News Archive: January 2017

Tuesday January 31

Heat Wave at Australia Day Classic Photos & results from Bolivar
Madeline's Breakthrough Pro Tour Podium The Kiwi Report, Rotax Pro Tour round 1
1000 Flying Laps for the Flying Doctors PR - Team/driver initiative
Solid Pro Tour Start for IP Karting PR - Team/driver news
Birel ART Champions Cup Report PR (Euro) - Team news

Monday January 30

Flack 11th, Doohan DNF at Champions Cup Report and photos from Adria, Italy
Tassie State Series Kicks Off This Weekend Preview for Briant Park
CRG Lock Out Podium in KZ2 Team report from WSK Champions Cup

Sunday January 29

All Action At Rotax Pro Tour Round One Finals day report & photos

Saturday January 28

Top 3, Rotax Pro Tour round 1. Full results on CMS HERE. More to follow...

Junior MAX: 1 Jaiden Pope, 2 Jay Handon, 3 Jac Preston
DD2: 1 Joshua Fife, 2 Cody Gillis, 3 Nathan Tigani
Mini MAX:
1 James Wharton, 2 Jack Westbury, 3 Adrian Haak
Rotax Light:
1 Brad Jenner, 2 Madeline Stewart, 3 Troy Morrissey
Micro MAX: 1 Harry Arnett, 2 Macka Hazard, 3 Bradley Majaman
DD2 Masters: 1 Daniel Richert, 2 Troy Woolston, 3 Danny Wright
Junior Trophy: 1 Johnathon Marcusson, 2 Angus Wallace, 3 Angus Giffin
Rotax Heavy: 1 Chris Farkas, 2 Kris Walton, 3 Lane Moore

Friday January 27

Madeline Marches to First Pro Tour Heat Win Qualifying & heats report & pics from Melbourne
Marcos Flack Part of CRG's Champions Cup Lineup Team preview & results/timing links
Craig Denton The New SA State President Statement from Karting SA

Follow the Rotax Pro Tour opening round from Todd Road, Melbourne. Qualifying & heats are today, the pre-finals and finals are on Saturday:

  • Live timing on Race Monitor HERE
  • Live commentary HERE
  • Results are going on CMS HERE

Thursday January 26

Chassis Partners Announced For Rotax Grand Finals Rotax stick with same brands
David Sera's Deadly Newsletter #8 Drop-down bumpers, tyre conservation & more
ROK Cup Boosts City of Sails Event preview: Biggest entry since 2007

Wednesday January 25

Kiwis Ready for First Aussie Pro Tour Round Eight New Zealanders in Melbourne
CRG Reveal 2017 Works Team Veterans and debutants in 23-strong lineup

Tuesday January 24

DPE Chassis Setups Seat positions and setup info from Junior Top Guns
Pro Tour Kicks Off in Melbourne Preview for round 1
Atlantic Oil Ladies Trophy 2017 Report & photos from Lithgow
Karting News Briefs New rules, free beer, crash video, plus event, driver & club updates

Monday January 23

Pro Tour Ready To Roll! Entry list, timetable & track map for round 1
More Patrizicorse Lineup Revealed Locals & Kiwis for X30 & KA12
IP Karting's Rotax Pro Tour Team PR - Team news
Marlene Dean: Rest in Peace Beautiful Lady Passing of a karting legend
Darren Hossack To Leave DPE Kart Technology Hoss tells us why, and what he's up to
Vale: Peter (Pete) Williams It's been a sad few weeks for WA karters

Saturday January 21

Birel ART Make Changes For 2017 PR (Euro) - Team news
Prestine Tecno Resto Another masterpiece by Vas

Friday January 20

F1 Grand Prix Tickets For Pro Tour Entrants Family Pass for each class
Patrizicorse Start Revealing 2017 Drivers Announcements for Pro Tour and AKC
Best Of 2016: Paolo De Conto CIK-FIA interview with the KZ World Champion

Wednesday January 18

Win Tyres at Pro Tour Launch Plus, hear how to win the Rotax Grand Finals
CIK-FIA 'Best Of' Interviews Callum Bradshaw & Victor Martins

Tuesday January 17

Bray In Good Company In Florida But tough run at round 1
Aaron Cameron Joins JC Kart PR - Driver news

Monday January 16

Karting News Briefs J-Bangers, Mojo addendum, winners, event/driver/industry updates
Frost Goes Back-To-Back at Young Guns Records set in Launceston; report & pics
Ladies Trophy Cup News & Updates Pre-entry closes Wednesday - don't miss out!
Victorian Country Series Set For Massive 2017 New commentator, photographer and lots of prizes

Sunday January 15

Junior Top Guns Concludes Night 2 race report from Oakleigh (Pics Added)

Saturday January 14

Junior Top Guns - Night 1 Race report & pics from Oakleigh
SP Tools Extends Karting Australia Sponsorship New 3-year deal
Tony Kart Announce 2017 Factory Drivers PR (Euro) - Nine pilotes for Green Team
More 'Best Of 2016' from CIK-FIA Historic, Hiltbrand & Martins
Maranello Kart Presents 2017 Race Team PR (Euro) - Team/driver news
Haopeng Zhang Recaps Impressive Season PR (Asia) - Driver news

Thursday January 12

Exprit 2017 In Stock 30mm Noesis at IKD
Pro Tour Tyre Clarification Round 1 rule addendum

Wednesday January 11

2017 Tony Kart Range Now In Stock! Chassis and spare parts ready to go
Young Guns To Kick Off Tassie Season Honour roll & preview for this Saturday
CIK-FIA Best Of 2016 Interview: Antonio Giovinazzi

Tuesday January 10

Atlantic Oil For Ladies Cup Prize & auction pool grow for Lithgow
Rubens Barrichello Talks Karting CIK-FIA 'Best Of 2016' interview

Monday January 9

Sporting Regs & Conquer The World Terms & Conditions Rotax Pro Tour latest
Karting News Briefs Mick has moved, Era 5 for AVKP, Brock theft, driver/event/team updates
2017 Pro Tour Launch Function National series kicks off with special dinner in Melbourne
Entering Under 18s In Race Meetings A step-by-step guide

Sunday January 8

SKUSA Award 2016 Pro Tour Champions Nine drivers join 'Circle of Champions’ for 2017

Thursday January 5

Supporter Shirts, Ladies Trophy Cup Orders close Monday

Wednesday January 4

Change To AKA Ltd Board & Officials For 2017 Board drops from seven to six
Vale: Rod Franks Former industry member and top karting bloke passes

Tuesday January 3

Survey Result: Push-back Bumpers What % Yes? What % No?
Does Social Media Hinder Racers? A negative effect on competitors' focus


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