Strap in, hold tight, and get ready to handle the tight turns of Richmond International Raceway at speeds of over 130 miles an hour. This blisteringly quick ¾ mile D-shaped oval is famous for its side-by-side racing and exciting atmosphere. Take full control of a 500-horsepower American-made stock car and push your skills and your guts to the limit. This exciting eight-lap package is perfect for the stock car fan who's looking to take the ride of a lifetime without breaking the bank. Follow the same racing line taken by legendary pro stock car drivers and experience what it's like to live life in the passing lane.
Arrive at the track and prepare yourself to master the racing line with the help of our seasoned race veterans. These die-hard racing instructors are ready to show you their insider's secrets to Richmond International Raceway and put you on the path to success. After your instruction, it's time to step into your genuine racing suit and helmet and prepare for takeoff in a stock car that has previously performed in actual NASCAR events. Test the limits of man and machine as you gain a deeper appreciation of the meaning of true power during your eight heart-pounding laps.
Hear the V8 engine roar as you power around Richmond 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 license. 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.
As a guideline to help you with your planning, the following dates have been tentatively scheduled for 2014:
March 28th & 29th
April 4th & 5th
May 9th & 10th
October 31st & November 1st
November 7th & 8th
- Arrival at Richmond International Raceway
- 60 Minutes Classroom Instruction
- Get Suited Up into Your Racing Gear
- Narrated Van Ride Around the Track to Show You the Racing Line
- Three Drill Practice Laps to Get You & the Car Warmed Up
- Eight High-Speed Race Laps