Oct 21, 2014 The KZ2 podium (L-R) Lorenzo Camplese, Davide Forè and Daniel Bray
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Italian Superstar Davide Forè completed a perfect day at the Race of Stars, powered by the V8 Superfest on the Gold Coast on Saturday, being undefeated aboard his CRG. The five-time World Champion had fellow Italian, Lorenzo Camplese right with him for the early part of the final, Camplese firing his CRG into the lead […]

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Oct 16, 2014 The Race of Stars international visitors on the SkyPoint Climb in Surfers Paradise today
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While they have reached enormous heights in their racing careers, World Champion kart racers Davide Forè and Jonathan Thonon reached new heights ahead of this Saturday’s Race of Stars on the Gold Coast in Australia. The pair joined their fellow international visitors on the SkyPoint Climb in Surfers Paradise today. At 270 metres above sea […]

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Speedcafe.com Backs Race of Stars

Live Streaming on Speedcafe.com/kartinglive this Saturday

Oct 14, 2014 Race of Stars logo
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One of the World’s leading motorsport news websites, Speedcafe.com has joined as a major partner of the Race of Stars karting extravaganza on the Gold Coast this weekend. Now in its second year, the Race of Stars has attracted no less than eight international competitors, including two of the biggest names in world karting – […]

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Ardigo Earns First KZ CIK-FIA World Championship

New champions of international karting awarded in Sarno

Oct 13, 2014 Marco Ardigo earned his first ever KZ world championship (Photo: Press.net Images)
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It was the right place and the right time for a great show of Motorsport. The International Circuit Napoli  fullfilled all the expectations: extraordinary races those run at the Italian facility for the final day of the World CIK-FIA KZ Championship. Besides the World Championship, there were two more events on schedule: the Final of […]

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Oct 12, 2014 Marco Ardigo (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The International Circuit Napoli is ready to host the final phase of the top race in the end of the 2014 karting season: the World KZ Championship is going to award, here in Sarno (I), the last CIK-FIA titles. The Italian Marco Ardigò (Tony Kart-Vortex-Bridgestone KZ) and Fabian Federer (CRG-Maxter KZ2), the Spanish Jorge Pescador […]

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Camponeschi Leads Qualfiying for CIK-FIA KZ World Championship

Big names challenges each other in Sarno

Oct 11, 2014 Flavio Camponeschi (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The thrilling showdown between the top names of International Karting has begun today at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno (I). There are 41 entrants taking part in the race for the CIK-FIA KZ World Title. The participants already tested the 1699 metres of the track yesterday; together with them also the 96 entrants to […]

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Oct 07, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
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The KF and KFJ World CIK-FIA titles were awarded to the British drivers Lando Norris and Enaam Ahmed and now there is only one more title to be awarded: the World KZ title. The Championship is the closing event of this 2014 CIK-FIA season, together with the International Super Cup KZ2. The events are scheduled […]

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Oct 02, 2014 (Photo: Chris Walker - kartpix.net)
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Balmy weather embraced the longest circuit of the series but the action on that track was fast and furious with several appeals to the Stewards, points being so vital. With nip and tuck in a couple of the classes nerves were jangling, so congratulations to the new champions Dean MacDonald (MiniMax), Tom Canning (Honda Cadet), […]

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Oct 01, 2014 Simo Puhakka and Marijn Kremers will join the Gold Coast-based Patrizicorse outfit for the Race of Stars (Pic: KSP)
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Rising Dutch driver Marijn Kremers and four-time Finnish Champion Simo Puhakka will be heading to Australia to be a part of the Race of Stars on the Gold Coast later this month (October 18). The Race of Stars is powered by the V8 Superfest that surrounds the Castrol EDGE Gold Coast 600.  The V8 Superfest […]

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Sep 26, 2014 Race of Stars logo
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New Zealand Champion Daniel Bray and Italian Champion Lorenzo Camplese are the latest high profile international drivers to be confirmed for next month’s Race of Stars on the Gold Coast. The pair will line-up in the six-speed gearbox KZ2 category at the October 18 event where drivers are expected to reach speeds in excess of […]

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Sep 24, 2014 Daniel Bray (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Favourites Daniel Bray, Tom Curran and Garry Cullum got the class titles they have fought all year for but changeable weather and track conditions didn’t make their task exactly easy at a rain-lashed final round of the 2014 ProKart Series in Auckland over the weekend. Defending class champion Daniel Bray started well in the premier […]

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Sep 24, 2014 Race of Stars
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Two of the world’s most successful kart racers of the modern era, Davide Forè and Jonathan Thonon, are confirmed starters for the 2014 Race of Stars on Saturday October 18. The Race of Stars is powered by the V8 Superfest that surrounds the Castrol EDGE Gold Coast 600.  The V8 Superfest is community events program […]

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Sep 23, 2014 (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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The Kinsman brothers, Mathew and Daniel, will spearhead one of the largest and arguably strongest New Zealand teams at this year’s Rotax Max Challenge Grand Final in Spain after an all-action final New Zealand round in Auckland over the weekend. Lashed by torrential rain showers which meant constantly changing track conditions there were several surprises […]

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Sep 23, 2014 Joey Hanssen secured back-to-back KZ2 Championships
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Two new Champions have been crowned at the final round of the Castrol EDGE CIK Stars of Karting Championship with Troy Loeskow and Jayden Ojeda securing their maiden Australian Championships at Port Melbourne’s Todd Road in the KF2 and KF3 division respectively. 2013 KZ2 Gearbox Champion, Joey Hanssen had done enough on Saturday to be […]

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Sep 22, 2014 Australian Karting Association logo
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Energy Corse has secured the Karting Australia Manufacturers Championship for 2014. After five rounds of competition in the CIK Stars of Karting Championship, where the top two drivers for each of the registered manufacturers were awarded points, it was the Adam Graham-led team who took the honours. The Energy team headed CRG by 20 points […]

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Sep 22, 2014 KF Podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The big day for Lando Norris and Enaam Ahmed has finally arrived: they are the new World Champions of kart racing and their names are now on the list of winners of CIK-FIA titles. On the French circuit of Aunay-les-Bois, in Basse-Normandie, the two Brits brought two more world titles under the Union Jack flag, […]

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Sep 20, 2014 Nicklas Nielsen (Photo: Press.net Images)
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There is one more step to take: tomorrow’s final phase, at the Circuit Internationale d’Aunay Les Bois, which will decide who the new KF and KFJ World CIK-FIA Champions of kart racing will be. The 2014 season is about to end, and the first two World titles are going to be awarded on the outstanding […]

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Sep 19, 2014 14-09-19 Essay_manche
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The 2014 World CIK-FIA Championship, for the KF and KF Junior categories, has officially begun in France, in Basse Normandie. Aunay Les Bois, near the town of Essay, is home to the international circuit which hosts, this weekend, the 161 drivers taking part in the World Championship. The drivers to beat are the two new […]

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CRG will celebrate the 30th anniversary in World Championships at the forthcoming CIK-FIA World Championship to be held in Essay (France) next September 21st. The team’s prize list features 36 World Championships won since 1984 with direct drive karts as well as with shifters. The CIK-FIA KF World Championship will take place next 21 September […]

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Sep 17, 2014 CIK-FIA logo
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At the meeting on September 12th, 2014 in Beijing (CHN), the FIA World Motor Sport Council made two decisions concerning Karting. The International Karting Commission (CIK-FIA) was asked to conduct a study for the creation of a new class before KF-Junior for young drivers under 13. Following the success of the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy, […]

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