 lap driving experience... It was fabulous! My driver didn't hold back and we flew around the track. It was a really cool thing to do... there were no queues, the staff were friendly and there is an option to buy in car footage of the ride. I smiled for many days afterwards! On a side note...... More 

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New Lenox, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Our son took us to this experience. My husband loved it and I think I screamed all the way around the track. If you haven't done this…you need to. Things are way different on the track than sitting in the stands. Exhilarating!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a two part review. The experience and the Customer Service. Customer Service - I gave the Rookie Driving experience as a gift to my son for his 30th birthday who happens to be 6'10. The Sale representative was awesome and worked with the track manager to make sure there was a car that my son could drive. This... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

If you have the opportunity to do this, DO IT. Expensive but worth the money. Be prepared to spend the better part of the day at the track. Had the F1 car 162 mph first time ever driving a race car and first time ever driving on a track. Awesome experience.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My husband and I are pretty competitive when it comes to driving! This was an awesome experience. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We both drove cars. 8 laps is not enough when you include the warm up and cool down laps. We'll definitely be driving again and probably the longer drive experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The Richard Petty Driving Experience is awesome! I have done it twice! It is expensive, but it is a lot of fun!

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Address: Address: 5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord, NC 28027
Phone Number: 800-237-3889
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Concord

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