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Parkwood Karting

Parkwood Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire S3 8AH

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Track length: 470m | Opening times: 0800 - 2100h

outdoor track
racewear provided
male & female changing
washroom facilities
vending machines / snacks
trophies awarded for race winners
single engine karts

Parkwood Karting is ideal for small or large groups, corporate and client entertainment, stag and hen nights, team building exercises, fun days out and much more.
The exhilarating 470 metre floodlit outdoor circuit can be used in wet or dry weather. The average lap time is 36 seconds in the dry. This compares favourably with shorter circuits, lap for lap you experience more time racing. Our fleet of BIZ 240cc karts have the potential to reach speeds of up to 50 MPH.

The karts used at Parkwood are Biz JK2 Thunderkarts with Honda 270cc engines, Low level central fuel system, flip over pedal system, BIZ heavy duty steering wheel, Rear and side plastic protection, front deformable nose cone, Kelgate self adjusting hydraulic brake system fitted with 8mm disc with wiper groove and Mono aluminium wheels.

Parkwood Karting

Leave the A61 and cross the River Don into Neepsend Lane. Parkwood Road is approximately 200m on your left.

View and book activities at this track:


Hire kart practice (25 min)

A 30-minute open (non-exclusive) practice session driving single-engine go-Karts

Minimum age: 16 | Price: £40.00 (pp)


Junior practice session (25 min)

Expert tuition for young drivers in  kart handling and safety. Includes a full 15 minutes driving practice after the tuition session that can be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Minimum age: 8 | Price: £40.00 (pp)


Grand Prix

For groups of 12 or more drivers: 10 laps qualifying, 12 lap pre-final, 15 lap final. Group sizes: 6-8, 10-16, 18-24

Minimum age: 16 | Minimum 12 people | Price: £52.00 (pp)


Super Prix

For groups of 8 or more drivers: 10 laps qualifying, 15 lap pre-final, 20 lap final. Group sizes: 6-8, 10-16, 18-24

Minimum age: 16 | Minimum 8 people | Price: £57.00 (pp)


Exclusive Endurance (90 min)

A 90-minute team endurance event. Qualifying to determine your grid position then a non-stop 90-minute relay event for teams of 3 drivers sharing a kart.

Minimum age: 16 | Minimum 5 teams | Price: £150.00 (team 2-4)

Full track details:

There is an outdoor track, which is floodlit.
The site is well signposted from the nearest road.

The karts

Make of karts currently used: BIZ 270cc
Maximum number of karts allowed on circuit: 8
Kart engine types available: single engine
Karts are: petrol powered

Competition facilities

Minimum number of karts required for an event: 6
Make of computer timing system: Supersport

Juniors / family information

Minimum driver age: 8 yrs
The venue has an up-to-date Risk Assessment.

Food, Drink, Facilities

The venue has vending machines only.
There are separate male and female changing rooms on site.


They run tuition or training sessions.
Minimotos (mini-motorbikes) are NOT allowed on the circuit.

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Please note:
We reserve the right to vary any price at any time to take account of
a. Any alterations in the specifications upon which the reservation is based;
b. Any variation in the original reservation made at our request;
c. Any extra cost borne by us as a result of any government legislation or EU regulation.

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