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Track Test: 1978 Kestrel v 2005 Tonykart

With the sport of karting celebrating its 50th birthday in 2006, it seemed an interesting exercise to pit a kart from the earlier days of the sport against its contemporary counterpart to see what progress has been made in kart development in recent decades. Using the driving services of Buckmore Park Kart Shop co-owner David Catt, a fully restored Sisley ... Read More »

Track Testing: Tony ROK

Why a Tony ROK After months of organization and setting up of the new “Track Testing” column, me and my photographer managed to visit the great Tony Kart Company and collect our Tony EVR ROK  engine kart. We have chosen this solution as it seems one of the easiest ways to start karting with a very performing chassis (Tony Racer ... Read More »

Tony Kart factory: a look inside

The Company The company of Prevalle (Brescia), in the centre North of Italy, has been in the last years leader in the karting World, and has strongly contributed to making the history of karting in Italy, in Europe and in the World. Chassis with Tony, Kosmik and FA – Fernando Alonso – (the two latter born respectively in 2003 and ... Read More »

From Tech Talk to Track Testing

After many issues with all there was to say about theory and practical tips on kart chassis and engines, we are now starting a new Era with practical track testing on the grid from next month. The new column, “Track Testing”, will put together brief descriptions of how to work on set up and maintenance of chassis and engine, and ... Read More »

Track Testing

When carburation is out Recently we did a good days testing with our new Super Rok Tony EVRR chassis on a very hot day at the Pista dOro in Rome. This is a medium-slow track with lots of curves and was ideal for comparing our Super Roks performance against that of the Rok outfit we used last year. Session 1 We ... Read More »

2011 karts

Maranello RS9 The major additions to the Maranello this year is the variable wheelbase system which is available on all karts, and the RS9-S which is an evolutionary design to take advantage of harder tyres and colder conditions in the UK. Main Features Contact Details Intrepid Cruiser V 010 World Championship winning Cruiser V has had only very minor changes ... Read More »

Track Testing: Rok long test final results

We have been testing and testing with our Rok engine, mounted on a Tony chassis, and after months of testing we can recap this long period. Start and mode of testing We started at the beginning of the year with our Tony Rok that had raced twice and was in good conditions, maybe with about 2 hours of running already. ... Read More »