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Address: 2925 Mead Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95051-0806
Phone Number: +1 408-338-0579
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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The premise behind the creation of K1 Speed was to offer enthusiasts and...

The premise behind the creation of K1 Speed was to offer enthusiasts and amateurs alike an authentic and genuine racing experience in a safe, comfortable, accessible and perhaps most importantly, unique environment. Utilizing advanced European electric karts and indoor asphalt tracks, K1 Speed quickly developed a reputation as being fun and exciting, and our growth has been continuous since we first opened our doors. In addition to our Arrive and Drive racing option, which allows individuals to visit our indoor karting centers anytime and experience the thrill of racing, we also offer racing leagues and a variety of packages for corporate events and group parties, which have proven quite popular. To meet the needs of customers and kart racing enthusiasts who demand more, we also have a Pro Shop - K1 Race Gear - which carries everything that a karter might need to compete at the track. At K1 Speed, our goal is to be synonymous with karting, and we think that we are on our way! 

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We've had good experiences when we've visited, however it would be nice for them to add go karts suitable for younger guests. The wait times vary, somedays there is no wait and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 May 2016
Strllradvsoca
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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

My kids are not racers, but the LOVE coming here when invited for parties. Staff are very friendly and helpful, and cars feel very safe

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Thank Elizabeth W
Sammamish, Washington
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We visit Redmond, WA location multiple times. This is our first visit to Santa Clara location. The staff is rude, they couldn't look up our accounts from Redmond. They made us create new accounts. Once we register as new , they made us wait 1 HR and told that only one more race left, so we could only go for... More 

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1 Thank ramisetty
Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

First time racing here at K1 speed, and definitely returning! The track was bigger than other places I went to before. Friendly atmosphere. Most importantly there's no exhaust/ gas smell 😌

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Thank X9537FTahmeda
San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We've had good experiences when we've visited, however it would be nice for them to add go karts suitable for younger guests. The wait times vary, somedays there is no wait and others have an hour wait for a guest to race.

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Thank Strllradvsoca
Monterey, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

We went during the week, I heard weekends are long wait, and lot of people! I can say while we were their we had great customer service, the guys running the track our on top of it when there is a crash. These cars go pretty fast, I was impressed! My son and I had great time, I recommend taking... More 

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Thank MontereyPokerP
Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

What I like about this place? A: All Go-Karts are electric. Race track marshal is able to prevent accidents by remote disabling racers when there is an issue on the track. Nice!!! We came here as part of our "team building activity" and you know how those things are...let me put this way, I was the only one there not... More 

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Thank VJ V
Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Celebrated my sons 16th birthday with family and teen boys. Everyone had a blast!!! Booked one of their race packages and it did not disappoint. I wish I could have remembered names but the ladies at the front counter and the gentleman inside the track area that gave the instructions and race rules were wonderful. They were very pleasant and... More 

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1 Thank allaboutjuanita
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

This was a lot of fun. You do need to be 48", so not all kids can race. The wait can be pretty long because there are a limited number of racers allowed in the track for each race. A bit pricey, but fun for an occasional party.

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1 Thank Michael Y
Morgan Hill, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

The carts were very fun to race around but I was only able to do a couple of races started to get dizzy. Oh well age will prevail. LOL!! Try it you will love the scaled down racing!

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1 Thank deadgrassdog
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

I had a go-cart on the family farm when I was a kid. This place is great. The track is indoor. Carts are electric. Acceleration is great. The carts are well maintained.

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