IWF23 - Breathtaking Finals in Portimao

IWF23 - Breathtaking Finals in Portimao Read more

The Warriors who qualified for the eleventh edition of the IWF23 put on an absolutely incredible show over four days of competition on the Algarve circuit in Portimao. IAME Motorsport confirmed the success of its organisations throughout the world, which ended in apotheosis with this very high-level final. In the south of Portugal, Khali Atkins in the X30 Senior class, Harry Bartle in the X30 Junior class, Will Green in the X30 Mini class and Viktor Öberg in the X30 Master class were crowned after some thrilling races, in what turned out to be very pleasant weather at the end of October. 

Saturday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Saturday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Friday live stream: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Friday live stream: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Thursday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Thursday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Wednesday live stream: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Wednesday live stream: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Results: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Results: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Live timing: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao

Live timing: IAME Warriors Finals at the Kartódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimao Read more

The IWF will for the first time take place on the Portimao circuit, which has already hosted a large number of prestigious international events in the past. With the decision to reserve the IWF for the X30 Mini, X30 Junior, X30 Senior, and X30 Master categories, the week's program will be much more balanced than in previous years. In terms of the sporting schedule, the principle of the Super Heat will be introduced to replace the Prefinals, while the Masters will benefit from a more appropriate schedule.

Pressure mounts ahead of IAME's Major International Event

Pressure mounts ahead of IAME's Major International Event Read more

Founded in 2012 in the wake of the success of the Bruno Grana International Trophy, named after one of the founders of the IAME engine factory, the IWF is one of the most eagerly awaited and prestigious events on the world karting calendar. With 380 drivers entered in four categories, the 12th edition promises to be a grand and intense affair on the Algarve circuit at Portimao in southern Portugal. The first Free Practice sessions will start on Monday 23rd October and the winners will be celebrated on Saturday 28th October 2023.

California Prokart Challenge concludes 2023 season at Adams Motorsports Park

California Prokart Challenge concludes 2023 season at Adams Motorsports Park Read more

The 2023 California ProKart Challenge came to a close on the September 22-24 weekend with the final two rounds contested at the Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, CA. This was a revised series finale for the 19th championship season when Hurricane Hilary forced Round Five in August to be combined with Round Six. The new three-day weekend avoided weather issues, with perfect racing conditions for the drivers wrapping up the 2023 championship program.

Sunday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg

Sunday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg Read more

The final race of the IAME Series Benelux 2023, which continues this weekend in Mariembourg, is once again well attended with a field of more than 250 drivers.  And with the decision on the title in several categories yet to be made, it promises to be an exciting three days.

Saturday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg

Saturday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg Read more

The final race of the IAME Series Benelux 2023, which continues this weekend in Mariembourg, is once again well attended with a field of more than 250 drivers.  And with the decision on the title in several categories yet to be made, it promises to be an exciting three days.

Friday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg

Friday live stream IAME Benelux Series: who wins the titles of 2023 at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg Read more

The final race of the IAME Series Benelux 2023, which continues this weekend in Mariembourg, is once again well attended with a field of more than 250 drivers.  And with the decision on the title in several categories yet to be made, it promises to be an exciting three days.

Results: Final Round of the IAME Benelux Series at Karting des Fagnes Mariembourg

Results: Final Round of the IAME Benelux Series at Karting des Fagnes Mariembourg Read more

The final race of the IAME Series Benelux 2023, which continues this weekend in Mariembourg, is once again well attended with a field of more than 250 drivers.  And with the decision on the title in several categories yet to be made, it promises to be an exciting three days.

Live timing: Final Round of the IAME Benelux Series at Karting des Fagnes Mariembourg

Live timing: Final Round of the IAME Benelux Series at Karting des Fagnes Mariembourg Read more

The final race of the IAME Series Benelux 2023, which continues this weekend in Mariembourg, is once again well attended with a field of more than 250 drivers.  And with the decision on the title in several categories yet to be made, it promises to be an exciting three days.

California ProKart Challenge to close out 2023 season at Adams Motorsports Park

California ProKart Challenge to close out 2023 season at Adams Motorsports Park Read more

The second half of the 2023 California ProKart Challenge was revised due to the arrival of Hurricane Hilary. The fourth stop of the Superkarts! USA regional series in August was scheduled to be a double-round weekend, hosting Rounds Four and Five. Due to the weather issues, Round Five was moved to the upcoming series finale weekend on September 22-24 at the Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, California.

Round four contested at Adams Motorsports Park for California Prokart Challenge

Round four contested at Adams Motorsports Park for California Prokart Challenge Read more

The 19th season for the California ProKart Challenge has been put to the test as the program enters the second half of the championship chase. What was scheduled as a three-day, two-round race weekend at the Adams Motorsports Park in Riverside, California over August 18-20 became a shortened two-day, one-round event. Hurricane Hilary hit the southern California region on Sunday, forcing Superkarts! USA to postpone the Round Five action scheduled for that day. Round Four was contested on Saturday, with dry weather greeting the competitors at the historic Riverside, California facility.

Double-round weekend ahead for California ProKart Challenge

Double-round weekend ahead for California ProKart Challenge Read more

Two rounds of racing set for Superkarts! USA regional championship program at historic Adams Motorsports Park on August 18-20

Round three of California ProKart Challenge set for Santa Maria

Round three of California ProKart Challenge set for Santa Maria Read more

The 2023 California ProKart Challenge returns to action on the July 8-9 weekend with a trip to the Santa Maria Karting Association facility. The third round of the Superkarts! USA regional program will be held at the Santa Maria, California facility. Following two events at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park to open up the year, the California PKC program reaches the midway point with the third event to continue the 19th championship season with a perfect sunny, breezy beach climate expected for Round Three.

Repeat winners and first time victors at California Prokart Challenge

Repeat winners and first time victors at California Prokart Challenge Read more

The second event of the 2023 California ProKart Challenge saw teams and drivers return to the Buttonwillow Raceway Park over the May 6-7 weekend. Round Two of the Superkarts! USA regional program welcomed nearly 100 karters competing in seven categories around the 7/10-mile circuit in the clockwise direction. Perfect racing weather provided an amazing backdrop for the racing action over the two days.

California ProKart Challenge Returns to Action This Weekend

California ProKart Challenge Returns to Action This Weekend Read more

The month of May is here and so is the second round of the 2023 California ProKart Challenge. The Superkarts! USA regional series returns to the Buttonwillow Raceway Park to complete the back-to-back trips to start out this year’s championship program. The 19th season of the series began in March at the Buttonwillow, California facility and during this return, the drivers will run in the clockwise direction for the two-day Round Two event.

California ProKart Challenge opens 2023 season at Buttonwillow

California ProKart Challenge opens 2023 season at Buttonwillow Read more

The opening weekend for the 2023 California ProKart Challenge took place over March 11-12 at the Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Nearly 100 competitors participated on the weekend at the California facility with two full days of action for the first event of the six-round championship program. The 7/10-mile circuit in the counter-clockwise direction welcomed nine drivers earning their first victories on the season at the Superkarts! USA regional program.

LIVE-TIMING IAME Series Benelux Collective Tests at Karting Des Fagnes in Mariembourg

LIVE-TIMING IAME Series Benelux Collective Tests at Karting Des Fagnes in Mariembourg Read more

The IAME Benelux Series starts the 2023 season with the Collective test at Karting des Fagnes in Mariembourg from the 17th until the 19th of February. The X30 Junior and X30 Senior groups will be running two days on Friday (17th) and Saturday (18th). On Sunday 19th the classes: Mini, Mini Rookie, X30 Master, X30 Senior Cup and X30 Super Shifter will test on the track in South Belgium. 

Superkarts! USA confirms 2023 Winter Series and Pro Tour Class structure

Superkarts! USA confirms 2023 Winter Series and Pro Tour Class structure Read more

Two months after a successful 25th running of their SuperNationals in Las Vegas, Superkarts! USA is set to begin its 2023 racing season in mid-January at the AMR Homestead-Miami Motorplex presented by MG Tires in south Florida. The sixth edition of the SKUSA Winter Series will once again be based out of the Homestead facility with two doubleheader weekends in January and February.

Birel ART - State of the art technology for a top level Rotax Grand Final

Birel ART - State of the art technology for a top level Rotax Grand Final Read more

Birel ART provided perfect service in Portimao during the 22nd edition of the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. The drivers in the DD2 Max and Micro Max categories, a total of 108 competitors representing no less than 44 nationalities, were able to take advantage of high quality equipment, which ensured the sporting fairness so important to Rotax. The intensity of the races confirmed the technical and sporting expertise of the Italian factory.

Energy hits the jackpot in Las Vegas

Energy hits the jackpot in Las Vegas Read more

Very well established thanks to the efforts of importer Nash Motorsportz, Energy Corse enjoys an excellent reputation on the American continent. Success is never far away for the Italian brand, which has just achieved magnificent performances at the famous Supernationals in Las Vegas, including a victory in the KA100 Senior and a 2nd place in X30 Senior.

IWF 2022 – Champions crowned after incredible battles

IWF 2022 – Champions crowned after incredible battles Read more

The four finals held on the Le Mans international circuit gave rise to a very high level of spectacle and to a continuous turnaround, favoured by the quality and homogeneity of IAME Karting engines. The rain having definitively decided to leave the Sarthe region, the Warriors were able to take advantage of dry conditions for this last day dedicated to the pre-finals and finals. The first winners of the IWF22 are known: Gianmatteo Rousseau (PAN) in X30 Mini, Julien Chastenet (FRA) in KA100, Fabrice Frete (FRA) in X30 Master and Markus Kajak (EST) in Z-I.

Sunday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at Le Mans

Sunday live streaming coverage: IAME Warriors Finals at Le Mans Read more

As expected, the first races of the IWF were very exciting in all categories: X30 Mini, KA100, X30 Master and Z-I. The Warriors lived up to their name throughout the day. Despite the rain, very few collisions were recorded, proof of the dexterity of the drivers present for this great event organised by IAME Karting. While some were doing their utmost to move up the rankings after what they hoped would be a better qualifying session, others confirmed their ease on the slippery Le Mans track.

Live timing: IAME Warriors Finals at Le Mans

Live timing: IAME Warriors Finals at Le Mans Read more

As expected, the first races of the IWF were very exciting in all categories: X30 Mini, KA100, X30 Master and Z-I. The Warriors lived up to their name throughout the day. Despite the rain, very few collisions were recorded, proof of the dexterity of the drivers present for this great event organised by IAME Karting. While some were doing their utmost to move up the rankings after what they hoped would be a better qualifying session, others confirmed their ease on the slippery Le Mans track.

IWF 2022 – A new hierarchy after 33 very exciting heats

IWF 2022 – A new hierarchy after 33 very exciting heats Read more

The end of the qualifying heats was marked by the return of sunshine on the Le Mans International Circuit and the use of slick tyres during this very intense day of competition! The great event created by IAME Karting in 2012, just 10 years ago, already named a lot of finalists in the X30 Mini, KA100, X30 Master and Z-I categories. Many of them want to add their name to the list of winners of this prestigious IWF22, whose mission is also to offer a Carbon Neutral meeting.

IWF 2022 – Tricky conditions for the beginning of the qualifying heats

IWF 2022 – Tricky conditions for the beginning of the qualifying heats Read more

After settling over the Le Mans International Circuit on Thursday during qualifying practice, rain clouds remained stationary in the sky in this region of western France, forcing the drivers to use Komet rain tyres throughout the 17 qualifying heats on Friday. These difficult conditions did not prevent the drivers from putting on a show on the track, with many overtaking moves. Nevertheless, the hierarchy is far from being fixed, as many heats are on the programme on Saturday, before the much awaited final stages on Sunday. The IWF22 still has many surprises in store for us.