Start Karting

So, you’re interested in starting Karting? At ABkC we have everything you need to get to grips with this new and exciting world…

We have a digital brochure and on line videos available for new karters to help you get started.

Download our brochure here and learn everything you need to know to start karting!

Motorsport UK now promote the British Kart Championships see .

Or click on the links below under More Information for Newcomers to find out about individual classes from Bambino, through Cadet and Juniors, to Seniors and Gearbox.



Come Karting promotional Video – for this and more videos visit our Video page

This video is intended to promote karting and seek to recruit marshals and officials.  The latest version is online.

Contact the secretary for personalised information for your area. If it is for a child it is helpful if you mention their age.  Also, ABkC clubs can sometimes offer a copy of the video on DVD if required.

More information for newcomers: (Click on the links below)

What happens on a typical race weekend

Getting your race licence

Costs and kart classes explained – from Bambino, through Cadet to Juniors and Seniors and Gearbox classes, also some details on Historic karts, Club 100, Teamsport and F100.


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