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Brothers keep KartSport NZ Schools' titles in the family

Monday, 15 July 2019, 10:44 am | KartSport

Two sets of brothers, Fynn and Clay Osborne from Hamilton, and Sebastian and Marco Manson from Auckland, kept the major titles in the family at this year’s KartSport New Zealand National Schools’ Championships meeting in Wellington on Saturday. ... More >>

Wellington hosts KartSport NZ Schools' Championships

Thursday, 11 July 2019, 4:44 pm | KartSport

For school-age karters from all over the country, KartSport New Zealand’s annual National Schools’ Championships meeting offers the ultimate opportunity to claim bragging rights for themselves and their schools alike. This year the 17th annual ... More >>

Great start for Douglas at big Kart meeting in Italy

Saturday, 15 June 2019, 3:05 pm | KartSport

Fast-rising young Kiwi karter Jacob Douglas has had a great start to his second 2019 FIA Karting Academy Trophy Series round in Italy, setting the second quickest lap time in qualifying early this (Sat) morning (NZ time). His best time – of 1:01.620 ... More >>

KZ2 field boost for ProKart Series' Auckland return

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 4:13 pm | KartSport

With 25 confirmed entries the Aarque Group KZ2 field at the fourth round of this year’s Toyota Racing ProKart Series in conjunction with Speedworks this weekend will be one of the biggest and best to race at the KartSport Auckland club’s Giltrap ... More >>

Kiwi KZ2 kart champ gets chance to shine in Italy

Thursday, 13 June 2019, 10:40 am | KartSport

Recently crowned NZ KZ2 class kart champion Matthew Payne from Auckland gets his chance to shine at the second (and final) round of this year’s FIA Karting European KZ2 Championship at Sarno in Italy this weekend. At the first round of the 2019 European ... More >>

Bugler top scores at Sunbelts kart event

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 10:58 am | KartSport

Daniel Bugler made every post a winning one at this year’s HighRev Central New Zealand Sunbelts Sprint Championships kart race event in Nelson and Blenheim over Queen’s Birthday, leading home all nine heat races to take the Open class title ... More >>

Lap Records Tumble at WPKA Championships Kart Meeting

Wednesday, 5 June 2019, 9:20 am | KartSport

Lap records tumbled in the Senior Grand Prix race at the Wellington Provincial Karting Association (WPKA) Goldstar Series’ annual Championships meeting in Palmerston North on Sunday. Top local driver Jacob Cranston (Open) and Ryan Wood from Wellington ... More >>

Bray back on top but battle royal behind at ProKart round

Wednesday, 22 May 2019, 9:16 am | KartSport

Auckland-based international Daniel Bray claimed his second Aarque Group KZ2 class win of the 2019 season at an all-action third round of this year’s Toyota Racing ProKart Series in conjunction with Speedworks at Te Puke in the Bay of Plenty on ... More >>

Top Junior Trio Seal Goldstar Kart Series

Sunday, 12 May 2019, 4:01 pm | KartSport

Top Junior Trio Seal Goldstar Kart Series/GP Doubles at Final Round Top New Zealand Junior karters Louis Sharp, Isaak Fletcher and William Exton sealed rare class/GP doubles at the final round of the 2018/19 Manawatu & TRC Toyota WPKA Goldstar ... More >>

Rob Wakelin appointed General Manager of KartSport NZ

Monday, 6 May 2019, 9:30 am | KartSport

KartSport New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of Rob Wakelin as General Manager. More >>

Goldstar Excitement Heads to Wellington

Friday, 3 May 2019, 12:34 pm | KartSport

After lap records tumbled at the second round of the 2018/19 Manawatu & TRC Toyota WPKA Goldstar KartSport Series in Hawke’s Bay in March the smart money is on a similar thing happening at the third round in Wellington this weekend, More >>

Kiwi Karters under the Spotlight in Queensland This Weekend

Thursday, 2 May 2019, 11:23 am | KartSport

One of the largest groups of New Zealand karters ever to cross the Tasman for a single meeting will join their Australian counterparts racing under lights for the first time at the third round of this year’s Sparco Rotax Pro Tour at Ipswich in ... More >>

Kiwi karters in Germany for first major Euro Champs

Tuesday, 30 April 2019, 5:42 pm | KartSport

Four Kiwi karters led by recently crowned NZ KZ2 class champion Matthew Payne are in Germany this week, preparing for the opening round of the 2019 FIA Karting European Championship – KZ2, and FIA Karting Academy Trophy series. Payne, his long-time ... More >>

Supercars star joins karters heading to Hamilton

Tuesday, 16 April 2019, 10:31 am | KartSport

Karters from all over New Zealand - plus special guest driver Scott McLaughlin who is flying in from Australia - are making their way to Hamilton this week for KartSport New Zealand’s Porter Group-backed 2019 National Sprint Championship titles meeting ... More >>

Newcastle the latest destination for Kiwi karters

Friday, 29 March 2019, 9:42 am | KartSport

Newcastle, and the Mt Sugarloaf kart track due west of the riverside city two hours drive north of Sydney, is the destination this weekend for the four young Kiwi karters contesting this year’s S P Tools Australian Kart Championship presented by Castrol ... More >>

Clay Osborne is top Kiwi karter in Sydney

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 3:13 pm | KartSport

Hamilton karter Clay Osborne was the top-finishing Kiwi at the second round of this year’s Sparco (Australian) Rotax Pro Tour series in Sydney on Sunday, working his way forward from 8th to 2nd in an all-action Junior Max class Final. Having finished ... More >>

Vintage karters head to Christchurch for big demo event

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 3:15 pm | KartSport

Vintage Kart enthusiasts from all over New Zealand will be in Christchurch this weekend, celebrating the early days of the sport in this country at one of the biggest demonstration events so far held here. With 145 karts entered across 7 different ... More >>

Lap Records tumble at latest Goldstar series round

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 3:11 pm | KartSport

The lap records tumbled at the latest round of the 2018/19 Manawatu & TRC Toyota WPKA Goldstar KartSport Series in Hawke’s Bay at the weekend with top local driver Zach Zaloum leading the way. Zaloum, the reigning 125cc Rotax Max Heavy class NZ ... More >>

Bumper entry as Goldstar kart series roars back to life

Thursday, 28 February 2019, 3:07 pm | KartSport

A 100+ entry bodes well for the 2018/19 Manawatu & TRC Toyota WPKA Goldstar KartSport Series as it roars back to life in Hawke’s Bay this weekend after a cracking start in Taranaki late last year. In a strong sign that the annual lower North Island series ... More >>

Hall tops the winners' list at ProKart series opener

Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 10:52 am | KartSport

Defending Aarque Group KZ4 class title holder Regan Hall topped the winner’s list at the opening round of this year’s Toyota Racing Pro Kart Series in conjunction with Speedworks at Palmerston North over the weekend, earning six wins from six starts. ... More >>

 

 

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