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Big thrills

What a blast. Got to drive a 600 horsepower car at 140 miles per hour on the tri-oval Charlotte... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Concord, North Carolina

Quite an experience. Staff is friendly and experience was awesome!!! Drive with a race-car driver... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
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Get behind the wheel in one of our 8 – 80 lap driving programs or Ride-Along shotgun for 3 high-speed laps at over 20 tracks nationwide – including Charlotte Motor Speedway!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC 28027-4600
+1 800-237-3889
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

What a blast. Got to drive a 600 horsepower car at 140 miles per hour on the tri-oval Charlotte Speedway. One of the biggest thrills of my life.

Thank 370vincent
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Quite an experience. Staff is friendly and experience was awesome!!! Drive with a race-car driver and experience the thrills!!

Thank jnmswanson
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I've done one of the experiences before at Ky Speedway run by a different organization. It was an exciting time, but it was no comparison to this. Organized from the beginning to the end. The one hour classroom instruction is very useful, even if you...More

1  Thank showstang
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Gave Ride Along Experience to Two Granddaughters and Daughter-in-law. They enjoyed the Ride Along, very exciting...BUT although made 1:00 booking time and arrived one hour early was given a bracelet with number. They were told to wait until number called before getting in line. At...More

2  Thank 783terryt
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

I read the one terrible review before writing this and some things said there are true. You are going to get upgrade suggestions and need to expect some waiting. But the feeling you get after driving on the race track cannot be beat. The 8...More

2  Thank Frederick P
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Like most other reviewers, I had an awesome time. I'll concentrate on the details. 1. Booking by internet - very simple. Check the website at different times; looks like they run specials of about $100-200 off every few months. I got the 8 minute rookie...More

3  Thank NATOPatsFan
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

My daughter bought me the 3 lap ride along for my 70th birthday, and wow this was fun. I am a speed fan and this was on my bucket list. I rode in the 88 Dale Jr Nationwide car, and it was crazy fast. My...More

1  Thank James G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I received the ride along experience as a birthday day gift and the gift was well worth it. The email sign in and information was helpful. Locating the entrance gate was a challenge due to it being on the back of the track. Then once...More

Thank MDT2001
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Expensive but worth it. My wife got to ride around a Nascar track and I got to drive. A truly exciting experience. I could hear the instructor very clearly in my helmet coaching me through the best line on the track and telling me when...More

1  Thank 961daleh
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Bough the Rookie experience for my fiance for Christmas because he has always wanted to drive a race car. I was surprised by how big the group was, he was almost at the bottom of the list and we had to wait nearly 2 hours...More

1  Thank teagankimble
Management response:Responded 30 March 2017

We apologize for the wait at the track and we do greatly appreciate your patience. We are thrilled that you and your husband enjoyed your experiences. As a past driver, your husband is automatically an Experience Rewards Member. We hope that you guys will visit...More

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Julio Z
6 March 2017|
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It has been a couple years since I visited. They have two options. One is to drive the auto by yourself. Second, ride as a passanger with a driver which will obtain a faster speed. I drove which included a safety class... More
Jose A
8 October 2015|
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Around $100.00 but packages go up from there. They have group rates. Call and they will work it out for you