Advanced Racing Experience - Experiences - Richard Petty Driving Experience

Advanced Racing Experience

Cost: $3,499    

A Driver Release Fee of $39 will be added at time of checkout. Click here for details.

Are you ready to take your driving skills to the next level? The Advanced Racing Experience is designed for the die-hard racer. The "Experience of a Lifetime" or "Racing Experience" courses are pre-requisites for admission to this, the highest level driving experience. The greatly intensified personal instruction makes drivers who take this 40-lap program feel like they're getting ready to take on Richard Petty. Between your 4 driving sessions of 10 laps each, drivers will receive one-on-one feedback from the Pit Road Instructor, as well as additional instruction from the on-track driving instructor.

Available at: Atlanta Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Texas Motor Speedway

 



Itinerary

Personalized Itinerary

30 minutes before scheduled experience - Participants should arrive 30 minutes prior to their scheduled driving time for check-in and complete their Liability Waiver and Participant Information (Medical) Form.

5 minutes - Orientation and Video - Meet our staff and watch a short video featuring Richard Petty

20 minutes - Driving Instruction - Learn from your crew chief how to master the track driving line, acceleration / deceleration points.

25 minutes - Mechanical and Safety Instruction - Learn the details of the NASCAR race car including entry and exit, shifting pattern, safety devices and more.

10 minutes - Mandatory Driver’s Meeting - This is the time to go over final details, ask last minute questions and receive the driving order. Participants will have their photo(s) taken next to a NASCAR race car. Then hear those famous words in Motorsports, "Drivers Start Your Engines!"

2 hour approximately - Driving Experience - Participants will drive 40 laps over 4 sessions. In between the session participants will receive feedback from the instructors. This ensures that each subsequent session shows improvement in driving skill and takes you closer to meeting the top goal speed.

15 minutes - Closing Ceremony -
Participants will receive a Graduation Pack, including a detailed lap-time sheet showing each lap driven and an Graduation Certificate with name, date and estimated top goal speed reached"

This fee is in lieu of a "crash clause" requiring each participant to commit a certain amount that will be forfeited in the event of an incident/crash. RPDE provides that each driver who pays the $39 Driver Release Fee will not be responsible for most damage to the car resulting from an incident/crash at the track. Only in the event that a driver intentionally or negligently fails to follow instructions which leads to an incident/crash will RPDE seek financial recompense for resulting damage to the vehicle.

Experience Video