We are absolutely a go for the Vintage Kart Reunion taking place at Prairie City on May 6&7, 2022 – we are really looking forward to it and pulling out … Continue Reading VKR is absolutely a GO!
UVKA United Vintage Karts of America Kart Show Guidelines The UVKA Kart show is open to all and a membership in any kart club is not a requirement to enter. … Continue Reading Show Details
Howdy! I was able to confirm with the track that they are just charging us their standard practice day fee. So drivers will be $35 each day, $70 for the … Continue Reading Track fees
Mike Smith kindly donated a 1960 Bug WASP frame and steering as the basis of the raffle kart. It had a bunch of extra stuff added on the front and … Continue Reading Raffle Kart!
We received some great promotional coverage in the international karting magazine Vroom. Very jazzed! Feel free to share the link with your pals! https://www.vroomkart.com/news/38340/vintage-kart-reunion
We don’t have an official meet hotel at this point, but here is a snapshot of two and three star hotels under $120 a night in the general area of … Continue Reading Hopefully useful hotel info
I just wanted to give vintage kart folks a progress report on organizing the Vintage Kart Reunion, and to ask for your help in a couple areas if you are … Continue Reading Progress report
For those of you who have never been to Prairie City, here’s a short video of a fun heat from the 2004 Vintage Kart Reunion. It was the last heat … Continue Reading Prairie City track layout video
For the 5 lap fun heats on Saturday, my initial thoughts for groupings are: 1. Historic – 1956-62ish karts with period engines, or a stock Mc49 2. Rear engine single … Continue Reading 5-Lap Fun Heat Groups
A big part of this meet is celebrating the history. We encourage old racers to bring their collections and scrapbooks with them to display and share. In addition, a few … Continue Reading A sample of one of the things you can expect at the meet
It’s hard to believe that “Vintage Karting” is old enough to warrant writing up a history, but I’ve been involved for 22 years – when the organized part was starting … Continue Reading A Brief History of Vintage Karting (through my eyes)
There will be a poster to follow, but feel free to print this out and put it up on your fridge to help get you through the winter…