Go Kart Design Challenge

Welcome to the 12th GKDC, proudly presented by ISNEE Motorsports! Prepare to embark on an exciting journey of innovation and competition as you put your engineering competence against the best minds in the field.

This distinguished design competition serves as a platform for aspiring engineers and technologists to showcase their talent, strategic thinking, and collaborative spirit. From initial concept to the final lap, the GKDC promises an immersive experience that pushes the boundaries of ingenuity and performance.

Join us in this celebration of success, where cutting-edge design meets precision engineering to redefine the future of motorsports. Assemble your finest team, harness your collective expertise, and prepare to make your mark on the track.

Seize the opportunity to network with industry leaders, gain invaluable insights, and leave a lasting impression in the realm of automotive engineering. Don't miss your chance to be part of this premier event – register your team today and accelerate towards success in the 12th GKDC!

GKDC invites participation in two categories:
1- Combustion Vehicle (CV)
2- Electric Vehicle (EV)

Early Bird Registration Start Date: 10 Mar – 25 Mar 2024
Registration Start Date: 10 March 2024
Registration Fee: ₹ 31,999 + 18% GST (Effective from 1 May 2024).
Final Event: 19 - 23 Feb 2025 | Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore


GKDC Concept is the virtual design competition for the teams aiming to enter into the main competition and have less experience and exposure in the field vehicle designing and manufacturing. For this category the physical prototype of the vehicle is not required, however, teams can choose to present the physical components/systems/assemblies, if available. GKDC Concept invites participation in both, Combustion Vehicle and Electric Vehicle categories.

The purpose of the GKDC Concept is to provide teams with an opportunity to conceptualize and design a Go Kart in compliance with the GKDC Rules and Guidelines.

Primary Registration Date: 10 March 2024
Registration Fee: ₹ 16499 + 18% GST (Effective from 26 March 2024).

Is it mandatory to clear the In-House Technical Inspection?

Yes, in order to proceed to the next level, at least 75% of work must be completed by the time In-House TI happens.

What is the maximum limit of the engine capacity for CV Category?


How many members can we register at max?

The maximum number of members in a team is limited to 50, refer to TMI in Competition Info.