Aussie to Contest European Superkart Championship

Jordan Ford has confirmed he will compete in all three rounds of the 2017 CIK-FIA European Superkart Championship, kicking off at Donnington next weekend where he’ll attempt to defend his British GP title. Continue reading

Birel ART Demonstrate Electric Kart at Formula E Race

Birel ARTs E-Kart in Paris

Birel ART’s electric E-Kart was demonstrated on the track at the sixth round of Formula E Championship in Paris last Saturday. Continue reading

Testing Conditions At Rotorua Rotax MAX Challenge Round

A ‘Polar Blast’ swept through New Zealand last weekend, affecting the latest Kiwi Rotax MAX Challenge rounds at Rotorua. Here’s the official race report, photos, results and progressive series points. Continue reading

Drysdale Stars In Wet-N-Dry NZ KZ2 Round

Dylan Drysdale in the lead (pic - Fast Company/Graham Hughes)

Wet or dry, nothing was going to stop KZ2 class star Dylan Drysdale from taking out the third round of NZ’s Molecule ProKart Series at Rotorua over the weekend. Continue reading

Preview: Kiwi Karters at AKC Round This Weekend

The eight Kiwi karters competing at the third round of this year’s Australian Kart Championship at Monarto in South Australia this weekend are in very good company. Continue reading

New Venue For 2017 SKUSA Supernationals

Video Interview: SKUSA’s Tom Kutscher gives his sometimes colourful and often polarizing opinions on a variety of aspects of the karting industry in the USA, including a new venue for this year’s SuperNationals in Las Vegas. “We have room to make the most bitchin’ track you can think of.” Continue reading

The Sound Of Karting – Lonato’s 2nd KFA Nations Cup

The second “KFA Nations Cup” for historic karts was run at Lonato on the weekend, Alessio Piccini winning the Pre-2000 class on a Tony Kart manufactured in the year of his birth. Continue reading

Karting Instructor Qualifies For Indy 500

pic - jayhoward.com

Karting instructor Jay Howard has qualified for this weekend’s Indianapolis 500. That’s a bit like Troy Hunt or Dave Sera qualifying for the Bathurst 1000. Howard runs driver development and karting programs at NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans. Continue reading

News Briefs!

Some of the latest info from here and overseas – includes various event updates and Supp Regs, the Billy Monger interview plus Dave Sera’s guide to driving Monarto Continue reading

Three the Magic Number at LA Kart Championship Round

Carlee Taylor picked up her first S2 Stock Honda victory (Photo: Karen E Ott Photography)

A number of categories welcomed their third different winner during Round Three of the Los Angeles Karting Championship at CalSpeed Karting Center recently, over 180 entries competing at the Fontana facility. Continue reading