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15th February 2024

GOPRO ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL CAMERA PARTNER OF KARTING AUSTRALIA

Karting Australia is proud to announce GoPro as its Official Camera Partner, unleashing the power of cutting-edge action cameras to capture the thrilling world of karting.

The exciting collaboration is set to redefine the viewing experience for the sport, providing fans with unprecedented access to the action through onboard hot laps at every round of the SP Tools Australian Kart Championship from some truly unique angles.

GoPro, a globally recognised name in action cameras, will bring its innovative technology to the heart of the Championship. Followers can anticipate an immersive experience as GoPro cameras capture heart-pounding onboard hot laps, providing a unique perspective from the driver’s seat.

This initiative not only promises to elevate the spectator experience but also serves as a testament to GoPro’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of capturing adrenaline-pumping moments.

The high-speed and fiercely competitive KZ2 class will now bear the stamp of GoPro as the presenting sponsor. This collaboration signifies GoPro’s dedication to supporting motorsport at the grassroots level while also showcasing its commitment to excellence in capturing the intensity of karting’s top-tier competition. As the KZ2 class roars onto the track, GoPro’s presence will underscore the brand’s passion for delivering unparalleled visuals in the world of motorsports.

“We are thrilled to embark on this exciting journey with GoPro as the Official Camera Partner of Karting Australia,” said Karting Australia Chief Operating Officer Lee Hanatschek.

“This partnership not only reflects our shared commitment to innovation and excellence but also offers motorsport enthusiasts a true insight into the intensity of the kart racing through the lens of GoPro’s state-of-the-art cameras.”

The 2024 Australian Summer Series welcomes GoPro as the co-presenting partner. Known for its unique race formats and challenges, the series continues to push the boundaries of traditional karting, GoPro will be seamlessly integrated, adding an extra layer of excitement to an already dynamic event. Karting enthusiasts can look forward to witnessing the latest GoPro products in action, capturing every twist and turn of the Series.

“At GoPro, our mission is to capture incredible moments, and what better way to showcase the thrill of karting than through the lens of our cutting-edge cameras,” said GoPro’s Carlos McCarthy.

“We are excited to partner with Karting Australia and bring the excitement of each race to life with onboard hot laps and immersive content, allowing fans to experience the adrenaline in a whole new way.”

The opening round of the 2024 SP Tools Australian Kart Championship presented by Castrol is set to take to the Bolivar Raceway in South Australia next week (February 22-25) with 375 competitors will be lining up on the grid in eight categories.