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

Goodger Grabs All Powers Nationals Win

Dylan Goodger in action (pic - InAction Photos)

Off the back of his Australian Title success, Dylan Goodger has broken through to win the All Powers Nationals for Speedway Karts at Mildura’s Olympic Park Speedway. 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

Round 4 at North Shore – A Mother of a Race Day!

In an exciting finish, TaG 125 Restricted Light driver Joseph Licciardello (#67) battled hard all day with Salvatore Scarpignato (#19) followed in 3rd by Cris Mayas (#17). Scarpignato ended up the victor crossing the line .016 of a second ahead of Licciardello (pic – Pamspix)

Some chose to celebrate Mothers Day at home with mum. But others had mum at the race track! Despite the clash with this special day, North Shore Kart Club enjoyed a successful round of the club’s championship on May 14. Here’s the report, pics and results. Continue reading

Queensland Superkart Series, Round 2

Steve Cloake waiting to head out for Race 4

Queensland’s Superkarters rolled into Queensland Raceway on the weekend for round 2 for the State’s Superkart Series. Here’s the full race report, photos and series points so far. Continue reading

AKC Round 3 Race Program

Here is the Race Program for this weekend’s round of the 2017 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE in Monarto, South Australia:

Gallery: Images from Stony Creek’s May Race Day

Stony Creek hosted the circuit’s May race day on the weekend. Here’s a photo gallery of some of the action. 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

Graham Powles & Terry Fullerton to Judge Karts at Vintage Kart Prix

Karting icons Graham Powles and Terry Fullerton are set to be special judges at the 2017 Australian Vintage Kart Prix. 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

We’ve Had A Tune-Up!

It’s taken some heavy modification, changes to the set-up and then some fine tuning, but finally, a more competitive version of KartSportNews has hit the track! Check out the new look and new features. Continue reading