Chase for Australian Kart Championship glory starts this weekend in Adelaide
Chase for Australian Kart Championship glory starts this weekend in Adelaide

Chase for Australian Kart Championship...

Chase for Australian Kart Championship glory starts this weekend in Adelaide

Chase for Australian Kart Championship glory starts this weekend in Adelaide

The 2024 SP Tools Australian Kart Championship kicks off at the Southern Go Kart Club in the northern suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia this weekend.
Livestreaming Rok cup South Africa at Zwartkops Kart Circuit - African Karting cup
Livestreaming Rok cup South Africa at Zwartkops Kart Circuit - African Karting cup

Livestreaming Rok cup South Africa at...

Livestreaming Rok cup South Africa at Zwartkops Kart Circuit - African Karting cup

Livestreaming Rok cup South Africa at Zwartkops Kart Circuit - African Karting cup

The inaugural African Karting Cup (AKC) is finally here! See young talent from 15 African countries compete against each other at Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria on the 16th & 17th February.
Ky Burke will be Australia's representative in the 2024 FIA Academy Trophy
Ky Burke will be Australia's representative in the 2024 FIA Academy Trophy

Ky Burke will be Australia's...

Ky Burke will be Australia's representative in the 2024 FIA Academy Trophy

Ky Burke will be Australia's representative in the 2024 FIA Academy Trophy

Queensland's rising karting star, Ky Burke, is set to carry the Australian flag on the global stage as Australia's representative in the prestigious 2024 FIA Karting Academy Trophy. 
Carlos Sainz and OTK Kart Group present CS55 Racing Kart
Carlos Sainz and OTK Kart Group present CS55 Racing Kart

Carlos Sainz and OTK Kart Group present...

Carlos Sainz and OTK Kart Group present CS55 Racing Kart

Carlos Sainz and OTK Kart Group present CS55 Racing Kart

The  Italian company and the current Formula 1 driver, linked to the company located in Prevalle during the first years of his career, start a partnership which gives life to a new brand
2024 ROK Cup Regulations
2024 ROK Cup Regulations

2024 ROK Cup Regulations

2024 ROK Cup Regulations

2024 ROK Cup Regulations

The new regulations for the 2024 ROK Cup have been approved by ACI SPORT. Here below you can find all the information and updates regarding the main changes introduced for the new season.
Karting Champions League
Karting Champions League

Karting Champions League "Changes made...

Karting Champions League "Changes made to the Karting Champions League calendar"

Karting Champions League "Changes made to the Karting Champions League calendar"

The Karting Champions League was set up specifically to find Europe's new racing talent. To give all the top talent a chance to prove themselves, we had to change our approach and therefore the...
The factory team will compete in all 4 major classes: KZ, KZ2, OK and OKJ.
The factory team will compete in all 4 major classes: KZ, KZ2, OK and OKJ.

The factory team will compete in all 4...

The factory team will compete in all 4 major classes: KZ, KZ2, OK and OKJ.

The factory team will compete in all 4 major classes: KZ, KZ2, OK and OKJ.

The factory team will compete in all 4 major classes: KZ, KZ2, OK, and OKJ. Introducing you to our Drivers Lineup for season 2024. These drivers will represent Birel ART, VAR by Birel, and Richard...
CRG 24 Hours Karting race entry list grows every day
CRG 24 Hours Karting race entry list grows every day

CRG 24 Hours Karting race entry list...

CRG 24 Hours Karting race entry list grows every day

CRG 24 Hours Karting race entry list grows every day

Take up karting and racing with the Suleiman Zanfari Academy
Take up karting and racing with the Suleiman Zanfari Academy

Take up karting and racing with the...

Take up karting and racing with the Suleiman Zanfari Academy

Take up karting and racing with the Suleiman Zanfari Academy

Suleiman Zanfari has set up his Academy at the S1 Speedway circuit in Marrakech, for youngsters aged between 5 and 16. As Morocco's best current kart driver and one of tomorrow's greatest...
Keep fighting Michael! On this friday December 29th it is 10 years ago that Michael Schumacher was...
Keep fighting Michael! On this friday December 29th it is 10 years ago that Michael Schumacher was...

Keep fighting Michael! On this friday...

Keep fighting Michael! On this friday December 29th it is 10 years ago that Michael Schumacher was...

Keep fighting Michael! On this friday December 29th it is 10 years ago that Michael Schumacher was...

On this Friday December 29th it is 10 years ago that Michael Schumacher was involved in a tragic skiing accident in Meribel France. The highly successful racing driver hit his head on a rock while...
Kart CRG the interview: Giancarlo Tinini
Kart CRG the interview: Giancarlo Tinini

Kart CRG the interview: Giancarlo Tinini

Kart CRG the interview: Giancarlo Tinini

Kart CRG the interview: Giancarlo Tinini

The informal chat with CRG owner Giancarlo Tinini is a classic end-of-year event, a meeting in which it is time to take stock of the season that has just ended, looking at the year that is about to...
KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024!
KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024!

KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays...

KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024!

KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024!

The crew of KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of success in 2024!
The Tony Kart Racing Team 2024 line-up unveiled
The Tony Kart Racing Team 2024 line-up unveiled

The Tony Kart Racing Team 2024 line-up...

The Tony Kart Racing Team 2024 line-up unveiled

The Tony Kart Racing Team 2024 line-up unveiled

The Tony Kart Racing Team anticipates next season with the announcement of the 22 official drivers (divided in the categories MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ/KZ2) who will be involved in the main international...
ROK Cup Sud 2024
ROK Cup Sud 2024

ROK Cup Sud 2024

ROK Cup Sud 2024

ROK Cup Sud 2024

The ROK Cup Sud is confirmed even for 2024. The ROK championship will have 6 rounds for the two categories ROK Senior and ROK Expert. So, it continues the ROK adventure for the numerous Rokkers...
Karting Champions League’s full calendar 2024 including Mariembourg and Vega tyrechoice confirmed
Karting Champions League’s full calendar 2024 including Mariembourg and Vega tyrechoice confirmed

Karting Champions League’s full calendar...

Karting Champions League’s full calendar 2024 including Mariembourg and Vega tyrechoice confirmed

Karting Champions League’s full calendar 2024 including Mariembourg and Vega tyrechoice confirmed

The missing circuit on the 2024 calendar was confirmed at the Karting Champions League presentation on 9 December. It will be the Marienbourg circuit in Belgium from 25 to 27 October 2024.
CRG presents the 2024 Rental Races Calendar
CRG presents the 2024 Rental Races Calendar

CRG presents the 2024 Rental Races...

CRG presents the 2024 Rental Races Calendar

CRG presents the 2024 Rental Races Calendar

In 2024 CRG will manage 3 events in the Rental sector with its Centurion karts equipped with Honda 390cc engines. The season will open with the classic 24 Hours Karting of Italy scheduled for March...
LIVE STREAMING presentation new karting series: Karting Champions League - Open House!
LIVE STREAMING presentation new karting series: Karting Champions League - Open House!

LIVE STREAMING presentation new karting...

LIVE STREAMING presentation new karting series: Karting Champions League - Open House!

LIVE STREAMING presentation new karting series: Karting Champions League - Open House!

On Saturday, December 9, autosport journalist Rick Winkelman will present Karting Champions League in the building of the Kartstore Benelux in Oud Beijerland, The Netherlands. The Dutch presentation...
Australian Summer Series wraps up in Warwick
Australian Summer Series wraps up in Warwick

Australian Summer Series wraps up in...

Australian Summer Series wraps up in Warwick

Australian Summer Series wraps up in Warwick

The Australian Summer Series wrapped up with a weekend of hot action at the Warwick Kart Club in Queensland across the weekend.
Karting Champions League 2024 Calendar
Karting Champions League 2024 Calendar

Karting Champions League 2024 Calendar

Karting Champions League 2024 Calendar

Karting Champions League 2024 Calendar

The new Karting Champions League is proud to present the 2024 calendar. The first race weekend will be in April at Wackersdorf in Germany. This is followed by a weekend in Rudskogen in Norway in May....
2024 Wera Tools British Kart Championships Events Calendar
2024 Wera Tools British Kart Championships Events Calendar

2024 Wera Tools British Kart...

2024 Wera Tools British Kart Championships Events Calendar

2024 Wera Tools British Kart Championships Events Calendar

The Motorsport UK Wera Tools British Kart Championships have unveiled a brand new look to the calendar for 2024, with a revitalised format for each of the classes for the season ahead. The...

KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024!

KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of succes in 2024! Read more

The crew of KartXpress.com wishes you Happy Holidays and a lot of success in 2024!

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix plans 29th annual race Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2024

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix plans  29th annual race Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2024 Read more

Planning is underway for the 29th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix kart races, the Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 2024.

History made at 28TH Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix

History made at 28TH Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Read more

History was once again made in the streets of the city during the 28th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest karting street race. The event has a rich history of foreign competitors. This year, Scott “Skitchy” Barnes of Bermuda won his seventh and eighth Rock trophy and Erik Gasparovich of Latvia became the 20th foreign winner at Rock Island and first from his country. History was also made when Andrew Bujdoso of Ohio won his third consecutive King of the Streets shifter title, tying Alan Rudolph for the three-peat but becoming the only racer to be crowned King 3 consecutive times at Rock Island.

Registration now open for Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix

Registration now open for Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Read more

Registration is now open for the 28th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest and most prestigious karting street race, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 2-3.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix adds 3 new classes for Sept. 2-3 street race

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix adds 3 new classes for Sept. 2-3 street race Read more

It’s been almost 30 years since planning began for the first Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest and most prestigious karting street race. This will be the 28th year. The sport has changed a lot in that time and sometimes it’s hard to notice changes when you host one race a year. Rock Island organizers have taken a look at how they are doing and what might need to change. There are 2 major challenges and, in a sense, they go hand in hand: the racing needs to be safer; more support is needed from karters and sponsors due to growing costs to keep the event thriving.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix entertains big crowds in 27th year

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix entertains big crowds in 27th year Read more

The Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the karting street race that national driver Race Liberante once called “the baddest-ass go-kart race in the world,” once again put on quite a show. This year, the largest crowd since pre-Covid years lined the course and was treated to some great action by some of the nation’s top drivers. Heavy rain late Saturday forced 3 heat races to be moved to Sunday morning, but the rest of the program was right on schedule.

Music, vendors and lots of racing fun at 27TH Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix

Music, vendors and lots of racing fun at 27TH Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Read more

The 27th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest karting street race, this year will feature 18 racing classes. Admission is free to this family-oriented event. Racing is schedule for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day with morning practice and afternoon qualifying heat races on Saturday, followed by practice, opening ceremonies and 18 feature races Sunday.

Registration now open for Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix

Registration now open for Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Read more

Registration is now open for the 27th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s most prestigious karting street race, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3-4.

Karters invited to ‘Return to The Rock’ Sept. 3-4, 2022

Karters invited to ‘Return to The Rock’ Sept. 3-4, 2022 Read more

As the Covid pandemic hopefully moves into the rear-view mirror, the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest go-kart street race, is preparing for its 27th year by inviting kart racers to “Return To The Rock.”

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix sets race classes for Sept. 3-4, 2022

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix sets race classes for Sept. 3-4, 2022 Read more

Organizers of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix have announced a wide-ranging class lineup for the 27th running of the world’s largest karting street race on Sept. 3-4, 2022. The race lineup remains essentially unchanged from last year with one exception. A driver survey conducted last Fall, and subsequent discussions with racers, urged race organizers to bring back a senior Yamaha can class in 2022.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix to tear through city streets for 27th year

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix to tear through city streets for 27th year Read more

Rock Island, Illinois - Dates have been set for the 27th running of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest karting street race, on Sept 3-4, 2022. The race lineup and rules are expected to be similar to 2021, with some changes under discussion. Organizers say, after hopefully moving out of the Covid era, racers can expect race details to be announced much earlier in 2022.  Racer organizers will once again be working with local partners to provide a full and fun weekend of activities for both racers and spectators.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix 26th running set for Sept. 4-5, 2021

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix 26th running set for Sept. 4-5, 2021 Read more

After shutting down for a year due to the Coronavirus, organizers of the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix, the world’s largest karting street race, have announced plans for the race to return to its usual Labor Day weekend dates, Sept. 4-5, this year. It will be the 26th year for this popular motorsport event, run through the downtown streets of the city’s Arts & Entertainment District.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix announces new race partnership

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix announces new race partnership Read more

Having just completed its 25th year in 2019, the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix kart race has announced a new partnership designed to ensure this great event continues for another 25 years. It was announced earlier this year that the race has been suspended for 2020 due to Covid-19 restrictions but will return in 2021.

Clash of street race titans at ‘baddest ass go kart race in the world’

Clash of street race titans at ‘baddest ass go kart race in the world’ Read more

Two giants of North American street racing faced off again during the 25th annual Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom, world’s largest karting street race. After a five-year absence raising a family, Gary Lawson of Indiana returned to “The Rock” for the 25th edition in hopes of adding to his 28 wins at the prestigious event. Meanwhile, Tony Neilson entered 10 of the 17 classes offered hoping to add to his 20 careers wins at Rock Island and closing the gap on Lawson. Lawson won three of the four races he entered – one at the expense of Neilson – while Neilson added three more wins to run his total to 23 including Yamaha Heavy 1. Another local Quad-Cities driver, Tim Goettsch, added a 12th career win in Yamaha Medium to move to third place in overall wins. Gage Rucker won the Yamaha Heavy 2 race.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom announces course changes for 25th anniversary races

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom announces course changes for 25th anniversary races Read more

The Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom has announced its race staff for 2019, the event’s 25th anniversary. Rock Island is the only time each year that this all-star team of officials work together.

Who will grab the headlines at the 24th annual Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom?

Who will grab the headlines at the 24th annual Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix powered by Mediacom? Read more

In 2015 Tony Neilson, from nearby Delmar, Iowa, won 6 races at “The Rock.” In 2016, Cal Stewart from Concord, NC, who works in the shop for Hendrick Motorsports, took home five victories. Last year each driver added three more coveted Rocks to their collection.