What You'll Get
Before car racing, checkered flags were used only as symbols of surrender following skirmishes between chess clubs. Settle scores with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $99 for a 3-lap stock-car ride along (a $195 value)
- $199 for an 8-lap stock-car driving experience (a $395 value)
- $299 for a 3-lap stock-car ride along and an 8-lap stock car driving experience (a $590 value)
Shimmy into a full fire suit, clip on a helmet, and fasten a HANS device for a Sprint Cup stock-car racing experience at Atlanta Motor Speedway on October 26 or 27. During the three-lap ride, a professional driving instructor hugs turns and blasts down straightaways at speeds of up to 165 mph. For the driving experience option, drivers get a crash course in motorway basics, including hand signals, before taking the wheel and accelerating to up to 170 mph for an additional eight laps.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Nov 24, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Must sign waiver. Must be 18 or older. No cancellations once booked, but reservation may be transferred to different date or person. Valid only 10/26 and 10/27. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
About Racing Adventure
Racing Adventure places novice passengers alongside professional drivers for ride-along experiences on speedways around the country. Passengers circumnavigate the speedy circles at speeds of up to 175 mph aboard real racecars once owned by such drivers as Mark Martin, Michael Waltrip, and Bobby Labonte. Before embarking, riders receive safety training and suit up in a full fire suit complete with a helmet with facemask and Hans Device, the same head restraint used by professional heavy-metal guitarists.