KA Launch Quarterly E-Zine

Karting Australia is now producing its own media publication. The first issue of its new online magazine, titled Full Throttle, went live today. But it’s not the first time the governing body has been involved with publishing. Continue reading

Karting Australia Launch Club Resource Website

Karting Australia has launched a new website designed as a resource to assist KA clubs with their management, running of race meetings, track maintenance and a whole bunch of other things. There are links to a wide range of resources – even the State Departments of Health for food safety! Continue reading

2017 Sodi World Finals

The Sodi World Finals were held in France recently and a bunch of Australians contested the event – one in the Sprint Cup and three teams in the Endurance Cup. Continue reading

Gippsland’s May club Day

Changing weather kept drivers and crews busy at the Gippsland Go Kart Club’s May race day, the varying pace of drivers at different stages of the race leading to some exciting racing despite the smaller numbers this month. Continue reading

Rotax Euro ‘Kart Prix 2’

Kart Prix 2 of RGMMC Rotax Max Euro Challenge took place in Salbris, France last week under clear blue skies and high temperatures. Continue reading

Vintage Birel Stolen In South Australia

Stolen in Adelaide - 1974 Birel Ricardo Patrese replica kart

A vintage Birel kart, restored as a replica of that driven by former F1 driver Ricardo Patrese, has been stolen from JK Tuning in South Australia. Continue reading

Preview: 32nd Annual Sunbelts To Kick Off Kiwi Mainland Series

For over 30 years, karters on the South Island – plus some from the North – have travelled to Nelson and Blenheim at Queen’s Birthday for NZ’s annual Sunbelts meeting. This year will be no different. Continue reading

NZ Goldstar Winners To Celebrate After Championship Meeting

Goldstar class winner Jackson Rooney (#30) seen here leading Riley Jack (#31) and William Exton (#42) in a Junior Rotax Max heat

Karters from throughout New Zealand will be in Palmerston North this weekend celebrating the success of the recently completed Manawatu & TRC Toyota WPKA Goldstar Series at the linked, but standalone ‘Championships’ meeting. Continue reading

AKC Teams & Manufacturers Championships

Here are the latest points and positions for the Teams and Manufacturers Championship after round 3 of the 2017 Australian Kart Championship. Continue reading

New Name Plus Motocross For Eastern Creek Karts

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Eastern Creek International Karting Raceway will change its name to Sydney Premier Karting Park and will have Australia’s first indoor motocross park built at the facility. Continue reading

Cooloola Coast Round 4

Round 4 of Cooloola Coast Kart Club’s 2017 Championship was run on Sunday. Here’s the race wrap and some photos from Queensland. Continue reading

AKC Podium For 8-Year-Old Kiwi

Emerson Vincent (10) was the best finishing Kiwi at the third round of the 2017 Australian Kart Championship at Monarto over the weekend (pic - Fast Company/Coopers Photography)

Pint-sized Pukekohe driver Emerson Vincent was the top Kiwi finisher with third place in the Cadet 9 class Final at the third round of the Australian Kart Championship in South Australia over the weekend. Continue reading

Australian Kart Championship – Series Points & Sunday Videos

On-demand video of Sunday’s action at Monarto, plus the Drivers’ Championship points as they stand after the round. Continue reading