Octane Raceway, Scottsdale

4.4
#6 of 21 in Fun & Games in Scottsdale
Entertainment Center · Auto Race Track
Octane Raceway is the first of its kind in Scottsdale AZ, and is privately owned and operated by its founder/CEO, Scott Sanders.

Octane has a third mile track which winds inside and outside. It is the only full time indoor/outdoor track in the United States. We are open for business 365 days a year for public and corporate events. Some of the organizations we have hosted include: GoDaddy, Insight, Southwest Airlines, Honeywell, Intel, Sprint and the Phoenix Suns.

Our European electric race karts go up to 45 MPH, and offer a truly exhilarating experience with zero emissions. A sophisticated, world-class karting facility, Octane has become a Scottsdale entertainment staple – a definite “must do” when visiting the Valley. We frequently welcome celebrity and professional racing guests. Stop by on the right night, maybe you’ll bump into someone famous!
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  • We had a great time at the race way! The sign up and getting our race licenses was pretty easy and the hostess took our picture for us. Bartender was awesome and suggested some awesome drinks, and...  more »
  • Very fun go carting very nice staff like brad and be was a great birthday place I came here which a friend and rod go carts all day and did vr  more »
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  • Great place to take a group of friends for a fun night out! The karts are quick and the track is cool. It's definitely best when both inside and outside are open so try to go when the weather is nice.
  • Track marshals tend to regulars. You wont enjoy yourself as a first timer racing at this track. They inform you to "move over", "no bumping" etc, by holding a placard if you get in the way of a regular. They will even reduce the speed of your cart if you dont obey. I was getting bumped left and right by regular racers and nothing happened to them. The track marshal should be fair to everyone. I'll stick to k1 or Go Kart World. You'll need to test and get licensed at Go Kart World to drive the gas big dogs that are 45+ mph. At least the track marshals at either locations treat everyone equal. Even the regular "professional" racers get penalized for not obeying them. First and last for me here.

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