We had some great feedback on our Go Karting venues in Leicester blog, so we thought we would do another one, this time looking at places in and around Northampton. As you’d expect from one of the biggest towns in the UK, Northampton has some great Go Karting venues to chose from. We’ve picked some fantastic places to Go Karting both indoors and outdoors, and even somewhere to try a racing simulator. So buckle up for a whistle stop tour!
Northampton Indoor Go Karting
Corby Indoor Karting
Corby Indoor Karting offers a go karting experience that’s ‘pure adrenaline’, with a 600 metre indoor karting circuit featuring long straights and hairpins that will challenge any level of driver. Race around the track in a Sodi Gt5r cart powered with a 270CC Honda engine and a digital weight box system, or younger drivers can drive the Cadet Kart with a 120CC Honda engine. Open Tuesday to Sunday, the circuit has free car parking and a spectator viewing area. The best thing is the variety of packages available, from endurance races to Grand Prix sessions to totally customizable ways to race your way. And if you’ve got a special event to celebrate, they can put on a party to remember!
Teamworks Karting Northampton
You’ll find Teamworks Karting Northampton on the site of the original Northampton Indoor Karting track close to the centre of Northampton, which has been attracting go karting fans for over 25 years. Boasting the fastest indoor karting in the UK, the huge circuit has plenty to entertain experienced racers as well as accommodating complete beginners. The track has great facilities which are highly rated on Trip Advisor, with a double-glazed viewing area, a bar and a bridge for spectators. Whether you’re a ‘lone wolf’ driver who prefers individual racing, or you like to get a group of mates together to race, they’ve got you covered. There’s also plenty going on for kids and families, with a Cadet Club and children’s party packages available.
Northampton Outdoor Go Karting
Whilton Mill Karting
Whilton Mill is a vast estate with a historic mill but is perhaps better known for its legendary karting tracks! A 20-minute drive from the centre of Northampton, it first began kart racing back in the early 90s. In 2007 they unveiled a spectacular 1150m International Circuit and is the proud home of a thriving owner driver kart club, an on-site shop and race teams. As well as the International Circuit they have the Mill 450m Circuit, Indy 700m Circuit and National 960m Circuit. The fleet of Sodi 390cc engine karts reach speeds of up to 60mph, fast enough for any adrenalin junkie! Visit to find out why it’s a firm favourite with top British karting Championships.
Teamworks Karting Northampton
Have you always fancied yourself as a racing driver? If you love karting but feel like a new challenge, the new Racing Simulators at Teamworks Karting will be right up your street! Using the same software that Formula One drivers use to train, you can experience the thrill of a Grand Prix event from the safety of an indoor simulator. They have been built to feel as much like an F1 car as possible, from the Corbeau race seats to the force-feedback steering wheels, paddle-shift gears, and race pedals. The big screen displays will make you feel like you’re really racing around Silverstone or Eau Rouge! Each driver gets a personalised telemetry printout, and every month there’s a £50 cash prize for the fastest lap. So get practicing!
The surprising health benefits of Go Karting!
Did you know that as well as being a fantastically fun activity, Go Karting is actually really good for your health? The biceps and triceps in your arms get a full workout, building strength and stamina. The concentration required to whizz around the track improves your concentration and hones your reflexes. The adrenaline rush you get from driving at speed not only gives you a buzz, it also helps dilate blood vessels and increase oxygen flow, improving your circulation. With all these health benefits, we think Go Karting should be on prescription!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
We have also put together a list of frequently asked questions for Go Karting at the link below, (FAQs), which also includes some Top Tips and Did you know information which you can show off about when you are with your friends and family
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We hope that you have enjoyed reading our article called Northampton Go Karting & Simulator, and that you have found the information above include our FAQ page helpful in deciding on which venue you to choose
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