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Wet on Slicks crash course – 7 point checklist

As author of the A&D article here at Karting magazine it struck me that in these green and pleasant lands we get our fair share of circuit moisture. Few to no championships provide wet tyres so I thought I would share some of the wet wisdom I have acquired over the years from racing in A&D to help you guys to ... Read More »

Olli Caldwell: My 5 best karting memories

Olli Caldwell recently announced he will be moving to the British F4 Championship this year and to mark the occasion we spoke to Olli to look back at his successful Karting career. Olli ended Karting on a real high with fantastic results in the Rotax Max Euro Challenge which led him to the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. But now ... Read More »

RHPK Winter Cup 2017: Team Karting magazine diary

The Rye House Pro-Kart (RHPK) Winter Cup took place and present for the first time at the event were Team Karting magazine with a brand new driver line-up in Matt England, Jack Ransom and Leigh Babbage. Partnered with BIZ Karts for another season the Winter Cup would be a chance for us to  fix any teething problems and get to ... Read More »

X30 Winter Cup 2017 Preview

The first ever X30 Winter Cup takes place this weekend in Valencia and the event looks set to be a big one with a number of the World’s best in the X30 classes making their way to Spain to compete. In this preview, we look at the potential, ones to watch and some new faces to the circuit X30 Junior ... Read More »

Tech Tuesday: Engine cleaning

This week we’re going through the process of cleaning and checking your X30 engine after a race meeting. Remove the chain guard, the earth cable and the carb and plug up the holes so degreaser doesn’t get inside the engine. Remove the clutch, using a tool to hold the ring gear so you can undo the nut that holds the ... Read More »

Arrive and Drive column – January

2017 is well and truly underway, and what a year of A&D karting we have ahead of us. With new tracks for DMAX, new formats in Club100, new prices, and much more of the same awesome karting we keep coming back for. DMAX DMAX have recorded record entries for their first round at Milton Keynes on the 19th February with ... Read More »

Tech Tuesday: 5 Toolbox Tools

So you’re running your own kart? You’ve got your own tools. Your mechanical knowledge sits between ham-fisted chimpanzee and F1 mechanic and you’re ready go to. Stop. consider these tools that, while not essential, will make your life so much easier. Circlip removers Circlip removers are really useful tools, especially if you plan on performing a brake master cylinder rebuild ... Read More »