News Archive - February 2012


Wednesday February 29

DD2 / DD2 Masters Ranking Points Info Pacific Coast & City of Melbourne Titles added
Karters Gearing Up for Vic Open Geelong prepped, plus link to full entry list
2012 Fujitsu 'Cool' Drivers Announced The 7 karters in this year's program are...
New Boots & Race Suits From Prodezine New Product news
CIK Stars of Karting, Round 1 Wrap Video clips & photo gallery
Another Top Class Club Meeting At Lithgow Race report from Club Champs round 1
Greenbury's Double Attack On CIK PR - Driver/team news from round 1
VALE: David Whincup Jamie's dad passes away
Dixon & CRG Strike Gold In Victoria PR - Driver news
Grant By A Nose In KZ2 At Rotorua New Zealand Pro Kart Series, round 2

Tuesday February 28

NSW TaG Super Series Lights Up At Manning Valley Race report from round 1 (update - points added)
Sera Does The Double In Phoenix Link to Gatorz Sunday race report
Coleman Victorious for CRG at CIK SoK Opener Team news from round 1

Monday February 27

Sera on Form In America Dave 'drops a bomb' in Phoenix UPDATE: Sera wins on Sunday too!
Blazing Start to CIK Stars of Karting Report, results and championship points from Bolivar
Starkey Motorsport Win 9-Hour At Eastern Creek Team news

Sunday February 26

4 Classes For IAME X30 Challenge Europe Series/Event news
CRG On Top In CIK Qualifying PR - Team news
Great Start to 2012 For Sidebottom PR - Driver news

Saturday February 25

CIK Stars of Karting Round 1 Some video from Bolivar
Rochford On Top In South Australia Saturday report, CIK Stars of Karting round 1
Ride The Euro Tracks With CIK-FIA TV On-board footage of famous karting circuits

Friday February 24

Hays Handles The Heat In Adelaide Friday practice report from CIK round 1
Bode & Visions2Go At CIK Series Opener PR - Driver news
Lotus Chassis For U18 World Championship Chassis specs, plus rewards for top 3 U18s
   • follow this weekend's CIK Stars of Karting round via the series' Twitter feed HERE
Yatala Trio Seek Karting Success in Adelaide Bretherton, Mercer & Stewart hit Bolivar
Bigger Fields & Prize Money For Kiwi Pro Kart Series Preview for round 2
Perfect Weekend For Oliver Askew PR (USA) - Driver news from FWT

Thursday February 23

Jason Richards Memorial Karting Event Special tribute set for Pro Tour Albury Wodonga
AKA Rule Addendums Addendums #8, #9, #10
Sera Second In Florida Winter Tour Round Dave on the podium in USA
Death of the Carburettor Karting’s direct injection future?
Rotax Winter Cup Photos, report & results from Spain
CRG's Report From Winter Cup PR (Euro) - Team news from Lonato
Rudolph Reigns With Another FWT Win PR (USA) - DD2 Masters driver news

Wednesday February 22

Karting On Show In Adelaide City Centre Karting promo prior to CIK opener
KTEQ Rentals To Sponsor Qld Championships Event news (plus accommodation info)
Mount Gambier's February Kart Races Race report from Mt G
Pro Tour Shakedown Meet Cancelled Race meet called off, but track open for practice
In The News & On The Phone Book Cooloola Coast publicity for karting
More JAM For 2012 Griffiths joins JAM Racing for Leopard Challenge
Australia & New Zealand 'Tie' in the Trans Tasman Challenge News from Remo Racing
Pooley Wins Jnr Restricted At CIK Trophy of NZ PR - Driver news
Entry Opens For X30 Challenge Europa PR (Euro) - Event/series news
Highs & Lows for Hornborgs In Homestead PR (USA) - Driver/team news

Tuesday February 21

Brock Plumb Joins Arrow/KAOS Team PR - Team/driver news
VPD Racing Make Debut With DR Kart in Spain PR - Team news from Rotax Winter Cup
2012 Kings of KZ2 Series Five rounds for Shifters in Vic
Intrepid Cruiser M2 Takes Two @ Winter Cup PR - Team news from Lonato
Dreezen Wins 17th Annual Winter Cup PR - Report from Lonato

Monday February 20

Xeramic Chain Lube Promo Get a FREE can of lube with any DID chain purchase
Dreezen, Verstappen & Russell - Winter Cup Winners European season underway

Sunday February 19

Kinsman Leads Kiwi Charge At Rotax Round Report, photos & results from NZ (+ info on Aussies)

Saturday February 18

Sidebottom and Randle Win In NZ Success for Aussies abroad

Friday February 17

Top Gun Team Set For CIK 2012 PR - Team news
Busy Fortnight For Gutierrez Vees & Leopards for George
Top Kart Dominates Rookies @ BFM PR - Team news
Allmendinger Sets Up Karting Scholarship NASCAR star looking for karting talent
Mehta Wins KF2 All Stars Karting Invitational Report and photos from Malaysia
Is Vortex Planning A 4-Stroke Kart Engine? OTK/Vortex team up with Tech-F1
Postponed Mugs Cup At Lithgow Feb 26 Event news

Thursday February 16

AKA Karters Welcome At Kiwi Nationals Can anyone win titles in both countries in the same year?
Four Aussies To Compete In NZ Rotax Series Round Preview for this weekend
Chiesa Corse Pulls Out Of World Karting Championship Dino not happy with new rules
DR Kart Dominates In the West PR - Team news
Preview: CIK Stars of Karting, Round 1 Next generation ready for Bolivar
State Champion Rookie Set For Junior Debut McGregor targets Power Series opener
AKA Reminder: Prohibited Substances If you are on medication, you need to do some checks
SKUSA Prokart Challenge, Round 1 Report and photos from California

Wednesday February 15

Doug Liddle & Rod Gardner Memorials Report, photos & results from Barossa
WA Western Cup, Round 1 Report, photos & results from Wundowie
NSW State Cup (Northern), Round 1 Report, photos and results from Lismore
Perception Vs Reality Karting - What others think we do... and what really happens
Castrol Cadets Announced Eight kids for SA CIK Challenge
Rotax Racer Tips & Tricks Video - Cleaning the Rotax power valve
Tas Statewide Series Progressive Points Points and placings after 2 of 4 rounds
Vic Open Entry Closes This Friday State Championship reminder
All Eyes On Winter Cup This Weekend Preview - first international race under new homologation
Brian Farley Memorial Report & more photos from E/Creek
CRG Ready For Winter Cup PR - Team news
Entry Open For Rotax Pro Tour Gympie Series/Event information
Rotax Pro Tour Todd Rd PR - Media report of Melbourne round

Monday February 13

New Competitors Spice Up Tassie Statewide Series Report, photos & results from round 2
Sera Gets Last Minute Call To Race In America Deadly off to Miami this weekend
Tassie's Fastest Ladies Target Lithgow 2013 Girls raising funds to head north
Jason Hryniuk Wins Brian Farley Memorial Report, video and photos from Eastern Creek

Sunday February 12

Victorian Superkart Series, Round 1 Report and results from Phillip Island
CIK-FIA Admits KF Engines Too Costly Info from International Karting Commission
Zip Young Guns Partner With ART GP UK trio to race new ART chassis
Preview: Rotax Winter Cup Sunshine & blue skies in Spain

Saturday February 11

Formula One Drivers In Karts RetroRacer photos of 60s, 70s & 80s
Hays Switches From Tony Kart to Energy For CIK Series Queenslander retains Vodafone backing

Friday February 10

Big Savings On Birel $600 off Rotax Euro Challenge winning RY30S3 chassis
AKA Adopts Cyber Safety Policy Cyber safety & bullying document
$7,500 of DPE Dollars For WA Western Cup Big Arrow Rewards for WA karters
Victorian Country Series, Round 1 Results from Warrnambool
Great Prizes For Yamaha & Leopard CIK Support Classes Big prize pool for Challenge classes
Rotax Conducting World Wide Survey Have your say on MAX and other things
Golden Power Series Ready To Kick Off Over 200 racers have already entered
Jack Barlow Joins Intrepid For KF2 Campaign PR (Euro) - Driver/team news

Wednesday February 8

February Specials From Kart 1 Racing Alfano deals, Walbro carby kits, sprockets, Shell M
Rotax Racer Tips & Tricks Tech 'how-to' video with William Yarwood
Over 200 At Huge Ipswich Opening Round Report, results & some photos from round 1
New Young Faces On Karting NSW Board 21-year olds Borg & Kermond take positions


Tuesday February 7

Pink Slip Issued For Internet Comments Kartbook issues warning to AKA licence holders
Tasmanian Statewide Series Preview for round 2
No Factory Arrow Team For 2012 Resources allocated to track service & and massive Rewards program

Monday February 6

New Sticker Kit From Master Karting Revised look for 2012
IAME Announce 60cc X30 'Rookie' New 9hp (or 5hp with restrictor) engine from Italy
Expanded Lenzo Lineup for 2012 Williams returns as one of 6 drivers in Pro classes
McLean Set For Top Guns Formula Vee Test PR - Driver news

Sunday February 5

CIK Stars of Karting Season Poster Unveiled Series news

Saturday February 4

Castrol Continue To Sponsor CIK Stars of Karting Lubricant brand stays onboard

Friday February 3

Ipswich Confirms Race Meet To Go Ahead Day/night races as planned
Notes From AKA NKC January Teleconference Summary of key decisions and discussions
RR Airbox To Be Banned For CIK Stars of Karting Homologation issue to be enforced in Oz
Flying Start For Intrepid At Pro Tour PR - Team news
AKA Rule Addendums #3 to #7 Track density, Cadets, alloy rims, speedway exhausts etc
Supp Regs, Qld State Championships Event info
Lithgow Turns Pink Again $10K raised for Breast Cancer Foundation
Two Classes Out of Vic Country Series But 14 get the green light

Thursday February 2

Arrow On Top At Pro Tour PR - Team/manufacturer news
Photo Gallery: CIK Trophy of New Zealand Images from Wellington

Wednesday February 1

Important Notice For Clubman Competitors Check for factory inlet port grinding
5kg Removed From Vic Sportsman Classes Class rule update
Registrations Keep Rising For CIK Support class boom
Kiwi Karter 5th At Ladies Special Event PR - Driver news
Results of AKA Membership Survey 86-page report of stats, comments and ideas
Arrow Leads Manufacturers' Cup Pro Tour chassis points
IKD Responds To Pro Tour Rumours Albury/Wodonga event will go ahead as planned
Pro Tour Photos More pics added to series gallery
Schumacher Karting Prior to F1 Tests Video - Michael at Lonato kart test last week
Cadets Wanted For Stars of Karting Rounds Enrolments open for Castrol Cadet Challenge
Holihan Confirms Kosmic Deal For 2012 Stars of Karting PR - Driver/team news
More Manufacturers To Compete In U18 World Championships Add Birel, FK, DR & ART GP
Vic Country Series Class Formation Closes TODAY Reminder for potential competitors




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