AKC Teams & Manufacturers Championships

Here are the latest points and positions for the Teams and Manufacturers Championship after round 3 of the 2017 Australian Kart Championship.

Read more



advertisement

New Name Plus Motocross For Eastern Creek Karts

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Eastern Creek International Karting Raceway will change its name to Sydney Premier Karting Park and will have Australia’s first indoor motocross park built at the facility.

Read more



advertisement

Tassie Duo To The Fore

It’s been a long time since two Tasmanians have been at the front of a national championship grid, but that’s what happened at round three of the AKC at Monarto on the weekend.

Read more

Aussie to Contest European Superkart Championship

Jordan Ford has confirmed he will compete in all three rounds of the 2017 CIK-FIA European Superkart Championship, kicking off at Donnington next weekend where he’ll attempt to defend his British GP title.

Read more



advertisement

Preview: Kiwi Karters at AKC Round This Weekend

The eight Kiwi karters competing at the third round of this year’s Australian Kart Championship at Monarto in South Australia this weekend are in very good company.

Read more



advertisement

AKC Round 3 Race Program

Here is the Race Program for this weekend’s round of the 2017 Australian Kart Championship presented by Jayco and Castrol EDGE in Monarto, South Australia:



advertisement

New Venue For 2017 SKUSA Supernationals

Video Interview: SKUSA’s Tom Kutscher gives his sometimes colourful and often polarizing opinions on a variety of aspects of the karting industry in the USA, including a new venue for this year’s SuperNationals in Las Vegas. “We have room to make the most bitchin’ track you can think of.”

Read more

Karting Instructor Qualifies For Indy 500

pic - jayhoward.com

Karting instructor Jay Howard has qualified for this weekend’s Indianapolis 500. That’s a bit like Troy Hunt or Dave Sera qualifying for the Bathurst 1000. Howard runs driver development and karting programs at NOLA Motorsports Park in New Orleans.

Read more



advertisement

News Briefs!

Some of the latest info from here and overseas – includes various event updates and Supp Regs, the Billy Monger interview plus Dave Sera’s guide to driving Monarto

Read more

We’ve Had A Tune-Up!

It’s taken some heavy modification, changes to the set-up and then some fine tuning, but finally, a more competitive version of KartSportNews has hit the track! Check out the new look and new features.

Read more



advertisement

Three New Directors On Karting Australia Board

Three new Directors were installed on the Board of Karting Australia at the organisation’s recent Annual General Meeting. John Reynolds, Troy Bundy and Glen Egan join Mick Doohan, Phil Smith and Rob Crawford.

Read more



advertisement

Lap Records Under Threat at NZ Prokart Round

Ryan Grant, KZ2 (pic - Fast Company/Graham Hughes)

The Rotorua track record could be broken this weekend as the NZ Prokart KZ2 series rolls into town. But it won’t be re-set Australian Troy Loeskow, who despite sitting second in the Championship, will not be competing this weekend.

Read more

Next Stop Rotorua; NZ Rotax MAX Challenge

By Emilee Wright The KartSport Rotorua club’s The Rock FM Raceway high in the Mamaku Ranges west of the city hosts the next double-header round of this year’s Giltrap Group …

Read More…



advertisement

First Meet On Whyalla’s New Surface

Teams Event podium

Whyalla had its first meeting on the new surface at the weekend, the “Whyalla City Council Karting Titles”. Dave Camwell reports that  entry numbers were not what the club had …

Read More…



advertisement

Jecko Shipment Arrives

A new shipment of Jecko seats has arrived at Zanardi Corse Australia. Seats of the sizes listed below will become available for dispatch mid next week and you can have a test fit at the Monarto AKC round

Read more

Aussies Head To Sodi World Series Final

Clay Seaborne in action at Pimpama (pic - Jeff Smith)

A bunch of Australian kart racers are heading to France to contest the 2017 Sodi World Series Final. Eleven of them qualified via Xtreme Karting Pimpama’s Sodi Series. Three teams …

Read More…