The Hits Opel Industries Kart Raceway


Kartsport Nelson Location

The Hits Opel Industries Kart Raceway is located on the Upper Moutere Highway, Redwoods Valley. The track is around a 10 minute drive from Richmond and 25 minutes from Nelson City.

Track Description

The track is 636m Long and is made up of 8 corners, 1 high speed Chicane and 2 main Straights.

Classic Hits Kartsport Nelson Raceway


Kartsport Nelson Legend
1 Late breaking, 50 right hander - passing opportunity A Clubrooms and Kitchen
2 Over crest, 45, slight kerb ride B Mens and Womens Toilets
3 Pull in through apex roll throttle run wide C Scrutineering Shed
4

Sweeper, slight deceleration, roll throttle to back straight - Passing opportunity

D Pit Shelters
5 Back Straight *Caution* Change of surface older asphalt E Pits
6 Long sweeper, high speed - passing opportunity F Scale Shed
7 Flowing hairpin, - final passing opportunity G Off Shoot
8 High speed right left flowing chicane, dips H Tech Shed
9 High speed sweeper get exit right to create / eliminate passing opportunity on corner 1 I Dummy Grid

J Safe Tuning Area

Completed Lap of The Hits Value Vehiches Kart Raceway K Start / Finish Line

L Start Zone

M No Go Line


Kartsport Nelson Track record's

Class Driver Lap Record Time Date Set Average Speed

KZ2 Andy Knight 30.531 22 Oct 2011 74.993 km/h
Open Chris Cox 30.630 22 Oct 2017 74.75 km/h
Junior Rotax William Exton 31.792 8 Sep 2018 72.018 km/h
Rotax Max Light Cameron Hay 31.815 6 Apr 2019 71.966 km/h
Rotax Max Heavy Andrew Broughton 32.277 6 Apr 2019 70.936 km/h
Junior Yamaha Chris Cox 32.436 1 Jun 2008 70.588 km/h
Formula Junior Matt Butchart 32.468 20 Feb 2011 70.519 km/h
Yamaha Light James Penrose 33.133 23 Oct 2011 69.103 km/h
Yamaha Heavy Gary Adcock 33.834 15 Jun 2008 67.672 km/h
Club Class Hayden Mortimer 34.109 20 Nov 2011 67.126 km/h
Vortex Mini Rok Ollie Workman 34.364 6 Apr 2019 66.628 km/h
Cadet Rok Arthur Broughan35.119 17 Mar 2019 65.195 km/h
Briggs Light Cory Casson 35.960 6 Apr 2019 63.671 km/h
Briggs Heavy Mike Kendrick 36.817 6 Apr 2019 62.189 km/h