Oct 10, 2016 Race of Stars-2016-logo
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The Race of Stars International karting event at the Gold Coast Motorsport Training Centre kickstarts the Gold Coast’s SuperFest this weekend. SuperFest – an initiative of the Queensland Government, City of Gold Coast and Supercars Australia – is a community events program that provides support to organisations and groups wishing to host events and projects […]

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Oct 05, 2016 adria
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The 2016 ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge looks back on a great season: four events, 20 track days, 1.188 laps, about 400 entries and competitors from all around the world are only some impressive facts and figures of a remarkable year. But the season is not over yet. There is one more major event on the […]

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The Winners of the WSK Final Cup in Adria

Ardigo, Basz, Martins and Weug earn top position of podium

Oct 03, 2016 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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It was the grandstand finale that everybody was expecting. The WSK Final Cup of Adria didn’t fall short of expectations and the Adria Karting Raceway hosted a weekend to be remembered. WSK Promotion organised an event which attracted 176 drivers coming from 32 Countries and from 5 Continents. Impressive figures that affected positively the quality […]

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Oct 02, 2016 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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It was an eventful day, full of gripping heats: 24 were the races which were run at the Adria Karting Raceway to establish the starting grids of tomorrow’s WSK Final Cup Pre-finals and their six pole-sitters. All the races took place with summerlike weather: heated climate also on track, with breath-taking battles which are only […]

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Oct 01, 2016 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The weekend in Adria (Rovigo, Italy) opened in the best way possible: 176 drivers met for the first racing day of the WSK Final Cup at the Adria Karting Raceway. The single round event represents a golden opportunity to finish the season with a bang. On the 1,302 metres of the northern Italian circuit, this […]

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Sep 30, 2016 (Photo: kartpix.net)
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Eleven classes and 280 competitors set the scene for an exciting Super One finalé at the UK’s best appointed circuit, PF International.  Three titles had been settled prior to this last round, the rest would be fought out through three long days.  Some big prizes were on offer, OTK factory supported free entries for the […]

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2017 CIK-FIA Calendar Confirmed

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Sep 29, 2016 cik-fia-logo
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At its meeting on September 28th, 2016 in Paris, France, the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of proposals from the International Karting Commission. The pyramid is now in place from Karting to Formula 1 The WMSC approved the one-year reduction of the minimum age of Drivers that can […]

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Sep 29, 2016 Ryan Urban (Photo: Fast Company/Matt Smith)
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Ryan Urban is New Zealand’s new SuperKart king, the Aucklander making light of streaming wet weather and track conditions to claim the premier International class crown at the 2016 KartSport NZ National Superkart Championship and Grand Prix meeting at Hampton Downs on Sunday. For the past five years the annual SuperKart championship meeting has been […]

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Sep 28, 2016 german-kart-championship-kerpen
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The exciting season of the German Kart Championship couldn’t have ended any better. Under best conditions, 112 drivers started into the final ranked races. There were numerous new winners. In the evening, Max Tubben (DSKC), Dennis Hauger (DJKM), Jorrit Pex (DSKM) and Paavo Tonteri (DKM) were honored as champions. After four exciting racing weekends in […]

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Sep 27, 2016 David Sera celebrating his 18th Australian Karting Championship (Pic: Coopers Photography)
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David Sera has cemented his position as Australia’s greatest karting champion securing his 18th Australian Title and first KZ2 Championship at Port Melbourne’s Todd Road Karting facility on Sunday. Sera had enough of a points advantage over Dutchman Marijn Kremers after the fourth heat race on Sunday morning to win the Championship in his Deadly […]

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Sep 22, 2016 Wellington's Karl Wilson (#NZ) leading Paul Dunlop on his way to winning the 2014 New Zealand SuperKart Grand Prix at Taupo
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One of the biggest fields of SuperKarts assembled in New Zealand in recent years is set to impress at the 2016 KartSport New Zealand National SuperKart Championships and Grand Prix meeting at Hampton Downs this weekend. The blue riband International class has attracted 10 entries – including those of former NZ title holders Paul Dunlop […]

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Sep 21, 2016 Davide Forè in action during the 2016 World Championship in Sweden recently (Photo: KSP)
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The World’s most successful kart racer of the modern era, Davide Forè, will return to the Gold Coast to contest the International Race of Stars powered by SuperFest on October 14-16. Forè, a five-time World Champion, has been victorious in the previous two events at the Gold Coast Motorsport Training Centre. He’s now got his […]

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Sep 20, 2016 Australian Karting Association logo
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Competitors in the Australian Kart Championship will share in more than $120,000 in prizes when the Championship wraps up this weekend at the Todd Road Karting Complex in Melbourne. Among the prize pool are 12 opportunities to compete in overseas karting events and eight new engines. Two (2) Vortex Mini Rok engines for Cadet 9 […]

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Sep 16, 2016 Melbourne's David Sera leads the way in the KZ2 standings entering the final round next weekend (Photo: Coopers Photography)
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Melbourne’s Todd Road circuit will host the final round the 2016 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE next weekend (September 23-25). More than 200 competitors will line up at the event where nine Australian Champions will be crowned on Sunday afternoon. Throughout his career Narre Warren’s David Sera has won a record-breaking […]

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Sep 16, 2016 Harry Thompson (Photo: kartpix.net)
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Three titles were settled at the Oxfordshire circuit. Scott Allen clinched the short circuit gearbox MSA British Championship whilst Harry Thompson completed a unique double in adding the Honda Cadet to his IAME Cadet British title and Jenson Butterfield has done enough to put the MiniMax title to bed, both with a round to run.   […]

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Sep 15, 2016 The five 2016 Giltrap Group New Zealand Rotax Max Challenge Grand Final squad members with series promotors Gavin and Pam Bright and Tony Chambers. (l to r top) Ryan Urban, Josh Hart and Gavin & Pam Bright. (l to r lower) Tony Chambers, Matthew Payne, Tiffany Chittenden and Dylan Drysdale (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Reigning DD2 Masters class title holder Ryan Urban of Auckland heads an experienced Kiwi squad which will contest this year’s Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals meeting in Italy next month. The annual Grand Finals meeting pits national and regional Rotax Max Challenge class winners from around the globe against each other at a multi-day meeting […]

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Sep 14, 2016 World Karting Champion Paolo De Conto
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Fresh from victory at the World Karting Championship in Sweden, Paolo De Conto will be heading to Australia next month to compete at the International Race of Stars powered by SuperFest on the Gold Coast, Queensland. De Conto’s Australian debut will be his first race since having been crowned World Champion and the Italian can’t […]

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Sep 08, 2016 CIK-FIA logo
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At its meeting on 29th August 2016, the International Karting Commission validated the CIK-FIA Sporting Calendar for the 2017 season. The Calendar is subject to the approval of th the FIA World Motor Sport Council to be held on September 28th, 2016. April 23rd, 2017, Sarno (ITA) CIK-FIA European Championship (OK), 1/5 CIK-FIA European Junior […]

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Paolo de Conto and CRG the 2016 World KZ Champion

World title awarded in Kristianstad

Sep 06, 2016 KZ World Cup-De Conto
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The opening ceremony of the last day of the World CIK-FIA KZ Championship was particularly spectacular, thanks to  an accurate choreography accompanied by a military band and a launch of parachutists, all organized by the Kristianstad Karting Klubb. The show went on stage at the Asum Ring in Kristianstad, in Sweden. In the same weekend, […]

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Aug 30, 2016 CRG-Jorrit Pex
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After a well-deserved summer break, which began after the end of the European Championships at the last weekend of July on the Belgian circuit of Genk, international karting moves to Sweden, in Kristianstad, from 31st August to 4th September for the World CIK-FIA KZ Championship and the International KZ2 Supercup. Also the junior drivers of […]

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