June 24, 2019

A hot weekend at Fulbeck, very dry and dusty but a great track. Practice had a few ups and down for us, never quite on the pace but two carb rebuilds later and come qualifying on Saturday afternoon we managed 9th in our group and 21st overall from 34 starters. 34 means...

May 20, 2019

Just realised I missed a post last week to update on the Kimbolton Club championship. It wasn't a bad weekend for us with good heat results, making up places in each one, unfortunately in the final I had a problem with the carburettor leaving me with no bottom or top e...

April 30, 2019

We arrived at the circuit on Friday afternoon and were assigned a couple of pitbays large enough to park a truck and set up a awning big enough to run 10 karts out of, and it had electricity and wi-fi! Things were definitely going to be different.

We signed on that day...

April 15, 2019

A good day Saturday practicing, we missed two sessions due to the weather but found our pace was pretty good. We did have concerns about the clutch which was starting to smell like it was overheating but didn't want to revert to the spare engine unless we had to. The a...

April 9, 2019

At the end of April I take part in the first round of the National Championships at PFI in Lincolnshire. My only experience of driving there is in the corporate hire karts so we entered a round of their winter series for a bit of experience in a proper 2 stroke race ka...

March 10, 2019

I've finally gained enough weight to run the kart unrestricted, this means I now have performance at the same place as the others on track (if that makes sense), to do so though requires a lot of ballast on the kart, it's weighing in at around 95 kilos, this should mak...

March 5, 2019

March the 2nd and 3rd saw us return to Little Rissington for the first time in 6 months to compete in the first round of the club championship there. Saturday was a bright and breezy day weather wise and we seemed to have very good pace on a set of old tyres however th...

February 11, 2019

A huge 41 TKM Extreme kart grid for this weekend's club meeting at Kimbolton meany a good chance to measure our competitiveness in our new class, a few Super One champions were in the group.

Practice day was dry but unfortunately our engine had its starter ring gear bre...

February 6, 2019

My blog often references our dog, Marley. He's only been to one kart race meeting at Shenington which he enjoyed greatly. Us? Less so.

Here's a few details of his specification.

Chassis: Unidentified, predominantly Collie and Pomeranian parts with some other random bits...

January 28, 2019

Saturday 19th January was the Hunts Kart Racing Club presentation night where I received my 2nd place trophy for the Junior TKM club championship in 2018. Congratulations to Jack Nicholson for his win and to all the other trophy winners that night.

Thanks to the Committ...

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