• Karting Track Sessions
    Timed kids track sessions in our Sodi LR5 Karts
  • Karting Track Sessions
    For individuals and small groups from 8years+

Kids & Junior Karting Sessions

from £21pp

Exciting karting track sessions just for kids! We love these sessions and hope that we might just discover the next Lewis Hamilton!

Our young drivers feel like real racers before they even get into their nifty ‘LR5’ Sodi Little Racer Kart. Kitted out with full race suits, helmets, gloves and neck braces we take your young drivers safety very seriously. Our junior Karts are capable of speeds up to 25mph and offer enhanced safety features including 4 point harness, anti-roll bars and an anti-double pedal system; these are perfect for our younger kids from 8 years. For the older kids from 12 years plus a GT5 pro kart is an exciting progression and offers fast and thrilling karting fun!

Track Sessions for 8-15years - Min height 4'2" (127cm)

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  • Track Session 20 mins
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Track Sessions for 8-15years - Min height 4’2” (127cm)

Get ready to drive a fast and powerful Sodi GT5 Pro kart - powered by LPG, or the nifty ‘LR5’ Sodi Little Racer Karts for 8-11 year olds. Our Karts are quick, slick and very impressive off the grid! A full pre-track safety briefing starts off your experience before being kitted out in race suits, helmets, gloves and neck braces. Then it’s time to take to the tarmac for your uninterrupted karting session, 20 or 30 minutes of Karting heaven! Printed lap times for all will document your achievements and provide hard evidence of the fastest driver! This is the perfect session to attend yourself, with a friend, group of friends or workmates. We have a maximum of 11 karts on track at any one time so you can expect plenty of room to manoeuvre and perfect your overtaking skills!

  • All drivers fully kitted out in full race suits, helmets, gloves and neck braces
  • NKA approved track safety briefing
  • 20 minutes covers approximately 30 laps
  • 30 minutes covers approximately 45 laps
  • Lap times printed out for each driver
  • Min age 8 years old, Min height 4’2” (127cm)

Q. How long can kids go out Karting for?

A. We offer 20 and 30 minute sessions; these run in half an hour intervals.

Q. Can an adult go out with the kids?

A. Yes, just ask us for a Family Session which allows for adults and kids on track together.

Q. I have a child who is under 8 can they come with us?

A. Unfortunately we don’t offer karting for under 8’s. Younger kids are very welcome to come along to cheer you on, however they must be accompanied by an adult at all times. We also have an outdoor play area which is located next to the karting centre.

Q. Do I need to book?

A. We always highly recommend pre booking, especially for weekends allowing 2-4 weeks’ notice. We do also accept on the day bookings subject to availability and it’s worth giving us a call to check if we have any short notice availability.

Q. How do I book?

A. You can call us on 01383 723337. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required for all bookings. The full balance will be due in full on or before the day of the event.

Q. How much notice do I have to give if I need to cancel my karting event or move the date?

A. Your voucher and any deposit paid at time of booking is non-refundable and you will forfeit this voucher and deposit should you choose not to continue with your booking. We are happy to change your booking to an alternative date without penalty provided you can give us 14 days’ notice.

Q. Is the Track exclusive to my booking?

A. Not always, unless your booking meets the maximum allowed in a session, there may be other people out on track with you.

Q. Will I receive confirmation of my karting booking?

A. Yes. Once your booking has been secured we will send you an email confirmation containing details of your event, please check this as soon as you receive it and advise us of any changes. If you would prefer, this can be sent to you by post.

Q. What if the weather is bad?

A. We are an outdoor venue and are very experienced and set up to run in wet weather. We provide all drivers with full waterproof suits offering extra protection from the rain. If the weather becomes extreme and affects the safety of your event we may have to postpone and reschedule your event. We always attempt to contact you at the earliest opportunity and rebook for another date suitable for you.

Q. Will I be entitled to a refund if my kart event is cancelled due to the weather?

A. The event is non-refundable; however we will endeavour to find a new date that is convenient for you.

Q. What happens if I pick the wrong event or wish to change the event once booked?

A. You can change the format of your event as long as we have availability to accommodate your request. If you choose an event of a lesser value, the difference in price would be non-refundable.

Q. Can family/friends come along to spectate?

A. Yes, the more the merrier. There is indoor and outdoor viewing area. We also have a children’s play park beside the kart centre. Please check with us for opening hours. Unfortunately Dogs are not allowed at the circuit due to motorsport regulations.

Q. How early should I arrive at Knockhill Karting Centre?

A. You must arrive at least 20 mins before your booked time to allow for safety briefing and to get suited up so you are ready to start for your booked time. Late arrival may result in a loss of Tracktime.

Q. Is there an age/height restriction?

A. Our LR5 Cadet Karts are suitable for ages 8+ with a minimum height of 4'2" (127cm). Our GT5 Pro Karts are suitable for ages 12+ with a minimum height of 5'2" (157cm)

Q. Is there a weight restriction?

A. We work with an advised maximum weight of approximately 18 stone for Karting activities

Q. What sort of clothes/footwear is best?

A. Please dress for comfort and the outdoors. Flat shoes are required for Karting, high heels, sandals, platform shoes and work boots are not permitted. Drivers may be refused if appropriate footwear is not worn and unfortunately no refund will be given. We will provide you with full race suits, helmets, gloves and neck braces as standard. Waterproof outer suits will be provided in wet weather.

Q. Need More Help?

A. Please call us on 01383 723337 and we will be happy to answer all your questions. Our sales and booking team are available 7 days a week from 9am - 5pm