Entries by Sarah Vigil

5 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR LAP TIMES

At all of our MB2 locations, drivers often ask us how they can make it to the top of the leaderboard. While practice is the key to a faster lap time, there are a number of techniques you should use to help achieve the optimal time. 1. STEER SMOOTHLY If you’re trying to improve your […]

BASICS OF A QUALITY RACING LINE

One of the biggest factors in your ability to be a fast racer around our tracks here at MB2 Raceway is your ability to choose and stick to an optimal racing line. A “line” is what drivers call the path that you take around the track on each lap. Essentially, the track is a path […]

5 MISTAKES TO AVOID ON THE GO-KART TRACK

MISTAKE #1: PEDAL TO THE METAL One of the biggest mistakes new kart racers make is flooring the gas pedal, then slamming on the brakes when they need to slow down. Instead, you want to use the kart’s natural deceleration when going into a turn, then accelerating more gently as you exit the turn. When […]

THE STORY OF THE VERY FIRST GO-KART

Go-karts have been such a big part of racing culture for so long, it’s hard to imagine the sport without them. The story of the very first go-kart, however, actually came decades after the invention of the automobile and occurred right here, in California. ART INGELS & LOU BORELLI The story of the very first […]

DRIVING TIPS TO IMPROVE YOUR LAP TIMES

Racing technique is something that every driver who wishes to be competitive will practice as often as possible, from those just starting out to even the most seasoned veterans. While making your car (or kart) go fast with its technical setup is paramount to your performance, the best drivers can still win on race day […]

WHY INDOOR GO KART RACING IS PERFECT FOR TEAM BUILDING

At MB2 Raceway, we frequently host corporate events for businesses in a wide range of industries. These events are fun, exciting, and encourage team building through friendly competition. Whether you’re looking to improve office morale, or are looking for a great way to reward your employees for all their hard work, indoor kart racing is […]

UNDERSTANDING GO-KART BASICS

Thinking about your first trip or event at MB2 Raceway? Never driven a go-kart? Worried that you won’t know what to do? It’s normal for beginners to believe that indoor go-kart racing is too difficult to try or that they do not have the know-how to participate. The truth is that indoor go-kart racing can be safe […]