RMC Euro Trophy experiences exciting mid-season round in Val d’Argenton

RMC Euro Trophy experiences exciting mid-season round in Val d’Argenton Read more

Last weekend, the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy held the next round. In French Val d’Argenton, the races ranked three and four of the high-class racing series took place. The championship welcomed its participants from all over the world on a new track on the racing calendar for the season at the halfway mark and provided exciting challenges in the best weather.

Live timing & Results: RMC Euro Trophy round 2 in Val d'Argenton, France

Live timing & Results: RMC Euro Trophy round 2 in Val d'Argenton, France Read more

The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy welcomes a new track on the calendar from May 27th to 29th.  For the first time, an event will take place on the demanding circuit in Val d'Argenton, France, bringing a new challenge for all the drivers and teams participating.

RMC Euro Trophy looks forward to race premiere in France

RMC Euro Trophy looks forward to race premiere in France Read more

The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy on the last weekend in May is looking forward to a series highlight. The International championship of the Austrian engine manufacturer BRP-Rotax welcomes a new track on the calendar from May 27th to 29th.  For the first time, an event will take place on the demanding circuit in Val d'Argenton, France – bringing a new challenge for all the drivers and teams participating.

First winners at the RMC Euro Trophy in Genk

First winners at the RMC Euro Trophy in Genk Read more

The first decisions have been made in the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy. More than 200 drivers started in Genk, Belgium last weekend and kicked-off the racing season of the highly-competitive karting championship. In the best weather, the numerous spectators enjoyed lots of racing action and the first winners of the year were celebrated in the seven Rotax categories. Four drivers achieved double victories in Sunday’s Finals.

A Grand Final perfectly mastered by Sodikart

A Grand Final perfectly mastered by Sodikart Read more

The common values shared by Sodikart and Rotax for more than 30 years were once again confirmed at the 21st edition of the Grand Final organised in the Kingdom of Bahrain. This world event brought together 378 drivers representing 62 nations and was able to rely on a strong partnership with the world's leading kart manufacturer, which successfully supplied its Sodi Sigma chassis to the drivers in the Junior Max, Senior Max and E20 categories.

We celebrate the Champions of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals 2021

We celebrate the Champions of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals 2021 Read more

The 21st edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals took place at the Bahrain International Karting Circuit in Sakhir in the Kingdom of Bahrain from December 11th to 18th, 2021. After a long wait since the last RMCGF in Sarno, Italy, BRP-Rotax had several premieres, which excited not only the drivers but also all the participants and followers of the Live Stream.

RMCGF 2021 - Day 7 / The Finals - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 7 / The Finals - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

The welcoming morning breeze in Sakhir not only provided a cooling sensation to the already hot temperatures around the 1.414-km circuit but also brought along the air of heightened anticipation for what was to transpire today, amidst the sands of the Persian Gulf.

RMCGF 2021 - Day 6 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 6 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

The 2021 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals moved into the Pre-Final stages of the event here in Bahrain, as further excitement lay in store for all the drivers around the challenging and fast-flowing 1.414-km circuit. Not only was the surrounding temperature courtesy of the sunshine beating down from up above just as intense as it has been all week, but the action out on track would again welcome the aura of nighttime and floodlight-covered racing. 

RMCGF 2021 - Day 5 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 5 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

On this 5th Day of the RMC Grand Finals in Bahrain we saw a lot of exciting action on the track and very motivated racers throughout the whole event area. Yesterday’s racing was very crucial to see where drivers would place for today’s Pre-Finals, as the combination from the intense 27-degree heat at its highest, the general atmosphere and the sheer racing action and thrilling fights would heighten both, the emotions of everyone at the circuit and those watching on from the official Live Stream. 

RMCGF 2021 - Day 4 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 4 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

Following on from two days of Non-Qualifying Practice at the circuit, it was time to get the racing action underway amidst the sandy surroundings, with an increase in the air temperature at the track providing a perfect backdrop to the excitement of Qualifying Practice and the first set of Qualifying Heats for all competitors.

RMCGF 2021 - Day 3 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 3 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

After a very windy day yesterday, today the track greeted us with bright sunshine with no real breeze apparent. We take a short look back to yesterday, where Non-Qualifying practice started, and the first action took place under the floodlights and the night sky.

RMCGF 2021 - Day 2 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC)

RMCGF 2021 - Day 2 - Bahrain International Karting Circuit (BIKC) Read more

Let’s take a look back to the Welcome GetTogether which took place yesterday evening at the spacious Formula 1 paddock and let’s review this second day on which the motivated racers had their first time on track with their brand new karts for the non-qualifying practices. The beginning of these NQ-practices have been scheduled very late so that the racers had the opportunity to drive in the floodlight for the first time in this week.

I-Games proves its point as the best way to end the season!

I-Games proves its point as the best way to end the season! Read more

For the second year running, the I-Games targeted to set itself as the best way to close the international IAME X30 season, and so it did! The scenery was set at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve which is not only known for the great layout and infrastructure of the track, but also a great touristic location by the beach with great weather, even at this time of the year! The attendance stayed at equally high levels as the rest of the year in all three categories, proving the stability and strength of the RGMMC-organized IAME series!

IAME Warriors Final 2021, all the winners!

IAME Warriors Final 2021, all the winners! Read more

Edition 2021 of the IAME Warriors Final successfully ended at the Adria Karting Raceway on Saturday, October 23 after four days of intense competition and a participation of 300 of the best drivers of the national IAME series from 29 countries. These drivers have been competing among the fields of the strongest teams in categories X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, X30 Master and Z-I.    

Thien wins the weather gamble while Fluxa, Le and Bradshaw seal the titles!

Thien wins the weather gamble while Fluxa, Le and Bradshaw seal the titles! Read more

The last race of the 2021 Euro Series saw the return of the Home of Champions to the series calendar. While technically a summer weekend, it was one where the weather affected every race in that Northern part of Europe!

IAME Euro Series lights up in unlikely rain in Spain!

IAME Euro Series lights up in unlikely rain in Spain! Read more

The second round, taking place in Zuera, might have started in summer-like conditions, but ended in a fully wet Sunday. Despite the unlikely weather change, the power balance between the drivers largely remained the same, giving a great show for the finals!

2021 Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy kicks off: Weather mix makes for thrilling races at Genk

2021 Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy kicks off: Weather mix makes for thrilling races at Genk Read more

For its 2021 season opener, the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy welcomed a full house from April 9th to 11th at Karting Genk, Belgium. A remarkable field of participants, representing drivers from more than 20 different nations, turned the first of four championship rounds into a truly international battle, which offered three days of exciting action on the 1,360-metre long circuit in Flanders – even if there were some restrictions due to the pandemic situation.

IAME Euro Series: Sunshine returns on Sunday to make a spectacular season opener!

IAME Euro Series: Sunshine returns on Sunday to make a spectacular season opener! Read more

Three weeks after this year’s Winter Cup at Valencia, RGMMC’s IAME Euro Series returned to the Karting des Fagnes track in Belgium, for the first of four rounds of the 2021 international series. A completely sold-out event saw large fields taking to the track in all categories making it for a spectacular weekend! As often in Mariembourg, there was a mix of weather conditions, especially with the rain making its appearance on Saturday afternoon to spice up the action.

Incredible Finals to close the second RMCIT

Incredible Finals to close the second RMCIT Read more

The last day of the 2020 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy was rich in spectacle and twists on the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve. Fought at 100% intensity on a dry track and in mixed conditions, the Finals showed the extraordinary competitiveness of the Rotax categories with top level participants coming from all over the world, despite a not particularly favourable health situation, before rewarding the big winners.

Superb sporting clashes in the Heats and Prefinals

Superb sporting clashes in the Heats and Prefinals Read more

The weather improved greatly during the Prefinals of the Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy in Portimão and the variations in grip seen since the Qualifying Heats resulted in races as exciting as they were selective in all categories.

International Games: Portimao's rainy thriller crowns Jupp, Walker and Robinson!

International Games: Portimao's rainy thriller crowns Jupp, Walker and Robinson! Read more

Emerging talents, mixed weather, close racing, last lap moves and worthy winners: the first International IAME Games provided all the ingredients of a great karting event for the conclusion of the 2020 IAME International season at Portimao! Connor Jupp drove to a sensational on-the-edge win in Senior, Aaron Walker emerged victorious in a rainy Junior Final while Leo Robinson took the Mini victory in a last-lap thriller on the Kartodromo Internacional do Algarve!

Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy: Mid-season race celebrates new winners

Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy: Mid-season race celebrates new winners Read more

Four weeks after the kick-off of the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy in Belgium, the European Rotax racers headed for Germany where the second round of the season was held from September 4th to 6th, 2020. Venue was the Prokart Raceland in Wackersdorf which equally hosted the halfway event of the elite RMC racing format. Although the Micro and Mini MAX categories were not part of program this time, over 100 drivers from more than 20 nations entered the second meeting of the year, providing the opening round winners and overall leaders a competitive mid-season event.

Karting champion Mark Kimber joins Brookspeed for 2020 Carrera Cup campaign

Karting champion Mark Kimber joins Brookspeed for 2020 Carrera Cup campaign Read more

World Karting Champion Mark Kimber will graduate to Porsche Carrera Cup GB as he signs on with Brookspeed to contest the full 16-round season in 2020. Following on from his debut season of car racing in British GT's GT4 class last year, Mark will now graduate to Britain’s top single-make racing series as he gets behind the wheel of a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car for the BTCC-supporting championship.
 

Mark Kimber wins thrilling Senior Final

Mark Kimber wins thrilling Senior Final Read more

As ever the Senior class did not fail to disappoint when it came to drama. A fantastic contest would eventually see Mark Kimber (GBR) come out on top, but it was a race that took several twists and turns along the way. After the Pre Final an exciting front row was formed in the shape of Ben Barnicoat (GBR) and Joey van Splunteren (NED) but they would be far from the only two drivers who would play a part in this race.

Exciting closing to the 2019 IAME Euro Series at Salbris!

Exciting closing to the 2019 IAME Euro Series at Salbris! Read more

Curtain down on the 2019 IAME X30 Euro Series as its fourth and final round unfolded in exciting fashion last weekend on the Sologne Karting Circuit of Salbris, in France. Freddie Slater won both the Mini final and title, Freddie Spindlow took victory in the Junior race ahead of Oliver Bearman who claimed the Series’ laurels while Mark Kimber topped the Senior field and kept his crown for the second consecutive season!

Midsummer Heatwaves Reveal New Winners at Wackersdorf!

Midsummer Heatwaves Reveal New Winners at Wackersdorf! Read more

The Third Round of the 2019 IAME X30 Euro Series delivered a great level of Competition on the Pro Kart Raceland of Wackersdorf, in Germany, where Freddie Slater, in the Mini class, Oliver Gray, in the Junior category, and Mark Kimber, in the Seniors, claimed victories at the end of the Final races!

The IAME X30 Euro Series gets fresh winners in Castelletto!

The IAME X30 Euro Series gets fresh winners in Castelletto! Read more

At the end of thrilling Finals on Sunday, Tom Lebbon took the win in the Juniors, Lorenzo Travisanutto, in the Seniors, and William Macintyre, in the Mini class, all claiming maiden victories in the series!

IAME X30 Euro Series thrilling season opener with 172 drivers in Mariembourg

IAME X30 Euro Series thrilling season opener with 172 drivers in Mariembourg Read more

The first round of the IAME X30 Euro Series welcomed this weekend in Mariembourg, in Belgium, 172 drivers from 20 countries, largely increased compared to 2018, something that highlights the growing success of the competition promoted by RGMMC. Run in beautiful conditions on the Karting des Fagnes International Raceway, the Finals on Sunday delivered their great racing with the first wins of 2019 going to Freddie Slater in Mini, Jason Leung in Junior, Callum Bradshaw in Senior and Philipp Seewer in Shifter.

Final Report: Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: The "FINALS DAY".

Final Report: Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals: The "FINALS DAY". Read more

Conde, Brazil – Welcome to Finals Day of the 19th Edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals 2018 at the Circuit International Paladino. Saturday saw the drivers and teams arrive to light winds but satin sun and temperatures of 32 at its highest. You could feel the atmosphere had changed to both excitement but also apprehension to what would be a crucial days racing. Only half of the competitors in four of the classes (Junior, Senior, DD2 and DD2Masters) would be competing today but everyone still turned up to experience the atmosphere of Finals Day.

Strawberry Racing showing topform with podium sweep at Golden Trophy in Genk

Strawberry Racing showing topform with podium sweep at Golden Trophy in Genk Read more

GENK – A glimpse at the podium after the Golden Trophy races in Genk was enough to confirm that Strawberry Racing remains a force to be reckoned with in Rotax Max. The very successful karting squad from Sheffield scored a one-two-three in the Senior category on Sunday. With Steve Armstrong as the new team manager, things are looking very good for next season.