Sheffield, UK
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Welcome To The World Of Karting!

Most Formula 1 drivers started in karting. Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button, Alonso, Vettel, Senna, Schumacher and Rosberg to name a few.

BAMBINO

Age 6 – 8

Designed for the youngest drivers to experience a brand new world of speed. Powered by a 50 cc Comer engine, the bambino is the correct size and is not to heavy for the driver.

CADETS

Age 8 – 13 

Any young person between the age of 8 and 13 years can start racing in one of the Cadet classes. Very popular across the UK and beyond. 

JUNIORS

Age 11 – 16

Always plenty of competition in the junior classes, which require focus, dedication and skill to suceed. These classes may race upto 75mph. You’ll need a Rotax, TKM or X30 class. 

SENIORS 

16 years +

Go wheel-to-wheel with others your age and race in the most popular senior classes which are the Rotax Max, X30 or TKM depending on the part of the country. Max speeds of around 85mph.

GEARBOX

16 years +

These gearbox karts are not toys, they are serious machines. The most popular gearbox class is the KZ2 kart, which can do 0-60 in under 3 seconds. That’s faster than an Aston Martin DB9…