Always wanted to drive your personal vehicle on the high banks of the Lady in Black?

On Saturday, June 20 from 1 to 4 pm, Darlington Raceway will open the track to fans for the opportunity to drive their personal vehicles on the famed 1.3660-mile egg-shaped oval to support service members and veterans.

For a $30 donation per car, fans will be allowed to drive three laps around the track Too Tough To Tame and receive two tickets to the Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Saturday, Sept. 5. With each donation, $10 will benefit the VFW's Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship Program.

What do I need to bring with me?

To participate, drivers must be 21 years of age or older with a valid state-issued driver's license, vehicle registration, and proof of insurance.

Do I need to sign a waiver?

Yes. The driver and passengers must sign a waiver of liability and a COVID-19 waiver in advance of track laps.

What type of vehicle can I drive?

Passenger vehicles only; motorcycles are not permitted.

How do I enter the track?

Fans can enter the track through the Gate 39A tunnel entrance off of Highway 151.

How fast can I drive my vehicle?

Maximum speed for track laps is 70 miles per hour and regulated by Darlington personnel with a lead and chase vehicle. Drivers must stay up to speed and refrain from lagging behind in order to speed up.

How much does it cost and what do I receive?

A $30 donation per car, fans will be allowed to drive three laps around the track and will receive two tickets to the Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on Saturday, Sept. 5. With each donation, $10 will benefit the VFW's Sport Clips Help a Hero Scholarship program.

What happens if it rains?

We hope no rain! But in the case of weather, Darlington has the right to cancel the event due to weather or safety conditions. If a cancellation is necessary, Darlington will issue an official announcement and a reschedule date on darlingtonraceway.com and the track's social channels.

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