Does the sound of an engine get your blood pumping? Does time at the track sound like a perfect way to spend the day with your family? Then mark your calendars for the start of another season of competitive gokart racing at the WaKeeney Mini Speedway!
The checkered flag will drop on Friday, April 28th and Saturday, April 29th to open another season of the Maxxis Midwest Series. We’re expecting returning and new racers who are ready to entertain us with family-friendly, fun competition during the first full weekend of the racing season.
Twelve single day and weekend races are scheduled for the 2017 season, and several different classes are featured at each race, with trophies awarded to winners of each class:
ROOKIE ( – Age 6 – 8)
Junior 1 NON Points Class (Age 8 – 12)
Junior 1 POINTS Class ( (Age 8 – 12)
Junior 2 NON Points (Age 12 – 15)
Junior 2 POINTS Class (Age 12 – 15)
Adult STOCK HEAVY (Age 16 – UP)
Adult CLONE HEAVY (Age 16 – UP)
OPEN – Age 16 & UP
Spectators from across the state will be filling the stands to watch kart drivers test their skills on our oval track. The WaKeeney Mini Speedway is conveniently located at the crossroads of Hwy. 40 and Hwy. 283, just north of the I-70,128 Exit.
Come out to WaKeeney Friday, April 28th and 29th to see the racers usher in another season of gokart racing. Join us in the stands and around the track with free entry for the public, or purchase a pit pass to get up close with the drivers and their karts prior to the start of the race (pits are open to ticket holders at noon.) Check out the WaKeeney Mini Speedway website for more information.