GCKI Fall Series Points Updated

rpm racekarts logo 175Here are the updated points as of GCKI Fall 8 kart race by RPM Racekarts. Thanks to all the kart racers and spectators that attended!  Please look over the points and let Pier Alvarado know ASAP if you have any questions so the series champions can be officially confirmed.

 

The next kart race will be the GCKI Winter Blast, non-points fundraiser, fun on January 4th. The public is invited, bring your friends, family and neighbors and join us for some exciting, close, open-wheel kart racing. Spectator passes are only $5 each which allows access to the shaded spectator bleachers and also the pit areas so you can visit with the kart racers and get a close look at their Italian racing go karts!

 

If you have any questions about the points please contact Pier Alvarado at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
 View the GCKI 2014 Fall Series by RPM Racekarts points file

GCKI Plans 2015 Winter Blast - January 4th, 2014

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By popular demand, GCKI is planning to hold the annual Winter-Blast, non-points, fundraiser, fun race.  The planned date is Sunday January 4th.  The event will be conditional upon two factors – the weather and the willingness of people to volunteer.  If the prediction is for rain or temperatures below 45 degrees on Sunday per the “Weather Bug” forecast on Friday January 2nd – the race will be cancelled.

 

All current 2014 class rules and driver eligibilities will apply to this event.

 

Additionally, we will need the following positions filled – (3) volunteer corner workers, assistant race secretary (wristbands), scales, grid.  Please respond to this posting with your willingness to commit to one of these positions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Workers will qualify for 2015 Spring Series worker points for the driver of their choice.  If the roles are not filled by Friday January 2nd with volunteers – the race will be cancelled.

 

 

 

 

2014 Season Awards Banquet January 24th

2014 Season Awards Banquet Jan 24th @ Dave & Busters, 6010 Richmond Ave, 6pm-10pm

Dave and Busters logoDave & Busters - **RICHMOND Location**- 6010 Richmond Ave, 713-952-2233

Dinner at 6:45 p.m.
Awards at 8:00 p.m.

All GCKI Current Club Members Welcome

  • Before 1/17/2014: $25 adults, $15 children 13 & under
  • After 1/17/2014: $30 adults, $20 children 13 & under

Reservations required: Purchase your tickets online HERE. Contact Bill Choice 281-384-7019 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

Awards:
  • Spring Series Points
  • Fall Series Points
  • Season High Points
  • Season Fast Laps
  • Track Records

Door Prizes! Don’t miss the Grand Prize Drawing, valued at over $300!!! Must be present to win!

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 Dave and Busters map - Click to enlarge

Annual GCKI Membership Meeting - January 7th, 2015

Memorial West Community Club mapMemorial West Community Club - Click to enlarge map

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Memorial West Community Club
700 North Kirkwood Rd, Houston, TX 77079

Food and soft drinks will be provided.  If you want a voice in your club, this is the meeting to attend!

What’s on the Agenda??

  • Election of officers
  • Adoption of 2014 race schedule
  •  Race rules for 2014 will be discussed and set
  •  Membership and financial reports
  • Other important issues you don’t want to miss!

Everyone is welcome.  You must be current in membership dues to vote. We look forward to your participation in this important event!

GCKI Announces New Sponsor - Joe Bauhs Motorsports

joe bauhs motorsports intrepidGulf Coast Karters is pleased to announce a new sponsor Joe Bauhs Motorsports!

 

Joe Bauhs Motorsports is a family owned kart service company with a direct focus on bringing quality services and products to the Houston karting community.

 

Joe has been racing and tuning karts for over 20 years, having himself won many Regional and National Titles and Events, he has worked as a tuner for novices through Pro drivers in karts and has experience working with Formula Ford, Spec Racer Ford, Legend and Late Model Sprint cars.

 

Joe Bauhs MotorsportsJB Motorsports has grown from simply helping people at the track, then providing chassis tuning and maintenance services to now being a full service company. Today JB Motorsports is an authorized Intrepid dealer, providing new and used Intrepid chassis and parts support, turnkey engine and chassis packages, track side services, maintenance services, full arrive and drive services and indeed now also offers engine repair and rebuild services. Through some of our associates the team can also provide driver coaching and data analysis at the track.

 

JB Motorsports is here to serve our customers first, not just on club race weekends but also during private test sessions where you just want to get out to the track and test to find the right set-up or work on driving technique. Our team works with the youngest drivers all the way through to seasoned drivers running in Masters classes, but in each case our customers are people who love to race and want to enjoy what they are doing to the fullest.

 At JB Motorsports, our passion is racing, we are here because we love to do this and love to be around other people who share the same passion. For us it's not about the business it's about the friends we make and enjoy being around while doing this! Our focus is to bring quality, fairly priced services and products to the karting community. If you didn't enjoy Karting you wouldn't be doing it, we enjoy helping you so that you can enjoy it even more! This is our motivation.

~ Joe Bauhs.

Visit JB Motorsports website at www.jbmotorsports.net Phone: (713) 202-1547 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

GCKI Track Weather

Katy, TX, United States

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Fair
39°F, Windchill: 36°F
Wind: 5 mph S
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 0 mi
pressure: 30.13 in falling
Sunrise: 7:13 am
Sunset: 5:30 pm
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Clear
Hi: 55°F, Low: 38°F
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Mostly Sunny
Hi: 66°F, Low: 53°F
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Cloudy
Hi: 72°F, Low: 65°F
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Thunderstorms
Hi: 71°F, Low: 47°F

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