- This event has passed.
NASCAR Racing Experience at Myrtle Beach Speedway
May 2 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 31, 2017
Get a taste of racing with the NASCAR Racing Experience. Drive a REAL NASCAR race car for a timed racing session on one of the nations premier speedways by yourself! It’s the lowest priced driving experience offered to race fans. Includes Driver’s Meeting, Training & Instruction, Driving Experience plus Graduate Certificate with top speed. Ride Shotgun in a REAL Race Car! 3 High speed laps with one of our professional drivers! Pace Car Rides- Safe & Fun for all ages!
NASCAR Racing Experience Details- Questions and Answers.
You can drive a real NASCAR race car at NASCAR Racing Experience on the historical Myrtle Beach Speedway!
Q: What kind of race cars are these?
A: Real NASCAR race cars that have come straight from NASCAR teams including Dale Jr, Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson to name a few.
Q: How big is the racetrack?
A: Myrtle Beach Speedway is a 5/8th mile paved oval speedway. It’s a NASCAR sanctioned race track with historical NASCAR races. NASCAR favorites including Richard Petty, Michael Waltrip and Dale Jr have raced on Myrtle Beach Speedway.
Q: Where are you located?
A: On hi-way 501 beside Tanger Outlet Mall just a few miles from the beach.
455 Hospitality Ln, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
Q: How old do you have to be?
A: Drivers must be 18 years old or older. Under 18 must have parental consent to drive.
For NASCAR Ride Along or Pace Car Ride, any age with parental consent.
Q: What do I need to wear to drive?
A: Wear shorts and a t-shirt. You will be wearing a racing suit over your clothes. Wear closed toe shoes. No flip flops or high heels allowed.
Q: Can my kids and family watch?
A: Yes. There are grand stands they can sit in plus they can go to the infield. Families are also welcome to sign up for Pace Car Rides so everyone will get a ride. $20 per person.
Q: Do I need a driver’s license to drive?
A: Yes. A valid drivers license is required to drive.
Q: Do you have any size restrictions?
A: Yes. You must be a minimum of 5 ft tall and 100 lbs to do a NASCAR Ride Along and to Drive.
Height and weight can not exceed 6’7 and 350lbs to drive.
Any age, weight and height can do the Pace Car Ride.
Q: What happens if it rains?
A: Your reservation will go on rain delay until the rain stops. We understand everyone is at the beach on vacation so we will do our best to dry the track and get you in that day or reschedule you for another day.
Q: Do you have drinks and food?
A: Yes. We offer concessions including water, Gatorade, Pepsi products as well as snack foods.
Q: Is tax included?
A: No. There are additional taxes to be added.
Q: Do I have to pay for Insurance?
A: Yes but only for Drivers. Drivers are required to pay a $35 fee which covers them with Vehicle Liability Insurance. No deductibles.
Ride Alongs and Pace Car Rides do not require additional insurance fee.
Q: Do I need to make a reservation?
A. Reservations are recommended but not required. Walk ups are always welcome when space is available.