May 20, 2014 Alex Quinn (Photo: kartpix.net)
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From the north of England to the south of England and sunny Kent for the second round of the Rotax/Honda ABkC National Championships.  It was exceptionally hot, hitting 25 degrees C with lots of excellent racing.  First tried at Rowrah, the standing starts continued, completely ruling out first corner accidents and all the attendant crash […]

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May 20, 2014 Daniel Kinsman in Logitech 125cc Rotax Max Light (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Newly-crowned New Zealand 125 cc Rotax Max Heavy sprint champion Ryan Urban twice lowered the track lap record as he continued on his winning way at the third round of this year’s Rotax Max Challenge New Zealand at the KartSport Hamilton club’s Agrisea Raceway over the weekend. Though now aged 32 his primary focus is on the Masters age group sub-category, Aucklander Urban continues […]

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Rotax Max Euro Challenge Ready for Italy

Karting to meet Pasta and Pizza

May 19, 2014 RMEC-Italy
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From May 26th to June 1st the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge is heading for Italy – the nation famous for pasta, pizza, dolce vita and not to forget karting. Consequently Europe’s most popular ROTAX karting series is going to hold its second round of the season at Castelletto Di Branduzzo on the beautiful circuit of […]

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May 12, 2014 Devlin DeFrancesco (l) and Logan Sargeant (r) during the post-race press conference (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The season opener of the European CIK-FIA KF and KFJ Championship launched its first two pretenders in the first round of Muro Leccese (Lecce – Italy). The English Callum Ilott (Zanardi-Parilla-Dunlop) and Enaam Ahmed (FA Kart-Vortex-Vega), winners in their categories KF and KFJ, are the current leaders of the Championship which, in the Italian round […]

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May 11, 2014 Lando Norris (Photo: Press.Net Images)
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After the series of heats run today on the International Circuit La Conca, the CIK-FIA European KF and KFJ Championship of kart racing is about to announce the winners of the first round in Muro Leccese (Lecce – Italy). The great skill of the two winners of tomorrow’s finals is granted by today’s race: having […]

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May 10, 2014 Lando Norris
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The weekend of the European kart racing started today on the International Circuit La Conca. The Italian track hosts the first event of the CIK-FIA season promoted by WSK Promotion who will cross Europe until the end of August. Today, on schedule, the European Championship for the KF and KF Junior categories in its first […]

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May 06, 2014 CIK KFJ KF Euro Champs
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The European CIK-FIA KF and KF Junior Championship starts next week with the first round out of five of the 2014 season. The season opener, from 8th to 11th May, is hosted by the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese (Italy). This is the first event of the whole CIK-FIA season: the season begins […]

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Apr 28, 2014 (Photo: Press.net Images)
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From the track to the podium the step is not short: fulfill or not fulfill a prediction, especially in kart racing, is a matter of inches and the Finals are usually full of surprises. The race which has just finished today in Muro Leccese (Lecce – Italy), on the International Circuit La Conca, confirmed the […]

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Apr 22, 2014 WSK La Conca
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The third and decisive event of the WSK Super Master Series is due next weekend in Muro Leccese, on the International Circuit la Conca, where the victories of the four categories will be awarded at the end of the Finals. The south Italian circuit hosts the third and last event of the series. The previous […]

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52nd Australian National Sprint Kart Championships

Simply amazing Sera earns 16th and 17th national titles

Apr 21, 2014 David Sera celebrating his record breaking win
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When John Pizarro won 15 National Championships during his time in Australian karting in the 1970s and 80s, it was a record that was thought would never be topped – until now. At the 52nd Australian National Sprint Kart Championships in Newcastle this weekend, Victorian David Sera created a new piece of history by toppling […]

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2014 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals Set for Valencia, Spain

BRP celebrates 15th Anniversary on November 25-29 at Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero

Apr 16, 2014 circuitoKartodromoValencia_4
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BRP will celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) at Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero in Valencia, Spain from November 25 to 29, 2014. “We are proud to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the RMCGF, especially in Spain as it will be our first time on the Spanish mainland,” said François […]

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Ardigo, Daruvala, Baiz and Gafar Victorious at WSK Super Master Series

WSK Super Master Series contested in Castelletto

Apr 14, 2014 The KZ2 podium from Castelletto 
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The new WSK standings after the race of Castelletto. New winners and, consequently, new standings for the WSK Super Master Series after the second round of the Series in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Italy). The event was thrilling and uncertain until the end, with many protagonists who can now be regarded as top driver of international […]

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Apr 12, 2014 Prefinal B polesitter Marco Ardigo
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Drivers are getting ready for the WSK in Castelletto. Weather forecasts were right and today’s climate was definitely spring-like. The International Circuit 7 Laghi in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Italy), which will enjoy the same weather condition tomorrow too, hosted a fantastic kart racing show. Drivers and teams did their best in the qualifying heats: after […]

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Rotax Max Euro Challenge Beats the Records at Genk

Thomas Preining takes his first Euro win in, Lennox Lam wins DD2 by only 0.018 seconds

Apr 10, 2014 Rotax Max Euro Challenge
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From the 2nd to the 6th of April the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge began its eleventh racing season, setting new benchmarks in every way. Over 210 drivers from 36 countries representing every continent entered the opening round on the 1.360 meters long circuit of Genk in Belgium. That meant another increase setting a new incredible […]

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Apr 07, 2014 The 7 Laghi Circuit is preparing the great show of karting at Castelletto, with the second round of the WSK Super Master Series
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The second round of the WSK Super Master Series in Castelletto. Next weekend, on the 7 Laghi Circuit of Castelletto di Branduzzo, engines are ready to be turned on for the second round of the WSK Super Master Series. Drivers coming from five continents have already announced their participation in the event, which will take […]

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Apr 01, 2014 KZ1 Podium (Photo: kartpix.net)
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The eagerly awaited first round of the 2014 British and National kart championships kicked off at the north Oxfordshire circuit of Shenington.  Sadly the Junior series for KF3 was missing, reflecting the general worldwide decline in KF participation.  KZ1 is proving to be a successful and challenging replacement for the senior MSA British Championship, short-circuit’s […]

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Mar 31, 2014 KZ2 (Zanchetta, Camplese, Corberi)
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A great spectacle took place at the South Garda Karting of Lonato during the Andrea Margutti Trophy, race organized by Parma Karting, who accomplished the task of honouring in the best possible way the 25th edition of the trophy that remembers a young promise of international karting, Andrea Margutti, who passed away in 1989 at […]

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Mar 31, 2014 Scott Sorensen leading Harrington Doyle Racing Arrow Karts team-mate Jarryd Ebzery (Pic: AF Images/Budd)
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New faces have come to the fore at the opening round of the CIK Stars of Karting Championship presented by Castrol EDGE in Ipswich, Queensland on Saturday night, while a pair of old masters continued their all-time win battle in KZ2. In the KF2 division, former Ipswich Kart Club Champion Scott Sorensen continued his good […]

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Rotax Max Euro Challenge 2014 Setting New Records

Full house with prominent attendance and waiting list, more international than ever with every continent represented, everything live: TV stream in high definition and X2-Timing by MyLaps

Mar 26, 2014 Rotax Max Euro Challenge
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From 2nd to 6th of April the ROTAX MAX Euro Challenge kicks off its racing season 2014, promising new benchmarks in every way. After the first big rehearsal, the ROTAX Winter Cup at Campillos in February, the European ROTAX elite is ready to head for the first points on the 1.360 metres long track of […]

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Mar 24, 2014 KZ2 podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Bad weather forecasts are often good news for racing drivers. Today’s event in Sarno (Salerno, Italy) seems to support this thesis. The race hosted by the International Circuit Napoli was the first round of the WSK Super Master Series, an international kart event with 210 entrants coming from 32 different countries of 5 continents. Racing […]

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