Birel ART Racing Team: Palomba competes for the WSK Open Cup in Lonato

Birel ART Racing Team: Palomba competes for the WSK Open Cup in Lonato Read more

Giuseppe Palomba came very close to shining in the first round of the WSK Open Cup held in Lonato from 17th to 19th September. The competition, which opened the closing part of the season, confirmed the competitiveness of the Birel ART chassis with TM Racing engines in all categories and in all conditions, with rain interfering with the racing on Sunday morning. Despite several incidents, the official Birel ART Racing team took plenty of top 10 results.

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!

Unpredictable results, completely new winners and numerous new faces on the podium!

Unpredictable results, completely new winners and numerous new faces on the podium! Read more

The IAME Euro Series reconvened at the 7 Laghi Kart track in Castelletto di Branduzzo for the third round of the season, with another race of packed grids and full of action in all the categories! Despite taking place right in the middle of the summer in Italy, and under heat reaching up to 35C, thunderstorms were a frequent threat throughout the weekend, thankfully limited to a few minutes of appearance!

Birel ART Racing Team - A top five for Morgatto and Birel ART to conclude the European Championship

Birel ART Racing Team - A top five for Morgatto and Birel ART to conclude the European Championship Read more

In both OK and OK-Junior, the great competitiveness of the Birel ART-TM Racing karts on the international circuit of Zuera in Spain enabled several drivers from the red army to be in a position to fight for the podium. The progress of the races was not always favourable to the official Lissone team, but Matheus Morgatto created a sensation in the OK Final by gaining 16 places to reach 5th position! On the other hand, Tymoteusz Kucharczyk deserved better, as did William Macintyre, a serious candidate for the podium in OK-Junior.

Champions of the Future battle goes on in the heat of Spain!

Champions of the Future battle goes on in the heat of Spain! Read more

This year’s great start to the series continued in Spain, with two enormous fields in the two categories battling it on in the heat of Zuera, seeing many leaders, with some surprises adding to the established names! Another fantastic event took place in the Circuito Internacional de Zuera, in Spain, under clear blue skies and temperatures reaching 37C, with the two OK categories reaching record numbers of attendance.

Birel ART Racing Team - Courageous moments in Spain

Birel ART Racing Team - Courageous moments in Spain Read more

This weekend the Birel ART Racing Team competed in the second round of the Champions of the Future by RGMMC series. A week before the conclusion of the European OK and OK-Junior Championship on the same track of Zuera, the Italian team has done an excellent job punctuated by exploits on the road to success.

Birel ART's competitiveness deserved better in Sarno

Birel ART's competitiveness deserved better in Sarno Read more

The third round of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK and Junior took place on the new Sarno track with temperatures exceeding 30°. The Birel ART Racing team could have hoped to do well in OK with Timoteusz Kucharczyk and in Junior with William Macintyre. But although everything did not go exactly as planned until the Finals, Birel ART confirmed its return to the top in the non-gearbox categories.

Upheaval in the Sarno Qualifying Heats

Upheaval in the Sarno Qualifying Heats Read more

The temperatures were less challenging than the day before in Sarno on Saturday, when the majority of the qualifying heats for the third round of the 2021 FIA Karting European Championship - OK and Junior were held. Although the thermometer hardly broke the 30° limit, it is easy to imagine that it was much hotter under some of the helmets.

Birel ART Racing Team - Another triple win in the 2021 WSK Euro Series

Birel ART Racing Team - Another triple win in the 2021 WSK Euro Series Read more

The Birel ART Racing team already made history in the WSK Euro Series last year by placing three of its drivers in the top three places in the KZ2 Championship. The brand from Lissone has repeated this formidable feat in 2021 with Longhi, Kremers and Palomba. The undisputed star of the category, Birel ART / TM Racing is definitely the ultimate weapon for collecting international victories.

Birel ART Racing Team - Red triumph in WSK at Adria

Birel ART Racing Team - Red triumph in WSK at Adria Read more

The second round of the WSK Euro Series was held this weekend at Adria Karting Raceway, the circuit that will host the final round of the European KZ and KZ2 Championship in mid-August. The Birel ART Racing team had the ambition to achieve good results and their hopes were fulfilled.

Birel ART Racing Team - Great European battles at Aunay-les-Bois

Birel ART Racing Team - Great European battles at Aunay-les-Bois Read more

Matheus Morgatto and William Macintyre achieved the best results for the Birel ART Racing team in France during the second round of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior. Although the unique Aunay-les-Bois track was not always favourable to the drivers from the Lissone factory, the standard of performance of the Birel ART chassis with TM Racing engines proved to be very satisfactory.

Slater and Antonelli lead on saturday night in Aunay-les-Bois

Slater and Antonelli lead on saturday night in Aunay-les-Bois Read more

Unlike the previous event in Belgium, the twenty Qualifying Heats of the second round of the 2021 FIA Karting European Championship - OK and Junior were not disrupted by rain, even though there was a threat not far from the international circuit of Aunay-les-Bois. British Junior Freddie Slater had a perfect run as did Italian Andrea Kimi Antonelli in OK. They are the two favourites before the final heats on Sunday morning.

Qualifying goes down to the thousandth of a second at Aunay-les-Bois

Qualifying goes down to the thousandth of a second at Aunay-les-Bois Read more

In France, the international circuit of Aunay-les-Bois offered good conditions this Friday afternoon for the Qualifying Practice of the second round of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior. Good weather and mild temperatures allowed all the participants to show their talent without hesitation using MG Tires slick tyres. British Driver Slater took the Junior pole position and Brazilian Camara set the fastest time in OK.

Sunday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Sunday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Saturday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Saturday Livestream: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Livetiming and Results: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk

Livetiming and Results: Round 1 of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior at Genk Read more

The circuit of Genk, the “Home of Champions”, will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Youngsters ready to take on the European Championship in Belgium

Youngsters ready to take on the European Championship in Belgium Read more

The circuit of Genk (BEL), the "Home of Champions", will launch the FIA Karting European Championship - OK & Junior from 13th to 16th May 2021. 190 drivers have registered for this grand opening event and the trend towards a younger OK category continues.

Fantastic season opener gives a glimpse of the Champions of the Future!

Fantastic season opener gives a glimpse of the Champions of the Future! Read more

The 2021 season opened in Genk with enormous fields in the OK Junior and OK categories. All of today’s stars of karting showed their presence at the Belgian track, giving a glimpse of possible future champions of karting and beyond!

Birel ART Racing Team - Genk: Convincing performances before the European Championship

Birel ART Racing Team - Genk: Convincing performances before the European Championship Read more

Champions of the Future, held from 29th April to 2nd May 2021, brought some notable changes to the competition two weeks before the start of the FIA Karting European Championship - OK and Junior.

Birel ART Racing team: Another KZ2 victory and an excellent level of performance in Lonato

Birel ART Racing team: Another KZ2 victory and an excellent level of performance in Lonato Read more

The WSK Euro Series started this weekend on the Lonato circuit in a contrasting weather situation. After the sunshine of the first days, rain and coolness accompanied the Final stages. Birel ART Racing showed very good competitiveness in all categories. Kremers dominated KZ2 in all weather conditions, there was no shortage of good performances in OK, Macintyre was 5th in OK-Junior and Van Langendonck was 4th in Mini.

All set for the final stages of the first round of WSK Euro Series in Lonato

All set for the final stages of the first round of WSK Euro Series in Lonato Read more

Qualifying heats ended in Lonato. The path has been long to select the finalists as it involved 42 races. The double Prefinals will begin at 10:40 on Sunday, April 11th while the Finals will be at 14:20 for OK, MINI, KZ2 and OKJ with live TV streaming.

A lot of protagonists hunting for the top in Lonato’s WSK Euro Series

A lot of protagonists hunting for the top in Lonato’s WSK Euro Series Read more

Qualifying practice and the initial heats highlighted the speed of a lot of drivers that put their name forward to the win in each category. Further heats will follow on Saturday, while the final stages will be on Sunday, April 11th with live TV Streaming.    

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.

IAME Winter Cup: Kamyab, Harrison & MacDonald make the difference in the wet!

IAME Winter Cup: Kamyab, Harrison & MacDonald make the difference in the wet! Read more

The IAME Winter Cup started off the 2021 international IAME season in great fashion on the Kartodromo Internacional Lucas Guerrero of Valencia. British drivers made the most of a tricky weather in Sunday's Finals with Roman Kamyab claiming the victory in Mini, Bart Harrison winning his second consecutive cup in Junior, and Dean McDonald achieving another Senior success.

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.

Gamble succeeds in Portimão

Gamble succeeds in Portimão Read more

Originally scheduled at the height of summer in Le Mans, the 2nd edition of the Rotax MAX Challenge International Trophy had to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic like everyone else. Thanks to the important preparation work carried out by the 3MK Events team, the event could be rescheduled in Portugal from 8th to 13th December 2020. With nearly 230 participants and a rigorous health protocol, the competition is already shaping up to be a success as the Qualifying Practices have just been completed.

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!

Glass half-full for team Leclerc by Lennox Racing in Sarno

Glass half-full for team Leclerc by Lennox Racing in Sarno Read more

The second round of the FIA Karting European Championship OK-OKJ took place this weekend at the International Circuit of Naples, Italy, which saw our team amongst the protagonists of the first round of WSK Euro Series that was contested over a month ago.