The stage is set for another gruelling test of motor racing prowess as the second round of the Bahrain Karting Enduro Championship (BKEC) takes place Saturday at BIC. bA grid of no less than 11 entrants is set to compete in the highly anticipated six-hour event. They will be battling it out for placing in four classes, including the Overall, Pro, Corporate and Nations.
Racing will take place along BIKC’s 1.414-kilometre Commission Internationale de Karting (CIK) Track. The drivers will be behind the wheel of identical 390cc Sodi GT4R go-karts. Sign-in for competitors on Saturday is scheduled to be held from 7.30am to 9 am. A Drivers’ Briefing will then be held at 9.05am, after which the on-track action begins with Qualifying Practice at 9.50am.The 2018/2019 BKEC is set to be a hotly contested series featuring four hugely exciting rounds.
The season-opening meeting was held in October 2018 as a three-hour race. Round three will be a 12-hour event, while the year’s ultimate challenge, the championship finale and the most highly anticipated event of the season: the 24-hour fourth round. For more information on any of these events, visit www.bahrain-karting.com.