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Richard Petty Driving Experience

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Address: Hwy 35 Rt 1, Sparta, KY 41086-0015
Phone Number: +1 800-237-3889
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Get behind the wheel in one of our 8 – 80 lap driving programs or...

Get behind the wheel in one of our 8 – 80 lap driving programs or Ride-Along shotgun for 3 high-speed laps at over 20 tracks nationwide – including Kentucky Speedway!

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The Richard Petty Driving Experience Makes for a Fun Day at Kentucky Speedway!

The Richard Petty Driving Experience is a fun venue for the driver & friends who are watching. We had a blast!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 May 2016
gadgetguy11
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Kentucky
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

was ok but car colours were not good and the track was hard surface and t rained and we got wet and there was no Arby's nearby

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Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

The Richard Petty Driving Experience is a fun venue for the driver & friends who are watching. We had a blast!

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Thank gadgetguy11
Holland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Purchased a ride along for my husband and he LOVED it. He would have liked to be able to go more than 3 laps..

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Thank Aikmanfan08
cincinnati
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

had a ball there going for a ride in race cars one of these days I will go back for a drive ,, very nice

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1 Thank Jeff T
Vevay, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

Just ok. Glad the experience was a Groupon purchase as we felt it is not worth the price. The cars were older than expected.

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1 Thank thetravelinggirl2014
Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2013

My husband and I drove real Nascar cars at+ 130mph (he was beyond 140mph)! Although we are not car race fans, he suggested to celebrate my birthday by getting into helmets and racing cars and I loved every second of it! This is not a tourist spot-there will be no hot dogs, no drinks, the loo is 300 yards away... More 

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2 Thank Monica S
Peoria, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013

I am not at all a race fan, but I still had fun! Everyone was very nice, helpful, and patient. My brother gave a Driving Experience to my son for his birthday (he's 17). He also gave the whole family a Ride-along. As we entered the speedway, we loved that we got to drive under the race track (through a... More 

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3 Thank JuwelAnn
Southwest Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2012

Where else can you drive a car at 140 mph and get away with it !!! Great Time. Will go again for the price

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