News Archive - September 2010


Tuesday September 28

6th Annual Nepean Nationals Photo gallery, report & results from Nepean Speedway
Transport to Horsepower Heaven For WA Karters Spots remain on long-distance haul
Eight Drivers Clean Sweep Wollongong Report from Saturday Night Series round 7
Amy Gets The Car Speedway Kart Club awards race car to junior karter
Tamworth Racers Ready for Big Weekend NSW State Championship buildup

Monday September 27

Mildura Event Cancelled Club confirms this Saturday is Off
CIK Stars of Karting Expands In 2011 More rounds and more competitors
Peroni 13th In WSK Masters Round 2 Another strong showing by Aussie in Italy
Study On Hold In Chase For Karting Glory Noonan ready for WA State Championships
Karter Hurt In Road Crash Car and trailer flips on way to NSW Titles
Weekend Karting Results Geelong, Cairns, Mallala, Oakleigh, Wollongong, etc

Sunday September 26

Qualifying - WSK Master Series, Round 2 Aussie 18th in 60cc Mini class
Videos: City of Adelaide Titles Finals and clips from Bolivar
Gympie 7 Hour Goes To #50 Team 5150R Report, pics and results from enduro
Win A Helmet Signed By Aussie Motorsport Legends Unique kart club fundraiser
24-Hour Kart Record Attempt UK driver attempts world record for charity
IAME Parilla KF Engine - Conqueror Of The World PR - Manufacturer news about KF engine
Karting Featured In Inside Sport Multi-page spread in leading sports mag
Impressive Final For Moller-Madsen At World Champs PR (Euro) - Driver/team news

Friday September 24

Kostecki Trio Ready For WA State Titles WA State Championship build-up
Tasmanian Junior Racing In Europe Peroni racing 60cc Mini Class in Italy
Speed Racer From Secret Harbour WA State Championship build-up
Another Rotax Title for IFR PR (Euro) - Team news from Germany
A1 Engines Team Report PR - News from Ballarat Country Series
Four Wins & Two Championships For Glaze PR (CAN) - Driver news

Wednesday September 22

Karting Products From IKD Apparel, tools, tachos, radiators, hubs etc
Two Red Plates For A1 Engines PR - Team news from Numurkah
IAME - World Champion Engine PR - Manufacturer news
The Nepean Nationals On This Weekend PR - Speedway preview

Tuesday September 21

NSW State Championships Preview and entry list for Tamworth
Winter Carnival Done For 2010 Final round and series results
Karting Products From DPE Hubs, starter shaft, handled air-box clamps, etc
World Championship Goes to De Vries Report and photos from Spain
Weekend Karting Results Ballarat, Cooloola, Picton
Press Conference: World Championship Video - top 3 in Spain
TaG Series Concludes At Wollongong Race report & results from final round
A1 Engines Queensland Update PR - driver/team news
Southern Star Series, Round 4 Report from Warwick
Clockwise For Pro Tour Newcastle Round Rotax news/promo
Freem On Top Of The World PR (Euro) - Race suit one-two at World Championships
GMP On Twitter Exclusive deals planned for followers
Nyck De Vries - 2010 Karting World Champion PR (Euro) - Driver news

de Vries Wins World Championship!

Chiesa Corse driver Nyck De Vries (Zanardi/Parilla) has won the 2010 World Karting Championship for KF2. The young Dutchman, who is part of the McLaren Young Driver Development Program, started 3rd and beat home pole sitter Jordan Chamberlain (Tony Kart/TM) and Nicolaj Moller Madsen (Energy/TM).

Mitchell Gilbert (Kosmic/Vortex) finished 18th after a Pre-Final dnf forced him to start out of grid 33.

  • Final results HERE
  • Pre-Final results HERE
  • Acces all results from the CIK-FIA website HERE

World Karting Championships

The karting World Championship for KF2 is underway in Spain this weekend. Australian Mitchell Gilbert qualified 39th and after some solid results in his three heats will line up on grid 20 for the Pre-Final.

British drivers are doing well, both in the wet qualifying and the dry heat races. Jordan Chamberlain will start pole (after qualifying 38th!), however, many eyes are on Nyck de Vries who, after qualifying 17th, won two heats and will start the pre-final from 10th.

  • Final results HERE
  • Pre-Final results HERE
  • Qualifying report and positions HERE
  • Intermediate positions after heats HERE
  • Acces all results and Live Timing from the CIK-FIA website HERE

Sunday September 19

Track Extension For Kiwi Karting Facility Re-vamp for 2011 Nationals venue
Euro Top Tens For IFR Team PR (Euro) - Rotax team news
World Championship Heats Field down to final 34; Mitchell Gilbert makes top 20

Saturday September 18

World Championship Qualifying Varley fastest as Brits shine in the wet
Huge Entry For WA State Championships 330+ for Cockburn
Kosmic Stars On The Rise In WA Top names turning purple for state titles
Greenwood Wins Southern Star Series Round 4 PR - Team/driver news
Strongman's First Coloured Plate PR - Driver news
Preview: WSK Master Series, Round 2 PR (Euro) - 220 drivers for Val Vibrata

Thursday September 16

Preview: World Karting Championships 125 drivers in Spain this weekend - and one is an Aussie!
Third Win In a Row For Jets Report from Newcastle 7-hour enduro
WSK Announce 2011 Calendar 12 international events for booming series
Karters Line Up for Mort Page Title Preview for Ballarat's Country Series round
Southern Star Series Points Progressive points after Warwick round
World Championships On TV In Australia Eurosport to broadcast LIVE from Spain
IAME Info From The World Cup PR - KZ1/KF3 Manufacturer news
Oakleigh Closed For 2 Days Club News: Circuit in use for VKA Jnr Development Camp
CRG At The World Cup PR - Team/driver news

Wednesday September 15

More V8 Supercar Miles For Sera David to undertake full-blown 2-day test
Final Round of TaG Super Series PR - Info for Wollongong this weekend
Extron Sprocket Clearance PR - Rear sprocket sale
KartX Prize Winner PR - The free Oakley sunglasses went to...
Jack Barlow Wins Rotax Cup PR (UK) - Driver news

Monday September 13

First World Cups For Lammers and Albon Photos & report for KZ1 & KF3 in Braga
Victorian Superkarts, Round 6 KZ wins 125s; Jenner wins Junior Champs round 3
F100 Engines For F100 Nationals Limited supply of winning engines, plus Leopards from Kartune
KartX Magazine, Issue 10 Latest edition now online
Final Round, Rotax MAX Euro Challenge Photos & report from Genk
CRG 1-2-3 At Rotax Nationals PR - Team/driver news
A1 Engines Drivers at Rockhampton PR - Team/driver news from Reef & Beef Titles
Mapperson's MAX Engine PR - Over 35s Ranking prize winner
Greenwood 2nd At Gladstone Supercheap Round PR - Team/driver news
Endurance Race To Resume At Eastern Creek PR - TEKA event to re-run
The Euro Rotax Champions Driver quotes, pics & series placings
Ellery Heads To USA For F2000 PR - Driver news

Thursday September 9

2010 Horsepower Heaven Final F100 entry info; New tyre for 200cc Super
Goldtek Sprockets Product reminder from DPE
Preview: Newcastle 7-Hour Prokart event this weekend
Preview: KZ1 & KF3 World Cup PR (Euro) - Who's hot at Braga this weekend?
Arrow Conquers DD2 At Rotax Nationals PR - Team/manufacturer news
Joint Meeting Produces Close & Exciting Competition Report & results from NZ
Lucky Round 4 Final For Hutton PR (NZ) - Driver news
De La O Victorious at Rock Island Grand Prix PR (USA) - Driver news

Wednesday September 8

Newspaper Coverage At Rotax Nationals Local papers cover karting
Arrow Shines At Rotax Nationals PR - Team/manufacturer news from Rotax Nationals
Ladies Class For Clyde Marshall Memorial Girls-only National class at Lithgow
Sera Makes It Number Four PR - Driver news from Rotax Nationals
Rock Island Grand Prix Street Race Report from USA
Latest ProKart Magazine Now Online September's news
Numurkah Set For Titles This Weekend PR - Preview
Photo Gallery: City of Adelaide Titles Images from Bolivar
Photo Gallery: City of Melbourne Titles Images from Port Melbourne

Tuesday September 7

Australia's Invited Drivers For Rotax World Final IKD announces nine names
Victorian Floods Wont Stop Titles Numurkah is going ahead this weekend
New Rules For National Rotax Rankings Points re-set, new structure, plus more
DePasquale The 'Champion of Champions' Results from F1 Management Junior Sprint Classic
WSK Brand Station Motorhome adds F1 look to karting paddock
Sparco Suit, Helmet, Boots and Gloves That's what 6 lucky Rotaxers have won...
Progressive Entry: WA Championships 192 so far; entry closes tomorrow
British Championship Super One Series Photos, report, results from rounds 11 & 12
National Rotax Rankings Final rankings post Nationals
1st & 2nd For Wilson At Blossom Sprint Report and results from 43rd annual NZ event
Kiwi Report Of Australian Rotax Nationals New Zealanders in Ipswich
Academicians Receive Car Award CIK-FIA EduKart programme winners
New Signing For CRG-Maxter Factory Team Profeta adds to KF3 lineup
4 Titles For IFR In Austrian Double-Header PR (Euro) - Team / driver news

Sera Captures Another National Championship

David Sera won his fifth Rotax Nationals today - the last four in a row - to move into third place in the all-time tally of AKA Australian Karting Championships. Sera made the most of a streaming wet track on Finals day in Ipswich to beat home Kyle Ensbey and Troy Bretherton.

Click HERE for more.

Sunday September 5

Drenched Finals Day At Rotax Nationals Sera, Venter, Meyer the 2010 Champions!
Rotax Nationals: Sunday Notebook Odds & Ends from Ipswich
Saturday Night Series, Round 7 Report from Wollongong
Preview: The Euro Rotax Finale PR - Showdown in Genk
A1 Engines Drivers @ Bolivar PR - Team/driver news from City of Adelaide Titles
WSK Master Series Opens Report from opening round at Siena
More Wins For US National Micro Max Champion PR (USA) - Driver news

Saturday September 4

Rotax Nationals - Saturday Report and results from today's qualifying and heats
Rotax Nationals: Saturday Notebook Pit snippets from Ipswich

Friday September 3

The Deadly Monster Dave Sera does deal with energy drink company
IAME News PR (Euro) - 60cc Enignes + WSK Master Series
Kiwis Take On Aussies At Rotax Nationals Three New Zealanders cross the ditch
A1 Engines Drivers @ Hamilton PR - Team/driver news
Sodi Wins LeMans 24-Hour Kart Race 1m10s engine/brake pad changes contribute to victory
On-board KZ2 In Melbourne Ride with (a very busy!) Jordie Lindstrom
Visser Beats Her Rivals At WSK Master Series PR (Euro) - Driver news
Superkart Nationals TV Speedweek segment now online
Monster Arrow Drivers Win At BSRKC Finale PR (USA) - Team/driver news

Wednesday September 1

Pro Classes Return To City of Adelaide Titles Report and results from Bolivar
David Sera Online Deadly launches davidsera.com website
New Importer/Distributor for Arrow In The USA Industry news
Rotax Nationals About to Fire Tack action starts tomorrow; Twitter tweet ready
UK Super One Rotax Series Report, results and photos from rounds 11 & 12
Kondopirakas Wins Alan Cox Cup Results from Tamworth


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