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Karting1 Interviews Gordon Finlayson from GFR Engines – A World Leader in Kart Engine Tuning & Development!

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

The achievements of GFR Engines are staggering. Multiple British and European Championship winning engine tuners, GFR have become a major player in the world karting scene as well as becoming an integral partner to kart engine manufacturer TM. Headed by Gordon Finlayson, they continue to produce some of the best engines in the world for the KF classes. […]

Robert Foster-Jones 2009 British Karting Champion

Sunday, October 18th, 2009

Robert Foster-Jones has been declared MSA British Karting Champion after what has to be one of the all time greatest showdowns in the history of British motorsport. The host circuit of Fulbeck seemed a humble venue for the final round for the UK’s premier karting series, but what unfolded on Sunday evening will firmly place […]

Elliot Burton: I’ve Beaten My Demons

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

It’s been a long time coming and finally Elliot Burton has chalked up his first victory in KF1 by winning the fifth round of the MSA British Karting Championships at Nutts Corner . He chats to Karting1  after his victory about what this means to him, how he has beaten his demons and how winning […]

Karting1 Podcast #4 – Pre-Super 1 Talk With Ben Cooper, Richard Bradley, and Will Dendy

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

In this podcast we speak to current British Championship Leader Ben Cooper, championship contender Richard Bradley, and new kid on the block Will Dendy about this weekends Super 1 Round 4 at Whilton Mill.  Cooper explains the secrets to his current superb form, while Bradley explains why he has moved from the Maddox chassis to […]

MSA British Karting Championship Preview 4/5 July Whilton Mill

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Whilton Mill hosts the fourth round of the MSA British Karting Championships, and is renowned as the circuit that tests drivers to their physical limit. The aptly named oblivion is the corner that does the damage, which when taken quickly throws the driver from maximum -3G load on one side and then full +3G in […]

KF1: Jonathan Walker Confirms He’ll Compete At Whilton Super 1

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

A stuck open throttle saw Jonathan Walker bury himself hard into the barriers at the last round of the British Karting Championships at Rowrah. He returned to compete in the Grand Final but there were doubts whether he could make the Whilton Mill round of the championship due to a knee injury and damaged wrist. […]

Ben Cooper Thanks Team For Fantastic Weekend!

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

KF1 Championship leader Ben Cooper had an awesome weekend at Shenington, but had to battle through problems in the heats to earn his victories… The weekend started off a little bit steady as we were at much the same speed as others if not a tenth off, but we were always trying new things with […]

KF1 Drivers Resist Further Changes to Regulations

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Last weekend The KF1 drivers were called into a meeting with MSA Chief Colin Hilton to discuss the current regulations used in the KF1 class and whether they should use the 2009 CIK KF1 regulations. It was decided at the first round that the 2009 KF1 Championship would stick with the 2008 KF1 regulation (albeit […]