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Address: 6212 Corte Del Abeto, Carlsbad, CA 92011
Phone Number: 760-929-2225
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: 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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High Speed Epicness

Feels like your in whatever motorsport you like! On track, it felt more like I was hitting 70 to 80mph! Even with my rear tires wanting to spin me out, every lap had some kind of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Oceanside, California
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San Marcos, California
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302 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

For how long u have to wait and how much it costs it is not worth it. Plus the guys who run it let their friends and people who they consider vip clearly receive cars that are better. When your passed going full speed something isn't right. My son who was doing great was told to pull over to allow... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We were out in this are for Don Prudhomme's Open House in 2011 and we were looking for something to do the next day. I found this place and my husband had to try it. He had a blast. Would definitely do this again.

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Feels like your in whatever motorsport you like! On track, it felt more like I was hitting 70 to 80mph! Even with my rear tires wanting to spin me out, every lap had some kind of unexpected moment. Finished 4th overall. I personally recommend you go to K1 Speed to let your adrenaline go bonkers on you!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My husband and 16 year old had a lot of fun with 3 rounds of racing. The lobby is comfortable with plush leather sofas for waiting. We definitely will be back.

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San Diego, California
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147 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I have not had this much fun in so long. The course was fun, the staff was great, the cars and course were fun to ride on. Best to go with some friends.

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encinitas, CA
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170 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My cousins visit every summer and this raceway is number one on their list of things to do. Well organized and a lot of fun for the kids. Dad's find the cars quite confining if you are over 6 feet tall! Just let the kids race! Teaches them driving skills...

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San Diego, California
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158 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

When you walk into the place, it feels like a speedway. You can hear the cars on the track. They make you register and get a "drivers license" card. They only allow so many at one time so the track wasn't too crowded. They monitor the drivers and keep it safe. It was the first time for our 13 year... More 

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Carlsbad, CA
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I love K1, it's fun and great for teenagers and adults alike, not for little kids. It's a little pricey for what you get but it's fun. They have some food and beer available as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Good fun except for the very end where some idiot kept hitting me. Best to go when there are less people or you have a group reservation. The racing is good fun. Certainly worth doing once.

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San Diego, California, United States
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85 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We have been to several kids birthday parties here. Kids have a blast as well as the parents who drive. The biggest downside to this place is if you want to go with a friend or two. We have tried to go on numerous occasions and have been informed that it will be a two hour wait!! They need to... More 

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Additional Information about K1 Speed Carlsbad

Address: 6212 Corte Del Abeto, Carlsbad, CA 92011
Phone Number: 760-929-2225
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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