Hamilton, ON (September 24, 2015)- It’s that time of year again; the Waterloo Regional Karting Club is preparing to host its 34th Annual Oktoberfest Grand Prix Thanksgiving weekend – beginning with practice on Friday afternoon, October 9 and racing Saturday October 10.
Keeping with karting tradition, the Oktoberfest Grand Prix is one the largest four-cycle karting events in Canada.
Included in this year’s event we have nine classes on the board which is sure to produce some intense and exciting racing. There are sven Honda Classes – Cadet, Novice, Jr Lite, Jr Heavy, Sr Lite, Sr Heavy & Masters classes. As well as the up and coming Jr & Sr Briggs classes which will run under the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship series rules.
There will be prizes for all registered driver, cash prizes will be awarded to the top 3 drivers in each class, as well as trophies for the top five drivers in each class. And this year, there will be a $100 cash prize to the fastest qualifiers in each class.
On top of all that, we will TWO Mechanic’s Races – First Mechanics race will include all drivers with race experience and a second Mechanics Race for all drivers without race experience. And of course, the exciting Powder Puff race will take place. These three racing events will have a $10 entrance fee to participate. Sure to be an exciting day of racing for all.
Let’s finish the 2015 season off right!
The Waterloo Regional Karting club would like to thank our race day sponsors, Neely Auto Body and Burwell Auto for their support in making this year’s Oktoberfest Grand Prix one to remember.
Registration forms can be found on our website at
From: Vanessa Bisschop