Quiz: The Ultimate Go-kart Racing Quiz
The Ultimate Go-kart Racing Quiz
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

Many professional racers got their start behind the go-kart wheel and the sport doesn't show any signs of slowing down. Think you can handle one of these small speed-demons? Take the ultimate go-kart quiz to find out!

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First things first, what's the acceptable way to refer to go-kart racing if you want sound like you're in-the-know about the sport?
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All sports have a beginning and karting is no different. Which year did karting make its debut in the United States?
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Someone has to be credited with this amazing motorsport! Take a gander at these fellows below and choose the inventor wisely.
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There are more than just a few professional race-car drivers who got their start in karting. Which of the two race-car icons below first started their career with karting?
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There are three different types of karts raced today. But one is the most widely used and can compete on several different types of tracks and different race styles. Which kart is it?
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Which part is purposefully missing from all racing karts?
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About how much horsepower do kart engines usually produce?
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Yard work can be tedious, so why not make something fun out of it, literally? The first kart engine was a repurposed engine from which type of yard equipment?
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In order to increase aerodynamics what do drivers of enduro karts do?
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Sprint karts are the most prolific type of kart, which also means that their tracks are the most used as well. What is the average length for sprint tracks?
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Kart tracks can be found in what part of the United States?
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How many tracks does the World Karting Association have throughout the United States?
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Sprint, oval and enduro karts all have different ways of measuring winners of a race. For spring karts, how many heat laps do drivers usually have to compete in for a race?
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Which type of kart has its races on tracks like the Daytona International Speedway?
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Oval karts have a chassis specifically designed to turn in how many directions?
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Karting is family sport. Kids as young as 5 years old can participate in karting; but at what age do official competitive races begin?
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How long did it take before official rules for kart racing were published after the first kart was built?
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Step right up, folks, and guess the kart weight! The average kart weighs about how much without the driver?
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