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Stock Car Racing Experience, Petty Intl. Raceway, New Brunswick

Hold the pedal down and watch the speedometer climb as you rocket around Petty International Raceway (near Moncton, New Brunswick) for stock car racing excitement. This stock car racing experience is your opportunity to see what life is like for a professional stock car driver.
Where: Moncton, New Brunswick
Price for: 1 Participant
Picture of Taste of Speed - 5 laps           Petty International  Raceway
Taste of Speed - 5 laps Petty International Raceway
The Taste of Speed package is for those who want to say, “I did it!”. One more check on the bucket list! The Taste of Speed package is all the thrills and excitement of NASCAR racing in a smaller “condensed” experience. After classroom instruction, you’ll be on track for 5 laps.
Picture of The Qualifier - 10 laps          Petty International  Raceway
The Qualifier - 10 laps Petty International Raceway
The Qualifier package is for those who have had a taste and want more.
Picture of The Shootout - 15 laps            Petty International Raceway
The Shootout - 15 laps Petty International Raceway
The “Shootout” experience is so much more than any entry level experience. You will get suited in a custom Rusty Wallace Racing Experience driver’s suit. You go through a 45 minute orientation with one of the race driving school instructors and then you are off for 15 laps of racing.
Picture of Start Your Engines - 20 laps           Petty International Raceway
Start Your Engines - 20 laps Petty International Raceway
If you are looking for just a little more lap time, this is the experience for you. We take everything from our Shootout package and add more laps for a total of 20 laps. More laps equals more speed and more thrills.
Picture of Ride Along - 3 laps           Petty International Raceway
Ride Along - 3 laps Petty International Raceway
Climb in, buckle up and ride shotgun in a NASCAR stock car driven by a professional instructor for a 3-lap qualifying run. This is the ride of a lifetime! You are riding shotgun with a real stock car racing driver around the awesome Petty International Raceway for the high speed driving thrill of a lifetime.
Picture of Side by Side Ride Along - 5 laps           Petty International Raceway
Side by Side Ride Along - 5 laps Petty International Raceway
Just when you think it can’t get any more realistic, it does!! Experience all the thrills of the Ride Along package but now with another race car. These cars will simulate the thrill of racing to the checkered flag door handle to door handle as they dice back and forth passing within inches of each other.


Take the wheel and hang on for the ride of your life!

For the true NASCAR fan in your life, the incredible gift of an authentic stock car racing experience is one they'll always remember. Make that dream come true as they learn how to be a race car driver at Petty International Raceway near Moncton, New Brunswick.

The aspiring NASCAR driver in your life will never forget the thrill of putting 400 horse power of racing machine through its paces around an incredible track.

Become a NASCAR driver for a day
As soon as  you arrive and are fitted out in your authentic racing suit, helmet and boots, the dream of becoming a professional stock car driver becomes a reality. You'll begin with a pre-race briefing.  Listen intently as you learn all there is to know on how to conquer the track and get the most out of your mean racing machine. Then it's time to slide behind the wheel of your highly tuned 400 horse power NASCAR proven stock car.  Your mind will be focused on one thing only - THE NEED FOR SPEED!

The driving experience of a lifetime!
Rusty Wallace Racing Experience utilizes a dedicated, knowledgeable staff,  NASCAR race cars, and state of the art technology to create your unforgettable car racing experience.

2018 Dates


*Dates are subject to change.

The Cars
All of the cars are standard transmission, if you need help operating a standard vehicle our pit crews will help you leave the pit area and get you up to speed quickly.  Some of the same race cars you have seen on TV in the NASCAR Sprint Cup & Nationwide series.

  • The cars have an integrated tube chassis built for safety and speed.
  • The Late Models are designed to race on smaller short ovals.
  • The car's strong chassis is combined with a fiberglass body making the cars lighter and quicker than the bigger NASCAR style Cup cars used at bigger ovals.
  • The design of the cars combined with their light weight and incredible power to weight ratio make these cars a thrilling choice on the short ovals.
  • The car's chassis is combined with a GM crate motor making approximately 400 hp, a combination that will take your breath away as the car rockets off the corner.

How fast will I be able to go?

  • Each level of experience has a target speed, and the speeds will vary according to a driver’s individual performance.

Do I need any prior racing experience?

  • No racing experience is required.
  • To participate in the driving experiences you must have a valid driver’s license.

Are there any age requirements?

  • To participate in our driving programs, drivers must be at least 18 years old.
  • In the Ride Along programs riders must be 14 years old to participate plus be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

What is provided?

  • All participants are provided with a Driver’s Suit, Helmet (with one way radio communication) and a HANS Device.

What to wear?

  • Participants need to wear closed toe shoes & clothes that will be comfortable under the Driver’s/Rider’s suit.

Are there weight and height restrictions?

  • NASCAR race cars don’t have doors. All Driver’s & Rider’s must have the ability to climb through a 15” high by 28” wide window that sits 35” from the ground.
  • Drivers must be at least 5′ tall. Maximum height is 6′ 4″.
  • Waist and chest can be no bigger than 52".

What if I damage the car?

  • You are financially responsible for all damage caused to the car due to driver error. A Vehicle Protection Plan is available for $60.00, subject to a $1000.00 deductible. 
  • You can purchase optional insurance at the track on the day of your event. 
  • Due to the quality of the training and cars, damage is rare.

 What if it rains? 

  • Please note that this experience is dependent on weather. Should your date be cancelled due to weather, your certificate will be honored for a future date but no refunds can be issued.

If you are looking for an unforgettable birthday, Father’s Day, graduation or anniversary gift idea for him that he will always remember   THIS IS IT!  If you are searching for a unique idea for their bachelor or bachelorette party a stock car driving experience is the perfect way to get the stag party day started.  They will never forget this adrenaline filled experience you gave them!
This stock car racing experience takes place at Petty Intl. Raceway near Moncton, New Brunswick VIEW MAPHow To Book Your Experience *** A $4.75 booking fee will be payable to the experience provider when you reserve your experience.

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