Embrace your need for speed and race around a world-class short track from the seat of a stock car!
Get ready for an unforgettable day as you slip into the driver’s seat of a powerful, stock car! Designed for short tracks, your stock car will feature a lightweight design and a 400-500 horsepower engine.
Your action-packed day will kick off with a 30-minute orientation with a professional racing school instructor. You’ll learn how to enter and exit the track, find your line, and safely pass other drivers. They’ll also introduce you to the safety features of your racecar and answer any questions that you may have.
Then, it’s time to suit up and head out to the track! Before getting behind the wheel, you’ll be treated to a professional, 3-lap ride along. Get a feel for how the car handles and discover the thrill of riding with a pro!
You’ll feel a wave of excitement when it’s your turn to take the wheel. Snap a few photos with your car before securing your helmet and fastening your 5-point safety harness. Adrenaline will pulse through your veins as your vehicle roars to life and before you know it, you’ll be speeding down the track. Using a radio earpiece, your instructor will be with you at every turn. You’ll hit jaw-dropping speeds as you conquer 10 exhilarating laps!
After your race, you’ll go home with a collection of photos and unforgettable, lifelong memories!
About The Stafford Motor Speedway
Buckle up and get ready to take on the Stafford Speedway! Featuring a traditional oval shape, this half-mile-long asphalt track will have you feeling like one of the pros. See how fast you can speed down the track's straightaways before tackling tricky turns!
Select Dates Only:
May 13, 2023
All experiences start at 11:00 AM
*Schedule is subject to change
Participants must be at least 18 and have a valid drivers license.
Participants must be a minimum of 5'0'' tall in order to participate, a maximum of 6'4", and must also be in good overall physical condition. Participants will be required to climb through a 15'' x 28'' window, that sits 35'' off the ground (with minimal assistance). Waist and chest can be no bigger than 52″.
You'll get behind the wheel of a pilot Late Model Stock Car or an Open Wheel Modified design. No matter which vehicle you drive, your stock car was specifically designed for America's short tracks. It features a lightweight design and a 400-500 horsepower engine.
No, the racing school will provide you with racing gear, including a driving suit and helmet.
This package includes a Vehicle Protection Plan. In the unlikely event that you wreck you racecar, the maximum repair cost you would be required to pay is $1000. All payments for damages must be paid at the track at the time of the incident.
Yes, if you come up on a slower race car, track personnel will assist you around the slower portion(s) of the group, using techniques and instructions covered in your pre-drive orientation session.
If your experience is canceled due to inclement weather, the driving school will contact you and either immediately reschedule you for another available date, or issue you a gift card valid for 1 year. A refund will not be issued due to rain-outs.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.
Once you have received a booking confirmation, no cancellations will be allowed. Rescheduling requests are allowed up to 30 days prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 30 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event that your tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule directly with the experience provider.
Stafford Motor Speedway - Stafford Springs, CT
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