MAXSpeed Group Announces Special Pricing for Rotax 125 MAX evo Engine Upgrade Kits for Existing Rotax Engine Owners

939b14b8-d348-4005-ae3c-7457aaf48b15In an effort to make the transition to the new Rotax 125 MAX evo engine platform as smooth, panic free and as easy as possible, MAXSpeed Group, with help from BRP-Rotax, will offer upgrade kits at extremely discounted prices. The upgrade kits will be available for a limited time directly from MAXSpeed Group. With parts expected to be available beginning in January 2015, upgrade kit orders will be accepted through the end of April 2015. The upgrade kit ordering procedure will be provided once parts are in stock and available.

The following upgrades will be available to existing Rotax engine owners (one per US engine serial number):

$176.67 – Micro MAX, consists of VHSB34 XS carburetor, exhaust socket and ring, and perforated tube;

$169.46 – Mini MAX, consists of VHSB34 XS carburetor, exhaust socket and ring;

$387.82 – Junior MAX, consists of VHSB34 XS carburetor, ignition upgrade kit 1 & 2, Junior MAX E-box;

$470.19 – Senior/Masters MAX, consists of VHSB34 XS carburetor, ignition upgrade kit 1 & 2, MAX E-box, E-Power valve;

$473.62 – DD2/DD2 Masters, consists of VHSB34 XS carburetor, ignition upgrade kit 1 & 2, MAX E-box, E-Power valve.

Prices do not include shipping or sales tax. Please remember that these will not be allowed for competition use in either the 2015 Florida Winter Tour or Rotax Challenge of the Americas.


Four championship-winning drivers to earn tickets to compete at 16th annual ‘Olympics of Karting’

challenge2015logoCCORANGE, CA (December 4, 2014) – The 2015 Rotax Challenge of the Americas is set to begin its eighth season in just over a month. Over 150 racers are scheduled to open up the year at the Musselman Honda Circuit in Tucson, Arizona on January 9-11, beginning the three weekend journey toward the Challenge titles. Four of the seven champions from the 2015 season are guaranteed a spot at the ‘Olympics of Karting’ – the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. Continue reading

12-Month Warranty Campaign

Screen Shot 2014-09-02 at 1.56.34 PMMAXSpeed Group, the United States distributor for Rotax MAX, Mojo and XPS products would like to announce a 12-month Warranty Campaign in conjunction with BRP-Powertrain effective from September 1, 2014 until the end of the calendar year.
All Rotax MAX Engines (DD2, Senior, Junior, Mini and Micro) sold between the dates of September 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014 will automatically receive 12 months worth of warranty, rather than the normal six-month time frame. Offering an extended warranty such as this boasts BRP-Powertrain’s commitment and efforts in providing the best and most reliable engine package in the karting market.

All engines sold by MAXSpeed Group to their service centers and dealer network will be registered for this program utilizing the engine serial number. No registration by purchaser or end user will need to be completed.

The 12-Month Warranty Campaign is valid on new engines only.

For more information on this program, please contact your authorized Rotax MAX Service Center, Dealer or the MAXSpeed Group.


challenge2015logoCCSame three fantastic facilities in three month span set for winter international Rotax championship

ORANGE, CA (August 8, 2014) – The Rotax Challenge of the Americas is proud to announce the schedule for the 2015 program this winter. Each year, the premier winter karting series on the left coast has grown in numbers and seen an increase in the competition level, while still providing the friendly atmosphere that makes each weekend at the Challenge feel like a true vacation. The three weekend, three month journey begins January 2015 in the outskirts of the Arizona desert, and ends in March in northern California’s wine country. Seven talented and skillful drivers will add their names to the growing champions list of the Challenge, with four earning a ticket to take part in the annual Rotax Grand Finals in 2015. Continue reading