Oct 01, 2016
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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Aug 29, 2016
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The 13th season of the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge is history: In Salbris Europe’s popular ROTAX Series held its last round of the 2016 season, ascertaining the winners of the big finale and equally crowning the new champions of the three categories of junior, senior, DD2  as well as the special classification of the DD2 […]

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Aug 28, 2016
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Today Salbris was venue of a hot racing day. All told nine qualifying heats were on the agenda ascertaining the final grids for the last round of the 2016 ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge. Again weather made for a special task. Extremely Hot temperatures turned the Circuit of Sologne Karting into a real melting pot … […]

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Aug 27, 2016
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Under the blistering sun of France the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge started into the final round of this year’s championship today. Temperatures of more than 35°C put everyone to the test on and aside the 1.495 metres long track of Salbris, which ultimately was venue of some close qualifying sessions in the categories of juniors, […]

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Aug 23, 2016
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The 2016 ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge is ready for its big showdown: after races in Belgium, Italy and Spain, the 2016 tour of Europe’s unique ROTAX-series ends in France. From August 24th to 28th Sologne Karting in Salbris marks the last stop of the year, welcoming international grids in the categories of junior, senior and […]

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