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Richard Petty Driving Experience - CLOSED

Orlando, FL 28075
+1 407-939-0130
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Go Left ... Fast

A gift for my husband. Totally Awesome. He soon found out the difference from driving fast on the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2015
Susie M
Watertown, New York

Richard Petty Driving Experience is no longer there. Disney are building something else there at... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2015
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Drive or ride shotgun in a NASCAR race car at Disney World Speedway!Take command of the wheel and experience real speed first-hand by driving a NASCAR race car around the mile-long, tri-oval racetrack! You're in for the thrill of a lifetime as you test your driving skills during one of our 8, 18 or 30 lap programs.Looking to enjoy the ride from the passenger's seat? Experience real life racing excitement as you ride shotgun in a 2-seat NASCAR race car driven by one of our professional driving instructors during your 3-lap qualifying run. You'll quickly learn what it takes to compete in NASCAR as you reach speeds up to 140 MPH.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
7 May 2016
“Richard Petty Expierience, the worst expierience”
14 Mar 2016
“Husbands Dream Come True!”
Orlando, FL 28075
This attraction is at Walt Disney World
+1 407-939-0130
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

A gift for my husband. Totally Awesome. He soon found out the difference from driving fast on the interstate to watching racing on TV and saying "oh they probably won't let me go as fast as I want". LOL ... well by the time he...More

Thank Susie M
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Richard Petty Driving Experience is no longer there. Disney are building something else there at the moment

Thank jp2679
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Wow was this a lot of fun!!! Be ready for that last quick turn into pit lane at the end of your run. I left my stomach out on the track!

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you like high horsepower cars and breaking the speed limit then this is the place! I recommend the drive-it-yourself experience, but if that isn't for you then you can pay to have someone scare the wee out of you. Pretty easy to hit speeds...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Watched those NASCARS Races then go to Walt Disney World and drive one of those cars yourself on a real track at well over 100 mph. The better you drive the faster you can go up to about 150mph. Too bad they don't have a...More

Thank G_J_D_M
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Enjoyed this attraction when it was open. Sad news in the past few months, and it will be missed. Being replaced by a car park extension is not the best news

Thank OrlandoLee71
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Purchased base package for my husband for his 26th birthday. He had a great time and the school seems very complete.

Thank KatW1986
Reviewed 31 July 2015

I arranged for my 8 yr old son to ride shotgun in a NASCAR bad boy, and boy was it worth it . We book it for Daytona International Speedway the home of racing and what an experience. A great setting, a superb experience taking...More

Thank TravelBug1004
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I gave this as a surprise gift to my husband for his birthday. He is always talking about driving fast and if I had a car that went fast I could do this or that. Well I decided lets see what he can do if...More

Thank onebigfamily
Reviewed 9 July 2015

It is really fun and worth every cent if you just want to go really fast. The only bad point is by the time you did 30 or more laps, you are drenched in sweat. It never felt so good to need a shower!

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