Rotax entered the tyre market in 2005 with a hard compound, the durable Mojo D1 tyre for all classes to reduce the tyre costs – a very significant cost in karting. The very successful D2 followed and is still serving Junior Max and the Clubmans classes very well. The premier classes demanded higher performance tyres, thus the quest for good performance and tyre longevity – two things that often seem mutually exclusive – is the ongoing challenge.
Ce samedi 18 février aura lieu la 19ème édition des 4 Heures Pole-Position.
Great race for Alessandro Giardelli in KZ2, Federer dominated but ended second in the Final.
The season-opener is scheduled from 19th to 23rd April at the International Circuit Napoli in Sarno (I).
Dante has been among the quickest ending sixth. Gonzales was forced to an early retirement, but has been very competitive in qualifying, heats and Prefinal. Good races for Pastacaldi, Hold and Sani.
The second edition of the eKartingNews.com Driver Rankings Powered by Bell Racing USA for the TaG category in 2017 comes with some changes. Following the Superkarts! USA Pro Tour WinterNationals, an error was made in the March 29 standings with the incorrect base ranking for the event.
It is, in fact, the longest-running sprint kart event in the country, with the first one staged as a then-popular ‘road race’ round a street course in Hastings’ in September 1968 to help raise funds for the Hawke’s Bay club’s new sealed track at nearby Roys Hill.
The best result of CRG drivers in KZ was obtained by Jorrit Pex, who ended the Final in fifth place, while Paolo De Conto was sixth