Quick karting news from abroad
INDUSTRY – The FIA has announced a commercial arrangement with an online karting supplies company to sponsor two of its World Championship events later this year. Under the terms of the agreement, the world championship events in Le Mans, France from September 1-4 will be known as the Mondokart.com FIA World Championship KZ-KZ2. The world championship event in Sarno, Italy from September 15-18 for OK and OK Junior will be similarly titled.
Mondokart was founded by the Lidonnici brothers (Enrico and Giulio) in the early 1990s and specialized in karts and spare parts sales in the province of Milan. The company was acquired by Simone Colombo in 2013 and was re-born as an online operation.
RACING – The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy runs its third round this weekend at the Val d’Argenton circuit in France. Gabriel Bellanca (Strawberry Racing, Tony Kart) and Lachlan Robinson (SP Motorsport, Kart Republic) are both entered in Senior MAX. To follow the event (results, live stream etc) visit the series website HERE.
INDUSTRY – Having recently been hacked, WSK Promotion has re-launched a new Instagram profile with the name WSKPromotion.official. WSK Promotion is also present on Facebook and YouTube and has renewed it’s Twitter account. “On top of all of this, thanks to a new collaboration, motorsport.com (WSK) will broadcast all the races of season 2022 in live streaming” the organisation posted.