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Go-Kart Tracks

Go-Kart Tracks

Great Drives on Safe Go-Kart Racetracks

Speedy runways, tough vehicles, and the smell of gasoline in the air – technically, go-kart racing is great fun and an exhilarating adrenalin rush. But do go-karts and their racetracks fulfill strict safety requirements? We audit and certify go-kart centers and vehicles in accordance with the DIN EN 16230-1 and DIN EN 16230-2 norms and test your employees’ qualification at the same time. We will also support you during the planning and design of new go-kart racetracks – right up to successful completion of the regulatory permit procedure.

Benefits at a Glance

An internationally recognized test mark from TÜV Rheinland lets you:

  • Lower your company's liability as a certified go-kart racetrack with documented safety standards
  • Prove how aware you of preventing accidents
  • Get the edge over the competition with a neutral test
  • Help your customers make the right decision of which racetrack to select
  • Benefit from short audit times and our extensive experience

Our Kart Racing Auditing Services

  • Emissions chart and evaluation of ventilation technology
  • Safety requirement checks for karts and GS marks (safety tested)
  • Testing of the kart track
  • Personnel qualification
  • Testing and certification of the entire company
  • Accompanied planning and design of the go-kart racing tracks up to completion of the regulatory permit procedure

Our Procedure

We will conduct an on-site survey of your center. Following positive evaluation in our report, we will then issue you with the certificate. The audit is based on the DIN EN 16230-1 and DIN EN 16230-2, DIN EN 16230-1 norms on basics for go-karts. Norm-approved karts have a maximum length of 2.20 meters and width of between 1.10 and 1.50 meters. It has a maximum speed of 65 km/h and the tank’s maximum capacity is 8 liters. The DIN EN 16230-2 standard determines specifications for the go-kart track. Per 30-meter stretch, a norm-approved track can operate one kart at most.

Certification for Vehicles, Tracks, and Equipment

  • Go-karts and racing karts
  • Kart center and go-kart complexes, indoor and outdoor kart racetracks
  • Protective equipment and accessories.

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