After the F1 night race viewing in Singapore last month, I tried to race at night at Citykart Racing Makati last Wednesday #racetoboracay #citikartracing. Most of my previous go carts races was done in the afternoon. But its quite more fun to do at night.
Racing reminds me of watching Turbo, Rush, BBC Top Gear, Lemans, Goodwood Festival, Barbados, Born to Race couple of times up in the air for 6 days via KLM and Emirates. In my last Fifa World Cup and Yas Marina Ferrari World trip.
Going back, CKR is expecting more than 500 participants to vie for the fastest driver in the Philippines. One of the biggest motorsports event in the country. A good occasion to meet fellow speed enthusiast. To deter who's the fastest driver in the country.
Just like any race, The first is qualifying all participants will be given 5 chances to come up with their best lap. Using karts fitted with soft compound tires. From there they would select the top 200 for pre final round. The top 50 will take the finale, then 10 will race for the title of fastest driver.
As we defy precision CKR got state of the art timing system. To record lap times of a thousand seconds. You may link that to your facebook profile application if you like. They even have mobile application timing system so you can monitor your stats off track.
Race categories are Juniors 13-17 years old and Adult 18 years old and above. Winners will win 3days 2 nights hotel and Airfare for 2 to Boracay. Special treats will be given to runner ups. Other may have a chance to win total of almost 1 million worth of goodies in raffle.
Oct 23 to Nov 14,2014 - Qualifying rounds, except Sat and Sun afternoon.
Nov 22 - Pre Finale
Nov 23 - Finals
Entry Fee 3,900 pesos includes 5 qualifying rounds, early birds who register before Oct 17 will get 1 free practice run. CRK open from Mon-Thurs 3pm to 11pm and Fri-Sun 10am-12midnigth. Located at Circuit Makati (Former Sta Ana Horse Race Track) Brgy Carmona, Makati City. Reserve at 0917 455 1060 or check www.citykartracing.com
About CKR - 700meter kart track combines Straights and Technical Turns ideal for both beginners and advance drivers. Just like any signature race circuit or golf courses. It's Best ever designed by Jean-Marc Freihuber with both Tunnel, Sweeping Corners and Bridge.
In search for fastest driver Jean also is the advocate of Safety as Major priority. And follow European standards. CKR team already won and participated several races from around the world such as Japan, France, Indonesia, Italy and Macau.
Thinking of a future race champion? So Who is the Fastest? Check out schedule of future endurance races and enroll at go carts clinics. Photo above by supportive race champ parent Anton Lorenzo.