MADONNA DI CAMPIGLIO, ITALY, JAN 13 â€“ The question of whether Valentino Rossi would ever win another race was definitively put to rest on Friday night. OK, he was driving a go-kart with studded tires and he was racing on a frozen lake. But he beat nearly Formula One World Champion Felipe Massa and his Ferrari Marlboro teammate, former F1 World Champion Fernando Alonso, to end a week when more questions were raised than answered about the 2012 Ducati Marlboro MotoGP effortÂ Â …Â More
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Onboard footage of a practice session at Killarney racetrack in Cape Town, South Africa.Â On new slick tires and a good setup a kart can do 1 minute 11 seconds a lap.
0-100km/h in 3 seconds, Top Speed 260km/h+
Kart: PVP Yamaha TZ 250 5-KE producing about 100 HP.
Driver: Schalk Burger Jnr [Nr. 64]
250 Superkart Race Road America
“Thanks guys,ï»¿ I build the kart my Son drives it and is a multi time Grand Champion in the sport. Kart has a Gas Gas 250cc two stroke putting out approx 65hp and a six speed transmission. It is a handful as you can see but faster on these courses than many of the cars you see racing. Glad you liked it.
After four days of intense training, seminars, on-track sessions and constant evaluations, the winners of the Skip Barber Racing School 15th Annual Karting Scholarship Shootout and the Race Series Champion Shootout have been chosen by the expert panel of judges, after almost three hours of deliberation. Danilo Estrela and Tristan DeGrand were the top winners of the event; each winning a full season in the Skip Barber presents the Mazda Winter or Summer Race Series. (Scroll down for a full table of winners.)
â€œThis is what we live forÂ Â …Â More