5 Go Karting Tracks near Sheffield
Whether it’s for a children’s party, a stag/hen do or a team building experience, go karting is an exciting activity for people of all ages and abilities to take part in. Take a look at the guide below to find out where the best go karting tracks are in Sheffield and the surrounding areas, so you can enjoy a fun-filled day at the track!
Parkwood Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8AG
This venue features a thrilling 470 metre floodlit outdoor circuit which has been specially designed for use during both wet and dry weather. This track offers a fleet of safe and stylish BIZ 270cc karts which can reach speeds of up to 50mph. No previous experience is required to use these vehicles; once you have undergone a safety briefing, you are free to put the pedal to the metal!
Shepcote Lane, Sheffield, S9 1TH
Currently under construction – due to open in early 2017 – this race track promises “nail biting bends, exhilarating long straights and jaw dropping ramps”, all in the heart of Sheffield. Facilities at this venue will include:
- 3 tracks (Grand Prix circuit, Le Mans track and the international 950m track)
- Petrol karts which can reach speeds of up to 40mph
- Adult karts
- Kids karts
- Multi level
- Food and drink
- Spectator area
Beevor Street, Hoyle Mill, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S71 1HN
If you are looking for a track which is guaranteed to get your adrenaline pumping, look no further than Tyke Racing in Barnsley. They offer a purpose-built racetrack with a fleet of EcoVolt vehicles powered by Lithium batteries for “quick, smooth acceleration that can leave petrol-powered karts standing”.
Unit A, Swinton Bridge Ind’ Estate, Whitelee Road, Swinton, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 8BH
For thrill seekers looking for a captivating indoor go karting track, Avago Karting may be the perfect solution. Boasting a lap timing system, spectator viewing and an exhilarating indoor circuit, all protective clothing is provided and you are looked after by the fully trained track marshals. So, why not join the 350,000 drivers who have taken to the track before and have a go yourself?
4-5, Fulwood Road North, Huthwaite, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 2NB
Another popular indoor go karting race track near the Sheffield area is Red Line Karting. Promising “exhilaration, excitement and adrenaline”, this venue offers sleek new karts which can reach a maximum speed of 40mph, an upgraded premises with one of the longest indoor tracks in the UK, and a licensed bar for an all-round entertaining experience, no matter the weather.