Millions of people enjoy watching Formula 1 racing, or competing against the Playstation or X Box in a video racing game – few have the opportunity to pull on a racing helmet and line up on the starting grid waiting for the lights to change, with your heart pounding and adrenalin flowing!
Indoor karting offers you the opportunity to emulate Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton and Ex – F1 Scottish drivers Paul Di Resta and David Coulthard (who all started their careers racing karts) and enjoy all the hi-octane thrills which makes motorsport so glamorous.
Whether you are a novice or Formula 1 star you will find a visit to ScotKart Indoor Kart Racing in Glasgow & Dundee is a rewarding and memorable experience as you learn how to master the 40MPH karts and demanding circuits.
Founded in 1991, ScotKart is the leading karting company in Scotland. With 2 kart racing centres in Glasgow and 1 in Dundee, ScotKart brings all the thrills and excitement of competitive motorsport to a large audience. Offering the best lightweight, race tuned and environmentally-friendly go karts as well as huge indoor entertainment venues that feature Cafes serving great Italian coffee and snacks, meeting rooms, party rooms, and award winning laser tag arenas. ScotKart is a great place to visit with family and friends or to host a corporate event or party.
ScotKart is a founding member of the National Karting Association and is one of the few operators in Scotland to pass it’s rigorous safety inspection.
Independently inspected by VisitScotland the Cambuslang Centre is rated a 5 Star Activity Centre, and Clydebank is currently 4 Star, but has recently been refurbished. ScotKart has won numerous Awards including Lanarkshire Tourism Business of the Year in 2013, and was recently a runner up in the Glasgow Business Awards.
The business employs almost 60 staff including Mechanics, Marshals, Race Directors, Party Hosts and Sales team. Comprehensive training is provided in Health and Safety, First Aid, Customer Care, Food Hygiene, Kart Maintenance and Race Direction. Over the last 20+ years hundreds of young people have benefited from the training and work experience provided at the karting centres and gone on to lead successful careers. ScotKart is a privately owned family business and not a Social Enterprise funded by public money and grants.
The Directors aim to support the local communities and host regular discounted charity events, give away hundreds of Gift Vouchers to Fundraising Events, and welcome disadvantaged groups. In the past a a free event was ran annually for Cash for Kids which has raised over £250,000 in total.