Take advantage of this special offer from £60 to £50
Try out this 450 metre indoor karting track
Take control of a 200cc engined kart
Race for overall glory over 50 laps
Motor racing doesn't always have to be about shiny cars or glamour. The thrill of burning rubber and tyre-to-tyre racing is what it is really about for true fans. Come to Reading to indulge your passion and check out the 450 metre track, it's been purpose-built for speed with wide bends to test your skills. The speedy karts feature a 200cc engine and can reach up to 40 mph. Begin with a safety briefing and check out the view to get a feel for the circuit. Then each person sets off in their kart, attempting to make it round this track 50 times and before all of their opponents, in order to be the champion!
At least one Sunday a month. We recommend booking several (at least eight) weeks in advance for this very popular experience.
Min age is 14, under 16's must be accompanied by guardian over 18. Max weight is 18 stone. Min inside leg measurement 29'' (to base of shoe) ensures you can reach pedals. Pregnancy, epilepsy, fainting, diabetes, back/neck injuries prohibit participation.
This is an indoor track which isn't affected by the weather.
1½ - 2 hrs
Lasts an hour and 45 minutes, including 30 - 40 minutes driving time. Please arrive a few minutes early to register and ensure a prompt start (missing any of the initial briefing means not being permitted to take part).
Numbers on the Day
The number of competitors can vary from 20 - 40.
Spectators are welcome. There are vending facilities on-site offering hot and cold drinks.
Wear flat shoes or trainers. A helmet is provided. Race suits and gloves are also issued.
Do not drink any alcohol for at least five hours prior to the experience or you won't be permitted to drive. Customers must wear a balaclava under their helmet whilst racing. Disposable balaclavas can be purchased for 50p or a reusable one for £3.50.