The fastest form of entertainment in Indianapolis is behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car. Every racecar driver wants to win at the Brickyard and you can feel what it’s like with Richard Petty Driving Experience at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Come out and challenge your friends and family on the track at speeds of up to 160 MPH during your next visit to Indianapolis.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway is a 2.5 mile oval located in Indianapolis, IN. It is home to the famed “Indianapolis 500” and “Brickyard 400.”
RIDE-ALONG EXPERIENCES: Generally our Ride-Along Experience is offered between 9am to 4pm on days we are on track at most locations. Check out the track schedule here. Before heading to the track call 1.800.237.3889 to confirm dates/times.
Reservations are not required for Ride-Alongs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, except during special events and Race Rides during NASCAR event weekends. Ride-Alongs, given in the form of gift cards, do not expire and are non-refundable. Click here to purchase a Ride-Along today!
Effective 9/28/12 all driving experiences at Indianapolis Motor Speedway will utilize right seat instructor format.
*Note: A King’s Experience at Indianapolis Motor Speedway consist of 16 laps over 2 sessions. The Experience of a Lifetime at Indianapolis Motor Speedway consist of 24 laps over 3 sessions.
QUESTIONS? Want to know our age requirements, rain policy, or what to wear to the track? Click here for answers to our most Frequently Asked Questions.
3-lap high speed Ride-Along in a NASCAR race car
Our most popular program! Get in the driver’s seat of NASCAR race car for 8 laps. (BRISTOL/ MARTINSVILLE 12 laps)
Step up to the next driving program with 18 laps in a race car. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS/ TALLADEGA 16 laps; BRISTOL/ MARTINSVILLE 24 laps)
EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME
Your hands are on the wheel of a NASCAR race car for 30 adrenaline pumping laps. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS/ TALLADEGA 24 laps)
Get behind the wheel for 50 intense laps with our custom Racing Experience program. (BRISTOL 70 laps)
Track News & Info
Richard Petty Driving Experience Announces Right Seat Instruction Format
10/9/2012 12:00:00 AM
Now you can drive faster...faster!... Read full article
Richard Petty Driving Experience Announces "Can't Drive a Manual? No Problem!"
8/29/2011 12:00:00 AM
Operation of a manual transmission no longer a requirement... Read full article
Richard Petty Driving Experience Launches All-New Website
11/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
DrivePetty.com brings the excitement of the track to user's online experience... Read full article