Stock Car Ride Along
Auto Club Speedway; Fontana, CA
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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.
Experience the rush of high-speed NASCAR racing at Auto Club Speedway as a professional driver takes you for the ride of your life in a 600 horsepower stock car!
- Ride in full-size stock cars - the same type of cars you see racing around the track by drivers like Jeff Gordon and Dale Jr.
- Ride as a passenger with a professional driver at the wheel hitting speeds up to 160 mph
- Experience 3 or 6 laps of excitement
- To actually drive the car yourself, check out our Drive a Stock Car experience!
Suit up in a real racing suit, strap on a helmet, and buckle up for the ride of your life on a real NASCAR track.
Sitting next to a professional driver, watch the track fly by as you hit speeds up to 160 MPH on this unforgettable ride.
Participants must be a minimum of 5'0'' and 100 lbs in order to participate, and a maximum of 6'5" and 275 lbs.
Participants must also be in good overall physical condition.
If under 18 years old, a parental consent form must be signed at the track.
We recommend you bring snacks and drinks to enjoy while you are at the track.
Some seating is provided, however, we recommend bringing lawn chairs to guarantee a seat for any spectators.
3 or 6 lap packages; time at the track is approximately 2 - 3 hours.
1 per car
We encourage friends and family to join you, and they may bring a camera to capture your experience! Limited seating is provided, so we recommend bringing lawn chairs to guarantee a seat for any spectators.
This experience is weather dependent. ALWAYS contact your experience provider in advance, especially if inclement weather is predicted! If inclement weather causes cancellation of your experience, you will be given the option to reschedule for another available date or be issued a gift card that you can use for rescheduling at your convenience; both of these options will be carried out DIRECTLY with NASCAR Racing Experience. A refund will NOT be issued due to rain-outs.
What to Wear:
Wear your own comfortable, casual clothing, suitable for seasonal climates. A driving suit will be provided at the track, which you will wear over your own clothing. Please wear close-toed shoes; tennis shoes are recommended. Sandals, flip-flops and heels are NOT permitted.
For this experience, we recommend booking at least 30 days in advance.
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. 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.
What kind of cars will I be riding in?
You will be riding in real, 600 horsepower Sprint Cup race cars, driven by all-time driving greats such as Jeff Gordon, Jimmy Johnson, Kevin Harvick, and Dale Jr.
How long will this experience take?
The total experience (including registration, safety orientation, complimentary on-track van ride for participants and spectators, and the ride along itself) typically takes no more than 2 hours. However, the exact length of your experience depends on how many other participants are scheduled for the Indy car ride along on your particular booked date and time.
What is the age requirement?
There is no age requirement. However, all participants must be at least 5'0'' and 100 lbs. Any participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult, who must give written consent.
Are there any physical requirements or restrictions?
Participants must be a minimum of 5'0'' and 100 lbs in order to participate, a maximum of 6'5" and 275 lbs, and must also be in good overall physical condition. Participants will be required to climb through a 15'' x 30'' window, that sits 36'' off the ground (with minimal assistance).
Do I need to bring racing gear?
No. The driving school will provide you with racing gear, including a driving suit and helmet. If you have your own gear that you would like to use, you are welcome to bring it for possible use, but it will be subject to inspection and approval for use by the Track Operator. Gear will be available for you at the track, should you not be approved to use your own.
What is the policy on rain?
If your experience is canceled due to inclement weather, the driving school will contact you and either immediately reschedule you for another available date, or issue you a gift card that you can use to later reschedule at your convenience. A refund will not be issued due to rain-outs.
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.
Why should I buy this experience from Cloud 9 Living?
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