CRG to be technical partner of the “Road to Race Academy” talent
CRG to be technical partner of the “Road to Race Academy” talent

CRG to be technical partner of the “Road...

CRG to be technical partner of the “Road to Race Academy” talent

CRG to be technical partner of the “Road to Race Academy” talent

A new TV Talent linked to the world of Motorsport and in particular to single-seaters is at the starting line: it is the “Road to Race Academy”, a format created and promoted by Puresport,...
Lucky 13's for Loeskow and Jenner under the Emerald Lights
Lucky 13's for Loeskow and Jenner under the Emerald Lights

Lucky 13's for Loeskow and Jenner under...

Lucky 13's for Loeskow and Jenner under the Emerald Lights

Lucky 13's for Loeskow and Jenner under the Emerald Lights

Troy Loeskow and Brad Jenner created history under lights at Emerald Raceway in Central Queensland on Saturday night, matching each other’s SP Tools Australian Kart Championship all-time round...
Rok Cup Italy, Round 4 – Race Report
Rok Cup Italy, Round 4 – Race Report

Rok Cup Italy, Round 4 – Race Report

Rok Cup Italy, Round 4 – Race Report

Rok Cup Italy, Round 4 – Race Report

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Australia’s best kart racers to light up Emerald this weekend
Australia’s best kart racers to light up Emerald this weekend

Australia’s best kart racers to light up...

Australia’s best kart racers to light up Emerald this weekend

Australia’s best kart racers to light up Emerald this weekend

The Central Queensland town of Emerald will come alive to the sound of high-revving kart engines when round three of the 2024 SP Tools Australian Kart Championship roars into life this weekend.
Lots on the line for this year’s winners
Lots on the line for this year’s winners

Lots on the line for this year’s winners

Lots on the line for this year’s winners

Lots on the line for this year’s winners

Rock Island - Lots of exciting changes are in store for competitors at this year's Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix Presented by The Hemp Doctor, the world's largest and most...
Another success for Tony Kart in the MINI category at Muro Leccese
Another success for Tony Kart in the MINI category at Muro Leccese

Another success for Tony Kart in the...

Another success for Tony Kart in the MINI category at Muro Leccese

Another success for Tony Kart in the MINI category at Muro Leccese

On the occasion of the second round of the Italian ACI Karting Championship, held at the circuit of La Conca, their Tony Kart Rookie triumphs in Race 1 of the MINI Gr.3 with the rookie Achille Rea.
Motorsport UK Kart Committee proposed changes for consultation
Motorsport UK Kart Committee proposed changes for consultation

Motorsport UK Kart Committee proposed...

Motorsport UK Kart Committee proposed changes for consultation

Motorsport UK Kart Committee proposed changes for consultation

New or amended regulations proposed by the Specialist Committees are made available here for consultation. The publication of the respective Committee’s Action Sheets will begin a period of...
The Kalì Kart Racing Team is always more competitive
The Kalì Kart Racing Team is always more competitive

The Kalì Kart Racing Team is always more...

The Kalì Kart Racing Team is always more competitive

The Kalì Kart Racing Team is always more competitive

The consolidation process within the Tinini Group continues for the Kalì Kart Racing Team, which took part in the 2nd Round of the Italian Championship with two new drivers in OKN Junior (Giulio...
The Kalì Kart retail network is growing
The Kalì Kart retail network is growing

The Kalì Kart retail network is growing

The Kalì Kart retail network is growing

The Kalì Kart retail network is growing

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SWS e-Sprint International Final 2024: electric objectives achieved in Switzerland
SWS e-Sprint International Final 2024: electric objectives achieved in Switzerland

SWS e-Sprint International Final 2024:...

SWS e-Sprint International Final 2024: electric objectives achieved in Switzerland

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The second electric meeting of the SWS e-Sprint International Final took place in Switzerland at the Payerne Karting Club in excellent sporting spirits, in a celebratory and relaxed atmosphere. The...
More than Equal launches driver development programme with first female cohort
More than Equal launches driver development programme with first female cohort

More than Equal launches driver...

More than Equal launches driver development programme with first female cohort

More than Equal launches driver development programme with first female cohort

More than Equal, a global independent motorsport initiative with a mission to find and develop the first female F1 world champion, today announced the inaugural female driver cohort joining its...
WKA and Blue Shock Race Electric Karting form Partnership for Sprint Programs in the USA
WKA and Blue Shock Race Electric Karting form Partnership for Sprint Programs in the USA

WKA and Blue Shock Race Electric Karting...

WKA and Blue Shock Race Electric Karting form Partnership for Sprint Programs in the USA

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Always looking to be innovative and adjust their program for the future, the World Karting Association (WKA) and Blue Shock Race Electric Karting have formed a partnership for Sprint racing programs...
California ProKart Challenge set for return to Santa Maria
California ProKart Challenge set for return to Santa Maria

California ProKart Challenge set for...

California ProKart Challenge set for return to Santa Maria

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Year 20 of the California ProKart Challenge will complete the first half of the championship chase when the series heads to the Santa Maria Kart Track on the May 18-19 weekend. The first two rounds of...
Outstanding contributions recognised at Karting Australia Honours and Awards Dinner
Outstanding contributions recognised at Karting Australia Honours and Awards Dinner

Outstanding contributions recognised at...

Outstanding contributions recognised at Karting Australia Honours and Awards Dinner

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Karting Australia proudly hosted its 2024 Honours and Awards Dinner at the Crowne Plaza on the Gold Coast on Saturday night, in conjunction with the annual Building Better Kart Clubs Conference.
Multiple sweeps at round two for California ProKart Challenge
Multiple sweeps at round two for California ProKart Challenge

Multiple sweeps at round two for...

Multiple sweeps at round two for California ProKart Challenge

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The second event of the 2024 California ProKart Challenge was contested on the April 20-21 weekend with the series returning to the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Running the Buttonwillow, California...
Jenner equals all time round win, Fife marches on in the Australian Kart Championship
Jenner equals all time round win, Fife marches on in the Australian Kart Championship

Jenner equals all time round win, Fife...

Jenner equals all time round win, Fife marches on in the Australian Kart Championship

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Brad Jenner has equalled the all-time round winner’s list in the SP Tools Australian Kart Championship presented by Castrol by taking out the X30 class on Sunday at Seymour’s Eastern Lions...
The Kalì Kart Racing Team at the 1st round of the Italian Championship
The Kalì Kart Racing Team at the 1st round of the Italian Championship

The Kalì Kart Racing Team at the 1st...

The Kalì Kart Racing Team at the 1st round of the Italian Championship

The Kalì Kart Racing Team at the 1st round of the Italian Championship

The official Kalì Kart Team will take part in an evocative race in Sicily on the Triscina track this weekend. In fact, Calogero Vanaria, founder of Kalì Kart, came from Sicily and this event is also a...
Second stop for California Prokart Challenge on docket
Second stop for California Prokart Challenge on docket

Second stop for California Prokart...

Second stop for California Prokart Challenge on docket

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CRG presents the format of the 2024 Rental Kart World Contest
CRG presents the format of the 2024 Rental Kart World Contest

CRG presents the format of the 2024...

CRG presents the format of the 2024 Rental Kart World Contest

CRG presents the format of the 2024 Rental Kart World Contest

In the last few days, the CRG management officially presented the 2024 Rental Kart World Contest, the meeting dedicated to the world of Rental Kart with Sprint format organized by CRG. After having...
Iron Dames welcomes two young talents, Vicky Farfus and Mia Oger, to its racing family
Iron Dames welcomes two young talents, Vicky Farfus and Mia Oger, to its racing family

Iron Dames welcomes two young talents,...

Iron Dames welcomes two young talents, Vicky Farfus and Mia Oger, to its racing family

Iron Dames welcomes two young talents, Vicky Farfus and Mia Oger, to its racing family

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WKA Changes Date and Venue for the Next Southern Gold Cup Round

Published on Friday, May 12, 2023

WKA Changes Date and Venue for the Next Southern Gold Cup Round

“Change aimed at accommodating the racer’s schedules”

Responding to the schedules of multiple events, the World Karting Association (WKA) recognized that far too many events were scheduled on top of each other, forcing racers into the tough decision of choosing one event over another.  As a result, WKA made an aggressive decision to get out of that multiple-event pool to help the racers with their schedules. 
 
The date and venue of the June 2-4 Gold Cup South event will be moved to June 23-25, and the venue will change to 103rd Street Complex in Jacksonville, Florida. The previously scheduled Kershaw date will now be the previously scheduled July 14-16 event.
 
"As an organization, we go to painstaking lengths to provide a schedule that avoids conflicts on a big-picture scale for all our National Programs,” explained WKA President Kevin Williams. “Sadly, some privateer for-profit organizations do not always exercise that much care. So, we are moving one of our heavily booked dates to a date that has zero 4-cycle events. A win-win for the racers."
 
In addition to this focus on the racer, WKA still promotes the racer-friendly Tire Rules of one set per racer (per entered class). Friday will still have five rounds of practice per class at Jacksonville. Then racers can take a morning break, as the Saturday start time isn't until 11am giving anyone who cannot attend Friday's practice the opportunity to come Saturday and still participate in two rounds of practice before qualifying and wheel-to-wheel racing begins.
 
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