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Richard Petty Driving Experience: Rookie Experience
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Get a taste of what NASCAR is really about! It's your hands on the wheel. It's your foot on the gas. Hop into the driver's seat of a 600 horsepower stock car and take it for 8 laps around the track. Ideal for NASCAR fans and thrill-seekers alike.
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After checking in, you'll participate in an hour-long introductory class, including instruction on the gauges and gadgets that make up the interior of the car. Each driver in the class will then strap into their own stock car and—following a professional instructor—complete eight laps around the Walt Disney World® Speedway. After everyone has had their turn, it's time for the closing ceremony, complete with a graduation packet, certificate, and lap time sheet.



Inclusions :
  • 1-hour introduction class
  • 8 laps around the track in a real stock car
  • Participation in the closing ceremony
  • Graduation packet
  • Certificate of completion
  • Lap time sheet

Duration:
2 1/2 hours, including instruction time

Available:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday; track does not operate on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and Easter Sunday

Start time and location:
8 AM, 9:30 AM, or 12:30 PM (January 1–December 31) at the Walt Disney World® Speedway

10 AM, 11:30 AM, or 2:30 PM (January 1–December 31) at the Walt Disney World® Speedway

Participant restrictions:
  • You must be at least 18 years of age
  • You must have a valid driver's license
  • You must have the ability to climb through a 30-inch by 15-inch window that is 36 inches from the ground
  • Please wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes, like sneakers.

    Note:
    Reservation confirmation is required. Please contact the Richard Petty Driving Experience at least five days prior to your arrival in Orlando.

    Please arrive at the Walt Disney World® Speedway at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the class on the day of your reservation. The Walt Disney World® Speedway is located on Magic Kingdom® property. All dates and hours of operation are subject to change without prior notice. All customers/participants are required to sign liability waivers before participating in this activity.
  • Redemption instructions

    After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
    1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
    2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
    3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.

    Exchange your voucher for activity:
    Reservation confirmation is required. You must contact Richard Petty Driving Experience to confirm your reservation date and time. Your spot is not guaranteed until you call. The customer service phone number will be listed on your printed voucher(s). Please arrive at the Walt Disney World® Speedway at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the class on the day of your reservation. Present your voucher(s) and photo identification upon arrival. The Walt Disney World® Speedway is located by the parking lot on Magic Kingdom® property.
    Terms and conditions

    All customers/participants are required to sign liability waivers before participating in this activity.

    Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 48 hours before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.