These karts were likely one of the more tame attractions at the joint and even they are pretty wild. Action Park was in the news for all the wrong reasons, mostly because people crashing down the mountain in the luge. I remember seeing those in the commercial on tv.
Other than someone with a ton of money and the want to create some sort of hilarious personal go karting terror dome we’re not sure how else you would make heads or tails out of all this stuff. Your California Privacy Rights
I ended up with one of the cars when action park shut down the Lola track.
There was a Grand Prix park near my home with these Lola cars … Wankel and all … and unfortunately the seats were narrow (on those) for my posterior. Rack and pinion steering was another notable feature. Assets On. | Datsun 280ZX .
Probably not. So what would you do with all this stuff?
Copyright © 2020 BangShift.com All Rights Reserved. They recently (under new management, I think) opened the worlds longest ‘Slip and Slide’ over there… LOLA 506 go carts. The eBay link is hosed. Lola. (Either last year or the year before.).
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WANT! 1978 Lola 506 Runs and Drives Very Rare LOLA 506, Great performer. Manufactured by Lola (yes, THAT Lola) in the 1970s and again for a stint in the 1980s they were originally powered by Wankel rotary engines and although speed limited, could easily be “turned up” to really haul the mail. Privacy Notice 14 watching.
I would refit them all with identical drivetrains and lease them to individuals by they year for a yearly race series at road tracks. There are things that pop up on eBay that can be considered horrible ideas. Yeah, I don’t see it anywhere, not even in completed or sold listings. They look like the same karts from Malibu Grand Prix in Orlando FL. You’d instantly become the largest volume owner of Lola 506 go karts in the world for one thing. Check out the size of those slicks! Here’s the chassis tag. 25 Search Results for "go kart" Models (3) Chevrolet Corvette C3 . Even with that swap we bet these things are stupid fast. McLaren MP4-12C . or Best Offer. The seller’s original intentions were likely to take them and make them into some sort of attraction but obviously that never happened. Favourite. Essentially a go-kart with fully adjustable double wishbone suspension and mini F1 car construction, dozens were used at the defunct Action Park, widely considered to be one of the most dangerous–and fun–theme parks of all-time. Something is hinky. We'll give you credit for the submission (of course) and what is cooler than showing all your gang that you have a story on Bang Shift? We have included a video documentary about Action Park below the photos of the karts and you need to watch it. Sold for $25,250 on 10/9/20 No Reserve: Tice Engineering Sport Go-Kart.
Using what the seller describes as a TAG or “touch and go” transmission, it looks like a CVT to us–perfectly easy for your 1st grader to operate (please do not allow this). Aug 19, 2015Brian LohnesApex Online Find, BangShift APEX19. I used to live an hour from Action Park and never knew about the Lola race cars! This place was the anthesis of the bubble wrap world we live in today and these hauling ass go karts?
Find it here on Craigslist. Sold for $4,250 on 9/28/20 No Reserve: 1934-Style Ford Roadster Go-Kart. I’m never going to have to sell mine. 5 in total. Damn, talk about a flashback! Lola was a company with a very specific purpose: to be at the peak of the global motorsport industry, by creating cars purely with racing in mind. Toggle navigation × Home; Categories; Pricing; Contact; Newsletter; Place an ad Latest ads. Those things were a frigging blast to drive!
For sale, LOLA T70 3B, chassis number SL76/144.
$80.00 Gyrocopters Hover Kart X4 Ottawa 02/11/2020. 1 2. £50,000.00. We are always looking for good bang shifty stories, projects, photos & videos. So fun. In the pics without the body’s they are still rotary powered , rotary snow mobile engines likely from arctic cat.they would not be big enough for automotive rotary engines.
Lola 506 go karts that came from a place called Action Park in New Jersey. US $15,000.00 SPEC SHEET - PHOTOS. I live in North Jersey and I remember Action Park…Crazy! There’s an alpine slide in Park City, Utah.
Essentially a go-kart with fully adjustable double wishbone suspension and mini F1 car construction, dozens were used at the defunct Action Park, widely considered to be one of the most dangerous–and fun–theme parks of all-time.Find it here on Craigslist. Collection in person. £600.00. Fully working with spare parts and spare engine .
Did you mean to enter this number as a bid? The ebay link does not get me to the auction. Cornering speeds must have been insane. But when I squeezed in a drove, they were a BLAST!
It’s so dang fun.
Gemini Karts Dominator Go Kart with Honda GX200 Engine.
Its reopened now I believe but with a new name. Originally fitted with small single rotor Sachs Wankel rotary engines, many such as this example have since been fitted with twin cylinder snowmobile engines. Question of the Week: What Events Are On Your Motorsports Bucket List?
Road & Track Road Test: 1979 Ford Mustang Turbo, BaT Auction Success Story: Restoring a Citroen SM in 3 (or more) Acts -- Act VII, Lake Tahoe Wooden Boat Concours d’Elegance. This car is race ready with current FIA papers valid until 31.12.2025. If you have something to share let us know. They had a retail price of about $6,000 a piece when new and they weighed 650lbs a piece. Action Park rocked!!!! or Best Offer.
Thank you for the trip down memory lane.
This car competed in the SCCA Autocross with 3 championships in the last 5 years.
We mentioned above that the karts were originally powered by Wankel rotary engines. Now, if only I could find the time, money and space!
Are we right?
Collection in person.
Eveything “Lola” but the karts. I have a chance to by 30 frames and bodies and enough parts to build about 20 cars and a tractor trailer of NOS parts.
Driven by Ryan Hunter-Reay Herdez Competition Featured € 75,000. 02.11.2020 Race Cars Lola B02/00 carbon tub/rolling chassis.
They actually renamed it from Mountain Creek back to Action Park. Total GO KART Business Assets for sale - £250k full cost!
Is there any interest in the LOLA 7/10 cars made in 1978 and 1979 and again from 81 till 84 ? The person selling these things must have bought the entire stock from Action Park when it closed down and now they are trying to off-load them.
He is now down to seven running karts and thirty chassis that are in different levels of completion along with bodies and all of the other stuff. If so please use the bidding box above. | |
When combined with the rest of the equation you have something that could be really, and we mean, REALLY fun to drive.
Bet you could come out, if you had a few bucks to invest and a willing sanctioning body!
Only $30! Go Kart - Honda gx160. Special thanks to BaT reader Harvey F. for this submission. Action Park is a legendary place because it is largely considered to be the most off the wall, dangerous, and full throttle amusement/water park in the history of such venues. Cheap!
This place was beyond description and frankly anything we write would be immediately disbelieved. That’s a claim that could be worth the $20,000 asking price.
Privacy Notice We dug up some stuff from a couple of years ago when the stuff was already for sale and at that point the seller had like 20 of them that were complete runners.
Lola B02/00 carbon tub/rolling chassis. 78 watching.
Executed the prefectest 4-wheel drift ..in one drift .. around the last 3 turns last time I was there.
Interest Based Ads Zoominiroc 11/14/14 1:21 p.m. Hi, new here so go easy. 18 Lola for sale. Then there are things that pop up on eBay that seem like such horribly bad ideas that we beg you to indulge yourself in them and this is one of those things. Believe it or not, you had to have one to drive them.
This 1978 Lola 506 is one of a surprisingly large production run built during the 70s and 80s.
US $6,500 SPEC SHEET - PHOTOS. Says the seller: “Probably the cheapest real Lola anywhere.”, In summary, here’s the seller once again: “It even has a front nerf bar to move those slow shifter karts out of your way. All time sensitive parts renewed beginning of 2019 i.e.
This was illustrated perfectly by the iconic T70, which competed against the Ford GT40 in the sports car races of the late 1960s.