Marijn Kremers: “I trust my manager Michael Patrizi and the Feed Racing management to take the right decision for my racing career”

Marijn Kremers: “I trust my manager Michael Patrizi and the Feed Racing management to take the right decision for my racing career” Read more

Coming from a family strongly involved in kart racing, the young Dutchman Marijn Kremers found the Holy Grail at the age of 21 by being crowned 2019 FIA Karting World Champion - KZ on the Lonato circuit (ITA). He then made the choice to turn to Motorsport before his plans were disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. He takes stock of the situation at the beginning of June 2020.

Cancellation of Kristianstad Competition

Cancellation of Kristianstad Competition Read more

The ASN of Sweden, Svenska Bilsportförbundet, has informed the CIK-FIA that the organiser of the Swedish Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK and Junior has had to resign itself to cancel the event scheduled from 9th to 12th July 2020 in Kristianstad (SWE) due to circumstances regarding the COVID-19.

Joakim Ward about the first race in Sweden: “It was a very good format”

Joakim Ward about the first race in Sweden: “It was a very good format” Read more

A former top-level kart driver, Joakim Ward has diversified his activities since the creation of his company in 1991. In particular, he manages the import and distribution of several brands in Sweden and neighbouring countries and has developed his own range of rental karts.

VIDEO Crash Karting: pile-up in the exit of the pitlane! The karts stack on top of each other!

VIDEO Crash Karting: pile-up in the exit of the pitlane! The karts stack on top of each other! Read more

For some drivers, it is very difficult to keep their patience as we can see in the following video! Already at the exit of the pitlane, there is a huge pile-up! Even before the kart drivers left the pitlane for some track action, they collided. The karts stack on top of each other!

2020 season of the ADAC Formula 4 to open at the Lausitzring

2020 season of the ADAC Formula 4 to open at the Lausitzring Read more

The 2020 ADAC Formula 4 season will open in parallel with the ADAC GT Masters on the weekend of 30th July - 1st August at the Lausitzring in Brandenburg. The total number of events will be seven, just as originally planned. ADAC Formula 4 will be part of the support programme on six of the scheduled ADAC GT Masters weekends, omitting only the Sachsenring and instead of sharing the billing with the ADAC TOTAL 24-hour race at the Nürburgring (24th - 27th September).

Karting season by WSK is set to restart from Adria on July 5th! New calendar after the long stop due to the Covid-19

Karting season by WSK is set to restart from Adria on July 5th! New calendar after the long stop due to the Covid-19 Read more

Karting season by WSK is set to restart from Adria on July 5th with a new calendar after the long stop due to the Covid-19 emergency. A new racing format will be proposed in some occasions. The complete calendar will include the final races of WSK Super Master Series and the WSK Euro Series, WSK Open Cup and WSK Final Cup.   

Cash van Belle IPK Racing Team and his view of the current situiation in karting in Italy

Cash van Belle IPK Racing Team and his view of the current situiation in karting in Italy Read more

Originally from Belgium, Cash van Belle has lived in Italy for fifteen years for professional karting reasons. Throughout his career, he has had the opportunity to look after great drivers such as Bas Lammers, Jérémy Iglesias, Max Verstappen and George Russell. He is currently the team manager of the official racing department of the IPK factory, which runs the Praga Kart and Formula K brands. Here is his view of the situation in Italy in mid-May 2020.

Round 1 of the Rotax Max Euro Trophy planned at PFI has been cancelled; new profissional calendar

Round 1 of the Rotax Max Euro Trophy planned at PFI has been cancelled; new profissional calendar Read more

Statement! Following our early announcement this afternoon, we would like to confirm the following....

PF International Kart Circuit in Brandon (UK) will be re-open for testing 5th and 6th june

PF International Kart Circuit in Brandon (UK) will be re-open for testing 5th and 6th june Read more

PFI are happy to inform you that we will be re-open for testing beginning on the Friday 5th & Saturday 6th June! Following these dates, if everything goes well we will be open every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, but pre-booking will be required and we will only be running with limited numbers for TVKC Members only.

Champions of the future Round 1 in June is canceld

Champions of the future Round 1 in June is canceld Read more

Due to the complex situation surrounding the restart of karting events, have the organisation decided together with the local club to cancel the First round of the 2020 Champions of the Future which was set to take place the 25-28 of June 2020.

COVID-19 pandemic, Sweden chose a different path to its European neighbours: Magnus Hedman takes stock of the situation

COVID-19 pandemic, Sweden chose a different path to its European neighbours: Magnus Hedman takes stock of the situation Read more

Faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, Sweden chose a different path to its European neighbours. The Swedish government informs and makes recommendations without imposing them, showing great confidence in individual responsibility. For the time being, the self-discipline of the Swedes seems to be quite effective, as the disease is no more widespread than in European countries that have strictly enforced lockdown. As everywhere else, the development of the situation remains difficult to predict.

Karting Australia Webinars lead clubs back to the track

Karting Australia Webinars lead clubs back to the track Read more

Karting Australia is leading its affiliated Clubs back to the track as the world emerges from the COVID-19 Pandemic. Throughout this week, Karting Australia Chief Executive Officer Kelvin O’Reilly and Chief Operating Officer Lee Hanatschek have hosted four webinars alongside Sports Community’s Steve Pallas with Clubs across the country.

Kartstars Canada season start delayed – Covid 19 update

Kartstars Canada season start delayed – Covid 19 update Read more

As we continue to monitor issues surrounding COVID-19, we are faced with a very dynamic and ever-changing situation, both professionally and in our personal lives. As we follow the advice of our government and health officials regarding how to best deal with the current crisis, it is obvious that we will need to postpone our season-opening event.

New to 2020, the IAME I-Games!

New to 2020, the IAME I-Games! Read more

An event created by RGMMC together with the support of IAME to offer a season end International event following the stop imposed by the COVID-19 situation.

Jeremy Iglesias: “I did everything I could to stay in shape to be ready to compete again”

Jeremy Iglesias: “I did everything I could to stay in shape to be ready to compete again” Read more

A professional driver with the Italian manufacturer IPK, in the Formula K colours, the Frenchman Jeremy Iglesias has been racing at a high level for more than 12 years.  Three times FIA Karting European Championship vice-champion in KZ, he is one of the most respected drivers in the paddock thanks to his recognised talent and his unanimously appreciated fair play. As deconfinement is gradually spreading across Europe, at the beginning of May 2020 he speaks about the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The second round of the 2020 BNL Karting Series season is officially cancelled

The second round of the 2020 BNL Karting Series season is officially cancelled Read more

Unfortunately, they have to announce that the second round of the 2020 BNL Karting Series season, which was due to take place at Karting des Fagnes in the first weekend of July, has had to be officially cancelled.

Covid-19 Karting recovery blueprint released

Covid-19 Karting recovery blueprint released Read more

Karting Australia has released its detailed blueprint for the recommencement of Karting in the COVID-19 Environment. The two documents “Restart Your Kart” and “COVIDSafe Karting Events” outline in detail the requirements that the sport must meet at all levels to restart and then continue to progress as Government restrictions are gradually eased around the country.

Paolo and Stefano Mantese both gave their views and analyses on the situation of Vega and kart racing in general

Paolo and Stefano Mantese both gave their views and analyses on the situation of Vega and kart racing in general Read more

Vega S.r.L., a leading manufacturer of tyres for competition karting, has been strongly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Its headquarters and main factory are located in northern Italy in Saronno in the province of Varese. Vega also has another production site in the south of France. At the beginning of May 2020, Paolo and Stefano Mantese both gave their views and analyses on the situation of Vega and kart racing in general.​

Leitch & Frazer share race wins at latest Kartsport NZ ‘virtual club day’

Leitch & Frazer share race wins at latest Kartsport NZ ‘virtual club day’ Read more

Successful KartSport New Zealand graduates Brendon Leitch from Invercargill and Billy Frazer from Auckland won a race apiece at the latest round of the Giltrap Group/Carter’s Tyre Service-backed, iRacing platform-based ‘Virtual Club Race’ series held on Tuesday evening.

WSK ready to resume, going virtual in the meantime

WSK ready to resume, going virtual in the meantime Read more

WSK Promotion is waiting to resume the on-track activity and launched a collaboration with Tatuus for virtual challenges among karting and formula drivers. The first appointment with the WSK E-Sport Championship will be in Adria with F4 cars and Imola with F3 Regional. This new initiative is due to kick off soon.

Canadian karter Patrick Woods-Toth is the first Champion of the Rotax Sim Racing Challenge

Canadian karter Patrick Woods-Toth is the first Champion of the Rotax Sim Racing Challenge Read more

Patrick Woods-Toth has secured the champion’s title at the first-ever running of the Rotax SIM RACING Challenge. Taking P2 in the opening Pre-Final, Patrick matched the pace of fastest qualifier and race winner Johnny Guindi - with nothing between them.

KartSport New Zealand comes with an event calendar update

KartSport New Zealand comes with an event calendar update Read more

Since our last club events were held on the 15th March 2020, before Covid-19 came along, we have all been forced to adapt to a different way of living. We have all been required to dramatically change the way we do things in our personal life, our businesses, our careers and we are all missing the sports and recreational activities we enjoyed so much prior to Covid-19.

Karting South Australia is back on track

Karting South Australia is back on track Read more

Over the past six weeks, Karting Australia has continually worked closely with State Associations and Clubs across the country to ensure the sport gets back on track as soon as possible. Earlier this week, Karting Australia released a five-stage return to the ‘new normal’ and we’re pleased to advise that two Clubs are ready to go at Stage 1 – Small Scale Social Karting.

Gear up and prepare the US Rotax Grand Nationals!

Gear up and prepare the US Rotax Grand Nationals! Read more

UNITED STATES Rotax MAX Challenge Supplemental Regulation 2020

Wood comes good as Kiwi Karters dominate latest ‘Virtual Club Day’

Wood comes good as Kiwi Karters dominate latest ‘Virtual Club Day’ Read more

After a race-long battle with Auckland-based kart-turned-car racer Taylor Cockerton, it was young Wellington karter Ryan Wood who won  KartSport New Zealand’s latest Giltrap Group & Carter’s Tyre Service-backed ‘Virtual Club Day’ on the iRacing sim (simulator) platform’s Charlotte Motor Speedway’s road course on Saturday evening.

The first Rotax SIM RACING Challenge is online with the livetiming

The first Rotax SIM RACING Challenge is online with the livetiming Read more

During this COVID-19 situation, where we all have to stay safe at home, we are pleased to announce a special race for our worldwide Rotax family, as well as everyone else interested to participate, to compete against each other online in the Rotax SIM RACING Challenge.

Karting Australia maps the road out - from COVID-19 Lockdown to Full Competition Karting

Karting Australia maps the road out - from COVID-19 Lockdown to Full Competition Karting Read more

Karting Australia has today released a five-stage map of the ‘Road Out’ for the sport across the country. The first step will see, when State Governments allow, limited numbers of Licence Holders back on track at each Club, not racing but in organised social karting designed to get members back to the Track.

Updated calendar IAME Euro Series 2020

Updated calendar IAME Euro Series 2020 Read more

A new calendar has been set for the 2020 IAME Euro Series. The original round 1 which was set to be hosted in Belgium will now take place in October.

The 15th season of WSK Promotion. We now have temporary pause…

The 15th season of WSK Promotion. We now have temporary pause… Read more

So after a spectacular start to this, the 15th season of WSK Promotion, we now have temporary pause… A perfect opportunity then to see why the letters WSK are synonymous with world-class motorsport.
We hope this keeps you inspired as we count down the days until we see you back on track!

KartSport NZ: Covid-19 alert level 3 update

KartSport NZ: Covid-19 alert level 3 update Read more

Great work - Karting community, we've done our part with our Lockdown behaviour and as a result, next week our country moves to Alert Level 3. 

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