PR: Winning Ways Continue for Prime Powerteam

Only two weeks after taking race wins the opening round the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, Prime Powerteam was back at it again at the second stop of the ECKC, this time in the province of Quebec. Once again fielding one of the largest teams of drivers in the paddock, Prime…

PR: 11 Podiums for Prime Powerteam at ECKC Goodwood!

The first round of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship was a major success for Prime Powerteam. Working together as a full team unit, in the many different weather conditions, Prime drivers powered by BirelART karts secured 11 podium results at Goodwood Kartways with nine different drivers taking home trophies. The…

Prime Powerteam Hunting for Championships in 2017

Prime Powerteam will be looking for race wins and championships in literally all classes this season. A strong start to the year for Prime Powerteam included a podium appearance at the Florida Winter Tour and the Hamilton, Ontario based race team is hungry to continue the momentum when the Canadian…

Clark Joins Prime Powerteam for FWT Palm Beach

Round two of the Florida Winter Tour is already here and the Prime Powerteam has added two more drivers to their roster for the ROK Cup weekend. Taking to the Palm Beach Karting facility this weekend, Mackenzie Clark and Marcello Paniccia join Ethan Simioni under the Prime tent for the…

Prime Powerteam Pumped to Finally Go Racing with BirelART

It has been full throttle for the Prime Powerteam since their announced switch to the BirelART chassis line. Spending nearly every day in the race shop and at a flyaway test, Trevor Wickens and his crew are pumped to finally go racing. The winter season officially kicks off this weekend…

Prime Powerteam Enjoys First Shakedown of BirelART Chassis at FWT Winter Collective

It wasn’t long after the announcement that Trevor Wickens’ Prime Powerteam would be racing aboard BirelART chassis in 2017 that they got the chance to shakedown their new products. Taking part in the Florida Winter Tour Winter Collective test at Homestead Karting this past weekend, Wickens worked with team driver…

Wickens: “BirelART share the same passion for karting and relentless desire to win races as I do”

In an announcement almost as unexpected as Nico Rosberg’s retirement from Formula 1, one of Canada’s most powerful race teams and team managers has switched chassis manufacturers for 2017 and beyond as Maranello North America becomes Prime Powerteam, the newest distributor for the BirelART chassis line. For Trevor Wickens, who…

Trevor Wickens and Prime Powerteam Become BirelART Race Team and Distributor

There will be a few more red and white go-karts on the grid in 2017. Trevor Wickens, manager of Maranello North America, has shifted gears for the new year, adopting the BirelART brand for his race team and chassis dealership. Wickens, who has operated as Maranello North America for much…

Vegas Vacation Next Up for Maranello North America

Four drivers to represent the Maranello brand at the US Open of Las Vegas. To close out their very busy race season, Maranello North America has travelled to the city that never sleeps to compete in a spectacular event, the US Open of Las Vegas. Tackling a temporary track in…

PR: Maranello North America Claims 3 Victories and 7 Podiums in ECKC Season Opener

It was superb start to the season for Maranello North America as the team full of 18 drivers took part in the opening round of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship at Goodwood Kartways. After two days of racing action, team drivers claimed three victories and seven podium appearances with every…