Category: News

World KF & KFJ Championship entry lists released

This year KFJ sees a massive entry that will necessitate the use of the two Prefinal system wherethe top 17 of each will go through to the Final. Team changes include Euro Champ Christian Lundgaard going to Energy Corse, and Teddy Wilson going back to Strakka Bhaitech....

Euro KFJ Champion Lundgaard switches to Energy

Energy Corse is pleased to announce that the 2015 KF-Junior European Champion Christian Lundgaard will participate in the KF-Junior World Championship at La Conca in its colours. A fast and experienced driver, the young Dane has had many successes this season. He has finished 2nd in the...

FIA launches karting schools

The concept behind the scheme is to build a worldwide network of schools that make use of standardised guidelines and accreditations. They will provide a programme through which young people can take their first steps into karting and increase the number of racing licenceholders around the world....

500 attempted entries for the IAME International Finals

The IAME International Final entries opened today and were quickly closed after more than 500 drivers attempted to enter. The organisers posted the following on Facebook: We wish to inform all drivers that due to more than 500 requests received, the entries for the IAME INTERNATIONAL FINAL...

CIK front bumper regulations updated

Article 31 of the CIK-FIA Specific Prescriptions has been amended to clarify that the penalties when the front fairing is incorrectly positioned after an impact, are to be reduced from 30 to 10 seconds and automatically imposed without appeal. Any Driver found to have intentionally placed their...

2016 CIK-FIA Calendar released

The CIK promised to finalise their calendar in good time this year and with a release before the end of August this commitment has been met. 24th April, Essay (France) – European KZ & KZ2, Academy Trophy 15th May, Zuera (Spain) – European OK, OK Junior &...

Steve Hollman takes over from Chris Pullman at Buckmore Park

Chris Pullman, who was given the position of Joint Managing Director in April, following the acquisition by John Surtees Limited of the business and trading assets of Buckmore Park Karting Limited and Buckmore Park Kart Club Limited, has decided that he wishes to pursue other opportunities, and...

World KZ Champs entry lists out

The CIK-FIA have released the entry lists for the World KZ Championship, the International Super Cup for KZ2 and the final round of the Academy Trophy. Academy Trophy – 51 entries KZ – 36 entries KZ2. – 101 entries

BUKC 2016 dates announced

Will and Joel of the British Universities Karting Championship have posted the following on the 2016 Facebook group: Winter is coming! And that means only one thing: no not Game of Thrones, it’s far more exciting, it’s the return of the BUKC baby yeh! The BUKC 2016...

Have your say: MSA front and rear hub regs

An update to the following rule has been proposed for 1st January 2017: (U)16.8.4. Hubs with a single retaining bolt feature must not protrude beyond the end of the axle, unless designed for that purpose, and must incorporate a retaining device. Proposed change: Rear hubs must cover...