In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The first time I raced was in a go-kart at age 8.
- McMurray started racing go-karts at 10 and quickly established a winning habit, capturing four U.S. titles.
- There will be classic and vintage cars, racing cars, go-carts, bikes, trucks, service vehicles and just about anything else with wheels.
- Oh yes, go-karts, boats, been all sorts of cars, so this was where I found I could play with big horsepower and be safe.
- I grew up on a farm and I was an only child and my parents ran a road construction company, my dad used to build little go-karts for me, so I raced a lot of go-karts and dirt bikes when I was growing up.
- He also covered motocross, powerboats, touring cars and go-karts, but F1 was his major arena.
- I've been brought up racing go-karts back home in England.
- He used cameras mounted on go-karts and computer-graphic imagery.
- They are referred to as go karts, go carts, go-karts, shifter karts, gokarts and many other differently spelled variations.
- That ability dates to when he was 5, running laps in a go-kart as his dad timed him.
- As the swarm of go-karts completes its final warm-up lap and hurtles across the starting line, the race is on.
- Numerous other activities taking place during the day include 4x4 off-road rides, trade stands, go-karts and motor tests.
- My 6-year-old son Dominic and I have been spending as much time as possible in our go-karts.
- When I started racing, I did really well in go-karts and saw I had the talent to do it.
- One of these houses remained empty for years (the speculation was that it was haunted following the mysterious death of the owner), and had the perfect drive for racing go-karts, bikes and skateboards.
- ‘I started racing go-karts at age eight and that was when I started working on cars,’ Green says on his Web site.
- The Sonoma track offers a diverse calendar of racing events, from go-karts to motorcycles, drag racing, stock cars and sports cars.
- Green's father, David, is a former drag racer who started his sons in go-karts and late models.
- I've played around with some go-karts here and there, but nothing to speak of.
- In all, he competed in only 23 car races between go-karts and F1.
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