to actively promote our karting heritage from the Golden Era of British Karting – 1959 to 1984.
to organise demonstration events showing historic karts actually being driven at speed
to organise exhibitions of historic karts at karting & motorsport venues.
to encourage communication and discussion between members and the public
evolved from a group of enthusiasts who attended Shenington KRC’s fortieth anniversary race meeting in June 2000 to demonstrate their old karts and following that event, it grew rapidly with The British Historic Kart Club being formed in 2005. The club now has around 300 members, and historic karting has over 2000 Facebook followers and is a recognised branch of karting in both the UK and Europe.
Historic Karting Facebook followers
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