KA4 Junior Heavy Class – 2016 Victorian Kart Championship Round 4 at ELKC




Update: The KA4 Junior Heavy overall series Victorian Kart Championship trophies will be re-presented at the Junior Sprint Classic

KA4 Junior Heavy 

Entering the final round Benjamin D’Alia held a 15 point lead over Jack Martin, with Jackson Rice, Lukas Janev and Naomi Brady fighting for 3rd position.

 

Qualifying

1

18

Jack MARTIN

B

9

7:34.900

 

00:47.457

5

OAK

Ormiston Martin

VIC

2

66

Benjamin D’ALIA

B

11

8:01.747

0.167

00:47.624

5

OAK

D’Alia’s Bakery Cafe

VIC

3

37

Jackson RICE

B

11

8:01.717

0.193

00:47.650

7

ALB

Rice Graphic Images

VIC

4

31

Lukas JANEV

B

10

7:19.268

0.445

00:47.902

5

E/LIONS

Janev Building

VIC

DNS

53

Riley MEENS

C

0

       

OAK

 

VIC

 

 

Heat 1
In heat 1 D’Alia went on to take victory over Martin by 2.2 sconds, Janev in third and Jackson Rice suffering a DNF.

Heat 2
Jack martin would prove too fast in heat 2 winning by 3.3 seconds who had a close battle with Lukas Janev.

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The KA4 Junior class head into turn 1 for the first time in heat 2

 

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#18 Jack Martin leads #37 Jackson Rice and #31 Lukas Janev in heat 2 of KA4 Junior Heavy

 

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#31 Lukas Janev on his way to third spot in heat 2 of KA4 Junior Heavy

 

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#18 Jack Martin takes out victory in heat 2 of the KA4 Junior Heavy class

 

Pre Final
Jack Martin was able to get clear in the pre final taking the win by 2.3 seconds from D’Alia and Jackson Rice’s engine cut out 2 laps from the end forcing a DNF.

 

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#66 Benjamin D’Alia and #37 Jackson Rice race hard in the pre final of KA4 Junior Heavy

 

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#66 Benjamin D’Alia on his way to 2nd spot in the KA4 Junior Heavy class

 

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#53 Riley Meens in action during the pre final of KA4 Junior Heavy

 

Final

In the final Jack Martin got out to an early lead only to have D’Alia work his way to Martins bumper by lap 8, on lap 12 D’Alia tried going around the outside of Martin going into turn 1 only to have Martin take the lead straight back at turn 2. D’Alia tried multiple times drafting Martin down the main straight but Martin held his cool and went on to claim victory by a narrow margin of .05 of a second from D’Alia with Jackson Rice in 3rd.

 

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#37 Jackson Rice took third place from #31 Lukas Janev by 4 hundreths of a second at Round 4 of the Victorian Kart Championship which secured Rice 3rd place overall in the championship from Janev by 1 single point

 

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#37 Jackson Rice 3rd place overall in the 2016 Victorian Kart Championship in the KA4 Junior Heavy class

 

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#18 Jack Martin and #66 Benjamin D’Alia race close in the final of the KA4 Junior Heavy

 

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The top 3 placegetters in KA4 Junior Heavy class at Round 4 of the Victorian Kart Championship at the Eastern Lions Kart Club, from left 2nd place Benjamin D’Alia, 1st place Jack Martin, 3rd place Jackson Rice.

 

KA4 Junior Heavy Final

1

18

Jack MARTIN

18

13:27.988

 

00:47.247

16

OAK

Ormiston Martin

VIC

2

66

Benjamin D’ALIA

18

13:28.044

0.056

00:47.059

7

OAK

D’Alia’s Bakery Cafe

VIC

3

37

Jackson RICE

18

13:35.367

7.379

00:47.253

12

ALB

Rice Graphic Images

VIC

4

31

Lukas JANEV

18

13:35.400

6.237

00:47.254

12

E/LIONS

Janev Building

VIC

5

53

Riley MEENS

18

13:36.209

8.221

00:47.709

12

OAK

 

VIC

 

 

 

 

 

KA4 Junior Heavy Final Championship Standings

1 Benjamin D’ALIA 269
2 Jack MARTIN 262
3 Jackson RICE 188
4 Lukas JANEV 187
5 Riley MEENS 133
6 Naomi BRADY 120
7 Alexander GRUTTERIA 94
8 Jaylyn ROBOTHAM 86
9 Coady GORRINGE 47
10 Antonio CAFISO 41
11 Liam HALL 40
12 Jasmine CAMPBELL 9

 

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