Tuesday April 21

WA KZ Series, Round 2 Photos, report, results & points from Bunbury
Change For Lithgow This Weekend Now One Day (Sunday) only
State Championship Progressive Points VIC, NSW, QLD & SA
Photos: SA State Championship Round 1 Some images from Barossa
Hart & Huston Share CRC Speedshow Lead Report and photos from round 1 in NZ
Australian-Made Chassis Leads The Way Arrow heads Manufacturers' Cup

Monday April 20

1 x Weekend; 4 x State Championship Rounds Results from historic weekend of state level karting
Tiger Kart Club's April Club Day Report and photos from Wanneroo
2015 Young Guns Titles Wrap and results from Lismore
264 Starters For AIDKA State Title Entry list for South Australia
Hurricane's April Club Run Event wrap from Wundowie
Round 2 Whyalla Kart Club Championships Report and podium pics
Great Show At European KZ/KZ2 Champs Rnd 1 Camponeschi & Fasberg win Sarno
State Wide Series Points Progressive placings after round 3 at Launceston
Scott McLaughlin Joins Deadly Karts V8 driver goes green
Double Podium for CRG at Sarno PR (Euro) - Factory team's race report
IKC Round 3, Club Championship Race report & photos from Ipswich

  • Apologies to the thousands of KartSportNews readers for the lack of updates over the past few days. I've been busy with some non-karting stuff that had to be done. Regular publishing of anything karting has now resumed :)
    Cheers, Mark Wicks

Wednesday April 15

Twenty 200 Opens at Super Series Round 1 Photos, report and results from WA

Tuesday April 14

Vic Championship Rnd 2 Entry Extended Event detail / update - entry closes tomorrow (Wed)
Sarno's European KZ & KZ2 Championship Round Event preview & live stream links
Big Weekend of Speedway On Central Coast Preview: Double-header at Gosford
Rossi Retro Replica 1999 CRG Heron Plus Danilo Rossi World Championship build

Monday April 13

Karting News Briefs New Spanish kart, Hossack injured, kart theft from race track, etc
James Sera Kart Centre AKC Rnd 1 Report PR - Team news
Angelo Mouzouris' AKC Form Leads to Big Dreams PR - Driver news
Armstrong Digs Deep At Latest WSK Round PR - Driver news
WSK Super Master Series, Round 3 Flack makes final; KF-Js miss the cut
X30 Challenge Europa Event report & photos from 7 Laghi
CRG Win WSK Round With Puhakka & Hauger PR (Euro) - Team news from Italy

Sunday April 12

Aussies In Italy - WSK Super Master Series Qualifying and heat racing from round 3

  • Live stream and timing from Italy via the WSK site HERE. Pre-finals commence 6:50pm AEST. 60Mini final at 10:30pm AEST, KF Junior at 11:30pm AEST

Friday April 10

Kyle Ensbey Joins FMA WA KZ Series Queenslander racing in Bunbury this weekend

Thursday April 9

Karting News Briefs Industry / driver / event / team updates (and Pierce winning video)
Rotax Max EVO Parts Now Available Upgrade to EVO spec at introductory price
Marcus Armstrong Positive Ahead of WSK Round PR - Kiwi driver news
CRG's Rotax Euro Round Wrap PR (Euro) - Team news
Sodi At The Forefront In Both Rotax and X30 PR (Euro) - Team news

Tuesday April 7

Karting News Briefs Grid girl poll, Vic Champs change, karting in shopping centres, Toowoomba cancelled etc
Rotax MAX Euro Challenge Round 1 Event summary and more about Pierce's win
Los Angeles Karting Championship, Round 1 Race report & photos from California

Monday April 6

New Zealand Nationals Wrap & Results Two seconds for Jordan Boys
Perfect Pierce: Lehanes Wins In France Aussie undefeated at Euro MAX Challenge round 1
Australian Kart Championship Series points after round 1 (and a few photos)

Sunday April 5

Spectacular Racing at Australian Championship Opening Round Sunday wrap and video from Melbourne
Dunlop Adds Further Depth To AKC Prize Pool Over $30k of value added to Australian championship

  • Australian Kart Championship round 1 live stream from Melbourne HERE

Pierce Lehane Dominates The Heats In France Rotax MAX Euro Challenge Saturday wrap

Saturday April 4

Australian Kart Championship Preview Show Day 1 wrap, tyre changing comp, plus various interviews
Day 1 of Racing at the 'New' Australian Championship Saturday report & photos
Holden Launch Kart Racing Team Four-driver youth squad to use JC Karts

Friday April 3

Percat Sets the Pace In Melbourne Practice wrap from Todd Rd
Karting News Briefs Fools, new axle key, videos, event/driver info... and more fools
Zanardi Corse Australia's 2015 Line-up PR - Team/driver news
Ricciardo Kart Junior Team Ready To Fire PR - Team/driver news
Forè Wins Margutti Trophy Race report & photos from Lonato
Gippsland's March Club Race Day Photos and results from Morwell

  • Follow the opening round of the 2015 Australian Kart Championship in Melbourne today and across the weekend via live timing HERE and session summaries HERE.

Wednesday April 1

Monarto's C&D Grade Titles Race report and results from South Australia
IAME X30 Challenge Europa PR - Event preview
Karting Associations Enforce Helmet Design Ban New ruling to emulate F1 regulations

Tuesday March 31

Live Streaming & Timing For Australian Kart Championship Follow all the action from the opening round
Launceston Karters Head To Australian Championship Opener Club/Driver PR
Young Guns a Best Bet For Local Kart Glory Kiwi Nationals preview

Monday March 30

Nick Percat Back To Karts For Australian Championship V8 star to race KZ2 at Todd Rd this weekend
Drop-Down Front Bumper System To Return CIK-FIA Q&A and photo of the new mounting

Friday March 27

Karting News Briefs New rules, karting promotions, event info, etc
Kiwi Nationals To Be Live Streamed Over Easter Event preview for NZ Championships

Thursday March 26

Alpha Karting Release Tiger Black Chassis Evolution model from France
Jayco Join as Co-Presenting Partner of Australian Kart Championship Another sponsor joins the series

Wednesday March 25

Australian Kart Championship Update Entry list and timetable for round 1 - UPDATED
BirelART Australia's Record Five Pro Tour Podiums Team report from Dubbo
Sodi Confirms Ambition with Results PR (Euro) - Team update

Tuesday March 24

Karting News Briefs LOTS of karting snippets and updates - never miss the News Briefs!
Photos: Rotax Pro Tour Round 2 Some pics from Dubbo
Expanded Australian Championship Prize Pool Free MG tyres & Vegas SuperNats Arrive-n-Drive deal
CRG Team Report: WSK Super Master Round 2 PR (Euro) - Team news from Italy
Florida ProKart Winter Champions Crowned 3 x IAME International tickets awarded at Jacksonville final
Armstrong Quick But Penalised at WSK Round PR - Driver news from Italy
Tough Run For Kiwi Karters at Pro Tour PR - Driver news from Dubbo

Monday March 23

Rotax Pro Tour Progressive Point Score Series points after round 2, incl. Manufacturers' Cup
VIDEO: Rotax Pro Tour Dubbo Sunday action & interviews with the winners
New Winners In The Chase For Pro Tour Honours Finals Day race report for round 2
The 2015 Kingston Cup Race report from Oakleigh - PHOTOS ADDED
Rain Arrives At WSK Super Master Series Round 2 wrap and results from Italy
Rotax Pro Tour Dubbo Day 2 (Saturday) video wrap

Sunday March 22

  • Pro Tour Dubbo winners - Jnr MAX: Zane Morse, MiniMAX: Bayley Douglas, Jnr Trophy: Reece Cohen, DD2: Jason Pringle, Light: Nicholas Andrews, Heavy: Chris Farkus, DD2 Masters: Scott Howard.
    More to follow...

Saturday March 21

Morse, Pink & Jenner Lead the Way at Dubbo Pro Tour Saturday report & pics
Rotax Challenge of the Americas Champions Crowned Report & photos from final round
VIDEO: Rotax Pro Tour Round 2 Friday wrap from Dubbo

Friday March 20

  • Follow the Rotax Pro Tour round 2 at Dubbo this weekend via the series' official Facebook and Twitter. Results are going up on CMS, plus live audio commentary via Ustream.

Thursday March 19

Spills & Thrills at Tasmanian Statewide Series Report, photos & results from round 2 (incl. series points)
Ipswich Club Championship, Round 2 Report & photos, incl. SEQ J-MAX & Graham Acreman Memorial
Stewart Sisters Part of Extended Kiwi Line-up At Pro Tour The NZers at Dubbo this weekend

Wednesday March 18

Capacity Fields for Dubbo Pro Tour Preview - who will be the pace this weekend?
Kiwi Confident Ahead of WSK Round PR - Marcus Armstrong ready for Castelletto
SKUSA Confirm CBS Sports Network Coverage Promoter/series PR
Rotax MAX Euro Challenge Ready To Kick Off Promoter/series PR

Tuesday March 17

CIK-FIA Scrap The Drop-Down Bumpers! Immediate rule change
New Sponsors For Kel's 2015 Championship Campaign Scott McLaughlin joins the party
Karting Australia Look To Establish Vintage Committee Applications now open
New Zealand's First Vintage GP Meeting A Hit Report and photos from Hastings
Let's Try Again: Round 2 to Kick Off Season Preview - Gosford Speedway this weekend
Delayed Junior Super Series Round Ready To Run Preview for this weekend

Monday March 16

Australian Karting's Richest Prize Pool Announced For 2015 National Championship Round 1 looms
Official Race Program, Entry List, Timetables etc Pro Tour round 2 (Dubbo) latest update
Warwick Kart Club Championship Race report of round 2

Sunday March 15

Kyle Ensbey Joins CRG Australia's Lineup Youth & experience for 2015 team

Friday March 13

New Product: Pedal Box Kit Lots of adjustment for Cadet/Junior or shorter drivers
Employment Opportunity at Kart 1 Racing Full time Sales position
Festival State Cup, Round 1 Race report from Mt Gambier
Strong Entry Bodes Well for NZ Karting Nationals Preview for big Easter weekend

Thursday March 12

Karting News Briefs The drop-down bumpers must go! Plus lots of other karting news & updates
Over 120 For NZ's First Vintage Kart Grand Prix Preview for this weekend
Speedway Champ Wins On Tar PR - Driver news
California Prokart Challenge, Round 2 Report and photos from Willow Springs
The Past To Honour The Future Junior Super Series speedway news

Wednesday March 11

Rotax Announce Grand Finals Location World Final returns to Portugal in November
Schofield Joins Goldstar Series - And Wins Round 3 & Grand Prix report, pics & results

Tuesday March 10

Golden Power Series Opens at Bendigo Round 1 report & pics
Coffs Harbour Club Championship Round 1 wrap, photos & results
DJM Race Team Report - Power Series 1 PR - Team report from Bendigo
Marcus Armstrong 10th At WSK Super Master Series Round 1 PR - Driver report
Three Podiums For CRG at WSK Super Master Opener PR (Euro) - Team report

Monday March 9

Kel Treseder Thanks His Biggest Supporters Words of gratitute from KT
Shannons Extend Emerson Harvey Support #76 aims for the first National Cadet 12 title
WSK Super Master Series - Round 1 Finals day report and results

Sunday March 8

WSK Super Master Series, Round 1 Heat races report from Adria

Saturday March 7

WSK Super Master Series, Round 1 Qualifying: Ardigò, Nielsen and Colombo lead the way

Friday March 6

Karting News Briefs Videos: WSK & 2016 engines, plywood kart, $82,000 kart, plus lots more!

Thursday March 5

Drop-Down Bumpers: From Someone Who Was There Eye witness account of new CIK-FIA nose cone
TaG Super Series Kicks Off at Newcastle Race report & photos from round 1
NZ Goldstar Series Back In Action This Weekend Preview for round 3
Armstrong Well Placed For WSK Master Series Opener Marcus looks to continue strong form

Wednesday March 4

The CIK-FIA Drop Down Bumpers Opinions differ between racers and organisers UPDATED 5/3/15
Rear Plastic Bumper Keeper Set A new product from IKD

Tuesday March 3

Successful 'Have A Go' Day At Launceston Hawkes footy players go for a spin
Gippsland's First Club Day for 2015 A big Thumbs-Up for new surface

Monday March 2

Queenslander Lochie Hughes 2nd at WSK Gold Cup Race report, pics & results from Italy
Another Strong Showing For Armstrong In Italy Marcus 4th at WSK Gold Cup

Friday February 27

Entry Opens For Australian Championship Round 1 supp regs, details, race numbers etc

Thursday February 26

Karting News Briefs Local, national & international updates - too many to list, so click and read!

Wednesday February 25

Aaron Cameron To Race In Europe WSK round ahead of World Championship attempt
Winning Start For Pro Karting Power at Vic Series Round 1 PR - Team/shop news
Busy Year of Top Level Karting for Perth-Based Stanley Motorsport PR - Team/driver news
Wilson Gunning for 5th Straight Superkart Title NZ Grand Prix preview

Monday February 23

Videos: Winter Cup, Lonato Full finals for all 4 classes
Angelo Mouzouris Leads Victorian Championship PR - Driver news
Outlaw Shootout Series, Round 1 Photos, results & report from WA
Marcus Armstrong Second at Winter Cup Kiwi stars in Italy
Tony Kart Sweep The 20th Winter Cup Report, results and pics from Lonato
Team Australia Winter Cup Wrap Valuable experience gained; Hughes 8th in Mini Rok!
Victorian Kart Championship, Round 1 Results from Geelong

Sunday February 22

Challenging Day For The Aussies In Italy Penalties take their toll in Lonato
Champions Charging at Winter Cup Wet heat races at Lonato
IAME KA100 Homologation Document Update Competitors pointed to Appendix A

Saturday February 21

Troy Loeskow Qualifies Top Ten in Italy Aussie Friday report from Winter Cup
2015 winter Cup: Qualifying Official report, photos & results from Lonato
Rotax Challenge of the Americas, Round 2 Report and photos from Phoenix
Central Coast Speedway Kart Club Kicks Off 18th Year of Speed PR - Club/event news
Lehane Dominates on Strawberry Racing Debut PR - Team/driver news

  • Vic Championship Rnd 1 (Geelong) results are going up on CMS HERE
  • Winter Cup (Lonato, Italy) live timing & streaming HERE

Friday February 20

Winter Cup Eve for Team Australia Trio Update from Italy; includes links to follow the event
New Distributor Appointed For Sodi Rental Karts George Turton heads up SodiKart Australasia
Florida Prokart Series, Round 2 Race report from Palm Beach

Thursday February 19

Hays' Renewed Energy Chris stays put for 2015
Hollis & DPE Look for Victorian Championship Succcess PR - Driver/team news
Victorian Country Series, Round 1 Race report from Portland
Winter Cup Is Armstrong's Next Big Test PR - Driver news
The History Of The Winter Cup A look back before this weekend's 20th edition

Wednesday February 18

Karting World Record Set In Queensland 24-Hour indoor record stretched to 774km
Piastri Confirms FA Kart With JSKC PR - Driver news
Busy Year of Top Level Karting For Aaron Cameron PR - Driver news
New Chassis Range From Silhouette Karts FR-30 released; photos and specifications
BRK To Distribute Zanardi Karts In South Australia Industry news
The Champ, A Revolution and 10K More cash & prizes for WA 200 Open Super Series
2015 Rotax Winter Cup Official 'Finals Day' report and results from Spain

New Chassis Range From Silhouette

Melbourne-based kart manufacturer Silhouette Race Karts has announced a new range of chassis. The first model is designed for the 2015 Clubman class using the IAME KA100 engine on MG Red tyres. Photos and specifications of the new kart are HERE.

Tuesday February 17

DPE/Deadly Announce Luke Wrigley As KA1 Driver PR - Team/driver news
WIN A Custom Kart Suit Special offer for your own custom styled race suit
Bray Back To Winning at NZ Rotax Challenge Round 2 report, photos & results
Daniil Kvyat In Lonato Ahead of Winter Cup Red Bull F1 ace hits the (wet) track

Monday February 16

Canberra Track Submission Circuit extension and new facilities
Grant Back To His Best In NZ KZ2 Prokart Series round 2 report & pics
Race Report & Photos From Ipswich Club's 2015 season opener
Employment Opportunities at DPE Three full-time positions based in Melbourne
Pierce Lehane Wins In Spain Rotax Winter Cup victory for Aussie

Saturday February 14

2015 TaG Super Series Series regulations and calendar revealed
SEQ J-MAX Series Kicks Off at Warwick's Feb Meeting Race report
KAOS Karting Joins CRG Dealer Network PR - Industry news
WSK Champions Cup Wrap Round 2 Videos plus offical report from Italy

  • Pierce Lehane qualified P2 in Senior MAX at the Rotax Winter Cup in Spain overnight. The Australian was just 0.0963s off pole, taken by Strawberry Racing teammate Garry Donnelly. Results from Spain HERE. Live stream and live timing will be HERE.

Thursday February 12

Wyllie Signs with Deadly For Australian Championship Ethan to tackle KA12 class with DPE
NEK Seats Coming To Australia Importer named; stock arriving soon
Preview: NZ Rotax Max Challenge, Round 2 Kinsman & Connor look for comeback
Team Australia To Wear Commonwealth Coat of Arms Official Government recognition
Wet Round 1 for California Prokart Challenge Report and photos from Buttonwillow
Preview: NZ Prokart Series, Round 2 Grant & Smyth to resume KZ2 battle in Hawke's Bay

Wednesday February 11

Tasmanian Statewide Series - Round 1 Report, photos & results from Briant Park
News Briefs Pucka progress, new Weipa track, WSK vids, more X30, no hands, plus more!
V8 Ute Driver Ready For (Another!) Karting World Record Team attempt on 24-hour
Hauger & Team Gamoto the 60 Mini Champions Cup Winner CRG report from La Conca

Monday February 9

Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 "Off Track" images from Todd Rd
Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 "On track" action from Todd Rd
Marcus Armstrong Sixth In Italy Strong run at WSK for Kiwi in Senior KF
Cody Gillis Wins Brian Farley Memorial Race wrap from Eastern Creek
Race With DPE Kart Technology Team vacancy at Vic State Championship opener
Neilsen & Sargeant Take WSK Champions Cup Report, photos & results from Italy
Junior 'Super Series' for Speedway Karters 16 sponsors signed; round 1 at Gosford on Feb 22