EVENT NOTICE US ROTAX GRAND NATIONALS
April 2, 2020
With the ever the uncertain times the world is under now due to the COVID-19 pandemic the 2020 US Rotax Grand Nationals will maintain its original scheduled dates of July 2-5, however the event will move from Pitt International Raceway to the Charlotte Motor Speedway. In a collaborative effort with World Karting Association (WKA) the move was made possible with the intent to stabilize the karting industry during these challenging times will still providing a world-class venue and event.
The event itself will operate on reconstructed famous .7 of a mile circuit located within turns 3 and 4 of the speedway complex under the management of Stars & Stripes Rotax Racing. The challenging track arguably made North American karting iconic as in the late 90’s it hosted the then North America Championships where drivers such as; Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton, Davide Fore, Marco Ardigo and Jenson Button took to the circuit.
For the Charlotte karting facility in just its first year back in action to host the world famous US Rotax Grand Nationals is something very special as it also marks the 100 years of Rotax! Full event information is available on the www.RaceRotax.com website as final links such as hotel bookings and other logistical information will be coming live very soon. Full event registration is open and live with the full opportunity for drivers to start registering and placing their orders for such items as fuel, oil, and tire vouchers.
“Although the decision was extremely difficult to move our venue from Pitt International Race Complex, the betterment of the sport and competitors was a major factor. The return of karting to the Charlotte Motor Speedway will mark a major move in the sport as we all continue to create more visibility for our existing competitors as well as new potential competitors.” — J3 Management
For any questions regarding the event please visit www.racerotax.com and check out one of the many links or contact our offices at +1 814-864-1846 | info@J3Competition.com
About J3 Competition
J3 Competition is an American based distribution and competition product resale company that focuses on the sector of high-performance kart racing. With a tenure being recognized as a world leader in the development of the karting industry, J3 Competition is the United States distributor of BRP-Rotax products designed for kart racing including; Rotax, XPS lubricants, MoJo tires additionally hosting Rotax Grand Finals Ticket events under the ‘Stars & Stripes’ brand. www.RaceRotax.com | @J3Competition | #RaceRotax | +1 184 864 1846 | Info@J3Competition.com