News Archive - August 2012

Friday August 31

2013 CIK Stars of Karting Calendar Amended Adelaide back on the schedule
Karting News Briefs X30 Intl entry opens, Diary - KZ Aussies in Italy, Monaco photo shoot, etc...
New Retail Kart Shop Opens In Melbourne PR - Industry news
Karting Continues to Grow In Emerald Report and results from club's 3rd meeting
NSW SKC Round 7 'Speedway Kart Grand Prix' Report and photos from Nepean
Big Numbers Dont Faze Aussie Pair In Italy Ensbey and Capo at the KZ World Cup
Dubbo Revs Up for Rotax Nationals Practice underway as karters hit Dubbo
Sellkarts.com Continues To Grow Free karting classifieds for buyers and sellers
Lenzo/Luxor Kart Crowned King of the Hill PR - Team/driver news
Product: X30 Air Filter The only AKA approved induction filter for IAME X30
30 Years In Karting: Forč Aims For Title Number Six David heads up CRG's KZ World Cup lineup
Top Kiwi Karters Cross The Tasman For Competition PR - Rotax Nationals news
Kiwi Karter Stepping Into The Unkown Bray's KZ World Cup campaign
Kiwi #2 Joins Pacific Kartsport for Rotax Nationals PR - Driver/event news

Wednesday August 29

Winter Winner At Wundowie Report, photos and results from 'King of the Hill'
Geelong Kart Club Acquires More Land Track extension now planned
Hurricane Hosts WA KZ2 Series Round Report, photos, results & series points
Non-Gearbox Superkart Championship This Weekend Entry list for the 'other' Rotax Nationals
Karting News Briefs New look for Arrow truck, SoK Rnd 5 entry, Deadly's 'Championship Edition' kart
Tasmanian Junior Off To Scotland O'Connor targets the Summerlee Open
Preview: CIK-FIA World Cups for KZ1 and KZ2 Hot suspense at the foot of the Vesuvius

Tuesday August 28

2012 Far North Queensland Titles Report, photos and results from Cairns
Teenage Jet Setters Target Dubbo This Weekend Rotax Nationals lead up
90 Starters at MTA Tri-series, Round Two Class by class report from Wingham
Karting News Briefs FIA electic championship for 2012, Karting NSW move office
Jacob Parsons Leads The Australian Charge In France Aussies at Angerville
Rotax Nationals: A Nail-biting End to Rankings Season Preview for all categories
UK Super One Rotax Series, Round 3 Report, photos and results from Three Sisters

Monday August 27

NSW Yamaha Junior Pro Clubman Series, Round 3 Report from Newcastle
Hubert The Master On Home Soil Report, photos & results from U18s in France
Oakleigh's August Races Race report and results from club day
Karting News Briefs Aussies overseas wrap, All Star entries, Supp Regs for NSW Championships
Taylor Fights Back To Split Kinsman & Connor Report, photos & results from NZ (Rotax classes)
Randle Impresses During English Debut Driver news
Surprises In The Academy Trophy Report, photos & results from France
Holowell Dominates on Debut for Exprit PR - Driver news
Hamilton Steps Up In Auckland Report, photos & results from NZ (Pro classes)

Sunday August 26

Tyler Greenbury & James Duckworth Win Yamaha Karting Showdown Report from The Creek
Brits Take Command In France Saturday report, U18 World Champs / Karting Academy
Aussie Pair Inside Top 12 In France Saturday update: 3 x Aussies in France, 1 x in UK

Saturday August 25

August Specials At GMP Racing Products GoPro Hero2, Longacre tyre gauge, pyrometer, etc
Karting News Briefs Aussie U18s diary, race Dave Sera or a V8 driver, event news x2, etc
Will The Weather Have The Last Word? U18 World Champ round lead-up
Internationals Join Strong Rotax Nationals Field PR - Event news

Friday August 24

Aussie Trio Finish 6th In Karun's Karting Karnival Report and photos
Monaco Race Apparel 2012 race suit, plus special offer on t-shirts, polos and caps
Aussies All Over The World This Weekend Live timing links to follow the action
Karting News Briefs New track in NZ, new karting book, new prize added to RIGP
Opportunity To Race On TV & For A State Championship Lease deals for Melbourne CIK round

Thursday August 23

Rotax Lithium Battery Product news
Brothers Bring Rotax Battle To Auckland Preview for this weekend's MAX Challenge round
Midwest Prokart Challenge Wraps Up In Indiana Report and pics from final round
Pex Picks Up German KZ2 Championship PR (Euro) - CRG Team/driver news
Ball Back In Grant's Court This Weekend Pro Kart Series class preview for Auckland
Johnson & McNeil Extend Lead With Victories In California Report and pics from Santa Maria

Wednesday August 22

David Sera Returns For Rotax Nationals Deadly aims for 6 in a row, plus entry list
Summary of Outcomes From NKC Meeting X30 silencer, 2014 Nationals, AKA exhaust price change, + more
Karting News briefs KartSim update, Winners & Losers, no Jnr MAX at City of Sydney Titles, etc
UK Super One MSA/TKM Series, Round 5 Photos, report and results from Rowrah
Easthope Threatened by the French U18 World Championship round preview

Tuesday August 21

Karting News briefs Videos of US Rotax Nationals; Gippstar karter, VKA Junior Development, etc...
CIK-FIA Clarifies Noise Penalty Wording PR - Wording change to clear interpretation

Monday August 20

Heat Is On For National Dirt Track Titles Lucky escape as bush fires threaten Mt Isa circuit
Karting News Briefs Randle in UK; Warrnambool news; Max switches teams... again
Mawson Aims For Top Ten In France Aussie trio at U18 World Championship round this weekend

Saturday August 18

AKA Move To New Management Structure Positive outcome from today's special meeting

At a special meeting in Adelaide today, the National Karting Council has voted to move to a Governance model for the sport of AKA karting.

Friday August 17

Entry Still Open For 25th Alan Cox Cup Previous winners list, plus club history
Kiwi Karters Head Off-Shore In Great Numbers Eight to target Aussie Rotax Nationals
Canberra Gets Grant For Facility Upgrades Another step towards track extension
Hyper's Response To Roll Bars & Seat Belts Two karters to win a test drive

Thursday August 16

Australian Team Set For World Championship Tilt Kosmic trio to compete at Macau
Karting News Briefs KartX to go to print; Aussies overseas; fun day prior to Junior Sprint
KARTX Issue 25 Latest edition of online magazine, now online
Battle Of The Best For Yamaha Karting Showdown Grid filling for Eastern Creek

Wednesday August 15

City of Melbourne Titles Huge photo gallery and results from Todd Rd
Formula K Now In Western Australia Formula K Australia sign FMA Motorsport
National Rotax Rankings DD2 & DD2 Masters updated; full pre-nationals ranking shown
Ipswich News & August Races Race report, photos, club & event news
Nominations Mounting For National Dirt Track Championships PR - Event news
Alan Rudolph USA DD2 Masters National Champion PR (USA) - Driver news
Verstappen's KF2 Penalty Confirmed PR - CIK-FIA communication
Macdonald's Double Formula Kart Stars Podium PR (UK) - Cadet driver news

Tuesday August 14

Karting Briefs Sneak Peak - Rotax World Final track video; 1-day final for NSW State Cup (metro)
POLL - Seat Belts & Rolls Bars In Karting Consider both dramatic videos before you vote
Stars of Karting Final To Be Televised Four x 30-minute shows to cover Pro and Challenge classes
US Rotax Grand Nationals Link to day-by-day event coverage, results and photos
Daniel Formal Is The USA Senior Rotax Champion PR (USA) - Driver news

Monday August 13

Smith, Luneman and Reed Claim Superkart Championships Report and results from Qld Raceway
IAME: 1 Title, 2 Victories and... PR (Euro) - Manufacturer news from WSK finale
Lightning Lando Does The Double PR (UK) - Mini MAX driver news

Sunday August 12

  • Follow this weekend's Australian Superkart Championship round at Queensland Raceway via SKA Twitter feed HERE. Results are going on Natsoft HERE.

Friday August 10

National Honours On The Line In Dubbo Next Month Build up to the 2012 Rotax Nationals
Patrizicorse Takes AiM Michael's team now using the AiM range of data products
Barnicoat The European Champion? Yes? No Verstappen appeal makes Ben the champion
NSW State Cup (Metro) - Round 3 Report, results and photos from Eastern Creek
C & D Grade Titles Results, photos and info from Morwell

Thursday August 9

AKA Participation Figures Slight increase for April-June quarter
2012 Rotax Nationals Updates You're invited to a party! Entry closes tomorrow
Do YOU Want To Race The IAME International Final? Opportunity for Aussies to race in France
Karting News Briefs Red Bull simulator, Broken Hill resurface, City of Sydney Jnrs, WSK punch-on... etc
Two New Titles for CRG at WSK Euro Series PR (Euro) - Team/manufacturer news
MacDonald Wins At Kart Masters GP PR (UK) - Cadet driver news

Tuesday August 7

Introducing The J-MAX 'Trophy Class' Junior Max 'development' category
Maasmann’s Double Dutch Weekend Assen's European Superkart Championship round
Entry Now Open For E/Creek Karting Showdown Free entry until fields fill - UPDATED
Tough Conditions At Rotax Euro Challenge Round 3 Report, photos and results from Sweden

Monday August 6

Final Countdown, CIK Stars of Karting Finale Video teaser
2012 City of Adelaide Titles Report, results and a pile of photos from Bolivar
Junior Karting Champ Meets Racing Legend James Allen gets advice from Jackie Stewart
Burgess Barrel Rolls Bolivar 14-photo crash sequence
Top Ten for Oli at Kartmasters Grand Prix PR (UK) - Driver news
Lando Grabs Fourth At Kartmasters Grand Prix PR (UK) - Driver news

2012 City of Adelaide Titles

One of South Australian karting's most prestigious events, the annual City of Adelaide Titles, was run at Bolivar a week ago. Over 150 karters contested the two day event, which featured three Challenge/Pro classes.
Race report, results and a stack of photos are HERE.


Friday August 3

Event Information On KartSportNews A one-stop location for Supp Regs, promo flyers etc

Thursday August 2

Ensbey To Tackle World Cup In Italy Kyle joins factory Birel team for KZ2 campaign
Two National Titles For Kartforce Drivers PR - Team / driver news
Lehane Supreme In Leopard Challenge PR - Team / driver news
Bray Dominates KZ2; Kinsman Brothers Fight In Rotax Light Report and results from NZ
Champions Crowned At Eastern Canadian Championships Report and photos from Trois-Rivieres

Wednesday August 1

The Zuncker Electrical At Dromeside Raceway Report, photos and results from Bundaberg
Five Races Per Class At 25th Anniversary Alan Cox Cup Event details for Tamworth's annual classic
Entry Open For 2012 Rotax Nationals Event details for Dubbo
Karting News Briefs Karting on TV, Chandok's Karnival, US Rotax Nats Live Stream, Image E-zine etc
Pucka To Host 2013 Rotax Nationals Venue for next year, plus Supp Regs for this year
Announcement Looms for Junior MAXers Special announcement @ midday August 7
UK Super One MSA/TKM, Round 4 Report, photos and results from North Wales
Karting Showdown To Piggyback V8 Round Senior & junior class + V8 Supcercar Team Managers
Kosmic Racing Australia Victorious at Eastern Creek PR - Team news
Whyalla Kart Club Championships Preview for round 4 this weekend


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