We use cookies to optimise your experience on Travelzoo. By using our website, you are agreeing to allow this. For more information, see our Privacy & Cookie Policy »

  1. Chicago
  2. $64 -- Race Car Thrill Ride at Chicagoland Track, Reg. $130
Deal Cart (0)
Updating Deal Cart
Order Total
Proceed to Payment
Your deal cart is empty. When you add a deal, it will appear here. Updating Deal Cart

$64 -- Race Car Thrill Ride at Chicagoland Track, Reg. $130

Sold out - This deal was published November 15, 2013 and sold out December 15, 2013.
By Amanda Retzer
Scratch one off the bucket list with this experience that gives racing enthusiasts a chance to drive or ride in an Indy-style race car or NASCAR race car.

Why we love it

  • Hit the pavement at Chicagoland Speedway in your choice of vehicle
  • Strap into a real NASCAR race car or an open-cockpit Indy-style race car
  • Valid for all race dates through November 2015 -- the next set begins May 8
  • Choose between a three-hour driving experience or a three-lap ride-along

When

Nov. 23, 2013 - Nov. 15, 2015; select dates

Where

Mario Andretti Racing Experience & NASCAR Racing Experience
Multiple locations
(See Map)

What's included

  • Option 1: For $64 (reg. $130), ride as a passenger for three laps with a professional driving instructor in a two-seater at Chicagoland Speedway
  • Sit in the passenger seat as the race car reaches top speeds
  • Option 2: For $199 (reg. $400), drive the Indy-style or NASCAR race car yourself during a five-minute timed racing session
  • 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 experience 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
  • More dates will be added; see website schedule to review dates
  • Note: For any questions on future dates and availability, click here for Mario Andretti Racing Experience (Indy-style race car) or here for NASCAR Racing Experience (NASCAR race car).

The fine print

Redeem 24 hours after purchase. Valid for any race dates through Nov. 15, 2015. More dates will be added; see website schedule to review dates. Call NASCAR Racing Experience/Mario Andretti Racing Experience or visit the website with any questions on future dates and availability. Valid only for option purchased. Book early as dates will fill up quickly. Reservations required; subject to availability, weather and track conditions. Make reservation online; follow specific instruction on voucher. All sales final. No refunds or exchanges. Behind-the-wheel: Must be 18 years or older with valid driver's license. Drivers must be at least 5 feet tall and 100 lbs. and under 300 lbs. and under 6'7". Ride-along: Riders must be at least 5 feet tall and 100 pounds. Parental consent is required for persons younger than 18 years old.

See all terms
$64   $130
51% off | 64 bought
Travelzoo deal by
Mario Andretti Racing Experience & NASCAR Racing Experience
92% Enjoyed Mario Andretti Racing Experience & NASCAR Racing Experience
92% (13 ratings)
Sold out at
1:59 a.m. CT on Dec. 15
Travelzoo Customer Service

1-877-665-0000

M – F, 9am – 9pm ET

Like this deal? Share it with your friends

Mario Andretti: Chicagoland Speedway, 500 Speedway Blvd.
Joliet, IL 60433
Tel: 877-722-3527
NASCAR: Chicagoland Speedway, 500 Speedway Blvd.
Joliet, IL 60433
Tel: 877-722-3527

We are now transferring you...

We are now directing you to {0} where you can purchase today’s Travelzoo Local Deal directly.

OK | Cancel

This Travelzoo Local Deal at Mario Andretti Racing Experience & NASCAR Racing Experience sold out at 1:59 a.m. CT on Dec. 15 when 64 vouchers were purchased.

Never miss a Chicago Local Deal again! Sign up to receive Local Deal alerts via email.

  • Your Email:
  • Postcode: