Karting Quickies

TEAM DRIVERS – The official Tony Kart Australia driver lineup for the 2020 Australian Kart Championship. “We welcome some brand new drivers to both the team and the Australian Kart Championship” the team posted on social media. “(We) will have the experienced drivers guide them through racing at the top level!”


$400 off for the month of February – IKD is offering $400 off Lucky Design helmets for the entire month! Just enter the code word at the checkout and you will pay under $2000 for a custom, one off design helmet with no wait time! Visit: www.internationalkarting.com.au

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EVENT – A new Energy chassis, tyres and driver experiences are the big ticket items on offer at Lismore’s Young Guns event in May.


TRACK WALK – Go for a track walk through the trees at Port Macquarie, by 4-Stroke Karting NSW


DELIVERED – A container full of new Tony Kart chassis and OTK spare parts arrived at Tony Kart Australia last Wednesday February 5. Around sixty new karts were delivered, including lots of senior chassis (most already sold) plus the new Junior chassis and Roookie kart. “The 2020 Tony Kart range is now in stock at Tony Kart Australia! We know have fresh stock of the super successful Racer 401R, the Krypton 801R, the Rookie EV 950 and also the brand new Tony Kart Nordix EV chassis for KA4 Junior classes! There’s also plenty of spare parts!”


HOME AWAY FROM HOME – Wollongong has been appointed “home club” at Eastern Creek.


EVENT UPDATE – An Open Performance class has been added to the South Australia State Cup at Mount Gambier next month. The class will use MG Yellow tyres. Entries close Sunday 1st March.


INDUSTRY – Tony Kart Australia has announced a new official dealer for the brand in NSW – Christian Jory from NSW Kart Team. “Christian has been around the karting scene for 20 years including 5 years in Formula Ford and now runs a race team of 12 drivers ranging from Juniors to Seniors. “You will see Christian around the race tracks of NSW, so go and speak to him about purchasing a new Tony Kart or spare parts!”


ROTAX TEST – There will be a Rotax-only test weekend at Todd Road prior to the opening round of the 2020 Rotax Pro Tour. March 14th & 15th have been confirmed as a Rotax only test weekend and the last weekend Pro Tour competitors can test for the event, with entries closing at 11:59pm on Sunday 15th March.


TEMP CHECK – IAME Series Asia has issued a bulletin to its drivers, teams and supporters regarding the Corona virus and the opening round:

“In light of the current outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus, IAME Series Asia will be implementing a mandatory daily temperature check on all visitors to the IAME Series Asia Round 1 at Sentul International Kart Circuit. The mandatory daily temperature checks will be conducted from Weds 19/2 to Sun 22/2 just outside of the event venue. Visitors who are given the all clear by the medical team will be issued an “all-clear” wrist band. Visitors found to be having a fever will not be allowed into the event and will be referred to the onsite doctor. We thank you for your patience and understanding. Together we can manage this difficult time.”


TRAVEL TRACKER – Paul Feely has updated the ‘competitor travel visualisation’ data he used in the Building Better Kart Clubs conference to include the last two rounds of the 2019 Victorian Country Series, plus a few extra features. Get a closer look HERE.


DRIVER PR – Connor Zilisch has secured the CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy seat for the United States of America for 2020. Zilisch is set to jet set his way throughout the world with a jam-packed race schedule of events throughout North American and Europe. “I’m honored to be picked to represent the United States in the Academy Trophy series. I’ve worked hard to improve my driving, and I’m excited to have the chance to compete in a race where everyone is running the same equipment” Zilisch said.

Connor Zilisch will compete once again with Ward Racing

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AKC OPENER – The provisional entry list for the opening round of the 2020 SP Tools Australian Kart Championship (The Bend, February 28 to March 1) has been published. The numbers set a new entry record for the current series format of the championship with 316 nominations received. A draft timetable is available on the KA website HERE.

KZ2
1 Troy LOESKOW
6 Sam HOUSTON
7 Ryan SUHLE
9 Samuel WRIGHT
10 Ben EDWARDS
11 Zac ZAMPROGNO
16 Aron SHIELDS
17 Kye CAVEDON
27 Blaine DENSLEY
31 James GOLDING
33 Flynn JACKES
42 Jay COUL
43 Jac PRESTON
46* Liam MOYSE
47* Matthew SMITH
48 Nicholas CARROLL
50* Benjamin MCLEOD
54 Nathan BRIEN
60 Mathew ERDMANN
71* Benjamin REDJEPI
90 Henry JOHNSTONE
91* Joshua DENTON
94 Reece COHEN
97 Christopher HAYS
98 Taylah AGIUS
99 Mitchell MACKAY

KA2
6 Adrian HAAK
7 Slade ORSMOND
8 Aiva ANAGNOSTIADIS
9 Tyron WISEMAN
11 Marshall ATAYAN
13 Cody MAYNES-RUTTY
14 Caleb SUMICH
15 Christian COWIE
17 Thomas BEWLEY
19 Jake SANTALUCIA
20 Liam SCEATS
21 Summer ALLEN
22 Oscar TARGETT
23 Joe FAWCETT
24 Lachlan COWIE
25 Jordan SHALALA
26 Ethan FEATHER
29 Jacob DOUGLAS
30 Luke THOMPSON
31 Ethan BRAY
33 Jaxon JOHNSTONE
39 James LODGE
41 Harrison MITCHELL
43 Costa TOPARIS
44 Seth CHELLINGWORTH
45 Zackary THOMPSON
47 Mason POTTER
48 Kristian JANEV
49 Toby CALLOW
53 Bailey HAZARD
55 Zane RINALDI
62 Nathan CRANG
65 Leon CORDATO
66 Will HARPER
68 Hugh BARTER
71 Marcos FLACK
74 Harrison LYNE
80 Nicholas SACCO
83 Tristan GRIFFIN
88 Jorja EDWARDS
91 Xavier KOKAI
93 James PISZCYK
94 Kobi WILLIAMS
97 Matthew HANSFORD-TAYLOR
99 Jack CHILDS
TBA Gianmarco PRADEL
TBA Louis SHARP

X30
1 Bradley JENNER
6 Josh RICHMOND
7 Jaiden POPE
8 Jacob DOWSON
9 Angus WALLACE
10 Beau PRONESTI
14 Leigh NICOLAOU
15 Jackson SOUSLIN-HARLOW
16 Bradley VAUGHAN
20 Reuben GOODALL
21 Cian FOTHERGILL
22 Leon MRAMOR
25 Elly MORROW
26 Toby WEBB
27 Samuel DOWNING
28 Matthew HILLYER
29 William CARROLL
30 Bailey SWEENY
31 Jayden JIN
33 Jack HOTTER
37 Jack BELL
39 Kieren ELLIS
40 Ryan WOOD
42 Jordi MARCON
43 Rhys KEMP
49 Luke PINK
55 Paul TRENGOVE
65 Derrick RODGERS
69 Benito MONTALBANO
71 Conor SOMERS
74 Jace MATTHEWS
76 Ben JURCZAK
77 Lucas O’BRIEN
86 Marc TULLOCH
97 Harrison HOEY
98 Curt SERA
99 Declan SOMERS
TBA Zak LOBKO
TBA Matthew MCRAE
TBA Jake MACKENZIE

TaG 125
1 Adam LINDSTROM
6 Timothy COLOMBRITA
7 Chris BREGONJE
9 Jackson ROONEY
11 Johnny TWIGDEN
14 Taylor HAZARD
15 Ryan HADDEN
17 Benjamin REDJEPI
18 Cody BREWCZYNSKI
19 Damien BUGLER
20 Nicholas CARUSO
21 Hayden COX
22 Ben TAYLOR
23 Wagner CARDOSO
24 Travis MARTIN
25 Oliver SIMPSON
30 Tom HAYMAN
39 Haydn CHING
44 Tyler HOWARD
45 Logan DOCKETT
48 Zachary HEARD
53 Benjamin MOSS
55 Thomas COOPER
58 Frank HODAK
67 Sasha STEVANOVIC
69 Jackson GRIFFITH
70 Brendan NELSON
71 Billy WESTERVELD
78 Andrew GILLIAM
99 Dylan RUDD
TBA Luke THOMAS
TBA Dylan DEBONO

KA3 Senior
6 Adam PASEK
7 Nicholas RYAN
8 Ryan COOK
9 CALLUM FRY
11 Trent ROGERS
13 Matthew WATERS
14 Bodhi BRIGHT
15 Hugh MCGUIRE
17 Ryan JENKINS
19 Elijah BROWN
20 Chase WEBSTER
21 Winston VAN LAARHOVEN
22 Jai BROWN
23 Jake HORSEY
24 Samuel BATTYE
25 Corey HERBERTSON
26 Macey CLUDERAY
27 Blake MOTBEY
28 Zack NEEDHAM
29 Beck CONNELL
31 Thomas GALLAGHER
32 Keelan EDWARDS
35 Jordan MALCOLM
38 Tommy HARRADINE
40 Bryce WOOLLARD
42 Joel MACPHERSON
43 Taine VENABLES
44 Riley JABKE
46 Byron PHILLIPS
47 Maddison HILL
48 Tayla HARNAS
50 Cameron MCLEOD
51 Jayden CATALANO
53 William LOWING
56 Oscar PRIEST
57 Kurtis TENNANT
62 Amber MILLER
64 Kacey MANN
66 Mitchel EVANS
68 Liam JONES
69 Benito MONTALBANO
70 Hamish FITZSIMMONS
71 Bronson BOULT
72 Samuel GIBSON
74 Declan MATTHEWS
75 Alexander HADDEN
78 Calvin BROAD
79 Braith ALFORD
82 Trevor WHITBY
86 Nicholas TREBILCOCK
88 Johnny HILL
91 Connor COOPER
92 Todd CHAMBERS
95 William SEAL
96 Jake SAWYER
97 Jacinta HOEY
99 Matthew HILL
TBA Lewis BUHAGIAR

KA4 Junior
6 Leo IANNELLA
7 Hayden CROSSLAND
8 Cooper BARNES
11 Shaun JAQUES
12 Alex NINOVIC
13 Pearson COOPER
14 Fraser BLYTON
15 Matthew BOYLETT
16 Hayden EGAN
18 Christian ESTASY
22 Jenson TELESKIVI
25 Jack WELLS
26 Jesse LACEY
27 Tyson MATTIAZZO
33 Riley HOTTER
38 Nathan EMMINS
40 Harry ARNETT
42 Annalise ELLIS
48 William NEWELL
49 ANTHONY CAPOBIANCO
50 Alice BUCKLEY
52 Marcus PISANI
60 Carter MOBBS
64 JOSHUA ELLISTON
66 Benjamin MUNRO
70 Noah LISLE
71 Sam NEWELL
72 Jaylen PARAGREEN
76 Fraser CARR
77 Slade ORSMOND
88 Harvey PRYCE
94 Leo VERRILLI
96 Jett KOCOSKI

Cadet 12
6 Hunter SALVATORE
7 Kamal MRAD
8 James ANAGNOSTIADIS
9 Jack WEBSTER
10 Aidan WILLIAMS
11 Isaac MCNEILL
13 Jensen MAROLD
14 Riley BLAXELL
15 Samuel MARCH
18 Mathew BASSO
19 Mika LEMASURIER
20 Michael JANUSZ
21 Rusty PONTING
23 Jaxson BURNS
24 Daniel QUIMBY
25 Alexander YOANNIDIS
26 Oceane COLANGELO
27 Toby MUSICO
28 Chelsea HUMPHREY
29 Ryan TOMSETT
30 Jamie THOMPSON
31 Jenson BURNS
33 Lewis FRANCIS
34 Oliver WICKHAM
35 Luke POWELL
37 Macka HAZARD
41 Toby DVORAK
42 Jordan WICKHAM
44 Jack SZEWCZUK
46 Miley MILLER
47 Luke TROST
49 James CITTOLIN
50 Brock BARBER
55 Xavier AVRAMIDES
57 Ariel EREZ
60 Darcy HEYNE
65 Connor KROONSTUIVER
66 Cooper STAPLETON
68 Max WALTON
70 Lewis CORDATO
71 Beau BROMHEAD
72 Cooper LISLE
73 Kobe MCINERNEY
74 Caleb SPENCE
78 Lincoln TAYLOR
81 Ky BURKE
83 Jacob CHANDLER
85 Tyce HODGE
86 Rock HAN
88 Mitchell BURGEMEISTER
89 Joanne CICONTE
90 Ryan MACMILLAN
94 Cadel AMBROSE
95 Riley SKINNER
96 Bradley MAJMAN
97 Logan EVELEIGH
98 Jackson COOPER
99 Ben HOLLIDAY
TBA Jack BEETON
TBA William THOMPSON

Cadet 9
6 Blake PURVIS
7 Seth HUTH
8 Cadel TAYLOR
10 Ryan DEBORRE
15 Zack HILDER
17 Jake MCKINNON
19 Corey CARSON
21 Dylan RALPH
22 Noah DIXON
23 Max MANGANO
24 Riley HARRISON
27 Basilio MICALE
33 Chace WEBB
35 Noah ENRIGHT
40 Maxim KIRWAN
50 Patrick BUCKLEY
72 Dominic MERCURI
96 William CALLEJA
99 Henry MCPHAIL
TBA Braith VAN LAARHOVEN

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