Orlando (Walt Disney World Speedway) - Races Tracks - Richard Petty Driving Experience

Orlando, FL


Are you looking for the ultimate thrill ride during your next trip to Walt Disney World®? Complete your next Orlando vacation by driving or riding in a 600HP NASCAR race car. A racing experience with Richard Petty Driving Experience at Walt Disney World® Speedway is where grown-up dreams come true. There is no better memory of Orlando than roaring around the track at speeds of up to 120 MPH while your friends and family cheer you on from pit road.

Walt Disney World Speedway, located in Orlando, FL, is a 1 mile tri-oval. It was built in 1995 as a venue for the Izod IndyCar Series and is now the exclusive home to Richard Petty Driving Experience year-round. Gates open at 7:30AM.

DRIVING EXPERIENCES: Driving Experiences require reservations and can be purchased by clicking on the desired Experience button below. All driving experiences at RPDE@WDWS will utilize right seat instructor format. If you have a specific date in mind for one of our Driving Experiences and it isn't appearing in the calendar below, call 1.800.237.3889 and we may be able to accommodate your request.
RIDE-ALONG EXPERIENCES: All locations now offer reserved date/time Ride-Along experiences to ensure a better participant experience. Select the Ride-Along button below or Click here to reserve a Ride-Along today!
Also Ride-Alongs still may be purchased in a form of a gift card which can be used to reserve at a later date or via walk-up at track. All walk-ups are subject to availability and given on a first come first serve basis - make sure you call 1.800.237.3889 for non-reserved ride times before you head to the track. 

 To purchase a gift card click here!

JUNIOR RIDE-ALONGS @ WALT DISNEY WORLD SPEEDWAY: We now offers reserved date/time Junior Ride-Along experiences to ensure a better participant experience. Select the Junior Ride-Along button below or Click here to reserve a Junior Ride-Along today!
Also Junior Ride-Alongs still may be purchased in a form of a gift card which can be used to reserve at a later date or via walk-up at track. All walk-ups are subject to availability and given on a first come first serve basis - make sure you call 1.800.237.3889 for non-reserved ride times before you head to the track. 

 To purchase a gift card click here!

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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For Driving Experiences a Driver Release Fee of $39 will be added at time of checkout. Click here for details.

JUNIOR RIDE-ALONG

$59.00

3 Laps

Experience a 3-lap riding shotgun in a NASCAR race car at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Daytona International Speedway, Kansas Speedway and Walt Disney World® Speedway

RIDE-ALONG

$99.00

3 Laps

Experience a 3-lap high speed laps riding shotgun in a NASCAR race car!

ROOKIE EXPERIENCE

$449.00

8 Laps

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

KINGS EXPERIENCE

$849.00

18 Laps

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

EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME

$1,299.00

30 Laps

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

RACING EXPERIENCE

$2,599.00

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 Launches Inaugural Richard Petty Driving Experience Hall of Fame Contest

2/23/2015 12:00:00 AM
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2/2/2015 12:00:00 AM
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