Feb 08, 2015 KFJ podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The stand of the International Circuit La Conca went into raptures over the great performances of the drivers taking part in the final and decisive round of the WSK Champions Cup. All the drivers proved to deserve the participation in a competition containing the word ‘champions’ in its name. At the end of a thrilling […]

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Feb 07, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen and Karol Basz (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Today, too, the rain gave its contribution to make the results of the races even more unexpected. The standings of the WSK Champions Cup of kart racing, at its second and decisive appointment, are as uncertain as ever. The event is hosted by the International Circuit La Conca, which was hit by a sudden shower […]

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Feb 06, 2015 Nicklas Nielsen (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Qualifying officially opened the second round of the WSK season-opener, the WSK Champions Cup. Also the second round of the event is being hosted by the International Circuit La Conca: drivers coming from four continents have met here again after last week’s first appointment. The categories admitted to the Cup are KF, KF Junior and […]

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Feb 06, 2015 BRIDGESTONE SUPERCUP ing
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Several novelties will characterize the 20th edition of the Winter Cup, race valid this year also as opener of the new Bridgestone Supercup Trophy. Some constructors like Mad-Croc and Evokart, as well as Ricciardo chassis, to make their debut. Await is mounting also as a lot of top-drivers will debut with new teams. Lonato del […]

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Feb 05, 2015 Australian Karting Association logo
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Last November BRP-Rotax revealed the latest evolution of its Rotax 125cc engine – the Rotax EVO Series. The Rotax EVO Series engines incorporate ten evolutions/changes/improvements on the previous Rotax models currently used in competition both here in Australia and around the World. Throughout the past three months Karting Australia has had extensive discussions with International […]

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ROTAX Winter Cup 2015 to be First Racing Appearance of evo Engine

Sixth edition to welcome over 100 Drivers from 25 Nations

Feb 04, 2015 Campillos
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Let’s go racing again! From 9th to 15th February 2015, the traditional ROTAX Winter Cup is ready to kick off the year’s first trial of strength. For the sixth time this prestigious karting event will welcome the international ROTAX scene on the Spanish karting track of Campillos near Malaga. The 1.588 metres long circuit with […]

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Feb 03, 2015 KSP_Academy-Trophy
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After an exciting 2014 season, the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy may well be sold out this year. Of the 51 places available, many have already been filled by the 35 nations that have entered so far. The only global competition of its kind, CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy has proved its worth by revealing talents who […]

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Feb 03, 2015 Josh Hart (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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Palmerston North karting international Josh Hart has made a winning return to the Logitech New Zealand Rotax Max Challenge at the opening round of the 2015 series at Rotorua over the weekend. In constantly changing weather and track conditions the 29-year-old now living and working back in New Zealand after six years overseas, qualified quickest […]

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Feb 03, 2015 ProKart Series KZ2 class winner at the opening round was Auckland's Graeme Smyth (Photo: Fast Company/Graham Hughes)
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KZ2 class kart ace Graeme Smyth’s golden run of recent form continued at the opening round of this year’s ProKart Series at Rotorua over the weekend. Smyth dominated the KZ2 class races at the recent City of Sails meeting in Auckland and after mastering the difficult wet/dry conditions at the KartSport Rotorua club’s The Rock […]

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Feb 02, 2015 KF podium (Photo: Press.net Images)
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Short, tense as if drivers were taking part in a single round race instead of a two round race. The first act of the WSK Champions Cup finished today at the International Circuit La Conca, but teams and drivers are already looking forward to the second and decisive appointment scheduled for next weekend. Intense races, […]

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Jan 31, 2015 Karol Basz (Photo: Press.net Images)
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The rain hit the first racing day of the WSK season-opener, The WSK Champions Cup. It never stopped raining during the 14 heats which took place today on the International Circuit la Conca. In kart racing, as well in car racing, rain is the unpredicatble element which can exalt the skill of the most talented […]

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Jan 30, 2015 Tom Bale (Press.net Images)
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The first day of of the WSK Champions Cup was full of unexpected results at La Conca. On the circuit in Muro Leccese (Lecce, Italy), which is hosting the first out of two rounds of the kart racing series promoted by WSK Promotion, the qualifying session finished with lots of surprising performances. The first day […]

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Jan 30, 2015 60Mini_Prefinal
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The international karting season promoted by WSK Promotion is about to start with the WSK Champions Cup, scheduled for next weekend at the International Circuit La Conca in Muro Leccese (Lecce, Italy). This event represents a great achievement for WSK Promotion: it is, in fact, the opening event of the 10th year of activity of […]

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Jan 28, 2015 Joshua Parkinson (#NI) and Callum Hedge (#17) lead one of the rolling starts in the Vortex Mini ROK heats (Photo: Fast Company/Emilee Wright)
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Auckland karter Graeme Smyth got the perfect build-up for a big fortnight of racing coming up with an eight-win clean-sweep of the KZ2 class at the two-day Lightning Racegear City of Sails kart race meeting in Auckland over the city’s Anniversary weekend. Kart and car racer Smyth heads to Rotorua this weekend for the opening […]

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Jan 27, 2015 15-01-24_CIK-FIA_Prizegiving_01
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CIK-FIA celebrated their champions last Saturday in Milan, during the annual prize-giving ceremony organized by the promoter WSK Promotion. All the big names of international karting gathered to give their tribute to the protagonists of the event: the drivers, the team managers, the directors of FIA’s International Karting Commission and the representatives of the circuits […]

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Jan 20, 2015 David Sera is shattered about injury curtailing his opportunity to represent his Country on the World stage
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David Sera has been forced to withdraw from Australia’s team of drivers competing in next month’s CIK-FIA Winter Cup in Italy. The 17-time Australian Champion suffered a wrist injury while playing indoor soccer last July that continually troubled him for the second half of 2014. After seeking further medical advice in December Sera has spent […]

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Jan 16, 2015 (Photo: TSR Productions)
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Over two hundred guests enjoyed the SSM Super One 2014 Awards Ceremony and Dinner at the Coventry Hilton on Saturday 10th January.  Following the Autosport International Show earlier in the day when all the seeded drivers were presented with their awards by Britain’s newest Formula 1 driver Will Stevens.  MSA Chief Executive Rob Jones presented […]

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Jan 14, 2015 15-01-10_WSK_Gran_Gala_I
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The Palaeventi of the Adria  International Raceway hosted, on Saturday 10th January, the traditional Gran Gala of the WSK drivers, the event which closes the WSK season every year. There were 250 guests and, among them, the real protagonists of the evening: the first three classified drivers of last season’s WSK Series. They were celebrated […]

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Jan 05, 2015 14-03-09_KFJ_La_Conca
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Vega Tyres has signed an agreement with WSK Promotion: they will be the official tyre supplier for all the races of the 2015 WSK calendar. The Italian manufacturer from Saronno (Varese) has committed itself in supplying tyres for all the four categories taking part in the WSK races: the three international categories KZ2, KF and […]

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Karting Australia have confirmed the minimum weights and selected tyres for the classes being contested in the 2015 Australian Kart Championship. With more than 400 pre-registrations already having been received, the excitement is building for the new-look Championship that begins in Melbourne on April 3-5, 2015. The five-round Championship will see eight classes vying for […]

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