Category Archives: Tech Tips

The Flags

Know your Flags! It is imperative that all drivers understand the meaning of the flags and how to react. It is highly recommended to print out the following document and review and quiz until there is no question about their meaning. If you have any questions contact a club official for clarification.      …
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Safety Gear

Suit up! If you don't have the proper safety gear you can't race. Every kart racing club/organization has requirements for driver safety gear. This information can be found in the club RULES. Following is a general overview to go racing! Note: The items selected for this document are just representative.       [hr] Helmet…
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Track Width

The Back Wheels are Wider than the Front! It is easy to forget that the rear wheels are often wider than the fronts. An unfortunate reminder is when we pass an object with just enough room on one side to let the front wheels pass. Bang, steering wheel is jerked out of your hands and…
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Basics of Seating Position

A nice overview of seating position by Sport Singapore. Also, in this video notice the hand position on the steering wheel. Specifically, the position of the thumbs. Sometimes, when a driver holds the steering wheel at a low position they tend to wrap their thumbs over and around the tops of the lower steering struts.…
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