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How did the RMC Grand Finals first start?

Helmut Voglsam replied to one of the frequent questions: “How was the Grand Finals first established?” «After the launch of the Rotax MAX engine concept in 1997 the new features in karting like the on-board electric starter in combination with a centrifugal clutch defined a new market segment. The ease of use and outstanding durability of the MAX engine concept attracted quickly a broad customer base which was also interested in racing at controlled expenses.»

«The primary single brand race series with Rotax MAX engines has been organized by the kart track Speedworld/ Austria. Manfred Weissgaerber (at that time Marketing/Rotax Karting) took the learnings from this single brand series and established official Sporting- and Technical Regulations. This was the birth of a single brand racing series called Rotax MAX Challenge. »

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About Vroom International

The international event organized by BRP-Rotax, celebrates its 20th edition in Italy: a week full of entertainment and a gaze to the future. Once again this format leaves its mark. VROOM AWARDS 2019 ROTAX GRAND FINALS - ITALIAN PARTY WSK OPEN CUP - SUCCES AND GREAT EXPECTATIONS ROK THE RIO - VIVA LAS VEGAS LEGENDARY KART - FROM DUST TO THE ALTAR I LOVE KART - HISTORICAL BUT WITHOUT A HISTORY FROM KART TO F1