Mar 02, 2015 KZ2 podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The WSK Gold Cup has got a name which perfectly represents the spirit of the event. The Cup had its final phase in schedule today, at the Adria Karting Raceway. All the 130 drivers taking part in this one-round tournament did their best until the very end, always trying to achieve a better position, never […]

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Mar 01, 2015 Jonathan Thonon (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The battles seen in today’s heats haven’t still cleared the air: we don’t know yet who the possible winners of the WSK Gold Cup are. The one-round tournament of international kart racing is taking place at the Adria Karting Raceway, on the 1,302 metres of its track near Rovigo (northern Italy). All the qualifying heats […]

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Feb 28, 2015 Flavio Camponeschi  (Photo: Foto Formula K)
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First racing day on the circuit of Adria (Rovigo, Italy), where the last sessions of qualifying of the WSK Gold Cup took place. The free practice of the morning gave way to qualifying for the KZ2, KF and KF Junior categories. The 60 Mini, the fourth category admitted to the race, will get on track […]

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Feb 23, 2015 Flavio Camponeschi (Photo: FM Press)
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A tight and long weekend at South Garda Karting ended with the victory of KZ2 going to Flavio Camponeschi, that of KF to the Dane Nicklas Nielsen, KF Junior’s to the Swede Christian Lundgaard and Mini Rok’s to Luigi Coluccio. Lonato del Garda (Brescia, Italy). The 20th Winter Cup has been blessed with sun in […]

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Feb 22, 2015 Logan Sargeant (Photo: FM Press)
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At the end of the heats held on Saturday, Flavio Camponeschi is the best in KZ2, the Dane Nicklas Nielsen leads in KF, the American Logan Sargeant in KF Junior and Giuseppe Fusco in Mini Rok. Lonato del Garda (Brescia, Italy). The 20th Winter Cup, race underway from 19 to 22 February 2015 at the […]

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Rotax Winter Cup: A Splendid Season Opener

Tom Gamble wins exciting Final, Pierce Lehane unbeatable, double win for Ferenc Kancsar

Feb 19, 2015 (Photo: rgmmc.com)
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From 9th to 15th February 2015, the traditional ROTAX Winter Cup kicked off the year’s first trial of strength. For the sixth time this prestigious karting event welcomed the international ROTAX scene on the Spanish 1.588 metres long karting track of Campillos near Malaga. Since its debut in 2010 the Winter Cup has proved to […]

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Feb 16, 2015 Daniel Bray (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Auckland international Daniel Bray made good on the pace he showed at the first round of this year’s Logitech Rotax Max Challenge with a win in the DD2 class at the second in the Hawke’s Bay over the weekend. Bray was quick on debut in the new Rotax category at the opening series round at […]

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Feb 16, 2015 Rotax Distributor Award
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BRP honoured its distributor from France, Sodikart, with its 2014 Distributor of the Year Award. “Congratulation to the Sodikart team. We would like to thank them for their excellent work,” said Helmut Voglsam, Sales Rotax Kart Engines at BRP in Austria. The annual award program recognizes its distributors demonstrating sales achievements coupled with operational excellence […]

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Feb 15, 2015 KZ2 class stalwart Ryan Grant (#64) was back to his winning best at the second ProKart Series round in the Hawke's Bay over the weekend (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Long-time category standard bearer Ryan Grant was back to his best at the second round of this year’s ProKart Series in the Hawke’s Bay over the weekend Aucklander Grant dominated the premier KZ2 class at the Hastings’ meeting, qualifying quickest and winning all four class races from teammate, and round one class winner, Graeme Smyth. […]

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Feb 13, 2015 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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WSK Promotion, once again, fulfilled expectations offering spectacular races to kart racing fans thanks to its first appointment of the 2015 season. The season-opener, the WSK Champions Cup, was on schedule at the past two weekends of 1st and 8th February. Both the events were hosted by the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese. […]

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Feb 08, 2015 KFJ podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The stand of the International Circuit La Conca went into raptures over the great performances of the drivers taking part in the final and decisive round of the WSK Champions Cup. All the drivers proved to deserve the participation in a competition containing the word ‘champions’ in its name. At the end of a thrilling […]

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Feb 07, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen and Karol Basz (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Today, too, the rain gave its contribution to make the results of the races even more unexpected. The standings of the WSK Champions Cup of kart racing, at its second and decisive appointment, are as uncertain as ever. The event is hosted by the International Circuit La Conca, which was hit by a sudden shower […]

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Feb 06, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Qualifying officially opened the second round of the WSK season-opener, the WSK Champions Cup. Also the second round of the event is being hosted by the International Circuit La Conca: drivers coming from four continents have met here again after last week’s first appointment. The categories admitted to the Cup are KF, KF Junior and […]

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Feb 06, 2015 BRIDGESTONE SUPERCUP ing
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Several novelties will characterize the 20th edition of the Winter Cup, race valid this year also as opener of the new Bridgestone Supercup Trophy. Some constructors like Mad-Croc and Evokart, as well as Ricciardo chassis, to make their debut. Await is mounting also as a lot of top-drivers will debut with new teams. Lonato del […]

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Feb 05, 2015 Australian Karting Association logo
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Last November BRP-Rotax revealed the latest evolution of its Rotax 125cc engine – the Rotax EVO Series. The Rotax EVO Series engines incorporate ten evolutions/changes/improvements on the previous Rotax models currently used in competition both here in Australia and around the World. Throughout the past three months Karting Australia has had extensive discussions with International […]

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ROTAX Winter Cup 2015 to be First Racing Appearance of evo Engine

Sixth edition to welcome over 100 Drivers from 25 Nations

Feb 04, 2015 Campillos
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Let’s go racing again! From 9th to 15th February 2015, the traditional ROTAX Winter Cup is ready to kick off the year’s first trial of strength. For the sixth time this prestigious karting event will welcome the international ROTAX scene on the Spanish karting track of Campillos near Malaga. The 1.588 metres long circuit with […]

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Feb 03, 2015 KSP_Academy-Trophy
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After an exciting 2014 season, the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy may well be sold out this year. Of the 51 places available, many have already been filled by the 35 nations that have entered so far. The only global competition of its kind, CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy has proved its worth by revealing talents who […]

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Feb 03, 2015 Josh Hart (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Palmerston North karting international Josh Hart has made a winning return to the Logitech New Zealand Rotax Max Challenge at the opening round of the 2015 series at Rotorua over the weekend. In constantly changing weather and track conditions the 29-year-old now living and working back in New Zealand after six years overseas, qualified quickest […]

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Feb 03, 2015 ProKart Series KZ2 class winner at the opening round was Auckland's Graeme Smyth (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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KZ2 class kart ace Graeme Smyth’s golden run of recent form continued at the opening round of this year’s ProKart Series at Rotorua over the weekend. Smyth dominated the KZ2 class races at the recent City of Sails meeting in Auckland and after mastering the difficult wet/dry conditions at the KartSport Rotorua club’s The Rock […]

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Feb 02, 2015 KF podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Short, tense as if drivers were taking part in a single round race instead of a two round race. The first act of the WSK Champions Cup finished today at the International Circuit La Conca, but teams and drivers are already looking forward to the second and decisive appointment scheduled for next weekend. Intense races, […]

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