K1 Speed in Santa Clara successfully held its Grand Opening over the weekend with local radio station Wild 94.9 broadcasting live from the new Northern California Bay Area location. K1 Speed’s newest state-of-the-art kart racing center in the San Jose, Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley and Palo Alto area, is the first location to offer the brand-new European designed 20hp electric karts, which can reach speeds of 45mph! Santa Clara also features one of the largest indoor racing facilities in the Nor-Cal area with 2 long straight-aways for drivers to reach top speed.
With the center now open, come out and take on the all new K1 Speed kart racing location 7 days a week with karts from both adult and junior sized drivers!
The holiday season is apon us and K1 Speed in Seattle Washington will be participating in a food drive for the entire month of October to benefit the North West Harvest. Each customer that brings in 3 cans of food for donation to the Redmond facility, will receive a $5 dollar discount that will be good for the purchase of their races at K1 Speed Seattle. Our unique concrete surfaced race facility offers the best in European style indoor kart racing for the hole family. Come by during businees hours during the month of October with your donation, and enjoy taking a few laps on our track!
K1 Speed in Carlsbad, California hosted the Dezert People 9 movie premier this past weekend to a number of offroad racing enthusiasts. The day was full of indoor kart racing action inside while multiple offroad race teams and product vendors were on display outside all day for people to see up close. The day was a fun filled event for all that attended, and for those that were lucky enough to hang around and see the premier of Dezert People 9 – they certianly got a show, which some said was better than previous years.
Pala Raceway is hosting the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, Traxxas Pala National on Sept. 10. K1 Speed is a partner and will be there doing give aways and can’t wait to see who gets the #1 plate in the premier 450 class – it all comes down to this final stop in the series. Adult Tickets are $40, children 6-12 are $15, 5 and under freeand it gets you in Thurs- Fri & Saturday events. PARKING IS FREE and being run by ACE – so no problem getting in. Go to Palaraceway.com to buy your tickets now!
Mazfest returned to Autoclub Raceway this year to a number of Mazda Motorsports and Tuner enthusiasts and K1 Speed was on hand for all the fun. K1 Speed teamed up with Kevin Madsen our K1 Speed Anaheim Facility Manager and of Madsen Motorsports with a large booth presentation and discount coupons throughout the day. Madsen Motorsports gave ride-a-longs throughout the day to a number of people on California Speedways “Roval” which is a combination of the NASCAR Oval and the interior road-coarse of the facility. Check out the photo from the day courtesy of Madsen Motorsports on their FaceBook Page.