• By Martin Perritt
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Track Karting - Going Safe

Track karting is one of the types of safe racing wherein there is a team or individuals who race around an oval track and can bump into each other without being afraid of getting hurt. The track racing varies depending on the variants of the track, as there is a different surface type.

In Track karting, there is also an indoor short track racing and a TT racing. In the short track racing, there is a polished concrete floor with coke syrup sprayed for the traction of the tyres. The traction determines the dirt track race in the short track or the TT race.

The short track race and the TT races are a part of a typical discipline labeled dirt track in the A. M. A. Grand National Championship.

This was some information about the track karting racing. Just like any other racing, this type of karting racing too offers a lot of fun and excitement to the bikers as well as the people watching the race. If you are a fan of karting racing, then you should not miss an opportunity to watch the track karting racing due to the fun and excitement it offers to the viewers.

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Karting's safety devices

Racing, in general, is a very high pace sport that drives many fans over the world crazy, but, it's considered one of the most dangrous sports since it causes many accidents due to the great power and speed that the drivers drive in. This issue has prompted the scene so they would look into the safety measurements taken in racing. One of the main injures that occur often is the back and neck injuries. Many research has been done, including testing and trial periouds, until the head and neck support was added to the car racing scene.

The device, (HANS), helps drivers not suffer neck injuries while colliding into other cars during races. The device has been seen highly effective as they prevented several death cases. It's made of specific and high quality materials, such as carbon fibers and more. It holds the upper body and protects more areas. Today, with the HANS device being popular in car racing, it will start to enter karting racing. This will indeed change the sport of the safe racing, as it will enable karting races to go much faster than before, therefore enhancing the joy while halting the injuries.

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The right way to kart

Theres always something magical at karting racing during the night. The cars lights, smell, sound are all different due to the special atmosphere the viewers enjoy. While cars are being prepared for the night, the drivers change their view and add special neons, lights, just as it was viewed in the movies in the past. The lights are usually very spectacular and are thought to be done for beauty aspects, however, it's done so the judges can know who is who.

Even though the fun seems limitless, there are many setbacks and troubles that are experienced during night time karting races. First of all, the drivers view is very limited therefore they can't know much whats before them ,it can cause several accidents. Usually the night races are done with karting cars so there won't be injuries, but , sometimes drivers want the real speed and feel and they don't keep themselves safe.When dark, with the lights on, everything becomes shiny and it's very easy to go blind on a the wheel.

That was a little bit about night time kart racing, it's fun and beautiful, but has some safety difficulties that most drivers and fans need to be aware of.

Written by Super User. Posted in Karting