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Pole Position Raceway

99 Caven Point Road, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4605
+1 201-333-7223
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i called to find out wait time

after a frustrating 15 minute conversation, the takeaway was , i would have to wait more than an... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Gulliver F
Long Lines, Expensive, Lot of Hype

Took my wife and two teenage children to Pole Position Raceway in NJ. The place is large and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
grknyc
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Brooklyn, New York
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RPM Raceway is America's ultimate all-electric indoor go-kart and entertainment destination providing an authentic, exhilarating and safe racing experience second only to climbing into an actual race car. From weekend warriors seeking a quick thrill, to determined racers looking to become the next Dale or Danica, RPM Raceway was created for racers of all levels.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“video games” (2 reviews)
“race cars” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 22:00
LOCATION
99 Caven Point Road, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4605
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+1 201-333-7223
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

after a frustrating 15 minute conversation, the takeaway was , i would have to wait more than an hour, there were 6 races in front of me and each race was 10-14 minutes.

Thank Gulliver F
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Took my wife and two teenage children to Pole Position Raceway in NJ. The place is large and spacious. They seemed to be understaffed. Long lines to check in and get situated. They grossly underestimated the waiting time to race. NOT COOL. There is very...More

1  Thank grknyc
kfarage, Owner at Pole Position Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for reaching out to Pole Position Raceway. We're sorry to learn that your racing experience was not what we strive for. Both the racing and customer service are priorities to us. Your feedback, positive or negative is important to us as we race...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to take kids for a change. Tends to get busy in the evenings so best to go earlier if you are flexible. Race time is quite short but worth trying.

Thank londoncallin2080
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Went here for a quick session before kicking off a bachelor party and had a blast! We were a group of 8 guys betwen 30 - 35 and really enjoyed our time. Started with several rounds of timed races which determined our start position for...More

Thank Jeremie P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went here on the night of my birthday and I had so much fun. Management are a good group of guys too. These karts go so fast and it was a blast riding around with my friends. I would very much recommend this if...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Super fun date idea or with friends! It was a thrill to get to drive the race cars. Very organized and a great place to enjoy!

Thank Melaney L
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I decided to go to pole position because I lived near it and looked exciting. When I arrived the first thing I noticed was that the people were not all that friendly. The race was short but exciting. Then the employees rushed us out. If...More

2  Thank Youth4Critic
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I liked this place. I read the Google Reviews in advance. Mondays are best here because they merge the two tracks into one huge track. I also read how the long lines were brutal, so we visited on Tuesday at 3PM. We were the only...More

1  Thank GlobalVilla9er
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Arrived shortly after opening - 12PM - and would recommend for your first visit. Facility is located in an industrial park but with excellent signage and racing banners leading the way to the entrance. Facility is first rate; clean, automated with spectator seating, gift counter,...More

1  Thank gdig
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Went there with my son. Very friendly environment. Very safe and fun track. Will go again. Recommended for all ages. The only negative about the place was finding it.

Thank EricMid
Zach T, General Manager at Pole Position Raceway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

So glad you enjoyed yourself! If you're going to come again we recommend that you look into membership options for great savings!

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Danielle N
4 May 2017|
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Response from kfarage | Property representative |
No, you don't need a drivers license.
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07hdsb
6 July 2016|
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Response from Waveriderwrv | Reviewed this property |
No restrictions per the web site. They noted that they've had people up to 7' tall race. not sure how comfortable it was though. I'm 6'1" and about 180, and no fit concerns at all. If your friend is big weight size, best... More
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Nolan M
4 May 2016|
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Response from Waveriderwrv | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's around 4 or 5 minutes. You can choose to do multiple races. I'd call to confirm. I would say that a shorter race works since the skill/experience level can vary with each heat, so nice to get a different... More
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