Connected to Lightning is NJMP’s 1.1 mile world class karting facility. The karting facility features eight dramatic configurations many of which can be run simultaneously.

The Avenger
The Tempest
The Liberator


There are two challenging tracks at Tempest Raceway – Avenger and Liberator. Tempest Raceway is considered one of the top outdoor karting complexes in the U.S. 

While Walk-ups are accepted, Reservations are strongly recommended and take precedent over those without.

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Arrive & Drive Go-Karting

Endurance Races

Rental Kart League

Kart & Bike Owners

Frequently Asked Questions

Arrive & Drive Go-Karting

An Arrive & Drive is a 15-minute track session, in which drivers can get 15 – 20 laps in. BOOK NOW

Our primary mode of operation is what the industry calls “Arrive & Drive” racing. Simply visit the track during normal business hours and we’ll book you, your friends, and your family into an upcoming Arrive & Drive. An Arrive & Drive is a 15-minute track session, in which drivers can get 15 – 20 laps in. Drivers must be at least 13 years of age and 5’0 tall. Parents or guardians of minors must be present at the time of registration or complete and have notarized the Parental Permission form below. Reservations recommended, but not required. Call (856) 327-7223 or book online

Parental Permission Form

Online Reservations

(1) 15 Min Session – $35
(2) 15 Min Sessions – $60
(3) 15 Min Sessions – $80


(1) 15 Min Session – $40
(2) 15 Min Sessions – $70
(3) 15 Min Sessions – $100

Your Arrive & Drive session includes:

  • Track time
  • Kart rental
  • Helmet & race suit rental
  • Safety briefing

*Additional $5 headsock purchase required for all rentals.

Endurance Races

Grab a few friends and team up for a 2 hour endurance race at Tempest Raceway! Teams will compete for the most laps in 2 hours. Karting Endurance Races are open to all drivers and teams, regardless of experience. This race will be run using NJMP rental karts. BOOK NOW

  • Up to 12 teams of 2-4 people will compete in each Endurance Race
  • Cost is $400 per team, per race
  • Registration is required on Motorsports Reg link below
    • The driver on deck will be given a 5 minute and 2 minute warning prior to the driver switch
  • No aggressive driving allowed. Anyone driving aggressively or in a dangerous manner will be asked to leave the race
  • Racers may purchase a $15 warmup session on the day of the event based upon availability


2024 Endurance Races

  • Saturday, March 30 – Night
  • Sunday, April 7 – Day
  • Saturday, April 27 – Night
  • Sunday, May 5 – Day
  • Saturday, May 25 – Night
  • Saturday, June 29 – Night
  • Sunday, July 7 – Day
  • Saturday, July 27- Night
  • Sunday, August 8 – Day
  • Saturday, August 31 – Night
  • Sunday, September 8 – Day
  • Saturday, September 28 – Night
  • Saturday, October 26 – Night
  • Sunday, November 3 – Day
  • Saturday, November 23 – Night

*Dates are subject to change

For questions contact (856) 327-7223 and jpierce@njmp.com

Rental Kart League

Reservations are required. All races are 16 laps. Each driver who wins one of the two races per round will be awarded at the end of the night during podium celebrations. Points will be awarded all throughout the field of competitors for championship point’s calculation. 

Now accepting registrations for the 2024 season! Participants will use NJMP rental karts, included with registration fee. The League will be a 10-race Championship (two races per round). The registration fee is $400 per 10-race Championship. The Rental Kart League will be capped at 15 entrants per round and the spots are on a first-come basis.

We are thrilled to announce that there are now two age groups for a Rental Kart Leagues. We have the NJMP 25 and Under Leagues and the New Jersey Lottery 25 and Up Leagues. Compete with drivers on an common skill level!

League Members may add a $15 warm-up session on race dates based upon availability.

Race Format:

  • 10 Min Practice
  • 12 Lap Qualifying- Based on fastest Lap Time – Will determine start order
  • 16 Race (1)- Will receive points based on position
  • 16 Race (2)- Will receive points based on position

2024 League Dates

2024 League #1
  • R1: Friday, March 15
  • R2: Friday, March 22
  • R3: Friday, March 29
  • R4: Friday, April 5
  • R5: Friday, April 5
  • R5: Friday, April 19
2024 League #2
  • R1: Friday, April 26
  • R2: Friday, May 3
  • R3: Friday, May 10
  • R4: Friday, May 17
  • R5: Friday, May 24
  • Make Up Date: May 31
2024 League #3
  • R1: Friday, June 7
  • R2: Friday, June 14
  • R3: Friday, June 21
  • R4: Friday, June 28
  • R5: Friday, July 5
  • Make Up Date: July 12
2024 League #4
  • R1: Friday, July 19
  • R2: Friday, July 26
  • R3: Friday, August 2
  • R4: Friday, August 9
  • R5: Friday, August 16
  • Make up Date : August 23
2024 League #5
  • R1: Friday, August 30
  • R2: Friday, September 6
  • R3: Friday, September 13
  • R4: Friday, September 20
  • R5: Friday, September 27
  • Make Up Date: October 4
2024 League 6
  • R1: Friday, October 11
  • R2: Friday, October 18
  • R3: Friday, October 25
  • R4: Friday, November 1
  • R5: Friday, November 8
  • Make Up Date: Friday, November 15
Kart & Bike Owners

Do you have the skills to compete against the best, most experienced karting racers? At Tempest Raceway, there are many different options for you to participate at high levels of competition!

Reservations are strongly recommended. While Walk-ups are accepted, any reservations may take precedent over those without.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our 9 HP, gas-powered go-karts reach up to 55 MPH! These are not your boardwalk go-karts.
If you are coming for Arrive & Drive sessions during normal operating hours, you do not need a reservation. However, Reservations are strongly recommended. While Walk-ups are accepted, any Reservations may take precedent over those without. For group experiences of 10+, you must book in advance.
All drivers must wear closed-toes shoes. Rental jackets and suits are included. If you arrive wearing long paints (jeans, cargo pants, etc) you will only be required to wear the jacket. If you arrive in shorts, you will be required to wear a full suit.
All drivers must be at least 5’0 tall and 13 years of age.
Hours vary depending on the time of year. Please see our calendar for the day you plan on go-karting for the most updated hours.
Yes, all players must have a liability waiver signed; those under the age of 18 must also have their parents or guardians signature in order to participate. You can print out a copy of our waiver on this site or pick one up at our location. Minors who do not have an executed minor participant guardian form will not be allowed on track.
No – alcoholic beverages may not be consumed before going on track.
We do not allow outside food & drink. You are more than welcome to join us at the concession stands (generally open Sat & Sun) or the Finish Line Pub (open Thurs-Sun) for quick eats, sandwiches and dinner.
If you have a group of 10 or more, you can book a group experience for private track time! Check out group packages here or contact (856) 327-7223 or jpierce@njmp.com for more information.