May 27, 2020
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If you were to poll the karting community here in the United States regarding their top-three karting events, the list would be large and diverse. Among the races on that list, and likely a #1 selection for many, would be the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. Each year, only a select few from around the […]

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May 21, 2020
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The Corona pandemic also causes shifts in the racing calendar in the German Kart Championship. After first relaxations in the past days and openings of the kart tracks, the highest German karting series now presents a new racing calendar for the season 2020. Four races are planned between August and October. The German Kart Championship […]

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May 15, 2020
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Karting Australia is leading its affiliated Clubs back to the track as the world emerges from the COVID-19 Pandemic. Throughout this week, Karting Australia Chief Executive Officer Kelvin O’Reilly and Chief Operating Officer Lee Hanatschek have hosted four webinars alongside Sports Community’s Steve Pallas with Clubs across the country. The webinars focused on ensuring the […]

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Apr 28, 2020
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The delegation of the sporting power to GDS follows a selection process initiated at the FIA Annual General Assembly in December 2019, where a mandate was given to the World Motor Sport Council to appoint a new governing body in Canada. GDS was selected by the Council on the basis of the quality of its […]

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Apr 20, 2020
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The first edition of the Rok Euro Cup will be held in 2021. Due to the current health emergency and to the restrictions caused by this situation, the Rok Euro Cup 2020 is cancelled. With regret the Rok Cup Staff, after the cancellation of the German round in Ampfing (2-3 May), is forced to cancel […]

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Apr 16, 2020
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Due to the global health concerns regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the CIK-FIA has modified the FIA Karting 2020 sporting calendar accordingly. The Competition of Wackersdorf (DEU) counting for the FIA Karting European Championship – OK & Junior initially scheduled for 28th-31st May has been postponed to 10th-13th September*. The Competition of Genk (BEL) counting for the […]

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Apr 15, 2020
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A new European venue will be selected for 2020, while Birigui will be back on the calendar next year. In light of global health concerns regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the organiser of this year’s FIA Karting World Championship – OK and Junior, scheduled to take place in Brazil on 29 October-1 November, has made a proposal […]

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Apr 09, 2020
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BRP-Rotax is very pleased to announce the launch of a special event for the worldwide Rotax family, as well as everyone else interested to participate: the first ever Rotax SIM RACING Challenge, a virtual reality race on the platform of iRacing.com. During this COVID-19 situation, where we all have to stay safe at home, BRP-Rotax […]

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Apr 07, 2020
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The extension of the lockdown to all the countries worldwide due to the Covid-19 emergency required for a re-schedule of the 2020 racing calendar. At the moment, the two events of WSK Super Master Series due in May (on May 3rd in La Conca and May 24th in Sarno) have therefore to be considered “frozen” […]

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Apr 03, 2020
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BRP-Rotax yearly recognizes the efforts of its karting dis-tributors to demonstrate sales achievements linked with operational excellence that lead to strengthen BRP-Rotax’s sales and marketing efforts in respective areas around the world. In times like this when our world changes in increasing pace it is even more important to acknowledge the outstanding work of its […]

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Mar 25, 2020
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In light of the evolving COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, restrictions put in place by the French government, international travel restrictions and the consequent postponement by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) of its Le Mans Karting event on 10th-13th September 2020, the FIA Karting World Championship – KZ, the FIA Karting International Super Cup – KZ2, […]

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Mar 09, 2020
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Following the recent Decree-Law issued by the Italian Prime Minister that is effective from March 8th 2020 to April 3rd 2020 and introduces limitations to contrast the diffusion of the Coronavirus infection in some big areas of the North of Italy and on the whole National territory, WSK Promotion decided to postpone the scheduled events: […]

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Mar 02, 2020
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Virgin Australia Supercars Championship regular, James Golding has delivered one of the great upsets in the SP Tools Australian Kart Championship opening round at The Bend Motorsport Park, presented by Castrol EDGE, by taking a stunning victory in the KZ2 category on Sunday. The weekend to that point had been dominated by Ricciardo Kart’s Troy […]

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Feb 28, 2020
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For four years the Rotax MAX Challenge elite had to wait for the return of the Winter Cup event: From 21st to 23rd of February 2020 the prestigious format celebrated a remarkable comeback. Organised by Camp Company, the host of the successful Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy, the Winter Cup welcomed exactly 200 drivers, representing […]

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Feb 24, 2020
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A great karting spectacle has taken place at the South Garda Karting Circuit of Lonato at the second round of the WSK Super Master Series. Three intense racing days featured 50 heats and 8 prefinals for the four entitled categories before the finals named the winners of this exciting weekend. The victories eventually went to […]

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Feb 05, 2020
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Connor Zilisch has secured the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy seat for the United States of America for 2020. One of the country’s most talented and winningest junior drivers over the past two years, Zilisch is set to jet set his way throughout the world in 2020 as he fills his race calendar with both North […]

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Feb 04, 2020
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The 2020 season has a number of karters from the United States of America competing overseas. The first major event of the year took place this past weekend with the WSK Super Master Series opening up at the Adria Karting Raceway in northeastern portion of Italy. The weekend was a battle against competition from all […]

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Jan 31, 2020
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As planned, the CIK-FIA has proceeded with the homologation of the chassis, bodywork, brakes, engines, ignition systems, carburettors, intake silencers and tyres for the Group 3 Mini equipment. This approval has been effective since 1st January 2020. The aim is to provide a common technical framework that can be relied on by the ASNs for […]

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Jan 29, 2020
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We are proud to announce the location of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals 2020: it is BAHRAIN! The best RMC drivers worldwide will take to the desert from November 07th -14th, 2020 for the annual highlight of the karting season. The Bahrain International Karting Circuit is a state-of-the-art, world-class facility that caters to the […]

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Jan 28, 2020
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A huge project involving NF Sports, former Formula One standout Rubens Barrichello and a group of investors that was announced at the end of last year is beginning to take shape. As a part of a creation to encompass the legacy involving the World Cup of Soccer in 2014 and the 2016 Olympic Games in […]

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