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.

Parolin: Strong international progress confirmed at the World Championship

Parolin: Strong international progress confirmed at the World Championship Read more

Parolin Racing Kart's efforts extend to every category in Karting. Noted for several seasons by its dominance among the youngest drivers, Parolin also benefits from its success in Junior and OK to increase its presence throughout the market. In Finland, at the FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK and Junior, the Italian brand was the third largest chassis manufacturer with 16 drivers entered in its colours. Meanwhile, the performance was there with Racing Team drivers Gabriele Mini' in OK and James Wharton in Junior.

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.

Very selective day in Alahärmä

Very selective day in Alahärmä Read more

24 Qualifying Heats out of 36 took place on Saturday, 7th September on the Alahärmä track as part of the FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK & Junior. Although it is impossible to know the actual and final positions before Sunday at midday, the day highlighted very positive performances by some participants, while others were falling behind due to the pitfalls of the weather and the very selective Finnish circuit.

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.

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

RESULTS: 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.

LIVE TIMING: FIA 2019 Karting World Championship at the Alahärmä Powerpark circuit, Finland

LIVE TIMING: 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.

Head to Finland for the 2019 World Championship

Head to Finland for the 2019 World Championship 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.

European Championship: Minì winner and Vice-Champion in OK, top five in Junior for Wharton

European Championship: Minì winner and Vice-Champion in OK, top five in Junior for Wharton Read more

The 2019 European season ended in France on the Le Mans circuit with a very successful performance from the official Parolin Racing Kart team and its #1 driver Gabriele Minì in OK, while James Wharton secured a very convincing top five in OK-Junior. Race after race, Parolin affirms its advantageous position among the best thanks to its extremely effective chassis in all conditions.

Two new Champions crowned after suspense at Le Mans

Two new Champions crowned after suspense at Le Mans Read more

It was not until the last Final of the season that the FIA Karting European Champions - OK & Junior 2019 were decided. Strategy was at the heart of the Le Mans Competition where the battles were numerous and spectacular. The 2018 OK World Champion Lorenzo Travisanutto won his first European title, while the youngster Marcus Amand was crowned Junior European Champion to close a particularly tough weekend.

Sunday Livestreaming: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France

Sunday Livestreaming: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France Read more

Next to the legendary 24 Hours Circuit and not far from the Bugatti Circuit, the Le Mans Karting International Circuit is bathed in a unique sporting atmosphere. The 1384 metres of the new circuit opened in 2013 recall the many World Karting Championships that took place on the old Alain Prost circuit in the 1970s to the 1990s. In this temple of motorsport, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest has built state-of-the-art facilities surrounding a fast track, conducive to slipstreaming and tight clashes up until the last lap.

Pressured Qualifying Heats at Le Mans

Pressured Qualifying Heats at Le Mans Read more

The original situation generated by Qualifying Practice, combined with the importance of this final Competition of the FIA ​​Karting European Championship - OK & Junior, increased the pressure on Saturday, 20th July on the Le Mans circuit. The 24 Heats on the programme were often the scene of fierce clashes in the two categories that are dominated for the moment by Gabriele Minì (ITA) and Andrea Kimi Antonelli (ITA) before the last Heats remaining on Sunday morning.

Livestreaming: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France

Livestreaming: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France Read more

Next to the legendary 24 Hours Circuit and not far from the Bugatti Circuit, the Le Mans Karting International Circuit is bathed in a unique sporting atmosphere. The 1384 metres of the new circuit opened in 2013 recall the many World Karting Championships that took place on the old Alain Prost circuit in the 1970s to the 1990s. In this temple of motorsport, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest has built state-of-the-art facilities surrounding a fast track, conducive to slipstreaming and tight clashes up until the last lap.

Surprises in Qualifying at Le Mans

Surprises in Qualifying at Le Mans Read more

The French Kart Grand Prix started in hot sunshine on Friday, 19th July on the circuit of Le Mans. Once the final Free Practice was over, the 146 participants of the fourth and final FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior Competition went out for their Qualifying Practice. Martinius Kleve Stenshorne (NOR) and Kobe Pauwels (BEL) were the Polemen of the day for the first time.

Live Timing: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France

Live Timing: The European battle in OK and OK-Junior at Le Mans in France Read more

Next to the legendary 24 Hours Circuit and not far from the Bugatti Circuit, the Le Mans Karting International Circuit is bathed in a unique sporting atmosphere. The 1384 metres of the new circuit opened in 2013 recall the many World Karting Championships that took place on the old Alain Prost circuit in the 1970s to the 1990s. In this temple of motorsport, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest has built state-of-the-art facilities surrounding a fast track, conducive to slipstreaming and tight clashes up until the last lap.

Parolin Racing Kart in Le Mans - Another victory in OK and promise in Junior

Parolin Racing Kart in Le Mans - Another victory in OK and promise in Junior Read more

Well represented at Le Mans during an FFSA meeting preceding the conclusion of the European Championship, the official Parolin Racing Kart team was in the public eye once again. Gabriele Minì dominated the OK category and added an undisputed victory to his record while new rookie James Wharton made a convincing debut in OK-Junior.

Two European titles to be won on the Le Mans circuit

Two European titles to be won on the Le Mans circuit Read more

The 2019 FIA ​​Karting European Championship - OK & Junior started and will be completed in France, as the fourth and final Competition will be held at the Le Mans circuit on 19th to 21st July. The first three Competitions revealed different hierarchies according to the terrain and the conquest of both titles remains uncertain among a handful of strong contenders.

Adria: Sensational victory in OK and the title in Mini

Adria: Sensational victory in OK and the title in Mini Read more

The 2019 WSK Euro Series ended on 30th June at the Adria Karting Raceway with a semi-nocturnal event marked by very hot weather. The overwhelming competitiveness of Parolin Racing Kart since the beginning of the season was rewarded with the win for Rashid Al Dhaheri overall in 60 Mini, while Gabriele Minì achieved a remarkable race in OK and dominated the Final stages of the competition.

Travisanutto (OK), Antonelli (OKJ) and Al Dhaheri (60Mini), together with Ardigò (KZ2) are the winners of the 2019 WSK Euro Series

Travisanutto (OK), Antonelli (OKJ) and Al Dhaheri (60Mini), together with Ardigò (KZ2) are the winners of the 2019 WSK Euro Series Read more

Chequered Flag on WSK Euro Series 2019 that celebrated the winners Travisanutto (I – KR-IAME) in OK, Antonelli (I – KR-IAME) in OK Junior and Al Dhaheri (ARE – Parolin-TM) in 60 Mini in Adria (I). Great sprints to the line of the final standings in the night at the Adria Karting Raceway.

Final races at the 4th round - Night Event of the WSK Euro Series in Adria (I)

Final races at the 4th round - Night Event of the WSK Euro Series in Adria (I) Read more

Grand Finale of WSK Euro Series in Adria (I): Antonelli (I – KR-IAME) wins the race and title in OKJ. The OK Final goes to Minì (I – Parolin-TM), but the series to Travisanutto (I – KR-IAME), in 60 Mini Matveev (Energy-TM) wins the race and Al Dhaheri (ARE – Parolin-TM) the classification.

Qualifying heats at the 4th round of the WSK Euro Series at Adria (I)

Qualifying heats at the 4th round of the WSK Euro Series at Adria (I) Read more

Smal (RUS – Tony Kart-Vortex OK), Antonelli (I – KR-IAME OKJ) and Al Dhaheri (ARE – Parolin-TM 60mini) came to the fore in the qualifying heats of WSK Euro Series in Adria (I). The final winners to be named tonight in live streaming.

Another 60 Mini podium in the WSK Euro Series at Lonato

Another 60 Mini podium in the WSK Euro Series at Lonato Read more

In the third round of the WSK Euro Series held at Lonato, Rashid Al Dhaheri took 3rd place on the 60 Mini podium while returning to 2nd place in the Championship. In OK, Gabriele Mini' had an incredible mishap when he was due to achieve an excellent result. The common point of these two outcomes remains the high standard of performance of the Parolin / TM in international competition.

Timing practice at the WSK Euro Series - Night Event 4th round in Adria (I)

Timing practice at the WSK Euro Series - Night Event 4th round in Adria (I) Read more

Qualifying practice at WSK Euro Series Night Event: the quickest are Minì (I – Parolin-TM OK), Antonelli (I – KR-IAME OKJ) and Kutskov (RUS – Energy-TM 60mini) ahead of qualifying heats in the season’s closer. Live streaming on Saturday 29TH

Qualifying heats day at the third round of the WSK Euro Series in Lonato (I)

Qualifying heats day at the third round of the WSK Euro Series in Lonato (I) Read more

Qualifying heats of WSK Euro Series in Lonato (I): Puhakka (FIN – Tony Kart-Vortex KZ2), Patterson (GB – KR-IAME OK), Wharton (AUS – FA Kart OKJ) and Dedecker (B - Parolin-TM 60 Mini) on top. 

Optimum performance for LeCont tyres in Sweden

Optimum performance for LeCont tyres in Sweden Read more

The issue of tyre wear was frequently at the heart of the drivers' and teams' concerns during the Swedish Kart Grand Prix at Kristianstad. As the European Championship for OK enters its decisive phase, LeCont tyres continue to contribute to the success of FIA Karting meetings, thanks to recognised manufacturing quality.

Convincing victories for Day and Travisanutto in Kristianstad

Convincing victories for Day and Travisanutto in Kristianstad Read more

To finish the Swedish Kart Grand Prix in style, the last races proved to be very interesting in the Kristianstad sun. The third Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior slightly changed the positions and scores of the provisional rankings. The last meeting of the season, in more than a month and a half at Le Mans (FRA), promises to be exciting for the awarding of the titles.

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: Round 3 FIA Karting OK and OK-Junior European Championships round 3 in Kristianstad, Sweden

SUNDAY LIVESTREAM: Round 3 FIA Karting OK and OK-Junior European Championships round 3 in Kristianstad, Sweden Read more

The much-loved Åsum Ring, 1221m long, will be the third of four European competitions this year on a course favourable to spectacular clashes at the Swedish Kart Grand Prix. The very positive memory of the 2018 FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK & Junior held in Kristianstad augurs well for a high-quality competition in the heart of Skåne, close to Denmark.

Sweden: the European selection continues in the Heats

Sweden: the European selection continues in the Heats Read more

On the dry track of Kristianstad, the battle was intense, both in the lead and in the pack, during a day devoted to Qualifying Heats with no less than 24 starts. In addition to the quality of the equipment and the talent of the Drivers, the race strategy and the technical choices played an important role in the results for the 157 participants of the third Competition of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior. Dexter Patterson (GBR) and Tuukka Taponen (FIN) respectively are the best positions of the two categories before the last Heats remaining on Sunday morning.

LIVESTREAM: Round 3 FIA Karting OK and OK-Junior European Championships round 3 in Kristianstad, Sweden

LIVESTREAM: Round 3 FIA Karting OK and OK-Junior European Championships round 3 in Kristianstad, Sweden Read more

The much-loved Åsum Ring, 1221m long, will be the third of four European competitions this year on a course favourable to spectacular clashes at the Swedish Kart Grand Prix. The very positive memory of the 2018 FIA ​​Karting World Championship - OK & Junior held in Kristianstad augurs well for a high-quality competition in the heart of Skåne, close to Denmark.

Antonelli and Patterson take their first poles in Kristianstad

Antonelli and Patterson take their first poles in Kristianstad Read more

The weather of Friday 31st May gave a glimpse of what Sweden's weather could do to the participants of the FIA ​​Karting - OK & Junior European Championship on the Kristianstad circuit. Light persistent rain, a dry track and clear sunshine followed each other to give a wide range of grip conditions depending on the tyres and settings used. With all Qualifying on a dry track, Qualifying Practice ended with the first Pole Positions for Andrea Kimi Antonelli in Junior and Dexter Patterson in OK.