Tech Update: TM 2021-001

TM Update 2021-001 December 9, 2020 The following Tech Updates were approved by the Board of Trustees, and are effective immediately. TM 214.5 BRIGGS 206 JUNIOR Typo Correction in 2021/2022 Tech Manual: Change Kart numbers to 200-299 series. TM 625 IAME SWIFT 60cc TM 625.11 SPARK PLUS ADD: Indexing washer or temp gauge washer allowed, […]

World Karting Association Tech Manual Cover Design Winner: Elizabeth Phillips

In yet another way to involve the World Karting Association (WKA) membership base, WKA ran the second ever “Design the Tech Manual Cover” contest. Bringing team owners, mechanics, drivers and family into the design process, the clear winner for the second year in a row was Elizabeth Phillips. “Elizabeth produced the best Tech Manual cover […]

Tech Update: TM 2020-005

TM Update 2020-005 September 9, 2020 The following Tech Updates were approved by the Board of Trustees, and are effective immediately. TM 504.3 – BURETTE SPECIFICATION Test must be performed with a glass Certified or Calibrated “Grade A” burette with a Teflon stopcock. Add: or certified digital equivalent. Download TM Update 2020-005 (.pdf)

Tech Update: TM 2020-004

TM Update 2020-004 August 11, 2020 The following Tech Updates were approved by the Board of Trustees, and are effective immediately.  TM 104.3 ENTRY FOR PRACTICE Change to: A competitor must be entered in at least one class before going onto the track for official practice, qualify, or racing. Failure to do so may result […]

Cash or Credit Awarded to WKA Tech Manual Cover Contest Winner

It is that time of the year again. With the crazy 2020 more than halfway complete, the World Karting Association (WKA) staff is already working on plans for 2021. With the first event of next year less than five months away, the WKA Tech Manual is the first order of business to be finalized giving […]