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Richard Petty Driving Experience

1801 W International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1215
+1 407-939-0130
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Richard Petty Driving Experience at Daytona International Speedway
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Richard Petty Race Car Ride-Along Program at Daytona International Speedway
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1801 W International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1215
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"rookie experience"
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"bucket list"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My 20 year old daughter and both did the 3 lap Ride Along. Wow! What an experience coming roaring down pit road and seeing the 31 degree banked curve that looked more like a wall and in seconds you were on it. Everyone at the...More

Thank wmehammond
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I bought the popular package for my husband for his birthday. He is a huge Nascar fan and loved going around the track and learning what goes on behind the race car. He said it gave him a new appreciation for the sport!

Thank Amrit H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Christmas present from my wife, I think she was more excited than me. Got to do 8 laps and by the 7th had hit 170 MPH, I cannot fathom doing it for 500 miles, with 39 other cars around me. Amazing how far around the...More

Thank gordondavid
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome - thrilling- what a charge!!! You go fast - really fast - and it's so much fun!!! This is a really well oiled machine - extremely professionally organized - from the reservation online - to the confirming email - to the confirming phone call-...More

Thank ettravelgirl
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

My son and I did this yesterday. Was such a thrilling experience. The family got to accompany us to the infield to watch so make sure you have them take pictures and video. The g-force was incredible as you went around each corner reaching a...More

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Amazing they train you suit you and let you take the car out, You have radio contact at all time (which is very reassuring. Very professional highly skilled trainers

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Kind of disappointed with the way NASCAR has changed the experience. It is a lot more money and less track time. It was 8 laps and now it's 8 minutes and they limit the speed of the cars with a remote spotter. Having an instructor...More

2  Thank Greg H
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is at the Dayton International Speedway. The price is a bit high, but this is once in a lifetime event for you to do. So get this off your bucket list. :)

Thank Dean A
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a must for any race fan. Super cool experience have done it twice at Daytona and it was a blast both times. My most recent visit was in the early morning anf the track was foggy and wet. Was 2.5hrs before we got...More

1  Thank Adam R
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

Whether you're the ultimate in race car fans or in search of the next item to check off the bucket list, DO NOT MISS the Richard Petty Driving Experience at the Daytona International Speedway. FUN FUN FUN FUN and did I mention FUN!! Exhilarating start...More

Thank snshine123
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acox17
February 10, 2017|
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Response from Oakdale29 | Reviewed this property |
I think its about $89 - they give you a flash drive.
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marym41808
December 15, 2016|
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Response from Jbuggman | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to go into the pits and watch for no charge.
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caribbeanvacationer
July 12, 2016|
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Response from Amber P | Reviewed this property |
My son did the ride along but I did see a truck push off at the start as well.
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