Timber front bumper to
protect wheels etc from direct impacts.
Steel compression rods to
pass bumper impact loads directly back into the chassis
main structural members.
At the very front of the kart is a
timber bumper or fender. This is advised in order to protect the
front wheels from accidental impacts with obstacles. The bumper
is made from shaped planed timber and is easily replaced if
The main structural connection is via two steel
compression rods to the kart's front beam and so to the main