Rookie Experience - Experiences - Richard Petty Driving Experience

EXPERIENCES


Rookie Experience

Cost: $449-$549 (prices vary by track)

A Driver Release Fee of $39 will be added at time of checkout.

Ready to drive a race car? Your hands are on the wheel, your foot is on the gas, and you're in the driver's seat for 8 laps over 1 session around the track in a 600 horsepower NASCAR race car.

EXPERIENCE VIDEO

Available at: Atlanta Motor Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Chicagoland Speedway, Daytona International Speedway, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Kansas Speedway, Kentucky Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Michigan International Speedway, New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Richmond International Raceway, 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!"

1 hour approximately -  Driving Experience - Participants will drive 8 laps in 1 session.

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.