Owner Driver Karting

Do you own a twin engine 4 stroke pro kart and want to see how it handles on a real race track? If the answer’s yes, the Three Sisters’ 2 hour Owner Driver Endurance race will definitely test you and your kart to the max.


20 minute warm up

10 minute qualifying race

2 hour endurance race

Awards for top 3 positions


Driving on the North West’s premier outdoor track, will you have the skill to master the low and high speed corners? Does your kart have the pace for the lengthy straights? Do you have the determination to keep going for the whole race?

The Owner Driver Endurance race can be entered individually or as part of a team, with each kart being allowed up to 4 drivers. Racing against fellow owners, this highly competitive event begins with a full safety briefing. Following a 20minute practice session and 10 minute qualification to establish starting positions, the endurance race begins.

£100 per team paid up to 48 hours in advance or £120 thereafter. (Teams can be 1-4 people)

Owner Drivers with 4 stroke karts are welcome to test at the circuit whenever the circuit is free and available to do so. All testing is bookable in advance. The cost for testing is as follows and is for a 2 hour time slot:

£25 pre booked (£30.00 on the day) - 1 kart and 1 driver

£15 for each additional driver

All teams must have a unique team number and team name. To check available team names and numbers click here

We want the races to be competitive but it's important that everyone stays safe, so here are some basic rules and regulations that all karts and drivers have to follow:

  • All drivers must attend the briefing, if you don’t make the briefing you cannot take part in the race.
  • All Karts must race on Bridgestone YDS Slick tyres.
  • All karts must have chain guards fitted.
  • All drivers must wear all-in-one race suits and have gloves and full-face helmets
  • Staggered grid for 2 hour race.
  • Minimum of 3 pit stops to be made during race. 1 of these to be a fuel stop (Three Sisters fuel to be used only).
  • GX200 - Weight limit is 185kg
  • GX200 Gearing - 22-tooth clutch drum and 64-tooth axle sprocket
  • GX160 gearing  - 22-tooth clutch and 66-tooth axle sprocket
  • At each pit stop you must stop on weigh bridge. Every kilo the kart is under 180kg a 30 second penalty is given
  • Only driver at the time is allowed in the scrutineering bay for refuel and weigh in.
  • Driver changes to be made in the pit lane.
  • All drivers must stop in the "stop box" at the bottom of the pit lane, indicated by 4 traffic cones
  • Any work / running repairs to karts must be done in the paddock and not the pit lane
  • All drivers must be aware of flag signals.
  • High visibility vests to be worn by all drivers once pit lane lights are turned on or when advised by Three Sisters Staff.
  • All instructions and directions given by Three Sisters Staff must be adhered to without question
  • Failure to conform to the above rules could mean that you will be asked to leave the circuit; may not be allowed to re-join the race and in extreme circumstances will not be allowed to race at Three Sisters Race Circuit again
  • The Regulations that are used Nationwide can be found by clicking here
 Date Arrival Time Practice Times
Sunday 15th January09:00
Sunday 5th February09:00
Tuesday 21st March17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 18th April17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 23rd May17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 20th June17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 18th July17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 15th August17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 19th September17:3013.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 17th October17:3013.00 - 16.00
Sunday 12th November09:00
Sunday 17th December09:00