Karting Australia has sent a statement to previous Rotax Pro Tour competitors stating that the 2021 Pro Tour is an ‘unrecognised competition’ and that drivers contesting it cannot qualify for the World Finals.
Unlikely to see something like this happen in Australia for a while… A group of sanctioning bodies in North America will work together to promote and run a “United States Karting Grand Prix” later this year.
Karting NSW is looking to formalise the eligibility of engines in its sanctioned events and will soon open a tender process for manufacturers and/or their Australian distributors to supply control engines.
Business consultancy organisation Small to Medium Enterprise Australia claims the new Australian Motorsport Council, of which Karting Australia is a founding member, has been rejected by large industry players.
Karting Australia – along with Motorsport Australia, Motorcycling Australia and the Australian National Drag Racing Association – is a founding member of a new body that plans to provide a credible united voice and effective advocacy for Australian motorsport.
“The history of Forza Racing began with the title won by George Russell.” A top international driver for several years, Jamie Croxford is today the head of one of the most renowned private teams in FIA karting competition.
New websites for the Australian market have been established for Will Power Kart and Alonso Kart. In addition to contact information, images etc, the sites include technical specifications for the range of chassis available.