Karting Challenge

12 ROUNDS: Feb. 17 - Dec. 1 


Event Details

The 2018 GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge club series is our in-house points championship for customers who have their own karts. Featuring full grids of the most popular and competitive karting classes, the Karting Challenge provides karting enthusiasts with the most affordable and exciting race program in the region. Spectator admission is $10. Children under five years old are free. Pit passes are now to be purchased at the gate.


2018 Event Schedule (12-Round Series):
Round 1: Saturday, Feb. 17 | COMPLETED
Round 2: Saturday, March 17 | COMPLETED
Round 3: Saturday, April 14 | COMPLETED
Round 4: Friday, May 25 | COMPLETED
Round 5: Saturday, May 26 | COMPLETED
Round 6: Saturday, June 9 | COMPLETED
Round 7: Saturday, July 21 | COMPLETED 
Round 8: Saturday, Aug. 25 | COMPLETED 
Round 9: Saturday, Sept. 29 | COMPLETED
Round 10: Sunday, Sept. 30 | COMPLETED
Round 11: Saturday, Oct. 20 | COMPLETED
Round 12: Saturday, Dec. 1 | SCHEDULE

Karting Challenge Banquet - Dec. 1 (Registration below)


Class Structure

Briggs LO206 Cadet - Proudly sponsored by Kart Carolina
Briggs LO206 Junior - Proudly sponsored by MG Tires
Briggs LO206 Senior - Proudly sponsored by Franklin Signs
Briggs LO206 Heavy - Proudly sponsored by Race City Locksmiths
KA100 Junior - Proudly sponsored by KartSport North America
KA100 Senior - Proudly sponsored by Sunoco Race Fuels
IAME Mini Swift - Proudly sponsored by K&N
IAME Swift - Proudly sponsored by IAME East
IAME Junior - Proudly sponsored by MPI
IAME Heavy - Proudly sponsored by Stitch 98
IAME Senior - Proudly sponsored by CNC Performance Engineering
Kid Kart




Prize Structure: 

  • Each round, the top-three finishers in the final race will receive a trophy in all divisions. 
  • 2018 Championship Prize Structure: Coming Soon!
  • GoPro Motorplex Karting Challenge Most Improved Driver of the Year:
    The Most Improved Driver of the Year Award recipient(s) will be revealed and awarded at the 2018 Championship Banquet. The Most Improved Driver of the Year award will be determined on 100% stats with GoPro Motorplex Staff/Management votes as tie-breakers. The Most Improved Driver of the Year will ideally be a competitor who has improved either his/her lap times or finishing position substantially throughout the 12-round series. 


  • The entry fee is $75 through Wednesday prior to event (11:59 p.m).
  • REGISTRATION CLOSES ON THURSDAY! $85 (Online pre-registration closes at 4 p.m. Thursday) 
  • After 4 p.m. on Thursday, competitors can only register at the track on race day for $95.


Round 12 + Karting Challenge Banquet Registration, Dec. 1
*To register for the 2018 banquet, there will be an option to select when you register for Round 12.


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reserved kart numbers:

Reserved Kart Numbers:
Competitors may reserve a kart number for the year at $50 per class. 

RESERVE number

PARKING & Camping:


Race Day Facility Parking Information & Rules:
1. All vehicles must park outside the main gate. This INCLUDES tow vehicles.
2. GoPro Motorplex staff will help shuttle people with golf carts down from the gate.
3. Handicap parking is located by KartSport North America.
4. Vehicles are allowed to park in ‘Reserved’ Parking Spaces.

* Ice is now available to purchase on-site for $4/bag. 

Reserved Trailer Parking:

Competitors may reserve pit spots anywhere within our four rows of parking. The price is per spot (12'x45') and guarantees your pit spot for Thursday, Friday and Saturday of each Karting Challenge event weekend.

Reserve parking







Camping is permitted inside the gate Friday night. 


Click below immediately after each race for the results and current points standings for each division. 

View Results