BRP-Rotax makes history: the Rotax Thunder sets a new milestone

- Races
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From June 30th to July 1st, BRP-Rotax brought the future into the present and started off at full throttle at the very first race of the DEKM (Deutsche Elektro-Kart Meisterschaft).

The eagerly awaited race was held on one of Germany’s most modern motorsport arenas, Oschersleben. 

Peter Ölsinger, BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co KG Vice President Finance and Rotax Propulsion Systems: «We are very proud to be able to set a milestone in kart racing with the Rotax THUNDeR. It is a confirmation for our innovative course towards the future.» 

Manuel Adam, General Manager RIC TECH GmbH: «We successfully entered a new terrain and are looking forward to the next races in Kerpen and Genk, which will take place in July and August.» 

Samuele Mazzini, CEO von S.M.R.E. «We achieved our common, ambitious goal: we laid the foundation for electric karting in a real racing environment.» 

We congratulate the winners:
Philipp Britz,
16-year-old young racer from Saarbrücken won the two races on Saturday.
Dennis Siemens, 16-year-old, from Bielefeld won the first race on Sunday, whereas Lukas Horts- mann from Meerbusch won the second race. 

The upcoming races of the DEKM 2018: 
28th to 29th July 2018 in Kerpen
24th to 26th August 2018 in Genk (BE)


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