Driving Experiences

Spec Car Racing School

Brainerd International Raceway

From: $484.00 6 Options Available
Based on One, 25-Minute Session for 1 Driver
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Brainerd International Raceway, Brainerd, MN

Transform yourself from a spectator into a race car driver and feel the excitement of pushing an SCCA Ford Spec Racer to top speeds at Brainerd International Raceway!

  • The racing school has instructed hundreds of delighted students and has been in operation for over 30 years
  • Helmets, racing suits, and gloves will be provided on the day of the experience 
  • Your brief classroom instruction will cover safety measures, basic racing technique, and track dynamics
  • Get ready for the racing experience of your life!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

April through October:
Select days:
April 25, 2022
May 2, 2022
May 16, 2022
June 13, 2022
June 15, 2022
July 11, 2022
July 18, 2022
August 9, 2022
August 29, 2022
September 12, 2022
September 26, 2022
October 3, 2022
October 10, 2022

Essential Information
  • Includes classroom and on-track instructions, car and racing gear
  • All participants must be present for registration and track tour at 8:00 AM(regardless of the racing time)
  • Participants must be at least 16 years of age and possess a valid driver's license
  • Participants must know how to operate a manual transmission (as none of the vehicles are automatic)
  • Participants must be between 5'0" - 6'5" tall and should weigh no more than 250 pounds
Varies depending on the option chosen.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
During this experience, there will be 10-12 cars are on the track at one time. Total group size will vary.
We encourage you to bring friends and family to watch you drive!
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing suitable for weather conditions and closed-toe, thin soled shoes.
What are the requirements to drive?

Drivers must be at least 16 years old and have a valid driver's license.

Are there any height or weight restrictions?

All participants have to be between 5'0" and 6'5" tall and weigh no more than 250 pounds. 

Do I need to know how to drive manual transmission?

Yes, you have to know how to operate a manual transmission, as none of the vehicles are automatic. 

Will there be food available at the track?

Yes! Food and beverages are available for purchase at the racetrack.

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.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, rescheduling is allowed up to 14 days prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

Brainerd International Raceway - Brainerd, MN

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