GETTING STARTED

Karting is often referred to as the “nursery ground of motorsports”.

It is where almost all of the world’s professional racecar drivers began their careers, and it is arguably the most family-oriented recreational sport. While the cost of karting may seem high, the value of the memories you make doing it is priceless.

TOP 10 REASONS

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN THE MOST AMAZING SPORT IN HAWKE’S BAY

  1. IT’S SAFE – undertaken in a controlled environment where safety is paramount
  2. IT’S FAST – satisfies the inner need for speed
  3. IT’S AN ADRENALINE RUSH – gets the juices flowing
  4. IT CAN INVOLVE THE WHOLE FAMILY – provides an activity the whole family can enjoy
  5. IT KEEPS YOU FIT – requires both physical and mental effort
  6. IT CREATES LASTING FRIENDSHIPS – allows you meet like-minded people from all around the country
  7. IT PROVIDES PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT – teaches life skills such as good communication, public speaking, personal responsibility, resilience, teamwork, respect, time management and much, much more
  8. IT KEEPS YOU BUSY – keeps you off the street and out of trouble
  9. IT TEACHES YOU DRIVING SKILLS – learnings from the track may well keep you safe on the road
  10. IT’S BLOODY GOOD FUN!

Do you think you have what it takes to drive a racing kart at speed?

Our Karting experience packages are designed to allow people of all ages the opportunity to try Karting in a controlled and safe environment. It allows them to determine whether Karting is for them prior to any larger time and financial commitment.

Starter packages we run:

Joining our club as a member will grant you advice and assistance from other club members who can help you as you begin your exciting  journey in motorsport career on the right.

Introduction to Karting

This package is tailored at individuals of all ages who may be interested in experiencing what Karting is all about.

Ages: 6yrs +

The Package Includes:

  • A 10 minute safety and operation briefing
  • 2 x 10 minute heats

Cost: $60 + deposit

Briggs Race Day Experience

On completion of the Introduction to Karting Package drivers over the age of 16 may which to compete in an actual Club Race Day Experience.

Ages: 16yrs +

The Package Includes:

  •  1 x 6 heat Club Day race meeting
  • Trackside mechanical support and advice
  • Transponder hire
  • Fuel
  • One day license
  • Refreshments

When:  Club days usually occur on the last Sunday of the month

Cost: $300.00 + deposit