News Archive: December 2016

All The Best For The New Year!

The KartSportNews staff (that would be me!) hope you've got through the season intact and have much to look forward to in 2017. Many thanks to the thousands of readers who visit the site, the contributors and photographers who submit items for publication, and the valued advertisers who support it so it can remain free. See you at the race track!

Mark Wicks

Saturday December 31

Karting News Briefs Movings, re-openings, enterings, widenings, buildings...

Wednesday December 28

The New OTKs For 2017 What's coming from Tony Kart, FA, Exprit & Kosmic
KA Technical Bulletins: IAME KA100 & Vortex DVS Ignitions and exhausts
CRG Help Train New Technicians Two-day mechanics' course at Monza

Friday December 23

Alpinestar CLEARANCE at Revolution Racegear Up to 25% Off!
AWC Motorsport Academy Bigger & Better In 2017 See what's changed for Team Tassie
Euro Karts The Right Choice For Kiwi Interview with Marcus Armstrong
Tinini Reviews CRG's Year PR - Team/manufacturer news

Wednesday December 21

Under 18s Require Licenced Entrant KA reminder about Participants' Licence
Tinini & Flynn Reflect on 2016 Standards decline as young kids move to cars too early
K-Racer's Weekly Specials $42 Battery charger kit, WiFi HD Action camera + Ribtect 4 vests

Tuesday December 20

CIK 'Push-Back' Bumpers for AKC Regulations & Registrations, 2017 Australian Kart Championship
Karting News Briefs LOTS of stuff! Event, rule, product, club, Euro updates etc - plus memes!

Sunday December 18

Extra Discount On Custom Helmet Painting Special Xmas deal at LA Designs - but you gotta hurry!

Saturday December 17

Should We Be Using Push-Back Bumpers? Kip Foster talks, plus new Reader Poll
Launceston Kart Club Season Awards The 2016 award winners

Friday December 16

Race The US Open Via J-MAX Trophy Class One-make spec chassis racing
North Shore Win The Metro Invitational Photos & results from Newcastle
End-Of-Year Summaries Words from CIK-FIA and WSK head honchos

Thursday December 15

15 Clubs Receive KA Safety Grant Cash Round 1 of funds allocation

Wednesday December 14

Dave Sera's Likes & Dislikes of 2016 From the Deadly Newsletter - sign up now!
2017 Ladies Trophy Cup Two days, Ladies only, prepare now! (Guys, you can race afterwards)
MyChron5 Steering Wheels Designed for MyChron5, 2 colours, 2 bolt patterns
Victorian Karters Of The Year The 2016 awards go to...
Marcos Flack Wins with CRG in Macau PR - Team news
Gippsland Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
St George Karts / CRG Australia Newsletter 'News Upfront' December edition
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Quick mixers, Asmos & cut-price Reds

Tuesday December 13

Frenchman Dominates KZ In Macau Penalty robs Josh Fife of 3rd
Black Plates at Victorian State Cup Results from Warrnambool
Stewart Sisters On The Pace But Unlucky in Macau Kiwi wrap / driver news
Karting Message from FIA President Jean Todt PR (Euro) - A summary from the boss

Monday December 12

Hurricane Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
Combined Districts Kart Club End of Year Presentation Award winners & photos
Mercedes-Benz Vans Partner With Karting Australia KA announcement
CRG One-Two at Champions Cup, Vendrell PR (Euro) - Team news

Saturday December 10

Works Karter On Par With Kiwi Car Stars Interview: Daniel Bray
Redspeed & KA100 & Tyres for Under $5k MKC Christmas Special

Friday December 9

2017 State Calendars: Tasmania & NSW
January Junior Sprockets Dates & Venues Confirmed Victoria & Tasmania

Thursday December 8

Coffs Concludes 2016 With 4-Track Challenge Photos & results
MyChron5 Supports X2 Link New level of timing on your dash
Get Lucky This Christmas! Lucky Design range in stock for Xmas
Preview: Macau Asia-Pacific Championship for KZ Five Aussies and a Kiwi compete this weekend
2017 State Calendars QLD, SA & VIC now available
Hickey Sisters Make History Duo lock out senior speedway standings
International Licences For 2017 CIK-FIA information about January 1 changes
Karting Sisters To Compete In Macau PR - Kiwi driver news
K-Racer Weekly Specials RC EVO, Ribtect 4, Mk14 Bodykit/X2 graphics
Dan Wheldon Award for Florida Winter Tour PR (USA) - Tradition continues in 2017

Tuesday December 6

Tasmanian Karter of the Year Awards Winners crowned at annual awards dinner
KA Launch Risk Management Program 4-level information & resource system for clubs
Karting Champions Gather In Vienna 2016 CIK-FIA awards night
Frost Cleans Up On & Off The Track PR - Tate's rewards for a magnificent year

Monday December 5

$500 Off Kosmic and FA Karts Big saving on new chassis
Felice Tiene Leaves CRG Factory Team PR (Euro) - Team/driver news

Saturday December 3

Karting News Briefs Tyre disposal, sucker kart, club/track updates, team/driver news, videos etc

Friday December 2

AKRA Confirm Monthly Race Meetings Independs to race at Wollongong next year
MAX Challenges Must Run Mojo in 2018 Statement from BRP-Rotax
Winning Karters Test Formula 4 AKC prize winners at Winton

Thursday December 1

Places Still Available in Tony Kart Australia's AKC Campaign Looking to race with a pro team?
Port Macquarie Confirmed For Pro Tour Round 4 PR - Rotax Pro Tour update
DPEKT Announce Official Team Drivers Chosen five to share kart setup info in 2017


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