NASCAR Ride Along

From: $130   

Location(s):

Kentucky Speedway - Sparta, KY

Availability:

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AM times are typically 9:00, 10:00 or 11:00

PM times are typically 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 or 4:00

* 2017 dates to be announced

Get ready to experience the thrills of NASCAR racing like you never have before as you take a ride in a real 500 horsepower Sprint Cup NASCAR stock car around the Kentucky Speedway!

 

  • Ride in full size, Sprint Cup stock cars that have been raced by NASCAR legends like Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, and Dale Jr.
  • Hit speeds up to 160 MPH!
  • Helmets provided
  • To Actually Drive The Car Yourself, Check Out the Drive a Stock Car Experience!


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Description:

Hold on to your helmet, it’s time for the ride of your life! Climb into the passenger seat of a real NASCAR stock car, and let a professional driver get you closer to the action than ever before!

You will hit real racing speeds up to 160 MPH on this adrenaline pumping thrill ride in a 500 horsepower Sprint Cup style stock car!

Choose between 3 or 6 laps around the legendary Kentucky Speedway, and with 107,000 grandstand seats available, there’s plenty of space for your friends and family to watch you circle the track.

About the Kentucky Speedway
Kentucky Speedway showcases the best in stock car racing on a 1.5-mile, asphalt, tri-oval track. The speedway has 14-degree banking in the turns and a 1,600-foot backstretch guaranteed to give you the ride of a lifetime, so hold on tight!



Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • Participants must be in good overall physical condition, no taller than 6'7" and weigh no more than 280 pounds
  • There is no age limit to ride, however for safety reasons it is required that participants are a minimum height of 5'0" and weigh at least 100 pounds
  • Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who must give written consent
  • Feel free to bring snacks and drinks to enjoy while you are at the track

Duration:
3 or 6 lap packages; time at the track is approximately 2 - 3 hours

Maximum Participants:
1 person per car

Spectators:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions and closed-toe shoes. Please note, boots are not allowed. A driving suit and helmet will be provided.

Weather Dependent:
This experience is weather dependent, however, the experience may run in the rain. In the event the experience is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will reschedule directly with our experience provider at no additional cost. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.

What to Wear:
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for weather conditions and closed-toe shoes. Please note, boots are not allowed. A driving suit and helmet will be provided.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 30 days in advance.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living'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. If you need to reschedule, you have up until 30 days prior to your reservation to make changes for a $50 administrative fee. Once you are within 30 days of the event, you are then locked in to that date and time and no changes can be made.

Experience ID:
DRI-LOU-0001



View FAQ's >

  1. What is the age requirement?
    There is no age limit to ride, however for safety reasons a minimum height of 5'0" and a weight of 100 pounds is required. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who must give written consent.
  2. Are there any physical requirements or restrictions?
    Participants must be in good physical condition, be between 5' - 6'7" tall, weigh between 100 - 280 pounds and able to climb through a 15'' x 30'' window that sits 36'' off the ground (with minimal assistance).
  3. Do I need a driver's license?
    No, a driver's license is not required for the ride along. However, please have a valid photo ID handy for registration purposes at the track on the day of your experience.
  4. What kind of cars will I be riding in?
    Real Sprint Cup style race cars driven by the likes of Jeff Gordon, Jimmy Johnson, Kevin Harvick, and Dale Jr. and other professional NASCAR drivers.
  5. Can I pick the car I ride in?
    No, due to maintaining the track operations schedule, the car for your ride along will be assigned to you based on availability at the time of your ride along. They also match up the best car for you based on your height and weight.
  6. How long will this experience take?
    The total experience typically takes no more than 2 hours. However, the exact length of your experience depends on how many other participants are scheduled for the stock car ride along on your particular booked date and time.
  7. What is the policy on rain?
    If your experience is canceled due to inclement weather, the racing school will contact you and either immediately reschedule you for another available date or issue you a gift card that you can use to reschedule at a later date. A refund will not be issued due to rain-outs.

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