Dunlop KT14-W13 Chosen for Next Wet Tyre
KartSport New Zealand is pleased to announce that the Dunlop KT14-W13 has been chosen for the next restricted Wet Tyre contract period. The tyre will be distributed in New Zealand by Lascom Motorsport.
The contract period is for four years ( 1 year longer than previous contract) from 1-1-18 to 31-12-21.
To help ease the transition for competitors, the current Dunlop KT12-SLW2 Wet tyre will remain eligible for all Club Day (Group F events) competition until 31-12-18. I.E. either tyre model can be used for Club Day competition from 1-1-18 to 31-12-18 inclusive.
Rule change details are published in Rule Changes Issue 2017-1.
The Japanese made Dunlop KT14-W13 is a currently CIK-FIA homologated tyre, speed rated to 200kph maximum and thus also suitable for optional use in KZ2 and Open classes.
The Dunlop KT14-W13 is a current Spec wet tyre for the following Karting Australia classes: KA3, Junior Performance, KA2 and TaG125 Restricted.
The retail prices (fixed until 31-12-21) will be $345.90 (incl GST) per full set and $320.60 (incl GST) per Cadet set.