News Archive - February 2016

Monday February 29

Rotax Pro Tour, Series Points after Round 2 Class-by-class plus Manufacturers
Tigani Tops DD2 as Gillis & Walton Go Back-To-Back Finals Day report, Rotax Pro Tour round 2

Sunday February 28

Woolston & Gillis On Fire As Juniors Hit the Track Pro Tour Saturday report
Oakleigh's February Club Day Race report from Saturday night

Friday February 26

Blistering Temperatures at Warwick Pro Tour Day 1 wrap

  • Rotax Pro Tour round 2 is at Warwick Qld. Follow the event today and across the weekend:
    • Series Facebook HERE
    • Series Twitter HERE
    • Live timing HERE
    • Live commentery HERE
    • Results on KA CMS HERE
    • Event timetable HERE (updated)
    • Entry List HERE

Thursday February 25

CIK-FIA Happy with First OK / OK-Junior Event Governing body's wrap of the Winter Cup
Kiwi Rotaxers In Queensland This Weekend PR - The NZers at Pro Tour
Ardigò & Tony Kart Triumph At The Winter Cup 268 drivers hit the track in Italy
"Karting helps to build character" CIK-FIA interview with Michelle Gatting

Wednesday February 24

Healthy Fields at Western Cup Series, Round 1 Race wrap from Wanneroo

Tuesday February 23

Pro Tour Travels North For Round 2 Class by class preview for Warwick this weekend
Connor & Urban Launch Strong Rotax Title Defence NZ Rotax MAX Challenge rounds 1 & 2
CompKart Australia Adds To Dealer Network New partnership with The Kartworks
Top Tens at Todd Rd For Project X Racing PR - Team news, Pro Tour round 1

Monday February 22

Superkart Clubs of Australia To Run Their Own Stand-Alone Nationals All classes catered at P/Island
Sidebottom Top Tens Winter Cup! Great run from Reece in OK; Piastri 11th in Juniors
Fastest Lap for Armstrong At Winter Cup Kiwi rues lost chance in KZ2

Sunday February 21

Karting News Briefs Club / event / track / industry updates, local and international news

Saturday February 20

Country Series Kicks Off at Cobden Race report, photos & results from round 1
Vale: Sharon Harper Sad news from Oakleigh Go Kart Club
Bregonje Wins 2016 Brian Farley Memorial Photos & results from Eastern Creek
Newcastle Kart Club Championship, Round 1 Race report from January

Friday February 19

James Sera Takes Over Melbourne Kart Centre Industry News: Sera expands
Four Seasons In One Day At Tassie Statewide Opener Report, photos, results & points from round 1
Armstrong Confident Ahead of Winter Cup in Italy Kiwi confirms Vettel is a non-starter

Tassie Statewide Series Kicks Off

The first round of four for the 2016 AWC Tasmanian Statewide Series was run at Briant Park Raceway last weekend. Race report, photos, results and full series points from the round are HERE.

  • Follow the Aussies (and a Kiwi) at Lonato Winter Cup across the weekend: Oscar Piastri (OK-J), Jake Klarich (KZ2), Reece Sidebottom (OK), Marcos Flack (Mini ROK) and Marcus Armstong (KZ2) - live timing will be HERE, results for all track sessions HERE.

Thursday February 18

Sebastian Vettel For Winter Cup This Weekend? Reports in Europe say Yes
Special Hertz Rental Car Rates for Pro Tour Competitors Guaranteed rates
Three Classes Vie for Rotax US Open Vegas Drives More Pro Tour prizes
Search for NZ's Top Rotax Karters Begins Kiwi Rotax MAX Challenge kicks off this weekend
Benik Drivers Find Success In Ocala PR (USA) - Team news

Wednesday February 17

Stoney Creek Races Photos and results from track series round 1
Sizzling Action at Sulpher City Sprint Photos, report, results from NZ
Rookie Series Driver Sends Big Warning to Speedway Field Junior Super Series round 1
Worthy Winners at Windy Rotax Winter Cup Photos and report from Spain
Connell’s Encouraging Start Driver PR - Beck almost podiums AKC round
Fresh Start for Central Coast Speedway Season Club plans for '16 plus preview for Sunday

Friday February 12

Sidebottom Sets Off To The Winter Cup Reece on Ricciardo Kart for Lonato
Tassie Season To Kick Off With SWS Round 1 Preview for this weekend
Karters in Rotorua for NZ Prokart & ROK Cup Openers Preview for this weekend

Thursday February 11

Fuel Rule Change Spices Up TEKA Round 1 Alternative strategies play out at Lithgow

Wednesday February 10

Hoey Grabs First Up Win With Compkart Team report from Dubbo AKC round
200 Drivers Kick Off 2016 California Prokart Challenge Report & photos from Buttonwillow Raceway

Tuesday February 9

Karting News Briefs Wrecked. Plus the latest club / team / driver / event / track / industry updates
Kai Allen Doubles Up With AKC Round Win For CRG Team report from Dubbo
CIK-FIA Happy With The First OK-Era Event Overview and interviews from Europe
Thomas Sargent Wins Free Drive in Europe EurOz Scholarship winner announced
More Woodgate Evo, Plus Maxxis HG3 Woodgate Racing update
Victorian Superkarts Round 1 Report, results, pics from Phillip Island
Ryan Grant Best Of The Kiwis At Dubbo New Zealander summary from AKC round 1
Armstrong Quick On KZ2 Debut In Italy PR (NZ/Euro) - Driver news

Monday February 8

Port Macquarie Go Independent for 4-Round Series Club decides to do its own thing
AWC Motorsport Academy Wrap From Dubbo PR - Team/driver news
CRG Win WSK Champions Cup PR (Euro) - Team news
Rotax Pro Tour Points Rankings for all classes after round 1
Oscar DNFs WSK Champions Cup Report from Adria as OK classes make their debut
Round 1, Australian Kart Championship Sunday report, videos, pics and Championship points

Sunday February 7

Provisional results from the finals at Dubbo, AKC Rnd 1:

  • KZ2: 1 Christopher Hays, 2 Daniel Price, 3 Ryan Grant
  • KA1: 1 Reece Sidebottom, 2 Marijn Kremers, 3 Scott Sorensen
  • KA2: 1 Harrison Hoey, 2 Lachlan Hughes, 3 Jack Winter
  • X30: 1 Leigh Nicolaou, 2 Morgan Feast, Daniel Rochford
  • Cadet 12: 1 Kai Allen, 2 James Wharton, 3 Blake Purdie
  • KA4 Junior: 1 Travis Worton, 2 Oscar Priest, 3 Broc Feeney
  • TaG 125: 1 Brendan Nelson, 2 Joshau Car, 3 Mitchell Hewitt
  • Cadet 9: 1 Carter Mobbs, 2 Ben Holliday , 3 Toby Dvorak
  • KA3 Senior: 1 Joseph Tighe, 2 Dean O'Brien, 3 Matthew McLean

Saturday February 6

Australian Kart Championship Round 1 Saturday report and videos
Challenge Of The Americas, Round 1 Report & photos from Arizona
CIK-FIA Interview: Joakim Ward Ward Racing boss on 2015 and this year

  • Australian Kart Championship round 1, Dubbo:
    • Regular updates via the series Facebook Page HERE
    • Day 1 photos HERE
    • Live timing HERE
    • Results on KA CMS HERE

Friday February 5

Team CRG Swells For Australian Kart Championship Round Team preview for Dubbo
Vic Country Series Latest Sponsors, prizes & key changes ahead of opening round
Kiwi Trio Join Aussie Kart Title Chase New Zealanders for Dubbo
Tassie's Tate Takes On Dubbo PR - Driver news
Four Podiums for TWM at Pro Tour Opener PR - Team news

  • Live timing from the Australian Kart Championship round at Dubbo HERE

Wednesday February 3

AWC Motorsport Academy Set For AKC Debut in Dubbo Tassie team press release
Teams Championship Added To AKC The brands and teams contesting 2016

Tuesday February 2

Karting News Briefs The latest club / team / driver / event / track / industry updates
Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 pics of Senior classes
Photo Gallery: Rotax Pro Tour Round 1 pics of Junior classes

Monday February 1

Robinsons On The Pace In UAE MAX Challenge Aussie brothers in Dubai
Oakleigh's January Race Day Club series round 1 report
Live Video Stream & Timing For Australian Kart Championship Follow the action at each round
Bosch and Billy Driver / sponsor announcement
CRG at Florida Winter Tour PR - Team report from Miami


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