Wharton Wins Euro MAX Trophy Finale

James Wharton has taken out the fourth and final round of the Rotax MAX Euro Trophy at Wackersdorf in Germany.

The Aussie qualified pole in Junior MAX, then took a 2nd and a win in his two heats to be ranked second overall in the 30-kart field.

(pic – Wharton/Facebook)

He then took third in Final 1 (with fastest lap) and won Final 2 by over 2 seconds.

Despite missing the opening round, Wharton climbed up the rankings to fill the runner-up spot in the European championship behind Mike Van Vugt and also earned a ticket to the Rotax Grand Finals in Brazil.

  • Full results from round 4 HERE
  • Championship placings HERE
James Wharton and mechanics Robert Cubbin (left) and Ben George (pic – Wharton/Facebook)