Our InKart Championship at Daytona Sandown Park is the perfect way for experienced drivers to participate in competitive racing against other enthusiasts without the expense and inconvenience of running their own kart.

iJEf_StCThe Daytona Sandown Park InKart Championship offers close, competitive racing without any of the hassle or expense of having to purchase, prepare and repair your own kart. Open to anyone aged 14 and over for our Senior Sodi Championships and to Cadets and Juniors aged between 8 and 15 years who have graduated from Daytona’s Race School.

With over 20 year’s history, the Daytona Sandown Park InKart Championships have helped drivers progress into successful motorsport careers. 2017-8 Formula E Race Winner (and 2014 Mercedes GP F1 Test Driver) Sam Bird learnt his race craft at Daytona Sandown Park.

The InKart Championship is held on the last Sunday of each month from January to November with the InKart Festival held in December to celebrate the drivers’ successes throughout the year. The season comprises of 11 rounds, with the top 9 scoring rounds to count to the Championship.

The 2018 InKart Championships

web sp grid featureThis year’s series will continue where last year’s fantastic racing left off, with categories for Cadets, Junior Lights, Junior Heavies, Junior RT8s, Senior Light and Senior Heavy drivers, racing on a variety of different circuit layouts at Daytona Sandown Park on the last Sunday of each month from January through till November.

To help drivers who may have to miss a round or two due to work or holidays, drivers’ top 9 scores from the 11 rounds will count towards their championship.

Race Formats

Cadets, Junior Lights, Junior Heavy , Junior RT8 and Senior Light and Heavy Drivers enjoy a five minute warm up, before competing in two nine minute heats. Their heat results dictate their grid positions for the 12 minute Finals.

Entry to Cadets and Junior classes costs just £70 inc VAT per round (less the £5 early bird discount if you book over one month in advance). Entry to the Junior RT8 and Senior Classes costs £77.50 inc VAT per round (again less the early bird discount for drivers who qualify by booking early enough.


If you’d like to race in the 2018 InKart Championship, you need InKart Membership. Members benefit from a 10% discount on Arrive&Drive and Open Races for their appropriate age group (excludes the DMAX Championships and Special Events). InKart Members may also take part in our InKart Championships at Daytona Milton Keynes and Daytona Tamworth – annual membership costs £35 inc VAT.

To take part in our Junior InKart Championship, drivers must have graduated from our Junior Race School, for more information on Race School, click here

If you have any questions or queries regarding the 2018 Daytona Sandown Park InKart Championship, please call us on 033 033 27870 selecting option 9, or email mark.wimblett@daytona.co.uk.

2018 InKart Calendar

  • Round 1 – 28th January
  • Round 2 – 25th February
  • Round 3 – 25th March
  • Round 4 – 29th April
  • Round 5 – 27th May
  • Round 6 – 24th June
  • Round 7 – 29th July
  • Round 8 – 26th August
  • Round 9 – 30th September
  • Round 10 – 28th October
  • Round 11 – 25th November

InKart Track Layouts 2018
InKart Regulations 2018

Daytona Sandown Park will be offering practice on the Saturday before each round. Cadets and Juniors practice is £35 inc Vat for members – Seniors and Junior RT8 Practice costs just £40 inc VAT for members.

Please call Mark on 033 033 27870 for more information about the Daytona Sandown Park InKart Championships.