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Race a Mercedes AMG GT R

Las Vegas Motor Speedway

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Overview

Live out your dream of speeding around a racetrack with this opportunity to race a Mercedes AMG GT R!

  • Racing school is a recipient of a "Certificate of Excellence" award from TripAdvisor
  • Test the limits of the 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine as you go from 0-62 MPH in 3.5 seconds
  • Personal racing instructor will share tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your racing experience
  • Experience 557 horsepower while you navigate the 1.2-mile road course at Las Vegas Motor Speedway!
Las Vegas Motor Speedway - Las Vegas, NV

Year-Round:
Friday through Tuesday - 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM

*During winter months, 3:00 PM sessions will run with LED track lighting.

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    Essential Information
    • Comfortable clothes and closed-toe shoes are required for this experience
    • You must be 18 years or older and have a valid driver's license from any state or country
    • Helmets are provided for this experience at no cost
    • Insurance is included through the experience provider
    • All vehicles are equipped with onboard video systems to capture the driving experience, which can be purchased at the track after the experience
    Duration
    This experience lasts approximately 2-3 hours.
    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
    1 driver per car.
    Spectators
    Family and friends are encouraged to join you on the track. The track has a special seating area for spectators!
    Weather Dependent
    This experience runs rain or shine. The vehicles are equipped with safety systems to handle driving in any condition. In the event that extreme weather conditions force the cancellation of your session, you will reschedule directly with the provider.
    What To Wear
    Wear comfortable clothes appropriate for the weather. Closed-toe shoes are required.

    For this experience, our partners are taking extra measures to help prevent any potential spread of COVID-19. These measures include sanitizing all public areas after each experience, social distancing 6 feet apart from all guests, and providing additional hand sanitizing stations. Our partners kindly ask that you wear a mask upon entering the facility and if you do not have a mask, one will be provided to you as well as gloves. These Covid-19 safety measures are subject to change.

    What are the requirements to drive?

    Drivers must have a valid driver's license and be at least 18 years old.

    Is there a height or weight restriction?

    Yes, please contact us if the participant weighs over 260 pounds or is 6'3" tall. We will advise you on what car to choose.

    Is an international driver's license acceptable?

    Yes, a valid driver's license issued by a government agency is acceptable.

    Do I need any previous racing experience?

    Absolutely not! This driving experience is open to anyone. No matter what your skills are behind the wheel! You will, of course, follow the technical briefings and participate in the discovery laps with an instructor before you drive. Also, you will always be accompanied by a professional driving instructor.

    Do I need to know how to drive a manual transmission?

    No, the vehicles are all paddle shift. They can all be driven in automatic.

    What is the technical briefing all about?

    No matter what level of driving experience you have, it is required that you attend the technical briefing. In this briefing the professional instructors will communicate their direction and the mandatory driving and racing tips to use the sports cars safely, such as:
    *Proper driving position
    *Steering technique
    *Car particularities-power-gearbox specifics
    *Mass transfers
    *Proper racing lines
    *Braking and accelerating with powerful cars

    Can I come with friends and family?

    Guests are welcome. Your friends and family will be able to access the track (within the secured areas), take videos and pictures with panoramic views. Children are allowed. However, it is recommended not to bring children under 24 months for noise and security reasons. Pets are not allowed on the tracks for security reasons unless that pet proves to provide health and/or physical aide.

    Is transportation provided?

    Transportation is not included to and from the race track. Participants must arrange their own transportation. Lyft and Uber rides are approximately $15-20 (one-way / non-surge pricing) from The Strip or private car services and taxis are approximately $50 each way.

    Can we buy food and drinks at the track?

    Yes, there is food/snacks and beverages available for purchase. 

    Can we buy photos or a DVD of our experience?

    Professional photos are not available, however there is an in-car video available for purchase after the experience.

    What happens if it rains?

    Generally this experience will run rain or shine. The vehicles are equipped with safety systems to handle driving in any condition. In the event extreme weather conditions force the racing school to cancel, you will be able to reschedule directly with them.

    Returns
    Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days.  All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.

    Exchanges
    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 scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, all bookings for this experience are final. 

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