VDK’s Victor Martins continued his run of form to take the ultimate prize in Bahrain, the World Junior Championship, ahead of David Vidales who had been ahead until the Final.
UK & International Karting News
The qualifying heats of the World Junior Championship were, to say the least, fiercely contested in a veritable marathon, mostly at night. Surprises were constant, not to mention the many penalties for dropped spoilers.
With his two victories already won, Karol Basz (Kosmic / Vortex) didn’t need to take too many risks in his last heat to take the lead in the intermediate standings at the Bahrain World Championship.
We’ve just completed our downloadable calendar of all the major OK and OK-Junior races in the UK and Europe.
The World Championships have started in Bahrain with today’s Free Practice and Qualifying sessions, held in the evening local time to avoid the fierce heat.
To the naked eye, the Tony Kart Racer 401S, Kosmic Mercury MY17, Exprit Noesis MY17 and Alonso Victory MA17 don’t immediately have any significant changes, but do have a series of enhancements that promise to make these already race and championship-winning chassis even more satisfying to drive and work on.
In Europe, October is traditionally the month of the major international meetings of the one-make cups, a situation reinforced this year by running the Rotax Grand Final one month earlier than usual.
We’ve just completed our downloadable calendar of all the major X30 races in the UK and Europe.
International Rotax and X30 organisers RGMMC have announced their tracks and some new events and classes for 2017.
The Little Green Man tracks have been announced for 2017, along with most of the dates. The Series will be visiting Nutts Corner in Northern Ireland for the first time, for a double header meeting. X30 Mini will be a support class.