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The closing date for the Richard Petty Driving Experience and the Exotic Driving Experience at Walt Disney World has been extended for more than a month. Parent company Petty Holdings announced that the final bookable date at Walt Disney World Speedway will be Aug. 9. The closing date had been slated for late June. The Richard Petty Driving Experience, where fans can drive NASCAR cars or ride shotgun at speeds of up to 165 mph, opened in 1997. Petty Holdings introduced the Exotic Driving Experience, where people can drive exotic sports cars, four years ago.

Details: www.drivepetty.com

Orlando Sentinel