Kartsport in New Zealand started around the late 1950's. KartSport New Zealand are compiling a history of kartsport in New Zealand from its inception in 1959 and several articles, photographs and other interesting items are being archived here. There is also an archive of past KartSport New Zealand National and Island Champions plus a vintage kart photos and register.
Famous International Drivers
World famous Formula One driver Stirling Moss seen here having a slight "off" in an early kart from 1961.
Also from 1961 two more very famous drivers Graham Hill (leading) and Jack Brabham (chasing) tuning up for the Silverstone Grand Prix.
New Zealand History
The karts above raced in New Zealand during the 60's and 70's.