Auto Racing Attractions in Charlotte NC

Charlotte NC Racing Attractions - NASCAR and NHRA
NHRA Four-Wide Nationals
April 28-30, 2017
NHRA drag racing returns to zMAX Dragway for the ONLY four-wide race on the NHRA schedule. Be sure to join the fastest accelerating machines on the planet as they tackle the world’s fastest drag strip. Every ticket is a pit pass, so come early to see your favorite drivers and their cars up-close before they bring over 40,000 horsepower down the concrete lanes. Click here for additional information.
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Welcome to the Charlotte - Concord racing scene! From NASCAR to NHRA to competitive go-kart tracks, the Queen City has it all. Watch prestigious racing events at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, experience the adrenaline rush of a lifetime with the Richard Petty Driving Experience and challenge family and friends to a competitive go-kart race at Victory Lane Karting.  

Charlotte is home to spectacular NASCAR events including the Coca-Cola 600, the Sprint All-Star Race and The Bank of America 500. Charlotte Motor Speedway's four-lane drag strip hosts NHRA events and the nearby clay oval track hosts dirt racing including the World of Outlaws finals.

Browse our list of Charlotte NC auto racing attractions and stay up to date on exciting racing events happening in the Charlotte-Concord area.
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Charlotte Motor Speedway
5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC 28027 | 800-455-3267
Immerse yourself in the heart of NASCAR country. Attend one-of-a-kind race spectacles such as the Coca-Cola 600, NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race and Bank of America 500. Take behind-the-scenes speedway and race shop tours, explore the new NASCAR Hall of Fame, and drive an 800-horsepower stock car at this unique Charlotte attraction. From gigantic AutoFairs to monster trucks to one of the world's largest drive-through holiday light shows, there is entertainment for everyone at the Charlotte Motor Speedway!

Hendrick Motorsports
4400 Papa Joe Hendrick Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28262 | 877-467-4890
Hendrick Motorsports features state-of-the-art facilities and technology in Concord, North Carolina. Kasey Kahne, Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr are the drivers for the organization's four full-time Chevrolet teams on the Sprint Cup circuit. Fans are welcome to visit the Hendrick Motorsports campus FREE of charge during normal business hours. The team shops and Hendrick Motorsports Museum & Team Store are open to the public. Public events, including autograph sessions, will be posted on our Upcoming Events page.  

Richard Petty Driving Experience
5555 Concord Parkway South, Concord, NC 28027 | Ticket Office 704-455-3200
The Richard Petty Driving Experience is the fastest form of entertainment in Charlotte, NC. This Concord attraction puts you in a NASCAR race car for an adrenaline rush like you have never felt before. Your hands are on the wheel, your foot is on the gas and 600 horses are ready to take you for 8 to 50 laps around your favorite motor speedway. Visitors can also choose to ride along shotgun from the passenger seat for 3 laps around the track at speeds up to 165 mph. Choose the experience that is right for you and experience the thrill of driving a NASCAR race car.

Concord Speedway
7940 US Highway 601 S, Concord, NC 28025 | 704-782-4221
Concord Speedway is a motorsports facility featuring a half mile tri-oval track and a quarter mile oval track. The grandstand seats 2,000. Half-mile track grandstand admission tickets are $12. Kids 12 and under are free. Discount tickets are available for seniors (60+), teens (13-17) and military. Quarter-mile track grandstand admission is $7, kids 12 and under are free. Pits tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for youth.

NASCAR Hall of Fame
400 East Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28202 | 704-654-4400
The NASCAR Hall of Fame is a 150,000 square foot interactive entertainment attraction in Uptown Charlotte, NC. This high-tech venue honors the history and heritage of NASCAR. Race fans and non-fans alike are entertained and educated by the artifacts, interactive exhibits and 278 person state of the art theater found on site. Visitors are also invited to enjoy a meal at Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant and encouraged to check out the NASCAR Hall of Fame Gear Shop. The goal of the NASCAR Hall of Fame is to honor NASCAR icons and create and enduring tribute to the drivers, crew members, team members and others that have impacted the sport in the past, present and future.

The Speedpark at Concord Mills
8461 Concord Mills Blvd, Concord, NC 28027 | 704-KARTING
The Speedpark at Concord Mills offers four go kart tracks, mini golf, a 110 foot fun slide, bungee, spider web and seasonal ice skating. Go karts include junior karts, two seaters and single seaters. Open during the holiday season, the ice skating rink features 4200 square feet of real ice. Bring the entire family to this exciting amusement at Concord Mills Mall.

Roush Racing
4600 Roush Place NW, Concord, NC 28027 | 704-720-4600
Self-guided tours are available in the Roush Fenway Museum Monday - Friday from 8AM - 5PM. See historical photos, trophies, race vehicles and more. The Roush Fenway Racing Shop has a viewing area located in the lobby and is open Monday through Thursday from 8AM - 5PM, Friday from 8AM - 3PM. The shop is closed daily from 12PM - 1PM for lunch.

zMAX Dragway
6570 Bruton Smith Blvd, Concord, NC 28027 | 704-455-4445
zMAX Dragway is the world's only four-lane, all concrete drag strip. Located on the grounds of Charlotte Motor Speedway, zMAX Dragway annually hosts two NHRA events including the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals and the one-of-a-kind NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. In addition, this Concord attraction hosts street racing nights and various other family-friendly events.
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