I Still Can’t Believe This… A DIY Go Kart Powered Just by a DRILL MOTOR!

The kid in this clip is having a whale of a time on his DIY go kart. And rightly so – it’s pretty cool. His dad put it together using some pretty limited materials: some lumber, a couple of wheels, some cord and a drill. That’s right – a drill. The motor of the drill is what powers the go kart. And it can pick up some surprisingly high speeds! When you think how little cash it probably cost to ┬áput it all together, you realize just how brilliant┬áthis really is! I wish my dad had thought of this when I was young…

Did you know?
Almost all of history’s greatest motor racing stars started off in go-karting, from Michael Schumacher to Aryton Senna. In fact, Brazilian legend Senna once described karting as ‘the purest form of motor racing.’