Las Vegas Motor Speedway - Races Tracks - Richard Petty Driving Experience

Las Vegas, NV

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!

TEENS RIDE FOR $29: When a parent/guardian purchases a Ride-Along Experience, their Teenager (ages 14-19) can participate in a Ride-Along Experience as well for $29 (plus tax where applicable). Teen Rides must be purchased At Track. Some restrictions apply.
Experiences at Las Vegas Motor Speedway include complimentary round-trip transportation from the Las Vegas Strip. Click here for pickup locations and information.

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 or to book your Challenge click here to visit

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.

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



3 Laps

3-lap high speed Ride-Along in a NASCAR race car



3 Laps

Going to Vegas? Try a 3-lap high speed Ride-Along in a NASCAR race car. Includes transportation from/to The Strip.



8 Laps

Get in the driver’s seat for our 8 lap Rookie Experience on Sundays at Las Vegas and save big!



8 Laps

Our most popular program! Get in the driver’s seat of NASCAR race car for 8 laps.



18 Laps

Step up to the next driving program with 18 laps in a race car. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS 16 laps)



30 Laps

Your hands are on the wheel of a NASCAR race car for 30 adrenaline pumping laps. (DAYTONA/ INDIANAPOLIS 24 laps)



50 Laps

Get behind the wheel for 50 intense laps with our custom Racing Experience program.

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.


Track News & Info

Petty Holdings Announces 2015 Track Dates for Driving Experiences, Launches Seasonal Passes

10/13/2014 12:00:00 AM
Save over $2,000!... Read full article

RPDE to Offer Complimentary Round-Trip Transportation from the Las Vegas Strip Beginning Sept. 3rd

8/21/2014 12:00:00 AM
You don’t have to drive before you DRIVE!!... Read full article

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