Roll the dice in Las Vegas and feel the adrenaline rush behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car. The nightlife on the Las Vegas Strip may be legendary, but when the sun is up the action is always at Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s top attraction, Richard Petty Driving Experience. There is no better way to complete your trip to Las Vegas than to challenge your friends and family on the track at speeds of up to 155 MPH.
Las Vegas Motor Speedway, located approximately 15 miles from “The Strip” in Las Vegas, NV, is a 1.5 mile tri-oval. It hosts a number of racing series including the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Nationwide Series.
RIDE-ALONG EXPERIENCES: At Las Vegas Motor Speedway generally our Ride-Along Experience is offered between 9am to 1pm on most days we are on track except for dates listed below. Check out our track schedule here. Before heading to the track call 1.800.237.3889 to confirm dates/times. Ride-Alongs are available on a first come, first serve basis.
Reservations are not required for Ride-Alongs at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, except during special events, the Las Vegas Ride Tour 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!
JUNIOR RIDE-ALONGS @ LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY: Offered during the same times as our regular Ride-Alongs, Junior Ride-Alongs are only $59 and are for children between the ages of 6 and 13 years old and at least 48 inches in height. Enjoy the thrills and excitement of riding shotgun in a race car driven around the track by a professional instructor! Junior Ride-Alongs are available for purchase at the track or online from our Ride-Along page .
DRIVING EXPERIENCES: Driving Experiences require reservations and can be purchased by clicking on the desired Experience button below. Effective 9/7/12 all driving experiences at Las Vegas Motor Speedway will utilize right seat instructor format.
AMERICAN MUSCLE CAR CHALLENGE - DRIVING EXPERIENCES: This program takes place on a test track environment and has four modules, each designed to demonstrate the specific performance characteristics of the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 and Ford Mustang Shelby GT500. Reservations are required. For more program information click here or to book select the Muscle Car Challenge button below. Operation of a manual transmission is required to drive the GT500. Starting August 23, 2013 those unable to operate a manual will drive an automatic GT350.>
TRANSPORTATION: The Las Vegas Ride Tour and Las Vegas Rookie Tour include transportation from The Strip to Las Vegas Motor Speedway and back.
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
LAS VEGAS RIDE TOUR
Going to Vegas? Try a 3-lap high speed Ride-Along in a NASCAR race car. Includes transportation from/to The Strip.
MUSCLE CAR CHALLENGE
AMCC takes place on a test track designed to demonstrate the specific performance characteristics of the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 and Ford Mustang Shelby GT500.
Our most popular program! Get in the driver’s seat of NASCAR race car for 8 laps.
Drive a NASCAR race car for 8 laps at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Includes transportation from/to The Strip.
Step up to the next driving program with 18 laps in a race car. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS 16 laps)
EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME
Your hands are on the wheel of a NASCAR race car for 30 adrenaline pumping laps. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS 24 laps)
Get behind the wheel for 50 intense laps with our custom Racing Experience program.
Track News & Info
Bring Out the Petty in Anyone this Holiday Season
11/20/2013 12:00:00 AM
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Richard Petty Driving Experience Announces 2-for-1 Drive Special for Members of the Military
5/24/2013 12:00:00 AM
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American Muscle Car Challenge test track driving experience debuts this spring in Vegas & Charlotte
3/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
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Richard Petty Fantasy Racing Camp returns to Las Vegas in March 2013
12/27/2012 12:00:00 AM
The ultimate experience for racing enthusiasts adds all-new element: American Muscle Car Challenge... Read full article