LOCATION: Thompson, CT
They call this stock car driving experience - Super Race Day - and nothing describes it better. This is as authentic and as real as a stock car driving experience can get.
From the moment you walk through the gates at the famous Thompson International Speedway, you'll be living the pro NASCAR driver's dream. No need to pinch yourself, this is real, the butterflies in your stomach tell you that!
Once you're kitted out in your authentic racing suit, boots and helmet, it's into the pre-race driver's briefing. You'll learn the tricks of the trade from the experts and everything you need to know in order to handle the track and more importantly, the race proven stock car.
Then it's a full day of high speed driving on the edge. Imagine it now as, strapped in behind the wheel of your superpowered dream machine, you go hard on the gas and explode off the start line. With around 100 high speed rubber burning adrenaline fueled racing laps ahead. This is a stock car driving experience to remember for a lifetime - and then some!
Hear the V8 engine roar as you power around Thompson International Speedway and get a taste of what it is like to be a NASCAR racing driver. Feel the excitement of sitting behind the wheel and passing the other drivers on the track. All cars are actual race cars previously used in NASCAR Sprint Cup, NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour, NASCAR Nationwide Series, or Dodge Weekly Racing Series.
Drivers must be aged 18 years and over and have a valid driver's licence. All racing suits, helmets and safety equipment are provided.
This stock car experience takes place on pre-selected dates throughout the year however 2014 dates have yet to be confirmed.
While waiting for new dates to be confirmed, why not make someone's day with a gift certificate? Your gift recipient can choose their own date once the new schedule is available.
- Arrival at Thompson International Speedway
- 1 hours classroom instruction
- Get suited up into your racing gear
- Narrated van ride around the track to show you the racing line
- 3 drill practice laps to get you and the car warmed up
- Actual Race laps divided into three sessions
- Between sessions work with your instructor, talk to the crew and observe other drivers