Rookie Kart

A downsized version of our single-seater. Durable and fun, for riders with lower height requirements.

The Rookie Kart is a downsized version of the single-seater.   Durable and fun, it is meant for riders that cannot meet the height requirement of the single-seater.   The Rookie is geared to run at speeds of 10-12 mph.   All Rookie riders must be able to reach the petals while properly sitting against the seat back.  A minimum of 48” is required.

Engine
6.5 HP Honda® GX-200 with silent muffler

Drive
36mm wide, 8mm pitch,Synchronous Belt

Size
48″W x 80 3/4″L X 37″H

Weight
515 lbs.

Wheels
Heavy duty steel, 5″ 3-hole

Tires
12 x 4.00-5 (extra thick tread) slick

Brakes
Twin 6″ shoe-and-drum type

Seat
Plastic low-back seat with upholstered headrest

Steering Wheel
Heavy duty cast aluminum

Frame
Steel tubing (.120″ wall) MIG welded in jigs

Finish on Frame
Special powder coating is baked at 425° F- Choice of 4 colors​​

Bumper
2-piece .360″ x 4″ spring steel, perimeter design

Padding
Crotch pad on steering column support and steering pad on butterfly steering wheel

Shoulder Harness
4-point padded, automotive quality

Low Center of Gravity
The bottom of the chassis is well below the center of the wheels to prevent tipping

Roll Bar
1 1/2″ tubing integral with the frame

Fenders
Provides additional protection from wheel