Jul 12, 2019
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The Race of Stars karting event has been locked in to be held on Queensland’s Gold Coast for a seventh consecutive year. The prestigious event will once again be contested at the Xtreme Karting Facility on Queensland’s glitter strip on October 17-19. Having cemented itself as a ‘crown jewel’ of Australian karting, the Race of […]

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Jul 08, 2019
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The Italian driver won Race1 and came second in Race2 closing in on Cunati that retained the lead of KZ2 but was quite unlucky in Sarno. The third round of the Italian Championship has made the campaign lively in all classifications. Premises for a great spectacle in Sarno were all there ahead of the third […]

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Jul 03, 2019
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It has been a hard-fought battle. The round in Adria lightened up the night in the closing meeting that named the kings of WSK Euro Series at the end of an overnight racing weekend that took place at the Adria Karting Raceway last weekend. The fourth and closing appointment of the series promoted and organized […]

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Jul 01, 2019
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A kings’ night in Adria: the kings of the categories contesting the closing race of WSK Euro Series have finally been named at the end of an overnight race that did not provide clues on the final winners until the end of hard-fought Finals. WSK Promotion has completed its European series with this round at […]

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Jun 27, 2019
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Just a few months away from the 34th edition of the 24 Hours Karting, the ASK ACO, the ACO and its promoter have released details on the running of this great event whose key words are rigour, fairness, accessibility and user-friendliness. As last year karting will share the programme with the very popular 24 Hours […]

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Jun 25, 2019
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The penultimate round has become the launching ramp and raised the interest towards the grand finale of WSK Euro Series. The round in Lonato (BS) has rewarded drivers that were behind in the classifications: the final victory of KZ2 went to the Italian Marco Ardigò (Tony Kart-Vortex-Bridgestone), who won in the final classification from the […]

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Jun 18, 2019
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After the extraordinary Finals, two FIA Karting European Champions were crowned in Sarno after confounding most of the predictions: Jorrit Pex (NLD) won for the third time in KZ and Emil Skaras (SWE) for the first time in KZ2, while  the Finals were won respectively by Lorenzo Camplese (ITA) and Emilien Denner (FRA). In the […]

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Jun 10, 2019
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Great battles at the Circuit in Siena but also hard-fought races to qualify for the finals of the second round of the Italian ACI Karting Championship with a record presence of 283 drivers in the categories KZ2, 60 Mini, KZN Under, KZN Over, Iame X30 Junior and Senior. Simone Cunati (CRG-Tm) of team Modena Kart […]

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Jun 07, 2019
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The Circuito Internazionale Napoli of Sarno is preparing to host the first Italian Kart Grand Prix from 14th to 16th June 2019. While the young Drivers of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy will be competing in the second of their three Competitions, the FIA Karting European Championship – KZ & KZ2 will finish at the […]

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Jun 06, 2019
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The FIA will provide support to the OK and OK-Junior competitors of the 2019 FIA Karting World Championship, taking place between 6th and 8th of September in Alahärmä, Finland. In order to maintain the ever-growing number of international entries, the FIA has agreed to grant a financial contribution to the travel of the entrants competing […]

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Jun 05, 2019
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From May 31 to June 2, the waiting was finally over: The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy 2019 kicked off its second year. In April, the series had already given an impressive foretaste of the season with a successful Open race format at Genk, Belgium. Now, round one officially opened the championship in Italy. Therefore, […]

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Jun 03, 2019
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To finish the Swedish Kart Grand Prix in style, the last races proved to be very interesting in the Kristianstad sun. The third Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship – OK & Junior slightly changed the positions and scores of the provisional rankings. The last meeting of the season, in more than a month […]

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May 29, 2019
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The Ultimate Club Racer 1 karting event to be held at South Australia’s The Bend Motorsport Park will feature a significant female focus this November. In addition to all of the regular Club-level karting classes being contested at the invitational event, there will be a class dedicated to the rising popularity of female competition. The […]

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May 28, 2019
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For the fourth time, the FIA Karting Endurance Championship will take place at Le Mans within the 34th edition of the 24 Hours Karting from 27th to 29th September 2019. Like last year karting will share the poster with the very popular 24 Hours Trucks as part of a dynamic established by the ACO. The […]

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May 20, 2019
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A number of first time winners have stood atop the podium at the third round of the SP Tools Australian Kart Championship, presented by Castrol EDGE at South Australia’s Monarto Karting Complex, just outside of Murray Bridge. The Australian Championship broke the drought that has affected the Murray Bridge and surrounding areas over recent months […]

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FIA Karting European Championsip: New Winners at Genk

Travisanutto in OK and Amand in Junior

May 20, 2019
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The second Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship – OK & Junior was very complex to manage for the participants in the Kart Grand Prix of Belgium in Genk. The rain spared none of the three days of racing, however the Finals were fortunately able to take place on a dry track. Marcus Amand […]

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May 16, 2019
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BRP-Rotax has decided to introduce a unique world-class event to the calendar of the Rotax MAX Challenges, to together drivers who want to compete against opponents from around the world using their own equipment with their preferred team. The Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy, open to Micro MAX, Mini MAX, Junior MAX, Senior MAX, MAX […]

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Karting Australia 2018 Annual Report

Australian Karting Association Ltd 2018 Annual Report Released

May 15, 2019
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Australian Karting Association Ltd (Karting Australia) today released the 2018 Annual Report covering its fifth full year of operation since restructuring as a Company Limited by Guarantee. The 67-page report outlines the progress made by Karting Australia and the challenges faced throughout 2018. Highlights include: The increased focus on Clubs and Grassroots karting including: The […]

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Mechanic Minutes: Dan Schlosser – FIA Karting Championship Academy Trophy – Germany

Longtime industry veteran provides his insights into the opening round of 2019 program with Team USA driver Luca Mars

May 14, 2019
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2019 marks the 10th season for the FIA Karting Academy Trophy program, which opened up at the Pro Kart Raceland facility in Wackersdorf, Germany on May 2-5. The United States have sent drivers to race in the unique championship series against drivers from all over the world. The 2019 season is welcoming 51 young drivers […]

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May 13, 2019
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The first round of the Italian ACI Karting Championship in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Pavia) has kept all the promises awaited in the opener of the 2019 campaign. An excellent event was held at the Circuit 7 Laghi Kart with 208 drivers present out of the 220 entered in the categories KZ2, 60 Mini, and Iame […]

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