Race a Ferrari F430

From: $449   Region: Atlanta (View all 52 Atlanta experiences)

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Location(s):

Atlanta Motor Speedway; Hampton, GA

Availability:

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AM times are 8:00 AM & 10:00 AM
PM time is 1:00 PM

Cross another dream off the old bucket list! Buckle up and take the wheel of a Ferrari F430 as you race through the adrenaline-pumping road course at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
  • Test your driving skills on the Atlanta Motor Speedway's .9 mile infield road course, featuring two lightening fast straight-aways and challenging turns perfect for showcasing the handling of the Ferrari
  • Featured in Autoweek magazine and USA Today
  • Professional instructor will ride with you and provide helpful feedback and racing tips
  • Hit speeds over 100 MPH as you charge the curves and the straightaways at the Atlanta Motor Speedway infield road course!
  • Compare with our Race a Ferrari Italia experience


More detailed description >

Description:
Everyone dreams of getting behind the wheel of a Ferrari at some point in their lives. This is your chance to not only drive a Ferrari, but to race one!

Your day at the track will start with a technical briefing where your professional instructor will go over racing tips, proper driving position, steering techniques, braking and acceleration with powerful vehicles like the Ferrari F430, and how to find the optimum racing lines on the course.

Next, it's time to get behind the wheel a Ferrari F430 and unleash on the challenging Exotics course at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Ferrari F430: A true exotic performance car that goes 0 - 60 mph in 3.9 seconds and 0 to 100 mph in 8.6 seconds. The Ferrari F430 epitomizes power with a 4.3 liter V-8 engine combined with steering and suspension few other cars can match.

Ferrari / Lamborghini Combo package: For those of you who want it all, select the Ferrari & Lamborghini combo package and drive both the Ferrari 458 Italia and the Lamborghini LP560-4. This 12 Lap package includes 6 laps with each car. This is the ultimate driving experience giving you the chance to race two of the most legendary vehicles ever made.

The Infield Road Course at Atlanta Motor Speedway: The .9 mile road course is located inside the 1.54 mile quad-oval. This course features two straight-aways perfect for testing out the power and acceleration of the Ferrari, along with challenging curves to showcase the car's handling.

This layout allows drivers to rapidly accelerate to high speeds while testing the deft handling and braking characteristics of one of the world's most incredible supercars.

Get ready for the ultimate racing experience that you will never forget!



Key Info >

Essential Information:
Helmets will be provided.

Participants must be 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license.

Customers over 6'5" may have difficulty comfortably or safely driving these cars. If the racing instructor determines that you are unable to safely drive your selected vehicle, you will be given the opportunity to drive another car at the instructor's discretion.

Included in the cost of this experience is a $39 Driver Release Fee.

Photos and video of your experience are available for purchase at the track on the day of your experience.

Duration:
Experience lasts approximately 2-3 hours.

Maximum Participants:
1 driver per car.

Spectators:
We encourage you to bring family and friends to share the experience! Don't forget to bring a camera!

Weather Dependent:
Generally this experience will run rain or shine. The vehicles are equipped with safety systems to handle driving in any condition. In the event extreme weather conditions force your session to be cancelled, your experience provider will reschedule your experience.

What to Wear:
Comfortable clothing, socks, long pants and closed toed shoes; tennis shoes are recommended.

Booking Information:
For this experience, we recommend booking at least 1 month in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No refunds or exchanges are allowed once you have scheduled a date. For rescheduling more than 30 days prior to your scheduled experience date, a $75 fee will be charged. No cancellations or rescheduling may be made less than 30 days prior to your scheduled experience date.

Experience ID:
DRI-ATL-0026



View FAQ's >

  1. Do I need to know how to drive manual (stick shift) transmission?
    No. The vehicles used are all paddle shift equipped. Paddle shift allows the driver to change gears without taking his or her hands off the steering wheel. Paddles are located directly behind the steering wheel, and cars equipped with paddle shift do not have a clutch pedal. Also, drivers may choose to operate the vehicle in "automatic" mode.
  2. Are there any restrictions on who can do this experience?
    Participants must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver's license. Also, customers over 6'5" may have difficulty comfortably or safely driving these vehicles, which will be determined at your instructor's discretion.
  3. Do I need any prior racing experience?
    No experience is required.
  4. Will I be in the car alone while I am driving?
    No, you will be driving with a professional driving instructor in the passenger seat providing coaching and feedback.
  5. Will I be following a pace car while on the track?
    No, there will not be a pace car.  However, other participants will be on the track.
  6. Are snacks or refreshments available at the track?
    Yes, snacks and refreshments are available for purchase at the merchandise trailer at the track.
  7. What is the Driver's Release Fee?
    Included in the cost of this experience is a $35 Driver Release Fee which provides that the driver will not be responsible for most damage to the car resulting from an incident at the track. Only in the event that a driver intentionally or negligently fails to follow the clear instructions of the in-car instructor which leads to an incident or crash will the driver be responsible for damage to a vehicle.
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Customer Reviews:

  • Race a Ferrari F430

  • October 09, 2013

  • 3-half

  • Atlanta

"The experience was ok. The track did not give you the ability experience all the car had to offer. Would not do it again unless the course was longer with more straight always. Also, you aren't given the go ahead to really push the car."

  • Race a Ferrari F430

  • July 02, 2013

  • 4-half

  • Atlanta

"Would suggest cars no be moved under power or started until after video was finished playing. Could not hear audio. Also pricing is very high for photos and plaque was to generic for the money. "