Tuesday March 28

WA Western Cup, Round 2 Race report and photos from Geraldton
Gippsland's March Race Day Photos and results from Morwell
Freedom Remains For 2018 Control kart info for Jnr MAX Trophy class
Final Familiarisation For New Zealand Nationals Report & pics from Invercargill
The 28th Andrea Margutti Trophy Race report & photos from Lonato
CRG Team Report: Andrea Margutti Trophy PR (Euro) - Team news

Saturday March 25

John Pizzaro Inducted To Motor Sport Hall of Fame He & Courtney the only karters on the list
Aussie Entered For CIK-FIA Academy Trophy Beau Russell set for Europe
Indy 800 Race Wraps Recent results from sprint & enduro events at Butterfly Farm

Thursday March 23

Junior MAX Trophy Lease Deals Pro Tour on a per-round basis
Karting News Briefs Some event updates from around the country

Wednesday March 22

Appleby & Bricknell Claim TaG Feature Wins Report, photos & results from Launceston
Stony Creek's March Race Day Photo gallery from the weekend

Tuesday March 21

Vale: John Walpole Qld Life Member passes (includes funeral details)
Nick Percat To Race Australian Kart Championship Bathurst champ ready for Geelong
Game Changing Rotax Round In NZ Round 4 report, pics & results from Te Puke
Close KZ2 At NZ Prokart Round Report, pics & results from Te Puke
Super One Series Kicks Off in UK Report, photos & results from Rowrah

Monday March 20

Karting News Briefs Mixed news quickies to start the week
Jack Doohan Makes Top Ten In Italy Finals day report from La Conca

Sunday March 19

South Australian Kart Championship Results from round 1 at Monarto
Sun Shines On Oakleigh's March Club Day Monthly race report
Aussies In Italy @ WSK Super Master Round Doohan/Flack update, plus heat report & pics
New Zealand Rotax MAX Series, Round 3 Report & photos from Te Puke

Friday March 17

50 Year Celebrations for Kiwi Vintage Karters Preview: New Zealand Vintage Grand Prix

Wednesday March 15

Huge Savings On Showroom Chassis Slashed prices on new karts at Master Karting
IP Karting Australia: Rotax Pro Tour Race team's official round 2 report
Victorian Superkarts, Round 2 Report, pics, results from Phillip Island
Jake Klarich Returns To Lenzo Kart Team plans start with WA KZ2 round 1
Driving Tips: Smoothness & Racing at Geelong Deadly's latest newsletter
Who Will Stand Up To The Challenge? Preview: NZ Rotax MAX Challenge double-header
Big KZ2 Fields Promise Action at Te Puke Preview for this weekend
Numbers Up In 28th Spring Trophy at Lonato Race report from Italy

Monday March 13

Rotax Pro Tour Points After Round 2 All classes, plus Manufacturers' Cup
Kiwi Karters Make History In South Australia PR - NZers Pro Tour wrap

Sunday March 12

Girls Make History At Rotax Pro Tour Quick Kiwis! Finals day report & pics from Bolivar
Karting News Briefs News, info & entertainment, bunched together for your convenience
Rainy Days & Sundays - NSKC Round 2 Race report and photos from Eastern Creek
Ipswich: SEQ Series Rnd 1, Club Champs Rnd 2 Race report from last weekend

Saturday March 11

Dicker Picked For WA KZ 'Arrive-And-Drive' Sam speaks about KZ debut
Howard & Preston Take Opening Heats Wins Day 1 of Pro Tour competition at Bolivar

Friday March 10

Follow Rotax Pro Tour round 2 from Bolivar across the weekend:

  • Live timing via RaceMonitor is HERE
  • Entry list is HERE
  • Timetable (Version 2) is HERE
  • Live commentary will be HERE

Thursday March 9

Kiwis Keen To Keep Momentum In South Australia Pro Tour preview for the NZers

Tuesday March 7

Karting News Briefs! Rule updates, scores, KA safety grants, busy bees and event info
Smokin' Joe Wins The Wagin 1000 PR - Driver news
Contacting Patrizicorse New details, PLUS $500-off offer extended
Big Bolivar This Weekend Rotax Pro Tour round 2 preview
Vale: Michael Jones Oakleigh member passes

Monday March 6

Doohan Podiums WSK Super Master Round Race wrap and pics from Italy
Australian Kart Championship Entry Re-Opened Over-subscribed is ok for X30 class
Two Queensland Clubs Lose KA Affiliation! Toowoomba & Towers now on their own
AKRA Conducts First Race Meeting Report and photos from Wollongong
Sharp Is Sharp at NZ Goldstar Round Report, pics & results from Wellington
State Government Invests In South Australian Karting Benefits for 10 to 12 year olds
Vale: Elaine Kretzschmar Karting Australia statement

Saturday March 4

Aussies At WSK Super Master Series Round 2 Qualifying report & live inks; Doohan P2

Friday March 3

TEKA Season Opens at Newcastle Round 1 wrap, results & photos
Bumper Entry For NZ Goldstar Round Preview for Wellington this weekend

Thursday March 2

Trackside Team Dominate Opening SEK Round Enduro race wrap from Eastern Creek

Wednesday March 1

Karting: Where Supercar Stars Start Supercar and Super2 drivers' clubs

Tuesday February 28

Karting Australia Launch 'Bring A Mate' Campaign KA's latest recruitment initiative
Tasmanian Statewide Series, Round 2 Photos, report & full results from Burnie
Kiwis Prepare For Their Easter Nationals Entry is open to KA-licenced Aussies
Vintage Karts Come Alive in Mount Gambier Report from annual gathering
Gippsland February Races Photos & results from Morwell

Monday February 27

F100 Australian Championship Series, Round 1 RKA report & pics from Butterfly Farm
Karting News Briefs Info about Whyalla, Albury-Wodonga, Stony Creek, Superkarts & Pro Tour

Sunday February 26

Records Tumble at Vic Superkart Series Opener Wrap, results & some pics from Winton

Friday February 24

Karting News Briefs Radical chassis, barn find Yamaha, plus lots of updates & information

Thursday February 23

The 2017 Zanardi Chassis Official launch photos of new KZ2 TaG kart
British Superkart Champ To Race In Australia Plus, Jason Akermanis returns
Grant & Wilson Share NZ KZ2 Series Lead Report, pics & results from round 1
Callum's Comeback A Highlight at NZ Rotax Challenge Round Report, pics & results from round 1

Tuesday February 21

KA Publish New 'Get Started in Karting' Videos 16 titles cover (most) of the basics
Driver Seriously Injured In Massive Street Race Crash Shocking footage from Colombia
CRG On Podium at Winter Cup PR (Euro) - Team news from Italy
Exciting Performance by Birel ART at Winter Cup PR (Euro) - Team news from Italy

Monday February 20

Iglesias & Formula K Win Winter Cup Jack Doohan the top Aussie

Friday February 17

Taine Venables Appointed Deaf Children Australia Ambassador Driver news
St George Karts / CRG Australia Newsletter New products, Euro division, spare parts support
$500 Off Ricciardo Karts Special offer expires 28 Feb
Pro Tour Practice at Bolivar Information for round 2 competitors

Thursday February 16

Karting News Briefs Updates, info, video, promo etc from here and abroad
Scorcher Torture: NSKC Round 1 Report, pics & results from Eastern Creek
Victorious Vrooam! Lubricant for professionals wins at AKC round 1
Kiwi Double Header This Weekend Preview: NZ Rotax MAX and Prokart KZ2 Series
Stony Creek February Club Day Lots of photos and results
Mount Gambier Kicks Off 2017 Season Round 1 race report
Buttonwillow Victories For Musgrave & Hays California Prokart Challenge R1 pics & report
Winter Cup Kicks Off Euro Rotax Season Report & photos from Spain

Wednesday February 15

Push Back Bumpers For Pro Tour Round 2 Supp Regs. Entry now open
Henry Handles The Heat in Newcastle PR - Driver news
IAME Reveal New 60cc M1 Engine Air-cooled pull-start beginner's motor
DPE Chassis Setups, AKC Round 1 Seat positions, front-end specs etc
International Opportunity For Female Junior Karters Applications now open

Tuesday February 14

Victorian Country Series, Round 1 Report, results & lots of photos from Ballarat
Heated Challenge For Kiwis at AKC Round 1 New Zealand wrap from Newcastle
Fourth Year of Shannons For Emmo PR - Driver/sponsor news

Monday February 13

Australian Kart Championship Pointscore Drivers' Championship points after opening round

Sunday February 12

Ricciardo Turns Newcastle Blue & White Official Sunday report, AKC round 1

Australian Kart Championship round 1 results from Newcastle. Full results HERE.

  • KA3 Senior: 1 Kody Garland, 2 James Sera, 3 Dean O'Brien, 4 Oscar Priest, 5 Matthew Waters
  • Cadet 9: 1 Ryan Tomsett, 2 Harry Arnett, 3 Marshall Crofts, 4 Maddison Feather, 5 Macka Hazard
  • TaG 125: 1 Brendan Nelson, 2 Mitchell Hewitt, 3 Zac van Leeuwestyn, 4 Joshua Davey, 5 Tyler Di Legge
  • KA4 Junior: 1 Zac Crichton, 2 Kai Allen, 3 Blake Purdie, 4 Kurtis Tennant, 5 Cooper Webster
  • Cadet 12: 1 Rhys Smith, 2 James Wharton, 3 Adrian Haak, 4 Ethan Feather, 5 Tex Starr-McKoy
  • X30: 1 Marc Tulloch, 2 Joshua Car, 3 Leigh Nicolaou, 4 Adam Lindstrom, 5 Justin Francis
  • KA2: 1 Lachlan Hughes, 2 Cody Burcher, 3 Taylor Hazard, 4 Broc Feeney, 5 Jordyn Sinni
  • KA1: 1 Jace Matthews, 2 Kyle Henry-Smith, 3 Daniel Edmonds, 4 Luke Flynn, 5 Thomas Steele
  • KZ2: 1 Troy Loeskow, 2 Joshua Fife, 3 Daniel Price, 4 Chris Hays, 5 Aaron Cameron

Saturday February 11

Video Interviews: AKC, Newcastle Insights from Team Managers about today's racing
Ricciardo Kart Dominate Opening Day In Newcastle AKC Saturday wrap
A Chat With Darrell Smith Rotax’s Aussie bloke in Austria was in Melbourne

Below are the fastest qualifiers this morning at Newcastle, Australian Kart Championship round 1. Due to hot weather, today's heat races have been cut back to 6 laps for juniors & cadets (was 10) and 8 laps for seniors (was 12). New Sunday timetable HERE..

  • KA3 Senior - Kody Garland, Cadet 9 - Brock Barber, TaG 125 - Joshua Davey, KA4 Junior - Zac Crichton, Cadet 12 - Tex Starr-McKoy, X30 - Marc Tulloch, KA2 - Reece Cohen, KA1 - Jace Matthews, KZ2 - Joshua Fife

  • Live Timing via Race-Monitor site HERE
  • Results are going on CMS HERE
  • Sunday's action will be live streamed HERE

Friday February 10

Live timing from Newcastle, Australian Kart Championship round 1. View all three days via the Race-Monitor site - click HERE!

Thursday February 9

KA Issue Advice for Extreme Weather in Newcastle Keep hydrated!
Pacific Coast Titles / NSW Northern Zone Round 1 Race wrap, pics & results from Port Mac
Ipswich Club Championship, Round 1 February race report
Orange Kart Track Saved Nearby development won't impact race track
WA Western Cup Round 1 Extra More photos and report
Kiwi Karters Contest Australian Championship Opener Six NZers to race at Newcastle

Wednesday February 8

Strong Western Cup Series Opener Report, results and photos from Wundowie
Big Numbers For Newcastle AKC Opener Round 1 press release (plus link to race program)

Tuesday February 7

Tasmanian Statewide Series Opens at Briant Park Race report & photos from round 1
2017 Burridge Family Memorial Race wrap & results from Mackay
WSK Super Master Series, Round 1 Report, results & pics from Adria
CRG Podium at Wet WSK PR (Euro) - Team news
BirelART's Three Weeks in Adria PR (Euro) - Team news

Monday February 6

Doohan's First Euro Podium Jack 2nd in WSK Super Master round

Saturday February 4

Aussies Qualify Top 5 In Italy Marcos & Jack at WSK Super Master Series

Friday February 3

New Surface Down at Whyalla Pics of progress
Lithgow To Be Resurfaced Schedule of works and closure dates
Rotax Pro Tour Points After Round 1 All classes plus Manufacturers' Cup
Potter & Vincent's Winning ROK Cup Start Race report, pics, results from NZ
Two New Drivers For JMD Motorsport PR - Team/driver news
Pit Allocation & Timetable - AKC Round 1 Information for Newcastle
Ballarat Ready To Boom For 2017 VCS Opener PR - Event news

Wednesday February 1

Karting News Briefs Lots of updates and stuff. Don't miss the News Briefs!

Tuesday January 31

Heat Wave at Australia Day Classic Photos & results from Bolivar
Madeline's Breakthrough Pro Tour Podium The Kiwi Report, Rotax Pro Tour round 1
1000 Flying Laps for the Flying Doctors PR - Team/driver initiative
Solid Pro Tour Start for IP Karting PR - Team/driver news
Birel ART Champions Cup Report PR (Euro) - Team news

Monday January 30

Flack 11th, Doohan DNF at Champions Cup Report and photos from Adria, Italy
Tassie State Series Kicks Off This Weekend Preview for Briant Park
CRG Lock Out Podium in KZ2 Team report from WSK Champions Cup

Sunday January 29

All Action At Rotax Pro Tour Round One Finals day report & photos

Saturday January 28

Top 3, Rotax Pro Tour round 1. Full results on CMS HERE. More to follow...

Junior MAX: 1 Jaiden Pope, 2 Jay Handon, 3 Jac Preston
DD2: 1 Joshua Fife, 2 Cody Gillis, 3 Nathan Tigani
Mini MAX:
1 James Wharton, 2 Jack Westbury, 3 Adrian Haak
Rotax Light:
1 Brad Jenner, 2 Madeline Stewart, 3 Troy Morrissey
Micro MAX: 1 Harry Arnett, 2 Macka Hazard, 3 Bradley Majaman
DD2 Masters: 1 Daniel Richert, 2 Troy Woolston, 3 Danny Wright
Junior Trophy: 1 Johnathon Marcusson, 2 Angus Wallace, 3 Angus Giffin
Rotax Heavy: 1 Chris Farkas, 2 Kris Walton, 3 Lane Moore

Friday January 27

Madeline Marches to First Pro Tour Heat Win Qualifying & heats report & pics from Melbourne
Marcos Flack Part of CRG's Champions Cup Lineup Team preview & results/timing links
Craig Denton The New SA State President Statement from Karting SA

Follow the Rotax Pro Tour opening round from Todd Road, Melbourne. Qualifying & heats are today, the pre-finals and finals are on Saturday:

  • Live timing on Race Monitor HERE
  • Live commentary HERE
  • Results are going on CMS HERE

Thursday January 26

Chassis Partners Announced For Rotax Grand Finals Rotax stick with same brands
David Sera's Deadly Newsletter #8 Drop-down bumpers, tyre conservation & more
ROK Cup Boosts City of Sails Event preview: Biggest entry since 2007

Wednesday January 25

Kiwis Ready for First Aussie Pro Tour Round Eight New Zealanders in Melbourne
CRG Reveal 2017 Works Team Veterans and debutants in 23-strong lineup

Tuesday January 24

DPE Chassis Setups Seat positions and setup info from Junior Top Guns
Pro Tour Kicks Off in Melbourne Preview for round 1
Atlantic Oil Ladies Trophy 2017 Report & photos from Lithgow
Karting News Briefs New rules, free beer, crash video, plus event, driver & club updates

Monday January 23

Pro Tour Ready To Roll! Entry list, timetable & track map for round 1
More Patrizicorse Lineup Revealed Locals & Kiwis for X30 & KA12
IP Karting's Rotax Pro Tour Team PR - Team news
Marlene Dean: Rest in Peace Beautiful Lady Passing of a karting legend
Darren Hossack To Leave DPE Kart Technology Hoss tells us why, and what he's up to
Vale: Peter (Pete) Williams It's been a sad few weeks for WA karters

Saturday January 21

Birel ART Make Changes For 2017 PR (Euro) - Team news
Prestine Tecno Resto Another masterpiece by Vas

Friday January 20

F1 Grand Prix Tickets For Pro Tour Entrants Family Pass for each class
Patrizicorse Start Revealing 2017 Drivers Announcements for Pro Tour and AKC
Best Of 2016: Paolo De Conto CIK-FIA interview with the KZ World Champion

Wednesday January 18

Win Tyres at Pro Tour Launch Plus, hear how to win the Rotax Grand Finals
CIK-FIA 'Best Of' Interviews Callum Bradshaw & Victor Martins

Tuesday January 17

Bray In Good Company In Florida But tough run at round 1
Aaron Cameron Joins JC Kart PR - Driver news

Monday January 16

Karting News Briefs J-Bangers, Mojo addendum, winners, event/driver/industry updates
Frost Goes Back-To-Back at Young Guns Records set in Launceston; report & pics
Ladies Trophy Cup News & Updates Pre-entry closes Wednesday - don't miss out!
Victorian Country Series Set For Massive 2017 New commentator, photographer and lots of prizes

Sunday January 15

Junior Top Guns Concludes Night 2 race report from Oakleigh (Pics Added)

Saturday January 14

Junior Top Guns - Night 1 Race report & pics from Oakleigh
SP Tools Extends Karting Australia Sponsorship New 3-year deal
Tony Kart Announce 2017 Factory Drivers PR (Euro) - Nine pilotes for Green Team
More 'Best Of 2016' from CIK-FIA Historic, Hiltbrand & Martins
Maranello Kart Presents 2017 Race Team PR (Euro) - Team/driver news
Haopeng Zhang Recaps Impressive Season PR (Asia) - Driver news

Thursday January 12

Exprit 2017 In Stock 30mm Noesis at IKD
Pro Tour Tyre Clarification Round 1 rule addendum

Wednesday January 11

2017 Tony Kart Range Now In Stock! Chassis and spare parts ready to go
Young Guns To Kick Off Tassie Season Honour roll & preview for this Saturday
CIK-FIA Best Of 2016 Interview: Antonio Giovinazzi

Tuesday January 10

Atlantic Oil For Ladies Cup Prize & auction pool grow for Lithgow
Rubens Barrichello Talks Karting CIK-FIA 'Best Of 2016' interview

Monday January 9

Sporting Regs & Conquer The World Terms & Conditions Rotax Pro Tour latest
Karting News Briefs Mick has moved, Era 5 for AVKP, Brock theft, driver/event/team updates
2017 Pro Tour Launch Function National series kicks off with special dinner in Melbourne
Entering Under 18s In Race Meetings A step-by-step guide

Sunday January 8

SKUSA Award 2016 Pro Tour Champions Nine drivers join 'Circle of Champions’ for 2017

Thursday January 5

Supporter Shirts, Ladies Trophy Cup Orders close Monday

Wednesday January 4

Change To AKA Ltd Board & Officials For 2017 Board drops from seven to six
Vale: Rod Franks Former industry member and top karting bloke passes

Tuesday January 3

Survey Result: Push-back Bumpers What % Yes? What % No?
Does Social Media Hinder Racers? A negative effect on competitors' focus

All The Best For The New Year!

The KartSportNews staff (that would be me!) hope you've got through the season intact and have much to look forward to in 2017. Many thanks to the thousands of readers who visit the site, the contributors and photographers who submit items for publication, and the valued advertisers who support it so it can remain free. See you at the race track!

Mark Wicks

Saturday December 31

Karting News Briefs Movings, re-openings, enterings, widenings, buildings...

Wednesday December 28

The New OTKs For 2017 What's coming from Tony Kart, FA, Exprit & Kosmic
KA Technical Bulletins: IAME KA100 & Vortex DVS Ignitions and exhausts
CRG Help Train New Technicians Two-day mechanics' course at Monza

Friday December 23

Alpinestar CLEARANCE at Revolution Racegear Up to 25% Off!
AWC Motorsport Academy Bigger & Better In 2017 See what's changed for Team Tassie
Euro Karts The Right Choice For Kiwi Interview with Marcus Armstrong
Tinini Reviews CRG's Year PR - Team/manufacturer news

Wednesday December 21

Under 18s Require Licenced Entrant KA reminder about Participants' Licence
Tinini & Flynn Reflect on 2016 Standards decline as young kids move to cars too early
K-Racer's Weekly Specials $42 Battery charger kit, WiFi HD Action camera + Ribtect 4 vests

Tuesday December 20

CIK 'Push-Back' Bumpers for AKC Regulations & Registrations, 2017 Australian Kart Championship
Karting News Briefs LOTS of stuff! Event, rule, product, club, Euro updates etc - plus memes!

Sunday December 18

Extra Discount On Custom Helmet Painting Special Xmas deal at LA Designs - but you gotta hurry!

Saturday December 17

Should We Be Using Push-Back Bumpers? Kip Foster talks, plus new Reader Poll
Launceston Kart Club Season Awards The 2016 award winners

Friday December 16

Race The US Open Via J-MAX Trophy Class One-make spec chassis racing
North Shore Win The Metro Invitational Photos & results from Newcastle
End-Of-Year Summaries Words from CIK-FIA and WSK head honchos

Thursday December 15

15 Clubs Receive KA Safety Grant Cash Round 1 of funds allocation

Wednesday December 14

Dave Sera's Likes & Dislikes of 2016 From the Deadly Newsletter - sign up now!
2017 Ladies Trophy Cup Two days, Ladies only, prepare now! (Guys, you can race afterwards)
MyChron5 Steering Wheels Designed for MyChron5, 2 colours, 2 bolt patterns
Victorian Karters Of The Year The 2016 awards go to...
Marcos Flack Wins with CRG in Macau PR - Team news
Gippsland Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
St George Karts / CRG Australia Newsletter 'News Upfront' December edition
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Quick mixers, Asmos & cut-price Reds

Tuesday December 13

Frenchman Dominates KZ In Macau Penalty robs Josh Fife of 3rd
Black Plates at Victorian State Cup Results from Warrnambool
Stewart Sisters On The Pace But Unlucky in Macau Kiwi wrap / driver news
Karting Message from FIA President Jean Todt PR (Euro) - A summary from the boss

Monday December 12

Hurricane Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
Combined Districts Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
Mercedes-Benz Vans Partner With Karting Australia KA announcement
CRG One-Two at Champions Cup, Vendrell PR (Euro) - Team news

Saturday December 10

Works Karter On Par With Kiwi Car Stars Interview: Daniel Bray
Redspeed & KA100 & Tyres for Under $5k MKC Christmas Special

Friday December 9

2017 State Calendars: Tasmania & NSW
January Junior Sprockets Dates & Venues Confirmed Victoria & Tasmania

Thursday December 8

Coffs Concludes 2016 With 4-Track Challenge Photos & results
MyChron5 Supports X2 Link New level of timing on your dash
Get Lucky This Christmas! Lucky Design range in stock for Xmas
Preview: Macau Asia-Pacific Championship for KZ Five Aussies and a Kiwi compete this weekend
2017 State Calendars QLD, SA & VIC now available
Hickey Sisters Make History Duo lock out senior speedway standings
International Licences For 2017 CIK-FIA information about January 1 changes
Karting Sisters To Compete In Macau PR - Kiwi driver news
K-Racer Weekly Specials RC EVO, Ribtect 4, Mk14 Bodykit/X2 graphics
Dan Wheldon Award for Florida Winter Tour PR (USA) - Tradition continues in 2017

Tuesday December 6

Tasmanian Karter of the Year Awards Winners crowned at annual awards dinner
KA Launch Risk Management Program 4-level information & resource system for clubs
Karting Champions Gather In Vienna 2016 CIK-FIA awards night
Frost Cleans Up On & Off The Track PR - Tate's rewards for a magnificent year

Monday December 5

$500 Off Kosmic and FA Karts Big saving on new chassis
Felice Tiene Leaves CRG Factory Team PR (Euro) - Team/driver news

Saturday December 3

Karting News Briefs Tyre disposal, sucker kart, club/track updates, team/driver news, videos etc

Friday December 2

AKRA Confirm Monthly Race Meetings Independs to race at Wollongong next year
MAX Challenges Must Run Mojo in 2018 Statement from BRP-Rotax
Winning Karters Test Formula 4 AKC prize winners at Winton

Thursday December 1

Places Still Available in Tony Kart Australia's AKC Campaign Looking to race with a pro team?
Port Macquarie Confirmed For Pro Tour Round 4 PR - Rotax Pro Tour update
DPEKT Announce Official Team Drivers Chosen five to share kart setup info in 2017

Wednesday November 30

2016 Collie Grand Prix Photos, wrap & results from Kostecki Motorplex
Special Prices for New Products at Ringwood Kart Centre Deals on Kabuto, Alpinestar & Altegra
Countdown To The 2017 AKC Opener New challenge set with Emerald round
Deadly Newsletter #6 Dave's qualifying tips, plus how to drive Warrnambool for the State Cup
K-Racer's Weekly Specials NGK Iridium, KG Cadet/Junior, Ribtect 4

Tuesday November 29

Queensland Superkart Awards Presentation gala, plus 2016 points & placings
Gippsland's November Race Day Photos, report & results from Morwell

Sunday November 27

Class Titles Conclude Oakleigh's Race Season November club day report

Friday November 25

Location Announced for 2017 Rotax Grand Finals Back to Europe they go...
2017 Victorian Race Calendar Three series on offer next year

Thursday November 24

Karting News Briefs Rule, club, event, driver, team updates, pics & vidoes
New Track Construction & Safety Guidelines Information from Karting Australia
Superkarts Australia National Series Placings The 2016 Champions are...
2016 Tasmanian State Kart Championship Race report and photos from Burnie
New Trading Hours For Ringwood Kart Centre Now open Mondays
De Conto & CRG Hit The Jackpot In Vegas Team report from USA

Tasmanian State Championship

The 2016 Tasmanian State Kart Championship was one of the few 'one-off' KA state titles for the year. Interestingly, over 25% of this year's entry was from interstate. Click HERE for the event report and photos from Burnie!

Wednesday November 23

K-Racer's Weekly Specials Cut prices on RK Gold, water pump O-rings & Ribtect 4
Kerbrider Picks Up JC Kart Industry: Melbourne retailer appointed Master Dealer
Launceston Drivers Dominate Tassie State Titles PR - Club report
Strong Turnout At Stony Creek's Final Round Race wrap and lots of photos
Preview: Dave Hamnett Memorial 8th Annual running this Saturday, then a come-n-try

Tuesday November 22

Kiwis In the Money In Las Vegas But mixed fortunes for others
The Aussies In Vegas Results wrap, plus link to daily reports & pics
Oscar Piastri Sixth at World Championships Strong result in final kart race
Boniface Works Hard For Mini Rok Win Report, photos from Manawatu Goldstar round

Monday November 21

Tasmanian Kart Championship Results from Burnie (TAS x 7, VIC x 2, NSW x 2)
Aussie 6th as Hiltbrand & Martins Win World Champs Wrap & results from Bahrain
The Southern City Classic Race report from Oakleigh
CRG Are OK World Champions Official CRG team report from Bahrain

Saturday November 19

Basz & Vidales Ahead in World Championships Friday report & photos from Bahrian
Aussies Overseas: Bahrain & Vegas Oscar Piastri 2nd on points after heat win!
Goldstar Continues To Play Key Role In NZ Karting Sponsor signed & calendar revealed

Thursday November 17

Karting News Briefs French tyres, Pro Tour latest, Junior Sprockets postponed, etc
Golden Power Series 2016 results (prov.) plus the 2017 series calendar
Victorian Superkart Championship Wrap and results from Phillip Island
What's New for Rotax Pro Pro Tour in 2017? Watch this video

Follow the Aussies overseas this weekend:

  • CIK-FIA World Championships, Bahrain: Results HERE. Live stream & live timing HERE (Finals are on Saturday. Telecast commences 11:10pm AEDT, Nov 19)
  • SKUSA SuperNationals, Las Vegas: Results HERE. Live stream & timing HERE

Above: Jack Doohan and Oscar Piastri with event commentator Ian Salvestrin in the Ricky Flynn Motorsport tent at the World Championships in Bahrain (pic - Joan Codina, Fotoformulak.com)

Wednesday November 16

Coffs Club Championship, Latest Round Photos, report & results
Kiwis Amongst The Favourites in Vegas New Zealand trio at SuperNationals
Launceston Karters Eye Tassie State Titles Club press release
CRG Double-Up in Bahrain & Las Vegas PR - Team news/event previews

Tuesday November 15

Pre-Release: The 2017 Rule Changes Karting Australia announce main changes for next year
Tyre Change For TaG & X30 Classes Statement from DPE Kart Technology
K-Racer's Weekly Specials T-bar set, junior bodywork w/graphics & 90mm tyre gauge
13 Aussie Karters Racing Overseas This Weekend Who's racing where, plus stream/timing links

Monday November 14

Karting News Briefs Event-club-track-team updates, plus videos etc

Friday November 11

Kiwis Talk: The Rok Cup Experience Morris/Parkinson/Exton/Potter Interviews

Thursday November 10

2017 National Calendars Revealed National & State dates announced
CC Racing Has Moved! Cathcarts now in Campbellfield
Superkarts Propose Non-EVO Rotax Class Vic club preparing for 2017
Kart & Trailer Stolen CCTV capture of the vehicle involved
New Hours For Pro Karting Late night Thursdays
St George Karts / CRG Australia Newsletter Team press, Galaxy success, hot deals etc
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Neck, rib & kart protection
Benik Sweeps Micro MAX at US Open Las Vegas Manufacturer PR

Tuesday November 8

Ignition Change For Vortex DVS Engines Info about compulsory update
Photo Gallery: Vintage Numurkah Images from annual gathering

Monday November 7

Aussies Karters Overseas Australians get results in USA and Singapore
Champs Crowned in TaG Super Series Podium pics & full series points

Sunday November 6

Karting News Briefs Club tyres, karts at Indy, track update etc
Shamick Racing Recruiting For 2017 Team invites Expressions of Interest
New Spec Chassis Class for Rotax MAX Euro Challenge Plus other changes for 2017

Saturday November 5

Currey Crowned WA KZ Series Champ Final wrap plus points & placings
Newland Wins In Kalgoorlie WA KZ Series Round 5 report & pics
Strong Return To CRG For Torsellini Manufacturer PR (Euro)
Maranello's Trofeo delle Industrie Report Manufacturer PR (Euro)

Wednesday November 2

Interview: Lee Mitchener Words from the new Rotax DD2 World Number 1
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Neck protection, plus Dunlop & MG tyres

Tuesday November 1

2016 Clyde Marshall Memorial Lots of prizes won at Lithgow
Get The 2017 Rotax Components For Free! All 2016 EVOs sold from today are eligible

Monday October 31

Race Team Looking For Drivers JSKC planning 2017 AKC & Pro Tour lineups
Sodikart At The RMCGF PR - Manufacturer news
Gippsland's October Races Photos & results from Morwell
Fife 16th as Longhi Wins Industry Trophy Race wrap from Lonato

Sunday October 30

Bumper Penalty Hampers Fife In Italy Industry Trophy Saturday wrap & pics
Day/Nighter at Oakleigh Club day race report

Thursday October 27

Karting News Briefs Bits of news from here and around the world
Rotax Classes Switch From Mojo To Vega in USA What about Australia?

Wednesday October 26

DPE Appoint New General Manager Bruce Allan steps into re-created role
New Date Set For Australian Dirt Kart Title Statement from Yorke Peninsula club
2016 Whitsunday Titles Race wrap from Mackay
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Maxi Mixer, ASMOs & MG Reds
WA Dirt Kart State Titles This Weekend Preview for Dirt Trackers event
First Time Winners at LA Kart Championship Finale Report & pics from CalSpeed

Monday October 24

Vic Country Series Final Round Race report, photos & results from Hamilton
Victorian Country Series Final Series points & placings
New Winners at NZ's Two Island Titles North & South Championship race wraps, pics & results
Two Kiwis Make B-Finals at Rok Cup PR -Team New Zealand from Lonato

Sunday October 23

Josh Hart Top Kiwi at Rotax Grand Finals How the New Zealanders fared in Italy
Rotax Grand Finals - Day 6 Champions crowned in Italy; photos, report & video from Sarno
Doohan 13th at RoK Cup Final Two Aussies make Finals; wrap/results/pics from Lonato

Aussie World #1!

A brilliant around-the-outside pass on the final lap has earned Lee Mitchener the World No.1 title in the DD2 Masters class at the 2016 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals. "I just drove my arse off" he told Rotax's Jen Wade at the weigh-in. Finals day report, photos etc HERE.

pic - Coopers Photogrpahy

Saturday October 22

Stony Creek October Races Photos and results
Rotax Grand Finals - Day 5 Nine of the 14 Aussies are through to the Finals
Rok Cup - Friday Results Update from Lonato

Friday October 21

Rotax Grand Finals - Day 4 Aussie results, the official videos, report & photos
ROK Cup International Final Aussie results - Qualifying & opening heats

Thursday October 20

Rok Cup - Wednesday Wrap Plus, Mick Doohan video interview
New Zealand North & South Island Titles Preview for this weekend's events
Rotax Grand Finals - Day 4 Aussie results, official video, report & photos

Wednesday October 19

RMCGF - Qualifying Three Aussies in the top ten
Rotax Grand Finals - Day 3 Practice is done; official report, photos & video
RoK Cup International Press release & info to follow the Aussies in Lonato
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Chassis protectors, tyre tool, carry bag
Top Kiwis In Italy This Week New Zealanders at Rotax & RoK Cup grand finals
WSK Release 2017 Calendar WSK international events kick off with official test
Rotax Grand Finals - Day 2 Non-qualifying, official practice report, photos & video

Tuesday October 18

Time Schedule (in Australian time) RMCGF When to watch the Rotax Worlds Live Stream!
RMCGF Videos - Day 1 A look around Sarno on kart allocation day, plus Italy V The World
Round 3, Riverina Cup Raced and Won Race wrap from Griffith

Monday October 17

Drivers Get Their Karts Rotax Grand Finals, day 1 wrap, pics & video
Foster 2nd At IAME International Final Aussie Update & event wrap from France
2017 Pro Tour Classes Confirmed Eight Rotax categories
Vale: Ian Payne Townsville Life Member passes
Sceats Impresses at Race of Stars PR - Kiwi driver news

Sunday October 16

De Conto Wins Thrilling Race of Stars Race wrap from the Gold Coast - UPDATED pics & video
Planning Underway For 2017 WA KZ Series Sponsor signed, new committee appointed
Aussies Through To IAME Finals Kip & Cooper make the pre-finals in France
2016 WA KZ Series: The Story So Far Round 4 wrap plus series points with 1 to go

Saturday October 15

World Champs Clash at Race of Stars Saturday wrap & link to photos
Ferrari Driver Academy / Tony Kart Racing Team Photos & info from the first official test
Kip & Cooper, Heat Winners at LeMans! Latest from IAME International Final
  • Live timing, Race of Stars - click HERE
  • Live timing, Vic Country Series final round - click HERE

Friday October 14

Aussie Update: IAME International Final Qualifying results from LeMans