Pierre-Henri Raphanel from Karting to Pilote Officiel of Bugatti

Pierre-Henri Raphanel from Karting to Pilote Officiel of Bugatti Read more

With a racing career that peaked with Formula One and the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Pierre-Henri Raphanel knows exactly what it takes to control raw power, outstanding performance and high speeds under pressure from behind the wheel. At Bugatti, he has been using that rich experience and deep expertise since 2005, when he became the first – and only – Pilote Officiel of the brand. “I always knew I was destined for a life on the track and behind the wheel,” says Pierre-Henri. “Having started in karting, I knew from a very young age that I wanted to pursue a career interwoven with motorsport.”

Winner new Karting Champions League wins Spanish F4 season seat with MP Motorsport

Winner new Karting Champions League wins Spanish F4 season seat with MP Motorsport Read more

The Karting Champions League is the new player within the karting world where its basis, arrive & drive, is unique for a championship. Everyone in each of the five classes races the same kart with the same set-up, the engines are changed every weekend and for a fixed amount per year.

Born Brave: from karting to F1 - Fernando Alonso: Embracing the samurai

Born Brave: from karting to F1 - Fernando Alonso: Embracing the samurai Read more

In partnership with Crypto.com, Aston Martin Aramco Cognizant Formula One® Team driver Fernando Alonso opens up about his biggest fear, dealing with failure, and how to be one step ahead of your rivals as he explores his affinity with Japan’s ancient, feudal samurai warriors.

Super Cup and Formula 4 join the 2023 F1ESTA

Super Cup and Formula 4 join the 2023 F1ESTA Read more

The Gran Turismo Mexico (GTM) Super Cup category, as well as the Formula 4 NACAM Championship, will form part of the track action during the Formula 1 Gran Premio De La Ciudad De México 2023 Presented by Heineken, to be held across the weekend of October 27-29 at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.

2021 FIA Karting best-of : Théo Pourchaire: from karting to the doors of F1

2021 FIA Karting best-of : Théo Pourchaire: from karting to the doors of F1 Read more

A young French motorsport hopeful, Théo Pourchaire has always been precocious in his progress from karting. He had a remarkable season in the FIA F2 Championship in 2021, but there was no lack of setbacks. It takes more than that to dampen the spirits of this 18-year-old driver with an engaging personality, who stands out for his straightforwardness and his closeness with his family. He is preparing for his entry into Formula 1 without any great pressure and the maturity that emerges from his words contrasts with his youth and his ever-smiling attitude. 

Giancarlo Tinini's 2021 review: "Close relationship with Max and Lewis as both raced for CRG"

Giancarlo Tinini's 2021 review: "Close relationship with Max and Lewis as both raced for CRG" Read more

Now that 2021 is definitely over, CRG boss Giancarlo Tinini draws up a sporting and commercial review of the past year, anticipating the most important themes of the upcoming new season.

Former F1-driver Jaime Alguersuari to make return in karting with CRG

Former F1-driver Jaime Alguersuari to make return in karting with CRG Read more

CRG is pleased to announce the collaboration agreement with former F1 driver Jaime Alguersuari, who will be competing with the official Racing Team of the Italian Factory in the FIA ​​European Championship and in the FIA ​​World Championship of the KZ class.

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Barcelona - Round 2: 34 drivers ready for another weekend with F1

Formula Regional EU by Alpine: Barcelona - Round 2: 34 drivers ready for another weekend with F1 Read more

After the fantastic racing in Imola, at the opening Round of the Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine – certified by FIA, on the Enzo and Dino Ferrari F1 circuit, with the excellent wins by the Spanish David Vidales (Prema Powerteam) and the Swiss Grégoire Saucy (ART Grand Prix), teams and drivers are now already at the Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya, in the occasion of the Formula 1 Aramco Gran Premio De España 2021.

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Jordon Lennox-Lamb

2020 FIA Karting Best-of: Jordon Lennox-Lamb Read more

Jordon Lennox-Lamb became team manager of a factory team in 2019 when he was only 27 years old, and it wasn't long before his new status became a reality with his first European Championship with Sweden's Viktor Gustavsson in the KZ2 category.

VIDEO: Charles Leclerc drives shifterkart in Lonato, Italy

VIDEO: Charles Leclerc drives shifterkart in Lonato, Italy Read more

Charles Leclerc drives at the South Garda Karting Circuit in Lonato , Italy in a shifterkart. He is testing ahead of the Formula One season start (3rd.5th of July) to stay fit. He is driving his own kartbrand: Charles Leclerc kart.

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

Lando Norris reveals he’s been driving an F3 car and doing some karting next week to prepare for F1

Lando Norris reveals he’s been driving an F3 car and doing some karting next week to prepare for F1 Read more

Having spent months entertaining fans by streaming his virtual racing exploits, Lando Norris has returned to a physical cockpit for the first time since pre-season testing in February, as he took the wheel of a Formula 3 racer to try and get himself back in the groove ahead of F1’s return in July. The McLaren driver teamed up with the Carlin squad with which he won the 2017 European Formula 3 championship for the test at Silverstone this week.

Charles Leclerc believes karting mentor Jules Bianchi deserved Ferrari seat more

Charles Leclerc believes karting mentor Jules Bianchi deserved Ferrari seat more Read more

Charles Leclerc believes his friend and mentor Jules Bianchi deserved his seat at Ferrari. The 22-year-old driver rose through karting's ranks with great support of Bianchi who was 8 years older. At the time Leclerc made the switch from karting to cars, Bianchi had just reached Formula 1. As member of Ferrari's Driver Academy he got a chance at Marussia. A huge crash during the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix left the talented French driver with severe head injuries. Nine months later Bianchi died because of his injuries.

Hiltbrand (OK), Spina (OKJ) and Skulanov (MINI) take the win at the WSK Super Master Series in Adria

Hiltbrand (OK), Spina (OKJ) and Skulanov (MINI) take the win at the WSK Super Master Series in Adria Read more

The finals of the WSK Super Master Series in Adria have been tight and hard-fought. The victories went to Pedro Hiltbrand (Tony Kart-Vortex/Tony Kart Racing Team) in OK, Alfio Andrea Spina (KR-Iame-Vega/KR Motorsport) in OK-Junior and Gerasim Skulanov (IPK-TM Racing-Vega/Formula K) in Mini.

4-year old son of Kimi Raikkonen drives for the first time in a go-kart

4-year old son of Kimi Raikkonen drives for the first time in a go-kart Read more

Kimi Raikkonen has a break from the Formula 1 and therefore also more time for his family. The Finnish F1-driver thought it was time for his 4 year old son Robin to go in a go-kart for the first time. “Aceman begins” says the caption below the photo that Raikkonen has put on Instagram.

WSK Euro Series at the starting blocks in Sarno (I)

WSK Euro Series at the starting blocks in Sarno (I) Read more

WSK Euro Series will be valid as Italian OK and OKJ Championship. Drivers on track from March 28th to 31st competing for categories KZ2, OK, OK Junior and 60 Mini.