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A B’Ute Partnership for Kartsport New Zealand

One of the most active supporters of New Zealand’s top-level motorsport athletes, the Giltrap Group, has now turned its attention to fostering driver excellence where the best drivers get their start: KartSport.

End Of An Era For Master Karting

After a decade of trading, it’s the end of an era for Master Karting.

New DR Kart Cadet & Junior Chassis Coming

DR Racing Kart Australia – in conjunction with the DR Racing Kart factory, D.Racing and NEK Racing Seats – has been developing the latest karts that are about to hit Australian shores.

How To: Service The OTK Brake Caliper

Derek Jones at Power Republic shows how to service and change the seals on a Tony Kart brake caliper.

Kiwis Confirm NZ Vortex Mini ROK Title Winner

KartSport New Zealand announced this week that Christchurch driver Jacob Douglas has been confirmed as the winner of the 2018 New Zealand Vortex Mini ROK class title.

History: The Morowa Kart Club

by Frank Viola (with assistance from Colin and Graham Malcolm)

Amp Up Your X30

New-Line accessories for the IAME X30, new to Remo Racing and available from your local kart dealer!

Rotax Euro Trophy Round 2

Seven weeks after its magnificent premiere, the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy entered its second round from June 8th to 10th, which marked half of the season.

Forè Back to P1 at Italian Championship Round

Another good series of races have marked the third weekend of the Italian ACI Karting Championship in Sarno at the International Circuit Napoli that welcomed 200 drivers for the third round of the season with categories KZ2, 60 Mini, and the Rok and Iame X30 Trophies on track with the Junior and Senior grades.

Come-&-Try Briggs & Stratton

Here’s the information for the Briggs & Stratton come and try day at Newcastle on July 14.

Double Podium for Wharton at Rotax Euro Round

Australian junior James Wharton scored a podium in each of the Finals at the second round of the Rotax Euro Trophy in Sweden on the weekend.

Karting News Briefs

DRIVEN BY PASSION – Flying Lap Media wondered what would happen if they took raw footage from a racing event, and purposely discarded the best shots. “What would happen if we skipped the obligatory techno music or grungy rock soundtrack? What if we got back to basics? No fancy cuts. No 3D graphics. No fluff.” And this (below) is what was left…

4-Stroke Association Nominate Engine for 2019

The 4-Stroke Karting Association of NSW has announced the Briggs & Stratton Local 206 engine will be its ‘engine of the future’ for 2019 and beyond.

Musgrave’s Third S1 Win at Prokart Challenge

The 2018 season for the California ProKart Challenge resumed on June 1-2 as the program visited the CalSpeed Karting Center in Fontana, California. After taking the months of April and May off for the SKUSA Pro Tour SpringNationals, racers from all over the western half of the United States converged on the ‘Grande’ circuit that sits just outside the Auto Club Speedway facility, where many of the southern California karters call home. The total number of racers reached the 150 mark, as the series met the halfway point of the championship chase by putting Round Three into the books.

Double Podium For Cox at Sunbelts

Rangiora karter Chris Cox was back to his best at this year’s Insite-sponsored Sunbelts Sprint Championships meeting over Queen’s Birthday weekend, winning the Rotax Max Light class outright and finishing second to Blenheim ace Daniel Bugler in Open.

Kart Retro – Rediscovering The 100cc Screamers

re-published with permission – originally on www.spekture.com

Toto Super One, Round 4

Tuto Super One Series, Round 4, Clay Pigeon, 2nd-3rd June

Trade-In Bonanza & Drive-Away Package

The End Of Financial Year Sale at Patrizicorse now includes a Trade-In deal to swap from your current brand to BirelART or Ricciardo Kart, plus a drive-away package that includes a Torini engine and tyres.

Patrizicorse EOFY Sale

Patrizicorse has kicked off an End Of Financial Year Sale with a selection of brand new BirelART and Ricciardo karts at reduced prices.