1. Is a driver’s license required?
A drivers license is not required to race. However, we reserve the right to check for valid photo ID’s or drivers licenses to verify age.
2. What is the minimum age to drive on the “Adult” track?
Drivers must be at least 58” tall. Kart speed is reduced on the “Adult” track according to age and skill.
3. What is the minimum age to drive on the “Mini” track?
Drivers must be at least 6 years of age and 45” tall. If a driver is too large for the “Mini” Kart, an “Adult” Kart may be used instead on the “Mini” track with the speed lowered to the maximum “Mini” Kart velocity.
4. Does the parent / legal guardian need to submit a drivers license or valid photo ID when signing a waiver on behalf of their minor?
There is an online waiver for minors to sign (children younger than 18 years of age) and a separate online waiver for one of their parents / legal guardians to sign on behalf of their minor(s). A drivers license is not required. However, we reserve the right to check for valid photo ID’s or drivers licenses to verify age.
5. At what age does a minor need to be accompanied by an adult at R1?
A minor’s parent/legal guardian has to sign the minor’s waiver online or in person at R1. A minor younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult who remains at the facility. Minors 16 or older with a signed waiver by their parent/legal guardian do not need to be accompanied by an adult.
6. Are adults allowed to drive with children?
It depends on the age and height of the children. When the track isn’t busy a family with adults and children can ride together on the same track with R1 approval.
7. How many bowling lanes will you have?
We will have four boutique white bowling lanes.
8. What is the maximum speed of the karts?
Maximum speed for an “Adult” Kart is 40 MPH and maximum speed for a “Mini” Kart is 25 MPH. Speeds are adjusted according to age and / or skill level.
9. How long are the track(s)?
The “Adult” track is over a 1/4 mile long and the “Mini” track is less than a 1/4 mile long.
10. How many laps are included?
Each race lasts 7 minutes, which is around 12 laps. If you purchase a corporate or group event, the Final race ends when the winner drives 10 laps.
11. Are gift cards available?
Yes. Gift vouchers and R1 memberships can be purchased online at https://r1indoorkarting.com/shop
12. Are packages available?
Karting, bowling and playground combination packages with or without the use of our party rooms or large event room, food and a full liquor bar will be available and included on our website once the the mezzanine level of our facility is ready. Currently only our karting tracks are open to the public along with delivered food and assorted drinks that we sell.
13. Are shoes included?
Bowling shoes can be rented for $2 per pair. On the track, karters need to bring their own fully closed shoes. No high heels when Karting, please.
14. Are helmets included?
Helmets are included or you can wear your own DOT approved helmet as long as it has a facemask.
15. Are flat shoes required to drive?
Closed shoes are required to drive. No high heels when karting, please.
16. How far in advance do we book events?
We can book events a year in advance.
17. Is a deposit required to book an event?
A 50% deposit is required for all event bookings. Please review our cancellation policy online at https://r1indoorkarting.com/cancellation-policy
18. Is a deposit refundable?
R1 Indoor Karting holds all bookings with a credit card number though nothing will be charged until the day of your event. You have up until 3 days prior to the event date (not event time) to cancel without a penalty for all bookings. Cancellations made within 3 days of your event date will result in a 10% cancellation fee. Please review our cancellation policy online at https://r1indoorkarting.com/cancellation-policy
19. Why is membership pricing different without the APP?
There is a $3 membership discount when you purchase the R1 membership APP online because of the extra features offered through the APP. We encourage everyone to download the APP so we can provide users with a better experience, unobtainable without the APP.