Last year’s Junior winner and RMC Grand Finals #3 Kai Rillaerts gave the local chassis brand Sodikart a historic result in the European Rotax series, taking victory in Senior MAX to lead the RMC Euro Trophy points going into his home race in Mariembourg. The two races for the all-important points confirmed the strength of the current championship front-runners and also defined the numerous challengers in each of the seven Rotax classes.
Event winners of Round 2 in France:
Mini MAX – Boaz Maximov (NED)
Junior MAX – Ethan Jeff-Hall (GBR)
Senior MAX – Kai Rillaerts (BEL)
DD2 – Mark Kimber (GBR)
The first stage of the weekend at the Val d’Argenton circuit has already determined the various grids for the Finals taking place Sunday. In addition to the five Rotax MAX engine classes, the new Project E20 Junior plus the E20 Senior categories reach their mid-series point in the season.
Current championship leader Boaz Maximov (Bouvin Power) turned the tables this time around on the initial event pole-sitter Paul Schoen, setting a best lap of 55.431 to be 0.069 seconds...
The second round of the Rotax MAX Challenge Euro Trophy 2022 hits the track this weekend at one of the most beautiful karting circuits in France – Val d’Argenton from May 27-29. With almost 150 competitors joining the grid, the drivers are travelling from 23 different countries to race. (by Jen Wade)
It will be an awakening for the 1,280-metre venue, known in its 30 year history for hosting numerous other prestigious events where many successful drivers competed, including Formula One world...