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Karting Explained

By Graham Smith

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ISBN: 9781847973795
PUBLISHED: 16/07/2012
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 235x165 mm
INSIDE: 160 colour photographs

Kart racing is a useful first step on the ladder to becoming a professional racing driver, teaching essential skills of track strategy, vehicle set-up and positive mindset. Many top drivers continue to enjoy karting for fun and fitness.

Karting Explained provides a full guide to the sport, including:

  • Choosing a kart class and club
  • Passing your Association or Racing Kart Schools Novice Driver test
  • Gaining your competition licence
  • Buying and maintaining a kart and rebuilding its engine
  • Setting up your kart for optimum lap times
  • What to expect on your first race day
  • Moving up to national championships
  • Getting involved in karting in other roles - marshals, officials and race organisers

Foreword by Paul Di Resta

RRP: £14.99

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Latest Reviews
" Given that the movement has been around for half a century, and that interest in old-school karts is on the rise, the arrival of this softback is timely. It's written with newbies in mind so is easy to digest. Well worth a punt if you're looking to compete. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Octane

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