Sep 27, 2015 Karol Basz  (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Today was dedicated to the Qualifying Heats of the CIK-FIA Karting World Championship, which is being hosted by the World Circuit La Conca. KF Junior was the first category to complete its session of Heats, while KF will complete this phase only tomorrow morning. The drivers of both the categories admitted to the final racing […]

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Sep 26, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen (Photo: Press.net Images)
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It is the most eastern circuit in Italy and, this weekend, is hosting one of the most important kart racing event of the world. These coordinates bring straight to the World Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese, where the CIK-FIA World Championship for KF and KF Junior has moved into top gear. The facility in […]

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Sep 24, 2015 La_Conca_2015
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The activity of drivers and teams was already in full swing in the paddock last week for the tests, but now there is growing expectation for the beginning of the world CIK-FIA championship for the KF and KFJ categories. The World Circuit La Conca of Muro Leccese is going to welcome 167 entrants who, from […]

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Sep 23, 2015 Dutch karting star Marijn Kremers will make his second start in the Race of Stars on the Gold Coast next month 
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Dutch karting star Marijn Kremers will return to Australia next month to compete in the 2015 Race of Stars powered by SuperFest at the Xtreme Karting Complex on the Gold Coast. Kremers, who was one of the front runners at the 2014 event, will line up with the Ricciardo Kart Junior team managed by former […]

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Sep 19, 2015 AC_2015-Hanley
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The KZ World Championship  has just finished – it was hosted by the Le Mans Karting International (France) last week – but it is already time to get back on track. In fact, the CIK-FIA KF and KF Junior Championship is going to start in less than a week on the World Circuit La Conca. […]

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Sep 16, 2015 On their way to the Rotax Max category Grand Final in Portugal in November are (driver shot from l to r) Fraser Hart, Daniel Bray, Ryan Urban, Dylan Drysdale and Daniel Connor (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Aucklander karters Daniel Bray and Daniel Connor, and Fraser Hart from Palmerston North, claimed the three remaining seats on this year’s New Zealand Rotax Max Grand Final squad to Portugal in November at the final  round of the 2015 Logitech Rotax Max Challenge in Hamilton on Sunday. Two drivers – Aucklander Ryan Urban and Dylan […]

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Sep 16, 2015 (Photo: kartpix.net)
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The penultimate weekend for most, the last one for KZ1, offered some amazing racing punctuated by some crazy crashes at the Midlands circuit. Henry Easthope retained his MSA British title in a dramatic second final, whilst in the MSA Cadet class Dexter Patterson headed a three way fight for both wins. MSA British Kart Championship […]

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Sep 15, 2015 (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Rangiora’s Chris Cox finally got the round win he has been after all season but it was not enough to deny multi-time former class winner Ryan Grant the Cable Systems KZ2 class title at the final round of the 2015 ProKart Series at Hamilton’s Agrisea New Zealand Raceway on Sunday. In the absence of Grant’s […]

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Sep 14, 2015 KZ podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The Dutch Jorrit Pex (CRG-TM-Bridgestone) is the new World KZ Champion. The title was awarded today in Le Mans alongside with the CIK-FIA International KZ2 Super Cup, won by the French Thomas Laurent (Tony Kart-Vortex-LeCont), and the last round of the Karting Academy Trophy, won by the Spanish Xavier Lloveras while the Trophy was conquered […]

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Sep 13, 2015 Paolo De Conto (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The event of Le Mans is the ideal breeding ground for today’s kart drivers who will become tomorrow’s car racing champions. The KZ World Champion title will be awarded tomorrow afternoon and, always tomorrow afternoon, we will know the names of the winners of the CIK-FIA International Super Cup KZ2 and of the  Karting Academy […]

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Sep 12, 2015 Le_Mans_International
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It was qualifying time today at the Le Mans Karting International, in the CIK-FIA World KZ Championship, the CIK-FIA Int. KZ2 Super Cup and the third and last round of the Karting Academy Trophy. The event is particularly appealing for the young drivers taking part in the competition, given that their circuit is right next […]

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Sep 11, 2015 Davide Forè celebrating on the podium at the 2014 Race of Stars (Pic: Coopers Photography)
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Reigning Race of Stars Champion Davide Forè, is a confirmed starter for the 2015 Race of Stars at the Xtreme Karting Facility on the Gold Coast next month (October 16/17). Interview with Davide Forè about returning the Race of Stars on the Gold Coast is available by clicking here. The five-time World Karting Champion led […]

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Sep 10, 2015 Aussie-2016-Tyres
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Following an intensive tyre tender process, the Karting Australia Board have confirmed the successful tenderers for a five-year period from January 1, 2016. Extensive independent testing of tyres tendered by five different manufacturers took place during August prior to the manufacturers being selected. The selections will see the famous Bridgestone brand return to Australian karting […]

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Sep 09, 2015 Le_Mans_International
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Expectations grow for the CIK-FIA World KZ Championship and the International KZ2 Supercup: still few days before the start on the 1384 metres of the Le Mans Karting International circuit. The facility stands next to the world-renowned  circuit of the 24 Hours. Mechanics are already setting up the karts for the 188 entrants, waiting for […]

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Big Finale of the Rotax Max Euro Challenge Crowns Four New Champions

Win for Kenneally – crown for McCarthy, successful ending for Oberg and Lehane, triumph for Kancsar, first win for Markkanen

Sep 08, 2015 2015 ROTAX MAX Euro Champions
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From 31 of August to 6 of September 2015 the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge held its all-deciding season finale at Genk (BEL). Following three very exciting weekends in France, Italy and Germany, Europe’s most unique ROTAX-series headed for Belgium and welcomed around 130 drivers from over 30 different nations. Nerve-racking action was guaranteed since none […]

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Sep 08, 2015 Jacob Cranston (Photo: Fast Company/Vicky Jack)
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A trio of winners, Jaden Hardy in 125cc Rotax Max Light, Jacob Cranston in Junior Rotax, and Ryan Wood in Vortex Mini ROK, stood out at the 48th Blossom kart meeting in Hawke’s Bay over the weekend. In fresh early spring sunshine and with the fruit trees in the ‘Bay in blossom (hence the event’s […]

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Sep 07, 2015 The crowd watching on in Newcastle
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James Sera has added another two State Championships to his impressive career haul today at the fourth round of the Australian Kart Championships presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE in Newcastle through taking out both the X30 and KA1 categories. The veteran Victorian was peerless throughout the course of the day as he charged to […]

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Sep 06, 2015 Senior final start
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Today the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge held its final and all-deciding round in Belgium. On the 1.350 metres long circuit of Genk the fight for the championships climaxed until the very last race. Contrary to the days before, the weather kept dry until the end making for perfect conditions on the tarmac and races fraught […]

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Sep 05, 2015 RGMMC-2015-Genk-Heat
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At Genk the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge today experienced the first racing action on its way to the all-deciding finals on Sunday. As if the highly balanced competition was not thrilling enough, the weather made for another unknown factor. Conditions were really unpredictable and kept changing between a dry and a wet circuit. Consequently the […]

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Sep 04, 2015 RGMMC-2015-Genk-Qualifying
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Today about 130 drivers kicked off the first decisive day of the final round of the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge 2015. The qualifying practice on the 1.350 metres long circuit at Genk in Belgium revealed the balance of power in the grids of juniors, seniors and DD2 – especially in terms of the upcoming decisions in […]

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