Karting @ Bahrain CIK Kart Track
Consulting Engineer: Atkins
Main Contractor: Cebarco Bahrain SPC
Location: Adjacent Bahrain International Circuit
Contract Period: 264 Days
Contract Completion: 17th February 2011
Value: BD3, 450,000
Karting @Bahrain is a world class Karting, entertainment and leisure facility aimed at providing entertainment for a broad customer base.
The facility will support a range of uses, from casual “arrive and drive” customers through to International Karting events.
Accredited by the Commission International de Karting (CIK), the 1.4 Kilometer course will be able to host world championship events across the full spectrum of Karting classes.
The Entire facility is state of the art consisting of;
Track - 1.4 Kilometer CIK accredited Kart race track, world class race control timing / lighting system, fully flood lit track for 24 hr events and the track is also designed with multiple track uses in mind such as CIK FIA Circuit 1.4km Cat A, CIK National Circuit 1.08km Cat B, CIK Corporate Circuit 763m Cat D and CIK Club Circuit 747m Cat D to suit all levels of expertise.
Kart Centre Building – The design of the building is very modern and futuristic in line with the state of the art design of the track but maintains a close connection to the Bahrain International Circuit located behind the building which includes facilities such as, food and beverage outlets, large indoor and outdoor shaded seating areas to enjoy the race day event and merchandising outlets to purchase souvenirs of the day.
With a focus on International events the entire Karting @Bahrain facility supports driver training, Kart testing, storage and maintenance with the aim of developing local talent, which reaffirms The Kingdom of Bahrain as the home of motorsports in the Middle East.