Answered Question - Disney Parks Moms Panel
- I have been reading about the Richard Petty Driving Experience. Someone mentioned that there is a kids version. I haven't seen anything on it. Is it available?
- - Asked by Patricia from New Jersey on 9/25/2012
- Hi Patricia!
Disney now offers the Richard Petty Driving Experience "Junior Ride Alongs" at the Walt Disney World Speedway. Children who are at least 48 inches tall and under 14 years old can ride in the passenger seat of a NASCAR race car for three laps while a professional driving instructor shows them the ropes.
This is a great experience for your little NASCAR fan! The experience doesn't require a reservation. Simply show up at the speedway and surprise your kids with the "ride" of a lifetime!
My husband did the Richard Petty Driving Experience and had a blast! Let me know if you have any other questions about it.
Panelists have received/will receive a Walt Disney World® Resort, Disney Cruise Line®, Disneyland® Resort or Disney Vacation Club® vacation for panelist and up to three family members and/or park tickets for their participation on the Disney Parks Moms Panel. The views expressed in the Panel are those of the panelists, who are independent contractors. These views are not intended to reflect the opinions of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online, its affiliates, its management, its agents or its employees and have not been reviewed or approved by Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Online prior to posting.