Vortex records the weekend in La Conca
Vortex records the weekend in La Conca

Vortex records the weekend in La Conca

Vortex records the weekend in La Conca

Vortex records the weekend in La Conca

On the occasion of the second round of the WSK Super Master Series, the OTK Kart Group’s engines are present in the decisive races of the OK and OKJ categories in a good number, other than...
Vortex, first podium of 2021
Vortex, first podium of 2021

Vortex, first podium of 2021

Vortex, first podium of 2021

Vortex, first podium of 2021

OTK Kart Group's engines are back on track on the occasion of the WSK Champions Cup at the Adria Karting Raceway, showing once again top performances.
Hofer and Haase win rain-affected thriller at the Lausitzring ahead of Indy Dontje and Maxi Götz
Hofer and Haase win rain-affected thriller at the Lausitzring ahead of Indy Dontje and Maxi Götz

Hofer and Haase win rain-affected...

Hofer and Haase win rain-affected thriller at the Lausitzring ahead of Indy Dontje and Maxi Götz

Hofer and Haase win rain-affected thriller at the Lausitzring ahead of Indy Dontje and Maxi Götz

Klettwitz: Saturday's ADAC GT Masters race at the Lausitzring was suspenseful right up to the last few metres. The Audi pairing of Max Hofer (21, AUT) and Christopher Haase (33, GER, both...
TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted parity weight adjustment
TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted parity weight adjustment

TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted parity...

TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted parity weight adjustment

TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted parity weight adjustment

During the past 12 months, there has been significant discussion from the karting industry and some competitors regarding the parity between engines in the TaG 125 and TaG 125 Restricted Classes. The...
Rental Kart: 3 Questions to Euan Jeffery, CRG's sales manager
Rental Kart: 3 Questions to Euan Jeffery, CRG's sales manager

Rental Kart: 3 Questions to Euan...

Rental Kart: 3 Questions to Euan Jeffery, CRG's sales manager

Rental Kart: 3 Questions to Euan Jeffery, CRG's sales manager

The Rental Kart division within CRG plays a very important role and is becoming increasingly central to the company’s commercial policies. For many years the Rental sector has been a booming...
Vortex twice on the podium in Sarno
Vortex twice on the podium in Sarno

Vortex twice on the podium in Sarno

Vortex twice on the podium in Sarno

Vortex twice on the podium in Sarno

The engines of the OTK Kart Group pushed Freddie Slater into second place in the final of the OKJ class while in OK, Joseph Turney achieved third position.
Otk Chassis Dealers Network Germany
Otk Chassis Dealers Network Germany

Otk Chassis Dealers Network Germany

Otk Chassis Dealers Network Germany

Otk Chassis Dealers Network Germany

The sales network of OTK chassis for Germany is welcoming a new dealer: AK-Racing.
12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History
12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History

12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History

12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History

12 Engines That Wrote Vortex History

The vortex-engines.com website is now enriched by an important page: the Milestone section, recalling our first 25-year-history through the most winning engines.
CIK-FIA 2020 Homologations extended to 2021
CIK-FIA 2020 Homologations extended to 2021

CIK-FIA 2020 Homologations extended to...

CIK-FIA 2020 Homologations extended to 2021

CIK-FIA 2020 Homologations extended to 2021

The CIK-FIA homologation process for chassis, brakes and bodywork, which represents about 110 products and about 50 manufacturers from 10 countries, is due to start on 1st August 2020. However, due to...
Vortex 25th Anniversary
Vortex 25th Anniversary

Vortex 25th Anniversary

Vortex 25th Anniversary

Vortex 25th Anniversary

From the World Championships conquered one year after its début, to the Rok Cup universe: the OTK Group engines division left an indelible mark in karting during its first 25 years, conquering over...
Coronavirus emergency: CRG activates some safety measures CRG factory closes from march 16th to 20th
Coronavirus emergency: CRG activates some safety measures CRG factory closes from march 16th to 20th

Coronavirus emergency: CRG activates...

Coronavirus emergency: CRG activates some safety measures CRG factory closes from march 16th to 20th

Coronavirus emergency: CRG activates some safety measures CRG factory closes from march 16th to 20th

Italy is currently among the countries most affected by Coronavirus and the consequences that this global emergency is generating on karting are both sporting and productive. Italy represents an...
Corona crisis: Birel ART factory stop temporarly from 16th till 20th march 2020
Corona crisis: Birel ART factory stop temporarly from 16th till 20th march 2020

Corona crisis: Birel ART factory stop...

Corona crisis: Birel ART factory stop temporarly from 16th till 20th march 2020

Corona crisis: Birel ART factory stop temporarly from 16th till 20th march 2020

Run is in their DNA. Their sense of civility and of responsibility towards all their employees and families leads us to take important measures.
Homologation withdrawn for three helmets
Homologation withdrawn for three helmets

Homologation withdrawn for three helmets

Homologation withdrawn for three helmets

Homologation withdrawn for three helmets

The FIA Motorsport Safety Department and Motorsport Australia have advised the cancellation of three different helmets previously approved under the 8859-2015 Standard due to safety reasons.
Vortex; First, second and third place in Adria
Vortex; First, second and third place in Adria

Vortex; First, second and third place in...

Vortex; First, second and third place in Adria

Vortex; First, second and third place in Adria

The karting season starts with a victory for Vortex during the first round of the WSK Super Master Series run at the Adria Karting Raceway. Pedro Hiltbrand wins in OK, while Ugo Ugochukwu is second in...
LeCont gains ground at all levels
LeCont gains ground at all levels

LeCont gains ground at all levels

LeCont gains ground at all levels

LeCont gains ground at all levels

A quick overview of the international karting landscape confirms the progress of LeCont tyres around the world. Over time, the quality of LeCont products has become more and more important in racing,...
OTK New Mini 2020 – Tony Kart, Kosmic, Exprit, Redspeed CIK FIA HOMOLOGATED
OTK New Mini 2020 – Tony Kart, Kosmic, Exprit, Redspeed CIK FIA HOMOLOGATED

OTK New Mini 2020 – Tony Kart, Kosmic,...

OTK New Mini 2020 – Tony Kart, Kosmic, Exprit, Redspeed CIK FIA HOMOLOGATED

OTK New Mini 2020 – Tony Kart, Kosmic, Exprit, Redspeed CIK FIA HOMOLOGATED

For the first homologation of the Mini CIK-FIA international class, OTK Kart Group (Tony Kart, Kosmic, Exprit, Redspeed) is introducing the new 2020 Mini Rookie chassis, renewed in materials, frame...
New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart chassis: new Haase graphics and new KG bodywork
New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart chassis: new Haase graphics and new KG bodywork

New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart...

New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart chassis: new Haase graphics and new KG bodywork

New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart chassis: new Haase graphics and new KG bodywork

New look for the 2020 Bomber minikart chassis: new Haase graphics and new KG bodywork for a very appealing look, in addition to the technical features specifically developed for this small jewel.
Vortex: a successful 2019
Vortex: a successful 2019

Vortex: a successful 2019

Vortex: a successful 2019

Vortex: a successful 2019

The season just ended has really been rich in prestigious victories for Vortex, World Champion in OKJ and always playing a leading role throughout the year and in all categories. A year studded with...
New TB Kart mini Monster
New TB Kart mini Monster

New TB Kart mini Monster

New TB Kart mini Monster

New TB Kart mini Monster

TB Kart is proud to announce and introduce to the karting world our new model Monster chassis built for next talents generation. TB Kart Monster is built based and approved by new CIK-FIA homologation...
Arnaud Kozlinski leaves the CRG Racing Team
Arnaud Kozlinski leaves the CRG Racing Team

Arnaud Kozlinski leaves the CRG Racing...

Arnaud Kozlinski leaves the CRG Racing Team

Arnaud Kozlinski leaves the CRG Racing Team

Since January 2020 Arnaud Kozlinski will not be part of the CRG technical staff anymore. The professional relationship between the Italian factory and the former French driver ends in friendly and...

Vortex ends the WSK Super Master Series with a flourish

Vortex ends the WSK Super Master Series with a flourish Read more

On the Sarno circuit, the drivers powered by our engine are absolute protagonists. Ardigò is second in KZ2, while the first 4 places in Final for OKJ are powered by Vortex.

RMC Grand Finals 2019: Long-term chassis parnters Supplemented by a new ally

RMC Grand Finals 2019: Long-term chassis parnters  Supplemented by a new ally Read more

For the 20th anniversary of Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals BRP-Rotax cooperates with well-known associates and a newcomer in one of the world’s biggest karting event. The proven partners BirelART, IPKarting and Sodikart are complemented by J3’s Compkart chassis brand.

Rental Kart: CRG’s Premium Selection Program

Rental Kart: CRG’s Premium Selection Program Read more

Within the activities to support the Rental Kart Line, one of the most complete and successful lines in this important market branch, CRG is increasing its commitment and organization regarding second-hand Rental karts.

Big results for Vortex in OKJ at South Garda Karting for WSK Super Master Series

Big results for Vortex in OKJ at South Garda Karting for WSK Super Master Series Read more

The DST Vortex engine takes the victory and monopolizing the podium in the junior class after a whole great weekend.

Birel ART and Davide Forè have agreed to end their collaboration, Luca Filini new manager of the Birel ART Racing Team

Birel ART and Davide Forè have agreed to end their collaboration, Luca Filini new manager of the Birel ART Racing Team Read more

Birel ART thanks Davide for his valuable work as head of the Racing Team since last year. As of today, Luca Filini manages the Birel ART Racing Team, both technically and sporting.

VIDEO Part2: The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine Rookie 4 Shift

VIDEO Part2: The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine Rookie 4 Shift Read more

The new kart project Rookie 4 Shift and ID Engines from Arthur, Indy and Milan Dontje are doing well! Recently a collective test was held on the go-kart track in The Netherlands and at the Italian kartingtrack of Adria the world premiere of ID Engines, (named after Indy Dontje) took place during the international kart fair in Adria. The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine made a huge impression on the kart fans! Indy Dontje tells more about the concept.

VIDEO Part1: The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine Rookie 4 Shift

VIDEO Part1: The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine Rookie 4 Shift Read more

The new kart project Rookie 4 Shift and ID Engines from Arthur, Indy and Milan Dontje are doing well! Recently a collective test was held on the go-kart track in The Netherlands and at the Italian kartingtrack of Adria the world premiere of ID Engines, (named after Indy Dontje) took place during the international kart fair in Adria. The first four-stroke shifterkart-engine made a huge impression on the kart fans! Indy Dontje tells more about the concept.

Rotax expands their MOJO Tire network to include western Canada

Rotax expands their MOJO Tire network to include western Canada Read more

Gunskirchen, Austria – BRP-Rotax announces the decision to introduce a new partner in Western Canada responsible for the distribution of their MOJO racing kart tire product range in 2019.

2018 VORTEX triumphs

2018 VORTEX triumphs Read more

The 2018 season will be remembered for the World Title in KZ. Besides the World Championship in the master class, other two great successes stand out, the one in the CIK-FIA International KZ2 Super Cup and the CIK-FIA European Championship in OKJ.

Tony Kart presents the new chassis: Racer 401R, Krypton 801R and Rookie EV.

Tony Kart presents the new chassis: Racer 401R, Krypton 801R and Rookie EV. Read more

Now the last developments of the top range Tony Kart chassis are official. The models Racer 401R and Krypton 801R for Ok and KZ, and Rookie EV for the Mini. All the chassis have a new graphic and some improvements on the components. For the Rookies also the frame has been modified and the brake system has been redisgned.

Kosmic Kart revealed the new 2019 Kosmic chassis: Mercury R, Lynx R and Rookie EV.

Kosmic Kart revealed the new 2019 Kosmic chassis: Mercury R, Lynx R and Rookie EV. Read more

The 2019 Kosmic chassis Mercury R, Lynx R and Rookie EV have been officially presented. They have new graphics and some innovations concerning the components, new solutions developed in synergy by the Kosmic Kart Racing Depratment and by OTK Kart Group R&D Department.

Vortex: New Homologated Engines

Vortex: New Homologated Engines Read more

Several technical innovations mark out the new engines.

2019 FA Kart Chassis FA Kart Victory R, V2 R and Rookie EV

2019 FA Kart Chassis FA Kart Victory R, V2 R and Rookie EV Read more

The 2019 season will be the stage of a significantly evolved version of the model for the Mini category, the Rookie EV. The R&D Department of the OTK Kart Group mainly focused on the new BSM4 braking system and the bare frames geometries. The evolution presented for the two models Victory R and V2 R is reaching high evolution and refinement level, never obtained before.

Tony Tesoro joins CRG Nordam. The technician has taken on the role of "Race Team and Sales management".

Tony Tesoro joins CRG Nordam. The technician has taken on the role of "Race Team and Sales management". Read more

CRG Nordam, the company that handles the American market for the CRG brand, has announced the new entry of Tony Tesoro to the companies structure starting in December.

The 24 Hours of Italy 2019 Presented

The 24 Hours of Italy 2019 Presented Read more

The event will take place in Adria on March 30th-31st and it will be broadcasted in live streaming. Over 40 teams are attended from all over the world.

Vortex And Smal On The Podium Of The Okj Category Of The Wsk Final Cup In Adria

Vortex And Smal On The Podium Of The Okj Category Of The Wsk Final Cup In Adria Read more

On the Adria Karting Raceway, Kirill Smal brought the Vortex engines high in the final challenge of the WSK Final Cup, obtaining the third position of the OK Junior category.

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Keep informed about the latest karting news, follow KartXpress on Twitter.

Vortex on the podium in the first round of the WSK Final Cup in Lonato

Vortex on the podium in the first round of the WSK Final Cup in Lonato Read more

Great results for Vortex engines in OKJ, thanks to Nikita Bedrin and Kirill Smal, and in KZ2 for Simo Puhakka and Marco Ardigò

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