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Formula 2000 Racing Class
Formula 2000 Racing Class

My 14th Birthday gift. 1-Day Racing School class @ Bertil Roos Racing School - Pocono Raceway in a Formula 2000 race car. My first time ever driving a car and first time using a stick shift & clutch (other than on my racing simulator). A lot to learn including: a...

#Racelife Spotlight – WKA
#Racelife Spotlight – WKA

  #Racelife Spotlight  < --- Click on link or photo to READ the interview. Thanks to World Karting Association (WKA) for this cool interview. (Ben Maier, Thomas Annunziata Jr. and me - Summer 2017: New Castle Motorsports Park, Indiana)   "Safety...

Rutgers Formula Racing Team
Rutgers Formula Racing Team

KidzSpeed and F-Series racer, Yuritsa Dirpaul, went to Rutgers University in New Jersey to meet the Rutgers Formula Racing team - Engineering students who design, build and compete in Formula SAE. We learned a lot and had a great time. Stay tuned for the video...

My Starting Grid Spotlight
My Starting Grid Spotlight

  Click:   ---->    Twitter link    |  YouTube Link Starting Grid is proud to introduce 8 year old racing personality Christian Rutty. Christian is a serious up-and-coming karter from New Jersey, as well as the host of...

Kart Stars Game/App for IOS
Kart Stars Game/App for IOS

Kart Stars   Kart Stars. This a really FUN game to play on your iPad or iPhone. It's kind of addictive. Try it and let me know what you think?               ~Christian   Facebook page:...

KidzSpeed Academy
KidzSpeed Academy

Attention NY, NJ, and PA, tri-state area. I am proud to announce the start of KidzSpeed Academy,  "Introduction to Karting" classes, for ages 5-14, taught by experienced instructors at Englishtown, Raceway Park in Old Bridge, NJ, Wednesdays at 3:00 P.M. In addition,...

The 2014 racing season
The 2014 racing season

The 2014 racing season has started. I can't wait to get back on the track and race.  My kart is tuned and adjusted, since I grew a little since last year.  We have a trailer to haul the go kart and I have a new helmet.  My trailer is fun and we can get...

Austin Riley – Racing with Autism
Austin Riley – Racing with Autism

      This is Austin Riley, a three time champion kart racer from Canada.  He is 14 years old.  Austin drives really great and when he was my age, he raced a MicroMax kart just like me.   Austin is a very special kid.  In a lot of ways, he and I are...

The 2013 kart racing season is coming to a close
The 2013 kart racing season is coming to a close

Saturday This past Saturday was my first visit to Oakland Valley Race Park. It was their last race of the season and the NY State Rotax finals. During warmup for the qualifying lap, the kart in front of me spun out and I went into him at near full speed. I hurt my...

Pierce & Chistian a.k.a Jensen Button & Lewis Hamilton
Pierce & Chistian a.k.a Jensen Button & Lewis Hamilton

Racing practice with my friend, Pierce. Our Dads call us Lewis Hamilton and Jensen Button from the Tooned DVD animated series. I guess it's because we're always racing against each other all the time - on Razor scooters, the iPad, our Go Karts and even in the bathroom...

Cadet Kart racer interviews
Cadet Kart racer interviews

A few of the Cadet Kart racers shared what they love about go kart racing at the end of the day. We're just having fun.  F1 - NJMP Compressed Air Series #8 Video link:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69O-aaK_RUI Alfonso, Chloe, Justin, Sufyan, Pierce, Ranya and Livia...

Grand Prix of Baltimore 2013
Grand Prix of Baltimore 2013

This was my 3rd year attending this race and wow, what a race through the streets of downtown Baltimore's Inner Harbor! I met so many nice people and a few racers including;  - Graham Rahal signed my hat. His Dad,racing legend, Bobby Rahal, was there signing...

Racing at NJMP – Compressed Air Series #7
Racing at NJMP – Compressed Air Series #7

August 25th I went racing at my favorite US track - New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP).  It was a great day of racing.  A sunny 78 degree day, a great track and I met some really cool kids.  That day they had over 8 Kid Karts competing.  The NJMP staff was really...

KidzSpeed goes to Pole Position Raceway

KidzSpeed went to Pole Position Raceway to try indoor karting.  I thought it would be a great chance to improve my racing skills.  The cars are electric and the track is smaller than I am used to.  The tighter turns and smaller track helped me to improve my driving...

Yves Rossy, “The JetMan”
Yves Rossy, “The JetMan”

Yves Rossy, "The JetMan" is my favorite stunt pilot. He and his jet propelled wing have flown all over the world. Recently he flew here in the US next to a B-17 bomber over Wisconsin and he appeared at the Reno air show. Here is a video of him in flying in formation...