Oct 15, 2018
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Frenchman Anthony Abbasse has become the fourth winner to etch his name onto a Gold Coast 600 Race of Stars Surfboard after winning the event held on the Gold Coast today. The SodiKart factory driver was supreme in taking a dominant win this afternoon. He was engaged in an early race battle with Australian Champion Aaron […]

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Oct 10, 2018
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Some of the world’s best kart racers are set to fly on the race track in the 2018 Race of Stars International Karting event on the Gold Coast later this week. Today, it was flying of a different type that the highly credentialed internationals sampled at one of Surfers Paradise’s newest tourist attractions – iFly. […]

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Oct 10, 2018
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The final round of the Tuto Super One Series was packed with brilliant racing in the fine autumn weather at PF International. All classes were racing at this event apart from Rotax 177. The two-day format for the TKM and Rotax classes really seems to have worked, as numbers have been strong all year. Some […]

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Oct 10, 2018
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Following months of planning, Karting Australia’s National Event Calendar for 2019 has been finalised. Aimed at keeping a very similar schedule to the past few years, the calendar has also been arranged to avoid the major motor racing and sporting events around the country where possible. The calendar is highlighted by five rounds of the […]

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Oct 04, 2018
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Since last year, the CIK-FIA has made a specific classification for Drivers up to the age of 16, participating in the FIA Karting World Championship and the FIA Karting European Championship for the first time in the OK category, in order to highlight the emergence of young talents at the highest level of racing. Of […]

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Oct 03, 2018
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CIK-FIA President Felipe Massa wanted to be in attendance in Sweden for the last big sporting event of the 2018 season, the FIA Karting World Championship – OK and Junior held in Kristianstad from 20th to 23rd September. With his great appreciation of competition, he enjoyed the extremely high standard of racing and was pleased […]

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Oct 02, 2018
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After Belgium, Sweden and Austria, the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy started for the last race in Germany from September 28 to 30, 2018: In the modern Prokart Raceland of Wackersdorf, the championship, renamed about a year ago, completed its first season successfully. Europe’s Rotax elite fought on the 1,190-meter track in Bavaria not only […]

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Oct 02, 2018
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In its third year, the FIA Karting Endurance Champion title was won by a factory team, that of the French manufacturer Sodikart, while the official CRG SpA team was once again on the podium. At Le Mans, the 33rd edition of the 24 Hours Karting also confirmed the internationalisation of this Competition at the same […]

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Sep 28, 2018
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Italian Champion Lorenzo Camplese will make his second start in the Race of Stars International karting event when he heads to Australia’s Gold Coast next month. Camplese’s inclusion in the elite KZ2 gearbox class adds further depth to the impressive entry list for the October 11-13 event at the Xtreme Karting Complex. Having finished on […]

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Sep 26, 2018
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Twelve-time French Champion Anthony Abbasse will make his Australian debut when he lines up on the grid at the Race of Stars to be held at the Xtreme Karting Complex on the Gold Coast next month (October 11-13). At 27 years of age, Abbasse is one of the most experienced kart racers in the world […]

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Sep 24, 2018
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Two fine Champions were crowned at Kristianstad after three days of intense clashes on the Åsum Ring as part of the Kart Grand Prix of Sweden. On Sunday, in bright sunshine, the last Qualifying Heats revealed the list of 34 Finalists in the two categories in the running, before the Finals delivered their verdict in […]

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Sep 23, 2018
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Immediately after Qualifying Practice on a dry track, it rained late on the Friday of the Kart Grand Prix of Sweden. The Qualifying Heats, intended to select the 34 finalists of the FIA ​​Karting World Championships – OK and Junior, which take place this weekend on the Kristianstad circuit (SWE), have been disrupted by several […]

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Sep 22, 2018
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This weekend the Kristianstad track hosts the FIA Karting World Championships – OK and OK-Junior as part of the Swedish Kart Grand Prix. Enjoying significant entry, the Competition began on Friday, 21st September in the afternoon, with the Qualifying Practices which are of paramount importance in this Competition with nearly 220 Drivers. Gabriele Mini’ – […]

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Driver Diary: Colin Queen – CIK-FIA Academy Trophy – Genk, Belgium

Best result for California driver in final round of youth world championship

Sep 20, 2018
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2018 marks the seventh season of karting for California native Colin Queen. The 13-year-old is into his second season at the Junior ranks, following a successful career at the Cadet level at Superkarts! USA, United States Pro Kart Series and Los Angeles Karting Championship. Queen was one of two drivers selected by the World Karting […]

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Sep 19, 2018
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Dutchman Marijn Kremers has confirmed that he’ll be back for another shot at the Race of Stars title on Queensland’s Gold Coast – and he’s determined to take the Winner’s Surfboard back to the Netherlands. “I’m not coming back to Australia to finish second again,” were the words from Kremers as the Ricciardo Kart driver […]

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Sep 19, 2018
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CIK-FIA President Felipe Massa is keeping his promise to be as active as possible on the ground.  He attended the FIA Karting World Championship – KZ at Genk (BEL) and will travel to Sweden soon for the OK and OK-Junior categories. Always very available to the public, he also takes the opportunity to conduct many […]

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Sep 19, 2018
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The third edition of the FIA Karting Endurance Championship will take place during the 24 Hours Karting organised at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit by the ACO on 29th and 30th September 2018. This Competition confirms the ascendance of OK engines in endurance with 13 teams committed to the GP1 category out of the […]

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Sep 18, 2018
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Less than one month is left before the International Kart Endurance event by CRG that will take place in Pomposa (Italy) next October 6th. The official Entry List is closing shortly and the final organizational details are being defined. The 2nd edition of the Rental Kart World Contest is going to be an event not […]

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Sep 18, 2018
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Just in time before the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) take place, BRP-Rotax launches its new Rotax Global App to expand its service to Rotax kart customers. The Rotax Global App is free of charge and for Android and iOS devices. Based on the previous App, used at the RMCGF 2017, this new application […]

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Sep 14, 2018
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Autumn had well and truly arrived at the penultimate Super One round of 2018 at Glan-Y-Gors in North Wales with showers throughout the racing. The Championships have one last round at PF International in a three-day meeting for all classes at the end of September, where many of the classes will see tense battles for […]

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