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Latest News - Updated 28 March 2017

Round 3 - Open for entries: Don't forget all members racing this year will be eligible for entry in to our "Win an OTK Chassis" prize draw (See below) as well as several other random Members Only offers throughout the year. More details to follow. Dunks-The Place To Race In 2017


Want to race on a new chassis is 2018? Then win one in 2017 with Dunkeswell KRC as part of our 50th celebrations!

To celebrate 50 years of continuous racing at the former RAF airfield, Dunkeswell Kart Racing Club is pleased to announce that one lucky Driver member will win an unused OTK Rolling Chassis at the 2017 Awards Ball. To be in with a chance of winning this amazing prize all you have to do is be a fully paid up driver club member and race! Each time you enter, and race, you will earn an entry into the draw. Any and any members who compete in all 8 championship rounds will receive a bonus ticket giving you 9 chances of winning this awesome prize. T's & C'c apply.

Terms and conditions:
1. All entrants to the draw must be fully paid up driver members of the 2017 Dunkeswell Kart Club Championship.
2. Each entrant will receive one entry to the draw for each round they race (not including the SW Championships)
3. Entrants will be eligible to receive entries for the draw from race following full membership payment. the month they join the club.
4. Entrants who race all 8 Championship rounds (subject to qualifying criteria) will receive a bonus entry to the draw, up to a maximum of 9.
5. The prize chassis will be a new unused OTK brand, make and model subject to availability but will be no older than a 2016 model.
6. There is no cash alternative.
7. Once awarded the winner is free to do what they wish with the chassis. not restricted from selling the chassis if they so wish.
8. The draw will take place at the Dunkeswell 2017 Awards Ball with the winning ticket picked out at random by a third party not linked to the competition.
9. All club members, including committee members will be eligible to take place in the draw subject to meeting the above criteria.
10. All tickets will be available after the draw for inspection to avoid any discrepancies.


The DKRC/MSA Scholarship Cadet kart is available for loan for the 2017 season. The kart has been converted from an IAME to a Honda using a Mike Bontoft Race Prepared engine to ensure the lucky recipient will be racing with the pack. If you or if you know someone who would benefit from this brilliant opportunity please email the Club Chairman, Jim Bee, giving your reasons why you feel you should be considered. email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This offer is subject to terms and conditions and the recipient must be able to store/transport and maintain the kart over the season. Good Luck and the lucky recipient will be decided in the new year.

Pit Space Renewal Form - is in the download section. Please note any pit spaces NOT renewed by 31 December will be available to be sold. This is a change from last year. 


Official Club Clothing available now from Race Control. T Shirts, Polo's, Hoodies, Soft Shell Jackets, Snapback and Baseball caps in all sizes. Pop in and speak to Mel.

Live Streaming across all 4 camera's can be accessed via:

The next Open Practice at the circuit will be on the 21st and 28th January 2017.

Practice and Calendar 2017

PracticeRace Weekend



Club Championship
22 April  29th/30th Round 3
20 May  27th/28thNKRARound 4
17 June  24th/25thFP4Round 5
22 July  29th/30thNKRARound 6
19 Aug 26th/27thSouth West Championships inc Formula Blue Grand Finale & TKM's 
16 Sep 23rd/24thFP4Round 7
21 Oct28th/29th2CKCRound 8
18 Nov Open Practice 
23 Dec Open Practice  
30 Dec Open Practice 

Please note that the closing date for entries is midnight on the Monday prior to the race meeting. The reason for this is that the club needs to arrange ambulance and marshall cover based on the number of entrants as well as ensuring there are the required amount of trophies. Due to the high number of late entries being received, it is making the race meeting difficult to administer and therefore any entry received AFTER the deadline will incur a £10 administration surcharge - There will no exceptions made for this. Please help us by getting your entry in in a timely manner.Please note that the club has a limited number of Transponders for emergency use. The Blue Book clearly states that it is the competitors responsibility to have a transponder for racing purposes. 

The Let's Go Karting scheme is back and it has been improved for 2015! Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book your slot. The basic LGK sessions will run for complete newcomers to karting and an enhanced coached session with full track access for drivers with some experience run by Jon Muir of The Edge Motorsport.

Facebook page – “Dunkeswell kartracingclub” is a good way of keeping up to date so send a friend request!

Twitter Feed - Join us @dunkeswellkartc to keep up to speed!

Finished for the day and feeling hungry? The Aviator is offering all club members a £1.00 discount on all main meals on production of a valid club membership card and the Viceroy are again offering their 10% discount on all takeaway orders over £10 with free delivery to the circuit. As always, Tracey's Snacks are trackside to keep you in Tea/coffee and bacon baps during the day.