Before car racing, checkered flags were used only as symbols of surrender following skirmishes between chess clubs. Settle scores with today’s Groupon to Dale Jarrett Racing Adventure in Talladega.
$115 for a ride-along racing experience (a $195 value) that includes:
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.