News Archive - January 2016

Sunday January 31

Jayden Muir Takes Out Burridge Family Memorial Race report from Mackay
CRG Kicks Off with Strong Pro Tour Showing Official team report from round 1

Thursday January 28

Winning Start to Pro Tour for Compkart Australia Official team report from round 1
More Dunlop Testing by Remo 310 laps, plus his Todd Rd setup
No Friday Juniors At Warwick Pro Tour Format confirmed for round 2
Vale: Barry Moore Statement from Karting Australia (Update: funeral details)

Wednesday January 27

Record Entry for Australian Kart Championship Round 1 Press release for Dubbo
Another Team Talks Up OK PR (CIK-FIA) - VDK Racing interview

Tuesday January 26

Kiwis Top The Podium At Pro Tour Round The New Zealanders' report

Monday January 25

Cody & Cody Breakthrough for Maiden Pro Tour Round Wins Sunday wrap from Todd Rd
KA To Look At Club Level Karting The next part of the plan?
Yamaha To Back AKRA Longtime engine supplier to sponsor Kart Nationals
Same But Different For Former Champ Luke May's tilt at another Australian Championship
2016 IAME International Final An opportunity for Aussies to race a world event
Statement From Pro Karting Apology for disqualification
The Wheels & Tyres Winner Survey competition winner announced

Sunday January 24

Rotax Pro Tour round 1, (amended) results from Melbourne (full results on CMS, more to follow...)

  • Junior MAX - Brewczynski, Pike, Hollis, Love, Robotham
  • Rotax Light - Gillis, Fife, Jenner, Garland, Rodgers
  • DD2 - Woolston, Pringle, Lindstrom, J Smith, Rochford
  • Mini MAX - Allen, Douglas, Wharton, Larkin, Giffin
  • Junior MAX Trophy - Ransley (NZ), Whitmore, Pope, Wright (NZ), Preston
  • DD2 Masters - Walton, Richert, Mitchener, Howard, Payne
  • Rotax Heavy - Mayes, Moore, Ritchie, O'Mara, La Delle
  • Micro MAX - Vincent (NZ), Renshaw, Arnett

Fresh Faces Claim Early Honours at Pro Tour Opener Saturday report (and video) from Todd Rd
Change of Scene for 2016 Rotax Winter Cup Preview for Valencia

Friday January 22

A First Step To The End of Class Weights? Performance equalising system announced
WAMS Want An Aussie Female Karter For Academy Trophy Chance You or your daughter?
Tassie Updates Statewide Series TV ad; Tasmanians tackle National events
A Dozen Kiwis Hit Melbourne for Pro Tour Who's racing what at Todd Rd
CRG Triumph In Mexico PR - De Conto's first win of '16, official team report

Follow the opening round of the Rotax Pro Tour in Melbourne this weekend!

Tuesday January 19

Karting News Briefs Remo's DFM test & setup, VCS update, old Superkarts etc
Rotax Pro Tour Launches Into Action This Weekend Round 1 preview
Kart 1 Racing On The Move New location from Feb 1st
Daniel Bray Second In Mexico Kiwi splits De Conto and Thonon

Monday January 18

Karting News Briefs A mixed bag of local & international snippets, video, product & event info etc
Ipswich Lighting Upgrade More than just new globes
Armstrong Realistic About Ultimate Karting Challenge PR (Euro/NZ) - Driver news
MSA Change Cadet Tyre To Slow The Class Slower & more durable tyre for the UK in 2017
Kremers' Full 2016 Australian Campaign Marijn to tackle multiple classes

Sunday January 17

Records Tumble at TaG Twilight Thunder Troy Stone wins feature class at Launceston

Saturday January 16

Junior Top Guns, Round 2 Another great night at Oakleigh

Friday January 15

Junior Top Guns, Round 1 Race report and photos from Oakleigh
VALE: Ben Capuano Former karter passes

Thursday January 14

Zanardi Corse Australia Update PR - Team/brand news

Wednesday January 13

No Rear Impact Protection Device Needed! KA statement on a temporary fix
OTK Group Switches To OMP New race suits revealed for all 5 factory OTK brands

Tuesday January 12

Australian Kart Racers’ Alliance Comes To The Party AKRA Vs KA, or AKRA + KA?
Locals Ready For TaG Twilight Thunder Preview for this Saturday night
Eight Drivers Join SKUSA's Circle of Champions 2015 Pro Tour champions honoured

Monday January 11

WSK's De Donno Okay for OK PR (Euro) - Promoter reckons OK engines will revive karting
'Version 2' EVO Wiring Harness Now Here See your Rotax dealer or the Big Red Truck
Junior Top Guns @ Oakleigh Update Pre-entry closed but entries still open
EurOz Scholarship Update Entry for Lithgow has now closed; Dubbo still open
Survey Closes In Less Than A Week Last chance to win a full set of rims and tyres

Sunday January 10

World Championship Entry for Academy Trophy Winner No Aussie registration
Armstrong & Ardigò Head Tony Kart Team in 2016 Kiwi moves up to KZ; Official team driver list

Thursday January 7

News Briefs! Good quotes, plus the latest product/event/industry/driver/team updates
Excitement Builds For 2016 Junior Top Guns Win a new kart; entries from 4 states already
Jason Burns The New Team Manager At Patrizicorse Industry news

Wednesday January 6

Dino Chiesa Appointed Team Principal For CRG Zanardi team to integrate with CRG

Sunday January 3

Karting News Briefs Team/driver lineups for 2016, plus plenty of other stuff
EurOz Add Extra Assessment Day - at Dubbo Applications close Jan 7 to win a race in Europe

Saturday January 2

Camponeschi Joins CRG for 2016 Flavio switches from Tony Kart


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