New Track Layout Debuts at Sunday’s Slideways Sprint

New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout
New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout

Be one of the first to try out our new-look track layout at this Sunday’s Sprint Race grand finale at Slideways Go Karting World, Pimpama.

Two major changes have occurred at:

  • The chicane onto the pit straight has been eliminated, making overtaking into turn one much easier
  • The new sequence of corners at the far end of the facility is now online, creating a great new challenge for drivers

It’s not too late to enter for this weekend, with the playing field well and truly levelled by the new layout.

As always, there will be classes for:
Cadets aged 7 & up, Juniors 12-15
Senior Lights & Heavies – under/over 80kg

Phone the Slideways Go Karting World office between 9am-5pm 7 days on (07) 5546 6566, or book online via our dedicated Gold Coast Go Kart race days web page.

The day will feature:

  • Free sausage sizzle for you and your family
  • All karts benchmark tested prior to the race day
  • One last chance to score Sodi World Series points in 2017
New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout
New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout
New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout
New Slideways Go Karting World Track Layout

Point Score Update

In calculating the end of season point scores using the Sodi World Series system, only the best eight cadet/junior races count, while the best ten senior races count for the heavies/lights.

Cadets

The Cadets have been one of the most competitive fields to date in season 2017, with the title set to go right down to the wire.

Heading into the final round, Olivia Herbison leads the way with five race wins to her credit, with Hamish Shields in second (two wins), followed by Hayden Quayle, who with five wins a big chance of climbing up the ladder with a strong result dropping his current two worst results.

Riley Hill is next from Christian and Angus Jardine, then Ryan Tame, while Lochie Crowther is making a late charge, and could be one to feature in the final standings.

Thinking of entering? Be quick, there is only ONE place left on the grid.

Juniors

Precious little split Liam Hydes (eight wins) and Jacques Goodman (six wins) at the top of the Junior standings.

Euan Shields is currently third from Lewis Spencer, Juliette Russell, Chloe Herbison and Liam Wyatt.

Senior Lights

Another strong showing by Michael Seeto should wrap up the Senior Lights title, after claiming seven victories to date in 2017.

Clay Seaborne is second in the standings on six wins, then Alex Heaton, Matt Hudson, Dean Ferguson, Kyle Toirkens, Ryan Jones, Tim Hatton, Daniel Bell and Camron Robertson.

Senior Heavies

Eight race wins have Pete Brown sitting in a strong position in the Senior Heavies, although the pack has definitely closed in during recent rounds.

Joel Dimmack is second, from Christian Bishop, Dean Ferguson has made a late season charge, then James Shields, Ben Talbot, Stefan Russell, Josh Williams, Fraser Ward, Leighton Cook and Clayton Hydes.

Christmas Cup Entries Now Open!

Slideways Christmas Cup Go Kart Race 2017
Slideways Christmas Cup Go Kart Race 2017

Slideways Christmas Cup

Where: Slideways Go Karting World
When: Sunday December 10, 8am registration
Format: 3 driver teams, 10min qualifying session, 90 lap race with compulsory pit stops. Simply for fun and bragging rights – no points are on the line!
Cost: $88 early bird per driver plus standard Slideways membership requirements until 12:00pm December 4, $100 after that time
Charity: 10% of all entry fees will be donated to the Salvation Army’s Christmas Appeal, plus the below raffles

Fun social go kart racing for a cause at Slideways Go Karting World!

Slideways Go Karting World at Pimpama on the Gold Coast is wrapping up a massive year of kart racing, with the second annual Slideways Christmas Cup!

The race will run to the same format as the Slideways Go Karting World Enduro Series, with each driver from the three driver teams receiving a 10 minute long qualifying session, before a 90 lap long race with compulsory stops for driver changes.

To get in the spirit of Christmas, 10% of all entry fees on the day will be donated to the Salvation Army’s Christmas Appeal!

Salvation Army Christmas Raffle!

Tickets $5 each, all proceeds to the Salvation Army.

  • V8 Super School vouchers
  • Double Passes to Aussie World
  • XXXX Summer T-Shirts
  • Rockstar Caps

Random Giveaways!

Simply enter, and you are a massive chance of taking home FREE:

  • Magnum Ice Creams
  • Rockstar Original Cans
  • Maximus Stubby Coolers

…more announcements will be made in the lead up to the event.

PLUS the standard Slideways Sausage Sizzle for you and your family!

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Important COVID-19 Information to help you & our staff stay safe.

It has been a tough period for all but we are pleased to announce we are back and OPEN.

Some quick facts

  • All 40+ Slideways staff have returned to work
  • We have increased our already high level of cleaning
  • Hand sanitizer is provided through out our centres
  • We have new hours as well as new session times for our indoor centres

Brisbane
Tuesday – Thursday: 12pm – 8pm
Friday: 12pm – 9pm
Saturday: 9am – 9pm
Sunday: 9am – 8pm
Closed Monday

Booking Link: Click Here

We ask that you please book via the links provided for our Indoor Centre, to help us maintain stringent cleaning & managing the number of people on site.

Sessions will now be run at 20 minutes (ie 2 10 minute sessions run continuously) and will only be sold in increments of 2.

2 sessions = 1 x 20 minute session
4 sessions = 2 x 20 minute sessions etc.

Prices remain the same & customers with existing credits will be able to use them the same as previously.

We have increased our cleaning and in an effort to combat COVID-19 we ask you please maintain social distancing and use hand sanitizer as provided. Of course if you are feeling unwell PLEASE stay home!

Thank you so much for your support & patience, we can’t wait to see you out on track!