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Circuit Guide: Capital Karts

  This circuit is the longest indoor track in the uk measuring 1050m, it has 23 challenging corners and a huge 80m straight professionally designed for the ultimate karting experience. Turns 1 to 5 If you get it right turn 1 is a flat out left but you must turn in early, after passing the apex lift slightly and quickly ... Read More »

Girl Racer: Molly Hart

Karting Girls: celebrating the girls who are taking it to the boys Age: 17 From: Aldenham, Hertfordshire Started Karting: Age 14, 2011 When was your first race: My first race was during the winter championship in 2011. What series do you currently race in: Senior Rotax Have you won any races: Won many in corporate but none yet in Rotax. ... Read More »

24hr Fitness: Assessment & Stretching

We’ve enlisted the help of top Personal Trainer, Paul Suggitt to help us better prepare for a race. Paul is qualified thorough the worldwide recognised training provider Premier International.  Premier international is renowned as one of top personal training qualification out there and Paul has been teaching since Jan 2006. Paul runs his own personal training business called PSPT situated in ... Read More »

BACK TO THE ‘90s

British Touring Car fans believe the best era of the sport was the Super Touring phase of the 1990s. Similarly, there is a group of kart racers and enthusiasts who believe the 1990s was the best era for karting, thanks to the F100 discipline that produced incredible racers such as Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Paul di Resta and many of ... Read More »

From karting to F1

Every driver on the F1 grid has one thing in common: they all came from karting. Here we feature the drivers from Marussia, McLaren, Mercedes and Red Bull. Get well soon, Jules. MARUSSIA MAX CHILTON Max got the taste for motorsport after watching his elder brother Tom racing in national karting and decided he was next. So in 2001, ten-year-old ... Read More »

IAME factory visit

Since Karting magazine’s last visit in 2006 to the IAME factory in Zingonia, near Milan’s Bergamo airport, there have been several improvements worth a mention and of course new engines to see.  With its 55 employees the factory can turn out up to 7,000 engines per annum including the new KZ 125cc gearbox engine, and a new line of watercooled ... Read More »