WSK Final: the last race of the year in Adria

WSK Final: the last race of the year in Adria Read more

The last racing weekend of the year for International Karting has already begun with the first free practice of the WSK Final. The event scheduled in Adria will be the last competitive match for the drivers of the Mini, Junior, OK and KZ2 classes, after a long season structured on over 20 meetings which include FIA, WSK and Trophy events.

Ben Sulayem appoints VP motor sport candidates for the Americas

Ben Sulayem appoints VP motor sport candidates for the Americas Read more

FIA Presidential candidate Mohammed ben Sulayem is delighted to announce that Fabiana Ecclestone and Daniel Coen will be standing for the post of Vice President Sport for South America and North America regions respectively.

Livestream Race 2: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Circuit Paul Ricard

Livestream Race 2: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Circuit Paul Ricard Read more

It’s racing weekend at Circuit Paul Ricard, for the fourth round of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine – certified by FIA and co-organized by ACI Sport and Alpine.

Maxime Furon-Castelain will participate to DEKM 2021

Maxime Furon-Castelain will participate to DEKM 2021 Read more

Maxime Furon-Castelain, the young Luxembourg motorsport talent, opens its 2021 season with a new challenge: DEKM, the International E-Karting Championship approved by FIA.

Livestream Race 1: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Circuit Paul Ricard

Livestream Race 1: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine at Circuit Paul Ricard Read more

It’s racing weekend at Circuit Paul Ricard, for the fourth round of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine – certified by FIA and co-organized by ACI Sport and Alpine.

Live timing: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine of Round 4 at Circuit Paul Ricard

Live timing: Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine of Round 4 at Circuit Paul Ricard Read more

In the second 50 minutes practice session of the Friday, Grégoire Saucy (ART Grand Prix) confirms to be the fastest also with new tires, obtaining a very good lap time (1:57.937), being the only driver to go below 1:58.000. Behind him, his teammate, Gabriele Minì, stopping the watch at 1:58.275, so not as close as he might have wanted, but still in a potential first row. 

Sunday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Sunday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Saturday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Saturday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Livetiming and Results: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Livetiming and Results: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

The eighth edition of Italian F.4 Championship starts at Le Castellet with 37 cars on track

The eighth edition of Italian F.4 Championship starts at Le Castellet with 37 cars on track Read more

Record numbers for the eighth edition of the Italian F.4. 37 single-seater will be deployed at the start of Paul Ricard race, 12 the teams involved and 18 the nationalities represented from 4 different continents

FIA Karting: Keeping karting on track, Felipe Massa looks back at 2020

FIA Karting: Keeping karting on track, Felipe Massa looks back at 2020 Read more

FIA International Karting Commission President Felipe Massa looks back on a successful year for the discipline last year, despite the pandemic, and explains why there’s a huge amount to be excited about in 2021.

Livetiming Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Barcelona, collective tests, 33 drivers ready for two full days

Livetiming Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Barcelona, collective tests, 33 drivers ready for two full days Read more

The second collective tests appointment of the year will take place this Thursday and Friday on the F1 track of the Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya. 33 drivers of 12 teams will continue their preparation to start the first season of the new Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine – certified by FIA, with the co-organization of ACI Sport and Alpine.

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Riccardo Patrese - World Champion and driver’s father

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Riccardo Patrese - World Champion and driver’s father Read more

A true Formula 1 legend with 256 Grand Prix contested, six victories and three podiums in the World Championship standings, Riccardo Patrese was also a talented kart racer who won the world title in 1974. For the past four years, the Italian from Padua has once again frequented the karting paddocks to follow his young son Lorenzo, who is a 15 year old OK driver.

Maksymilian Obst joins CRG in the OK Junior category

Maksymilian Obst joins CRG in the OK Junior category Read more

CRG is pleased to announce the polish Maksymilian Obst as a new official driver for the OK-Junior category. The agreement consists of his participation to all the FIA races (European Championship and World Championship) together with an accessory program, which includes the most important WSK events and the Champions of the Future Series.

The first female driver to join the Ferrari Driver Academy is Maya Weug

The first female driver to join the Ferrari Driver Academy is Maya Weug Read more

16 year-old Maya Weug is about to make history with Ferrari. The Dutch girl, born in Spain, with a Belgian mother and a Dutch father, is the first woman driver to join the Ferrari Driver Academy. Maya outshone the other girls at the evaluation camp which took place last week at the Scuderia headquarters in Maranello, as the final stage of the FIA “Girls on Track-Rising Stars” programme.

2020 FIA Karting best-of: covid protocol, races without spectators, but not without passion

2020 FIA Karting best-of: covid protocol, races without spectators, but not without passion Read more

As soon as the COVID-19 pandemic emerged, the FIA worked with the Medical Commission headed by Professor Saillant, on an infection-control protocol to guarantee optimal safety for the organisation of the Competitions. The CIK-FIA then used this procedure for the FIA Karting Championships.

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.

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.

FIA launches disciplinary inquiry into incidents at Lonato karting event

FIA launches disciplinary inquiry into incidents at Lonato karting event Read more

The FIA has launched an official disciplinary inquiry into the incidents that took place on 4 October 2020 at the FIA Karting KZ World Championship in Lonato, Italy.

FIA statement in relation to KZ World Championship in Lonato

FIA statement in relation to KZ World Championship in Lonato Read more

The FIA and ACI are deeply concerned by the disturbing events that occurred yesterday during the FIA Karting KZ World Championship in Lonato, Italy, involving drivers, team members and track officials. The FIA has launched an immediate investigation in to the incidents.

Sunday Livestream: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato

Sunday Livestream: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato Read more

South Garda Karting circuit at Lonato has been asked to host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ, the FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 and the third competition of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 2nd to 4th October.

Saturday Livestream: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato

Saturday Livestream: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato Read more

South Garda Karting circuit at Lonato has been asked to host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ, the FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 and the third competition of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 2nd to 4th October.

Livetiming: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato

Livetiming: FIA World Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Lonato Read more

South Garda Karting circuit at Lonato has been asked to host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ, the FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 and the third competition of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 2nd to 4th October.

FIA World Championship: Lonato in the spotlight again in 2020

FIA World Championship: Lonato in the spotlight again in 2020 Read more

Impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 will bring the Lonato venue back to the forefront of international competition for the second time in a row. After the withdrawal of Le Mans, the South Garda Karting circuit has been asked to host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ, the FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 and the third competition of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 2nd to 4th October.

Great suspense for the conquest of the European titles at Wackersdorf

Great suspense for the conquest of the European titles at Wackersdorf Read more

The 2020 FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior will be held at the Prokart Raceland in Wackersdorf in Germany from 11th to 13th September. The FIA has adopted a new infection-control protocol adapted to the development of the COVID-19 pandemic to reinforce everyone's safety and allow the smooth running of the competition. Both categories each have a favourite, but the destinations of the titles are far from a foregone conclusion.

CRG in Spain for the 1st round of the OK-OKJ European Championship

CRG in Spain for the 1st round of the OK-OKJ European Championship Read more

International Karting has finally returned on the eve of the 1st FIA race of the season: the European Championship for the OK and OK Junior classes, which this year due to COVID-19, will be held over 3 races instead of 4 after the cancellation of the scheduled race in Kristianstad, Sweden. Spain also risked to be cancelled due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus in the region of Aragón, but the FIA promoter managed to confirm the event and, albeit with many precautions, without the public as spectators and with many drivers being absent, the season will officially begin. After Spain, the season events move to the Italian track in Sarno on August 23rd and will close in Germany in Wackersdorf on September 13th.

Red Bull Junior Team driver Jüri Vips with KIC

Red Bull Junior Team driver Jüri Vips with KIC Read more

KIC Motorsport signed Estonian Red Bull junior program driver Jüri Vips - All three KIC Motorsport drivers in excellent pace at test days in Imola

FIA Girls on Track – Rising Stars’ Launched in partnership with Scuderia Ferrari

FIA Girls on Track – Rising Stars’ Launched in partnership with Scuderia Ferrari Read more

Young women drivers are poised to become Ferrari’s first-ever female racing professionals as a result of an exciting and innovative talent detection programme by the FIA Women in Motorsport Commission and its first major partner, Scuderia Ferrari.

Round 2 of the Champions of the Future at Zuera plans to go ahead! Entries re-open 8 june 2020

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