News Archive - November 2010


Monday November 29

Australia Allocated 10 Places In 2011 Rotax World Final Do you want to race at this event?
IAME X30 Fact #2 Did you know...?
Broken Spark Plug Halts Lehane DNF for Pierce, 18th for Kyle in Italy
From Karts to Cars... and Back To Karts Scott Andrews ready for Vic Closed Titles
Weekend Karting Results Monarto, Wollongong, Oakleigh

Sunday November 28

Solid Results In Malaysia 4th and 6th for Oddie and Walton
South Australian Championships Final results, photos and race summary UPDATED
Sunday Notebook: South Oz Championships Notes from Monarto
Aussies In Malaysia - Race Update Heats complete despite thunderstorm delays
Lehane With The WSK Front Runners Race update from Italy
Kancsár Takes It To The World’s Best at Rotax Final PR (Euro) - Team/driver news

Saturday November 27

Sth Australian State Championships Pole positions for tomorrow's finals go to...
Saturday Notebook: SA State Championships News from Monarto
Information For 2011 CIK Stars of Karting Series Engines, new tyre compounds, code of conduct
Photo Gallery: Tasmanian State Championships Action from Orielton
Four Australians Racing In Malaysia This Weekend Aussies at SL Yamaha World Challenge
Two Aussies In Italy Lehane and Ensby qualify at WSK Nations Cup
Girl Power At Monarto Qualifying - South Australian Championships
2011 IAME Challange Dates IAME National Final to run at Monarto, SA
Video Review: Aussies at the SuperNationals Summary, track action and interviews from Vegas
Harrison: King Of Queensland Outlaws Anthony wins state speedway karting title
Tyre Treatment Detection Changes AKA rule addendum, effective immediately
Southern Star Series Final Round Results from Toowoomba
Energy Power - Monaco to Las Vegas PR - Team news
ProKart Nationals Competitors All Revved Up Preview for this weekend's Nationals
Visser Runs Out Of Chassis At SuperNats PR - Beitske's news from Vegas

Thursday November 25

Christmas Gift Ideas from Sparco Shirts, hoodies, shoes...
Mainlanders Snatch The Goods At Tasmanian Championships Report from Tassie
Superkart Vs Red Bull F1 At WA Festival of Speed Karting on show in Perth
Tasker Gets Sets For His Biggest Task Jordan ready for the first SA State Title at Monarto
Italian X30 Challenge Grand Final Report from Sarno
Six Years of CRG At Rotax World Final PR - Manufacturer report from La Conca

Tuesday November 23

DD2 Winner Crashes AFTER Taking The Flag Video: Spectacular end to Rotax World Final
20th NSW Speedway Season Done & Dusted Photos and results from finale
Mt Isa Kart Club's 2010 Championships Photos and results
Special Deals From GMP Racing Products Pit shelters and Helmets
Victorian All Star and Golden Power Series Point scores for the 2010 series
Karters Assist Motorsport Legends Midget/Rookies at Sandown presentation
Photo Gallery: Rotax World Final More mixed pics from Italy
Kiwis Hold Their Own In Vegas Bray and Swetman inside top dozen
AKA Rule Addendum #29 Transponders
2011 VKA Race Calendar Amended version
Aussie Karters On The World Podium PR - Aussies overseas summary
'Minikart' Bodywork & Bumper Guidelines 140kg crash test just part of CIK-FIA guidelines

Monday November 22

Tasmanian State Championships Results from Orielton
On-board With Kel In Vegas Near misses and KZ2 action
Aussies On The Podium In Vegas Signature charge from Deadly Dave; heartbreak for Kip Foster
More Photos - Rotax World Final Odds and ends from Italy
IAME X30 Fact #1 Did you know...?
Dubai To Host 2011 Rotax Grand Finals You can be there via Pro Tour
From Vegas To Monarto for Mawson Joey prepares for SA State Championships
Aussie On The Podium At Rotax World Final! Pierce Lehane 3rd in Junior MAX after eventful race
Australia 3rd In Nations Cup Aussies trail only Estonia and Spain at Rotax Worlds
2nd For Hart, 3rd for Hamilton At Rotax World Final Brilliant day for Kiwis in Italy
Jets Motorsport Win the Battle and the War Report, results and Prokart season standings

Sunday November 21

Tasmanian State Titles (AKA CM:S page) Choose TAS, then Southern Tasmanian Kart Club
Aussies In Vegas (Sat) Final heats (AM & PM sessions UPDATED) plus starting grids for finals day
Pringle & Ward Win DD2 Heats; All Our Juniors Transfer To Finals Rotax World Final heats complete
Club News: Combined Districts Change of contact details

Above: Onboard with Kel Treseder, SuperNats Las Vegas - busy times!

Saturday November 20

New Zealanders Overseas Kiwi news from Italy and Vegas
Rotax World Final: Friday Race Summary Mixed luck for Aussies in opening two heats
Ups & Downs In Vegas Qualifying and opening heat (morning session - UPDATE: afternoon session)

Friday November 19

Las Vegas SuperNats Practice report, video and MORE photos from the pits
Practice & Qualifying: Rotax World Final 3 Aussies in top ten; photos and news
Las Vegas SuperNats Photos and info
Kiwi Qualifying Report: Rotax World Final Cross 2nd in DD2 Masters
Kiwi Paraplegic Taking On World's Best at Rotax Grand Final New Zealand driver news

Aussies Racing At International Karting Events

20 Australian karters are racing in two of world karting's most popular events this weekend; the Rotax World Final in Italy and the SuperNationals in Las Vegas.

How to follow these events:

  • SKUSA SuperNats - results are going on mylaps.com HERE. Live timing on ekartingnews HERE.
  • Rotax World Final - live timing and results are going on kart-data HERE. Daily summaries, photos, profiles etc on the MAX Challenge site HERE. Race TV coverage HERE.

Wednesday November 17

Photos From Rotax World Final Aussie news and pic gallery
Next Generation Of Stars On Show In Tasmania Tassie Titles preview and entry list
Sniper Special From IKD Deal on C2 laser alignment systems
Kiwi Karter Hopes To Spring A Surprise In Vegas Driver news for SuperNats
Canberra Track Times Working bee and practice day prior to Canberra Cup
Stampede To Close Speedway Championship PR - Preview for this Sunday

Tuesday November 16

Aussies In Italy For Rotax World Final On-track action to start tomorrow
Remo Racing WOW! Package Special prices on GP7/Leopard packages
Phillpott Aiming for Home Track Success Local ready for SA state championship
Team USA Enjoy Downtime Before Rotax World Final News from the Americans

Monday November 15

Special Price on Karting Suits Current stocks reduced at GMP
Victorian Superkarts Latest round from Phillip Island
IAME Conquers Industry Trophy PR (Euro) - Manufacturer news from Italy
Entry List: SA Championships Who's racing at Monarto?
Urban Storms The Streets In NZ Report, photos and results from Bay of Plenty classic

Sunday November 14

Rotax World Final Preparations Pit photos from La Conca
Brookes: Beat Cancer, Start New Venture Gerry's new Turn 1 Karts operation
Third Title In a Row For Rogers Info and pics from Mallala Superkarts
Drivers Arriving In Italy For Rotax World Final Good luck Aussies!! (plus entry list)
KartX 1st Birthday Edition Free magazine Issue 12 online now
Italian Wins KZ2 Dash for Cash Toninelli too good in Kalgoorlie
Pre-Qualification Required for Entry To NSW State Titles? Proposal to force club/state participation
Photo Gallery: Pro tour Newcastle Rotax action from Mt Sugarloaf

Thursday November 11

Up To $510 of FREE Tyres! Parilla X30 Challenge Series news
New X1 Kart From Arrow Arrow's latest for Midget, Rookie, Cadet and all sub-junior classes
Product Information From IKD New products & brands plus clearance specials; parts, accessories & apparel
Webber Not The Only ACT Driver Racing For World Title Karter using Webber advice at Rotax Grand Final
200cc Super Stolen From WA Twin Parillas on custom kart stolen from The Kart Shop
Golden Jubilee At Eastern Creek Preview: 50-year celebration for Sydney karting
Hamilton Win Bodes Well For Next Overseas Assignment Kiwi driver news
Buildline #9 Win TEKA Eastern Creek PR - Report from 7.5hr enduro

AKA Seeks Vic Midgets/Rookies

UPDATE: NOW FULL The AKA require ten Midget/Rookie drivers (around 10 years of age, ± 2 yrs) to be part of a celebration at the Sandown V8 Supercar round next Saturday, November 20.

Drivers must be available to attend the event on Saturday and Saturday night as part of activities for a 50 Years of Australian Touring Car history at Sandown celebration. No kart is required, just the driver, race suit and helmet. Each driver plus their parent/guardian will receive a free ticket to the event.

Email Lee Hanatschek (lee@bammedia.com.au) your details (name, age, contact details etc) as soon as possible. First ten confirmed will get the spots. NOW FULL

Wednesday November 10

Statewide Series for NSW In 2011 Four rounds across three regions
Aussies At The Vegas Supernats Video preview
Lavelli Wins 40th 'Industry Trophy' Photos and report from Parma
Wollongong Championship Wrapped Up Report and results from final round
Inaugural Rotax International Open Deemed A Success Photos and report from Spain
Teams Primed for Explosive ProKart Australia Finale Preview for Raleigh 6-hour
Bahrainian Shaikh Heads Up World Karting Message from the new CIK-FIA President
IAME Feels Cheated At WSK Final Bossaglia comments after De Vries disqualification

Monday November 8

Challenging Time For Hryniuk In Japan Frustration for JH at Yamaha event
JP's Friend; Raymond Hart Pizzaro's tribute to fallen Kiwi champ
CIK Registrations Flowing In 40+ drivers already registered
Matthew Hamilton Wins All Japan Yamaha Challenge Kiwi Wins In Japan
A1 Engines Bendigo Power Series Report PR, plus event results
Big Month For South West Club Three events in three weeks
Canadian Girl Set For Supernats PR - Jnr TaG driver news

Sunday November 7

IAME Challenge Series for Australia In 2011 Participation the key for X30-inspired series
Mawson Heads To Vegas Aussie champ to race TaG Jnr in America
Wall Leads Aussie Invasion To America CIK stars look forward to Vegas
KartMania 2010 Photo gallery from kart expo
Samuel Oram-Jones Signs for RL Racing Department PR (UK) - Driver news
Success For CRG In Egypt Team news from WSK final round
Vale: Luigi Macaluso Former CIK-FIA President passes away
French Podium For Andrick Zeen PR (Euro) - Driver news
CIK Overall Homologations Dates, brands, expiries etc

Saturday November 6

Five Round World Karting Championship For 2011 Plus other decisions from World Council meeting
Double Kart Prix Podium for Greenwood PR - Team/driver news from Gympie
De Vries DQ'd From 2nd At WSK Finale PR - Driver news from Egypt
Invercargill's Track Extension Sealed KartSport Southland track extension update

Mt Gambier's Junior Showdown '6'

The Mount Gambier kart club hosted their annual Junior Showdown last weekend. Six Junior classes contested the 2-day event, and Scott Pye made a return to the venue to award trophies to a number of the drivers.

Report and photo gallery HERE. Results are on the AKA CM:S page HERE.

Thursday November 4

Saturday Night Kart Series Wrapped Up For 2010 Report from 8th and final round
Registrations Open For CIK Series Holihan steps up to Pro Light for 2011
Vale: Raymond Hart Kiwi karting legend passes away
Junior Showdown '6' Report and photos from Mt Gambier
Kartsport Wellington Upgrade Almost Complete Latest news and photos from NZ
WSK World Series Final Round Report from Egypt
Event Sponsor Confirmed For CIK Trophy of New Zealand Free entry for Aussies
Vic Country Series Final Round Portland report
Waiting For The National X30 Challenge Final PR (Euro) - Event/Manufacturer news
Karting Returns To The Streets In New Zealand Preview for this weekend
Asia-Pacific KF3 Championship Details for juniors wishing to compete in Macau

Wednesday November 3

Entry Now Open For The Wall-e Enduro 4.5hr TaG enduro, plus Jnr Nat 1-hour and Pro Clubman
Lehane Aims For Top Of The World Two international events for Pierce in two weeks
Kiwi Karters Head Overseas In Unprecedented Numbers NZers off to Japan, Italy & USA
Americans Continue Preparation For Rotax World Final PR (USA) - Ocala Gran Prix driver news

Tuesday November 2

World Class Instructor For Homebush Karts Seminar FREE seminar this Saturday
Wrigley Ready To Storm Tassie Champs New kart for Steve after CoM theft
National Rotax Rankings Latest points for all 6 classes after Newcastle
Top Names Head To Kalgoorlie for Dash For Cash Preview for this weekend

Rotax Pro Tour - Newcastle

Winners of today's finals (provisional): Brinley Gread (DD2), Joseph Mawson (Jnr Max Light), Dale Corbett (Jnr Max Heavy), Tyler Greenbury (Rotax Light), Bruce Otter (Super Heavy), Brendan Nelson (Rotax Heavy), Daniel Woodland (Over 35s).

Read what happened at the Newcastle Pro Tour round via the Pro Tour Twitter feed - HERE

Results HERE (select Manning Valley Kart Club from the NSW list, NOT Newcastle)


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