The closest most people get to racecar driving is playing video games or attaching a box fan to the back of a shopping cart. Separate the men from the groceries with this Groupon.
$79 for 30-Minute Race-Kart-Driving Experience ($160 Value)
Available session dates include July 13, 20, 25, and 30; August 8, 15, 17, 22, 29, and 31; and September 5 and 21.
A classroom session precedes trackside orientation to reinforce understanding of operation and controls. Drivers then zoom over the 1.1-kilometre course during a 15-minute lead-follow session shepherded by an experienced instructor. Then engines rev and drivers speed across the track's 11 turns for 15 minutes. Racers who are new to the Calgary Kart Racing Club receive 50% off memberships if the opt to join. Groupon customers who purchase this deal also receive $50 off their next set of tires from SPEC R Motorsports.
Allen Berg Racing Schools
Championship-level kart racers grip the asphalt turns and straights with Allen Berg Racing Schools' race-kart-driving experience. Navigating Calgary Kart Racing Club Track's twists and turns in a fleet of race karts, the speed-smitten staff demonstrates the art of tire burning and swift pizza delivery. Authentic race karts can reach up to 120 kilometres per hour.