Frequently Asked Questions
Can we book the track out for a private race?
Yes, for groups of 8 or more you can book an exclusive race and we will close the track to the public for your group and deliver an organised race of your choosing. Places fill up very quickly so it is advisable book well in advance. Please click on the group bookings page for info on different race formats, prices etc. and fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page to make an enquiry.
For groups of less than 8 drivers we offer Arrive & Drive sessions.
For exclusive races, does every driver get a place in the final?
Yes, all drivers pay the same fee to join the race therefore all drivers get an equal amount of track time and all drivers get a place in the final.
What does Arrive & Drive mean?
For Arrive & Drive karting, you just turn up at the track when we are open to the public and purchase a many 10 -minute time trials as you like.
Do you need to book for Arrive & Drive karting?
No. We don’t take bookings for Arrive & Drive, you just turn up when we are open to the public.
What are your opening hours ?
10am till late.
Our Arrive and Drive times vary each day, depending on what private races we have booked. On the day that you plan to arrive, either check our Facebook page or give us a call on (01479) 812 079 to find out when you can just arrive and drive.
How much does it cost?
Our exclusive races range in price from £25 – £45 per driver. Please refer to the group bookings page of our website for more info on race prices.
For Arrive and Drive the prices range from £8 – £14 per 10-minute time trial depending on which type of kart/s you wish to hire. Please refer to the info & pricing page on our website.
What is the youngest age allowed to drive the karts?
The youngest age is 8 years old to drive the Kadet karts and minimum height is 4 ‘ 2 “
Tandem karts are available so that an adult aged 17 or over can drive with a passenger aged 4 and over.
Can parents share the track with their kids?
Yes, our 200cc karts (for ages 13 and up), kadet karts (for ages 8-13) and tandem karts (drivers aged 17+ with passenger ages 4+) can all share the track together for Arrive & Drive sessions.
Our 270 cc karts are our fastest karts for drivers aged 17+ and for safety reasons they do not share the track with the family karts, but adults can drive the 200 cc karts with their kids.
Also For safety reasons, adults and children under 13 years of age are not permitted to participate together in an organised race.
What age do you have to be to drive the fastest karts, the 270 cc’s?
Minimum age for our fastest karts, the RT-8 270 karts, is 17.
Do your 270 cc karts share the track with the family karts?
No. For safety reasons the fastest karts (270 cc’s) run separately to the family karts.
For Arrive & Drive karting, adults only sessions run alternately with family sessions on a first come first served basis.
Are there any height and weight restrictions for adults?
Yes, the maximum height is 6 foot 6 inches, and 18 stone in weight. This again is for safety reasons.