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  • Drive a Nissan GT-R

Race a Nissan GT-R

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Embrace your inner racecar driver with this opportunity to race the Nissan GT-R, Japan's legendary supercar.

  • Push the limits of a 530 horsepower, Nissan GT-R that goes 0-60 MPH in 3.2 seconds as you tackle the turns and heart-pumping straightaways of the Auto Club Speedway Exotics Road Course
  • You'll start your day with a brief classroom session covering track dynamics, safety, and tips on driving a supercar like the GT-R
  • Professional instructor will provide you helpful racing tips and techniques
  • Experience why the Nissan GT-R has taken the exotic car world by storm!
  • To drive 4 different cars, check out the Ultimate Exotic Car Racing experience!

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About this Experience

  • Embrace your inner racecar driver with this opportunity to race the Nissan GT-R, Japan's legendary supercar.

    • Push the limits of a 530 horsepower, Nissan GT-R that goes 0-60 MPH in 3.2 seconds as you tackle the turns and heart-pumping straightaways of the Auto Club Speedway Exotics Road Course
    • You'll start your day with a brief classroom session covering track dynamics, safety, and tips on driving a supercar like the GT-R
    • Professional instructor will provide you helpful racing tips and techniques
    • Experience why the Nissan GT-R has taken the exotic car world by storm!
    • To drive 4 different cars, check out the Ultimate Exotic Car Racing experience!

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  • The Nissan GT-R is one of the most famous advanced supercars and you have the opportunity to drive it around a racetrack!

    The GT-R is powered by a 3.8 liter twin turbocharged V6 engine that generates 530 horsepower and is matched with the world's most sophisticated all wheel drive system.

    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 Nissan GT-R. You will also learn how to find the optimum racing lines on the course.

    Next you'll be taken on 2 discovery laps riding as a passenger in a Porsche Cayenne with a professional driver showing you how to optimize your laps on the track.

    Then you'll get behind the wheel of the Nissan GT-R and unleash on the Auto Club Speedway Exotics Road Course.

    Auto Club Speedway Exotics Road Course: The Exotics Road Courseis located at the Auto Club Speedway, a track where on any given weekend you may find many of the world's fastest drivers. This 1.2 mile course is fast, fun, and exciting! With 8 turns and an 1600 foot high speed straight-away, this is the perfect track to experience the power and handling of the Nissan GT-R.

    Nissan GT-R / Lamborghini Combo packages: For those of you who want it all, select one of our Nissan GT-R /Lamborghini Gallardo LP550 combo packages and drive both the Nissan GT-R and the Lamborghini Gallardo LP550. This is the ultimate driving experience giving you the chance to race two of the most legendary vehicles ever made.

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

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  • Essential Information

    • Helmets will be provided
    • Participants must be 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license
    • Insurance is included in the cost of the experience
    • Participants will be required to sign a liability waiver upon arrival at the track
    • All vehicles are equipped with on-board video systems to capture your driving experience, which can be purchased at the track for $79

    Duration

    Experience lasts approximately 2-3 hours.

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    Maximum Participants

    1 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 us to cancel the session, your experience provider will reschedule your experience with you.

    What To Wear

    Comfortable clothing and closed toed shoes, tennis shoes are recommended.

    Booking Information

    For this experience, we recommend booking at least 15 days 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, no exchanges are allowed. However, you may reschedule your experience up to 15 days prior to your booked date.

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    DRI-SBA-0025

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    1. What happens if it rains?
      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 us to cancel the session, your experience provider will reschedule your experience with you.
    2. What are the requirements to drive?
      Drivers must have a valid driver's license and be at least 18 years old.
    3. Do I need to know how to drive a manual transmission?
      No. The vehicles are all Paddle Shift. They can all be driven in Automatic.
    4. Is there a height or weight restriction?
      Yes, please contact us if the participant weighs over 260 pounds or is 6'3" tall. We will advise you on what car to choose.
    5. Is an international drivers license acceptable?
      Yes. A valid drivers license issued by a government agency is acceptable.
    6. Do I need any previous racing experience?
      Absolutely not! This driving experience is open to anyone! No matter what your skills are behind the wheel, you can choose to go for a 5, 10 even 30 laps experience! You will of course follow the technical briefings and participate in the discovery laps with an instructor before you drive. Also you will always be accompanied by our professional driving instructor on your side. So relax and enjoy!
    7. I am a professional race car driver, can I drive alone?
      No, but we will make sure the professional driving instructors are aware of the fact so they give you more flexibility on the track.
    8. What can I expect when I get to the track?
      Prior to driving on the track, all racing participants are provided with detailed driving instruction in a classroom environment as well as 2 discovery laps in a Porsche Cayenne GTS done by a personal driving instructor. The participants are then introduced to their personal driving instructor who sits in the passenger seat while the driving experience begins. The instructor ensures that the drivers take full advantage of these powerful exotic vehicles, while operating in a safe environment. After your experience, you will receive a graduate certificate.
    9. What is the technical briefing all about?
      No matter what level of driving experience you have, it is required that you attend the technical briefing. In this briefing the professional instructors will communicate their direction and the mandatory driving and racing tips to use the sport cars safely. +Proper driving position +Steering technique +Car particularities-power-gearbox specifics +Mass transfers +Proper racing lines +Breaking and acceleration with powerful cars
    10. Can I come with friends and family?
      Guests are welcome. Your friends and family will be able to access the track (within the secured areas), take videos and pictures with panoramic views. Children are allowed. However it is recommend not to bring children under 24 months for obvious reasons of noise and security. Pets are not allowed on the tracks for security reasons unless that pet proves to provide health and/or physical aide.
    11. How long should I plan for the whole experience?
      Plan for a minimum of 2 hours. Plan for half a day if you are driving for more than 15 laps.
    12. Can we buy photos or a DVD of our experience?
      Professional photos are not available, however there is an in-car video available for purchase for $79.

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