Freddie Slater and Kosmic World Championship in OK Junior, strong performance Ean Eyckmans

Freddie Slater and Kosmic World Championship in OK Junior, strong performance Ean Eyckmans Read more

This is an OK and OKJ FIA Karting World Championship very important to the Kosmic Kart brand, which in Portimao climbs onto the first step of the podium in the OKJ category.

A first binding World Championship for the Exprit Racing Team

A first binding World Championship for the Exprit Racing Team Read more

Despite the high quality of the technical material in wet conditions too, the results in Portimao do not fully reflect the potential of the Exprit Racing Team.

Disappointment for the Leclerc by Lennox Racing Team

Disappointment for the Leclerc by Lennox Racing Team Read more

The FIA Karting World Championship weekend was one of those events marked in red on the Leclerc By Lennox Racing team’s calendar. However, the heavy rain, combined with highly variable weather conditions and the track at the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve, shuffled the deck several times, making it difficult for drivers from as early on as the timed practice sessions. Finding themselves stuck in the middle of the group, knocks and penalties ultimately prevented them and the team from exploiting their full potential and frustrated much of the development work done with the TM Racing-powered CL Karting by Birel ART chassis.

Top ten for CRG in Portugal at the FIA Karting World Championship

Top ten for CRG in Portugal at the FIA Karting World Championship Read more

The FIA ​​Karting World Championship for the OK and OKJ classes ended with a positive balance for the CRG colours. Despite a difficult weather, which alternated between dry and wet conditions several times over the weekend, Rasmuss Joutsimies and Rubén Moya López ended the Final in the top ten, in 8th and 10th place respectively.

Sunday Livestream of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior

Sunday Livestream of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior Read more

The FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has been rescheduled to the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portugal from 5th to 8th November 2020. The circuit of Portimão, in the south of Portugal, received its last CIK-FIA Competition in June 2016 for the OK and OK-Junior European Championships as well as the Academy Trophy. Located within a superb complex dedicated to motorsport, which has just been awarded the Portuguese F1 Grand Prix, the karting facilities include a 1531 metre long track, full of gradient changes, fast and spectacular.

Saturday Livestream of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior

Saturday Livestream of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior Read more

The FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has been rescheduled to the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portugal from 5th to 8th November 2020. The circuit of Portimão, in the south of Portugal, received its last CIK-FIA Competition in June 2016 for the OK and OK-Junior European Championships as well as the Academy Trophy. Located within a superb complex dedicated to motorsport, which has just been awarded the Portuguese F1 Grand Prix, the karting facilities include a 1531 metre long track, full of gradient changes, fast and spectacular.

Results of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior

Results of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior Read more

The FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has been rescheduled to the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portugal from 5th to 8th November 2020. The circuit of Portimão, in the south of Portugal, received its last CIK-FIA Competition in June 2016 for the OK and OK-Junior European Championships as well as the Academy Trophy. Located within a superb complex dedicated to motorsport, which has just been awarded the Portuguese F1 Grand Prix, the karting facilities include a 1531 metre long track, full of gradient changes, fast and spectacular.

Live timing of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior

Live timing of the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior Read more

The FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has been rescheduled to the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portugal from 5th to 8th November 2020. The circuit of Portimão, in the south of Portugal, received its last CIK-FIA Competition in June 2016 for the OK and OK-Junior European Championships as well as the Academy Trophy. Located within a superb complex dedicated to motorsport, which has just been awarded the Portuguese F1 Grand Prix, the karting facilities include a 1531 metre long track, full of gradient changes, fast and spectacular.

Tony Kart Racing Team on the occasion of the last round of the Champions of the Future

Tony Kart Racing Team on the occasion of the last round of the Champions of the Future Read more

On the occasion of the last round of the Champions of the Future, theTony Kart Racing Team drivers were testing the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve. With the races valid for the Champions of the Future going on stage this weekend

Arthur Rogeon, a Junior brimming with hope 3 days from the World Championship

Arthur Rogeon, a Junior brimming with hope 3 days from the World Championship Read more

The 2020 season has been completely unlike any other. All kart races on French soil have been cancelled in the wake of the latest government decisions. However, the world championships in the OK and OK-Junior categories will go ahead as scheduled, unless there is some last-minute upset, next weekend (6-8 November) at Portimao in the south of Portugal. Arthur Rogeon from the Pays de la Loire region is one of France’s hopes in the Junior category, and he is already on the spot like the majority of his rivals in this eagerly-awaited world championship event. In the Algarve he raced in the second and last round of the Champions of the Future Series to play himself in. Make no mistake, the Exprit Racing Team driver is primed and raring to go!

The Champions of the Future from Birel ART ready for the World Championship

The Champions of the Future from Birel ART ready for the World Championship Read more

The Champions of the Future series held at Portimao was the perfect time to hold a final rehearsal in optimal conditions before the FIA Karting World Championship in the OK and OK-Junior categories. This was on the minds of all the drivers, who gathered a lot of information in preparation for the biggest event of the season. In terms of results, Polish driver Timoteusz Kucharczyk proved to be the top representative of the official Birel ART Racing team.

Felipe Massa: “What happened in Lonato was serious, it is not an example for young kids”

Felipe Massa: “What happened in Lonato was serious, it is not an example for young kids” Read more

Very involved in his role as President of the FIA International Karting Commission, Felipe Massa was determined to meet the different players in the 2020 FIA Karting Competitions, first during the European Championship - OK & Junior in July, then in Italy at the World Championship - KZ. Despite the tight schedule between August and November, the Brazilian was pleased with the success of the current racing season.

Kosmic Kart Racing Department preparing to get back on track for the last round of the Champions of the Future

Kosmic Kart Racing Department preparing to get back on track for the last round of the Champions of the Future Read more

Less than two weeks before the World Championship, the Kosmic Kart Racing Department is getting ready for the Champions of the Future. After more than one-month break, the Kosmic Kart Racing Department is preparing to get back on track, this time for the last round of the Champions Of The Future, starting this weekend

Tony Kart Racing Team ready for the last round of the Champions of the Future

Tony Kart Racing Team ready for the last round of the Champions of the Future Read more

The OK and OK Junior categories get back on track in Portimao where the FIA Karting World Championship is taking place in less than two weeks.

FIA Karting World Championship: Much-awaited Competition at Portimão

FIA Karting World Championship: Much-awaited Competition at Portimão Read more

Initially scheduled to take place in Brazil, the FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has been rescheduled very early in the season in Portugal to cope with the difficulties generated by the COVID-19 pandemic. 177 Drivers are committed to participating in the last and probably most exciting Competition of the season at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve from 5th to 8th November 2020.

An excellent pace thwarted by misfortune at the FIA Karting World Championship

An excellent pace thwarted by misfortune at the FIA Karting World Championship Read more

Despite the excellent initial expectations, the outcome of the KZ World Championship and the KZ2 International Super Cup was not the one hoped for by the Leclerc by Lennox Racing team, whose drivers still showed a winning pace behind the wheel of the CL Karting by Birel ART chassis with TM Racing engines.

FIA Karting - CIK-FIA agrees to defer Brazil’s hosting of the FIA Karting World Championship from 2020 to 2021

FIA Karting - CIK-FIA agrees to defer Brazil’s hosting of the FIA Karting World Championship from 2020 to 2021 Read more

A new European venue will be selected for 2020, while Birigui will be back on the calendar next year.

FIA Karting best-of 2019: Gabriele Mini' Rookie of the Year

FIA Karting best-of 2019: Gabriele Mini' Rookie of the Year Read more

In order to highlight the emergence of young talents at the highest level of Competition, each year the CIK-FIA compiles a specific ranking of Drivers aged up to 16, participating for the first time in the FIA Karting World Championship and the FIA Karting European Championship in the OK category. Among the thirty or so drivers meeting these criteria, the Italian Gabriele Mini' has distinguished himself remarkably well throughout the season. He scored the highest number of points and has been named Rookie of the Year for 2019.

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.

Vortex: a successful 2019

Vortex: a successful 2019 Read more

The season just ended has really been rich in prestigious victories for Vortex, World Champion in OKJ and always playing a leading role throughout the year and in all categories. A year studded with podiums and big satisfactions.

French karting champion Emilien Denner will take his first steps in Single-seater racing

French karting champion Emilien Denner will take his first steps in Single-seater racing Read more

The 17 year old Strasbourg driver will head to the southern hemisphere series on the back of an impressive season in karting in KZ2 in which he won the FIA Karting KZ2 International Supercup during the FIA Karting World Championship held in Italy in Sept.’19 and the 30° Trofeo Andrea Margutti, as well as finishing second in the FIA Karting European Championship with the win of FIA Europe Round 2 in Sarno in what is considered as one of the best and epic FIA Final of the last years. He was also third in the 2018 CIK-FIA European KZ2 Championship and is widely regarded as one of the best young karting talents in the world.

Gabriele Minì crowned FIA Karting Rookie of the Year 2019

Gabriele Minì crowned FIA Karting Rookie of the Year 2019 Read more

In order to highlight the emergence of young talents at the highest level of competition, each year the CIK-FIA organises a specific classification for Drivers up to 16 years of age participating in the FIA Karting World Championship and in the FIA Karting European Championship in the OK category for the first time. Among the thirty Drivers who met these criteria, the Italian Gabriele Minì has been remarkably prominent throughout the season. He had the most points in the fight to be named Rookie of the Year 2019.

The series of podiums continues for Alex Powell

The series of podiums continues for Alex Powell Read more

The young Jamaican go-kart champion Alex Powell has distinguished himself throughout the five meetings of the famous Italian Championship of 2019. After another podium at the beginning of September at the closing event at Val Vibrata,  the Mercedes F1 Junior Team protégé concluded his Championship with a convincing 3rd position overall in the 60 Mini category. With the Energy Corse team, Alex is now focused on the last major events of the season, with a major step to be taken very soon for the motorsport hopeful.

The World Championship in Lonato ended with a great success in terms of drivers and spectators participation

The World Championship in Lonato ended with a great success in terms of drivers and spectators participation Read more

The Circuit South Garda Karting has staged the event that awarded the FIA Karting World Championship KZ to the Dutch driver Marijn Kremers on BirelArt-Tm-Bridgestone and the International Super Cup KZ2 to the French Emilien Denner on Sodi-Tm-Bridgestone. The victory in Academy Trophy went to Singapore’s Christian Ho, but the title to the Lithuanian Kajus Siksnelis. The FIA Karting World Championship in Lonato will be remembered for the great participation and the new record of 260 drivers, but also for the exceptional presence of spectators. Such an amount of fans had not been seen at a karting track for a while and crowded the immense grandstand at the South Garda Karting circuit.

Tony Kart On The World Podium

Tony Kart On The World Podium Read more

Kajus Siksnelis conquers the third step of the podium in the FIA Karting World Championship – Junior in Alahärmä, preceding the official driver Josep Maria Martì. During the intense weekend, the Tony Kart - Vortex duo shows all his qualities even in the hardest conditions.

Bertuca a revelation with Birel ART at the World Championship

Bertuca a revelation with Birel ART at the World Championship Read more

The 2019 FIA Karting World Championship in Finland proved to be a much more difficult race than expected for all competitors. On the Alahärmä circuit, where drivers lacked experience, the changeable weather added to the harshness of the situation. Despite the extremely difficult conditions, the Birel ART team never gave up and took several of their drivers to the Finals. And especially, the Italian Cristian Bertuca, who managed to earn his place in the top 10. 

The CRG drivers very competitive but unlucky at the OK and OKJ World Championship

The CRG drivers very competitive but unlucky at the OK and OKJ World Championship Read more

The wet asphalt betrayed Bortoleto at the start of the OK final (4th in the starting grid). Vieira Galli was immediately out for a contact as well, whilst a double penalty in the heats deprived Hiltbrand of the qualification for the final, so as for Gallo and Hakalehto in OKJ.

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA 2019 Karting World Championship at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit, Finland

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA 2019 Karting World Championship at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit, Finland Read more

The 2019 FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK and Junior will take place in Finland from 6th to 8th September at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit. A much-anticipated event for this country of motorsport enthusiasts, the major world event promises to be full of suspense on a spectacular and fast track with a big field of more than 200 Drivers, gathering the best talents from 44 nations on five continents.

SATURDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA 2019 Karting World Championship at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit, Finland

SATURDAY LIVESTREAM: FIA 2019 Karting World Championship at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit, Finland Read more

The 2019 FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK and Junior will take place in Finland from 6th to 8th September at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit. A much-anticipated event for this country of motorsport enthusiasts, the major world event promises to be full of suspense on a spectacular and fast track with a big field of more than 200 Drivers, gathering the best talents from 44 nations on five continents.