12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History

12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History Read more

The vortex-engines.com website is now enriched by an important page: the Milestone section, recalling our first 25-year-history through the most winning engines.

Covid-19 pandemic: the Arena 45 Grand Prix will take place in 2021

Covid-19 pandemic: the Arena 45 Grand Prix will take place in 2021 Read more

The worldwide development of the Covid-19 pandemic means we cannot envisage the 1st Arena 45 Grand Prix going ahead in good conditions as planned this year. Faced with uncertainty surrounding the possibility of organising an international competition this year, Didier André and his partners have wisely chosen to postpone their event until 2021.

Brad Jones Racing is set to launch a Junior Development Team in association with Tom Williamson Motorsport

Brad Jones Racing is set to launch a Junior Development Team in association with Tom Williamson Motorsport Read more

Brad Jones Racing is set to launch a Junior Development Team in association with Tom Williamson Motorsport to help guide the next generation of motorsport stars.

Tatuus launches F4 and F3 Regional virtual races among professional drivers of yesterday and today

Tatuus launches F4 and F3 Regional virtual races among professional drivers of yesterday and today Read more

In this unprecedented period of forced stop due to Covid-19, and waiting to resume competitions on circuit as soon as possible with the restart of the 2020 season, Tatuus has wanted to keep passion high with an event, the EWSK Formula Super Masters, approved by ACI Sport and ACI Esport, which will see professional drivers of yesterday and today compete with F4 and Formula Regional cars, but this time in the virtual world.

Rotax Stars & Stripes Trophy Round 1 Postponed

Rotax Stars & Stripes Trophy Round 1 Postponed Read more

With businesses begin opened under ‘Phased’ steps  the outlook for returning to racing in many parts of the country has already begun.  Unfortunately, the state New York, which has been most heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic (mainly New York City) has caused the entire state be on a lengthened return to normalcy.

A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment heads to Road America

A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment heads to Road America Read more

The championship contenders in the first ever A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment will come to the forefront as the series heads north to the virtual Road America for the third of five events.

Stephan Fritsch and passion for karting at Prokart Raceland Wackersdorf

Stephan Fritsch and passion for karting at Prokart Raceland Wackersdorf Read more

Responsible for the race track as well as for the Prokart Raceland rental karting centre in Wackersdorf, Bavaria, a distributor of karts and competition equipment, organiser of numerous national and international Competitions, Stephan Fritsch is also a former driver and now a driver's father.

Marco Parolin discusses the situation of karting in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic

Marco Parolin discusses the situation of karting in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic Read more

In charge of marketing for the family business, Marco Parolin discusses the situation of karting in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Positive Changes Set for A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment Round Two on Monday

Positive Changes Set for A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment Round Two on Monday Read more

After a hugely successful opening event to the A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment, round two set for Monday night has undergone some positive changes.

Andrea Rosso with CRAM Motorsport continues the preparation

Andrea Rosso with CRAM Motorsport continues the preparation Read more

The forced stop period is faced with confidence, tenacity and optimism by CRAM Motorsport and the recently officiated driver who will participate in the Italian F4 Championship powered by Abarth, Andrea Rosso.

Fabienne Wohlwend: from karting to W Series

Fabienne Wohlwend: from karting to W Series Read more

Fabienne Wohlwend might be tucked away in the Liechtenstein countryside, but she too is feeling the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. The 22-year-old is looking forward to returning to the car…

FIA Karting Interview with James Geidel, President of the RGMMC Group

FIA Karting Interview with James Geidel, President of the RGMMC Group Read more

A dynamic young man in his thirties, James Geidel, as President of the RGMMC Group, has been the Promoter of the FIA Karting Championships since 2018. RGMMC also promotes and organises other Competitions such as the IAME Euro Series, the Spanish Karting Championship and the new international Champions of the Future series launched in 2020.

PHOTOS: 2020 chassis Compkart

PHOTOS: 2020 chassis Compkart Read more

COMPKART, born with the premise of competition at the highest level has fused the latest materials alongside specific geometric designs and of course, unmistakable color characteristics to redefine the standard. The frame is constructed using specified molybdenum steel allowing for traction and compliance in all changing track conditions.

World Karting Association Launches A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment

World Karting Association Launches A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment Read more

Keeping up with the changing times in our world, the World Karting Association is pleased to announce the A-Maxx Racing WKA eSports Series Presented by Summit Racing Equipment. Set to go green on April 27th, WKA racers will have the opportunity to compete in a five-race series via the popular iRacing platform and pilot a Skip Barber F2000 car on familiar WKA road racecourses.

Young Aussie Dominates Second Kartsport NZ ‘Virtual Club Day’

Young Aussie Dominates Second Kartsport NZ ‘Virtual Club Day’ Read more

Talented young Sydney karter, Jackson Harlow dominated KartSport New Zealand’s second ‘Virtual Club Day’ on the iRacing sim (simulator) platform in Saturday night – prompting top Kiwi finishers Cameron Dance  (2nd) and Billy Frazer (3rd) to promise to double down on their efforts ahead of next weekend’s Giltrap Group and Carter’s Tyre Service sponsored event.

Enthralling climax to Motorsport UK Karting Esports Finale

Enthralling climax to Motorsport UK Karting Esports Finale Read more

After thousands of Hot Laps and two demanding Semi Finals, the Motorsport UK Karting Esports Finals were to be an exciting affair on Thursday evening (16 April). The virtual PF International circuit was to be the host of the finals for the Motorsport UK and Motorsport UK under 12 classes and the Motorsport UK Open category – open to non-licence holders, with several drivers from around Europe taking place.

Formula Regional European Championship awarded 25 points for Super License

Formula Regional European Championship awarded 25 points for Super License Read more

The European series guarantees over 200,000 euros in prize money and a test organized by Ferrari on a single-seater of the FIA Formula 3 Championship in the presence of FDA observers. ACI Sport and WSK Promotion at work to confirm all 2020 Formula Regional and F4 events.

FIA Karting - CIK-FIA agrees to defer Brazil’s hosting of the FIA Karting World Championship from 2020 to 2021

FIA Karting - CIK-FIA agrees to defer Brazil’s hosting of the FIA Karting World Championship from 2020 to 2021 Read more

A new European venue will be selected for 2020, while Birigui will be back on the calendar next year.

KartSport New Zealand’s first ‘Virtual Club Day’ a great success! 3-time former NZ Kart champion Chris van der Drift 8th place and Brendon Hartley 11th

KartSport New Zealand’s first ‘Virtual Club Day’ a great success! 3-time former NZ Kart champion Chris van der Drift 8th place and Brendon Hartley 11th Read more

KartSport New Zealand’s first ‘Virtual Club Day’ was held on Easter Sunday evening and its success – on all sorts of different levels – means more are already being planned, says the organisation’s National President.

WKA Confirms June and July Events to Replace Charlotte Karting Challenge and Bring Karting Community Together

WKA Confirms June and July Events to Replace Charlotte Karting Challenge and Bring Karting Community Together Read more

With COVID-19 news dominating the airwaves, World Karting Association (WKA) officials have been burning up the phone lines in an effort to make it easier for competitors once karting returns.

The two ACI RAcing Weekends of Monza May 15/17 and Imola May 29/31 postponed td TBD date

The two ACI RAcing Weekends of Monza May 15/17 and Imola May 29/31 postponed td TBD date Read more

ACI Sport also confirms that it has prepared alternative solutions that currently allow the program of Formula Regional European Championship, all the Italian championships, and single-brand trophies, included in the ACI Racing Weekends 2020, to be carried out in the number of races scheduled.

2019 FIA Karting Best-Of: Two girls on track thanks to Richard Mille

2019 FIA Karting Best-Of: Two girls on track thanks to Richard Mille Read more

In 2019 Maja Weug and Julia Ayoub were able to participate in a full FIA Karting season with the Birel ART Racing Team thanks to the support of Richard Mille watches.

Ravenol named as official lubricants partner of ADAC Formula 4

Ravenol named as official lubricants partner of ADAC Formula 4 Read more

ADAC junior formula racing series will use Ravenol engine oil in 2020. Ravenol is already partner of the ADAC GT Masters and the ADAC GT4 Germany

FIA Karting: Sarno Competition postponed

FIA Karting: Sarno Competition postponed Read more

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic currently spreading throughout much of the world and the extended period of quarantine in Italy, the CIK-FIA has postponed the date of the next event in Sarno.

UPDATED Statement: British Kart Championships

UPDATED Statement: British Kart Championships Read more

In light of recent developments in the COVID-19 crisis, and following the address to the nation by the Prime Minister on the evening of 23rd March, Motorsport UK has today extended its suspension of all organising permits and Certificates of Exemption for motorsport events until at least 30th June.

Message from Motorsport UK CEO – Hugh Chambers

Message from Motorsport UK CEO – Hugh Chambers Read more

I would like to thank our motorsport community for its incredible response to the challenges we are facing. From across the country, from our clubs, officials and competitors, venues, teams and engineering firms there is a solidarity to face the crisis and work together to find solutions. We thank all of the medical teams across the UK for working tirelessly to keep us safe, and in particular the huge number from our own community who are in the front line of this battle.

The start of the 2020 FIA Karting season will be delayed

The start of the 2020 FIA Karting season will be delayed Read more

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic currently spreading in Europe and much of the world, the CIK-FIA has had to change the schedule for the start of the 2020 season.

DKM postpones start of the season until June

DKM postpones start of the season until June Read more

The Corona virus also causes a postponement in the German Kart Championship. The season kick-off was supposed to take place in Ampfing from May 8th – 10th. The race is now being moved to October.

Igor Fraga: From karting, to esports, to F3 and to Red Bull Junior Team

Igor Fraga: From karting, to esports, to F3 and to Red Bull Junior Team Read more

The rise of former F1 Esports racer Igor Fraga continued after he was announced as the newest recruit in the Red Bull Junior programme. The news comes after the Japan-born Brazilian took victory in the Toyota Racing Series (TRS) in New Zealand and secured an FIA F3 seat with Charouz in February.

Covid-19 virus in France: Force majeure and temporarily close the entire Sodikart company

Covid-19 virus in France: Force majeure and temporarily close the entire Sodikart company Read more

As you may be aware the French Government has recently taken measures in order to contain the spreading of the Covid-19 virus in France. New measures which will be more restricting will be announced this evening by the French President, M. Macron.

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