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Dragster Racing Experience, Gainesville Raceway

Zoom off the start line and feel the total rush as you reach a staggering 100mph in seconds with this heart pounding, adrenaline pumping, dragster racing experience at Gainesville Raceway.
Where: Gainesville, Florida
Age restriction: Minimum age for participation - 16 years
Price for: 1 Participant
Picture of The Qualifier - Dragster Racing Experience - Gainesville Raceway
The Qualifier - Dragster Racing Experience - Gainesville Raceway
Includes 2 runs down the strip – a 330 ft. run and a 1/8-mile run.
Picture of The Eliminator  - Dragster Racing Experience - Gainesville Raceway
The Eliminator - Dragster Racing Experience - Gainesville Raceway
Includes 3 runs down the strip - a 330 ft. run, a 1/8-mile run, and a full ¼-mile run.


 If it's total speed you're after then nothing can prepare you for this! 

This is your chance to drive one of the fastest and loudest vehicles in the world. Discover how it feels to race down the1/4 mile drag strip at 130mph in 10 seconds! You’ll feel the total power of the engine and experience the G-force from the 800+ horse power dragster!

No racing experience is required!

Your incredible racing experience starts with a comprehensive briefing session about operational and safety procedures followed by track orientation and a demonstration run. Once you are suited up in a fireproof safety suit, neck collar, helmet, and gloves you’ll climb in and get buckled into the high horse-powered dragster.

Each run includes a thrilling burn-out and hair-raising launch off the starting line. All passes are done incrementally with your first run going to the 330ft mark, the second to the 1/8 mile and your third run covering the full 1/4 mile hitting speeds up to 130mph.

When the Christmas tree lights up to green you’ll pound the pedal to the floor and blast down the track. The insane acceleration will thrust you back into your seat!

This dragster racing experience is sure to be an unforgettable adventure for thrill seekers and racing fans alike and makes a truly unique gift!

What's included:

  • The Qualifier – 2 runs down the strip – a 330 ft. run and a 1/8-mile run.
  • The Eliminator – 3 runs down the strip - a 330 ft. run, a 1/8-mile run, and a full ¼-mile run.
  • Smoky burnouts and launches you won’t forget.
  • Reach speeds of up to 130mph.
  • Safety instruction.
  • Track orientation and demonstration run.
  • Safety gear including two-piece driving suit, helmet, neck collar, and gloves.

 2020 Dates*

  • Buckle up! 2020 dates coming soon.


*Dates are subject to change.

Need to know:

  • You must have a valid driver’s license to participate in the driving experiences.
  • The minimum age for participation is 16 years.
  • Participants under 18 yrs of age must have a guardian or parent present who is required to sign a Parental Consent form.
  • All participants must be in good health and able to enter and exit the car on their own.
  • Drivers must be at least 5’ tall and weigh a minimum of 100lbs.
  • Maximum height is 6'5". Maximum weight allowable is based on proportionate sizing. No refunds will be given if you are not able to fit in the car.
  • Dress comfortably for the weather in shorts or pants and a t-shirt. You will be required to wear a full racing suit over your clothing and a helmet. Please wear sneakers or rubber soled shoes. Open toed shoes are not allowed.
  • Please note that this experience is dependent on weather. In the event your date be cancelled due to weather, your certificate will be honored for a future date. No refunds can be issued.
  • Insurance is included in the price. The insurance policy covers all damages subject to a $1,000 deductible.

This drag racing experience takes place at Gainesville, Florida  VIEW MAP

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