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Richard Petty Driving Experience

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Address: 1301 Harry Byrd Hwy, Darlington, SC 29532-3517
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 Darlington Raceway!

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I have had fast cars all my life. This was the first time on a race track riding then driving a nascar racecar. I must say the second lap with the professional driver into turn... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 May 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I have had fast cars all my life. This was the first time on a race track riding then driving a nascar racecar. I must say the second lap with the professional driver into turn one had me bracing myself, he did not slow down until half way in turn. Amazing the g force and how car handles so well.... More 

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Darlington, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

If you love Nascar, then you must come to the museum. Located on 151 in front of the track. You can also buy your tickets here! We have a lovely gift shop, with variety of racing items, fan wear and post cards. I think there is a small price for the museum. Inside see the cars, learn more about each... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

So much fun. If you like rollercoasters, you'll love this! Liked that I could buy a dvd of my experience too.

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2012

It was well organized, safety was of prime importance and they want you to have a life changing experience.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2011

This was my third ridealong I've done with Richard Petty Driving experience. I did Atlanta 2 years ago, Talladega last year, and did Darlington in May of this year. Wow, Darlington was such a rush! The staff at RPDE have been great at each of my experiences, and the crew at Darlington was no exception. They don't herd you around... More 

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