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Mario Andretti Racing Experience

6025 Victory Ln SW, Concord, NC 28027-2616
+1 877-722-3527
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Driving Like A Kid in an Open Wheel Race Car

I was totally mesmerized by the open cockpit and the rush and experience differential that this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wayne O
Worth every penny

Driving an awesome race track! Driving speeds unattainable anywhere else! Pictures that can be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Todd P
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"Driver of the Century" Mario Andretti brings you Mario Andretti Racing Experience. You can drive a Full-Size Open Wheel Indy Style Race Car, or ride along in a 2-seater on 11 of the nation's premiere speedways! Dreams come true at Mario Andretti Racing Experience. Following a Drivers Meeting with Crew Chief, training and instruction you get behind the wheel and drive by yourself. There's no lead car to follow, no instructor rides with you. Mario Andretti Racing Experience is "World's Fastest Driving Experience" and compares to no other racing experience.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible22%
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“bucket list” (3 reviews)
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6025 Victory Ln SW, Concord, NC 28027-2616
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was totally mesmerized by the open cockpit and the rush and experience differential that this brings to driving at Charlotte Motor Speedway......Lowes , whatever,,,,hahaha... What a different and fantastic way to drive vs the Stock Cars of Nascar

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving an awesome race track! Driving speeds unattainable anywhere else! Pictures that can be discussed for years! They did a great job and emphasized safety.

Thank Todd P
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

My review is for NHMS in Loudon NH. I've done 3 or 4 of these "racing experiences" with various companies, so I feel I have some experience that I can leverage to provide a fair review. Let me start by stating that I did this...More

Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Wow....finally happened for my husband. Purchased this experience in 2016 for my husband's birthday (March). With 2 cancels (rain and overbooking at the Loudon, NH location),we were pushed into 2017. Nice enough they threw in an video package. 2017, the day came and he got...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

My wife, dad and I went there this past weekend and I am still very angry about my experience. My wife bought the driving experience for 8 mins on the track behind the wheel of an indy car. 4-5 of which, was spent behind two...More

5  Thank scboy138
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Zero for those who plan ahead. Gave my wife a gift certificate, we chose a weekend and booked it with a confirmation. We then booked flight (note: non-refundable) and a hotel with miles (note: non-refundable). A month later Racing Experience calls and says they cancelled...More

2  Thank Ed B
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Received as a birthday gift and can cross off the bucket list. Everything about this experience at Talladega was fantastic. Even the instructions from Clint during the drivers meeting! Weather was perfect and they have this down to a science. I would recommend the 8...More

Thank bevov
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

I did the Andretti Racing Experience at Dover International Speedway in August 2016. I elected for the ride along instead of driving myself. What an absolute thrill. They are very organized and professional. As part of the ride along I was fitted with a race...More

Thank Ken M
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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We purchased a gift certificate from Dale Jarrett racing and then he sold the company to Mario Andretti. We revue end less driving time and had to repay for pictures and the video. I think they bob stole money. Horrible pictures, no signs to hold...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Absolute rip off. DO NOT PURCHASE THIS EXPERIENCE! You honestly get 3 maybe 4 full laps but you only get 1 at top speed. They start your time as soon as you get rolling in the pit and after 3 laps had me on the...More

4  Thank usamikeroberts
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8 December 2016|
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
I had a great experience and felt very safe. I observed their protocols while waiting to get in the car and they definitely are safety conscious.
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