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Capital Karts

Capital Karts


Capital Karts

0207 1004412


Unit 1 Rippleside Commercial Estate,
IG11 0RJ


Capital Karts is home to the Uk's longest indoor go karting track at over 1050 metres. Race our top of the range RiMO karts as used by the Michael and Ralph Schumacher tracks in Germany. Capital Karts is regarded as one of the top indoor karting centres in Europe and provides the most authentic racing experience for all abilities.

The track and barriers have been designed with input from the same company responsible for the Formula 1 tracks and ensures that whilst the track is fast and flowing safety is paramount. Our RiMO karts are lightweight and turned to provide fantastic handling and great acceleration to provide a challenging and fun experience for novices up to experienced karters.

Conveniently located on the A13 close to the M25 (Junction 30) and the north circular there is ample onsite parking. Capital Karts is within easy reach of the district line tube stations Beacontree and Upney and is minutes away from Barking station C2C station serving Essex and central London.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open every day 10am to 10pm.


Arrive and drive week days - 20 minutes for £25, 40 minutes for £40.
Grand Prix week day evenings and all weekend - 50 minutes for £55.
Junior karting (12-15 yrs old) - Sunday mornings - 30 minutes for £27.50, 60 minutes for £40.



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Map reference: TQ 471834  Lat: 51.53114 Long: 0.12062

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Barking station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed