Friday February 12

Sidebottom Sets Off To The Winter Cup Reece on Ricciardo Kart for Lonato
Tassie Season To Kick Off With SWS Round 1 Preview for this weekend
Karters in Rotorua for NZ Prokart & ROK Cup Openers Preview for this weekend

Thursday February 11

Fuel Rule Change Spices Up TEKA Round 1 Alternative strategies play out at Lithgow

Wednesday February 10

Hoey Grabs First Up Win With Compkart Team report from Dubbo AKC round
200 Drivers Kick Off 2016 California Prokart Challenge Report & photos from Buttonwillow Raceway

Tuesday February 9

Karting News Briefs Wrecked. Plus the latest club / team / driver / event / track / industry updates
Kai Allen Doubles Up With AKC Round Win For CRG Team report from Dubbo
CIK-FIA Happy With The First OK-Era Event Overview and interviews from Europe
Thomas Sargent Wins Free Drive in Europe EurOz Scholarship winner announced
More Woodgate Evo, Plus Maxxis HG3 Woodgate Racing update
Victorian Superkarts Round 1 Report, results, pics from Phillip Island
Ryan Grant Best Of The Kiwis At Dubbo New Zealander summary from AKC round 1
Armstrong Quick On KZ2 Debut In Italy PR (NZ/Euro) - Driver news

Monday February 8

Port Macquarie Go Independent for 4-Round Series Club decides to do its own thing
AWC Motorsport Academy Wrap From Dubbo PR - Team/driver news
CRG Win WSK Champions Cup PR (Euro) - Team news
Rotax Pro Tour Points Rankings for all classes after round 1
Oscar DNFs WSK Champions Cup Report from Adria as OK classes make their debut
Round 1, Australian Kart Championship Sunday report, videos, pics and Championship points

Sunday February 7

Provisional results from the finals at Dubbo, AKC Rnd 1:

  • KZ2: 1 Christopher Hays, 2 Daniel Price, 3 Ryan Grant
  • KA1: 1 Reece Sidebottom, 2 Marijn Kremers, 3 Scott Sorensen
  • KA2: 1 Harrison Hoey, 2 Lachlan Hughes, 3 Jack Winter
  • X30: 1 Leigh Nicolaou, 2 Morgan Feast, Daniel Rochford
  • Cadet 12: 1 Kai Allen, 2 James Wharton, 3 Blake Purdie
  • KA4 Junior: 1 Travis Worton, 2 Oscar Priest, 3 Broc Feeney
  • TaG 125: 1 Brendan Nelson, 2 Joshau Car, 3 Mitchell Hewitt
  • Cadet 9: 1 Carter Mobbs, 2 Ben Holliday , 3 Toby Dvorak
  • KA3 Senior: 1 Joseph Tighe, 2 Dean O'Brien, 3 Matthew McLean

Saturday February 6

Australian Kart Championship Round 1 Saturday report and videos
Challenge Of The Americas, Round 1 Report & photos from Arizona
CIK-FIA Interview: Joakim Ward Ward Racing boss on 2015 and this year

  • Australian Kart Championship round 1, Dubbo:
    • Regular updates via the series Facebook Page HERE
    • Day 1 photos HERE
    • Live timing HERE
    • Results on KA CMS HERE

Friday February 5

Team CRG Swells For Australian Kart Championship Round Team preview for Dubbo
Vic Country Series Latest Sponsors, prizes & key changes ahead of opening round
Kiwi Trio Join Aussie Kart Title Chase New Zealanders for Dubbo
Tassie's Tate Takes On Dubbo PR - Driver news
Four Podiums for TWM at Pro Tour Opener PR - Team news

  • Live timing from the Australian Kart Championship round at Dubbo HERE

Wednesday February 3

AWC Motorsport Academy Set For AKC Debut in Dubbo Tassie team press release
Teams Championship Added To AKC The brands and teams contesting 2016

Tuesday February 2

Karting News Briefs The latest club / team / driver / event / track / industry updates
Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 pics of Senior classes
Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 pics of Junior classes

Monday February 1

Robinsons On The Pace In UAE MAX Challenge Aussie brothers in Dubai
Oakleigh's January Race Day Club series round 1 report
Live Video Stream & Timing For Australian Kart Championship Follow the action at each round
Bosch and Billy Driver / sponsor announcement
CRG at Florida Winter Tour PR - Team report from Miami

Sunday January 31

Jayden Muir Takes Out Burridge Family Memorial Race report from Mackay
CRG Kicks Off with Strong Pro Tour Showing Official team report from round 1

Thursday January 28

Winning Start to Pro Tour for Compkart Australia Official team report from round 1
More Dunlop Testing by Remo 310 laps, plus his Todd Rd setup
No Friday Juniors At Warwick Pro Tour Format confirmed for round 2
Vale: Barry Moore Statement from Karting Australia (Update: funeral details)

Wednesday January 27

Record Entry for Australian Kart Championship Round 1 Press release for Dubbo
Another Team Talks Up OK PR (CIK-FIA) - VDK Racing interview

Tuesday January 26

Kiwis Top The Podium At Pro Tour Round The New Zealanders' report

Monday January 25

Cody & Cody Breakthrough for Maiden Pro Tour Round Wins Sunday wrap from Todd Rd
KA To Look At Club Level Karting The next part of the plan?
Yamaha To Back AKRA Longtime engine supplier to sponsor Kart Nationals
Same But Different For Former Champ Luke May's tilt at another Australian Championship
2016 IAME International Final An opportunity for Aussies to race a world event
Statement From Pro Karting Apology for disqualification
The Wheels & Tyres Winner Survey competition winner announced

Sunday January 24

Rotax Pro Tour round 1, (amended) results from Melbourne (full results on CMS, more to follow...)

  • Junior MAX - Brewczynski, Pike, Hollis, Love, Robotham
  • Rotax Light - Gillis, Fife, Jenner, Garland, Rodgers
  • DD2 - Woolston, Pringle, Lindstrom, J Smith, Rochford
  • Mini MAX - Allen, Douglas, Wharton, Larkin, Giffin
  • Junior MAX Trophy - Ransley (NZ), Whitmore, Pope, Wright (NZ), Preston
  • DD2 Masters - Walton, Richert, Mitchener, Howard, Payne
  • Rotax Heavy - Mayes, Moore, Ritchie, O'Mara, La Delle
  • Micro MAX - Vincent (NZ), Renshaw, Arnett

Fresh Faces Claim Early Honours at Pro Tour Opener Saturday report (and video) from Todd Rd
Change of Scene for 2016 Rotax Winter Cup Preview for Valencia

Friday January 22

A First Step To The End of Class Weights? Performance equalising system announced
WAMS Want An Aussie Female Karter For Academy Trophy Chance You or your daughter?
Tassie Updates Statewide Series TV ad; Tasmanians tackle National events
A Dozen Kiwis Hit Melbourne for Pro Tour Who's racing what at Todd Rd
CRG Triumph In Mexico PR - De Conto's first win of '16, official team report

Follow the opening round of the Rotax Pro Tour in Melbourne this weekend!

Tuesday January 19

Karting News Briefs Remo's DFM test & setup, VCS update, old Superkarts etc
Rotax Pro Tour Launches Into Action This Weekend Round 1 preview
Kart 1 Racing On The Move New location from Feb 1st
Daniel Bray Second In Mexico Kiwi splits De Conto and Thonon

Monday January 18

Karting News Briefs A mixed bag of local & international snippets, video, product & event info etc
Ipswich Lighting Upgrade More than just new globes
Armstrong Realistic About Ultimate Karting Challenge PR (Euro/NZ) - Driver news
MSA Change Cadet Tyre To Slow The Class Slower & more durable tyre for the UK in 2017
Kremers' Full 2016 Australian Campaign Marijn to tackle multiple classes

Sunday January 17

Records Tumble at TaG Twilight Thunder Troy Stone wins feature class at Launceston

Saturday January 16

Junior Top Guns, Round 2 Another great night at Oakleigh

Friday January 15

Junior Top Guns, Round 1 Race report and photos from Oakleigh
VALE: Ben Capuano Former karter passes

Thursday January 14

Zanardi Corse Australia Update PR - Team/brand news

Wednesday January 13

No Rear Impact Protection Device Needed! KA statement on a temporary fix
OTK Group Switches To OMP New race suits revealed for all 5 factory OTK brands

Tuesday January 12

Australian Kart Racers’ Alliance Comes To The Party AKRA Vs KA, or AKRA + KA?
Locals Ready For TaG Twilight Thunder Preview for this Saturday night
Eight Drivers Join SKUSA's Circle of Champions 2015 Pro Tour champions honoured

Monday January 11

WSK's De Donno Okay for OK PR (Euro) - Promoter reckons OK engines will revive karting
'Version 2' EVO Wiring Harness Now Here See your Rotax dealer or the Big Red Truck
Junior Top Guns @ Oakleigh Update Pre-entry closed but entries still open
EurOz Scholarship Update Entry for Lithgow has now closed; Dubbo still open
Survey Closes In Less Than A Week Last chance to win a full set of rims and tyres

Sunday January 10

World Championship Entry for Academy Trophy Winner No Aussie registration
Armstrong & Ardigò Head Tony Kart Team in 2016 Kiwi moves up to KZ; Official team driver list

Thursday January 7

News Briefs! Good quotes, plus the latest product/event/industry/driver/team updates
Excitement Builds For 2016 Junior Top Guns Win a new kart; entries from 4 states already
Jason Burns The New Team Manager At Patrizicorse Industry news

Wednesday January 6

Dino Chiesa Appointed Team Principal For CRG Zanardi team to integrate with CRG

Sunday January 3

Karting News Briefs Team/driver lineups for 2016, plus plenty of other stuff
EurOz Add Extra Assessment Day - at Dubbo Applications close Jan 7 to win a race in Europe

Saturday January 2

Camponeschi Joins CRG for 2016 Flavio switches from Tony Kart

Wednesday December 30

EurOz Offer Free Enrolment to Driver Academy Winner to be decided by social media vote
2015 A Positive Season for Maranello PR (Euro) - Lineup and changes for 2016

Sunday December 27

Start The Year With A Big Win! Take the survey; win rims & tyres
Last Days For Penrite Sponsorship Applications Don't miss out!
MyChron5 Now In Stock New dash ready to ship with Aussie track data
Tony Kart: Many Challenges Won On All Fronts PR (Euro) - Team wrap 2015

Friday December 25

  • A very Merry Christmas to all the KartSportNews readers and supporters! May you all have an enjoyable day with friends and family. Hopefully Santa dropped off the latest go-fast parts!

Wednesday December 23

Christmas Message From The KA Chairman Mick looks forward to a “Year of Development”
KZ2, KA1 and KA2 Technical Regulations Additional class rules for Australian Championship

Tuesday December 22

Rule Clarifications From Karting Australia Statement from KA for 2016 regulations
Three Round National Superkart Series SKA announce 2016 schedule
From Karts to Cars, to Karts and Off to Cars Driver PR: Jordan Boys
Karting News Briefs Quick bits from the wide world of karting

Thursday December 17

Karting News Briefs Signings, rehab, engines, events, Xmas etc
Kart 1 Racing Team Transporter For Sale Contact Fergie about the Hino

Wednesday December 16

Everingham Counting Down to Dubbo Local hopes for strong AKC opener
Victorian Karters of the Year Flood takes senior trophy, duel award in Cadet 9
10% Off at K-Racer Storewide Christmas Sale
Online Entry Now Open for EurOz Scholarship Win a drive in Europe!
Camplese the 2015 Asia-Pacific KZ Champion Official photos & report from Macau
Davide Foré Splits From CRG Statement from CRG
2015 Presentations: Central Coast Speedway Kart Club Club champions & many other awards
2015 Presentations: Gippsland Kart Club Winners and photos
'One Engines' Eager to Start With OK CIK-FIA press about the 2016 OK

Monday December 14

2016 Engines & Tyres Can Be Used Right Now Update from Karting Australia
Australian Kart Championship Will Race At Ipswich Round four venue confirmed
AWC Motorsport Academy Drivers Announced Four of Tassie's best to contest Australian Championship
2015 Presentations: Tiger Kart Club Placings and photos

Sunday December 13

Camplese Wins Macau; Burke Awarded 4th Asia Pacific Championship wrap

Saturday December 12

Macau GP: Heat Races Kremers leads the ranking; Cody Gillis 4th, Loeskow back on track

Friday December 11

Karting Added To Alice Springs Masters Games Race action in the Red Centre next year
Darren Burke Top Aussie In Macau Qualifying wrap, Asia-Pacific Championship
Rotax EVO Exchange Program Cable Harness & Con Rod upgrade for 2016

Thursday December 10

Aussies In Macau 10 Australians compete this weekend in the International Kart Grand Prix
Merry Christmas From Master Karting Xmas / New Year closure dates
Kody Garland Takes The Dave Hamnett Memorial Race report from Manning Valley

Follow the Aussies at the Macau International Kart Grand Prix!

  • Results from Macau are going on the CIK-FIA website HERE
  • LIVE timing from the track is HERE (Macau is 3 hours behind AEDT)

Wednesday December 9

Karting News Briefs Big, little, serious or not - anything karting could be here!
Alfano Australia's Christmas Specials FREE shipping; Discounts end December 24
SKUSA Announce 2016 Schedule & Classes Next year's dates and details
More Positive OK Vibes From CIK-FIA Words from CRG Holland's Team Manager
CRG Celebrate at FIA Prize Giving PR (Euro) - Team/driver news

Monday December 7

2016 Rotax Pro Tour - All The Info You Need! What's new, series regulations, T&Cs
K-Racer Storewide Christmas Specials 10% off EVERYTHING
Klarich To Make International KZ2 Debut WA gun to race Winter Cup at Lonato
Early Leaders Hold Form at NZ Goldstar Series Round 2 Report, photos, results from Manawatu

Friday December 4

Pro Tour Registrations & Engine Warranty Rotax info & updates
Keats Claims Queensland Title #4 PR - Driver news
NZ's GoldStar Series Fires Back Into Life Preview for this weekend

Thursday December 3

OTK, Vega, Panta, Dell'Orto Awarded CIK-FIA Contracts Decisions from the World Motor Sport Council
2016 Rotax Pro Tour Registration Process Opening date set; special privilege top 20
Exprit Goes Orange For 2016 Images of the new look
New Custom Race Suit as Benik Dominates TaG Cadet Local and international team news
Chris Hays To Drive Birel In Australian Championship Two year deal for former champ
Junior Speedway Kart Champion Chases Openwheel Dream PR - Driver news

Tuesday December 1

Penrite Accepting Sponsorship Applications Are you the next Penrite Brand Ambassador?
KA Revokes Member Suspensions McCleverty, van Doorn & Scullion back in the fold
CRG 2016 'Gold Line' Photos & info: Road Rebel KZ
CRG 2016 'Gold Line' Photos & info: Hero (Cadets)
CRG 2016 'Gold Line' Photos & info: KT2 (Rotax/TaG)

Monday November 30

Karting News Briefs The place the pro racers get their news...
2015 TaG Super Series Champions Crowned Final points; Drew Ridge awarded top honour
Almost 400 Registered For 2016 Australian Kart Championship updated list as of today
Jaie Robson To Run Ricciardo Kart/IAME With Patrizicorse PR - Team/driver news
10 New Lucky Designs In stock now and ready for Xmas
Oakleigh's 2015 Class Titles Race report from Saturday
Gippsland's November Races Photos and results from Sunday
Josh Denton Tests F-BMW Car option in 2016?

Friday November 27

International Top Ten For Sidebottom After Australian KF3 Success Reece's season summary
South Australian Race Calendar 2016 Full state calendar for next year
Occhipinti - Victoria's Best Again Russ's season summary

Thursday November 26

KA's Approved Oils List for 2016 Is your brand included?

Wednesday November 25

Pages From The Past Australian Kart Report + Kart & Formula magazine scans
Winners Already At The Vic State Cup See if you won a set of tyres

Tuesday November 24

Marcos Ambrose Part Of AWC Motorsport Academy Tasmanian initiative to tackle the Australian Championship
2015 Tasmanian Kart Championship Report, results & pics from Launceston
Hamilton Best Of The Kiwi Karters In Las Vegas Fifth in S1 Feature at SuperNationals
Olivier Maréchal: OK Engines Will Change The Game PR - Engine tuner interview

Tasmanian Kart Championship

Karters from Victoria, NSW, South Australia and the ACT joined a swag of drivers from the host state to participate in an old-school one-off 'Open' meeting to determine the 2015 Tasmanian State Champions on the weekend. Report, pics and results are HERE.

Monday November 23

Kip Foster Goes Back-to-Back In Vegas SuperNationals summary
On Track Feature: The Vortex Rok DVS Will this OK-style engine save KA1 (KF2)?

Sunday November 22

2015 Tasmanian Kart Championship Results from Launceston
More Strong Aussie Results In Vegas Heat 3 & Last Chance Qualifier results
Victorian Superkart Calendar 2016 Five-round Club Series confirmed
Aussies Enjoy Heat Wins In Vegas SuperNationals update & links
WSK Reveal 2016 Calendar New series for non-A Grade drivers added to WSK program