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$199 -- Drive a Real NASCAR Race Car at Charlotte Speedway

Sold out - This deal was published February 13, 2013 and sold out February 23, 2013.
$199 -- Drive a Real NASCAR Race Car at Charlotte Speedway
By Travelzoo Staff
Travelzoo subscribers can drive or ride in a real NASCAR race car and save 50% or more on regular prices. Choose between a three-hour experience that puts you behind the wheel or a three-lap ride-along with a professional racing instructor.

Why we love it

  • Drive or ride in a real NASCAR race car at Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • For $199 (reg. $400), get behind the wheel on your own and circle the track for 5 minutes
  • Drivers also meet with the crew chief and take home a souvenir license
  • Or for $64, climb into the passenger seat next to a professional racing instructor for a 3-lap race
  • Valid for all race dates which start in early March

When

Feb. 12, 2013 - Feb. 14, 2015

Where

NASCAR Racing Experience
Charlotte Motor Speedway
5555 Concord Parkway South
Concord, NC 28027
(See Map)
Tel: 877-RACE-LAP

What's included

  • Option 1: For $199, drive the NASCAR race car yourself during a five-minute timed racing session at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It's just you and the competition as there is no lead car to follow, no instructor riding with you and passing is allowed. This three-hour NASCAR Racing Experience normally costs $400 and includes meeting with the crew chief, driver's fee, training, instruction, racing equipment and in-car radio communication with your spotter. Upon completion, receive a graduate certificate noting your top speed and a souvenir racing license.
  • Option 2: For $64, ride shotgun during a three-lap ride with a professional driving instructor. Sit in the passenger seat as the race car reaches speeds of up to 170 miles per hour during the NASCAR Ride Along Experience, which regularly costs $130.
  • Valid for any race dates. Currently scheduled dates include: March 2-3, 15-16; April 25-27; May 9-11; June 7-8, 21-22; July 19-20, 26-27; Aug. 3; Sept. 6-7; Oct. 18-20; Nov. 8-9; Dec. 13-15. More dates will be added; see website schedule to review dates. Call NASCAR Racing Experience with any questions on future dates and availability.

The fine print

Valid for any race dates. Vouchers can be redeemed 24 hours after purchase. Reservations are required. Drivers must be at least 5 feet tall and 100 pounds and under 300 pounds and 6 feet 7 inches tall. Riders must be at least 5 feet tall and 100 pounds. Drivers must be 18 years old or older with a valid driver's license. For riders under 18 years old, parental consent is required. Reservations are subject to availability, weather and track conditions. See below for full terms and conditions.

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$199   $400
50% off | 47 bought
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NASCAR Racing Experience
90% Enjoyed NASCAR Racing Experience
90% (10 ratings)
Sold out at
10:59 p.m. CT on Feb. 23
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Charlotte Motor Speedway, 5555 Concord Parkway South
Concord, NC 28027
Tel: 877-RACE-LAP

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