Top karting experience for under 14's on offer


Wigton Motor Club are offering the chance or any under 14s to try their hand at karting absolutely free This is under the Motor Sports Association “Let’s Go Karting” scheme run by the Cumbria Kart Racing Club at the Rowrah circuit. Sessions will take place on Tuesday nights in May.

Top Grand Prix drivers like Jenson Button, David Coulthard and Lewis Hamilton all raced at Rowrah when they were kids and you could follow in their wheel tracks. Karts, race suits and helmets are all supplied. The first 40 applicants will be accepted in order of receipt.

 Applicants must have no previous karting experience.and they must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Additional sessions on the karts may be bought via Cumbria Kart Racing Club.

Application forms for the karting sessions are on the website at

Wigton Motor Club is the biggest and most active motor club in the north of England and winner of Motor Club of the year in 2005. The club covers virtually every motorsport discipline and has a wide range of expertise to assist newcomers.