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

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

State Championship Entries Closing Soon

Entries will soon be closing for upcoming rounds of the Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian, Northern Territory and South Australian Kart Championships. In fact, Queensland closes tomorrow. Continue reading

Round 5, North Shore Club Championship

Fitting wets for qualifying was a gamble that paid off for many at round 5 of the North Shore Kart Club’s championship at Eastern Creek. (Includes Focus On Future Stars: Dylan Debono) Continue reading

Master the Art of Kart Driving Book Earns $50 Off at Euroz Performance

Buy the ‘Learn How to Master the Art of Kart Driving’ book and receive more than the purchase price off a Euroz Driver Performance simulator training session. Continue reading

Future Stars Use Top Half Series To Step Up

Victory with Porsche at the LeMans 24-Hour on the weekend for Brendon Hartley and Earl Bamber has put motorsport back in the news in New Zealand. This weekend sees the next generation of stars competing in the opening round of the 2017 Top Half karting series. Continue reading