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Karting in Portugal

Portugal, for those of you who already forgot your geography lessons, is a small, very old and the westernmost european country in the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain and the Atlantic Ocean. It has 9.5 million inhabitants and its about the same size of Maine. Its was a country of immigration in the past and there […]

Karting in Holland

Here is some info about karting in Holland (aka Netherlands, aka Nederland) in 90s. Karting is really booming in the Netherlands, especially in the last two years. That has everything to do with countryman Jos Verstappen, competing successfully in Formula One (being teammate to World Champion Schumacher in 1994). Indoor tracks are being opened in […]

Karting in Norway

Some words about karting in Norway in 1996 Norway is situated north in Europe, and is a country with almost 4.5 million citizens. We have a long winter here, so the karting season is from April to October. In some places even shorter! This means we have a long season for preparing and planning ahead. […]