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Kenny Wallace Dirt Track Experience: WIlmot, WI 8/26/2018

If you want to drive a real dirt race car around a real race track, you will most likely really... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
ken j
Chicago, Illinois
Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience

This was a lot of fun! I have been around both open wheel & late model dirt cars for years. More... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Loren V
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you want to drive a real dirt race car around a real race track, you will most likely really enjoy the Kenny Wallace Dirt Track Experience! My two friends and I all had a positive and memorable experience. The cars are retired from competition...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This was a lot of fun! I have been around both open wheel & late model dirt cars for years. More recently, my company sponsors a regional late model touring series. This was a chance for me to get a feel and better understanding what...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Loren V
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Can't really rate because I did not get to drive today at Carolina Speedway in Gastonia, NC. After 2 1/2 hrs in the heat, neither of the 2 late models they brought would run. Both were broke with no parts to fix. This will be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FrankieandRobin C
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Kenny Wallace Driving Experience The Experience Sprint Car Sign in was easy, but pushing the insurance for an additional cost (was not disclosed during online sign-up) left me really questioning the honesty of KWDE. Classroom “training” was nothing short of disappointing and offered no driving...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jason L
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Plymouth Speedway..... I work on a winged sprint car every week for this track and finally got the opportunity to drive one! Worth every bit of $99.00 for the ten laps. When I came off the track the only thought was MORE LAPS !!! Thank...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Brian C
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Amazing time. Track was horrible (Plymouth Speedway - I don't think they prepared it at all) however I now have a HUGE appreciation for what these drivers do on Saturday nights. It was amazing to just be ON the track seeing what they see (even...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jordan w
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I drove a late model for 10 Laps at Georgetown Speedway, in Georgetown, DE. The staff was great, and very helpful. The spotter would guide me through each lap and turns, and give guidance for improvements as I drove around the track which made significant...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Brooks J
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

I have done several racing experiences but this one was by far the best! I drove the late model and it was a blast. I recommend doing a ride along first to make the most of it. That definitely helped me feel a little more...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Chuck P
Reviewed March 6, 2017

I took my fiance here as a 40th Birthday surprise and we had a ball. The instructor was very thorough and friendly. He made sure we felt comfortable asking questions so we were prepared before heading on the track. My guy was too big to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Cherey90
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The folks were very helpful and provided exactly what I expected. I would highly recommend this for anyone wanting to try dirt racing.

Date of experience: October 2016
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jeff n
January 2, 2017|
Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
No, it's a direct drive transmission....just gotta be able to shift from low gear to high gear with a clutch. Once you are in high gear, that's all you need.