ISSUED ON 02-12-16
02-12-16 - MARCO ANGELETTI IS CRG’S NEW MARKETING MANAGER
Marco Angeletti takes on the role of marketing and communication manager at CRG S.p.A. from December 1st.
28-11-16 - CRG AND PEDRO HILTBRAND PART WAYS
Pedro Hiltbrand decided to take on a new experience in his career after the great success obtained at CRG.
23-11-16 - ANOTHER VICTORY FOR CRG: DE CONTO HITTING THE JACKPOT IN VEGAS
Paolo De Conto and CRG Nordam claimed a great victory in KZ2 at the prestigious 20th Skusa SuperNationals in Las Vegas. Robert Marks won S4 and the Skusa Pro Tour title on CRG.
20-11-16 - CRG WORLD CHAMPION WITH HILTBRAND IN BAHRAIN
Pedro Hiltbrand secured the title of OK World Champion on CRG-Parilla, as five CRG drivers finished in the top six. Felice Tiene third after winning Prefinal. The Brazilian Gianluca Petecof was the best of CRG lot in OK Junior, ending close to the podium.
19-11-16 - AWAIT MOUNTING IN BAHRAIN AHEAD OF THE WORLD CHAMP FINALS
Qualifying heats on Friday night highlighted the speed of Paavo Tonteri in category OK, while Petecof, Hauger and O’neill Muth have been shining in OK-Junior. Finals will take place in the night of Saturday November 19th.
18-11-16 - FIRST INDICATIONS FROM BAHRAIN: CRG DRIVERS TO THE FORE
The Sakhir Circuit of Bahrain highlighted the speed of Tonteri and Hintbrand in qualifying of OK, while the Belgian-German O’neill Muth has been very quick in OK-Junior.
15-11-16 - CRG LINING UP STRONG DRIVERS IN BAHRAIN AND IN LAS VEGAS!
The World Championship is back this Saturday November 19th with the closing round of the season for categories OK and OK Junior. CRG is ready to get on track as a protagonist. The 20th edition of the SKUSA SuperNationals will get underway in the same weekend in Las Vegas. Paolo De Conto star in KZ.
01-11-16 - MIRKO TORSELLINI ON THE PODIUM IN KZ2 AT HIS COMEBACK WITH CRG
Torsellini and CRG have been among the most competitive lineups at the 45th Trofeo delle Industrie in KZ2. Dalè also on the podium in P3 as Federer followed in fourth. CRG competitive also in 60 Mini and OK Junior. Tonoli dominated Prodriver Over.
19-10-16 - MIRKO TORSELLINI REJOINS CRG, DEBUT AT THE INDUSTRIE
Mirko Torsellini will be back to CRG for the next KZ international season with the multiple times winner Italian chassis pushed by a TM engine unit.
03-10-16 - SATISFACTION AT CRG FOR THE DEBUT OF A LOT OF YOUNG TALENTS
Several new protagonists have been on track with CRG in OK Junior at the WSK Final Cup held in Adria. Michelotto and Eteki have been among the quickest, alongside Hauger. Joyner and Tonteri among the best of OK. CRG on the podium of Mini with Spina of Team Gamoto.
27-09-16 - CRG AT THE WSK FINAL CUP WITH SOME EXCELLENT DEBUTS
CRG will take to the debut several young drivers at the WSK Final Cup of Adria in Junior, eying the forthcoming appointments and in preparation of season 2017. CRG to field Tonteri and Joyner in OK. Strong presence in Mini with private teams.
26-09-16 - CRG CROWNED CHAMPION IN SPAIN AND PORTUGAL WITH ANDRIJ PITS
CRG, Andrij Pits and Team FCK won the Spanish X30 Senior Championship and the Portuguese X30 Super.
25-09-16 - STUNNING CRG IN KERPEN! 4 OUT OF 4 TITLES IN DKM
CRG claimed all available titles in the closing stage of the German Championship DKM. Jorrit Pex victorious in KZ2, Max Tubben in KZ2 Cup, Paavo Tonteri in OK and Dennis Hauger in OK Junior.
22-09-16 - CRG TAKES THE WIN AT THE ADAC KART MASTERS OF WACKERSDORF
Luca Maish and Tim Tröger, both on CRG-Parilla run by CRG TB Racing Team, secured respectively the OK Junior and OK titles in the fifth and closing round of ADAC in Wackersdorf. The closing round of DKM to take place on Sunday September 25th in Kerpen with CRG on top of all categories.
12-09-16 - CRG ÜBER ALLES IN GERMANY AT DKM
CRG obtained a great result also in Germany in the fourth and penultimate round of the DKM, where Pex brothers, back on Tm engine, crushed their rivals in KZ2. Tonteri dominated OK, Hauger ended on top in OK Junior, taking the championship lead and Tubben obtained a fair and square victory in KZ2 Cup.
08-09-16 - CHECKMATE CRG: TWO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN A DAY!
CRG’s result in Kristianstad has been quite remarkable and unprecedented, as the Italian outfit won two world titles in the same day and in the two shifter categories. Adding on to the two European titles secured earlier in the season (OK and KZ2), CRG’s haul reached impressive figures.
05-09-16 - CRG DOMINATES THE KZ AND KZ2 WORLD CHAMPS IN SWEDEN
Paolo De Conto is the new CIK-FIA KZ World Champion, as he won a good final after finding himself in P4 early on. Pedro Hiltbrand secured instead the CIK-FIA KZ2 title in the International Super Cup, after a duel involving also Tiene and Mosca. A whole CRG podium rounded off by Fabian Federer and Benjamin Tornqvist.
03-09-16 - CRG STRONG AT THE SWEDISH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Paolo De Conto confirmed to be the quickest of KZ on CRG-Tm in the heats after the pole position secured in qualifying, as did Pedro Hiltbrand on CRG-Maxter in KZ2. CRG displayed great competitiveness in both categories with all its drivers in Kristianstad.
02-09-16 - SPECTACULAR CRG IN QUALIFYING OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Paolo De Conto (CRG-Tm) claimed the pole position in Sweden’s KZ World Championship leading Jorrit Pex (CRG-Vortex). Pedro Hiltbrand (CRG-Maxter) was quickest in the International Super Cup KZ2 leading team mate Felice Tiene (CRG-Tm). Qualifying heats scheduled for Saturday, as the final stages will follow on Sunday.
29-08-16 - PEDRO HILTBRAND KZ2 SPANISH CHAMPION ON CRG-MAXTER
Pedro Hiltbrand secured his fourth double win in Alcaniz and has been crowned Spanish Champion one race early. He has been running with the support of Kartissimo 2M and Maxter engine by Andreoli.
17-08-16 - CRG SQUAD ALL SET FOR THE FIGHT OF KRISTIANSTAD
Among the novelties of the forthcoming KZ World Championship to be held in Sweden next September 4th, Kozlinski at the start with CRG. The Italian outfit will line up its complete works team with a great presence also in KZ2’s International Super Cup.
02-08-16 - EXCELLENT BALANCE FOR CRG AT THE EUROPEAN CIK-FIA 2016 CHAMPS
CRG reached a series of objectives in the final round of the European Championships in Genk, which brought the Italian outfit once again on top of International Karting. A great level of competitiveness has been displayed in all categories and good performances have been put in by all drivers of the Racing Team.
31-07-16 - CRG, EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS WITH HILTBRAND (OK) AND FEDERER (KZ2)
CRG secured two European CIK-FIA Championships out of the for titles up for grabs in Genk (Belgium). Pedro Hiltbrand won the OK title, as Joyner secured that of vice-champion, Fabian Federer secured the victory of the KZ2 title with Stan Pex vice-champion. Teddy Wilson also put in good race ending on the podium of OK Junior, while Simo Puhakka and Paolo De Conto got on the podium of KZ.
30-07-16 - CRG DRIVERS READY TO GET A GOOD RESULT IN GENK
The CIK-FIA European Championship titles are up for grabs in the final round that is currently underway in Belgium. CRG drivers displayed great competitiveness in all four categories, some nice surprise came from the youngsters of OK Junior.
29-07-16 - CRG DRIVERS TO THE FORE IN GENK’S QUALIFYING
Stunning Camponeschi in KZ, three thousands short of the pole position. Good pole position for Janker in OK, but Joyner and Hiltbrand are ready to fight for the title. Hauger and Meyer very strong in OK Junior, as the KZ2 leader Federer confirmed his speed.
25-07-16 - CRG, GAMES OPEN FOR THE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS IN GENK
The final round of the European KZ, KZ2, OK and OK Junior Championships is scheduled this coming weekend of July 31st in Genk (Belgium). CRG will field the whole works team in all the categories on track in this decisive round for in CIK-FIA European campaign.
17-07-16 - STUNNING VICTORIES FOR CRG IN DKM AT GENK
Paolo De Conto secured a good success in Genk’s KZ2 at the third round of the German Championship. Jorrit Pex, on the podium of Race-2, confirmed to be the classification leader. Janker and Tonteri dominated OK, Dennis Hauger victorious in OK Junior.
11-07-16 - CRG-MAXTER DOMINATING THE SPANISH CHAMP WITH HILTBRAND
Pedro Hiltbrand obtained in Zuera the third double win of the season in as many rounds of the KZ2 Spanish Championship and confirmed his classification lead.
27-06-16 - CRG AT THE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP: WHAT A PERFORMANCE!
Joyner (Zanardi) claimed the victory in Portimao and gained the classification lead. Hiltbrand very good on the podium and currently third in the standings. Hauger among the best of OK Junior, as Wilson who was unlucky in the Final though.
24-06-16 - CRG, THE EUROPEAN CHAMP WEEKEND KICKING OFF IN PORTIMAO
The Algarve Kartodrome of Portimao is the theatre of the penultimate round of the European CIK-FIA Championship for categories OK and OK Junior. CRG to field its full works team in both categories. Amna Al Qubaisi at the debut with CRG in OK.
15-06-16 - CRG DOMINANT IN SPAIN WITH “PEDRITO” HILTBRAND
“Pedrito” Pedro Hiltbrand has dominated KZ2 on CRG-Maxter in Portimao’s second round of the Spanish championship, confirming his classification lead after the victory in the opener of Recas, Toledo.
14-06-16 - CRG, A LOT OF VICTORIES IN GERMANY!
Jorrit Pex claimed the victory and classification lead in Ampfing, with De Conto a double podium, two wins and classification lead for Wiggers in KZ2 Cup, podium and classification lead for Tonteri in OK and first victory for Hauger in OK Junior.
10-06-16 - LONATO, NEW RENTAL KARTING FLEET BY CRG
The Circuit of Lonato is now ready to provide all the karting enthusiasts with a spectacular opportunity thanks to its new rental fleet by CRG. The timing board for promotional company incentive and amateurs events completes the offer. Endurance Races organization will follow shortly.
06-06-16 - CRUSHING VICTORY FOR CRG AT THE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN ADRIA
CRG has been victorious in the CIK-FIA European Championship in Adria, winning 5 races out of the 6 run in the final stages among Prefinals and Finals of KZ2, OK and OK Junior. CRG’s one-two-three in KZ2 has been stunning, with three different engines in the top 3. Title games are now open in all categories.
04-06-16 - CRG, GREAT SURPRISES AT THE EUROPEAN CHAMP IN ADRIA
Uncertain weather and a thunderstorm made things tricky in Adria, but Dennis Hauger has been a great protagonist of OK Junior, Fabrizio Rosati shining in KZ2 and Tonteri in OK.
01-06-16 - CRG AT THE EUROPEAN CHAMP FOR KZ2, OK AND OK JUNIOR IN ADRIA
The second round of the European Championship for categories KZ2, OK and OK Junior will take place in Adria. All CRG drivers will be hunting for success after the opener of Essay and Zuera.
24-05-16 - CRG WITH MEYER ON THE PODIUM OF THE EURO X30J IN CASTELLETTO
The first round of the Euro Series X30 took place in Castelletto and CRG has been protagonist of the event with the young Spanish driver Kilian Meyer, who secured a great second place in the Final.
23-05-16 - CRG DRIVERS FIGHTING A GREAT BATTLE IN THE FINAL ROUND OF WSK
Camponeschi ended fourth in the KZ Championship in the closing round of WSK Super Master Series in Adria. Pollini second in KZ2 by one point. Hiltbrand slipped down to third in OK. Hauger new star of OKJ, Gomez great in Mini.
21-05-16 - CRG DRIVERS PROTAGONISTS OF THE WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES
The fourth and final round of the WSK Super Master is underway at the Adria International Raceway. Hauger strong protagonist of OK Junior, Hiltbrand hunting the title in OK. Good performance by Camponeschi in KZ, troubled start for Pollini with Renda Motorsport. Games open in 60 Mini, as Mallet confirmed his place among the favourites.
20-05-16 - CRG IN ADRIA FOR THE WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES FINAL
The fourth round of the WSK Super Master will award the titles at the Adria International Raceway. Among CRG drivers, Pedro Hiltbrand is leading OK. Giacomo Pollini and Renda Motorsport hunting the victory in KZ2, as Team Gamoto and Evann Mallet in 60 Mini.
17-05-16 - CRG, PODIUM VANISHED IN THE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN ZUERA
CRG drivers put in satisfying performances in the second round of the European KZ Championship and in the opener of OK and OK Junior in Zuera. Only the podium went missing to celebrate the Spanish exit. Paolo De Conto has been shining in KZ until the Final, as did Joyner in OK. Muth and Hauger in the top ten of OK Junior.
16-05-16 - CRG AND LUKASZ BARTOSZUK TRIUMPH IN DD2 AT THE ROTAX EURO
The Polish driver Lukasz Bartoszuk dominated DD2 on CRG in Castelletto’s second round of the Euro Rotax Challenge and took the lead of the classification. Good but unlucky race for Luka Kamali and Oriol Dalmau Caballero. Brand and Cohen defended themselves well in Senior. Kilian Meyer to the fore in Junior.
14-05-16 - CRG SHINING IN THE EUROPEAN CIK-FIA AND IN THE ROTAX EURO
CRG works team had a promising kick off of the weekend. The Italian outfit had to split forces as it will be on track in Zuera (Spain) for the European CIK-FIA KZ, OK and OK Junior Championship and in Castelletto di Branduzzo (Italy) for the Euro Rotax Challenge.
11-05-16 - DOUBLE EUROPEAN ROUND FOR CRG IN ZUERA AND CASTELLETTO
CRG works team will be busy on track this coming weekend in Spain for the European Championship KZ, OK and OK Junior and in Italy for the Rotax Max Euro Challenge in the three categories DD2, Senior and Junior.
07-05-16 - ONE-TWO FOR TEAM GAMOTO RACING IN SINGAPORE
The Sicilian team, on track in collaboration with IS Racing, claimed the victory in “Mini” with Nikhil Bohra and triumphed in Senior DVS with Noorzilan.
03-05-16 - SPECTACULAR CRG AT THE OPENER OF THE GERMAN CHAMPIONSHIP
The drivers competing on CRG chassis have been great protagonists at the circuit of Wackersdorf (Germany) in the first round of the German Championship. Jorrit Pex in KZ2, Max Tubben in Shifterckart Cup, Paavo Tonteri in OK and Dennis Hauger in OK Junior.
24-04-16 - CRG, CAMPONESCHI AND FEDERER ON THE PODIUM AT ESSAY
Flavio Camponeschi took a good second place in KZ at the end of a great comeback race, Paolo De Conto also put in a good performance. Fabian Federer second and on the podium in KZ2.
21-04-16 - CRG HEADING TO ESSAY FOR THE KZ-KZ2 EUROPEAN CHAMPS OPENER
The first round of the KZ and KZ2 European Championship is scheduled for 22-24 April in France. CRG will line up its full squad in the categories where the Italian outfit has 20 continental titles under its belt.
19-04-16 - CRG, LONGHI KICKING OFF THE ITALIAN CHAMP WITH A PODIUM IN KZ2
The 2015 Italian Champion Longhi and team Modena Kart got the podium in the first final of Castelletto. A victory for the new driver of Team Gamoto Spina and a double podium for Mallet in 60 Mini. Graziani and Torreggiani also on the podium in the new ACI Kart Junior, Colombo in Prodriver Over.
04-04-16 - CRG SHINING IN LA CONCA'S WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES
De Conto and Camponeschi great protagonists of KZ in the third of the four rounds of the WSK Super Master Series. Joyner on the podium of OK, Hiltbrand still leading the classification. Wilson and Hauger front runners in OK Junior. Maiden win for Mallet of Team Gamoto in 60 Mini.
31-03-16 - CRG HEADING TO LA CONCA FOR THE WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES
The third round of the WSK Super Master Series will take place at the International Circuit La Conca in the first weekend of April. CRG works team reaches this appointment as a protagonist in all categories.
21-03-16 - CRG ON THE WSK PODIUM WITH HILTBRAND, DE CONTO, POLLINI, BIZZOTTO
Tiene has been the main protagonist of OK but was pushed off track in the Prefinal, Hiltbrand confirmed his classification lead with the victory in Prefinal and the third place in the Final. De Conto on the podium of KZ, Pollini winning KZ2. Bizzotto third in Mini.
19-03-16 - CRG, FELICE TIENE STAR IN SARNO'S WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES
Felice Tiene has been shining in category OK clinching two wins in the heats. Good races also for Pedro Hiltbrand. Paolo De Conto, Flavio Camponeschi and Simo Puhakka confirmed themselves among the main protagonists of KZ. OK Junior drivers ready to get a lot of positions back.
18-03-16 - CRG IN SARNO FOR THE SECOND ROUND OF THE WSK SUPER MASTER
The second round of the WSK Super Master Series is underway in Sarno. Great presence of CRG drivers in all categories. Qualifying heats are scheduled for Saturday 19 March, Prefinals and Finals in Live Streaming on Sunday 20 March.
15-03-16 - WINNING PERFORMANCES FOR ALL CRG DRIVERS IN THE MARGUTTI TROPHY
CRG and Giacomo Pollini claimed the win in KZ2 at the 27th Andrea Margutti Trophy held at South Garda Karting of Lonato. Good debut for Petecof, Serravalle and Chovet in OK Junior. Mallet and team Gamoto close to the victory in 60 Mini.
07-03-16 - CRG AND ITS DRIVERS AMONG THE MAIN PROTAGONISTS OF THE WSK
CRG drivers have been protagonists in all categories on track in Castelletto di Branduzzo. De Conto on the podium of KZ, Stan Pex first in KZ2, Hiltbrand leading the OK Championship, Hauger and Wilson strong runs in OK Junior, while Putera got on the podium of Mini with Gamoto.
05-03-16 - WSK IN CASTELLETTO: HEATS SUSPENDED DUE TO BAD WEATHER
Snow and ice forced organizers to suspend Saturday heats at the Circuit 7 Laghi of Castelletto. Final stages on Sunday with a new programme of Prefinals and Finals.
04-03-16 - CRG-MAXTER, DE CONTO A MISSILE IN CASTELLETTO!
De Conto claimed a stunning pole position in KZ at the WSK Super Master Series opener, Camponeschi fourth absolute. Hiltbrand among the quickest of OK. Dennis Hauger and Teddy Wilson showing good speed in OK Junior.
02-03-16 - CRG IN CASTELLETTO FOR THE WSK SUPER MASTER SERIES
The WSK Super Master Series is about to kick off with the first round of Castelletto di Branduzzo. CRG is going to field the whole works team and some new arrivals, like Teddy Wilson in OK Junior, Hannes Janker and Richard Verschoor in OK. Complete lineup also in KZ and KZ2 with all teams' champions on track. A lot of CRG drivers in Mini too.
22-02-16 - WINTER CUP: CRG PROTAGONIST, BUT NOT VERY LUCKY
The 21st edition of the Winter Cup highlighted the speed of CRG drivers in all categories, but this time around they could not hit the big target for several reasons. Positive indications in Junior with Dennis Hauger showing a great growth and in Mini with the podium secured by Mallet and team Gamoto.
18-02-16 - CRG ON TRACK IN LONATO AT THE 21ST WINTER CUP
The protagonists of CRG works team will be in Lonato for the 21st edition of the Winter Cup in the weekend of February 21st. Top class lineups in KZ2, OK and OK Junior. Numerous participation also in Mini Rok with private teams.
15-02-16 - RIGHT THE FIRST ONE: CRG WINS THE ROTAX DD2 IN VALENCIA
Spectacular win for Ed Brand and CRG in DD2 at Valencia's Winter Cup, that was the first Rotax round in Europe. Podium rounded up by the Polish driver Slawomir Muranski. Tough luck in Senior and Junior for the other CRG drivers. The next rounds of Rotax.
13-02-16 - CRG SCORING ANOTHER BIG HIT: RICHARD VERSCHOOR WITH CRG KEIJZER
The strong Dutch Richard Verschoor is a CRG driver. He will debut with team CRG Keijzer in the 2016 international season of KF and KZ.
12-02-16 - CRG ANNUNCES THE BRAZILIAN GIANLUCA PETECOF IN OKJ
The young Brazilian driver Gianluca Petecof joined CRG Racing Team in OK Junior. His debut will be at the Trofeo Andrea Margutti before running the WSK Super Master Series, European Championship and the CIK-FIA World Championship.
11-02-16 - CRG OPENS A NEW BRANCH IN SPAIN CREATING CRG-SPAIN
CRG is increasing its presence on the territory opening new branches. CRG Spain will in fact join CRG Nordam and CRG Great Britain to provide customers with an easier and more direct access to CRG products.
07-02-16 - CRG-MAXTER AND DE CONTO STAR PERFORMERS OF THE WSK CHAMPIONS
De Conto on CRG-Maxter won a spectacular Final in Adria's first international round of KZ. Positive performances put in by all CRG drivers. Good race for Pex, fourth. Great Camponeschi and Tonteri in OK. A technical problem slowed down Tiene instead. Lloveras had to retire. Joyner handed a 10s penalty, similar fate to Hauger in OKJ. Skocdopole excellent in Mini.
04-02-16 - CRG KICKING OFF ITS 2016 SEASON AT THE WSK CHAMPIONS CUP OF ADRIA
CRG will line up a good number of drivers in all categories at the opening of WSK races in Adria during the weekend of 7th February. The KZ World Champion Jorrit Pex and the Vice-Champion Paolo De Conto will be on track, as the new European Champion Flavio Camponeschi, who is set to make his debut with CRG in OK.
31-01-16 - GREAT PERFORMANCE BY CRG DRIVERS AT THE FLORIDA WINTER TOUR
The Spanish driver Kilian Meyer of CRG Nordam claimed the fourth place in the first round of the Rotax Max Challenge in Homestead, after fighting for the victory. His fellow countryman Mauricio Van der Laan has been among the protagonists of Senior and ended seventh. Christian Brooks 13th after holding P6. Good performance by Enzo Scionti in Micro Max. Jack Crawford 18th in Rotax Mini.
20-01-16 - CRG, DE CONTO AND ELLIOTT TRIUMPH IN MEXICO
Paolo De Conto won the Grand Prix International Wing's Army of GP1 in Guadalajara on the CRG Road Rebel chassis. Simo Puhakka ended fourth. Darren Elliot claimed the win in GP4.
14-01-16 - CRG AT THE OFFENBACH'S EXHIBITION
The new CRG products will be introduced at the Offenbach's Exhibition next 16 and 17 January. Under the spotlight, the new range of racing chassis, the Centurion rental line, the electric kart and the new Maxter MXS-2 engines.
13-01-16 - NICO ROSBERG BACK TO KARTING WITH CRG IN ADRIA
The Mercedes F1 driver has run a test, together with the new CRG driver Flavio Camponeschi, on the CRG KZ Road Rebel chassis powered by Maxter.
05-01-16 - CRG WELCOMES BACK DINO CHIESA
The Italian factory announced the great comeback of Dino Chiesa as team principal.
01-01-16 - FLAVIO CAMPONESCHI IS A CRG DRIVER
Flavio Camponeschi works driver of the CRG Racing Team from 2016. A KF1 World Championship and two titles of European Champion of KZ in 2015 and of KF2 in 2008 under the belt of the Italian driver.
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