Corvette Experience, Touring and Karting Now Offered at NCM Motorsports Park. Museum Offers Rides in Historic Corvettes.
Now is the perfect time to plan a trip to the NCM Motorsports Park, just minutes away from the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky., as driving a brand new Corvette and karting have both been added to the MSP’s intriguing list of offerings.
Have you ever dreamed of driving America’s Sports Car? How about on a race track? At the NCM Motorsports Park, those who have always wanted to get behind the wheel of a Corvette can do so with our Corvette Experience and Corvette Touring options.
The Corvette Experience consists of three 20-minute on-track sessions alternating with three classroom sessions. Drivers will be behind the wheel of a 2017 Corvette Stingray Z51 for laps around the 3.15 mile road course, built for speed. Participants will receive lunch and a VIP guided tour of the National Corvette Museum as part of their package. Complimentary shuttle transportation is available to and from the Museum for the tours. The Corvette Experience is open to the public and available for private events.
Upcoming opportunities are August 19, 20, 30, September 4, October 21, 22, November 3, 12, December 1, 15. The cost of the Experience is $599 and those wishing to participate are encouraged to call (270) 777-4509 to schedule. Advanced reservations are required and space is very limited.
With Corvette Touring, you have the chance to drive your choice of automatic or manual Z51 Corvette on the track with a pace car for four laps. The cost of Corvette Touring is $199 and calling ahead to schedule recommended.
On top of the Corvette Experience and Corvette Touring, the National Corvette Museum is now offering rides in Corvettes. For $20, you can take a three-mile, 10-15 minute ride in your choice of Corvette – 1966 Rally Red Convertible 327, 1979 Corvette Red Coupe and a 2003 50th Anniversary Convertible. Rides can be booked at the Museum’s Admissions counter and are available weekdays, Monday-Friday from 9am-3pm.
Additionally, the brand new NCM Kartplex is now open at the NCM Motorsports Park. For $20 per person, you can arrive and drive for a fun race against your friends on the track in an eight-minute session. Karting is closed on Mondays, but is open Tuesday-Saturday, 1 PM-7 PM and Sundays from 1 PM-6 PM. However, hours are subject to change due to inclement weather and private events. Please check the karting calendar before visiting. Also, if you are interested in a private party, you can check out those details here.
About the NCM Motorsports Park: The NCM Motorsports Park is a safe and challenging environment where drivers of all ages, interests and skill levels can become more proficient behind the wheel. With over 1.5 miles of frontage on Interstate 65 and located across from the National Corvette Museum and the General Motors Corvette Assembly Plant, the NCM Motorsports Park is one of the most centrally located and easily accessible driving facilities in the country.