Russell Hayes

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Promoted: Inside a karting team

A race weekend in the life of a karting team begins weeks beforehand. We drop in on the squad of Mick Barrett Racing at Whilton Mill

Promoted: The secrets to PF International

As part of our special investigation into the world of karting, we got former karting star and now McLaren GT factory star Ben Barnicoat to walk us round a lap of one of Britain's top tracks, PF International

Promoted: Taking on the European karting scene

The international karting paddock has witnessed its fair share of talented British drivers in recent years

Promoted: Exploring karting’s family tree

It's commonly defined by professional racing drivers as the purest form of motorsport. It's the preferred modern-day stepping stone to a future career in the sport

Promoted: How karting nurtures the future champions

What do Lewis Hamilton (above), Vitantonio Liuzzi, Giedo van der Garde, Jerome d'Ambrosio and Max Verstappen all have in common?

BTCC squad BMR creates front-wheel-drive kart for new academy

British Touring Car Championship squad Team BMR has created a front-engined, front-wheel-drive kart to train drivers for tin-top racing within a planned new motorsport academy

Planned Formula Renault UK return replaced by new Libre concept

The plan to run a revived Formula Renault UK championship has been dropped by the British Automobile Racing Club