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Formula TKM: October, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth Wow what a Festival! Breathtakingly close racing, stunning overtaking, club drivers taking on the national champs, a massively spectacular crash and lots of smiling faces all round. An event to remember. Despite the loss of the 4-stroke Senior class this year there were actually more entries than last underlining the continued growth of the TKM 2-stroke ... Read More »

Formula TKM: September, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth Phew what a scorcher – just about the only way to sum up the British summer as I sit here in my Sprocket shorts tapping on the keys and putting all of this sunshine at risk by daring to suggest it might actually be here for more than a day or two. [Drop cap] So damn ... Read More »

Formula TKM: September, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth Phew what a scorcher…just about the only way to sum up the British summer as I sit here in my Sprocket shorts tapping on the keys and putting all of this sunshine at risk by daring to suggest it might actually be here for more than a day or two. So damn it let’s carry on ... Read More »

Formula TKM: August, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth So at Croft in the BTCC, former Irish TKM driver Colin Turkington won two races in masterly style with Tom Onslow Cole on the podium in a third and Phil Smith in there battling too. Both Tom and Phil front-runners at the TKM Festival just a few years back.   In support races Nathan Freke has ... Read More »

Formula TKM: August, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth The great thing about a closely controlled single engine kart formula like TKM is that it really helps drivers refine their skills to find the last fraction of performance. And that brings the very best to the top as the weekend’s TV proved. Ok I was a couch potato and over the last weekend there were ... Read More »

Formula TKM: July, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth Suddenly there is so much going on in TKM with two championships just bursting into life, a special test day at Whilton Mill, and the Festival at Kimbolton just around the corner. Let’s start with the S1 champs which started unusually late this year with the first round at Rowrah and inevitably in this country, in ... Read More »

Formula TKM: July, 2013 Formula TKM News

Written By: Grahame Butterworth In the club champs more than 50 turned up to Kimbolton for the first round meaning double grids for both Junior and Senior TKM classes. Again some excellent racing in tricky conditions underlines the fact that this is going to be another very closely contested series. By the time you read this they should all be ... Read More »