BP Pro Series - Round 1
The BP Pro Series is our top star rated individual endurance event. It features F1 style shootout qualifying sessions followed by a non-stop 1-hour endurance race. This 8-round championship series is run in weight classes and is best suited to experienced drivers, however one-off entries are welcome. Race coverage of this event is filmed and publicised.
This 4* race uses RT8 karts on the full International Circuit. All drivers compete in Q1, a 10-minute session. Driver’s finishing in the bottom third will qualify in those grid slots. The remaining two-thirds of the drivers will move to Q2, an 8-minute session. Those finishing Q2 in the bottom half will qualify in those grid slots. The remaining drivers will go through to Q3 (6 minutes) and will fill the front grid slots. There will then be a short break before a one-hour race.
The BP Pro Series has three weight classes. Super Light (<70kg), Light (70-90kg), Heavy (90>kg).
The minimum age to take part is 16 (16 & 17 year-olds must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 plus). Some previous karting/racing experience is required to enter this event. The minimum height to safely operate our karts is 5ft (152cm) and the maximum height is 6’4” (195cm).
The total time at the circuit is approximately 3 hrs from your arrival to departure.
16:45 Arrival & Registration
17:15 Drivers Briefing
17:45 Three F1-Style Qualifying Sessions
18:45 1-Hour Race
20:00 Presentation of Awards
The BP Pro Series is an 8 round Championship of which the best 6 results will count. There are trophies for the top 3 finishers in each class.
Spectators are welcome. We have a state-of-the-art clubhouse facility featuring with a Café serving hot and cold food, and an upper tier balcony which provides a dynamic view of the whole circuit.
Please bring comfortable clothing and suitable footwear, preferably trainers or similar flat shoes. All the safety equipment necessary will be provided.
Please check the weather forecast before you travel and pack a change of clothes if rain looks likely. Only in the most extreme weather conditions (i.e. ice or snow) will there be a possibility of your session being postponed or cancelled.
All payments made are non-refundable, it may be possible to transfer your booking, but, it would be subject to an admin fee.