This is a list of books that may provide beneficial knowledge about racing, equipment, and racing in general.

In alphabetical order.

  • Finding Flow, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.
    • General psychology book, not specifically about racing, but about developing skills.
  • Going Faster!, Carl Lopez.
  • Inner speed secrets, Ross Bentley, Ronn Langford.
  • Kart driving secrets that will unlock your inner potential and explode your racing performance, Terence Dove.
    • Short, semi-advertisement book with some tips on kart racing. Available for free with subscription on the author's site.
  • Kart driving techniques, Jim Hall, Steve Smith.
  • Karting!, Jean L. Genibrel.
    • General information about karts and equipment.
  • Karting, Memo Gidley.
  • (The) karting manual, Joao Diniz Sanches
  • Motorsport fitness manual, R.S. Jutley.
  • Principles of race driving, Ayrton Senna.
  • Race kart driving, Bob Bondurant.
  • Speed secrets, Ross Bentley.
  • (The) unfair advantage, Mark Donohue, Paul Van Valkenburgh.
    • Autobiography.