Kart Racing

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2021 BEST OF PHOENIX WINNER – BEST GO KARTS! If you’re looking for a great kart track in America, Octane Raceway in Scottsdale gives you the Ultimate Adrenaline Rush! Our 1/3 mile track is the only full time Indoor/Outdoor track in the entire United States! This sleek, modern facility has been designed to deliver the best racing experience imaginable. Specifically designed for the venue, the track layout is unique in that each lap begins indoors then winds through an outdoor section of the course before returning inside.

Kart Race Pricing

Arrive & Drive Racing

This is the most popular way to race at Octane and is available on a walk in basis during our opening hours. When you arrive you will first need to register at the kiosk at the front desk. Once you are registered, a front desk associate will assist you with signing your liability waiver, purchasing your races, and then scheduling you and your guests into the first available race. You can check our Calendar of Events before visiting to check for any possible track restrictions or closures.

Racing at Octane Raceway is scored in a Fastest Lap format, where the driver get in the karts in a random order and race for a set number of laps. Adult races are the first to 14 laps and the junior races are the first to 10 laps. The driver with the best lap time wins the race. Click here for more on Karts & Tracks.

Book a Race Online

Skip the lines and book your kart race online up to one week in advance.

Book a Race

Rules & Safety

All Drivers

Sign a liability waiver and be ready to race with closed-toe shoes. Drivers under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign their waiver or have their parent or guardian sign a waiver online before their visit.

Adult Drivers

Must be at least 4’6″ tall and 16 years of age with a valid photo ID.

Junior Drivers

Must be at least 4’6″ tall and there is no age minimum. Parents can drive in a junior race at junior speed.  Octane Raceway does not have two-seater karts.

Junior Accelerated Program

Junior racers may qualify for adult speed races!  Juniors may not purchase or reserve adult races until they have passed the program.

Junior Accelerated Program See All Rules Minor Waiver