I Want to Drive a Race Car

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 71 People

    Top Of My "bucket List"

    I've always been a car nut and a leadfoot, but I never got into a race car until 2006, when I did the Richard Petty ridearound at Daytona International Speedway. We shot out of the pits like we were on a magnetic rollercoaster..l.except we kept accelerating. We hit 180mph on the...
    davedaddykh1 davedaddykh1
    51-55, M
    Feb 11, 2012

    Lola T70-vintage race car.

    British built with an American engine. I can dream, can't I?
    Thinklessfeelmore Thinklessfeelmore
    46-50, M
    Jun 29, 2015

    This past week I attended Skip Barber's 3 day

    formula racing school at Sebring. It was a thrill of a lifetime. I came to the program with a couple of auto-X events under my belt, but no open wheel experience at all. The first day consisted of learning the basics of racing with emphasis on the racing line in the classroom...
    ITAcivicRacer ITAcivicRacer
    31-35, M
    Apr 28, 2014


    How fun would driving a race car be?! This one is definitely on my list of life goals. ;)
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Oct 19, 2008

    I Race & I'm A Girl.

    I've been around a racetrack for as long as i can remember. I've been going to a racetrack since the week I was born. I've been racing for about 5 years now. If you dont factor in the fact that my parents have been divorced for about 3 years now and I dont have a kart anymore...
    KartRacer13 KartRacer13
    18-21, F
    Jul 25, 2011

    So I Can Stop Pretending Im Driving One

    I drive like a boy racer. I take corners too late, I speed off at the lights, I get road rage and Im impatient behind the wheel. I love going fast, I love the sound of the engine and the way it feels when your crusing along at top speed with no effort at all. I want my...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 18, 2008

    A Rail Top Fuel Dragster Is a Rush!!!!!

    a top fuel dragster ......I was in a pit stop and in between races this gorgeous guy in the pit next to ours come over and asked if I wanted to sit in his Beautiful Yellow Top Fuel Race Car. OMG  What a rush, it was almost painfull not to drive it.
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Oct 20, 2008
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Feb 12, 2016
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