The major role of ASNs in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy

The major role of ASNs in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the FIA Karting Academy Trophy quickly established itself as a cost-effective detection tool for young talents and proven a success both in terms of grid numbers as well producing future stars of motorsport.

Lonato: Iglesias World Champion in KZ, Cunati wins in KZ2 and Elkin stars in Academy

Lonato: Iglesias World Champion in KZ, Cunati wins in KZ2 and Elkin stars in Academy Read more

At the end of the spectacular Finals, the Frenchman Jeremy Iglesias was crowned FIA Karting World Champion - KZ. The Italian Simone Cunati won the FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 and the Israel's Ariel Elkin won the FIA Karting Academy Trophy Final, while the American Connor Zilisch won the Trophy.

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.

Contrasting weather and lively heats at Lonato

Contrasting weather and lively heats at Lonato Read more

The evolution of the weather situation has again played an important role in the 18 Qualifying Heats held on Saturday, 3rd October at Lonato. The heavy rain in the morning was followed by sunny weather that allowed the track to dry out. Kremers (NLD) managed to keep the advantage in KZ, Giannoni (ITA) leads in KZ2 and Gubenko in the Academy.

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.

Pole, victories In the heats and third place in the European Championship for Vortex

Pole, victories In the heats and third place in the European Championship for Vortex Read more

At the end of the weekend in Genk, the RSZ and RTZ engines are getting another prestigious result thanks to Simo Puhakka (Tony Kart Racing Team) who gains the third position in the KZ FIA Karting European Championship.

Kremers and Gustavsson crowned at Genk, Zilisch on track for the Academy

Kremers and Gustavsson crowned at Genk, Zilisch on track for the Academy Read more

In perfect weather conditions, the last day of the Genk competition offered a high quality show to the fans of close racing from all over the world. In the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ, Stan Pex won the Final in front of Marijn Kremers who took the title. In the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ2, the scenario was similar with the victory of David Trefilov and the crowning of Viktor Gustavsson. By winning the Final of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, Connor Zilisch took a decisive option on the title.

Sunday Livestream: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk

Sunday Livestream: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

On Sunday 6th September, the new FIA Karting European Champions - KZ & KZ2 2020 will be announced, while the contenders for the FIA Karting Academy Trophy will become clearer. The list of entries in Genk is larger than that of the first competition in Adria thanks to several Wild Cards entered for Belgium.

Saturday Livestream: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk

Saturday Livestream: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

On Sunday 6th September, the new FIA Karting European Champions - KZ & KZ2 2020 will be announced, while the contenders for the FIA Karting Academy Trophy will become clearer. The list of entries in Genk is larger than that of the first competition in Adria thanks to several Wild Cards entered for Belgium.

Millel, Gustavsson and Braeken on pole position in Genk

Millel, Gustavsson and Braeken on pole position in Genk Read more

The FIA Karting competition in Genk started this Friday afternoon, 4th September, with the Qualifying Practice for the second round of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and the FIA Karting Academy Trophy. The health constraints in force in Belgium concerning the Covid-19 required the implementation of a very strict protocol, which made it hard for a significant number of drivers to reach the Genk venue. Sweden's Noah Millel and Viktor Gustavsson were the fastest in KZ and KZ2 respectively, while Belgium's Tom Braeken was the Academy pole position holder.

Livetiming: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk

Livetiming: 2nd round of the FIA Karting European Championship KZ, KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

On Sunday 6th September, the new FIA Karting European Champions - KZ & KZ2 2020 will be announced, while the contenders for the FIA Karting Academy Trophy will become clearer. The list of entries in Genk is larger than that of the first competition in Adria thanks to several Wild Cards entered for Belgium.

The first two European FIA Karting titles will be awarded in Belgium amid COVID-19 measures

The first two European FIA Karting titles will be awarded in Belgium amid COVID-19 measures Read more

While the Coronavirus is still active in several regions of the world, Belgium has adopted additional health control measures to prevent further infection. These will be applied in conjunction with the FIA guidelines during the FIA Karting Competition, which will take place as planned from 3rd to 6th September at the Genk "Home of Champions" circuit.

Interview with Kajus Siksnelis - a successful apprenticeship in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy

Interview with Kajus Siksnelis - a successful apprenticeship in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

Now 15 years old, Kajus Siksnelis comes from Lithuania where basketball is much more popular than motorsport! So the young kart racer did not hesitate to travel across Europe to make progress and build his reputation. The revelation of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy in 2018, he continued in the Competition the following year to win the title.

Maxime Furon Castelain puts the Luxembourg flag on the podium of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy

Maxime Furon Castelain puts the Luxembourg flag on the podium of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

Proud to represent his country in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, Luxembourg hopeful Maxime Furon Castelain fulfilled his mission perfectly at the opening event on the Italian circuit of Adria. Very fast, but also extremely consistent, combative but calm, Maxime concluded his faultless run on the second step of the Final podium. His 2nd position in the provisional Trophy ranking opens up great prospects for him.

Three worthy winners in Adria

Three worthy winners in Adria Read more

The first Competition of the FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and the FIA Karting Academy Trophy concluded on the circuit of Adria (ITA) after an excellent day of racing. In sunny and warm weather, the last Qualifying Heats preceded the three Finals on Sunday 16th August 2020. The Swedish Driver Gustavsson dominated the KZ2 Final just as the young American Zilisch mastered the Academy Final. The outcome was more uncertain in KZ before the Italian Irlando secured victory after leading for the entire race.

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

The Adria Karting Raceway hosts the first Competition of the FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 13th to 16th August. The Competition promises to be a tough one on the 1302 m Italian track, known to be demanding for Drivers, equipment and tyres in any circumstances.

Close-fought battles in Academy and KZ2, Puhakka dominates in KZ

Close-fought battles in Academy and KZ2, Puhakka dominates in KZ Read more

The weather was beautiful on Saturday, 15th August on the Adria circuit for a hot day dedicated to most of the Qualifying Heats for the first Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and the FIA Karting Academy Trophy. The Finn Simo Puhakka dominated KZ with two victories, while Jonathan Weywadt (DNK) and Connor Zilisch (USA) shared the lead in the Academy standings. Four Drivers stood out in KZ2: Danilo Albanese (ITA), Viktor Gustavsson (SWE), Simone Cunati (ITA) and Paavo Tonteri (FIN).

SATURDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy

SATURDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

The Adria Karting Raceway hosts the first Competition of the FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 13th to 16th August. The Competition promises to be a tough one on the 1302 m Italian track, known to be demanding for Drivers, equipment and tyres in any circumstances.

LIVETIMING: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy

LIVETIMING: FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy Read more

The Adria Karting Raceway hosts the first Competition of the FIA European Karting Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 13th to 16th August. The Competition promises to be a tough one on the 1302 m Italian track, known to be demanding for Drivers, equipment and tyres in any circumstances.

Qualifying full of suspense in the capricious weather of Adria

Qualifying full of suspense in the capricious weather of Adria Read more

The Friday, 14th August initially experienced stifling temperatures and high humidity. The approach of a storm delayed the running of the FIA Karting Competition in Adria a few minutes before the start of Qualifying Practice. The programme resumed after a one-hour break, in much cooler weather. In the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ, Irlando (ITA) took pole position, while Albanese (ITA) dominated the KZ2 category and Al Azhari (ARE) was the fastest in the FIA Karting Academy Trophy.

Suleiman Zanfari enters the Spanish F4 Championship

Suleiman Zanfari enters the Spanish F4 Championship Read more

A 15-year-old Moroccan hopeful, Suleiman has shone in karting on most international circuits. His official debut in F4 was disrupted, like all motorsport, by the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, the horizon is now opening up with the implementation of a new programme in the Spanish F4 Championship within Team GRS.

2019 FIA Karting best-of: Esteban Ocon, from karting to F1

2019 FIA Karting best-of: Esteban Ocon, from karting to F1 Read more

A Formula 1 driver with the Force India team in 2017 and 2018, Esteban developed with the support of Mercedes AMG F1 until 2019 before returning to the wheel with the Renault F1 Team alongside Daniel Ricciardo for 2020. Considered a young prodigy, Esteban has had to fight constantly to stay successful since his karting debut in 2004. Talent, determination and professionalism are among his great assets.

2019 FIA Karting best-of: 2019 season

2019 FIA Karting best-of: 2019 season Read more

The 2019 season of FIA Karting Championships, Cups and Trophies were organised over ten Competitions involving six categories in six European countries, Germany, Belgium, Finland, France, Italy and Sweden.

Birel ART Racing Team 2020: the drivers to keep winning!

Birel ART Racing Team 2020: the drivers to keep winning! Read more

After its world crown in 2019 to celebrate the brand's 60 years of existence, the Birel ART Racing Team is getting ready for more success in 2020. International high-level competition remains the scene of the most spectacular sporting and technical confrontations between the main chassis manufacturers, and Birel ART intends to showcase its skill by aiming for the top places in the four categories in which it is involved.

LINE-UP! Tony Kart Racing Team presents it's new drivers line-up for 2020

LINE-UP! Tony Kart Racing Team presents it's new drivers line-up for 2020 Read more

After defining the starting line up and the races calendar for the 2020 season of the Tony Kart Racing Team, the squad is ready to get on track for all the main international events of the 60 Mini, OKJ, OK and KZ /KZ2 classes. The Tony Kart Racing Team also presents the list of official drivers for the 2020-season.

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting Read more

At its meeting on 4th December 2019 in Paris (FRA), the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of the proposals of the International Karting Commission.

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting

Recent decisions of the FIA World Motor Sport Council concerning Karting Read more

At its meeting on 4th October 2019 in Cologne (DEU), the FIA World Motor Sport Council took the following decisions on the basis of the proposals of the International Karting Commission.

The FIA Karting KZ, KZ2 European Championships and Academy Trophy in Lonato in 2020

The FIA Karting KZ, KZ2 European Championships and Academy Trophy in Lonato in 2020 Read more

The International Federation FIA Karting has assigned the opener of the KZ and KZ2 European Championship 2020 to the South Garda Karting Circuit. The race will take place on May 3rd in a joint event with the opener of the Academy Trophy. This rewards the circuit of Lonato that has organized FIA Karting events in the past two years.