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Velocity Karts Ltd

Pages Road | Anzac Drive end, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-388 8222
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Best activity and customer service ever!

We called into Velocity Karts in the school holidays on the off chance we could have a go. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melkkees
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Cromwell, New Zealand
Blowed me away with so much fun

I can't believe how much fun we had today. Had a 9 year old and myself go out and have some fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stefanie I
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We offer two choices of outrageous fun on 3 wheels: -Wind powered blokart (land yachts) -Battery powered Driftkarts Two purpose built tracks in Christchurch where you can hire a kart and have some fun with family and friends. A GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR PEOPLE AGED 8 TO 80+
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Pages Road | Anzac Drive end, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called into Velocity Karts in the school holidays on the off chance we could have a go. They were so accommodating, and even though they had a large group there made sure that we too were well looked after! It was worth the short...More

Thank Melkkees
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't believe how much fun we had today. Had a 9 year old and myself go out and have some fun. The staff were amazing, clear instructions, its all about the customers having fun and making the most of our paid time! It is...More

Thank Stefanie I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came out today to velocity blo karts and had a ball. We had to cancel our original booking yesterday due to one child being sick and Ian was very understanding and moved our days for us. It was a great day wind wise, being...More

Thank aliperth1977
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review and awesome comments about your blokart experience, it was lovely to meet you all. The blokarts catered for the speed demon in your family and everyone else found an exciting yet comfortable level to sail which is what family fun...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I surprised my husband with a blokart experience and we had such a great time. It was well run and it is an awesome experience. I would thoroughly recommend anyone to go, it was well worth it.More

Thank kamischewski
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and it was nice to meet you both. It is great to hear you had an awesome experience but you were probably a bit mean giving your husband a surprise present then going faster than him...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dropped in as part of our leisurely itinerary in Sumner Great crew provided us with a fantastic time. Very easy to get the hang of it and pump a bit of adrenaline Well worth a visit.More

Thank ZipZip4
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review and pleased to see you enjoyed your blokart experience. It was a good breeze and there are always lots or laughs and rivalry when there is a group like yours on the track. Hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very accommodating for a group of 8....best time ever....and I am a local! highly recommend and value for money....give it a go it is as easy or as fast as you want it!!More

Thank Ayres1958
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for writing a review and for such a great heading! Nice to see a group of 8 trying something new, mastering it and having a great time together. I appreciate your comments about the value of our activities and your positive recommendation. We look...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the day we went there wasn't a lot of wind so wasn't that exciting but you could see that it could be. The crew there are all lovely!More

1  Thank bessieboo70
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review and whilst it is a shame that the wind didn't quite perform it is good to know you could see how exciting blokarts could be. Thanks for your kind comments about the crew, we really appreciate...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Dropped past Velocity Karts before our drive down to Queenstown and had a great time! We had a go on both the drift karts and the blokarts. The drift karts were a bit tricky to pick up but we had heaps of fun once we...More

Thank Jennifer L
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. The Drifts can be initially quite a challenge but as you proved perseverance gets you there! Great to hear you had heaps of fun on our karts and we appreciate your lovely comments about our team. I hope the trip...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with family and had great fun. Did the blo karts and the drift karts. Great service, the guys really helped and were very encouraging.More

Thank Hayley W
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for letting us know that your family had great fun on your visit to Velocity Karts. Your comments about our team are really appreciated, we enjoy seeing people have fun on the blokarts and driftkarts so it isn't hard to be enthusiastic. We look...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Ian went out of his way to work in with my other bookings. When we arrived he explained everything well and then set up a course to suit the wind. It was a fun activity to do in Chrsitchurch and got you out of the...More

Thank CoUrTnEy90123
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review. We were pleased to get you and your mum out on the blokarts and see the big smiles on your face. I hope the rest of your visit to NZ was fun. Cheers Ian

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Jeff L
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Response from VelocityKarts | Property representative |
Hi we have had someone weighing 150kg and another gave feedback on Facebook that a member of their group weighed 130kg. We set our sails according to the wind strength and sailor size and generally need a stronger breeze to... More
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