4th Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy: A great moment of karting competition in Le Mans

4th Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy: A great moment of karting competition in Le Mans Read more

At its fourth edition, the Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy confirmed all the qualities that have built its reputation since its creation in 2019 while advancing its development in the light of experience in the Rotax spirit.

Livestream: FINALS 13:50 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Livestream: FINALS 13:50 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

Livestream: PRE FINALS Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Livestream: PRE FINALS Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

Intense qualifying heats at RMCIT in Le Mans

Intense qualifying heats at RMCIT in Le Mans Read more

In superb weather conditions, the 245 drivers of the Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy competed in 28 Qualifying Heats to select the finalists and determine the starting order of the decisive Prefinals and Finals to be run on Saturday 30th July in Le Mans.

Livestream: HEAT 3 13:30 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Livestream: HEAT 3 13:30 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

Live-timing: Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Live-timing: Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

Livestream: HEAT 2 09:00 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Livestream: HEAT 2 09:00 Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

RMCIT: The stopwatch has spoken in Le Mans

RMCIT: The stopwatch has spoken in Le Mans Read more

The first and long awaited stage of the Rotax Max Challenge International Trophy, the Qualifying sessions took place on the morning of Thursday 28th July at the Circuit International du Mans. Léni Robillot Lagache (FRA) in Micro Max, Dragos Avasilcutei (AUT) in Mini Max, Austin Lee (DEU) in Junior Max, Kai Rillaerts (BEL) in Senior Max, Antoine Barbaroux (FRA) in DD2 and Vivien Cussac-Picot in DD2 Masters are the six polemen of this fourth edition of RMCIT.

Results: Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans

Results: Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy at Le Mans Read more

The RMCIT is organised by 3MK Events in collaboration with BRP-Rotax from 26th to 30th July 2022 in the prestigious setting of the Le Mans International Karting Circuit, which will host the FIA Karting World Championship - KZ and the FIA Karting World Cup - KZ2 in early September. The success of the RMCIT is based on the fairness of the Rotax MAX evo engines which enable exciting races on the magnificent Le Mans circuit.

First title decisions at the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy in Mariembourg

First title decisions at the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy in Mariembourg Read more

The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy started its second half of the season last weekend in Belgian Mariembourg. On the 1,388m long Kart des Fagnes track, 163 drivers from all over the world started into the end phase of this year’s RMCET season. In thrilling races, some new faces ended up on the leading positions of the individual grades again. In the end, there were four early title winners next to day winners. 

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.

We’re giving the RMC International Trophy 2022 a boost – with the Rotax Project E20

We’re giving the RMC International Trophy 2022 a boost – with the Rotax Project E20 Read more

The Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy is on track for the highly-anticipated return to the famous Le Mans Karting International circuit from July 26th to 30th, 2022. Around 300 drivers from all over the world will compete for victory in the Rotax categories and this year will also see the premiere of the Rotax Project E20 Senior class, where the winner will be awarded their invitation ticket for the annual Rotax Racing highlight, the RMC Grand Finals 2022.

Live timing & Results: RMC Euro Trophy round 1 at Karting Genk - ‘Home of Champions’

Live timing & Results: RMC Euro Trophy round 1 at Karting Genk - ‘Home of Champions’ Read more

The start of the fifth season of the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy is imminent: This weekend, the engines will be revving again on track in Genk, Belgium. More than 225 names make up the list of participants in a total of seven categories, promising some eventful racing action for the beginning of the international series.

Exciting RMC Euro Trophy Winter Cup races in Campillos

Exciting RMC Euro Trophy Winter Cup races in Campillos Read more

Last weekend in Campillos, Spain, it was all about karting! The Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy Winter Cup marks the start of the international racing season of the renowned single-brand racing series. 156 drivers competed at the Circuito Karting Campillos and presented top-class racing at the start of the year. 

Save the date for the RMC International Trophy 2022

Save the date for the RMC International Trophy 2022 Read more

The RMC International Trophy is one of the biggest international events of the Rotax racing season and we are glad to announce that the date for the 2022 RMC International Trophy is fixed. As in the previous years, BRP-Rotax is partnering with 3MK Events and LeMans Karting International/ACO Automobile Club de l’Ouest, who are organizing the exceptional event in LeMans for the international Rotax drivers.

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.

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.

Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy crowns 2021 Champions

Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy crowns 2021 Champions Read more

The Prokart Raceland in Wackersdorf (Germany) was the venue for the big season finale of the 2021 Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy from September 3rd to 5th, 2021. After stops at Genk (BEL), Adria (ITA) and Mülsen (GER), the European RMC elite fought for the last championship points of the year in the region of Bavaria. More than 100 drivers in the categories of Junior MAX, Senior, MAX, Rotax DD2, DD2 Masters as well as the Rotax Project E20 Tour, which was part of the supporting program, attended the event. Racing conditions could not have been better as the weather made for a sunny and hot weekend.

South African top karters ready to race as lockdown eases

South African top karters ready to race as lockdown eases Read more

The South African Rotax Max Karting Challenge is raring to race once again following its second lockdown laps in two seasons. Club racing already re-starts this coming weekend before the various regional series picks up again through August and then a revised national calendar will resume in September.

First decisions in the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy

First decisions in the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy Read more

From July 16th to 18th, 2021, the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy made its debut in the Arena E at Mülsen (GER). For the first time, the European RMC elite visited the 1,315 metre-long circuit in Eastern Germany, where the third and penultimate round of the season heralded the crucial phase of the series. The weather was mixed; after sunshine on Friday, the heats took place in rainy weather before the final day was dry again.

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.