An exciting electronic kart race is expected to take place at the Circuito Internacional Paladino from November 25th to December 1st, 2018, to showcase the new way of kart racing.
“We are pleased to announce that the 2018 FIA-Americas 2018 E-Karting Cup and the 2018 DEKM Rotax Finals will be held during the Brazilian Rotax MAX Challenge Finals (RMCGF),” said Rotax Vice President Peter Oelsinger. . Advance systems and finance and general manager of RIC TECH GmbH.
The electronic kart that will appear in the electronic kart competition will be Rotax THUNDeR, which has been used in the German electric kart championship DEKM (Deutsche Elektro-Kart-Meisterschaft) this year.
The Rotax THUNDeR power unit was developed by RIC TECH GmbH in cooperation with IET S.p.A., a subsidiary of S.M.R.E., using a specially designed Sodi chassis based on Sigma DD2.
RIC TECH GmbH is a joint venture of S.M.R.E. S.p.A. is a leading company specializing in the development of high-tech solutions for electric vehicles and a leader in the production and development of engines and recreational vehicles, BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG.
The competition will be included in the RMCGF schedule; for example, registration, car inspection and other processes will be supported by the Rotax team during the Circuito Internacional Paladino finals from November 24th to December 1st, 2018.
The team of the FIA-Americas E-Karting Cup in 2018 consists of 16 drivers. “The four best drivers of the 2018 American International Automobile Federation – America’s Electronic Karting Cup will compete on Sunday and Monday and will be eligible to participate in the 2018 DEKM Rotax Finals, which will be held on Saturday. RMCGF “, tell Oelsinger.
In the next few days, the DEKM team – 12 drivers from Germany and four qualified drivers from South America – will concentrate their racing activities to reach the highest glory of the electronic kart race week – DEKM of the last game Rotax Grand Finals 2018 is on Saturday, December 1, 2018.
“We know this will be a challenging time for our team, as we have a very accurate timeline during the Rotax MAX Challenge Finals, but this is the latest technology for Rotax THUNDeR and Rotax and IET. A great opportunity to showcase the kart to the world during this wonderful event.”