Rotax British Kart classes ready for 2021 season

Rotax British Kart classes ready for 2021 season Read more

Motorsport UK, organisers of the British Kart Championships and JAG engineering, the UK distributer for Rotax, have today announced the calendar for 2021. The schedule has been designed to meet preferences indicated from recent surveys among the Rotax drivers and takes into account the current COVID-19 restrictions.

EMR Rotax and Karting South Africa - note on joining WOMZA

EMR Rotax and Karting South Africa - note on joining WOMZA Read more

There is an incredible amount of excitement and naturally some uncertainty since our announcement to join WOMZA. We feel that some perspective at this point will assist karters, teams, clubs etc to get a clearer picture of what is happening and why.

ROK Cup 2021 calendar updates

ROK Cup 2021 calendar updates Read more

The begging of ROK Cup 2021 season has been delayed of a week. The first race regarding ROK Cup Italia 2021 will no more be held on 21st of March at South Garda Karting in Lonato rather it shifts on 28th of March at the Franciacorta Karting track.

Tommy Smith joins JD Motorsport for 2021 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine

Tommy Smith joins JD Motorsport for 2021 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine Read more

JD Motorsport is proud to announce that Australian driver Tommy Smith will be part of the team's line-up in the 2021 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine. Born in 2002, Smith started racing in Australia and New Zealand, taking part in the local developmental championships.  In recent years, he also entered the season-opening F3 Asian Championship.

ART retains Thomas ten Brinke for the new Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine

ART retains Thomas ten Brinke for the new Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine Read more

ART Grand Prix is pleased to accompany Thomas ten Brinke in his first full single-seater season in 2021, in the new FR championship, the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine. Son of circuit and rally driver Bernhard ten Brinke, Thomas first discovered racing through karting, climbing the ranks from the Mini category to the FIA Junior World Championship, which he won in 2019.

F3 star Frederik Vesti joins Mercedes junior programme

F3 star Frederik Vesti joins Mercedes junior programme Read more

Frederik was born in Vejle, Denmark, in 2002 and has been racing since he was just eight years old. He has joined the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team’s junior programme as a new signing for the 2021 season

BRP Rotax not only successful in karting, also in Dakar

BRP Rotax not only successful in karting, also in Dakar Read more

Four. Wins. In a row. BRP and its Can-Am Off-Road vehicles just scored their fourth consecutive Dakar Rally victory (2018–2021), sweeping the top 11 places. Together, Maverick X3 racers completed more than 114,024 miles (183,504 km) of extreme off-road racing during this years’ rally, achieving another historic performance.

Abu Dhabi Racing by PREMA announces 2021 F3 Asia line-up

Abu Dhabi Racing by PREMA announces 2021 F3 Asia line-up Read more

Abu Dhabi Racing by PREMA is delighted to announce the team’s line-up for the upcoming F3 Asian Championship, starting on January 29 and 30 at Dubai Autodrome. Guan Yu Zhou will enter the full championship, the Chinese racer making a welcome return to the team. Zhou raced with PREMA Powerteam in the Italian Formula 4 Championship and Formula 3 European Championship, emerging as a highly competitive contender.

F4UAE season opener produces three new first-time winners in Dubai

F4UAE season opener produces three new first-time winners in Dubai Read more

Three new single-seater race winners were crowned at the opening round of the FIA F4UAE Championship powered by Abarth, as the category returned to racing for its fifth season at the Dubai Autodrome.

PREMA Racing signs Olli Caldwell for 2021 FIA F3 season

PREMA Racing signs Olli Caldwell for 2021 FIA F3 season Read more

PREMA Racing is pleased to announce that Olli Caldwell will join the team's line-up for the 2021 FIA Formula 3 Championship. The 18-year-old British racer will return to the PREMA camp for his second year in the series.

CRG confirms Paolo Ippolito in KZ

CRG confirms Paolo Ippolito in KZ Read more

CRG is pleased to announce the extension of the collaboration agreement with Paolo Ippolito for the 2021 season. The Tuscan driver, born in 1996, comes from a positive 2020 with the colours of the CRG Official Team in the KZ class and this year he will also be a benchmark for the Italian manufacturer's driver line up.

Alpha Karting keeps developing and strengthens its goals for 2021

Alpha Karting keeps developing and strengthens its goals for 2021 Read more

Strengthened by its experience and partnerships established in 2020 with successful and renowned teams, the Alpha Karting brand keeps growing through the integration of new partners including KPR in Ile de France. 2021 will be a turning point for the Alpha Karting brand which also centralizes its logistics services in Nantes. This move goes with ensuring continuity in the services and support provided to its customers.

Arthur Rogeon makes his debut in the top category with legendary manufacturer CRG

Arthur Rogeon makes his debut in the top category with legendary manufacturer CRG Read more

The curtain fell on Arthur Rogeon’s 2020 season in November on the final evening of the world championship in Portugal. In-depth reflections then began to analyse the months that had passed to prepare the best strategy for the driver from the Pays de la Loire region of France to move up to OK, the top category in ‘traditional’ direct drive karting. After talking to several Italian factories, it was decided that the best course for him to follow would be to join CRG, winner of a raft of world titles.

The new WSK 2021 calendar (version 2)

The new WSK 2021 calendar (version 2) Read more

The new WSK Promotion calendar for karting season 2021 with all the categories entitled in each appointment is now available. WSK Promotion devised the new racing calendar for season 2021 making a little change to the dates of the opening of the season and, consequently, a modulation of some rounds due to the present sanitary situation.

Breaking news: BRP Rotax announces cancelation of RMC Grand Finals 2020 following the latest Covid-19 pandemic developments

Breaking news: BRP Rotax announces cancelation of RMC Grand Finals 2020 following the latest Covid-19 pandemic developments Read more

The Portuguese Government just announced a hard lockdown for the whole country starting on January 15th, 2021, for the next two weeks minimum, following the rising Covid-19 cases. BRP-Rotax carefully reviewed all facts about the impact of this new situation.

Christian Mansell joins BRDC British F3 for 2021 with Carlin

Christian Mansell joins BRDC British F3 for 2021 with Carlin Read more

British F4 race winner Christian Mansell will graduate to the BRDC British Formula 3 Championship this year with Carlin. The Australian, who won a race on his way to seventh in British F4, will stay with the Surrey based team with which he competed last season. Mansell's year in F4 included a victory at Brands Hatch in addition to four additional podium finishes.
 

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Felipe Massa, President of the CIK-FIA

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Felipe Massa, President of the CIK-FIA Read more

As everyone knows, nothing went as planned in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the face of unforeseen circumstances, it was necessary to react and adapt. The CIK-FIA quickly took the measure of this new context, but the decisions were taken without hesitation after many exchanges with the karting stakeholders.

Suleiman Zanfari joins MP Motorsport in Spanish F4 for 2021

Suleiman Zanfari joins MP Motorsport in Spanish F4 for 2021 Read more

2020 has been a complex sporting year to manage because of the pandemic. However, Suleiman Zanfari put in some interesting performances in his first F4 season in Spain. He intends to continue his experience and obtain good results in this Championship next year with the renowned MP Motorsport team.

Dino Beganovic moves up to Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine with PREMA for 2021

Dino Beganovic moves up to Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine with PREMA for 2021 Read more

PREMA Powerteam is proud to announce that Swedish racer Dino Beganovic will step up to the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine in 2021.  The 16-year-old driver joined the team for his rookie campaign in the 2020 Italian Formula 4 Championship, showing speed straight away. Over the season, he impressed for the progress he made, scoring two pole positions and claiming his maiden win at Imola. 

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Jean Todt, President of the FIA

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Jean Todt, President of the FIA Read more

The COVID-19 pandemic has made 2020 a particularly difficult year for the entire world, including the motorsport family. Nevertheless, the FIA Karting Championships were able to take place with good sporting representativeness in compliance with health protocols.

Rotax South Africa: A new dawn for Karting

Rotax South Africa: A new dawn for Karting Read more

It is with great excitement that we announce a new dawn for karting - Karting SA  (sanctioned by World of Motorsport South Africa - WOMZA). For far too long, the Rotax Max Challenge Series has been subjected to unpopular regulations and changes by MSA and its appointees which often are not even involved in karting at all. We are therefore creating a dedicated karting regulating body that listens to karters, clubs, promoters, circuits, etc. when making decisions.

CRG extends the agreement with Rasmus Joutsimies for 2021

CRG extends the agreement with Rasmus Joutsimies for 2021 Read more

CRG is pleased to announce the renewal of the contract for the 2021 season with the OK driver Rasmus Joutsimies. The Finnish driver did an excellent job in 2020 with the official team, culminating with the 8th place at the FIA ​​World Championship and CRG management decided to extend the collaboration also for the 2021 season to give continuity to a work that is going on in the right direction.

Are you coming to the 2021 ROTAX Karting Winter Cup

Are you coming to the 2021 ROTAX Karting Winter Cup Read more

Not yet booked your place on the grid for the 2021 ROTAX Karting Winter Cup at Circuito Karting Campillos. It takes place between February 19th and 21st in Spain, just three weeks after the Grand Finals at Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve!

IAME Winter Cup 2021 Date change!

IAME Winter Cup 2021 Date change! Read more

Due to new rules in the region of Valencia prohibiting sporting competitions to take place until the 31st of January, we feel the risk and uncertainty is too high to kick off our Karting season. The Winter Cup will be postponed one month to the 04-07 March, with an official collective test the weekend before.

WSK Promotion at work to find the best possible solutions for the 2021 racing calendar

WSK Promotion at work to find the best possible solutions for the 2021 racing calendar Read more

The persisting Covid-19 pandemic requires careful thinking regarding the start of season 2021. WSK Promotion is working to find the best possible solutions for the forthcoming season.  

NGM Motorsport moves to CRG

NGM Motorsport moves to CRG Read more

CRG is pleased to announce a new important technical collaboration agreement with the NGM Motorsport team, which from the 2021 season will use CRG technical material in all categories and championships in which the team will take part. In particular, the collaboration with CRG will be very close for the KZ2 category, in which the Venetian team will line up three drivers of undisputed value: Giacomo Pollini, Natalia Balbo and Leonardo Bizzotto. NGM Motorsport is a very important reality in the field of national and international karting and boasts in its palmares various Italian titles and two prestigious placings in FIA events: 3rd place in the KZ2 World Cup last year and 2nd place in the European Championship 2018.

JD Motorsport signs Eduardo Barrichello to Formula Regional European by Alpine

JD Motorsport signs Eduardo Barrichello to Formula Regional European by Alpine Read more

JD Motorsport is delighted to announce that Eduardo Barrichello will drive for the team in the 2021 Formula Regional European by Alpine championship. The 19-year-old Brazilian, son of former Formula 1 racer Rubens Barrichello, is coming from a positive 2020 season, having claimed three wins, nine podiums and three pole positions en-route to second place in last year's USF2000 Championship.

2021 IAME Winter Cup Important Information

2021 IAME Winter Cup Important Information Read more

The RGMMC race year will kick off at Internacional Circuito Lucas Guerrero in Valencia for the 4th edition of the 2021 IAME Winter Cup, 04/07 February, for X30 Mini, Junior and Senior. Entries are now open and link can be found on www.iameeuroseries.com Official closing date for this event is 12 January.

Entries accepted to the WSK Champions Cup in Adria

Entries accepted to the WSK Champions Cup in Adria Read more

Entries to the opening meeting of the season – the WSK Champions Cup scheduled in Adria on January 28-31 and open to categories MINI, OKJ, OK and KZ2 – will be accepted coming January 7th. The Winter Test will also take place in Adria in the weekend of January 23-24.