Karting News Briefs

A mixture of news, updates and information from Australia and overseas. You won’t know what you’ve missed if you don’t have a look! Continue reading

Euro Championship Hits LeMans This Weekend

Jack Doohan will be hoping to capitalise on the speed he showed at the previous round when the European Championship contenders hit the track at LeMans in France this weekend. Continue reading

Super One Series, Round 6

The sixth round of the Tuto Super One Series on June 24-25 was the scene of highly competitive racing in all seven classes contested at Fulbeck, Continue reading

Alternative Governing Body Imminent

An announcement planned for later this week is likely to have significant ramifications for sprint karting in Australia. Continue reading

Gippsland’s June Race Day

A bunch of P-Platers in the Cadet classes was a positive sign for the Gippsland Go Kart Club’s June race day on Sunday. Continue reading

Oakleigh’s June Race Day

Paul Griffiths reports on Oakleigh’s chilly June club race day. “After last month where things were all report and no photos, for June we change it around” Continue reading

Pro Tour Shakedown At Pucka’s Next Club Day

Rotax classes will be offered at the next club day at Puckapunyal to allow Pro Tour competitors a ‘shake down’ meeting the weekend prior to round 5. Continue reading

Southerners Lock Out Cadet ROK Podium at NZ Top Half Round

Louis Sharp (pic - Fast Company/Graham Hughes)

Young Christchurch karter Louis Sharp led home a South Island lock-out of the podium in the Cadet ROK class at the opening round of the NZ Top Half Series at Te Puke on Sunday. Continue reading

Esperance Celebrate “Havin’ A Play” Memorial at SE Zone Round 3

Former Esperance Kart Club members Bill Green, Rowdy Pitchers and Norm Wright tragically lost their lives in a plane crash 10 years ago. Earlier this month, the club hosted the “Havin’a A Play” Memorial in their honour with the 3rd round of the South Eastern Zone Series. Continue reading

Regulated 4% Performance Difference For Tyres

A 4% performance difference between the Prime and Option tyre in CIK-FIA competition is just one of the karting decisions handed down at the recent FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting in Geneva. Continue reading