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4 years after WightKarting first opened, the Ryde-based go karting track has reached a membership of over 50,000 racers.

Since the first lights went green, WightKarting has offered customers the chance to experience motor racing first hand in timed sessions, designed to test all elements of competitive karting – endurance, team work, driving skill and agility.

Late 2017 saw significant work and investment with a new reverse track layout meaning the company are now able to offer drivers a new experience, giving every driver the chance to drive the track in the 45mph karts in complete reverse. They also purchased some brand new karts for Cadet drivers, expanding their offering for younger racers.

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Cathy Foulkes, owner of WightKarting, said:

“We are absolutely thrilled to have reached over 50,001 members at the track, which is a testament to all that we do and offer at WightKarting as a unique destination on the Island. We would like to thank locals and visitors alike for their continued support of WightKarting through the years. We have plenty more activities, new packages and developments at the track all throughout 2018, so we can’t wait to reach our next milestone – 100,000!”

This half-term, WightKarting have a variety of racing packages and offers for the whole family. From Junior track days from ages 8 and up to Valentine’s Day packages for couples and family race bundles – there’s something for everyone. Book now at www.wightkarting.co.uk/race.

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