A successful season for Sauber Academy and Sauber Karting Team

A successful season for Sauber Academy and Sauber Karting Team Read more

Sauber Academy reflects on a successful season of racing, with its 2023 lineup, made of Théo Pourchaire, Léna Bühler, Marcus Amand, and Taym Saleh, collecting podiums and outstanding results throughout their respective campaigns.

Victory for Matveev and Kart Republic in the WSK Final Cup

Victory for Matveev and Kart Republic in the WSK Final Cup Read more

In OK, the KR brand never goes very long without winning a title. This time, it was Dmitry Matveev's turn to be crowned at the end of a well-controlled meeting. At Franciacorta, it wasn't just the KR Motorsport team that took the podium, as VDK Racing with Thibaut Ramaekers and DPK Racing with Niklas Schaufler in OK-Junior finished their season in style.

The start to the WSK Final Cup in Franciacorta

The start to the WSK Final Cup in Franciacorta Read more

Qualifying practice kicked off the second round of the WSK Final Cup, the first qualifying heats will follow. Heats will continue throughout Saturday and on Sunday, November 26th, Prefinals and Finals will enjoy TV Live Streaming coverage.

Five wins and five titles for the KR chassis in the WSK Euro Series

Five wins and five titles for the KR chassis in the WSK Euro Series Read more

Both in the dry conditions of Franciacorta at the beginning of September, as well as with the rain tyres used at Sarno two months later, the KR chassis constantly proved its worth. Its effectiveness enabled its drivers to shine in all categories. In total, the KR-IAME packages won five of the six Finals at Sarno. The score was just as impressive in the overall WSK Euro Series standings, with five Championships! Whether in the colours of Kart Republic, Alonso Kart, or DAP, the Italian chassis continue to collect trophies...

The champions of WSK Euro Series

The champions of WSK Euro Series Read more

The winners of the titles have been named in the second and closing round held in Sarno: Kutskov (OK), Martinese (OKJ), Cosma Cristofor (MINI Gr.3), Miron (MINI Gr.3 U10), Yildirim (OK-N) and Hoogendoorn (OKNJ).

Livestream: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno

Livestream: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno Read more

The WSK Euro Series 2023 is about to end with its second round scheduled from November 1st to 5th at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno, featuring the MINI, OKJ, OK, OK-N and OK-NJ categories. This round will determine the championship titles following the first event held on September 3rd at Franciacorta.

The protagonists of qualifying of WSK Euro Series in Sarno

The protagonists of qualifying of WSK Euro Series in Sarno Read more

Matveev (OK), Iliffe (OKJ, Calleja (MINI Gr.3), Legenkyi (MINI Gr.3 U10), Apicella (OK-N), and Hoogendoorn (OKNJ) claimed the pole positions of the second round of the WSK Euro Series.

Results: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno

Results: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno Read more

The WSK Euro Series 2023 is about to end with its second round scheduled from November 1st to 5th at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno, featuring the MINI, OKJ, OK, OK-N and OK-NJ categories. This round will determine the championship titles following the first event held on September 3rd at Franciacorta.

Live timing: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno

Live timing: Round 2 of the WSK Euro Series at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno Read more

The WSK Euro Series 2023 is about to end with its second round scheduled from November 1st to 5th at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno, featuring the MINI, OKJ, OK, OK-N and OK-NJ categories. This round will determine the championship titles following the first event held on September 3rd at Franciacorta.

The second round of WSK Euro Series from November 1st to 5th in Sarno

The second round of WSK Euro Series from November 1st to 5th in Sarno Read more

The International Circuit Napoli in Sarno is set to stage the second and closing round of the WSK Euro Series 2023 open to MINI, OK-Junior, OK, OK-N and OK-N Junior.

The second round of the WSK Euro Series in Sarno from November 1st to 5th

The second round of the WSK Euro Series in Sarno from November 1st to 5th Read more

The International Circuit Napoli of Sarno will host the concluding act of the WSK Euro Series after the opener in Franciacorta from November 1st to 5th. Category KZ2.

Amand cruises to the podium as Sauber Academy enjoys a busy September

Amand cruises to the podium as Sauber Academy enjoys a busy September Read more

It’s been a month packed with action for the Sauber Academy drivers, who have each been busy with their respective campaigns, as well as training, doing simulator work, and preparing for the final stages of the 2023 season.

FIA Karting: A World Championship of breathtaking intensity at Franciacorta

FIA Karting: A World Championship of breathtaking intensity at Franciacorta Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK and Junior at Franciacorta will go down in history as one of the most spectacular ever. All the predictions were thwarted by a series of twists and turns before witnessing the crowning of Dries van Langendonck (BEL) in Junior and Kirill Kutskov in OK.

Sunday live streaming coverage: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy

Sunday live streaming coverage: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records. The Franciacorta circuit, which has been part of the FIA Karting calendar since 2022, has made a name for itself in the sport in just a few short years. With a length of 1,300 meters, its fast and demanding layout presents a unique challenge.

FIA Karting: Tough battles in the qualifying heats at Franciacorta

FIA Karting: Tough battles in the qualifying heats at Franciacorta Read more

The 42 Qualifying Heats contested since Friday afternoon have resulted in a drastic selection among the participants in the Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK and Junior at Franciacorta. On Saturday evening, Christian Costoya (ESP) maintained his lead in the OK-Junior category, while Kean Nakamura-Berta (JPN) took the lead in OK.

Saturday live stream: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy

Saturday live stream: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records. The Franciacorta circuit, which has been part of the FIA Karting calendar since 2022, has made a name for itself in the sport in just a few short years. With a length of 1,300 meters, its fast and demanding layout presents a unique challenge.

FIA Karting: World Championship qualifying in Franciacorta gets off to a flying start

FIA Karting: World Championship qualifying in Franciacorta gets off to a flying start Read more

The tension was already high at Franciacorta on Friday morning during Qualifying Practice for the Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior. There had already been a number of surprises, with new names coming to the fore and some top drivers performing relatively poorly. Apparently, it wasn't easy to get the right setup during Qualifying. While the pole position for Spaniard Christian Costoya (ESP) in OK-Junior was in line with expectations, that of Estonian Mark Dubnitski in OK was more surprising.

Friday live streaming coverage: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy

Friday live streaming coverage: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records. The Franciacorta circuit, which has been part of the FIA Karting calendar since 2022, has made a name for itself in the sport in just a few short years. With a length of 1,300 meters, its fast and demanding layout presents a unique challenge.

Results: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy

Results: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records. The Franciacorta circuit, which has been part of the FIA Karting calendar since 2022, has made a name for itself in the sport in just a few short years. With a length of 1,300 meters, its fast and demanding layout presents a unique challenge.

Live timing: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy

Live timing: FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior at Franciacorta, Italy Read more

The Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records. The Franciacorta circuit, which has been part of the FIA Karting calendar since 2022, has made a name for itself in the sport in just a few short years. With a length of 1,300 meters, its fast and demanding layout presents a unique challenge.

Record field for flagship World Championship event in Franciacorta

Record field for flagship World Championship event in Franciacorta Read more

Held in northern Italy on the Franciacorta track from 6th to 8th October 2023, the Mondokart.com FIA Karting World Championship - OK & Junior has an exceptional field of 241 entrants from 57 nations breaking all previous records.

Kart Republic / Prema Racing double, victory for Turney and title for Powell

Kart Republic / Prema Racing double, victory for Turney and title for Powell Read more

At Franciacorta from 13th to 16th September, several drivers equipped with KR chassis were not only preparing for the forthcoming FIA Karting World Championship. Their aim was also to fight for the championship titles in the Champions of the Future Euro Series. In OK, Joe Turney concluded with a magnificent victory, while Alex Powell took the crown. KR Global Motorsport Company even claimed an unprecedented quadruple in the overall standings with Kean Nakamura Berta taking 2nd place, giving Prema Racing the double ahead of Joe Turney and Enzo Tarnvanichkul. In the OK-Junior class, Thibaut Ramaekers battled steadily in the leading group to finish 3rd in the Euro Series, while Augustus Toniolo took 3rd place on the podium.

Pourchaire and Saleh back on podium as Sauber Academy returns to action after the summer

Pourchaire and Saleh back on podium as Sauber Academy returns to action after the summer Read more

Following a month-long break from racing, the Sauber Academy drivers returned to action both on and off the track, collecting podiums and bringing forward their respective campaigns as they each enter the final stages of the season.

Kart Republic: Excellent preparation at Franciacorta and three more WSK podiums!

Kart Republic: Excellent preparation at Franciacorta and three more WSK podiums! Read more

When many drivers arrived at the Franciacorta Karting Track to take part in the opening round of the 2023 WSK Euro Series, they were already looking ahead to the World Championship in the OK and OK-Junior categories, which will be contested on the same Italian circuit in October. 

The WSK Euro Series named the winners of the first round in Franciacorta

The WSK Euro Series named the winners of the first round in Franciacorta Read more

The victories in Franciacorta went to Miron Lorente (MINI U10), Cosma Cristofor (MINI Gr.3), Lindblom (OKJ), Stolcermanis (OK), Yildirim (OKN) and Phillips (OKNJ). 

The WSK Euro Series is all set for the Finals in Franciacorta

The WSK Euro Series is all set for the Finals in Franciacorta Read more

Qualifying heats on Saturday named the finalists of the opening round of the WSK Euro Series. The  TV Live Streaming will be on Sunday, September 3rd starting with Prefinals at 9:50 and Finals at 12:30, MINI U10. MINI Gr.3 will be at 14:00, OKJ at 14:30, OK at 15:00, and OKN-OKNJ at 15:30.

The first protagonists of the opening round of the WSK Euro Series in Franciacorta

The first protagonists of the opening round of the WSK Euro Series in Franciacorta Read more

Qualifying on Friday marked the start of the qualifications stages for the WSK Euro Series at the Franciacorta Karting Track. In this first round, there is a significant international participation with over 300 drivers from 57 nationalities competing in the MINI, OK and OKJ categories, as well as in the two new federal categories, OK-N and OK-N Junior.

Kart Republic: KR European Junior Champions after a memorable hat-trick

Kart Republic: KR European Junior Champions after a memorable hat-trick Read more

The FIA Karting European OK and OK-Junior Championships ended on a high note for the KR Global Motorsport Company group at Cremona: a hat-trick of OK-Junior titles in the Final and overall standings with Bondarev, Ramaekers and Martinese, as well as a double podium in OK with Tarnvanichkul and Nakamura-Berta, while Powell finished 3rd in the Championship! KR Motorsport has already secured the title of FIA Karting Team Champion in OK-Junior even before the World Championship.

Live stream: Final Round of the FIA Karting European Championship OK & Junior and Academy at the Cremona Karting track

Live stream: Final Round of the FIA Karting European Championship OK & Junior and Academy at the Cremona Karting track Read more

Three European titles will be at stake - in OK and Junior and FIA Academy Trophy - when the 2023 FIA Karting European Championship concludes in Cremona, Italy from July 27-30. A maximum of 81 points can be awarded at this final event in OK and OK-Junior and 56 points in the Academy Trophy.

Cremona: The competition heats up during the qualifying heats

Cremona: The competition heats up during the qualifying heats Read more

The temperature wasn't the only thing to rise during the Qualifying Heats which have been taking place since Friday afternoon in Italy, during a competition that on Sunday afternoon will decide the winners of the FIA Karting European Championships - OK and Junior as well as the FIA Karting Academy Trophy. Race direction and the stewards are keeping a close eye on compliance with the regulations.