Feb 15, 2016 Nicolas Schoell
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Today the Kartódromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero at Valencia set the scene for the final day of the 2016 ROTAX Winter Cup – the seventh edition run by the RGMMC Group. Although sunshine mostly made for nice conditions, the storm kept blowing infinitely, putting the drivers’ and mechanics’ skills to the limit. In the end Adam […]

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Feb 14, 2016 Saturday heat winners
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On Saturday race action was on the agenda of the 2016 ROTAX Winter Cup at Valencia. Again the Kartódromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero was beset by heavy storms, putting the drivers’ skills to the test. In the 15 qualifying heats, slipstream was the key to success, especially on the long start-finish straight where strong headwinds forced […]

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Feb 13, 2016 Track view
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Today the 7th edition of the ROTAX Winter Cup entered its first stage of competition. On the Kartódromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero Chiva the qualifying practice revealed the balance of power in the categories of juniors, seniors and DD2. Equally the drivers had one common antagonist: storm and squalls put the drivers on track and all […]

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Feb 12, 2016 South_Garda_Karting_2016_w
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The 21st Winter Cup to take place next 19-21 February in Lonato set a new record regarding the drivers entered in the four categories KZ2, OK, OK Junior and Mini Rok. A total of 36 Countries to be represented. Excellent numbers in Mini Rok that counts 107 drivers coming from 17 countries. Prefinals and Finals […]

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Feb 10, 2016 KSP_336_2098
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From 4th to 7th February 2016 at the Adria Raceway Karting (ITA), the WSK Champions Cup hosted the first international Competition of the new OK and OK-Junior categories on the circuit that will host a European Championship Competition in June. Satisfaction was in good supply when the time to sum up arrived. The first positive […]

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Feb 09, 2016 Formula Kart Stars logo
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Formula Kart Stars, the only karting championship supported by Formula One Management and Formula 1 Teams can confirm the signing of a 5 year franchise deal with Jiuxin Events. The 5 year deal, which includes the building of a karting circuit and facility for FKS Asia, was completed at a recent visit to Jiuxin Events […]

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American Sargeant Wins OK Debut at WSK Champions Cup

Paybacks and new talents at the WSK Champions Cup

Feb 08, 2016 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The WSK Champions Cup won its personal duel with the bad weather and the rain. The heated finale of the event was followed by a huge attendance hosted by the Adria Karting Raceway. Paolo De Conto beats all in KZ2 The Italian Paolo De Conto (CRG-Maxter-Vega) was simply irresistible: he pursued the leader of the […]

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Feb 08, 2016 Leigh Nicolaou crossing the line for victory in Dubbo (Pic: Coopers Photography)
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Shamick Racing’s Leigh Nicolaou was the story of the weekend’s opening round of the Australian Kart Championship, presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE staging a last to first blitzkrieg around the Dubbo Karting Circuit. Difficulty during the heat racing forced the Victorian from the rear of grid of the final and within the first couple […]

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Feb 03, 2016 Australian Karting Association logo
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While much of the focus will be on the drivers beginning the chase for the Australian Kart Championship in Dubbo this weekend there’s also more on the line for Manufacturers and Teams. Registered Manufacturers will begin the quest for the Karting Australia Manufacturers Championship currently held by the Australian-made Arrow brand after a sterling year […]

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Feb 01, 2016 Australian Karting Association logo
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Karting Australia will continue to beam vision of the Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE to all parts of the globe in 2016. Karting Australia has once again teamed with My Sport Live to bring Sunday’s entire race program live across the Internet. There will also be various features updated throughout Saturday […]

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Jan 27, 2016 The drivers in the KZ2 class will reach speeds in excess of 120 km/h around the Dubbo circuit (Photo: Coopers Photography)
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THE focus of the Australian karting fraternity will be on Dubbo next weekend (Feb 5-7). Hundreds of visitors from all across Australia and New Zealand are expected to converge on the Central Western New South Wales City for the opening round of the Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE. With a record […]

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Jan 27, 2016 KSP_219_2873
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The Belgian team VDK Racing, run by the Verdaasdonk brothers, is one of the private teams of reasonable size that has competed in international racing for many years, scoring leading results. European Champion in 2002 in ICA with Jonathan Thonon, 2nd in the World Cup for KF2 in 2009 with Stoffel Vandoorne, 3rd in the […]

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Jan 22, 2016 Adria_Karting_Raceway
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Entries opened on 1st January and, since then, the WSK Champions Cup has gathered 170 entrants. The event is in two weeks’ time and it will be the 2016 season-opener: the growing number of participants proves that there are great expectations for the oncoming WSK Promotion’s events. The venue, the Adria Karting Raceway, is ready […]

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Jan 20, 2016 IKA Kart 2000
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IKA Kart 2000, the largest show in the world devoted exclusively to karting has been held in Germany for 24 years, at Offenbach. This year, the public, as passionate as they were numerous, were able to discover the newly homologated engines, including the new OK and OK-Junior, exhibited for the first time. Regarding the new […]

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Jan 18, 2016 KSP-CIK-FIA-2016-2552
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Thanks to the high financial contributions obtained by the CIK-FIA for the various tenders concerning the 2016 season, WSK Promotion is able to offer significant rewards to those drivers classified among the first 15 in the Championship ranking of the four CIK-FIA European Championships, providing that those drivers will also participate in the CIK-FIA World […]

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Jan 14, 2016 KSP-Luca-De-Donno-les-moteurs-OK-vont-renforcer-le-karting-national-et-international
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The promoter of most of the CIK-FIA Competitions for three years, Luca De Donno, Chairman of WSK Promotion, is also knowledgable about the current situation in kart racing, both in his country, Italy, in Europe and throughout the world. He has been able to get a clear idea of the expectations of professionals and Drivers […]

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Jan 13, 2016 OTK-OMP
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2016 karting season starts with an important partnership between two of the most prestigious brands in the motorsport world: OTK Kart Group and OMP Racing. The deal states that, for the upcoming seasons, OMP Racing will be the sole supplier of racewear for all OTK brands and racing teams. Tony Kart, Kosmic Kart, FA Kart, […]

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Jan 12, 2016 Academy Trophy-CIK-FIA
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The CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy begins its 7th season in 2016 with several very interesting innovations on the programme: a new type of engine, a new chassis and engine supplier, new tyres and, for the first time, a very significant prize for the winner. More than ever, the one-make formula of CIK-FIA designed to make […]

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Jan 11, 2016 Kosmic Kart 2016
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Seven are the Kosmic Kart Racing Department’s drivers World Champion Basz and the experienced driver Hajek will drive the “Blue” patrol made up of Backman, Weerts, Milell, Pourchaire and Chappard. The world champions Mercury MY15 and Lynx MY15 chassis powered by Vortex will be the key points to aim for the top The race calendar […]

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Jan 07, 2016 15WSKFinalAdria0096JC
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We are pleased to announce that our new driver for 2016 season in KZ category is Patrik Hajek. We have reached a positive agreement with the fast driver of the Czech Republic that includes Patrik in all CIK-FIA and WSK Series competitions reserved to the master class. Hajek will enrich the already talented list of […]

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