Kosmic Kart Racing Department: Drivers and races 2021

Published on Monday, February 15, 2021

Kosmic Kart Racing Department: Drivers and races 2021

The Kosmic Kart Racing Department, the official racing division of the OTK Kart Group brand, is ready for the 2021 international racing season. This year, our team will focus all its attentions, once again, on OK and OKJ, categories par excellence reserved to the young motorsport talents. Altogether, 6 are the drivers ready to get on track in the FIA Karting and WSK events, in addition to some other events that are still to be defined.

In general, the Racing Department, led by Olivier Marechal, aims at consolidating its 2021 year, with the confirmation of several drivers. However, there are also some news. The OK class, still has back at the start with our colours Luigi Coluccio, always in the top positions in 2020, so much as to enter the top 5 in the final ranking of the WSK Euro Series. The Italian driver will be called to take the last step towards success, after gaining experience in our team. Luigi won't be alone: in fact, Sebastian Gravlund will wear our race suit again, after a few appearances at the end of last year. The two drivers will share the tent with the newcomer Kuba Rajski, 3rd position in the ROK Cup Poland and 5th position in the ROK Cup Superfinal (both in the Senior category) using the Kosmic Kart material.

In OKJ, Ean Eyckmans and Alexander Gubenko continue as team-mates their growth path inside the Kosmic Kart Racing Team. The Belgian will be able to start exploiting the experience he gained last year in his first year in the OKJ category, while the Russian will be able to count on a well-established relationship with our staff that has known him for two years. This year, the two drivers will be joined by a new entry: Hugo Herrouin, who grew up in the French championships, will take part in international competitions after his debut in the ROK Cup Superfinal last October.

Drivers of both categories will be able to rely on the Kosmic Mercury R chassis equipped with DST and DJT engines by Vortex, the engine division of OTK Kart Group. A pair which has proved its worth during the whole 2020 season, gaining, among other results, Junior World Championship title and the victory in the OKJ category on the occasion of the WSK Open Cup in Adria.

Right on the Italian circuit, the Kosmic Kart Racing Department will restart its engines on the occasion of the WSK Champions Cup (February 18th-21st), opening race of the international karting calendar, immediately followed on the following weekend by the 1st round of the WSK Super Master Series.

 

Kosmic Kart Racing Department drivers’ line-up 2021

OKJ
Ean Eyckmans
Alexander Gubenko
Hugo Herrouin

OK
Luigi Coluccio
Sebastian Gravlund
Kuba Rajski

 

FIA Karting Race Calendar

April 18th, 2021, Zuera (SPA)
FIA Karting European Championship, Round 1
FIA Karting European Junior Championship, Round 1

May 2nd, 2021, Adria (ITA)
FIA Karting European KZ Championship, Round 1
FIA Karting European KZ2 Championship, Round 1
FIA Karting Academy Trophy, Round 1

May 16th, 2021, Genk (BEL)
FIA Karting European Championship, Round 2
FIA Karting European Junior Championship, Round 2

May 30th, 2021, Aunay-les-Bois (FRA)
FIA Karting European Championship, Round 3
FIA Karting European Junior Championship, Round 3

June 20th, 2021, Wackersdorf (GER)
FIA Karting European KZ Championship, Round 2
FIA Karting European KZ2 Championship, Round 2
FIA Karting Academy Trophy, Round 2

July 11th, 2021, Sarno (ITA)
FIA Karting European Championship, Round 4
FIA Karting European Junior Championship, Round 4

September 5th, 2021, Kristianstad (SWE)
FIA Karting World KZ Championship
FIA Karting International Super Cup for KZ2
FIA Karting Academy Trophy, Round 3

October 31st, 2021, Birigui (BRA)
FIA Karting World Championship
FIA Karting World Junior Championship

 

WSK Race Calendar

WSK Champions Cup
February 21st, 2021, Adria (ITA). 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2

WSK Super Master Series
February 28th, 2021, Adria (ITA). Rd.1: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2
March 14th, 2021, La Conca (ITA). Rd.2: 60 Mini - OKJ – OK
March 28th, 2021, Sarno (ITA): Rd.3: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2
April 25th, 2021, Lonato (ITA): Rd.4: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2

WSK Euro Series
June 13th, 2021, Lonato (ITA). Rd.1: 60 Mini - OKJ – OK
June 27th, 2021, Sarno (ITA). Rd.2: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2
July 18th, 2021, Adria (ITA). Rd.3: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2

WSK Open Cup
September 19th, 2021, Lonato (ITA). Rd.1: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2
October 3rd, 2021, Adria (ITA). Rd.2: 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2

WSK Final Cup
November 21st, 2021, Adria (ITA). 60 Mini - OKJ - OK - KZ2

 

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