The first thing you have to do is create your FaceRacer registration on the tablets placed near the reception. With that registration after driving you will be able to check your results, see what place your time ranked amongst the others on the racetrack according to age group, categories: male/female and type of karting.
If you already have made a FaceRacer registration you will only have to confirm and make your selection for driving: number of minutes and type of karting.
Yes, the first time you register, identity confirmation is obligatory.
By filling in the registration form on the tablets and its confirmation, automatically at the reception a declaration is printed with your information. By signing this declaration you agree to the terms and conditions of piloting at Sofia Karting Ring. For children under the age of 14, a parent or accompanying guardian must sign the declaration.
It is good to be wearing comfortable clothes and especially shoes, so you feel comfortable while driving. You have to purchase a balaclava from the reception, which is put under the helmet. The balaclava is yours to keep. It is prohibited to drive with scarves and other fluttering clothes. People with long hair have to tie them as a safety precaution.
Yes, the balaclava is mandatory as the helmets have been used a lot and hygiene is important.
It is necessary to put phones, keys and other items that could fall from your pockets in the safes and lockers at the track.
The minimum height of drivers is 130cm or 6 years old, but the height is key. The karting racetrack has junior karts Sodi LR5, which are for children from 6-12 years of age.
Yes, if the child can cover the norm for preset time and has the height of over 140cm. For the youngsters who are less than 14 years of age a declaration has to be filled in by a parent giving consent that the child can drive a RX8.
The lead driver of the double must me of at least 16 years of age.
Every client registers at the reception of Sofia Karting Ring and with each time he drives kilometers are recorded in his FaceRacer profile. When 100 kilometers are reached he receives a membership card giving him the right to use 10% discount. For all other bonus systems please follow FaceRacer.com
A race is organized for a minimum of 10 people for Sodi RX8. There are 3 laps for time (pole position), and the second lap is timed, starting grid, start (light) and 10 minutes until the flag (final), plus another 1 lap for coming back to the box after the finish. Time span is 15-20 minutes.
14 people can compete at the same time, the same as the number of Sodi RX8 karts on the track.
Yes, all of the minutes you purchase have to be used at the same time.
Each driver undergoes a short mandatory instruction for safety. At the briefing you will be shown the significance and meaning of each flag , safety signs and how to operate with the kart.
When starting the instructor will make you go and stop to see if you are capable of doing so.
You do not need competition experience. Each driver will be instructed accordingly for safety and the rules of the track, meaning of the flags and markings as well as the proper way of driving.
Motorsports can be dangerous! You are required to introduce yourself with the rules and properly follow the safety procedures!