UK & International Karting News

William Pettitt (Chris Walker/Kartpix.net)

Dramatic twists in the Rotax Super One classes

The Rotax classes at Rissington weren’t so affected by the rain shower which hit during the IAME Cadet Final but it didn’t stop the action, particularly in the Senior class. Minimax Jenson Butterfield enjoyed lights to flag victories in both MiniMax Finals. Tom Canning had earlier topped...

Taylor Barnard (Chris Walker/Kartpix.net)

Rattican and Barnard take S1 IAME wins

Georgi Dimitrov and points leader Harry Thompson were quickest in the time trials, with Thompson claiming the first heat, Bray Kenneally the other two. Kenneally and Thompson traded the lead in the first Final with Rattican and Jonny Wilkinson battling behind. After Thompson had eased Kenneally to...

Luca Corberi (KSP.fr)

Corberi wins by 4s in Euro KZ2 Round 1

The wear of the Vega XM tyre had a big influence on the KZ2 result at Essay but Luca Corberi was still able to take a strong win over Fabian Federer and Paolo Besancenez. Qualifying The KZ2 Qualifying sessions proved complex to manage on Saturday morning using...

Marco Ardigo (KSP.fr)

Ardigo makes a comeback at Essay

No one wanted to push too hard in the early phases of the KZ racing as the tyres were wearing out very quickly on the abrasive Essay track surface despite the relatively low temperatures. It looked bad for Marco Ardigo early on but he saved his rubber...

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MSA regulation changes from the last month

The MSA has released a document which includes all of the rule changes for March. Relating to karting, this includes an update to the procedure if a concussive head injury is suspected, the bumper penalty change to time instead of places, and diagrams of the precise bumper...