Hot Cars and Racing Karts was published bi-monthly by Rajo Publications in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The publisher was Joseph Hardie, who launched many automotive titles including Speed Mechanics and Hop-Up.

Hot Cars and Racing Karts was a re-branding of Racing Karts magazine. Only three issues were printed in June, August and October, 1962.

June 1962
June 1962 No 87
Aug 1962
Aug 1962 No 88
Oct 1962
Oct 1962 No 89
Last Known Issue