A GREAT DAY’S RACING!
Anyone who had the pleasure to attend the fourth round of the Western Cape Karting Championship will attest that it was a great day’s racing peppered by wildcard winners, upsets and brilliant on track action all day long.
It’d be a trick to pick the race of the day, but the often pedestrian Max Challenge 125s certainly stood out among a day of highlights. Championship leader Dino Stermin (Designer Trims RKT Kosmic) and his closest Dino Delano Fowler (Suprocom WOrr FA) arrived at the circuit to find a pair of ominous wildcards entered in their class in CRG duo, reigning WP class champion Jonathan Aberdein back in the country on holiday from his German ADAC Formula 4 campaign and Umpie Swart, taking a break from Polo Cup action this weekend.
Europe to host first Rotax Grand Festival
The first European Rotax Grand Festival for Micro and Mini Max will be held in Zuera, Spain from 2 to 4 September 2016.
Korridas, the organisers of the last two invitational Micro and Mini Max races at the Rotax Grand Finals, will organise the Grand Festival at the Circuito Internacional de Zuera, in Zaragoza, Spain. The entry fee includes a set of dry (and wet tyres if needed), a raffled engine and carburettor and circuit time from Friday to Sunday.
REVIVAL OF THE ROTAX GRAND FESTIVAL
- Annually one Rotax Grand Festival per continent
- Maximum of 72 participants in each category (Rotax 125 Micro MAX and Mini MAX)
- Equal performance due to sealed and raffled Rotax kart engine
Gunskirchen, Austria, May 24, 2016 – Since the announcement of the granted 72 Rotax 125 Micro and Mini MAX drivers at the Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF), 36 participants in each category, the demand to get a starting place was incredibly high.
SA ROTAX MAX CHALLENGE KARTING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND TWO
May 1, 2016. Scant respite for SA Championship title chasers, as Rotax kart circus moves to Port Elizabeth for a May-Day Meet.
A tightly packed National Motorsport Calendar sees the Second Round of the 2016 SARMC National Karting Championship meeting arrive just a month after the season opener in Cape Town. The second round of this four-round national series will be held on Sunday, May 1 at the Celso Scribante Circuit in Port Elizabeth.
New Micro and Mini Max Debut at Zwartkops Club Race
Mini and Micro Max made their debut at the Zwartkops Club Race this last weekend. It was the second round of the Rand Kart Club Club Championships. Four Micro Max's and six Mini Max's took to the track.
Rotax Micro and Mini Max – South Africa 2016
Why are we introducing two new classes into karting?