Sunday October 23

Rotax Grand Finals - Day 6 Champions crowned in Italy

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

Thursday October 13

  • LIVE - IAME International Final, click HERE to follow the 7 Australians at LeMans
Live Stream Link for the Rotax Grand Finals Broadcasts commence Oct 19
World Champs On The Gold Coast Forè & De Conto do Dreamworld
Indy 500 Winner To Race SuperNationals SKUSA confirm Rossi for Vegas
Sceats Flying The Kiwi Flag at Race of Stars PR - Driver news

Wednesday October 12

K-Racer's Weekly Specials And a revisit - the weight/time penalty video

Tuesday October 11

Floods Force Gold Rush Cancellation Albury Wodonga under water
Karting News Briefs Pics, videos, links & info on all manner of karting stuff
540 Drivers Contest 2-Round Autumn Trophy Bernardotto takes KZ2 title; report from Lonato
California Prokart Series Final 11 Titles decided in USA; photos & report

Monday October 10

Karting Stars Head To The Gold Coast Forè, De Conto & co prep for Pimpama
Vrooam Lubricants! PR - Top Pro teams are choosing Vrooam
Grand Finish For Team CRG at Dubbo Pro Tour Finals Offical team report

Sunday October 9

Fullerton Karts In Australia! Terry Fullerton's new TF2 chassis

Saturday October 8

Two Weeks of Overseas Action For Aussie Karters Rotax, RoK & IAME 'Worlds'

Thursday October 6

Mainland Series' Champions Crowned Winners at Canterbury (NZ) Garden City Championship
US Pro Kart Series Champions Crowned Series wrap and prize winners

Wednesday October 5

2016 WA State Kart Championship Race report and photos from Wanneroo
Fraser's Champion of Champions Junior Sprint Classic
Final Rotax Pro Tour Points & Positions All classes, plus Manufacturers' Cup
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Alfano ADM10, Rictect 4 vest, Liquid Image WiFi camera
Kiwis Keep Pro Tour Best For Last New Zealander's Dubbo report

WA State Kart Championship

A highly successful 2016 Western Australian Kart Championship was run at Wanneroo on the weekend, almost 260 entries negotiating heavy showers on Friday & Saturday before a fine finals day. Damon Papasergio was the standout performer, winning all 3 junior classes he contest. Click HERE for the event report and photos!

Tuesday October 4

Kart GPS For Race Control & Live Dash Data New development from MyLaps
Autumn Trophy Opens in Lonato Round 1 report from Italy

Monday October 3

Get Your Pro Tour Grand Final DVDs Info and Order Form
Oscar Piastri Top Tens the WSK Final Cup Report & pics from Italy

Sunday October 2

2016 Series Champions Awarded at Rotax Pro Tour Finale Report & photos from Dubbo
WA & QLD State Kart Champions Winners and results from Wanneroo and Rockhampton
Armstrong 4th, Piastri 15th After The Heats WSK Final Cup update
Gippsland's September Race Day Photos & results from Morwell

Saturday October 1

Australian Dirt Kart Nationals Cancelled But racing goes ahead anyway
Team Australia Drivers Prove Form At Pro Tour Grand Final Saturday summary from Dubbo
CIK-FIA Lowers 'Senior' Age For International Karting Latest WMSC decisions & 2017 calendar
Rotax Announce MAX Updates For 2017 New parts to debut at World Final
Qualifying: WSK Final Cup at Adria Piastri & Armstrong in Italy, plus link to Live Stream
2016 UK Super One Series Final Report, photos, results from PFI
  • Pro Tour Grand Final @ Dubbo, live timing HERE; results HERE, updates on Facebook HERE, live stream (Sunday only) HERE
  • WA State Kart Championship, live timing from Wanneroo HERE, results HERE

Friday September 30

Schedule Change at Dirt Kart Titles Weather forces re-think; pits closed, race surface ok
Big Kiwi Team For Pro Tour Final Eleven NZers at Dubbo
Mainland Series Goes Down To The Wire PR (NZ) - Event preview

Wednesday September 28

Ryan Urban The New Superkart King Racers overcome atrocious weather at Hampton Downs
K-Racer's Weekly Specials KG plastics, Dunlop tyres, Ribtect vests
More Tassie Drivers Hit The Mainland Taswegians target Junior Sprint & Pro Tour
Ashleigh Stewart Top Kiwi At Aussie Nationals Final New Zealanders in Melbourne
ROTAX International Open: Make or Break PR (Euro) - Event preview

Tuesday September 27

Kart Track Cover Up Club protecting circuit from approaching storm prior to Australian Dirt Kart Titles
Rotax Pro Tour Grand Final Preview Decider in Dubbo this weekend
Get Ready for Gold Rush 2016 Info & video, Albury-Wodonga's Gold Rush next month
Karting Promo: Mackay's Come-N-Try Potential new karters have a run in Qld
Hamilton Defends Streets of Lancaster GP Title Kiwi wins S1 Shifter in California
2016 Rotax Pro Tour Grand Final Timetable, entry list & track map for Dubbo
Sera Cements His Place In History Final series points, videos, photos etc
Oakleigh's September Club Day Class by class race report from the weekend - PHOTOS ADDED 2/10/16
CRG & Pits Win Spanish & Portuguese X30 Titles PR (Euro) - Official team news
Texas Sprint Racing Series, Round 3 Two & four-stroke racers come together in Katy
CRG Stun In Kerpen PR (Euro) - Team news, 4 out of 4 in German DKM championship
Another Hot One For LA Kart Championship Report & pics from sweltering CalSpeed

Sera Cements Place In History

David Sera cemented his position as Australia’s greatest karting champion when he securing his 18th Australian Title, and his first KZ2 Championship, at Port Melbourne’s Todd Road circuit on the weekend. Click HERE for the event wrap, photos, link to videos and final Championship points.

Monday September 26

Troy Woolston Named Team Australia Captain World Final veteran to lead 2016 squad in Italy

Sunday September 25

Sera Cements His Place In History Dave takes milestone 18th win; Sunday summary from AKC final (updated - see Tuesday's news post)

Congratulations to the 2016 Australian Kart Champions:

  • KA3 Senior - Matt McLean
  • Cadet 9 – Ryan Tomsett
  • TaG 125 - Brendan Nelson
  • KA4 Junior - Cooper Webster
  • Cadet 12 – Kai Allen
  • X30 – Adam Mercer
  • KA2 – Jack Doohan
  • KA1 – Scott Sorensen
  • KZ2 – David Sera

Finals Day live stream from the Australian Kart Championship - view today's action on the KA website HERE

Saturday September 24

Videos & Photos: Australian Kart Championship Interviews and links to pics
Australian Kart Championship Final Round Four titles settled today at Todd Rd

Friday September 23

Follow the final round of the Australian Kart Championship in Melbourne today and across the weekend:

  • Live timing on Race Monitor HERE
  • Results on CMS HERE
  • Series' Facebook updates HERE

Thursday September 22

KA Australian Speedway Kart Titles Report and results from Gosford
Big Fields For NZ Superkart Nationals & GP Meeting Hampton Downs preview

Double Speedway Titles for Elliott & Geering

Matthew Elliott and Luke Geering have both walked away from the KA Australian Speedway Kart Titles with two green plates. For the race report and results from Gosford Kart Speedway, click HERE.

Wednesday September 21

Karting at Big Boys Toys Expo Mackay club promoting the sport
TaG Restricted Titles at Ipswich Round 7 Race report from the weekend
Seven Tasmanians at National Kart Final PR - Driver news/preview
Davide Foré Returns for Race of Stars Maserati suppport Italian ace's title defence
Bray Claims ROK Cup USA Victory Kiwi's Shifter Senior win
Hamilton Returns To USA To Defend Street GP Title PR (NZ/USA) - Driver news
French Team Wins Its 8th 24-Hours of LeMans Karting CIK-FIA Endurance Champions crowned
US Pro Kart Series Success For Benik PR - Team news
Italian Karting Championship, Round 4 Race wrap from Sicily
Lap Records Tumble at Rock Island Street Grand Prix Race wrap from Illinois

Tuesday September 20

Rotax Pro Tour Grand Final DVDs All the races from Dubbo in HD
K-Racer's Weekly Specials MG Reds (full sets), socket T-Bar, Liquid Image HD cameras
Huge Prize List On The Line At AKC Final Over $120,000 of prizes rest on Todd Rd results

Monday September 19

Liam Walker Claims 2016 Junior Super Series PR - Grand Final wrap
Karting Australia Appoint New Competition Director Candidate starts immediately

Friday September 16

Triple Crown Double-Header Race wrap from Mackay and Proserpine
Jamieson Wins SKA Nationals, Round 2 Photos and results from Phillip Island
Champs Crowned in Tassie Statewide Series Final round report, photos & series points

Thursday September 15

Rotax Release Jetting App For MAX EVO Engine Free main jet calculator
2017 KA National Calendar Update Round 1 dates confirmed for AKC and Pro Tour
Pirelli: No To Karting... For the Moment Video interview about Pirelli's karting plans
Australian Championship Decider Coming To Melbourne Preview for Todd Rd finale
Three Titles Settled at Super One Round Report, results & pics from Shenington

Wednesday September 14

The New DPE Truck Huge new transporter to better serve customers
Can’t Catch the Jordiemon! One-off race livery wins National Superkart event
Team Australia to Have Team Captain at Rotax Worlds Driver's name revealed later this month
Top Kiwi Team Set For Rotax World Final Campaign Pics & report from final round
CRG Drivers Dominate NSW State Titles Official team report from Manning Valley

Tuesday September 13

Karting News Briefs All sorts of updates and information - check them out!
Exhaust Cleaning Service Reclaim performance for your engine
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Maxima chain cleaner, tyre changing kit, Alfano Pro III Evo etc
World Champion To Contest Race of Stars De Conto joins CRG Australia for Gold Coast
Preview: LeMans 24-Hour for Karts OK vs TaG engines in France this weekend
Red Plates For Five Launceston Karters Club PR from final round
Vic State Championship Final Round Race report from Puckapunyal