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Taupo Kart Racing - Formula Challenge

Boost your adrenaline and race your mates at exhilarating speeds behind the wheel of a powerful kart at Formula Challenge!

Highlights

  • Experience the rush of Karting at Formula Challenge!
  • Race on an exhilarating track made to test your driving skills in the French built Sodi 390cc kart
  • Feel the power of the biggest engine of any recreational kart in the world!
  • Suitable for all skill levels - from beginner to advanced
  • The perfect activity for friends and families!

Feel the need for speed?

Round up your mates or the family and experience the thrill of karting at Formula Challenge Taupo.

Boasting the most powerful recreational karts in the world, prepare for guaranteed fun and thrill as you zip around an epic purpose-built track at exhilarating speeds enjoying exciting twists and turns, finishing with the final dash on the opening straight.

Have smaller ones in the family? No problem - kids will have just as much fun racing on the 90cc karts specifically designed for smaller drivers, meaning the entire family can enjoy!

There's something for everyone - so come and join in on the action at Taupo's hottest new karting destination!

Adult - 15 Minutes $65.00 (Aged 14+)
Junior -10 Minutes $35.00 (5 - 13 years*)
Child - 10 Minutes $25.00 (5 - 13 years*)

What's included

  • 15 minutes of racing for adults or 10 minutes for children
  • Full safety and instruction briefing

Location

  • 463 Broadlands Rd, Tauhara, Rotokawa 3378, New Zealand

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • *Child pass is for ages 5 -13 years and UP TO 139cm tall.

    *Junior pass is for ages 5 -13 years and OVER 140cm tall.

    Adult Karts are for ages 14+ and have a weight limit of 130kg.

    Opening hours: 7 Days a week, 10am - 5pm (weather permitting).

    Please Note: Additional repeat sessions (10 mins) can be purchased upon checkout.

  • Please arrive at your selected time slot to ensure your entry is valid for redemption If you arrive after a 30 minute grace period the operator reserves the right to add an additional surcharge.

    Tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable

    Booking changes are at the discretion of the operator and will incur a surcharge per person to be paid on arrival to the operator.

Available Bookings from May 14 to May 20

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult - 15 Minutes$44.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.50 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.50 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.50 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$46.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$46.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$46.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$46.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$46.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.60 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.60 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$38.60 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

  • Adult - 15 Minutes$65.00
  • Junior -10 Minutes$35.00
  • Child - 10 Minutes$25.00

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Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Delwyn from New Zealand wrote on 13 January 2020

Awesome Experience!

My husband and son had the best time karting. Fabulous track, great staff and wonderful memories made. I highly recommend!

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tracceyah from New Zealand wrote on 10 May 2021

No 1 karts

Great experience with a very accommodating crew. Would highly recommend

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Caroline McEnteer from New Zealand wrote on 05 May 2021

Highly recommend

Absolutely loved Taupo Karts. Staff are awesome. We'll definitely be back again next holiday.

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bobbil from New Zealand wrote on 30 April 2021

Awesome

Had an amazing time for my birthday! Even though it was a wet day the guide was great and the track was so much fun! Great activity for everyone!

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willandlouise from New Zealand wrote on 25 April 2021

Awesome experience

The whole family had an awesome experience :-) The karts were fast, easy to manage for our 10 year old and the staff were helpful and informative. Thank you

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