Leicester Motorsport & Karting Society (ULMK)

We are the home of motorsport at the University of Leicester, we are a small group of university students with a keen interest in motorsport and karting. We are open to all academic areas, and welcome all types of people into our Society. We also represent the University at the annual British Universities Karting Championship (BUKC),...

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Members typically study

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
We are the only motorsport-dedicated Society at the University of Leicester.
Recently awarded Silver accreditation by the student’s union for our efforts and achievements to-date.
Throughout the year we hold various socials, so expect race screenings, pub quizzes, bar crawls and other activities.
We run regular trips to local tracks. Winners receive medals, trophies & the occasional bottle of champagne.
We always enter teams into the British Universities Karting Championship.

Recent Projects

UoL Racing Team Garage Tour (08/10/16)

We visited the garage used by the Leicester University Racing Team, which is an engineering-based society that take part in the IMechE Formula Student 2017. This was an opportunity for our members who are engineers or interested in that field to network with the team and find out about the car from the people who built it....