Sunday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit

Sunday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit Read more

The first of the two world championship events of the 2022 FIA Karting season offers a very attractive programme with five categories and more than 320 drivers taking part in Le Mans (FRA) from 1st to 4th September. Fifty-six nations will be represented in France. The event benefits from organisational expertise of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest on the nearby Bugatti circuit, or since 1923 on the legendary 24 Hours circuit.

Saturday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit

Saturday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit Read more

The first of the two world championship events of the 2022 FIA Karting season offers a very attractive programme with five categories and more than 320 drivers taking part in Le Mans (FRA) from 1st to 4th September. Fifty-six nations will be represented in France. The event benefits from organisational expertise of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest on the nearby Bugatti circuit, or since 1923 on the legendary 24 Hours circuit.

Friday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit

Friday livestream: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit Read more

The first of the two world championship events of the 2022 FIA Karting season offers a very attractive programme with five categories and more than 320 drivers taking part in Le Mans (FRA) from 1st to 4th September. Fifty-six nations will be represented in France. The event benefits from organisational expertise of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest on the nearby Bugatti circuit, or since 1923 on the legendary 24 Hours circuit.

Results: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit

Results: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit Read more

The first of the two world championship events of the 2022 FIA Karting season offers a very attractive programme with five categories and more than 320 drivers taking part in Le Mans (FRA) from 1st to 4th September. Fifty-six nations will be represented in France. The event benefits from organisational expertise of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest on the nearby Bugatti circuit, or since 1923 on the legendary 24 Hours circuit.

Live timing: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit

Live timing: FIA Karting World Championship at the Le Mans International Karting Circuit Read more

The first of the two world championship events of the 2022 FIA Karting season offers a very attractive programme with five categories and more than 320 drivers taking part in Le Mans (FRA) from 1st to 4th September. Fifty-six nations will be represented in France. The event benefits from organisational expertise of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest on the nearby Bugatti circuit, or since 1923 on the legendary 24 Hours circuit.

Birel ART crowned European KZ2 Champion with a hat-trick of victories

Birel ART crowned European KZ2 Champion with a hat-trick of victories Read more

The Birel ART factory continues to write karting history in golden letters. In Cremona, the Italian chassis took the top three places in the KZ2 Final thanks to Tom Leuillet, Cristian Bertuca and Alessio Piccini. Already a winner in Genk, the Frenchman, therefore, brings a deserved title to the Birel ART and TM Racing brands, as well as to the Leclerc by Lennox Racing team. In KZ, Birel ART was also delighted with another podium for Matteo Vigano, who became the 2022 European Vice-Champion.

Sunday livestream: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona

Sunday livestream: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona Read more

The Cremona Karting track in Italy will host the conclusion of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, and the second of the three events of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 16th to 19th June 2022.

Thrilling and challenging qualifying heats in Italy

Thrilling and challenging qualifying heats in Italy Read more

The heat wave currently raging in Europe has not spared northern Italy, where the second and final round of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and the second of the three rounds of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy will be held this weekend at the new international circuit of Cremona. Sunday's programme has been adapted accordingly. Pedro Hiltbrand (ESP) dominated the KZ class, while Moritz Ebner (ITA) was the leader in KZ2. The battle for the titles promises to be full of suspense. In the Academy, Matias Orjuela (COL) and Thibaut Ramaekers (BEL) are neck-and-neck.

Saturday livestream: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona

Saturday livestream: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona Read more

The Cremona Karting track in Italy will host the conclusion of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, and the second of the three events of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 16th to 19th June 2022.

Results: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona

Results: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona Read more

The Cremona Karting track in Italy will host the conclusion of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, and the second of the three events of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 16th to 19th June 2022.

Live timing: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona

Live timing: Round 2 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Cremona Read more

The Cremona Karting track in Italy will host the conclusion of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, and the second of the three events of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy from 16th to 19th June 2022.

Two podiums including a victory for Birel ART chassis in Genk

Two podiums including a victory for Birel ART chassis in Genk Read more

With each new CIK-FIA homologation, the Birel ART brand uses all the expertise of its factory and the immense experience of its Racing Team to develop extremely high quality chassis, capable of winning in all categories, whatever the type of tyres. This was again the case in Genk, at the first round of the European KZ and KZ2 Championships.

Sunday livestream: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk

Sunday livestream: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

The first event of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, will take place from 12th to 15th May 2022 in Belgium at the Genk circuit, the "Home of Champions", a favourite of Max Verstappen. 54 nationalities will be represented, an impressive total due to the increase in the number of drivers in the Academy Trophy in line with the diversity objective of the new FIA leadership team.

Tensions rise in Belgium

Tensions rise in Belgium Read more

The weather continued to be fine in Limburg on Saturday during the Qualifying Heats. The thermometer reached 24° in the afternoon, while the intensity followed the same upward curve throughout the 18 races of the Belgian event's programme.

Saturday livestream: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk

Saturday livestream: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

The first event of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, will take place from 12th to 15th May 2022 in Belgium at the Genk circuit, the "Home of Champions", a favourite of Max Verstappen. 54 nationalities will be represented, an impressive total due to the increase in the number of drivers in the Academy Trophy in line with the diversity objective of the new FIA leadership team.

Perfect conditions for Qualifying Practice in Genk

Perfect conditions for Qualifying Practice in Genk Read more

The first round of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, benefited from ideal conditions during Qualifying Practice on the afternoon of Friday 13th May in Belgium. Sunny skies and a pleasant temperature close to 20° made for a high quality and very sporting confrontation on the Genk circuit. David Trefilov (DEU) in KZ2, Guillaume Bouzar (LUX) in Academy and Emilien Denner (FRA) in KZ managed their sessions perfectly to take the three pole positions of the day.

Results: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy at Genk

Results: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

The first event of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, will take place from 12th to 15th May 2022 in Belgium at the Genk circuit, the "Home of Champions", a favourite of Max Verstappen. 54 nationalities will be represented, an impressive total due to the increase in the number of drivers in the Academy Trophy in line with the diversity objective of the new FIA leadership team.

Live timing and results: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy at Genk

Live timing and results: Round 1 FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2 and FIA Karting Academy Trophy at Genk Read more

The first event of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ & KZ2, as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, will take place from 12th to 15th May 2022 in Belgium at the Genk circuit, the "Home of Champions", a favourite of Max Verstappen. 54 nationalities will be represented, an impressive total due to the increase in the number of drivers in the Academy Trophy in line with the diversity objective of the new FIA leadership team.

In Sarno, Birel ART Racing finishes on the KZ2 podium of the WSK Super Master Series

In Sarno, Birel ART Racing finishes on the KZ2 podium of the WSK Super Master Series Read more

The final round of the WSK Super Master Series has just finished at the Sarno circuit, with mixed feelings for the Birel ART Racing Team. The Italian factory's official drivers put in some remarkable performances, but the Final results fell short of the team's expectations.

Birel ART Racing Team - Strong performance in Super Master at Lonato

Birel ART Racing Team - Strong performance in Super Master at Lonato Read more

Birel ART Racing confirmed its excellent level of performance in the second round of the WSK Super Master Series at Lonato this weekend as the battle raged in all categories. Within an exceptionally large field, the Red Army showed great bravery despite the not always favourable circumstances. Hiltbrand was very consistent in the top five in KZ2, Pasiewicz and Keeble were close to the top 10 in OK while Kutskov was the fastest in the OK-Junior Final.

Birel ART Racing Team - Winter Cup - A wet victory in Lonato

Birel ART Racing Team - Winter Cup - A wet victory in Lonato Read more

The 26th edition of the Winter Cup was not held in February as usual, but in November on the South Garda Karting circuit in Lonato. The rain, which was getting heavier and heavier, made the Final stages more difficult. Dutchman Marijn Kremers, who comes from a seafaring background, won the KZ2 race thanks to his fighting spirit and impressive control in the downpour, a week after Alessandro Buran and the Renda Motorsport team won the 49th Trofeo delle Industrie in KZ2 at Lonato.

Difficult weekend in Sweden, but good performances from the Birel ART chassis

Difficult weekend in Sweden, but good performances from the Birel ART chassis Read more

Whether in the official Birel ART Racing Team or in the Leclerc by Lennox Racing Team, the Birel ART chassis confirmed their excellent competitiveness in Kristianstad. In spite of the extraordinary circumstances that forced several top drivers out of the race, Viktor Gustafsson was able to reach 4th place in the KZ World Championship, while Alessio Piccini crossed the finish line of the KZ2 International Super Cup in 5th position.

Milell, a Swedish World Champion in Sweden

Milell, a Swedish World Champion in Sweden Read more

The Kristianstad event concluded with pure and hard racing and several twists and turns. Sweden's Noah Milell was finally crowned FIA Karting World Champion - KZ after completely dominating the Final. The FIA Karting International Super Cup - KZ2 was won by Italian Lorenzo Travisanutto after a perfect Final. In the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, David Walther from Denmark won the Final while Maciej Gladysz from Poland won the Trophy.

Spectacular heats in Sweden

Spectacular heats in Sweden Read more

The second day of the FIA Karting event in Kristianstad was a high quality sporting spectacle throughout the 18 Qualifying Heats which came one after the other. There was no shortage of drama and the Qualifying hierarchy was largely changed by the intensity of the races. The three polemen were notably dethroned.

FIA Karting: Racing already well underway in Kristianstad

FIA Karting: Racing already well underway in Kristianstad Read more

The Swedish Åsum Ring has been the scene of some promising battles in all three categories of this FIA Karting event, with the final Free Practice and Qualifying sessions taking place. The Qualifying Heats, which start on Saturday morning, should not disappoint the spectators and observers.

Longhi the European KZ Champion and double for the Birel ART chassis

Longhi the European KZ Champion and double for the Birel ART chassis Read more

For the second consecutive year, the Birel ART factory has been crowned FIA Karting European Champion in the premier KZ category. After his brilliant victory in Germany, Riccardo Longhi won the title after constant effort and perfect teamwork. In Italy, the Birel ART chassis also distinguished itself with the Charles Leclerc by Lennox Racing team. 2nd in the Final ahead of his team-mate Viktor Gustavsson, Pedro Hiltbrand became European vice-champion, while the young Laurens Van Hoepen finished the European KZ2 Championship in 3rd position.

Two new European Champions crowned in Adria: Longhi in KZ and Pollini in KZ2

Two new European Champions crowned in Adria: Longhi in KZ and Pollini in KZ2 Read more

The FIA Karting event in Adria (ITA) concluded in style with a breathtaking final day in the tradition of the first two. From the last Qualifying Heats in the morning to the Finals in the afternoon, this Sunday 15th August delivered races of rare intensity punctuated by resounding dramatic twists. The Italians were in the limelight in the gearbox categories. The Final of the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ was won by Paolo Ippolito, while the title went to Riccardo Longhi. In the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ2, Giacomo Pollini won both the Final and the Championship with flying colours. Poland's Maciej Gladysz won the Final of the FIA Karting Academy Trophy and took the lead in the provisional standings.

Adria competition keeps the suspense alive

Adria competition keeps the suspense alive Read more

After a hot day of intense Qualifying Heats, the outcome of the Adria event is still very much in doubt. However, it seems certain that some new names will appear on the podium in the Finals on Sunday afternoon. But before that, the final heats will complete the selection on Sunday morning. The only certainty at the moment is that the competition will be highly entertaining.

Surprises from the qualifying session in Adria

Surprises from the qualifying session in Adria Read more

As predicted, the start of the FIA Karting competition in Adria on Friday 13th August 2021 was accompanied by high temperatures. What was not expected, however, was the fact that several outsiders took control in Qualifying. Danilo Albanese (ITA) took pole position in the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ2, Federico Al Rifai (ARE) clearly dominated the FIA Karting Academy Trophy, while Andrea Kimi Antonelli (ITA) set by far the fastest time in the FIA Karting European Championship - KZ, where he was making his first appearance.

Birel ART: “A double and another podium at the World Championship in Lonato”

Birel ART: “A double and another podium at the World Championship in Lonato” Read more

The Birel ART brand continues to win at the highest level worldwide! And if it isn't with the official team, success comes with a private team, demonstrating once again that the Italian chassis is indeed the current benchmark in the KZ and KZ2 categories. Simone Cunati dominated the Final of the KZ2 International Super Cup masterfully, while Giuseppe Palomba ensured a double despite starting in 7th position. 2019 World Champion and reigning European KZ Champion Marijn Kremers, his Ricciardo Kart colours and TM engine were just 4 tenths from a new title. They clinched the Vice-World Championship after a difficult but perfectly managed event by Birel ART.