Almost 100 entered already and 2 weeks to go, round 1 is going to be a big one! Leave your thoughts in the comments below, we love to hear from you. Waiting list: No Volunteer opportunities: Yes - Many postions are needed when running a race meeting. Its a great way to get into karting as a young beginner, great value for the adult motorsports lover who wants a weekend away racing, and great competition for the next junior pro that will go on to bigger motorsport. Both meetings will be one day events on the Sunday with the tracks open all day Saturday for practice. Post navigation Cooper Johnstone Racing is a family wanna be motor sport team based in Melbourne.
Held at the iconic Melbourne based track which boasts views of the city skyline and a track that continues to host the most talented drivers from across the country. It really helped as I did a 34:70 and eventually ending the day with a fastest lap of a 34:60! The Geelong Kart Club in 2007 and 2008 had also hosted the Formula 100 National Championships. Venue: Clubrooms Time: 7:30 pm There will be an opportunity to bring up other items on the night when we get to the General Business section of the meeting, but if you know of something please let us know in advance. Jaxson, a Year 9 student at North Geelong Secondary College, often reaches speeds of up to 120 kmh during racing. Metro Series Oakleigh and Geelong have teamed up to run a two round Metro Series next year.
Swap out axles, sprockets, carburetors, rims, hubs, torsion bars and many more. Geelong is almost home to the Nationals in Victoria. Nonetheless the Geelong Kart Club never failed to put on a great show and most of the young motorsport identities in Australia today such as Jamie Whincup and Mark Winterbottom were perenial visitors to our circuit. We take bookings for work break ups, social days, bucks nights and birthday parties. It was a fabulous spectacul to see the screaming Formula A , Intercontinental A and gearbox class karts lapping around our track. As well as racing at weekends, they are kept busy testing and maintaining his go kart. It has a weather free track, available on 7 days a week.
Good effort put in by everyone representing the team and Ultimate Kart Engines all weekend! These events were very difficult to run for the club with many regulations having to be adhered to. Michael, 10, is the Geelong Go-kart Club cadet champion, a class for young racers aged 7-11. Hear your tyres squeal as they slide and deform, trying to grip the track. Jaxson and his family have travelled all over Victoria to race. Posted in There is a working bee this Saturday November 17 2018 from 9 am — 12 pm. You must have a race license and club membership to use our facility.
James Head and Barry Golightly performed well all weekend to take home 1st and 3rd positions respectively in Tag Restricted Medium. In Tag Restricted Light, Chris Nutbean and Dave Menzel also showed good pace, running first and second all weekend until an incident in the pre-final. As part of putting in the new grid we will also be moving the start line around to where the finish line is, we will need the help of an electrician to move the start lights and also a line marker to paint the new grid. This is the smart way to save time and get jobs done around the house. Details of our club days will be out in a few weeks along with some dates for the return of night practice sessions. At the 1992 event the stars included Adam Clarke, N.
Practice day two here at the Sparco Rotax Pro Tour. We gained the area now occupied and the Geelong club combined with the Victorian Road Race club to build the first 750 metre sprint and 1km road race circuit on the Fast Coast of Australia. Tag Light: 1st - Anthony Mrhar Tag Heavy: 1st - Danny Richert Glenn Croxford qualified on pole but was unable to start the final. Experience the most advanced vehicle physics ever produced for a racing game with KartKraft. It takes 3 minutes and 97. For catering purposes, please let us know by text or email if you will be attending.
The 14-year-old previously raced dirt carts and followed his cousin into track racing. Practice from 8-10:30am Sign in 9-10am Briefing at 10:30am And racing from 11am. Whatever the future holds, one thing is for sure, the club has many more improvements listed for completion in the next couple of years. Perhaps you're looking for an early romantic Valentines Day escape with a difference! There two meetings remain amongst the premier events on the Australian Karting calendar each year with the best drivers from around Australia competing for victory. After a session or two of having a large amount of understeer, an overall unsettled kart and a second off the pace we decided to change tyres to newer ones. Some tracks implemented these starting grids in 2018 so you might be familiar with them but if not please make sure you read the rulebook to understand how they work.
Scanned with the same technology used in laser guided missile systems, every surface is accurate to the millimeter. This will also be a great opportunity for our Newest members to come out and meet with other club members who are always happy to help out newcomers. Get three qualification-checked home services or renovation providers to compete to do your job. We were really happy with that time and feeling confident for the upcoming race. In Tag Heavy, Glenn Croxford fought his way back on to the podium after struggles early in the weekend, ending up 3rd. Please come along and assist your club. All money from these memberships will be going to relay for life!! I wonder if they take karts in overhead luggage? It is the only fully licenced GoKarting stadium in Melbourne and supplies 40 European sprint go karts, which are fast, lightweight and safe.
Come and get involved now! Our roots are based in a history of modifying daily drive street cars. All drivers will be wanting to showcase their talents and earn a spot in Team Australia to represent their country at the 2019 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals in Sarno, Italy. We now look forward to first round of the Victorian Kart Championship at Geelong on 6-8 April, as well as the second round of the Victorian Country Series at Ballarat on 21-22 April. We take bookings for work break ups, social days, bucks nights and birthday parties. The Gippsland Go Kart Club is located in Morwell, Victoria.
Our enthusiasm for cars and racing rubbed off on our son Cooper who has now been into cars and racing since he was very small. In 1988 Geelong hosted the 1988 Bicentennial Kart Prix with current McLaren Mercedes Formula I driver David Coulthard competing in the Junior International class. In the early Seventies the club almost folded with a lack of senior members during which time the club had almost become a Mini Bike club. Posted in The next Oakleigh Go Kart Racing Club General Meeting will be on Tuesday November 13 2018. A massive 464 entries were recieved for the 2008 event making it the biggest karting event in Australia last year. Last year a couple of our regular competitors won prizes and achieved a high national ranking.