It’s a big weekend of Karting this weekend with May Club Day racing at your local kart club around the state, along with Round 3 of the Australian Kart Championship at Monarto, South Australia. Pre entries for Club Day racing close today for many clubs so get your entry in to help out and support your local club. Some clubs are running a combined Club Day while others are also running the “BRING A MATE” programme so it’s best to check with your local club for their May Club Day status at the following kart clubs Albury Wodonga Kart Club Bairnsdale Kart Club Ballarat Kart Club Bendigo Kart Club Eastern Lions Kart Club Geelong Karting Club Gippsland Go Kart Club Go Kart Club of Victoria Goulburn Valley Kart Club Hamilton Kart Track Mildura Kart Club Oakleigh Go Kart Racing Club Portland District Karting Club Rochester Kart Club South West Kart Club Swan Hill Kart Club Warrnambool Kart Club Wimmera Kart Racing Club Inc
For the new drivers racing this weekend at Club Day welcome to the sport of karting your local club personnel and fellow members will be able to help with any questions you have and we hope you have a great days racing, also good luck to all the drivers that are competing in South Australia at the Australian Kart Championship!
Austrans Country Series Round 3 at Portland Kart Club results, photos and podium photos have been added to the news section.
2017 State Regulations (regulations for racing meetings in Victoria) button has been added to the websites sidebar (some users may have to clear their browsers cache to see this button immediately), link has also been added to the top of the Supp Regs section and also underneath series Supp Regs links.
A graphic has also been posted showing the current red plate holders after the 2017 Australasian Kart Titles meeting held at the Goulburn Valley Kart Club.
Karting Australia Alcohol Policy has been added to the news section.
Race report, Win TV News video and photos have been added to the news section for the 2017 Australasian Kart Titles.
Race report from the Gippsland Kart Club, results and photos have been posted to the news section for Round 3 of the 2017 Golden Power Series.
News section has been updated with an article on the Swan Hill Kart Club winning the Origin Energy LPG sports grant competition.
This weekends racing is a big one with the 2017 Australasian Kart Titles being held at the Goulburn Valley Kart Club (Numurkah) on the 13th and 14th of May presented by Adornato Sand & Gravel Supplies. Winners for each class of this meeting are awarded with the distinctive red number plate which they can use on their kart in that class for the next 12 months.
All pre entries get 1 ticket per licence number into a random draw for an engine to be drawn at drivers briefing! Entries close Wednesday 10th of May at 9pm with late entries closing race day Saturday morning the 13th of May at 8:45am.
Format of racing is 1 practice session of 4 mins, 1 standalone qualifying session of 6 minutes (top 5 shoot out), Heat 1 12 laps, Heat 2 12 laps, Heat 3 15 laps and Final 20 laps.
Classes competing include Cadet 9, Cadet 12, KA4 Junior Light, KA4 Junior Heavy, KA3 Junior, KA3 Senior Light, KA3 Senior Medium, TaG 125 Light, TaG 125 Heavy, Tag Restricted Light, Tag Restricted Medium, Tag Restricted Heavy, Junior Performance, TaG Masters and Tag Restricted Masters but check the Supp Regs for all the details.
With the weather starting to cool off down south in May why not head north to the warmth of Numurkah for an awesome weekend of kart racing action and give yourself the chance to win an engine and the distinctive red plate!
Race Report from Round 1 of the Victorian Kart Championship at Eastern Lions Kart Club has been posted to the news section which includes final video highlights, presentation videos, photos and results from the meeting.
The points table after Round 1 of this years 2017 Victorian Kart Championship for all classes is now available from the link below.
2017 Victorian Kart Championship Points Tally after Round 1 (PDF)
Supp Regs are now available from the Supp Regs section for Round 2 of the 2017 Victorian Kart Championship being held at the Oakleigh Go Kart Racing Club from the 6th to the 9th of July.
After a great weekends racing at Eastern Lions for Round 1 with close to 200 entries and some huge fields the 2nd part of this years championship at Oakleigh is one not to be missed!
With the state title on the line there is sure to be plenty of exciting racing action with state champions being crowned and the championship trophy presentations at the conclusion of racing on Sunday.
With 10 classes competing including:
Cadet 9, Cadet 12, KA4 Junior Light,KA4 Junior Heavy, KA3 Junior, KA3 Senior Light, KA3, Senior Medium, TaG 125 Light, TaG 125 Heavy, TaG 125 Masters Senior.
Entries close midnight 30/6/2017.
Format of racing:
Senior and Junior Classes only
Heat 1 12 laps
Heat 2 12 laps
Heat 3 12 laps
Heat 4 12 laps
Final 20 laps
Cadet 9 and 12 Classes only
Heat 1 10 laps
Heat 2 10 laps
Heat 3 10 laps
Heat 4 10 laps
Final 16 laps
Even if you didn’t compete at Round 1 get your entry in for Round 2 at Oakleigh to be apart of one of the biggest race meetings in Victoria this year!
This weekends racing is Round 3 of the Golden Power Series being held at the Gippsland Go Kart Club, Tramway Park, Tramway Rd, Morwell on Saturday the 6th and Sunday the 7th of May.
Entries close Thursday 4th of May at 12pm with late entries closing race day Saturday the 6th of May at 8:30am
The Golden Power Series has produced some close and exciting racing with great fields over the first 2 rounds so get your entry in to be apart of the action this weekend for Round 3 of the series!
Format of racing
1 practice session of 8 laps
1 standalone qualifying session of 6 minutes
Heat 1 10 laps
Heat 2 10 laps
Heat 3 10 laps
Heat 4 10 laps
Final 15 laps
We hope to see everyone at Gippsland this weekend!
Supp Regs are now available for Round 4 of the Golden Power Series being held at the newly extended Albury-Wodonga Kart Club circuit on the 1st and 2nd of July. Entries close midnight 28/6/17 with late entries closing race day 8:30am 1st of July.
Be there for Round 3 of the Golden Power Series this weekend at the Gippsland Kart Club!
News section has been updated with an article for the Victorian State Regulations document that has been released with a download link to the full regulations.
Supp Regs are now available for the traditional 2017 Victorian North West Titles being held at the Mildura Kart Club on the 10th and 11th of June.
Format of racing 2 practice sessions of 5 minutes 1 standalone qualifying session of 6 minutes Heat 1 10 laps, Heat 2 10 laps, Heat 3 14 laps, Pre-Final 14 laps, Final 16 laps Head up to sunny and warm Mildura in June for a great weekend away of racing! Entires close midnight 2nd of June 2017 with late entries closing race day Saturday 10th of June at 10am. Get your entry in to be apart of the action at Mildura!
Bairnsdale Kart Club have cancelled their open meeting that was scheduled for the 4th of June.