Wednesday, 11 April 2012 12:29

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UPDATED 14/4/12

LEOPARD COMPETITORS COME MIX IT WITH THE BEST AT NEWCASTLE
Australian Leopard Challenge - Join in the atmosphere with Australia's elite!
Come race with the best and rub shoulders with some of Australia's elite drivers as they battle it out at NEWCASTLE on April 21st and 22nd
 

ENTRIES OPEN TILL 18TH APRIL click here to view the progressive entry list

Australia’s elite kart racers will be heading to the Hunter Valley region next weekend (April 21/22) to compete in round two of the 2012 CIK Stars of Karting Series presented by Castrol EDGE hosted by the Newcastle Kart Racing Club. 

There will also be a prize awarded at each round to the first local home (this round if you are from the state of NSW) in both the Light 160kg and Heavy 180kg categories so ENTER NOW for Newcastle.
There has been a significant amount of interest in the Australian Leopard Challenge with both the Leopard Light and Heavy categories running together on the track at the same time.

MORE PRIZES: The Leopard Light winner of the five-round series will secure a new KF engine for use in the Pro Light (KF1) category in the 2013 CIK Stars of Karting Series while the Heavy Champion will secure a new X30 engine or the equivalent value towards an engine to be used the Pro categories for 2013.

Here is some action from the first round at Bolivar SA click here to view on YouTube
Round 1 wrap click here to view on YouTube

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EVENT DETAILS
WHO: The top young karting drivers from across the country
WHAT: Round Two of the 2012 CIK Stars of Karting Series

WHEN AND WHERE:
Practice: Friday 20 April, 9:30am-4:00pm.
Qualifying and Heat races: Saturday 21 April, 9:00am – 4:00pm
Finals: Sunday 22 April, 9:00am – 3:30pm

Newcastle Kart Racing Club
Cnr George Booth Drive and Cameron Park Drive
CAMERON PARK, NSW

ABOUT THE CIK STARS OF KARTING SERIES
The CIK Stars of Karting Series is the elite level of karting competition in Australia with competitors in the series using identical equipment to that used in the European and World Championships.

The CIK (Commission Internationale de Karting) is the specialised Karting commission of the FIA, the governing body of world motor sport.

Former Champions of the CIK Stars of Karting Series include V8 Supercar Champion Jamie Whincup, Mark Winterbottom, Ryan Briscoe, Michael Caruso, Tim Slade, Troy Hunt, Andrew Thompson, Phillip Scifleet and Christian Jones.z

ENTRY LIST SO FAR (this does not include paper entries in the mail)
Minimum 40 entries accepted, so get your entries in today

John Reynolds
James Sera
Mathew Nipperess
Mitchell Hewitt
Pierce Lehane
Ben Stewart
Daniel Edmonds
Adam Willison
Jedd Stojakovic
Llain McDougall
Ryan Rannard
Adam Mercer
Mitchell Tulich
Patrick Carter
Gaven Whitmore
Scott goldman
Steven Lintott
Michael Griffiths
Michael Hazelton
Matthew Nicholson
Matthew Boylan
Travis Martin