Additionally, there will be 10% off prices storewide (chassis, engines and all associated components), $50 OMP Racesuits, plus helmet, glove and accessories on sale, and ‘spot specials’ – making this a perfect time to stock up for the end of the season!
Because the Rotax Pro Tour round was the first major kart event to be run at the new international-spec 1117 metre track at The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia, the final round provided an absolutely level playing field for all the drivers, especially the Kiwis who usually fly in and out for just the race weekend, rather than test extensively at each track beforehand like many of their Australian counterparts.
Republished from Kartsportnews.com The fifth round of the Golden Power Series was run at Swan Hill’s Sun Centre Kart Way on the weekend. 109 entries competed across the 11 classes at the track famous for it’s banked ‘Thunderdome’ style corner. Round 5 Photo Gallery on the series’ Facebook HERE Some video clips from the meeting HERE […]
Republished from Kartsportnews.com Vintage karts were included at the KZ World Championship meeting at Genk recently. Jen Wade sent through these great photos of some of the equipment that was on display, some of which was also demonstrated on track. Source: Kartsportnews.com
Drivers and crews were significantly challenged by the weather. Temperatures did not get above ten degrees and rain persisted throughout. Dry conditions were only experienced for the first two practices sessions and the final race of the meeting which was Cadet 12.
Two resident Kiwis, Josh Hart from Palmerston North (Rotax 125 Light) and Ryan Wood from Wellington (Junior Max) have already won their classes at earlier rounds of the 2018 series title fight, and both are currently third in the series’ points standings for their classes.
Republished from Kartsportnews.com WHERE’S MY RACE? – Wondering why the race meet you attended doesn’t get a write up on KartSportNews, but there are reports from other events? We can only publish what’s been sent to us, and we’re always on the lookout for contributors from all states and all forms of kart racing. Is there […]
Republished from Kartsportnews.com There are limited places remaining for the SP Tools Junior Sprockets Program to be held at Port Melbourne on Saturday September 22. The SP Tools Junior Sprockets program provides the opportunity for newcomers to experience the thrill and excitement of karting in a safe and controlled environment. Once they have completed the program, […]
This year’s two-day meeting format saw each of the seven Jason Richards GP classes get a qualifying session and three 12-lap heats on Saturday, a fourth – this time 15-lap reverse grid – heat on Sunday morning, then a Top 6 Shootout and 40-lap Grand Prix Final.