Aug 04, 2016 Rubens Barrichello
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Birel ART is pleased to announce that former Formula One racing driver Rubens Barrichello, currently engaged in the Stock Car Brasil Championship, will be participating with Birel ART Racing in the CIK-FIA World KZ Championships, scheduled from 31 August to 4 September in Kristianstad (Sweden). Before reaching the top in the motorsport world, Barrichello achieved […]

Read Full Story
Aug 01, 2016 KZ_Start
Written by David Cole | No Comments

Such an eventful finale was what karting needed to make this end of season as exciting as ever. In Genk (B) there was room for unexpected and surprising results in the final round of the CIK-FIA European Championship (above, the start of the KZ Final) hosted by the Horensbergdam Circuit. The outcome of the finals […]

Read Full Story
Jul 31, 2016 KZ_02-Ardigo_II
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The frontrunners of the CIK-FIA European Championship, after the end of the Heats, are heading fast towards the finishing line of the last round in Genk, at the Horensbergdam Circuit in Belgium.  The facility is hosting, this weekend, the last event of the CIK-FIA European Championship of the OK, OK Junior, KZ and KZ2 categories. […]

Read Full Story
Jul 30, 2016 OKJ_274-Martins
Written by David Cole | No Comments

The final weekend of the CIK-FIA European Championship has started today in Genk (B): the large pack of drivers aiming at the European title in the four categories of international karting started to battle onthe track, to set the best time for tomorrow’s starting grids in the Heats. The drivers of the OK, OK Junior, […]

Read Full Story
Jul 29, 2016 AHD System 2
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The RGMMC Group is proud to announce a new Anti-Hit-Device (AHD) for Karting, which will set new standards to safety and sportsmanship. AHD has been developed in collaboration with the Spanish electronic experts from Pixelcom. The system is supposed to assist or replace the controversial front fairing mounting provided by the CIK-FIA. Currently pushing actions […]

Read Full Story

Rotax Max Euro Challenge Crowns First Champions

Axel Charpentier wraps-up the Junior Championship, Jordan Brown-Nutley wins on the Line in Seniors, One-Man-Show of Ferenc Kancsar

Jul 26, 2016 Podium Seniors
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The season halftime of the 2016 ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge has been passed: From July 18th to 24th the Circuito Internacional de Zuera in northern Spain was venue of the third round of Europe’s unique ROTAX racing series. The summer race heralded the final spurt for the championship which proved to be closer than ever […]

Read Full Story
Jul 21, 2016 Jonathan Hoggard
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Dean MacDonald and Jonathan Hoggard were the stars of the second round of this resurgent MSA British Kart Championship at Shenington in north Oxfordshire.  The senior grid was increased on last time as more drivers come to love the performance benefits of this CIK international class, whilst the juniors were marginally down due to driver’s […]

Read Full Story

Historical Finale of X30 Euro Series

Titles for Lulham, Besler, Garcia and Oberg

Jul 20, 2016 Impressions5
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

From July 14th to 17th Zuera was venue of the finale of the X30 Euro Series, which made history by crowning its first champions ever. Following its successful debut in Castelletto Di Branduzzo in Italy the brand and highly prosperous series again welcomed about 50 drivers from almost 20 nations for the second and last […]

Read Full Story
Jul 19, 2016 Starkes Teilnehmerfeld in der DSKM
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The 1.360m long track in Belgian Genk was the location of the German Kart Championship’s half-time event and welcomed a record field of participants. 189 drivers from more than 25 nations showed thrilling races in best weather, with numerous new winners. After Wackersdorf and Ampfing, the four grade series of the German Kart Championship travelled […]

Read Full Story

DKM Awaits Record Field in Genk

Guest event abroad at the highest German kart racing series

Jul 14, 2016 Volles Haus bei den Schaltkarts
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Next weekend, things are going to get heated in Belgian Genk. The German Kart Championship is going to take place with a record field of participants of 197 drivers. The fight for the Championships is still open in all classes and thrilling races can be awaited once again. After the first two events in Southern […]

Read Full Story
Jul 14, 2016 Sodi World Series
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The 2016 world wide final for leisure karting that brought together the best drivers of the Sodi World Series was a resounding success. Organised by 3MK, the 7th edition of the Sodi World Finals saw high-level competition between over 270 participants, more international than ever during two days of intense racing in the Sprint Cup […]

Read Full Story
Jul 13, 2016 (Photo: kartpix.net)
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The Super One Series was making its first visit to Fulbeck for a long time, the Lincolnshire track being one of the first in the UK back in the early sixties and relatively unchanged in track layout.  It is only a mile from Britain’s most modern circuit at PF International.  This round was for Cadets, […]

Read Full Story
Jul 12, 2016 KSP-CIK-FIA-2016-2552
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

WSK Promotion is always looking for new opportunities to make kart racing more and more popular. Television represents one of the most effective tools to achieve this goal: WSK has always taken great care of this aspect of promotion, which is essential to increase the level of popularity of the World and European CIK-FIA Championships. […]

Read Full Story
Jul 12, 2016 St Kentigern College drivers (l to r) Charlie Coleman, Sebastian Manson, Sam Wright and Mitchell Frazer (Photo: Fast Company/Emilee Wright)
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Henderson’s Waitakere College and Pakuranga’s St Kentigern College were the big winners at the 15th annual Auckland Schools’ Karting Championship meeting at the KartSport Auckland club’s Strata Networks Raceway on Sunday. Female karters remained to the fore with Waitakere College claimed the Secondary Schools’ prize for the first time thanks to students Jordyn Wallace and […]

Read Full Story
Jul 12, 2016 Rotax Euro Challenge Race Action
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Halftime in the 2016 ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge: The Circuito Internacional de Zuera, situated in northern Spain right between the cities of Barcelona and Madrid, will host the third round of Europe’s unique ROTAX racing series. From July 18th to 24th the summer race will mark the halftime of the season not only promising a […]

Read Full Story
Jun 29, 2016 Tyler Chesterton
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Seven classes packed into the twisty Kent circuit, often called karting’s answer to Brands Hatch.  Those taking a break were the OK, KZ1 and X30, all of Rotax, TKM and Cadet were present.  Saturday heat were punctuated with rain showers but Sunday was luckily dry, albeit interrupted with several red flags.  MSA officials held a […]

Read Full Story
Jun 29, 2016 Damon Hill
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Stars from the world of motor sport have been revving up a storm at Daytona Sandown Park in Surrey to raise vital funds for local charity the halow project. Spearheaded by 1996 Formula 1 World Champion Damon Hill OBE – co-founder and patron of the Guildford-based charity, which is dedicated to supporting and creating opportunities […]

Read Full Story
Jun 28, 2016 Race Action
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

Following its successful debut in Castelletto Di Branduzzo in Italy at the end of May, the brand new X30 Euro Series will make its comeback on the race track and host its second and final race of the season in Zuera, Spain from July 14st to 17th. Organised by none other than the RGMMC Group […]

Read Full Story

CIK-FIA European Championship: Portugal Report

Portimao launches drivers towards the final sprint for the European titles

Jun 27, 2016 OK_Start(0)
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The Finals in Portimao changed the standings of the European Championship. The race at the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve was the last but one round of the European CIK-FIA Championship: it will be the last round, scheduled on last weekend of July at Genk in Belgium, to assign the titles of all categories. The OK […]

Read Full Story

‘Racing Rules Explained’

Association of British Kart Clubs and Karting Australia Latest Organizations to adopt new booklet for novice karters

Jun 24, 2016 Racing Rules Explained
Written by PR Wire | No Comments

The ‘Association of British Kart Clubs’ and ‘Karting Australia’ are among the latest karting organisations to adopt a new 68 page booklet entitled ‘Racing Rules Explained’ which is intended for junior novice kart drivers in the 6 to 12 year old age bracket and their parents. UAE East Rotax Max Challenge back in 2013, the […]

Read Full Story
Karting's News and Information Leader ekartingnews | an HMG publication