Category Archive: Karting

Aug 28

Goodwood/Intrepid takes Three National titles

McCullough, Di Leo, Kashak and Riley scored National podiums for Intrepid.

Intrepid Podium FinishersThe Canadian National Karting Championships were held at Mosport Kartways over the weekend and Goodwood/Intrepid was magnificent in securing three National titles, four National podiums and two additional tickets to the 2015 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals! Tyler McCullough, Marco Di Leo and Tyler Kashak were honoured as Champions, while Austin Riley was also on the podium after a thrilling Final drive in DD2. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 13

Goodwood/Intrepid kids shine at CRFKC

Russell Boyle has both wins and the points lead through two CRFKC Rounds

Russell Boyle, by Cody Schindel, canadiankartingnews.comGoodwood/Intrepid returns to Mosport Kartways this weekend for the third round of the Champion Ron Fellows Karting Challenge and if the last event is any indication, the team will be itching to get back on track.

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Aug 11

United Autosports shake down Senna kart

Britain’s kart legend Terry Fullerton on hand to witness Richard Dean taking to the track in ex-Senna DAP kart

Ayrton Senna kart United Autosports has just finished restoring the last kart Ayrton Senna is understood to have ever raced. Zak Brown purchased the 1981 DAP kart at a Bonhams Auction in January and following a six month rebuild, United’s other co-owner Richard Dean shook down the rebuilt kart last week (3 August). Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Goodwood/Intrepid heads to Mosport SummerFest

An annual doubleheader event for the host Mosport International Karting Association

2015-05-24 Goodwood Kartways will have a majority of its race roster back on track this weekend as multiple clubs combine for a weekend of racing at Mosport Kartways. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

With the Canadian summer now reaching its stride the team at Goodwood Kartways is definitely in full swing.

Goodwood Kartways season update

Max Preston, by Cody Schindel, CKN The Canadian Rookie Karting Championship schedules are racing through week four, the TRAK Club Championship has hit its halfway point, and the Goodwood/Intrepid race team is getting set to race into the second half of its National schedule next week at Mosport Kartways. It’s been full out since the turn of the calendar, but that’s just the way they like it. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Auer and Götz meet children of the ‘Lebenshilfe Böblingen Kart’

Mercedes-Benz drivers Lucas Auer and Maximilian Götz returned to their motor-racing roots

While visiting the ‘Rallye Club Böblingen’, the two DTM rookies went karting with the kids of the club and handicapped kids of the ‘Lebenshilfe’ (disabled support) Böblingen. It goes without saying that the autographs of the two drivers also proved to be in great demand. In addition, Götz and Auer fulfilled the wishes of the children and talked about the daily routine of a racing driver.   Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 05

Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada, ECKC Event 1 Race Report

39 drivers on the grid at Goodwood Kartways

Goodwood Kartways logo Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada kicked off its Eastern Canadian Karting Championship season with all hands on deck recently as National Team members and drivers from the Toronto Racing Association of Karters combined to put 39 on the grid at Goodwood Kartways. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

Goodwood Intrepid ECKC preview

Sixth edition of the championship puts the karting season in full stride

Goodwood Kartways IntrepidHaving recently begun both club and inter-club championship schedules in fine fashion, the race team and special event staff at Goodwood Kartways now has the biggest event of its season on deck: the opening round of the 2015 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, set to go this week.

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May 09

Celebrating its 5th year in Canada, kartSTART Presented By Toyota brings safety through education to more Canadian families

kartSTART Presented by Toyota celebrates 5 years!

kartSTART Presented by Toyota celebrates 5 years kartSTART ( presented by Toyota is a unique family safety education program that is designed to give Canadian youth and their families a true, real-world understanding of the physics behind driving a motorized vehicle – and this year, the program is celebrating its fifth anniversary. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

Goodwood Kartways, winter wrap

“It’s always good to kick off a new programme in Florida”

Goodwood Kartways logo As the final trace of an epic winter fights into April around its home track in Uxbridge, Ontario, the crew from Goodwood Kartways/Intrepid Canada has just wrapped up another successful Florida Winter Tour and is busy preparing for the upcoming Canadian karting season.

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Feb 25

Young star Lazare eager to make championship charge with Kelly Moss

In 2014, Jesse Lazare was the new kid.

Jesse Lazare will drive for the powerful Kelly Moss Motorsports team in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama competition in 2015.

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Feb 12

Kyle Kirkwood is transitioning from karts to cars in F1600 Formula F Championship

Racing at home as he makes the next step in his racing career

Karting standout Kyle Kirkwood has regularly stepped up and performed in some of the world’s most competitive races.  This weekend will be an entirely new challenge as the native Floridian makes his car racing debut at Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR).  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

Record field of female drivers set to shine at Kartdrome O-Plate Race Day

Biggest entry of female drivers for O-Plate Race Day – abienne Lanz and Al Qubaisi sisters targeting podiums

Amna Al Qubaisi during testig at Dubai Kartdrome this weekThe second edition of O-Plate Race Day takes place on Friday at the Dubai Kartdrome, and apart from attracting a record field of drivers for an event of this nature in the region, the day will also witness a record number of female drivers on the various grids. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Carlos and Max lose out at CEPSA karting event (+video)

Last Thursday the CEPSA karting event was held in Madrid.

The event, that has become tradition by now, saw the athletes that are sponsored by the Spanish oil company race against each other. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Curtain rises for 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas

Exciting weekend of racing in Tucson, Arizona for premier winter karting series on the left coast

Challenge of the Americas-2015-logo The eighth season of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas program commenced over the January 9-11 weekend at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

Win-ter Wonderland – Brand new Tony Kart Racer 401 in-store and ready to win in 2015

Tony Kart Unveils Racer 401

Tony Kart Strawberry Racing, the most successful team in British and European Rotax competition, is proud to announce the arrival of Tony Kart’s stunning new challenger for the 2015 season – the Racer 401. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

Max and Victoria hit the track together

Max and Jos are not the only Verstappens with racing in their blood.

Max’ mother Sophie was a formidable kart racer and now his sister Victoria has caught the racing bug. On Sunday, the 15-year-old hit the track with her older brother at the Genk karting circuit in Belgium. For both, it proved to be a fun and useful day out. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

kartSTART presented by Toyota is celebrating its fifth year in 2015

Anniversary with Christmas Special

Christmas Special Voucher SampleTo kick off the holiday season, we have a great Christmas special! Give your children (ages 10 and up) the gift of driving. For a limited time, order Christmas vouchers for a kartSTART day in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

Florida Winter Tour on Chudleigh’s agenda

Canadian Open-Wheel Racer to contest Kart Series

Like many Canadian’s before him, Luke Chudleigh is opting to head south to sunnier climates to keep sharp over the winter, the 19-year-old today confirming he will participate in the first two rounds of the 2015 Florida Winter Tour, one of the premier kart series in North America. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

CG Racing win Kartdrome 24 Hours as Batelco seal title

Batelco win fourth championship with second place in Kartdrome 24 Hours
Batelco celebrate winning the 2014 Endurance Championship driven by Mini after finishing second in the in the Kartdrome 24 HoursThe much anticipated contest for top honours in the final round of the 2014 Endurance Challenge driven by Mini between CG Racing Pro and Batelco lived up to expectations as the two title contenders battled it out for every minute of the Kartdrome 24 Hours, while star driver, double Formula 1 world champion, Fernando Alonso led his outfit to the Best New Team award for their spirit and commitment throughout the race.

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