WKA Manufacturers Cup and WKA America Event Combined and Set to Take Place at Whiteland Raceway Park with New Date

WKA Manufacturers Cup and WKA America Event Combined and Set to Take Place at Whiteland Raceway Park with New Date Read more

In an ever-evolving 2020 schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the overlapping of race dates across the country, the World Karting Association (WKA) has combined a pair of events to alleviate a race weekend and potentially decrease costs for teams and competitors.

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix announces new race partnership

Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix announces new race partnership Read more

Having just completed its 25th year in 2019, the Xtream Rock Island Grand Prix kart race has announced a new partnership designed to ensure this great event continues for another 25 years. It was announced earlier this year that the race has been suspended for 2020 due to Covid-19 restrictions but will return in 2021.

Rotax Racing CKT Round #1

Rotax Racing CKT Round #1 Read more

The Colorado Karting Tour finally kicked-off its season in the COVID-19 effected year at the beautiful Grand Junction Motor Speedway facility.

Motorsport South Africa: COVID-19 communique

Motorsport South Africa: COVID-19 communique Read more

MSA is aware that the Regulations published on 28 May 2020 in the government gazette allow professional non-contact sport to continue under the published regulations “… as per directions issued by the Cabinet member responsible for sport….”. These directions are yet to be published.

BRP-Rotax has decided to postpone the 2020 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals till January 2021! New location: Portimão in Portugal

BRP-Rotax has decided to postpone the 2020 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals till January 2021! New location: Portimão in Portugal Read more

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and current travel restrictions, BRP-Rotax has decided to postpone the 2020 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals till January 2021, and to change the location to the city of Portimão in Portugal. The 2020 RMC Grand Finals will take place in Portimão, Portugal, from January 23 to January 30, 2021.

Rotax Racing CKT Round #1

Rotax Racing CKT Round #1 Read more

The Colorado Karting Tour finally kicked-off its season in the COVID-19 effected year at the beautiful Grand Junction Motor Speedway facility.  The GJMS facility has played host to several high profile events in its day as the facility offers a picturesque and challenging circuit which did not disappoint at the opening CKT event.

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.

W Series reveals plans for 2020 and 2021

W Series reveals plans for 2020 and 2021 Read more

Owing to the global COVID-19 pandemic, W Series, the international single-seater motor racing series for female drivers only, today announces that it will not stage on-track races until 2021. The decision not to proceed with W Series’ eight-race on-track programme for 2020 – which was scheduled to start in St Petersburg, Russia, on May 30 and finish in Mexico City, Mexico, on October 31 – has been taken in consultation with the FIA, F1, DTM and W Series’ partners and suppliers. However, plans are already in place for a bigger and better W Series season in 2021, including at least two races on the Formula 1 calendar, in Austin, Texas, USA, and in Mexico City, Mexico

Circuito Internazionale Napoli in Sarno! Sorrentino family: "We are taking the necessary precautions to restart our activities"

Circuito Internazionale Napoli in Sarno! Sorrentino family: "We are taking the necessary precautions to restart our activities" Read more

At the foot of the Vesuvius volcano, the Circuito Internazionale Napoli in Sarno is a great venue for kart racing which has been regularly included in the FIA Karting Competition calendar for many years. Under the guidance of Giuseppe Sorrentino, both the site and the track are constantly being improved to the delight of the competitors, who often cite it as one of their favourite circuits.

Motorsport UK Opens Throttle on Restarting Motorsport from 4th July

Motorsport UK Opens Throttle on Restarting Motorsport from 4th July Read more

Motorsport UK has announced that in anticipation of motorsport restarting in the UK from 4th July, it is inviting online permit applications from 1st June 2020. Motorsport is currently suspended throughout the UK until 30th June 2020. Following ongoing positive dialogue with the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and having set out its strategy and anticipated conditions for restarting motorsport disciplines, the governing body is now moving to its next phase of getting the sport back on track. Further details will be communicated following the next Motorsport UK Board meeting of 3rd June.

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.   

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

WSK Promotion at work for the restart of the sporting season

WSK Promotion at work for the restart of the sporting season Read more

Among the objectives, recovering the postponed races considering also the chance of two events per weekend and sanitary safety through a protocol to allow the restart of WSK Championships.

CRG Karting: A season that could be revolutionized

CRG Karting: A season that could be revolutionized Read more

As all the sectors of International sports, including F1 and football, karting has to face the Covid-19 emergency trying to evaluate all the options available to save the season, despite still there are no certainties on the time needed to end this sanitary emergency and all the restrictions imposed by the Governments of all over the globe.

First Rotax SIM RACING Challenge

First Rotax SIM RACING Challenge Read more

BRP-Rotax is very pleased to announce the launch of a special event for the worldwide Rotax family, as well as everyone else interested to participate: the first-ever Rotax SIM RACING Challenge, a virtual reality race on the platform of iRacing.com.

The two races of WSK Super Master Series scheduled for May have been postponed

The two races of WSK Super Master Series scheduled for May have been postponed Read more

The Covid-19 emergency requires a reschedule of the WSK calendar and the two events originally scheduled for May 3rd in La Conca and May 24th in Sarno have been “frozen” and postponed. The promoter is committed to define a new calendar and to have a regular running of the 2020 WSK Championships.

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.

Remo Racing Iame X30: IAME Series Australia cancelled for 2020

Remo Racing Iame X30: IAME Series Australia cancelled for 2020 Read more

With the situation changing rapidly with the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic & with State Government laws about closing borders and not allowing interstate competitors to compete, we have had to cancel the IAME Series Australia planned this year.

MSA: National Lockdown

MSA: National Lockdown Read more

MSA offices are now closed and will reopen when the national lockdown brought about by the coronavirus is lifted by the government.

MSA: COVID-19 and Motorsport

MSA: COVID-19 and Motorsport Read more

Since its communication this past Monday, MSA has been closely monitoring the developments with regard to the coronavirus pandemic.

DEKM Update: Ampfing race weekend cancelled, new race weekend within the ADAC Kart Masters

DEKM Update: Ampfing race weekend cancelled, new race weekend within the ADAC Kart Masters Read more

In the past weeks, we have been monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation very closely and have been taking all measures to ensure we are ready if possible to start the championship as planned.