Kart Manufacturers Shut Shop

With the lock-downs in place in Italy due to the Corona virus, several kart manufacturers have announced they have temporarily suspended production.

CRG and Birel ART will be closed all of this week, while the kart division of TM Racing has closed until a date yet to be determined.

(pic – CRG)

CRG Statement

“Following the Coronavirus emergency, after reducing the number of employees in the offices and in the Racing Team, with the activation of smart working solutions, CRG SpA also decided to suspend the production for a week, closing the factory from Monday 16th to Friday 20th of March.


“It is a courageous decision taken by the Tinini’s family in order to protect its employees, suppliers and customers, considering the gravity of the situation in Northern Italy’s productive area. The communication with customers will continue through e-mails, to be sent to crg@kartcrg.com

“The direction’s, marketing’s and customer service’s mobile numbers will be active as well. Further information will follow in the next days through the company’s social channels and the official website www.kartcrg.com”

Birel ART Statement