PKRA News and Announcements

We're looking for volunteers to help out with cleanup at the track prior to the SKUSA race.  Please coordinate with Bernie (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) on what still needs to be done and the timing.  Examples include:

  • Weed cleanup
  • Remove hay bails around back of property (need loader)
  • Clean up trash, including tires north of scoring tower.
  • Electrical Box cover on Conex
  • Test water wagon with the tractor and is fill with water.   
  • Clean out golf carts and fill batteries with water
  • Clean up inside of scoring tower
  • Replace any loose/brken elastic loops on A-grid canopy
  • Misc Painting 

Due to the upcoming Pro Tour race, special event pricing for practice is in effect ($100/day for non-members).

Pre-Registration for the 2nd Summer Race (May 12 Surfer's Classic) will open May 6 and remain open until 9:00PM May 11.
Please register early, and email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any technical issues.

Meeting minutes from the April 9 Open Board meeting have been posted (log-in to view)

  • Summer Schedule [since adjusted]
  • County Lease Renewal
  • May 4-6 SKUSA Pro Tour Race - Need help
  • Change DQ in either of the heats to start at back of main.
  • Availability of 22hp KA100 at introductory price through Innovative or Phoenix Kart Rentals
  • Jeff Smale resigning from board due to transfer to Texas
  • Club Rule Changes to match current practice
  • Primary member can be non-driver and designate a different family member as the included driver without paying extra $50

 

Welcome to PKRA

Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) is a member owned and operated club and facility established in 1982.  Our multiple configuration asphalt track is 3/4th of a mile long and averages 25 feet in width.  With 12 turns of various radii and over 500 feet of straight away,  it’s a constant challenge for both the novice and expert driver.  PKRA is located in Glendale, Arizona inside the Adobe Dam Park and Recreation Area.  For a more complete overview and how to get started, visit the How to Start page.

Track Overview

Race Surface Specs

0.7 mile paved road course with 12 turns, 9 possible configurations, and lights for nighttime racing.

Curbing and Asphalt

The curbs at PKRA are built to current CIK specs, and the asphalt is a special racing blend.

Safety

Always a priority at PKRA, the safety of our membership is our first priority.

 

Paddock Area

Paved walkways and 177 pit spaces provide a premiere paddock area capable of holding National events.

Scenic Locations

Located inside a park, you will feel safe and comfortable with your family at PKRA.

Communications

The facility features a PA system, as well as live timing during race events to keep fans informed.

 

Local Kart Vendors

AZ Kart Werx

Innovative Karting

PKR.color

 

Super Moto

 Moto4 Moto3

Southwest Supermoto regularly holds events at PKRA under a separate Special Use Permit  The schedule can be found on the PKRA Calendar.  More information can be found at the Southwest Supermoto web page http://www.southwestsupermoto.com or the Southwest Supermoto Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Southwest-Supermoto-219711791390401/.  Specific questions can be directed to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Super Moto Drone Video from Scott Shepharard: