Who Can Race?
- WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE TO DRIVE?
The Minimum age to drive at Mr Karting is 8 years old.All drivers must reach the minimum age of 8 years old, and the minimum height of 4’4″ (1.32 m)
- MY CHILD IS NEARLY 4’4″ (132CMS) – CAN THEY RACE?
NO for safety reasons each child must be 4’4″ (132cms) or taller, so therefore will not be able to race.Note: Minimum age must also be reached.
- IS THERE A HEIGHT RESTRICTION?
The Minimum height to drive at Mr Karting is 4’4″.All drivers must reach the minimum height of 4’4″ (1.32 m), and the minimum age of 8 years old.
- I HAVEN’T DRIVEN A KART BEFORE, IS IT SAFE?
Yes, Every driver is given a full safety briefing by the National Karting Association(NKA), and provided all the safety equipment needed to drive at the track.
- AM I GOING TO FIT IN YOUR KART’S, I’M 20 STONE / I’M 6’7” ?
We’ve had lots of drivers who have been that weight/height but we can’t guarantee it, as everyone is a different shape.If you are unsure, we recommend that you come down prior to booking and you can try our kart’s for size.
- WHAT IF SOMEONE IS NOT QUITE 8 YEARS OLD, CAN THEY RACE STILL?
NO, unfortunately for insurance and safety reasons each child must be over 8 years of age.Note: Minimum height must also be reached.
- DO I NEED A DRIVING LICENCE?
All ages and abilities are welcome to drive at Mr Karting, as long as you reach the minimum age and height requirements.You do not need to be in position of a valid driving licence to race
Questions about the karts
- WHAT KARTS DO YOU USE?
Mr Karting uses single engine Biz Karts NG1, and Cadet Karts, which are the market leading kart in the Indoor Karting industry.The Adult Karts use a 200cc engine, and the Cadet karts use the 1600cc engine, with the facility to restrict the karts according to the drivers age and experience.
- WHAT ENGINE SIZE ARE THE KARTS?
The Adult Biz NG1 Karts use a 200cc Honda engine, and the Biz Cadet karts use the 1600cc Honda engineBoth karts have the facility to restrict the karts throttle according to the drivers age and experience level
- WHAT ADJUSTMENTS DO THE KARTS HAVE ?
Adult Karts – The adult karts has an adjustable sliding seat, with various position to pick. They also have Adjustable pedals and can have a seat inset for comfort.Cadet Karts- The cadet karts have adjustable pedals and seat cushions to ensure the driver is fully comfortable in the kart.
- DO YOU USE THOSE ELECTRIC KARTS?
No we don’t. Our petrol powered 4-stroke race Karts are much quicker and more reliable than those inferior slow electric Karts you see at other circuits.
Booking & Event Questions?
- I HAVE MY OWN KART, CAN I USE IT?
Unfortunately not, as we are not insured for people to bring their own Karts.
- WHEN ARE YOU OPEN?
We are Open 7 days a week all year round* from 10am onwards Monday to Friday’s, and we are open from 9.30am at the weekends.Public holiday operating times may vary, please check the site for details throughout the year.*We only close on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day
- HOW DO I PRE-REGISTER FOR AN EVENT?
You can pre-register for an event by clicking the following link
Please Note: The details requested for the registration process, are required for insurance purposes and will never be passed onto 3rd party companies
- DO YOU PROVIDE TROPHIES AND BUBBLY FOR RACE EVENTS?
The top three drivers receive a personalised trophy* and a bottle of bubbly for the winner for all GP Style events, Head 2 Heads and Iron Man Challenges.For Team endurance events every member of the top three teams win a personalised trophy* and a bottle of bubbly for the winning teamWe can also offer an upgrade package to larger trophies.*choose you event name in advance and we can print it for FREE
- WHEN SHOULD I ARRIVE AT THE CIRCUIT?
You will be given an arrival time when booking, this is usually 30 minutes before your event is due to start.Please ensure you are not late as if you arrive after your arrival time, this may affect your time on the circuit.
- HOW MANY DRIVERS DO YOU NEED?
The minimum number of drivers depends on the event/session you wish to race in.Please see each event/sessions page for minimum drivers requirements.If you are unsure, please call 01926 833444
- WHEN CAN I BOOK A CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY PARTY?
We can run Party events 7 days a week daytime or evening, to suit you requirements. Availability on weekends is limited and only available in the mornings on most occasions.