March 2, 2014 – Looking forward on the Rotax karting calendar, Miller Motorsports Park and MAXSPeed Group have begun to finalize plans for the 2014 Rotax Summer Shootout. Dubbed as the final unofficial test before the annual Rotax MAX Challenge United States Grand Nationals, the Shootout will take place three weeks prior to the annual Grand National event over the June 27-29 weekend.
“We are really excited for the Rotax Summer Shootout this year,” explained MAXSpeed’s Group Josh Smith. “Thanks to Miller Motorsports Park and Justin Bloxham, the event has come together without a hitch and the prize package continues to grow.” Continue reading
Eight round US Rotax Max Challenge program readies for March 9 opener
A new era will begin in the Southern California region as the new So-Cal Rotax Challenge program gets underway on March 9. The CalSpeedKartingCenter is the site of this new United States Rotax Max Challenge program, located just outside the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. Registration has opened for the first round online at the RotaxChallenge.com website. Continue reading
Arscott and Craig split wins in Sr. Max as Cook earns first DD2 victory and Brooks bags last lap Junior Max triumph
The Rotax Challenge of the Americas program put the first half of the championship chase into the books with the third and fourth round scompleted at the Phoenix Kart Racing Association (PKRA) facility in Glendale, Arizona. Picture perfect weather provided the right setting for the seven international Rotax Max Challenge categories as four drivers, bidding for the four Rotax Grand Finals tickets up for grabs to the class champions, drove to perfect scores on the day to put themselves at the top of the order.
AVOID CONFUSION – KEEP CALM AND RACE BOTH SERIES
Online registration closes Wednesday March 5th for the upcoming round 1 of the So-Cal Rotax Challenge series debut. Online and PDF download are available on the So-Cal registration page here. Please select So-Cal Rotax Challenge on the registration home page for all the pricing and options.
Registration for the final round of the Rotax Challenge of the Americas April 4-6, 2014 – Simraceway Performance Driving Center event opens on Wednesday March 5th. Please select Challenge of the Americas on the registration home page for all the pricing and options.
ROTAX SUMMER SHOOTOUT SET FOR JUNE 27-29
AT MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK
“Event set for one month before United States Grand Nationals”
February 9, 2014 – Keeping with the annual tradition, Miller Motorsports Park will host the 2014 Rotax Summer Shootout one month before the traditional United States Rotax Max Challenge Grand Nationals. Dubbed the ‘Unofficial Tune-up’ for the Grand Nationals, teams and drivers will have the opportunity to test on the same track layout that they will run four short weeks later in real race conditions over the June 27-29 weekend.